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Great American Songstress: Roberta Flack

When people think of famous female singers from the ’70s, most think of Donna Summer and Gloria Gaynor, but there’s another artist who is sometimes forgotten but needs her due. Roberta Flack had three hits songs and was a platinum-selling artist in the ’70s, and her influence is still powerful today. Early Career Roberta Flack [...]

Great American Songstress: Roberta Flack2019-07-11T03:02:32+00:00

Do You Remember? VH1’s “Behind the Music” On January 1, 1985, MTV’s parent corporation launched a new music video network aimed at building upon what the original music channel had created, but it focused on a slightly older demographic. When VH1 first came into existence, it was all about music videos and music shows. Favorites [...]

2019-04-28T23:03:17+00:00

Let’s Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (Part 3 of 3)

Let's Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (Part 3 of 3) The 80s were rad, but let’s dive right back into our Women In Rock series. Time to see what the ladies of the 90s were up to, and how their music evolved. The ladies kept it lively with drama, insanity and a [...]

Let’s Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (Part 3 of 3)2019-04-09T01:40:59+00:00

Let’s Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (pt 2 of 3)

Let's Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (Part 2 of 3) Move over boys… let’s hear it for the girls. It’s time to dive back into our totally awesome rocker chicks! These women truly helped change music from its formats in the late 60s into the many new genres of modern music in [...]

Let’s Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (pt 2 of 3)2019-04-02T16:13:35+00:00

Let’s Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (Pt 1 of 3)

Let’s Hear It For The Girls Women In Rock (Part 1 of 3) Women in Rock. Be it all-girls or female-fronted bands, it doesn’t matter - we love them. They rock our worlds with their music and influence. Let’s take a closer look at a few of these ladies who have made their own way [...]

Let’s Hear It For The Girls: Women In Rock (Pt 1 of 3)2019-03-29T00:10:04+00:00

One Hit Wonders: In The USA

One Hit Wonders: In the USA What exactly constitutes a “One-Hit Wonder”? In exploring this topic we find that many songs by a band or an artist that are what we’d consider one-hit wonders in the US are actually hugely popular acts, with several charted hits in other countries. They are also are fan favorites, and/or [...]

One Hit Wonders: In The USA2019-03-17T16:19:16+00:00