Let's Make Mixtapes

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

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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You know those artists who are really talented at a really young age? The ones who make you–regardless of your age–feel as though you’ve wasted your life? Let’s talk about Tevin Campbell, shall we? Tevin released 4 studio albums from 1991 to 1999. His debut, T.E.V.I.N., reached number 38 on the U.S. charts (#5 on the R&B …

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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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