Spawning megastars such as Snoop Dogg, 2Pac and Eminem, 90s hip-hop marked the point when the music came out of the suburbs and took over the world.
A reminder of why people started bands in the first place, Aerosmith caught the attentions a whole new generation with ‘Get A Grip’.
Reflecting his eclectic tastes, Rick Rubin’s American Recordings label covered metal, rock, country and all points in between, establishing its founder as music’s ultimate auteur in the 90s.
Even during a decade when the most improbable bands were topping the charts, some fell through the cracks. Here are 10 90s bands worth rediscovering.
With Mudhoney, Nirvana and Soundgarden at the helm, grunge music exploded in the early 90s – and the world didn’t know what hit it.
The best tracks from the 90s!
To celebrate the 25th anniversary 3-LP reissue of Guru’s Jazzmatazz Volume 1, Urban Legends has premiered a new lyric video for the track 'No Time To Play'.
Home taping in the 80s didn’t necessarily kill the record industry but the cassette format gave a voice to those that the mainstream didn’t always have an ear for.
Like the titular character from her album, Unrepentant Geraldines, Tori Amos has been unapologetically bucking the constraints of pop her entire career.
Released just a week after Kurt Cobain’s death, Hole’s Live Through This saw Courtney Love bare her soul on an alt.rock classic that still surprises.
Fusing lo-fi production with a singer-songwriter sensibility, Liz Phair helped shaped the “indie rock” sound with her standout sophomore album Whip-Smart.
Released in of July 14 1998, Beastie Boys' Hello Nasty saw a group return to their hip-hop roots with innovative new stylings.
Prodigy, one-half of famed East Coast rap duo Mobb Deep, passed away on Tuesday (20 June) at the age of 42 reports the group’s publicist.
The possibilities seemed endless during the 1990s. As our Top 90s Songs shows, the icons & figures dominating the decade were both mercurial and diverse.
Radiohead’s art-rock opus OK Computer created a generation with a deep cynical streak and a healthy sense of paranoia and we’re forever thankful for it