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The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Rick James & Luther Vandross

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Rick James & Luther Vandross

Rick, Luther, and all that encompassed their worlds in the ’80s…check out the latest JCC radio show!

bLISTerd: My Favorite Chaka Khan Songs

bLISTerd: My Favorite Chaka Khan Songs

Spoiler alert: “I Feel For You” is not on this list.

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To The Music Of Prince

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To The Music Of Prince

Two hours of Prince (and Prince-adjacent) jams, courtesy of the Jheri Curl Chronicles radio show.

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 13)

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 13)

DeBarge hits Number One for the first time, and we discuss #1s from Chaka and Miss Patti in the latest Jheri Curl Chronicles podcast.

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Motown In The '80s (Part One)

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Motown In The ’80s (Part One)

Want some Motown? We’ve got some Motown for you in the latest Jheri Curl Chronicles radio show.

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Kashif & Rod Temperton

The Jheri Curl Chronicles Radio Show: A Tribute To Kashif & Rod Temperton

2 hours of your favorite jams from Kashif and Rod Temperton.

A List: The Wonder Of Stevie

A List: The Wonder Of Stevie

Popblerd’s Mike Joseph compiles a list of his favorite Stevie Wonder songs.

Blerd Radio Presents The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 10)

Blerd Radio Presents The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 10)

1982 was the year of Marvin and “Sexual Healing”, but as you’ll hear in the latest JCC podcast episode, his former label mates Diana and Stevie didn’t do so bad, either.

The Blerd Radio Podcast 2016: Episode 9 (George Michael's "Listen Without Prejudice, Vol. 1"

The Blerd Radio Podcast 2016: Episode 9 (George Michael’s “Listen Without Prejudice, Vol. 1”

Last week, Sony/Legacy announced a deluxe reissue of George Michael’s second solo album, 1990’s Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1. Coincidentally, when that announcement was made, the Blerd Radio team was putting the finishing touches on a podcast episode devoted to that particular album. So join me (Mike Joseph) and my partners  Michael Parr  and  Doctor Z  for a deep-dive exploration into the decidedly introspective follow-up to the mega selling Faith. While not as commercially successful-or anywhere near as pop friendly-as its predecessor, Listen Without Prejudice has become a […]

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1995

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1995

There is a lot of angst in this playlist.

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1994

40 Songs For 40 Years: 1994

Welcome to the year I became a full-fledged adult.

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1993

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1993

If it wasn’t for the dreads, no one would know whether this photo was of Lenny in ’93 or Lenny in 2016.