77. 90s Nostalgia in Bruno Mars and Charlie Puth

The 90s are back. It is as if pop music entered a black hole and came out 25 years in the past. Today’s artists are reviving the new jack swing and vocal R&B, creating a wave of 90s nostalgia. Uncover how they trick us into somehow loving those days when we got beat up in the middle school parking lot.

Spotify 90s Nostalgia playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/switchedonpop/playlist/3beUwxOxzbTZ8M3aymZlg5

Songs Discussed

  • Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – Finesse
  • Charlie Puth ft. Boyz II Men – If You Leave me Now
  • Guy – Groove Me
  • Eternal – Stay
  • Bell Biv Devoe – Poison
  • Cardi B – Bodack Yellow
  • Christopher Williams – I’m Dreamin
  • Boyz II Men – Motownphilly
  • Boyz II Men – On Bended Knee
  • Hamilton – The Room Where It Happened