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Eclipsed by the unfortunate events that followed its release, ‘Elegantly Wasted’ is an album that speaks to INXS’ tireless creativity.
Genre-defining anthems from the finest golden age of R&B, the best 90s R&B songs still fill dancefloors while speaking to the soul.
Chuck's review of new music for the punk fanzine Jet Lag in 1980 read like a bridge between cultures.
The group's brilliant vocal performance on another memorable Norman Whitfield/Barrett Strong composition climbed to No. 1.
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On their first instrumental album, ‘The In Sound From Way Out!’, Beastie Boys went digging in their own catalogue for an exploration of groove.
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Hailed as “the truest artist” Motown founder Berry Gordy has ever known, Marvin Gaye was an uncompromising force that defined soul music in the 70s.
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Praised for having songs that rank “among his classic works”, ‘Made In England’ saw Elton John traverse every phase of his career.