While ‘Baduizm’ turned her into a household name, ‘Mama’s Gun’ cemented Erykah Badu’s status as the new face of R&B.
In December 1979, after a decade of paying dues and recording several solo albums, Holmes hit No. 1 in the US with ‘Escape (The Piña Colada Song).’
If his US chart showings were disappointing in 1962, Del ended on a real upswing with 'Little Town Flirt.'
Written solely by Freddie Mercury, 'Crazy Little Thing Called Love' became one of the band's biggest international singles
Tapping into the psychedelic 60s, ‘Their Satanic Majesties Request’ is probably the most unusual of The Rolling Stones’ albums.
Todd's original 'Can We Still Be Friends' came out in 1978, and Palmer, charting at the time with his 'Double Fun' album, was listening.
From biting satire to loving homage, the best Frank Zappa songs prove exactly why he’s one of the few artists who truly deserves the epithet “genius”.
The 1968 album 'Dusty...Definitely' was the first to be co-produced by the singer herself.
The Queen classic is the only single to be a Christmas No. 1 twice and the only one to be No. 1 in the UK in four different calendar years.
'All The Girls In The World Beware!!!' was the band's second album of 1974, their ninth studio release and their 11th chart LP in just over five years.
On 21 December 1985, the charming 'The Chair,' a real sleeper hit, completed a three-month climb to the top of the US country countdown.
On 21 December 1968, Bell entered the R&B listings with the track that would become his first top ten hit on that chart, ‘I Forgot To Be Your Lover.’
'Sally G' was directly inspired by Paul's trip to Nashville with his wife Linda and the other members of Wings.
On the chart of 20 December 1980, ‘(Just Like) Starting Over’ became a posthumous UK No. 1.
'In Dulci Jubilo' was not just Oldfield's first UK top five single, but has become a part of the sound of Christmas in his home country.
Just 12 days after he entered the country chart with 'I'll Never Get Out Of This World Alive,' Hank was dead.