The best 80s music videos not only defined the decade, they influenced fashions and elevated the music video to the status of high art.
Fuelled by ‘I Just Called To Say I Love You,' the soundtrack album would go on to give Stevie another US R&B No. 1.
The peerless guitarist passed away on 17 September 1970, but his legacy is felt to this day.
Truly iconic album covers don’t just define an album, they define an era, a generation and, in some cases, an entire musical genre.
Too often remembered for its clichés, 80s music actually has far more to offer than many remember – and it's cooler than you think.
'Brothers In Arms' hit the top of the US album chart on 31 August 1985 and held sway for nine weeks.
The music world is full of talented multi-instrumentalists, and the best one-man bands have a unique vision that only they can achieve, alone in the studio.
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.
A question of boundaries lays at the heart of music censorship, but artists have always pushed back, fighting for the freedom to express themselves.
The notion of DIY music stretches back to 19th-century flutes made from bird bone, through punk anarchy and the digital revolution.
Other new members from the music world include Prince & The Revolution's Lisa Coleman and Wendy Melvoin, Sufjan Stevens and German pianist Hauschka.
The exhibition, titled ‘Growing Up Kurt Cobain’ will be displayed this summer in Ireland at the Museum of Style Icons in Newbridge, Co Kildare.
From country to rock, jazz to hip-hop, these personas embody a specific moment in an artist’s development.
The tour will feature the Wolf Trap Orchestra a live band and several vocalists who will perform deep cuts and classics from Prince’s fabled catalogue.
The iconic outfit featuring Wendy Melvoin and Lisa Coleman last played here on their 'Hit And Run' tour supporting Prince's 'Parade' album in 1986.