Let's Make Mixtapes

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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I just finished listening to the new TLC album (So glad they’re back! RIP Left Eye!) and it got me thinking about my favorite TLC songs which reminded me of the phenomenal album CrazySexyCool which contained the phenomenal cover of Prince‘s “If I Was Your Girlfriend,” and well…here we are. Without much more ado, here …

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We’ve reached the center of summer (and, for some, what feels like the center of the sun), and that means it’s barbecue time! So whether you’re a rib master or a “floating in the pool and waiting to be served ribs” master, here’s a lil’ mixtape we’ve prepared to keep the ribs hot and the …

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Imagine, if you will, growing up in a town of less than 200 people which spanned three blocks by four blocks, surrounded by cornfields. That was my childhood. Trying to picture that? Ok, it wasn’t that bad. But you can bet that when I turned 18, I packed up my boombox (with the nifty sliding …

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