COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

Madonna, Steve Winwood + Bananarama top this week’s 80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown 1986 (8/23/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM’s ’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown, we go back to 1986 when Madonna topped the list with Papa Don’t Preach. Following close behind was Steve Winwood at number two with Higher Love and Bananarama, who rounded … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC

Madonna, Patti Labelle + Michael McDonald and Whitney top the ’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown: June 6th, 1986

This week. ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown brings us back to 1986: the year of Top Gun, the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion, and the Mets winning the World Series. ’80s on 8 reminds us that ’86 wasn’t all about Tom Cruise…Madonna Lives To Tell … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown Jan. 24, 1985 (1/25/14)

This week the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown brings us back to January 24, 1985. Super Bowl XIX takes center stage as the San Francisco 49ers beat the Miami Dolphins, President Ronald Reagan is sworn into his second term in office, … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown Dec. 20, 1984 (12/21/13)

This week the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown brings us back to December 20, 1984. Cisco Systems was founded, The People’s Republic of China and the United Kingdom decide the future of Hong Kong while Kenya and Somalia sign an agreement … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Martha Quinn’s Big ’80s on 8 Thanksgiving playlist

When you’re peeling those potatoes and setting the dinner table this Thanksgiving, you know you’re going to need some brilliant tunes to keep you in the zone. Martha Quinn, and her many fans on Twitter, at your service: the original VJ got … Continued

HOWARD STERN, MUSIC, POP

Lady Gaga talks Madonna and Perez Hilton, performs on Stern Show

Lady Gaga dropped by The Howard Stern Studios Tuesday to talk with The King of All Media on the Howard Stern Show. Gaga, who was promoting ARTPOP, performed two songs off the album: Dope and Gypsy. She also spoke about Madonna … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

’90s on 9: Back in the Day Replay (11/2/13)

We’re taking it back to the beginning. It’s 1992 and Boyz II Men are at the top of their game, House of Pain is Jump, Jump Jumping Around and TLC is still wearing condoms pinned to their clothes, singing Baby-Baby-Baby. … Continued

HOWARD STERN, MUSIC, ROCK

Steven Tyler: I was afraid I could never be in Aerosmith again [EXPLICIT]

Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler stopped by The Howard Stern Studios on Wednesday to talk about the band, American Idol and more with Howard on The Howard Stern Show. Howard asked Tyler about how drug problems affected his relationship with Aerosmith. Tyler told … Continued