Bryan Wawzenek is a freelance journalist who writes for Diffuser.fm and Ultimate Classic Rock. He learned more from a three-minute record than he ever learned in school. His mind is racing, as it always will. Don't start him talking, he could talk all night. The sunshine bores the daylights out of him. Don't touch him, he's a real live wire. Most things he worries about never happen anyway. But he's been smiling lately, thinking about the good things to come.
35 Years Ago: Funkadelic Releases ‘Uncle Jam Wants You’
Thirty five years ago, Funkadelic released their funky jam ‘Uncle Jam Wants You.’
45 Years Ago: Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell Release ‘Easy’
Rarely has an album title been less appropriate. There was nothing ‘Easy’ about the third, and final, LP of duets between Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell.
35 Years Ago: The Sugarhill Gang Releases ‘Rapper’s Delight’
It was the novelty hit that legitimized an entire genre of music. Released on September 16, 1979, the Sugarhill Gang's ‘Rapper’s Delight’ introduced hip-hop to the world: to the black, white, red, brown, purple and yellow.