Z107.3’s This Week In Pop Music History: Taylor Swift, Prince, Rhianna, Adele and More [VIDEOS]
Taylor Swift- TaylorSwift via YouTube; Prince- Video still from Prince via YouTube; Rhianna- Video still from from Rhianna via YouTube
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!
June 3rd - 9th : See how Rhianna, Adele, Taylor Swift, Prince, Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony, Brandi & Monica, Brian Adams, and a whole brothel of lady pop stars marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.
1993 - Prince
, which confuses the world and people just do NOT know how to deal with it, even to this day.
1998 - Brandi & Monica
The solo artists team up to bring 'The Boy Is Mine' to the Billboard Hot 100, all the way to #1.
2001 - Christina Aguilera & P!nk & Lil Kim & Mya
This song is where it was at when I was 16 and everybody was either publicly or secretly in love. Every girl picked out with Rouger they were (I was P!nk). This week in 2001, this song was #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and you can certainly see, and hear, why 'Lady Marmalade' was the song of the summer in 2001.
2004 - Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony
The stars aligned and pop super stars J Lo and latin hottie Marc Anthony got married this week in 2004. They remained married for almost exactly 10 years when they divorced in June 16th, 2014 after having 2 children.
2007 - Rhianna
The song that really launched Rhi Rhi into stardem was #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week in 2007. It helps that the song features King Midas himself, Jay-Z. 'Umbrella' stayed #1 for 7 weeks.
2011 - Adele
Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. As of the writing of this post, this video has been viewed on YouTube 1.3 billion times.
2015 - Taylor Swift
Swizzel continues her pop dominance with 'Bad Blood' featuring Kendrick Lamar this week in 2015, when the tune is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100.