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 Café, 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 3rd - January 9th: See how Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Beyoncé, Destiny's Child x2, and One Direction marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.
2001 Destiny's Child
The girl group is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'Independent Woman Part I'.
2005 Destiny's Child
The all girl group featuring Kelly Rowland, Beyoncé and Michelle Williams holds two spots on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Soldier", featuring T.I. and Lil Wayne, at #5 and "Lose My Breath" at #10.
2009 - Beyoncé
This is a big week of Beyoncé, who continues to make this week in pop music history with a #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'Single Ladies'.
2012 - Katy Perry
Katy Perry hits #1 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart with the song 'The One That Got Away'. This happening makes her album Teenage Dream the first album to hit seven #1 Dance Club Song hits.
2013 - One Direction
The British Boy band, One Direction, win Favorite Album (Up All Night) and Favorite Song ("What Makes You Beautiful") at the People's Choice Awards.
2019 - Lady Gaga
After the miniseries Surviving R. Kelly is aired, Gaga pulls her collaboration with the accused artist "Do What U Want" from streaming services. Gaga also puts forth a statement supporting those accusing R. Kelly of wrongful & unlawful behavior.