John Mellencamp

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Yes, Ted Cruz, Rock Music Did Respond to 9/11

Despite what Ted Cruz says, many of the biggest living icons of classic rock were quick to respond to 9/11. Here are songs he may have missed (or may be choosing to ignore).


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Stream John Mellencamp’s New Album, ‘Plain Spoken’

Plain Spoken is out on Tuesday via Republic Records, and is the follow-up to 2010’s No Better Than This.


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Katy Perry, Neil Diamond and Stevie Wonder Perform For Obama

These three singers used their sweet voices to encourage people to get out the vote, but who else was out there stumping for Obama?


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John Mellencamp Not Pleased About New ‘Jack & Diane’ Film

“You don’t hear my song in the film and I played no part in suggesting or offering this title.” – John Mellencamp




Let’s listen to what happened on this day in history, October 7.



Greatest Patriotic Songs Of The 60s, 70s & 80s

While celebrating the Fourth of July this holiday weekend, enjoy some music that reminds you what it means to be American and have the freedom that many other countries do not. Some major artists have […]


Fresh Video of the Day: John Mellencamp “Pink Houses”

Pink Houses was one of the first singles recorded by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Mellencamp[/lastfm] under the name “John Cougar Mellencamp.” Before that, he had been recording as Johnny Cougar as a gimmick to gain notoriety, and […]


Fresh Video of the Day: John Mellencamp “Small Town”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Mellencamp[/lastfm]’s 1985 single “Small Town” reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 that year, and helped garner Mellencamp’s persona as the “champion of small-town America.” Click to check out the music video for […]


KEZK Video of the Day: John Mellencamp “Small Town”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Mellencamp[/lastfm]’s reputation as a champion of small town America comes largely from his 1985 song Small Town and the album it was released on. Mellencamp credits that album, entitled Scarecrow, with changing the […]