The 80s: ‘Wendy & Lisa’

Any true Prince fan—as well as anyone who saw the movie Purple Rain—is more than likely familiar with the duo of Wendy and Lisa, two California natives who’ve known each other since childhood. Lisa Coleman, daughter of the well known […]

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The 80s: ‘Stir Crazy’

In 1980, Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder hit the big screen in the Sidney Poitier-directed comedy Stir Crazy, the story of two friends, one


The 80s: ‘Guy’

In 1988, the group Guy released their self-titled, debut album, an album which pretty much solidified the fact that the New Jack Swing sound


The 80s: Pat Benatar ‘Live From Earth’

Trailblazing rocker Pat Benatar was born Patricia Andrzejewski in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Lindenhurst, Long Island. Known worldwide for hit songs such as


The Producers: Hugh Padgham

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For decades, the name Hugh Padgham has been synonymous with groundbreaking, award winning music.  The 60-year-old Buckinghamshire, England native

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The ‘80s: The Time’s ‘What Time Is It?’

With the exclamation of the phrase “What time is it?,” Morris Day, frontman of the Minneapolis band The Time, kicks off the group’s sophomore


Academy Award Winning Musical Favorites

Hollywood is buzzing with anticipation of the soon to be announced winners of the 87th Academy Awards, airing Sunday, February 22 on ABC, and


The 80s: Aretha Franklin’s ‘Jump To It’

Many artists dream of the opportunity to one day work with a person who inspired them, and for singer Luther Vandross that dream came


The 80s: Breakfast Club

When discussing the music and movies of the 1980s, there can be a bit of confusion regarding today’s entrant. 


The 80s: Scandal featuring Patty Smyth

These days, the word scandal conjures up images of prime time Thursday night television, but in the 1980s it was the name of a

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