Tag: MC Hammer

In:Sound, Podcast

In:Sound, Ep. 1: Chart Attack! Hot Rap Tracks: March 11, 1989

Veteran podcasters Michael Parr and Zack Stiegler bring their acerbic wit and pop culture knowledge to Popdose in the premier episode of...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 56

It's attack of the MC's at Bottom Feeders this week, with Hammer, Serch, Ren, and even Skat Kat. ...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Chi-Lites, “Have You Seen Her”

The Chi-Lites got together in the late '50s, but they didn't have their first huge hit until they released the unforgettable "Have You Seen...

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Music, Whoops!

Whoops!: Earth, Wind & Fire, “Heritage”

Even the greatest artists make mistakes -- including the mighty mighty Earth, Wind & Fire, as Jeff Giles discovers in this week's Whoops!...

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Letter From the Editor, Music

Letter from the Editor: Critics, Steve Almond, and Lifesavers

Writer Steve Almond caught some hell a couple of weeks ago for a pre-release segment from his upcoming book, Rock and Roll Will Save Your...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: MC Hammer, “Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em”

Today, Dave Steed is a father, husband, and homeowner -- but in 1990, he was wearing baggy pants and dancing like a fool, and MC Hammer was...

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Music

Extreme Makeover: Bad Music Edition

The writer’s strike sucks. You know it, I know it, and all but the most diehard aficionados of reality TV know it. We don’t...