Tag: Mariah Carey


Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Mariah Carey, “Mariah Carey”

Sure, a big part of Mariah Carey’s success had to do with cold calculation. If you listen to her 1990 debut album, it’s fairly...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”

If you were like me, reluctant to watch Precious: Based on the Novel “Push” by Sapphire (we’ll dispense with the full title from here...


Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw. Dunphy On… Love

We are fast approaching yet another Valentine’s Day and the endless stream of invectives that seem to follow it like sea gulls after...


Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 10/19/91

Mariah Carey shatters a 21-year record (and probably a few crystal glasses), Color Me Badd continues to suck, and Bryan Adams is told his...


Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 1

We've invaded your browser, your radio dial, and your pop culture fantasies -- and now, at long last, it's time for us to snuggle up to...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Mariah Carey, “Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel”

Mariah Carey’s last album, 2008’s E=MC², marked the spot where she broke Elvis Presley’s record for Number One singles...


Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 8/18/90

Which musician lost a huge role in Terminator 2? Which one was accosted by fat hookers? Which one likes to wear really tight...


Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: We Wuz Robbed! Great #2 Hits of the ’90s

Welcome back to another edition of Jon Cummings' award-winning look at great #2 singles of the pop era! This week: hits from Sheryl Crow,...


Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 3/16/91

Happy Friday and welcome to another edition of CHART ATTACK! So last time we met here to dissect a Billboard chart, it was a Top 10 from...


Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Recovering From Performer’s Bias

Cover bands and karaoke hustlers, I am sorry. I have been far too rude to you for far too long. Accept my penance....


Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 10/24/08

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Music, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: How I Messed Up Everything for Everybody

Late last week it was reported that pop diva Mariah Carey had married actor Nick Cannon in a secret ceremony. Naturally, my first thought...


Billboarding, Music

Billboarding: 4/21/08

… In which we take a twice-monthly look at the top ten of one of Billboard magazine’s many singles charts. This week: the Hot...


Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Jack McBrayer

Actor Jack McBrayer (Kenneth on NBC’s 30 Rock) e-mailed me recently, panic-stricken and presumably sweaty. He was convinced that the...