With ‘Good Girl Gone Bad’, Rihanna liberated herself from a predictable pop career and transformed into the fierce icon we know today.
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The modern-day line-up of the Motown legends burnished their recorded legacy with their first new album in eight years.
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The best Earth Day songs range from political warnings to songs written in celebration of our planet’s beauty.
Rightfully known as the queen Supreme, the best Diana Ross songs reveal just how much the Motown icon achieved when she stepped out as a solo artist.
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This is a genuine classic, in a world where that has become an overused citation. Stevie Wonder’s 18th album is among the greatest albums of all time.
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Crow's admirable body of work has seen her collaborate with major artists while creating her own unique place in music history.
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'Q's Jook Joint' gave the producer a gold album in America for the sixth time in his incomparable career.
The album made a modest sales start, but turned into a defining record for the seminal Seattle band.
The group's first 'Greatest Hits' compilation made its Billboard chart debut on the first day of the new year.