Almanac: March 24, 2017
1992 - Anybody who bought Milli Vanilli's albums was awarded $3 as the verdict in the class action suit against the group over their not performing on their recordings. 1998 - British singer Mark Morrison was sentenced to one year in prison after ...
'Donald Cried' revisits a high school friend, with a wince
Press of Atlantic City
The former high school buddies who become reacquainted in “Donald Cried” do so under awkward circumstances. Then again, just about everything that happens in this low-budget comic drama is awkward. The movie is so fixated on embarrassing legacies ...
Are you cool with stars lip syncing? It might depend on how old you are
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Ah, Milli Vanilli, the only act to have a Grammy taken away because they weren't a real recording act. They were two good-looking actors who fronted for anonymous studio denizens who actually did the singing that led to a 1990 Grammy for best new artist.
Jonathan Villar Profile (Fantasy Baseball)
Back in the days when MTV actually played music videos, there was a duo named Milli Vanilli who took the country by storm. Good looks, flowing locks, and catchy tunes brought instant fame, which “earned” them a Grammy for Best New Artist. As we later ...