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Busted Pile On The Nostalgia As They Announce 20th Anniversary Tour

Huffington Post If pop rock from the early 2000s is your jam, then you’re going to be seriously excited about Busted’s latest announcement. On Friday, the What I Go To School For trio announced they’re hitting the road later this year for an arena tour commemorating 20 years of their self-titled debut album. All three members of the group… Read More »

What Happened March 14th In Pop Music History

i heart radio Taylor Hanson, pictured in 2015. Lisa Lake / Getty Images It’s March 14th and these are some of the things that happened on this day in pop music history: – In 1983, Jordan Taylor Hanson was born in Oklahoma. He and siblings Isaac and Zac started The Hanson Brothers in 1992 and performed a cappella.… Read More »

Top 10 Songs with Lyrics That Are Literally Nonsense There are many songs with deep lyrics that listeners can pore over and analyze; then there are songs with lyrics that are utter nonsense. For the purposes of this list, songs with non-lexical vocables, which in English are sounds like “la la la” or “na na na,” don’t count. Neither does scat singing or doo-wop, both of… Read More »

100 Greatest Popular Songs of the 1990s

Singers Room 30. Hanson – “MMMBop” Hanson – “MMMBop”: “MMMBop” is a bubblegum pop hit by American boy band Hanson, released in 1997. The song features catchy harmonies and upbeat, infectious energy, and it became an instant sensation worldwide. “MMMBop” topped the charts in multiple countries, including the US, UK, and Australia, and it earned the group multiple… Read More »

Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival 2023 free concert lineup: Band of Horses, Hanson, the Fray, Don McLean

The Atlanta Journal Constitution  Skyrocketing costs for big-name concerts has made the Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival an appealing option for budget-conscious music lovers. The city this year budgeted $250,000 to pay for multiple acts with major hits under their belts to appear March 25 and 26 for free at Blackburn Park. The headliners include indie rock band Band… Read More »

Taylor Hanson Rents Henson’s ‘We Are the World’ Recording Studio to Rework Iranian Protest Anthem ‘Baraye’ as Industry-Wide Collaboration

Variety Getty Images After 44 years of living under Iran’s oppressive fundamentalist Islamic regime, the situation on the ground in the country — mass protests following the Sep. 16 murder of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini — has become an international crisis. In response, Taylor Hanson, of the multi-platinum and chart-topping “MMMBoppers” Hanson, has put out a widespread call for 16,000 voices to… Read More »

Taylor Hanson Wants Your Help Recording a Massive Version of the Iranian Protest Anthem ‘Baraye’

RollingStone A special session of the song, written by Shervin Hajipour, will take place this weekend A protestor holds a photo of Mahsa Amini, whose death sparked a wave of demonstrations in Iran and elsewhere. BULENT KILIC/AFP/GETTY IMAGES Last September, as protests spread across Iran following the death of 22-year-old activist Mahsa Amini, the musician Shervin Hajipour released a… Read More »