Z107.3’s This Week In Pop Music History
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!
September 23rd - 29th: See how P!nk, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Good Charlotte and the Fountains of Wayne marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.
1991 - Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Red Hot Chili Peppers released Blood Sugar Sex Magik in the US this week in pop music history. The hits from this album would help define a generation which included the songs "Under the Bridge" and "Give It Away". The album goes on to sell 10 million albums worldwide.
2000 - Good Charlotte
This week in pop music history the pop-punk band Good Charlotte release their self-titled debut album which includes their songs "Festival" and "Little Things".
2003 - Fountains of Wayne
Back in the Day Cafe would be incomplete without the Fountains of Wayne's song "Stacey's Mom", which was released on the labels Virgin and S-Curve Records in 2003 this week. It was off of the band's third album Welcome Interstate Managers. Yes, that's super model Rachel Hunter and, yes, this has proven to be a one hit wonder for the band. But, hey, they were nominated for a Grammy for the song. So, there's that.
2012 - P!nk
Gawd, do we love Pink. She's so strong and her voice is killer. This week in pop music history, Pink's sixth studio album scores her first #1 album in the United States with The Truth About Love. The album was released the prior week and also received a Grammy nomination.