Family bands have provided some of the greatest popular music of the past 100 years. As Sister Sledge once sang: “We are family. Get up everybody and sing.”
The 20 best pop albums of all time have touched hearts around the world, represented cultural eras and, invariably, sound fresh to this day.
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 pop superstar currently has the most AMA wins of any female artist ever with 23 awards.
As the older generation tut-tutted about the image of a new kind of idol called Boy George, 'Do You Really Want To Hurt Me' started its climb to No. 1.
After a seven-year chart absence, the novelty song 'My Ding-A-Ling' finally gave Chuck a No. 1.
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.
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.
The ebullient song was composed by the Motown writing team known as The Corporation, with Alphonso Mizell, Freddie Perren, Deke Richards and Berry Gordy himself.
Every year, critics and so-called experts ask: is rock music dead? Not with a new breed of young talents aiming for legendary status.
The best 80s music videos not only defined the decade, they influenced fashions and elevated the music video to the status of high art.
The album made a modest sales start, but turned into a defining record for the seminal Seattle band.
The best Freddie Mercury songs reveal an artist committed to exploring all avenues of expression. “I can dream up all kinds of things,” he said.
Motown’s most dangerous star of the early 1980s was on fire in the summer of 1983, and so were his label.
The 'Show Boat' tune became one of the master organist's dozen appearances on the Hot 100.