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Yearly Archives: 2009

The Video Cassette Collection – 4

Track: I am Every WomanAlbum: The Bodyguard (OST)Year: 1993 What a range this woman has in her voice! Whitney Houston. This track is supposed to be the remade version of Chaka Khan’s “I am Every Woman” from the late 70’s. But I love this video…

The Video Cassette Collection – 3

Track: C’est dur dur d’être un bébé (It’s tough to be a baby)Album: Pochette surpriseYear: 1992 Can you imagine that the singer Jordy Lemoine was just around 4 years old when this single was released! This video has to be the only one of…

October 30, 2009
12: 51 AM

The Video Cassette Collection – 2

Track: Ice Ice BabyAlbum: To the Extreme Year: 1990 Yo V.I.P…Let’s kick it! Snap your fingers…Tap your foot…And get on with this little beauty of a rap! This classic hip hop styled video never gets me tired. I can watch this…

October 29, 2009
12: 26 AM

The Video Cassette Collection – 1

Track: DidiAlbum: KhaledYear: 1992 The first song from that collection. This track was an absolute rage those days. I love this for the great colors used throughout. It was a whiff of fresh air when I first saw it. Check the beats that take off after a delay in the beginning and…

October 27, 2009
11: 37 PM

The Video Cassette Collection

The early 90’s were good old times for me. I was beginning to develop a taste on my own for music, movies and books. It was the time when the cable revolution (the STAR TV revolution) started rocking India as Doordarshan was pushed to the backseat. But one of the…