Def Leppard’s Top 10 Songs

When you think about '80s rock, one of the bands that surely comes to mind is Def Leppard! You blasted them in your car, slow-danced to them at your high school prom, and air-drummed to their beat in your bedroom! Def Leppard is a fan…

Pac-Man’s First Play 44 Years Ago Today!

We can hardly believe we are typing this, but Pac-Man debuted 44 years ago today! It was first released in Japan on May 22, 1980, and would hit the United States several months later in October. It was likely your very first favorite…

Mr. T is 72 Today!

Laurence Tureaud is celebrating a big birthday today - he's 72! Of course, you probably know him as Mr. T, but also as B.A. Baracus from the TV show "The A-Team" or maybe Clubber Lang from the movie "Rocky III!" Mr. T was one of those…

Cher “Has Words To Say”

Happy 78th Birthday to Cher! The singer-songwriter-actress is celebrating a big birthday today, but she may not be celebrating. She told Entertainment Tonight that " putting my pillow over my head and screaming." We hope she's joking…

It’s Janet Jackson’s Birthday!

Happy birthday to Janet Damita Jo Jackson! That's Janet, Ms. Jackson, if you're nasty...  That's right, singer/actress Janet Jackson, the tenth and youngest child in the Jackson family, is 57 today! We first saw her as a young…

You’ll Want To Watch This New Game Show

OK, Throwback Nation fans, we just heard about a new TV game show and it sounds awesome! "Pop Culture Jeopardy" was just announced and will stream on Amazon Prime Video! It's a spin-off of the still-popular "Jeopardy!" and it will…

Stevie Wonder Is 74!

Music icon Stevie Wonder is 74 today! The singer-songwriter is an incredible musician and a pioneer of R&B, pop, gospel, funk, and jazz! In honor of his 74th birthday, here's 7 Things You Might Not Know About Stevie Wonder! His…

MTV Movie & TV Awards Not Happening This Year

The MTV Movie & TV Awards show is “on pause” for 2024! An MTV spokesperson told Billboard that while the ceremony is on hiatus this year, it is expected to return next year with a “reimagined format.” The awards show started…

Happy Birthday to Bono!

It's Paul David Hewson's 64th birthday today! Yes, that's U2 frontman Bono's real name! He was born May 10, 1960 in Dublin, Ireland. Bono is a true rockstar... with his dark sunglasses, oh-so-cool persona, and strong voice, he's…