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. ...


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...


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!...


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...


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...



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...