Let's Make Mixtapes

Keeping your childhood pop icons alive…even the ones you thought were dead.

Sifting through all the 90s club music I danced (poorly) to, I was delighted to come across Culture Beat‘s “Mr. Vain.” The dance hit would reach number 1 in 8 countries and give the group–led at the time by vocalist Tania Evans and rapper Jay Supreme–their biggest hit ever.

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If, like me, you spent more time on your sick moves than on thinking about the future (or paying rent), then you’ll recall there was a followup to the song from that same 1993 album, Serenity. While it wasn’t a “Mr. Vain”-level hit in the U.S., it shot up the charts across the globe. Check it out:

 

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