Praised for its diversity and impact, 90s dance music is to electronica fans what the 60s were to classic rock aficionados.
As drum’n’bass was coming to the end of its peak period, the genre had yet to produce a classic album, until Roni Size/Reprazent’s ‘New Forms’ appeared.
Peaking on some of their best-loved numbers, ‘Surrender’ found The Chemical Brothers at the height of their powers and on the verge of a new era.
Bringing the 80s to a close, ‘Raw Like Sushi’ saw Neneh Cherry point to the future, and deserves a place alongside the likes of Massive Attack and Gorillaz.
The history of club music runs from groundbreaking Paradise Garade DJs such as Larry Levan, to 90s and 00s club megabombs.
Settle yourself in for a long, relaxing journey through some of the best ambient music, with uDiscover Music’s Ambient Music In 20 Songs playlist.
Crafted to perfection, Angélique Kidjo’s ‘Djin Djin’ album won the singer a Grammy and made her a successor to her role model, Miriam Makeba..
So emotive that it almost finished them off, ‘Mezzanine’ proved that Massive Attack are among the best artists of their generation.
Building on their debut album, The Chemical Brothers’ ‘Dig Your Own Hole’ represents the zenith of their big beat take on the all-conquering Britpop.
With his monumental eight-hour composition 'Sleep' Max Richter unwittingly created the perfect soundtrack for World Sleep Day on 13 March.
Explore our guide to Max Richter’s ‘The Blue Notebooks’ – his heartfelt protest against political, social and personal brutality.
With her fourth album, ‘Myopia’, Agnes Obel “investigates the way the mind plays tricks”, creating a dark answer to Max Richter’s ‘Sleep’.
Capturing the zeitgeist with unsettling, genre- and gender-blurring visions, ‘Maxinquaye’ introduced Tricky as a unique voice for a generation.
Packing with dizzying dancefloor pieces, ‘Come With Us’ found The Chemical Brothers rebuilding electronica for the new millennium.
With their ‘Push The Button’ album, The Chemical Brothers moved with the times, putting their own twist on past sounds and contemporary influences.