Friday, August 23, 2019

Feel the Vibrations with Mr. Excitement: Jackie Wilson’s Last Top Tenner Hits

A stalwart in the music genre of soul and R&B, Jack Leroy Wilson, more popularly known as Jackie Wilson, was an influential performer who made waves with his unique singing voice and thrilling dance...

Tejano Icon Selena Quintanilla’s Life Story to Become a Series on Netflix

Tejano legend Selena Quintanilla’s life is finally going to receive the much-deserved spotlight – a series that may be long-overdue has been greenlighted by streaming service giant Netflix in collaboration with the family of...

Reliving John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s Life Through “Imagine John Yoko”

John Lennon’s 1971 “Imagine” album was perhaps his greatest work of all times and one that left a massive impact on the music industry. Three years before the death anniversary of the former Beatles...

The Legacy of ABBA’s Greatest Pop Hit ‘Dancing Queen’

Chances are, you’ve probably heard of ABBA’s “Dancing Queen” one way or another – from being the background song in your aunt’s 45th birthday party to your mom’s high school reunion, to the radio...

From John Lennon to Paul McCartney: Shocking Conspiracy Theories of the Music Industry

If there is one thing crazier on the internet than a viral video of a talking dog, it’s the spooky conspiracy theories that abound forums. Fueled by internet trolls’ wild imagination and possible boredom,...

The Gore and Glory of ’90s Grunge: Musicians Who Left Too Soon

A big chunk of the ’90s music scene is all about grunge rock. A fusion of punk music and heavy metal—the genre filled radio stations with angsty songs that resonate to the ideals of...

The Impact of Beatles’ White Album on Late ‘80s Alternative Rock

The Beatles have long disbanded but their impact on the music industry can be felt to this day. Particularly, it is the band’s “White Album” – which gets its name because of the minimalistic...

Magnifico! Bohemian Rhapsody Hailed Most Streamed Song of 20th Century

Touted as one of the greatest songs ever written in the history of music, Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody broke records as it scored the top place for the most streamed song of the 20th century...

The Bizarre History of ‘Amazing Grace’ Documentary on Aretha Franklin

Almost four months after her death, iconic singer Aretha Franklin’s much lauded gospel performance captured in a documentary film titled Amazing Grace has seen light. Fans of the beloved multi-award-winning entertainer know how important...