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After decades of embedding heavy themes into her music, Janet Jackson decided to enter the 21st century with light-hearted energy.
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Featuring Francis Wolff’s iconic photography and Reid Miles’ innovative typography, the best Blue Note album covers influenced mainstream graphic design.
At a time when the music business was dominated by men, the Memphis soul label Stax Records employed a host of women in key positions.
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In life and love, Mary J. Blige wanted no more drama, but that certainly never applied to her sense of style.
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The album stands tall among Stevie's most important work, both in terms of his profound songwriting and its use of his new best friend, the synthesizer.
Whether they’re the mastermind of the band or keep the cosmic flights well-grounded, we pay tribute to the best prog guitarists of all time.
Just when prog rock’s prospects looked bleakest, some savvy souls started to find a way forward in the 80s pop scene.
A highly personal album that set her on a new creative path, ‘Control’ found Janet Jackson making leaps towards dominating the pop world.