Being the Bangor station that provides you with mostly today's hottest music but also provides you with a healthy dose of yester-year's tunes with Back In the Cafe, we are providing you with a little music history of the 1990's, 2000's and this decade.

Get to know a little about the artists that have shaped your musical vocabulary by taking in what has led to the music landscape of today. Behold... Z107.3's This Week In Pop Music History!

January 27 - February 2: See how Michael Jackson, Britney Spears, Beyonce, Green Day and Macklemore marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.

 

1993 - Michael Jackson

The Prince of Pop' performs at Super Bowl 27 in Pasadena, California.

 

1994 - Green Day

The Bay Area punk rockers release their first major label album Dookie.

1999 - Britney Spears

Britney hits #1 with her first single "...Baby One More Time".

2010 - Beyonce

At the Grammy Awards, Beyoncé wins six out of ten nominations - including Song of the Year for "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It) ".  Her wins make history when she wins the most Grammys in one night of any female artist.

2014 - Macklemore

The day after winning the Grammy Award for Best Rap Album for The Heist, Macklemore posts a screenshot of his text to Kendrick Lamar on Instagram starting a world of skepticism on his true intentions when he texts, "I wanted you to win. You should have. It's weird and sucks that I robbed you." to Lamar.

Lamar responds: "Macklemore is a genuine dude.  However, it panned out, I wish him much success."