Soundgarden Singer Chris Cornell Dead At Age 52

The world of rock music got a terrible shock this morning with the announcement that Chris Cornell, the singer of 90s grunge band Soundgarden, and more recently Audioslave, had died unexpectedly overnight. SpinCornell rocketed to fame with Soundgarden in the early 90s thanks to the popularity of grunge rock. Their biggest album, 1994's Superunknown debuted at #1 on the charts and two of their singles from it, "Spoonman" and "Black Hole Sun," won Grammy awards for Best Metal Performance and Best Hard Rock Performance respectively.Rolling StoneAfter the band's dissolution in 1997, Cornell went solo, releasing his album Euphoria Morning


The First Ever Version Of This Disney Classic Will Give You A New Fantastic Point of View

Aladdin might very well be one of the best Disney movies out there. The songs, the story, Robin Williams... Really just everything about this movie is absolute perfection. The most famous songs in the film is "A Whole New World" for obvious reasons. It's a beautiful love song that has exploration and adventure all while managing to do a bunch of character development in the span of a two minute song. It's always been one of my favorites, and probably one of the most fun to sing along with when you re-watch the movie for the thousandth time. Something about


Turns Out You've Been Singing These Kids' Songs Wrong Your Whole Life

When you were in school, the teachers had a series of songs that they would get you sing as a group right? You would go through usually a very short and simple song over and over so everyone would learn it and it would just be a fun exercise in between lessons. What none of us realized was that we were only getting the first verses of the songs and there was actually a whole lot more to them! Whether it's London Bridge or Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, there are actually more verses to the song that everyone has just


It's No Bologna, It Ain't A Phony - The Banana Phone Is Finally Real!

Some songs from your childhood just stick out in your mind and stay with you for all of time. If you grew up in the 90s, there's a very good chance that Raffi sang a lot of those songs. Probably his most famous one "Bananaphone" has carried over the years and turned into its own little musical meme. Well, finally that meme has become a reality and you can now get your very own Banana Phone. The Banana Phone was created by Brian Brunsing, Charlie Katrycz, and Max Brown, who launched it as an Indiegogo campaign. The device itself is


How Many Of These 80s One Hit Wonders Can You Name?

Watch the video to see how many of the songs you can name, then check below for all the answers and the complete songs! Without a doubt, the 1980s was an incredible decade for music - not to mention for synths - but for some bands, maybe it's true that a star that burns twice as bright only burns half as long. The actual definition of a "one hit wonder" seems to depend on who you're asking, but we're going to keep it simple. For this list, it's either going to be the bands/singers that we forever associate with

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9 Songs Whose Meanings You've Been Getting Wrong This Whole Time

Part of the power of music comes from how we connect with it, and the meaning we take from it. Whether it's a love song, a generational anthem, or a nostalgic look back on youth, the stories behind the song and its lyrics are what help us connect with them. But sometimes, an urban legend gets out of hand, or we misunderstand a lyric and get the whole thing wrong. Luckily, we have the Internet to help set us straight, so we don't need to keep living a lie. Here are 9 examples of songs that we've been getting wrong


The Truth Behind Why This California Super Group Dried Up

There are few commercials that are good enough to spawn an entire sensation, but The California Raisins did just that. It all started as a campaign to get more people to eat raisins. Seriously, that's how it happened. Apparently the California Raisin Advisory Board said that "we have tried everything but dancing raisins singing 'I Heard it Through the Grapevine" so they gave that a try and wow, did it ever work. The ads started with some claymation raisins singing "I Heard it Through the Grapevine" and everyone seemed to go nuts over it. So much so that these little


Your Favorite Pop Stars Are Ready To Take You On The Trip Of Your Life

How would you like to get up close and personal with your favorite boy band? Well soon enough you can spend a few days with the pop stars you have always loved and all you have to do is buy a ticket. The Backstreet Boys will be heading back out onto the open sea soon enough and you can join them! It's the sixth time that they have done this cruise and it will be running from May 3rd to May 7th, 2018. It will start in Miami and go to Grand Turk. It's a pricey endeavor, but you will


Can You Name These #1 Hits From The '90s?

Can You Name These #1 Hits Of The 90's?Time for a music challenge! How many of these 90's #1 hits can you name?Posted by Throwbacks on Saturday, April 29, 2017It's hard to look back at the music we had in the 90s and not be impressed by just how good it was. While we may have had our fair share of one hit wonders and music that had no business being popular (if I never hear Creed again I'll die happy), overall our pop music options were just so damn good. How many songs


Warwick Davis Has Some Feelings About A Potential Willow Sequel

The movie Willow is one of those cult classics that stands up through time. The movie came out a very long time ago, but that hasn't stopped people from trying to bring it back. Even Warwick Davis himself has had to speak up about it because people won't stop asking him. Everyone wants to know how he would feel about a remake, how he would feel about a sequel and if there is any chance at all that it would come back. Well, it turns out there is some hope after all! When asked if he thinks a remake would