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The ‘80s: The Top 10 Songs of 1988

In 1988, the feature films Diehard and School Daze hit the big screen, a gallon of gas cost about $.91, Vice President George H. W. Bush defeated Governor Michael Dukakis of Massachusetts in the United States presidential election, and some […]

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The Great Debate: Beyoncé vs. Janet Jackson

It’s customary for music-loving individuals to debate which songs, albums, and artists they consider the best, especially when comparing one artist head-to-head with another.

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The ‘80s: Roxy Music’s ‘Avalon’

In 1982, the English rock group Roxy Music released their 8th studio album, Avalon. This wound up being the band’s final album before

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Soul Retrospective: George Benson

In 1954, George Benson (then known as Little Georgie) released a single for RCA called "She Makes Me Mad." The multi-talented guitarist/singer

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The ‘80s: Remembering Glenn Frey

There’s no question that the Eagles were one of the most popular groups of the 1970s, and a great deal of the

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Soul Retrospective: The Main Ingredient

The much-loved group, The Main Ingredient, went through a few changes before they became one R&B music's favorite acts. The group was

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The ‘80s: David Bowie

For writers, music critics, record companies, music charts, streaming services, and of course music fans, labels are somewhat of a necessary evil.  Rock, R&B,

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The ‘80s: Steve Winwood’s ‘Back In The High Life’

English musician Steve Winwood was pushing 40 years old when he released his 1986 solo album, Back In The High Life. By

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ASCAP’s Top 10 New Pop Holiday Favorites

What do The Temptations’ “Silent Night,” The Jackson 5’s “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town,” and Donny Hathaway’s “This Christmas” have in common? They’re

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The ‘80s: Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Born in the U.S.A.’

Bruce Springsteen was no stranger to music fans, critics, or the charts in 1984 when he released Born in the U.S.A., but it



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