Seeking to rid music of offensive content, Tipper Gore’s Parents Music Resource Center used the Filthy Fifteen to bring their cause to the Senate.
From disco hits to tender ballads, the queer canon is as diverse as it is large. Here are the most memorable songs that celebrate the LGBTQ experience.
Treading a fine line between majestic camp and all-out cheese, ‘Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!’ keeps pop titans like Cher and Madonna coming back time and again.
The song's placing in 'The Breakfast Club' was the perfect marriage of song and movie.
'Ones' not only represented a retrospective of Selena’s career but also an introduction to a new generation of fans after her death on March 31, 1995.
From subversive subject matter to affairs of the heart, the best female songwriters are often the most insightful, as this list proves.
The best Lady Gaga songs take a look at stand-out moments in a career stuffed with mind-blowingly inventive, generation-defining 21st-century pop anthems.
Madonna’s first album of the 2010s, ‘MDNA’ found her balancing creative and business demands to create 'music I can dance to.'
Born on March 22, 1948, Andrew Lloyd Webber helped to revitalize the stage musical.
It wasn’t easy for musicians to be openly feminist – or, indeed, to be openly women. But right from the start, they’ve been there...
Many record labels run by musicians have been little more than vanity imprints, but the most important of them have pioneered artists’ rights in the music industry.
Film musicals, a true American art form, have celebrated freedom in the cinema, self-expression and the pursuit of dreams down life’s yellow brick road.
She becomes the first artist to hit No.1 in the UK with two different albums in a calendar year since David Bowie in early 2016.
A song doesn’t have to have a message in order to change society. Race relations, gender equality and identity politics have all been shaped by music.
The Scottish trailblazers scored their fifth UK No.1 with the collection containing highlights of their previous decade together.
The definitive pop music playlist for when you work at home, featuring Rihanna, ABBA, Lady GaGa, BTS, Ellie Goulding, Lorde and many more.