On June 12 Anne Frank was born…

On June 12, 1929 Anne Frank was born. “Since her death, The Diary of Anne Frank has been published in over 60 languages and has inspired movies, plays, and generations of girls and boys for whom keeping a diary wasn’t a cliché but a means to survival. Frank, only age 15 at her death from…

On June 11 Madonna released “Papa Don’t Preach”…

On June 11, 1986 Madonna released “Papa Don’t Preach,” featured on her third studio album, “True Blue.” The song is symbolic due to its lyrics regarding young rebelliousness, referencing teenage pregnancy and abortion. The song itself was both a critical and commercial success for Madonna. It received positive reviews, and became Madonna’s fourth number-one single…

On June 9 Johnny Depp was born…

On June 9, 1963 Johnny Depp was born.  Depp is best known for his eccentric roles, in which he often collaborates with good friend Tim Burton; currently having worked on eight films with him. He first gained famed starring in the 1980’s series “21 Jump Street,” where he was labeled a teen idol. Some of…

On June 8 Kanye West was born…

On June 8, 1977 Kanye West was born. He rose to prominence being part of Jay-Z’s Roc-A-Fella Records, and with his 2004 debut album, “The College Dropout.” Ever since his 2004 debut album, West has released follow up albums that were both critically and commercially successful, with his most recent one being 2013’s “Yeezus.” Some…

On June 7 Tom Jones was born…

On June 7, 1940 Tom Jones was born. The Welsh singer first achieved recognition in the 1960s, and has ventured into various musical genres; from pop, rock, to soul and gospel. Some of his well known hits include “It’s Not Unusual,” “What’s New Pussycat,” “She’s A Lady,” and “Sex Bomb.”   Throughout his 50+ year…

On June 6 Robert Englund was born…

On June 6, 1947 Robert Englund was born. A classically trained actor is best known in his 30-year career for portraying the iconic serial killer and horror movie icon Freddy Krueger. The character, a child murderer turned burn victim, was created by Wes Craven and is the central character in the “Nightmare on Elm Street”…

On June 5 “Teen Wolf” premiered…

On June 5, 2011 the supernatural drama “Teen Wolf” premiered on television. The MTV series is loosely based off the 1985 film of the same name. The series stars Tyler Posey as Scott McCall, a teenager who is bitten by an alpha werewolf and must then cope with how the bite will now impact his…

On June 4 Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake kicked off their joint “Justified and Stripped Tour”…

On June 4, 2003 Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake kick off their joint “Justified & Stripped Tour” to help promote Timberlake’s 2003 “Justified” album and Aguilera’s 2002 “Stripped” album, with The Black Eyed Peas as opening acts. The set list included material from Timberlake’s time from ‘N SYNC and his debut album, “Justified,” while Aguilera…