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’m not sure what the weather is like in your part of the world, but it’s raining where I live (the swamps), and I’m presently fashioning an ark from old beer cans and used gum. The weather’s got me in the mood for some songs that will compliment the dreary day outside. Here now, I …

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Any of my UK friends remember this very July 16, 1984? Followup question: Do I have any UK friends? If you do remember that day, it’s because you’d probably just purchased the incredible debut album Diamond Life from the phenomenal band, Sade, (which included lead singer Sade.) Confused? Don’t be. It’s rather simple! The singer, Sade, formed …

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