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.
40 Years Ago: The Jackson 5 Release Their Final Album for Motown
Forty years ago, the Jackson 5 released their final album for Motown Records and embark on a new journey with Epic Records as the Jacksons.
50 Years Ago: The Supremes Release ‘Come See About Me’
The story of how ‘Come See About Me’ became the Supremes third No. 1 hit in a row in 1964.
45 Years Ago: Diana Ross & the Supremes Release Their Final Single
The story behind Diana Ross' farewell single with the Supremes is way more complicated than the song's sweet lyrics would have you believe.
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.