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The Number Ones: The Crystals’ “He’s A Rebel”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2018 - 10:10 am

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Hear Bob Dylan, St. Vincent, Ben Gibbard, & More Sing About Gay Love On New Covers Comp Universal Love

Universal Love is a new six-song compilation on which noteworthy musicians tweak the lyrics on well-known classics to turn them into gay love songs. Funded…
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2018 - 9:55 am

The Crystals’ Barbara Ann Alston Dead At 74

Girl group singer Barbara Ann Alston of the Crystals died in Charlotte after a two-week battle with the flu, her family says. She was 74.
Ashley Iasimone / Billboard | February 25, 2018 - 11:07 am

Watch Haley Bonar Cover The Crystals’ “Then He Kissed Me”

The Canadian-born, St. Paul-based Haley Bonar released Impossible Dream, an album of deeply impressive fuzz-pop, earlier this year. And more recently, while on tour in…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2016 - 9:38 am

Watch Chumped Cover The Crystals’ “He’s A Rebel”

Chumped's debut full-length, Teenage Retirement, is made up of a series of songs about dealing with the disappointment that comes with not getting exactly what…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 11, 2015 - 10:42 am