Tag: Wham!

Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 2/1/86

Greetings and welcome to CHART ATTACK!, the long-defunct-but-now-resurrected series where we take a look back at a Billboard Top 10...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… The Trouble With “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”

What happens when advocacy is divorced from its purpose? ...

Mellowmas, Mellowmas 2014, Music

The Twenty-Fourth Day of Mellowmas: The Great “Last Christmas” Bonanza of 2014

So many covers of "Last Christmas," so little time...

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Andrew Curry, Executive Producer, “Here Comes The Reign Again – The Second British Invasion”

Announcing his latest project, Andrew Curry discusses the 1980s and how the Europeans led a brand new musical movement. ...

The Soul Is in the Bowl - Smokey Robinson

Music, Podcast

Chart Attack!, Episode 1

The first edition of the new Chart Attack! podcast kicks off with the Top 10 singles from the week ending February 15, 1986....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: October 12, 2012

If you show us yours, we'll show you ours!...

Music

Mike Love: The World’s Most Ironically Named Musician

Fuck that guy. Fuck him in the fuckhole....

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: Independence Day Edition

Light some sparklers and get ready to dance your 4th of July away with a special Independence Day Weeknight '80s Dance Party....

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Popdose: Coverage!

Here's some tunes you might know of......

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Richard Carpenter and Dusty Springfield’s “Something In Your Eyes” (1987)

When duos split up, there’s usually only one breakout star who goes on to any semblance of a successful solo career, with the public...

Music

Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....

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Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 8/3/11

Strap on your velcro hi-top Reeboks and your day-glo leotard. It's time for another crazy fun '80s dance party!...

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Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/22/11 – Kelly’s Birthday Edition

It's Kelly's birthday and she wants to celebrate by dancing....

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Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/15/11

The Weeknight '80s Dance Party is back and this week, Kelly's gonna melt your faces off. ...

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The Popdose Podcast: Episode 16

After a three-month hiatus, Jeff, Jason, and Dave are back to rip apart a Billboard Top 10 from 1985. It's the Popdose Podcast,...

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Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with Ari Hest

If you could only listen to five albums, which ones would you choose? In this week's Desert Island Discs, Ari Hest makes his picks....

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Mellowmas, Music

The Seventh Day of Mellowmas: The Last Christmas Massacre of 2010

Yesterday, Jeff promised not to send Jason any more versions of "Last Christmas" for a year. Yesterday, Jeff lied....

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Mellowmas, Music

The Sixth Day of Mellowmas: Last Gleemas

On the sixth day of Mellowmas, the cast of Glee take Jason's favorite holiday song and wrap it in sheets of Auto-Tune....

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Mellowmas, Music

The Second Day of Mellowmas: Warm Lovin’ Mellowmas

Mellowmas has just begun and already Jason has become weak (and nauseous). See why as the dynamic duo listen to some warm lovin' Wilson...

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Friday Night Videos!: The Hits of 1985

If you’re holding your breath for the day MTV starts playing music videos, let it go. It’s never going to happen, not while the...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: George Michael, “Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1”

Jason Hare reflects on the 20th anniversary of Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 -- the beginning of the end for George Michael's US...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Andrew Ridgeley, “Son of Albert”

Bobby. Art. Dave. Sonny. Ike. J-’Stache. Curt. Paul (Humphreys, that is). Everly (no, not that one, the other one) … Of all the lesser...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 98

You know what I get off on? The letter W!! Here are more songs from the bottom 60 percent of the Billboard Hot 100 chart during the 1980s....

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: Medsker’s Retro Beat Mix

David Medsker goes back in time and returns with a retro beat mix this week, featuring songs from a-ha, Wham!, Pet Shop Boys, Go West, and...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 11/24/84

Hey everybody!  Just think: one week from now, you’ll probably be feeling full and somewhat nauseous from all the food...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 10/5/85

Howdy, everybody! It’s CHART ATTACK! time once again!, What can I tell you about this week? Well, at least three of our artists owe...

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All Wham! All Weekend: Sunday Night

It is an inescapable fact that while George Michael left Andrew Ridgeley far behind in his rearview mirror, and while the Faith album...

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All Wham! All Weekend: Sunday Brunch

When I was 17 years old, I had my first serious makeout session. When George Michael was 17, he wrote the song that has arguably led to...

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All Wham! All Weekend: Saturday Night

It’s Saturday night, and it’s time to get back out on the dance floor as the all Wham! weekend continues. This time around,...

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All Wham! All Weekend: Saturday Afternoon

This part of the weekend covers…covers; both Wham! and George Michael covering other people, and a couple of acts covering Wham! and...