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Toni Basil’s Greatest Hits

Toni Basil’s Greatest Hits

Back in 1966, Toni Basil recorded her debut single, “I’m 28,” in which she expresses horror at the onset of maturity: “I don’t want to finish up alone in a rocking chair.” She meant it. Now 70, the former go-go dancer is still on the go. The week after our interview, she’s scheduled to fly to New York for the closing of Bette Midler’s recent Broadway engagement. She’s got a hold on the following week to shoot a TV commercial. Street dance competitions around the globe regularly invite her to judge young h