Posts tagged "dance-pop"
On this date nine years ago today, TLC’S Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes is killed in a car crash in La Ceiba, Honduras. She is thirty. Here TLC perform their first big hit:
On thisa date forty-five years ago, Lisa Stansfield is born in Manchester. Here’s perhaps her most well-known song:
On this date thirty-two years ago, Gloria Gaynor’s disco anthem and karaoke favorite “I Will Survive” kicks off a three-week reign at the top of the charts. Here is a live version, also from ’79:
On this date twenty-three years ago, George Michael’s third single from his smash Faith album becomes his second chart-topping hit. There would be two more Here is the video:
On this date twenty-two years ago, former Lakers cheerleader and choreographer Paula Abdul was at the top of the singles charts for the first time with Straight Up. In my humble opinion, this was one of the top pop singles of the eighties. She would have a few more number one hits over the next... Read more »