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!

May 5th - 11th: See how the late Notorious B.I.G.Backstreet Boys, Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Adam Lambert, and Usher marked this week in history for pop music from the past 30 years.

1993 - Backstreet Boys

The Backstreet Boys perform their first show at Sea World in Orlando, Florida to 3,000 people.

1996 - Notorious B.I.G.

The rapper is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with 'Hypnotize'.

2004 - Usher

The R&B singer is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 is #1 with "Yeah!" featuring Lil Jon and Ludacris.

2009 - Adam Lambert

May 8th is declared 'Adam Lambert Day' in San Diego.  The city rejoices.

2011 - Lady Gaga

The pop star's first HBO concert, Lady Gaga Presents the Monster Ball Tour at Madison Square Garden is aired.

2014 - Michael Jackson

'Xscape' is released posthumously, featuring 8 tracks of previously unreleased material.

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