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1986 Pazz & Jop: Township Jive Conquers the World

Over at the Nationwide Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, the place an accounting agency extra respected than Dean & Poobah is totting up the Grammies...

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1985 Pazz & Jop: Virtue Rewarded

Nineteen eighty-five positive was busy-busy-busy for Chuck and Elvis’s love youngster. You’d assume it’d have its arms full simply perverting the nation and...

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1984 Pazz & Jop: The Rise of the Corporate Single

The 11th or 12th Pazz & Jop Critics’ Ballot is fraught with many significances. You bought capitalism rampant and various capitalism and perhaps even...