The lyrical honesty and varied instrumentation of the singer-songwriter makes for great songs that are far more complex than first meets the ear.
Guru and DJ Premier are among hip-hop’s most iconic duos, with albums like ‘Hard To Earn’ and songs like ‘Mass Appeal.’ Here are their best songs.
One of New York’s finest street rappers tranformed his raw stories into indelible hits. These are just a few of his greatest moments.
The best Motown songs are timeless soul classics that capture everything it means to be in love, to suffer heartbreak – and to want to dance with abandon.
An introduction to a rapper with a unique ability to rap circles around his competition and write chart-friendly choruses.
An introduction to a peerless catalog of sonically inventive and chart-busting tunes.
Eric Dolphy erupted like lightning across the jazz horizon, playing with a startling, jagged, incandescent fire. These are his best tracks.
With a host of top 10 hits, No.1 albums, and platinum plaques, Ne-Yo has proven his abilities as a hitmaker who stretches the confines of genre.
A lover, healer, and sexual deviant, all in one. These 15 Jhené Aiko essentials laid the foundation for a new wave of R&B.
Loaded with geeky humour and gigantic guitar riffs, the best Weezer songs are among the most formidable and colorful in alternative rock.
One of the finest artists on the illustrious Chess label, Howlin’ Wolf shaped the blues, as this playlist of 20 of the best Howlin’ Wolf songs makes clear.
With iconic over-dramatic lyrics and an unrelenting guitar style, the group's best songs are perfect for karaoke.
Crowded House’s best songs are masterclasses in pop songwriting, belying their depth and emotion.
No matter what decade you find the Who, they remain relevant, creating anthems that speak truths that feel both personal and universal.
The San Antonio-area native has earned his King of Country moniker through a remarkable combination of consistency and volume.