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!
November 15th - November 21st: See how Ariana, Gaga, Nirvana, Backstreet Boys, P!nk, 50 Cent, Maroon 5 and just Adam Levine marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.
1993 - Nirvana
The grunge band records their MTV Unplugged concert in New York. It is aired a month later.
2000 - Backstreet Boys
The boy band releases Black & Blue, with initial shipments of about 6 million copies of the album.
2001 - P!nk
Our favorite badass pop star releases her second album M!ssundaztood.
2003 - 50 Cent
The Detroit rapper wins Artist of the Year, Dopest Album and Hottest Hook at the first ever Vibe Awards.
2008 - Lady Gaga
Mother monster opens for New Kids on the Block in dates throughout Canada to promote 'The Fame' which was released months prior.
2012 - Maroon 5
'The 5' is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'One More Night'.
2016 - Ariana Grande
The pop star wins Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards.
2018- Ariana Grande
Ms. Ariana is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'Thank U, Next', #20 on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'God Is A Woman', and #21 on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'Breathin'.