The song gave The Weeknd his first No. 1 single on Billboard’s Hot 100, and elevated the singer from a mystery to a superstar.
Along with a host of others, this song helped lay the groundwork for today’s artists as they push against the stereotype of what a female rocker should sound or look like.
Fountains of Wayne’s pop culture-referencing tune catapulted them into the mainstream pop realm.
After decades of embedding heavy themes into her music, Janet Jackson decided to enter the 21st century with light-hearted energy.
The story behind the song that announced Kanye West as a visionary with sights far beyond hip-hop.
The smash hit had all the elements to lure the naysayers back under her spell while giving her fans what they’d come to love from her.
Female powerhouses Christina Aguilera, Pink, Lil Kim, Mya and Missy Elliott came together for a Y2K spin on the 1974 LaBelle classic.
R&B ballads dominated the charts in the early 90s. This is the story of one of the biggest: Boyz II Men's 'I'll Make Love To You.'
'Titanium' was yet another big hit for David Guetta in 2011, but it also near-immediately changed the course of Sia’s career and pop music itself.