As one of the most prolific hit-makers of the last ten years, Rihanna is an undeniable force in Pop music. Yet, even with twelve Billboard Hot 100 chart-topping singles, it is difficult for some people to pinpoint her signature song. So, the Bajan sensation has been selected as the latest act in our Way Back [...]
Last week, we kicked off our special Way Back Wednesday series focusing on artists’ signature songs by highlighting the works of Janet Jackson. To keep the momentum going, it’s only right that we shine the spotlight on another dancing diva – the hip-shaking, wig-tossing Beyonce.
Well, aren’t you a lucky ducky. We’ve already enjoyed this week’s Way back Wednesday but this is such an important day in music history that it demands a bonus edition of our feature. Yes folks, the legendary Barbra Streisand celebrates her 71st birthday today and it would be a sin not to acknowledge the event!
This week’s Way Back Wednesday special was initially planned to focus on the signature songs of various artists but once the creative juices started flowing – get you mind out the gutter – I realised that we could expand this instalment into an entire series. So, to kickoff the fun, let’s dive ears first into [...]
Of all the artists in the industry, child stars have always been at the centre of media attention as a result of the public’s fascination with their innocent appeal. However, the glare of the spotlight is often overwhelming for many young acts and few progress into adulthood with their careers intact.
Before Ne-Yo and Bryan-Michael Cox rose to prominence as the leading R&b songwriters of the 2000s, Babyface dominated the 1990s as one of the most prolific hit-makers of the era. So, to commemorate his contributions to the industry on this day – his 55th birthday – we’ll use Way Back Wednesday to reflect on his [...]
Today is the 43rd birthday of the legendary Mariah Carey and lambs across the land prancing in their respective meadows as they wait for a possible new music announcement. However, before the next era of her career gets underway, Way Back Wednesday will shine light on Carey’s previously unreleased songs that most of you never [...]
People often compare Ciara to Janet Jackson but there is another artist with the voice and the moves to better follow in the footsteps of the Pop culture icon. Mya is by face one of the most talented dancers of her generation but her career was derailed during the mid-2000s and Way Back Wednesday is [...]
When Dame Shirley Bassey hit the stage at the 2013 Academy Awards, a new generation of fans rediscovered the woman who helped make it possible for Adele to rule as the latest Bond girl. Yet, this monument of song has been performing around the globe for years and this week we honor her legacy with [...]