In 1992, Pure Country hit theaters. The movie gained Strait even more publicity and fans (Carlin, 2006). Winning himself twenty-two CMAs and twenty AMCs, Strait was an outstanding artist. In 2008, he also got the Artist of the Decade. The George Strait Country Music Festival was a very unusual thing for a country artist, but of course it would be George Strait who broke boundaries.
Some may think other bands like Green Day, or Fall Out Boy are better alternative rock groups, but Twenty One Pilots are the best. A reason I think this, is due to the fact that they have won many Awards and Honors. Recently, Tyler and Josh were nominated for five Grammy’s, and managed to win one of them for best pop duo/group performers. They won the the Billboard Music Award for Top Rock Artists, and triumphed over three iHeart Radio Music Awards, and three MTV Music Awards. That’s a lot of
“In a country in which popular culture is extremely important, there’s nobody more important than The Beatles.” Steven Stark, a friend of The Beatles once said. The Beatles are not only the biggest band of their time, they are one of the biggest bands of all times. The Beatles did not just sing to sing, they sang to give hope to a generation, they set some of the highest standards in popular culture, they changed music forever, and they still manage to affect our generation today. During the sixties, when The Beatles were first introduced to The United States; they were in a depression. Due to the wars, they did not have much to look forward to.
Justin Timberlake is the man who actually sings the song “Bye Bye Bye”, along with his boy band NSYNC. Christopher Walken is a very known American character actor whose career has spanned over 50 years. The Ethos in the Bai commercial is that these men are both very popular celebrities, and if they give credit to Bai Juice, then it really must be good. When the producers of the Bai commercial put two society stars in their commercial, they were doing themselves a favor because now it has people thinking since those stars bought it, we will too. Also, you may be going on a new healthy diet and you’re looking for a healthy but satisfying drink, well then, Bai Juice is perfect for you and now you have pulled in an even bigger
I would say that the song was rhetorically effective for many reasons. First, the song was very successful in all the worldwide charts and especially in the United States. Second, the song received a lot of good critical reviews such as “”Man in the Mirror” was described as Jackson going “a step further” and offering “a straightforward homily of personal commitment”, which can be seen in the lyrics” (Davitt Sigerson from The Rolling Stones Magazine). Third, the awards it received and the Grammy
What West is doing with music production is impeccable. “Kanye remains popular because he is truly one of the best rappers of all time. His music resonates.” (Tamara Conniff, Mini Bio- Kanye West, biography.com ). Kanye West’s music has set the basis for hip hop and R&B for a decade now. “Speaking of hip-hop, with 21 awards, Kanye West is the rapper who counts the most Grammys.”(Alex Frank, The Biggest Hauls in Grammy History, vogue.com).
As an artist Kanye West has proven his ability to speak to millennials time and time again. As a rapper his history speaks for itself. As one the best-selling artist of not only his but of all time, he is highly acclimated in the music business. In his 20 years in the business he has won over 20 Grammys, this makes him one of the most awarded artists of all time. According to many experts in the music business Kanye West has had a “revival” of sorts.
The movie produced unprecedented ratings, a best-selling soundtrack and loyal fans of the movie High School Musical. The following year in August Efron was on the cover of rolling stone Magazine. In the article Zac Efron stated that one day he wanted to play an action hero. He was a nominee for a screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture. Efron got 3 awards in 2008, one was the Critics Choice Award for the movie ‘Hairspray’ he won the ‘Best Acting Ensemble’ category.
A dedicated and supportive fandom is the basis for a healthy and fulfilling musical career. In our society, a fandom can make or break the success of an artist. Two very popular fandoms in our industry today would be the Beyonce fandom A.K.A, The Beyhive, and the Justin Bieber fandom, or Beliebers. Beyonce has been around since the late 90’s and her fan base has only grown stronger with time. Though Justin Bieber came on the scene later in 2009 he has accumulated a very large group of dedicated fans who continue to support him and his work.