“If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my friends, make it last forever, friendship never ends” is a lyric from the 1996 single “Wannabe” by the Spice Girls. It’s a lyric that most 90s kids cannot forget.
The 1997 Soul Train Music Awards was rap artist Notorious B.I.G.’s last appearance on television. He would be shot and killed later that night.
“For the Cool in You” is a song performed by musician Baby Face. It’s title track to his third album. Released in 1993, it’s commonly associated with the episode “Dr. Urkel and Mr. Cool” of the television sitcom Family Matters.
The Guys Next Door were an early 1990s boy band with members Eddie Garcia, Patrick Dancy, Bobby Leslie, Chris Wolf and Damon Sharpe. They were portrayed as the new generation of The Monkees. Their single “I’ve been waiting for you.” charted on the Billboard hot 100. The band had a self titled show that aired Saturday mornings on NBC.
The Guys Next Door was a sketch comedy show about a band with the same name. It aired early Saturday Mornings on NBC from 1990 to 1991.
The 1995 Source Awards is regarded as an important moment in hip hop history, due to OutKast winning best new artist award, spotlighting southern hip hop.