Z107.3’s This Week in Pop Music History: Ed Sheeran, Rihanna, TLC and more [VIDEOS]
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!
April 21 - 27 : See how Ed Sheeran, Rihanna, TLC, B.O.B. & Bruno Mars, RuPaul, Madonna, and Celine Dion, marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.
2017 - Ed Sheeran
The great ginga-ninja is at #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 with "Shape of You". The song will spend 12 weeks at the number one spot and spend a total of 59 weeks on the chart.
2010 - B.O.B & Bruno Mars
The duo collaborated on "Nothin' On You" which is on the Billboard Hot 100 list. Aww, the days when Bruno wore the fedora...
2007 - Rihanna
"Umbrella" enters the charts at #91 on Billboard's Hot 100 but will hit #1 in seven weeks.
2002 - T.L.C.
A sad day for pop music when the world lost Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes to a car accident in Honduras at age 30.
1996 - Celine Dion
The Canadian singer is on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Because You Loved Me" from the soundtrack of the movie Up Close & Personal. Two years later, she would make bank doing another tune for a little old movie called Titanic.... maybe you've heard of it?
1993 - RuPaul
The cross dressing legend, RuPaul, performs "Supermodel (You Better Work)" at the LGBT March on Washington.
1989 - Madonna
"Like A Prayer" is #1 on U.S. Charts, her seventh number one single in the U.S.