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Halloween TV Party: “A Disney Halloween” (1983)

Today’s Halloween TV special requires a little bit of historical backtracking. Since 1954, Disney has produced an anthology series primarily for ABC. This series begun as an outlet for Walt Disney to branch out from film into the then-new medium … Continue reading

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Every Hot 100 Number-One Single: “Karma Chameleon” (1983) by Culture Club

Looks like the trajectory of gayness that my Every Number-One Single challenge had been taking of late took a brief detour with my last post on T.I.’s “Whatever You Like”. That song is as heterosexual as they come, but I … Continue reading

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Every Hot 100 Number-One Single: “Total Eclipse of the Heart” (1983) by Bonnie Tyler

Looks like we’re covering a big one tonight, folks! Every now and then there comes a song that, while relatively new, profoundly creates such a splash, it is instantly memorable and continues to be referenced and remembered years, even decades … Continue reading

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Billboard’s Hot 100 of 1983

100. “Fall in Love with Me” – Earth, Wind & Fire: 1983! I’ve been excited to cover this year on my Billboard challenge for a while now, for reasons I will elaborate on with future entries down the line. For … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #114: “Borderline” (1983) by Madonna

Some time ago, I decided to go on a musical journey of sorts by way of Madonna’s entire studio discography. While I can’t exactly pinpoint the definite reasoning of why I chose this task and landed on Madonna of all … Continue reading

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