You’re Dead to Us…Movies Starring Pop Stars

In which we look at once common curiosities of pop culture that don’t exist anymore, be it because of changing tastes, the fragmentation of culture, or merely the fickle nature of fads. 

Teen idols come and go, but the concept never leaves ...

Top of the Charts – March 29, 2012

Much like the big lottery, ya gotta be in it to win it. But much like the big lottery, the ending is gonna be the same…let’s take our weekly look into what’s topping them thar charts.

Top Ten

fun. Featuring Janelle ...

Top of the Charts – March 22, 2012

The Week’s Charts At A Glance (Or: O Skrillex, Where Art Thou?)

Hot 100

1. fun. Featuring Janelle Monae – We Are Young

2. Kelly Clarkson – Stronger

3. The Wanted – Glad You Came

4. Adele – Set ...

Top of the Charts – March 15, 2012

Rather than complain about it, we’ll just get on with it and talk about some chart-related topics afterward. Set the Way-Back Machine for March 15, Sherman.

1. fun. Featuring Janelle Monae – “We Are Young”

2. Kelly Clarkson – “Stronger”

3. ...

Top of the Charts – March 8, 2012

First, let’s just get this out of the way.

We Are Young – Fun featuring Janelle Monae
Stronger – Kelly Clarkson
Set Fire To The Rain – Adele
Glad You Came – The Wanted
Part Of Me – ...

Top of the Charts – March 1, 2012

A term I’m really trying to make into a thing is “Generation Teletubby,” describing a demographic as happy to experience something again! Again! as they are experiencing new things — maybe even moreso. It’s the only way I can explain this ...