Tag: Vanessa Williams

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol 101

With just three installments left, a former Miss America shows up! ...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies About the Witness Relocation Program (Like “The Family”)

This week marks the release of The Family, another example of Hollywood’s favorite cliché situation: stereotypical Italian-American...

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Songs for Mamas

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Boyz II Men, “End of the Road”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

Popblerd!

Songs in the Key of Life 29: “Work to Do”

Songs in the Key of Life, personal reflections, being busy, Vanessa Williams, Work to Do, life lessons...

First Impression, Television

TV First Impression: “666 Park Avenue”

Kelly Stitzel gives her thoughts on the new ABC horror-drama 666 Park Avenue....

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Neneh Cherry, “Buddy X” (1993)

A look at songs that aren’t necessarily good or bad, merely ones that, because of the climate of the music world during their release,...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 99

We’re almost in triple digits, but first we have to get through some more artists whose names begin with the letter W. Enjoy more...

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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,...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Vanessa Williams, “The Real Thing”

It’s been more than 25 years since Vanessa Williams became the first black Miss America. But when nude pictures of the former...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Beauty Queens, Bigotry … and Ambivalence

It may be that only an event like this could have propped up that downward-spiraling phenomenon, the beauty pageant: An out-and-proud...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK! #23: 3/14/92

Note from Jason: We’re into week three of me pawning my work off onto others for our guest-written Chart Attack! series. Sure, we all...