Tuesday, April 16, 2024

1958

Classic HitsMusicSpotlightThe 1950's

The Platters peaked to the Top of the charts in 1959 with their rendition of “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes”

Before The Platters, “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes” was recorded by several notable names, but it’s still their version that stands in popularity till today. Take a look at the recording history of the song until The Platters rendition

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Controversial and multi-faceted Rapper, Rocker and Actor Ice-T turns 66 today

Ice-T had a troubled early life but emerged as an influential artist during the 1980’s Hip Hop music scene. From Rap to Hip Hop, to Rock and Metal, Hardcore Punk to Pop, Ice-T it’s one of the most eclectic musicians and also an awarded actor. Today he turns 66

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BirthdaysMusicSpotlightThe 1980's

1980’s Pop music icon Limahl turns 65 today

Limahl is mostly remembered for being part of the band Kajagoogoo and for his hit “The Neverending Story” in 1984. With an unique look that even inspired a Marvel superhero, Limahl it’s still one of the most recognizable 80’s Pop music icons. We look back at his life and career to celebrate his 65th anniversary.

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Mötley Crüe’s bass boss Nikki Sixx turns 65 today

Nikki Sixx has been one of the most famous bass players in Rock for over 40 years, as a part of Mötley Crüe he scored several hits and lead the Hair Metal movement during the 1980’s, he was born on this day in 1958

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BirthdaysSpotlightThe 1950's

Remembering the legendary 1950’s artist The Big Bopper on his 93rd birthday

The Big Bopper remains one of the 1950’s Rock N’Roll legendary artists, that cemented his name in history with “Chantilly Lace” and was one of the victims of the infamous “day the music died”

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BirthdaysMoviesSpotlightThe 1990's

Actor Viggo Mortensen turns 65

Twice nominated for an Academy Award, the Danish-American actor Viggo Mortensen became popular by playing Aragorn in “The Lord Of The Rings” but long before that he starred in a string of hit movies and TV shows in a career now spanning for over three decades

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Director Tim Burton turns 65 today

Tim Burton was born in Burbank, California, on August 25, 1958, Burton is known for his dark, gothic, and eccentric horror and fantasy films. To celebrate his birthday, we went back through his entire filmography and ranked his top 10 films.

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Remembering the legendary music genius Prince with his Top 20 songs

Prince Rogers Nelson was born 65 years ago, one of the absolute pop music genius of all times, he left behind a diverse and enormous body of work. We remember Prince with the list of his 20 best and most popular songs

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Madonna: The Absolute Queen Of Pop 60th Birthday

Madonna Louise Ciccone doesn’t needs introductions, the living legend who was born on August 16, 1958 turns an amazing 60th birthday today. We pay tribute to the absolute Queen of Pop with several special features on Pop Expresso including photo galleries, lists of her most defining songs, insights on some of her big hits and also Quizzes

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The 10 Greatest Madonna Videos Of All Time

The incomparable Madonna’s 60th birthday is today. Today we celebrate the pop icon’s birthday, we’re taking a look at the 10 most memorable music videos.

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