THEME: SINGERS AND SONGWRITERS


ACROSS


1. “____ of time”


6. Federal Communications Commission


9. Frosh, next year


13. “Vamos a la ____”


14. *Don McLean: “A long, long time ____…”


15. Par on a short golf hole


16. Whatsoever


17. Steadfast Soldier’s material


18. Art class support


19. Classical music composition, pl.


21. *One of his hits is a stadium favorite


23. *Paul McCartney’s 2013 album


24. Fat Man or Little Boy


25. Cul de ____


28. Prince of India


30. *”I Will Always Love You” creator


35. “Goodness gracious!”


37. *Chuck Berry’s “____ Over Beethoven”


39. Bird-made fertilizer


40. Beginner


41. Interior designer’s field


43. Come clean, with “up”


44. Meat jelly dish


46. Ad staple


47. What refugees do


48. *Best selling artist in 2000s in U.S.


50. Type of tide


52. Pig pen


53. #34 Down, alt. spelling


55. Bird word


57. *King of Pop


61. *Bruce Springsteen


65. “Farewell” from Emmanuel Macron


66. Bonanza find


68. Cone shaped dwelling


69. Dust-related allergy trigger, pl.


70. “Days of ____ Lives”


71. *Soul singer-songwriter Hayes


72. Pavlova’s pas


73. X


74. Smallest units of life


DOWN


1. Pampering places


2. Chorus member


3. Indian flatbread


4. *He’s “Tangled Up in Blue”


5. Salt merchant


6. *”____” Domino


7. Computer-generated imagery


8. Urban dwelling


9. A fake in bed


10. Guesstimate phrase


11. Hammer part


12. Retained


15. Lipton package


20. Grammy, e.g.


22. Mischievous little rascal


24. Theater tier


25. Caterpillar hairs


26. Discrimination against seniors


27. Plural of carpus


29. *Piano man


31. 1600s neck wear


32. Chinese weight units


33. Beginning of illness


34. Offensively curious


36. “How you ____?”


38. Opera house box


42. House pest


45. Population count


49. Cow call


51. Kind of license


54. Condescending one


56. Falstaffian in body


57. Impromptu performances


58. Miners’ passage


59. Give a quote


60. *Neil Young: “____ on rockin’ in the free world”


61. Type of seabird


62. October stone


63. *”Kiss From a Rose” singer-songwriter


64. Abbreviated seconds


67. “The Murders in the ___ Morgue”