Z107.3’s This Week in Pop Music History: Tupac, Ashanti, Green Day [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 14 - 20 : See how Ashanti, Prince, Tupac, Green Day, and Nirvana marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.
1991 - Nirvana
In this week in 1991, Nirvana performs Smells Like Teen Spirit for the first time ever.
1994 - Prince
Prince has his first #1 hit in the U.K. with this '90's classic The Most Beautiful Girl in the World.
2002 - Ashanti
Ashanti not only visited Bangor this week a year ago for the 'I Love the 2000s' tour with Chingy, Ma$e, and Ja Rule but, this week in 2002, she hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with her single Foolish.
2012 - Tupac Shakur
Tupac comes to life in 3D at the Coachella music festival, joined by Snoop Dog and Dr. Dre, performing Hail Mary and 2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted.
VIDEO WARNING: Explicit language.
2015 - Green Day
After 20 years of being a band, the multi-Grammy winners are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, it being their first year of eligibility. The band is inducted by Fall Out Boy.