James brown was an idol and inspiration for many artists after he passed away. His career was over forty-seven years, and he gave so much to music history, and created a place for himself in the American popular music history. James brown is self-made man, and he worked himself every step of the way. He earned every nickname he had, and his unique way of projecting his art will always be remembered, and no one can mimic his unique style. He passed away back in 2006, leaving a track of R&B, Soul, Funk, and even little bit of hip hop.
Fleetwood struggled with many of their problems, but won a Platinum and Grammy award for their music, and got inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, making Fleetwood Mac one of the most emotional and one one of the greatest bands of the 20th century. Interested In Music Most people know Fleetwood Mac is a Rock and Roll band, but that’s not how they started. Fleetwood actually started as a blues band (Lowe, 2004). Originally a blues band, a little later in their career
One example of this is he provided the soundtrack and starred in the movie “the harder they come” which came out in 1972. He also took art in the making of the song Hakkuna Matata for the movie “The Lion King. Cliff was known for his collaborative skills this bringing him a lot of awards and success Jason Heller from the A.V. club says “cliff has earned some of the highest honors in the music industry, including being of the two reggae artists in the rock n roll hall of fame” (July
Then Puff Daddy found a man whose talent is not lost on the man Tupac, his childhood friend Biggie, finally the two of them became the leader of the East Coast. After their formation, two talented singers have a so-called "rap war" in rap community. 2pac and Biggie Weaponry opposite! It led to the final die (1996-97), resulting a unimaginative loss of rap community. Until now, although rap music continue to evolve in the process, the boundaries of East and West Coast rap is slowly fade.
And top of the totem pole he is. Kanye West’s music production, fashion design, and outspoken or winning mentality, changed pop and hip hop culture tremendously. Not only did he change it, he set the bar that many other artists strive to reach. Kanye’s influence has played one of the biggest parts in not only hip hop, but in a great deal of the music culture altogether. Kanye West was born in Atlanta, Georgia on June 8, 1977.
James Brown was one of the best singers, dancer, and musician ever. He was called the Godfather of Soul because he worked his way to the top of music charts. His unique style and vocals influenced many artists. One artist that he really had a big influence on was Michael Jackson. Michael Jackson was arguably the best pop star ever.
Michael Jackson was an inspirational dancer and the legend of the music industry! He was a song writer, a artist, but despite his fame and wealth, he had a very troubled life. Here I will tell you everything about how Michael Jackson 's fame rose and fell. From his early days as the lead singer in his family band called the Jackson Five, they made 20 albums until 1984. Even though Michael had a solo career and he became a hit in 1972 he still was in his family band.
American jazz roots go back centuries, both to Africa and Europe. The Europeans brought us instruments and written notation and the Africans brought us rhythm and the basis for the blues. The blues is the foundation of jazz although it did not become popular until the early 20th century. The biggest boost in the popularity of the blues was the invention of the phonograph. It made most music accessible to people all across America and the rest of the civilized world.
Not only was he a naturally gifted musician, but he also had the opportunity to make a name for himself by playing blues for influential artists such as Ma Rainey and Bessie Smith (Lee 19). Then all of the sudden, after all of his success with the blues, he switched his focus to gospel. Dr. Charles Wolfe explains why Dorsey suddenly changed from blues back to the church, “He lost a lot of money suddenly. He took that as some kind of sign and he began to turn his considerable songwriting talents to gospel music” (qtd. in “History of Gospel Music 03”).
Although they are not from our time, Elvis Presley and Michael Jacksons’ names are known all over the world. These two are arguably the most influential artists in music history. Elvis was an actor, singer and dancer, while Michael chose to focus mainly on his music and dancing. Despite their differences, both helped sculpt the music industry into what it is today. The popularity of Jackson and Presley causes many to ask “Who was more influential?” While Elvis Presley was mostly known for rock, he also gained recognition for his work in the country and gospel genres.