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Pop Rewind: Toni Basil “Mickey”

Another one-hit wonder from the 1980s, “Mickey” by Toni Basil rocketed to the top of the charts in 1982, knocking Lionel Richie’s “Truly” out of the top spot of the Billboard Hot 100. The accompanying video was an early favorite on the newly-formed MTV, and within a year the single had gone double-platinum—a testament of sorts to the influence MTV was to have on record sales. Although she only made […]