Daily Archives: April 14, 2017

Hanson’s 11 Best Songs That Aren’t ‘MMMBop’: Critic’s Picks

Billboard Mike Prior/Getty Images Hanson photographed in London in 1997. This week marks the 20th anniversary of “MMMBop,” the somewhat-nonsensical, somewhat-nihilistic 1997 Hot 100-topper with the unforgettable chorus that forever cemented a certain trio of teenage brothers from Tulsa, Okla. into pop history. Hanson’s entire career outside of that tune, though, has been almost curiously poised to ensure… Read More »

“MMMBop” Turns 20

Stereogum Get it out of your system: Mmmbop. Da ba du bop. Du ba da ba du bop. Da ba du. Maybe grab a shaker or a friend to harmonize. One of the most appealing things about Hanson’s contribution to pop culture (which was released as a single 20 years ago tomorrow) is how easy it is to… Read More »