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memories of the ’80s – Seasons Change by Expose

The late 1980s brought another girl group to the charts with the song Seasons Change by Expose. Formed originally in 1984 by Miami DJ Lewis Martinee, the girl group was Sandra Casanas, Alejandra Lorenzo and Laurie Miller. The trio recorded … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Apollonia 6

As Prince dominated the ’80s music scene, he also created a long list of protegés – and after Vanity, he was soon creating Apollonia 6. After a dispute with Prince in 1983, Denise Matthews aka Vanity, the lead singer of Vanity … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Lady Marmalade by Labelle

The sound of the mid 1970s was found in the soulful sounds of the girl group Labelle and the hit song Lady Marmalade. Written by songwriting duo Bob Crewe and Kenny Nolan, the song was inspired by Crewe’s observations of the city … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Vanity

Plucked from obscurity to become part of the Prince posse, Vanity was the apple of every man’s eye in the mid ’80s, as the lead singer for pop girl group Vanity 6. Denise Matthews, from Niagara Falls, Canada, was an … Continue reading

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