10 Reasons to Love 1990

1. MTV Unplugged makes it’s cable television debut with the band Squeeze. In the years following it has brought us Unplugged artists such as:NirvanaPearl JamJay-ZKaty PerryEric ClaptonParamoreOasisKoRnand so many more.

2. Pretty Woman hits theaters and makes every girl wish she was Julia Roberts.Oh yeah, and the film has grossed an estimated $463,406,268!

3.Beverly Hills, 90210 debuts on Fox and Luke Perry posters go flying off of store shelves.

4. Pearl Jam plays their first live show in Seattle, Washington at the Off Ramp club.

5. Tim Burton’s Edward Scissorhands hits the big screen and everyone who wasn’t already in love with Johnny Depp falls victim.

6. The Simpsons makes it’s television debut! Doh!

7. Aerosmith takes home the Grammy for ‘Best Pop Performance by Duo or Group’ with the hit song ‘Janie’s Got a Gun’.

8. South Africa finally agrees to free Nelson Mandela after spending over 27 years in prison.

9. Martin Scorsese releases GoodFellas and part of each one of us begins to fear Robert DeNiro and Joe Pesci, just a little bit.

10. Milli Vanilli admits to lip-synching their hit song ‘Girl You Know It’s True’ and get their Grammies revoked. …and the world laughs. Actually, I am still laughing.