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Britney Spears Pepsi Songs Are Out For The First Time, And They'll Bring You Joy

Attention Britney Spears fans! Christmas has come early and we're about to tell you why. For those of you who were around during the good ol' days that were the late 90s/early '00s, you will recall that there were two kinds of people - Pepsi fans and Coca-Cola fans.  Both brands had successful marketing campaigns and garnered large fan followings, including celebrities. But at the start of the millennium, it was Pepsi that had the upper hand in the legendary rivalry, also known as the "Cola Wars."NY Daily NewsPepsi recruited some of the most popular celebrities at

90s

8 Songs From the Past That Today's Artists Just Can't Leave Alone

You might be disappointed to learn that some of your favorite pop tracks are sampled from '80s or '90s songs. This means that music producers took a portion of a song's lyrics, vocals, and/or melody to incorporate in a new track. You'd also be surprised to learn that a majority of pop music right now draws inspiration from other songs. First, take a listen to the track that's been sampled from and then see if you can guess the pop song. La Di Da Di by Doug E. Fresh & Slick Rick (1985)This song has been sampled a number

90s

There Is A Deeper Meaning To "Cotton-Eyed-Joe" That No One Knows

We all know the song. It played at every middle school dance we ever attended, and honestly it still plays at most weddings. "Cotton-Eyed Joe" is a foot stomping, jump-up-and-down, goofy song that makes us all get out of our chairs and onto the dance floor. Turns out, the character the classic 90s song is about actually originated a long time ago. He even predates the American Civil War! Cotton-eyed Joe has had many versions over the last century, but one thing is always the same: "If it hadn't been for Cotton-eyed Joe, I'd been married long time ago." YouTubeThe

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10 Epic Duets You Haven't Listened To Since High School

Listening to music always brings back a bunch of memories. It doesn't seem to matter how long it has been since you last heard a song, because the moment you push play you will travel back in time to the first time you heard it. Everyone has their favorite artist, but the best moment was when two awesome singers would collaborate to make something incredible. There are a lot of duets that people have forgotten about, but it's time to remind you of all the amazing songs that you used to love. I'm Real - Jennifer Lopez feat. Ja Rule

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14 Break Up Songs From The 90s That Will Make You Cry Your Eyes Out All Over Again

The 90's was a golden age for the world of pop culture, most notably for their tantalizing music tracks. A popular theme for artists in that era were songs about love and relationships, and ultimately, their soul crushing demise. So if you're reeling from the end of a relationship, pull out your discman and make a mix CD, because we have the ultimate list of break up songs from the 90s.  1. "Don't Speak" by No Doubt (1995)The Grammy-nominated song was written by No Doubt's vocalist Gwen Stefani and her brother Eric, about the end of her seven

80s

Second Songs From One-Hit-Wonders That Prove They Really Only Had One Song In Them

Getting a hit song is not easy. There are millions of people out there in the world who hope to become the next singing sensation. Obviously not everyone can succeed, but when they do it's quite the big moment. There is a moment of relief that likely accompanies the release of a hit song, followed by the immediate dread of trying to follow it up. No artist goes into the recording studio expecting to be a one-hit-wonder, but unfortunately it happens a lot. Because they had already recorded the album in full, their less successful songs just sit there, with

00s

10 Songs You Totally Forgot About That Will Make You Nostalgic For The Early 2000s

As much as we loved them then, the early 2000s weren't exactly the most memorable years, especially for music. For every "Hey Ya" or "Lose Yourself," there are at least 10 other songs that you will only remember when you hear them again.  Here are 10 of those songs that will have you saying "Oh my god, THIS song!" right before you completely forget about them again."Tipsy" - J-KwonIf you were in high school at the time, then I guarantee that this was your house party anthem. J-Kwon was only 17 when this song blew up, so even

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Only True 'Schoolhouse Rock' Fans Will Remember These Lost Episodes

No matter how old you are, hearing the words "I'm just a bill" is bound to bring back some happy memories.I probably learned more from this cartoon than I did in Civics class.WUSFDespite all of the boring and slow educational shows we watched as kids, it was always enjoyable to learn something from Schoolhouse Rock. The TV show taught us math, science and English using catchy tunes that were easy to remember. Be honest, do you still hum the multiplication songs to yourself? That was why the show was created in the first place. Madison Avenue ad executive

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Will Smith Just Released A New Single, And We're Not Gettin' Jiggy With It

During the 90s, Will Smith was obviously the Fresh Prince that we all knew and loved. His songs were basically the happiest rap songs around. They were upbeat, positive, and unlike other rap songs from the time, didn't use any bad language. FlavorwireWhether he was 'Gettin Jiggy With It'...YouTubeOr heading down to 'Miami' YouTubeHe brought us to the 'Wild Wild West'YouTubeAnd helped us learn about the super cool 'Men In Black'YouTubeBut then it stopped being as important to have a song to match the movie so he stopped making them. The last movie he added his own song to