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

Ah, July 1992…it was the month when Whitney Houston married Bobby Brown. It was also the month that Guns ‘N Roses‘ song “November Rain” became the longest-running song to enter the Billboard top 20. And most importantly, these songs were at the tippy-top of the Billboard charts this very week of July 1992… On the …

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Before Björk was Björk, she was part of a pretty great Icelandic alternative band known as The Sugarcubes. The band was formed in 1986 and, much to their own surprise, had a hit right out of the gate with their debut album Life’s Too Good. Of course, Björk was a recording artist before and long after The Sugarcubes, recording her first …

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Here are my thoughts on Depeche Mode: I. Love. Them. One might say “I Just Can’t Get Enough.” Sorry, I can’t stop myself. (And, after all, “People are People”…ho! Somebody stop me. Please.) If you’re still reading, then know this…I could fill five hundred articles with great deep cuts from Depeche Mode. But let’s start …

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