On October 23 Taylor Swift released her debut album…

On October 23, 2006 Taylor Swift released her self-titled debut album, “Taylor Swift.” The album, released when Swift was 16 years old, is a country-music styled album (opposed to future pop oriented-music albums she would release) that featured Swift as a co-writer for each of the album’s songs. The album’s theme focused on romantic relationships,…

On October 10 No Doubt released “Tragic Kingdom”…

On October 10, 1995 No Doubt released “Tragic Kingdom,” their third studio album. The album was both critically and commercially successful, launching No Doubt into new heights of success. The album featured two of their most well-known songs (and arguably their most popular songs): “Just a Girl” and “Don’t Speak.” The album was nominated for…

On October 3 Gwen Stefani was born…

On October 3, 1969 Gwen Stefani was born. Stefani is best known as a member of the rock band No Doubt, as well as her own solo career in music and in fashion (she owns the clothing line L.A.MB.). She released her first solo album in 2004, “Love.Angel.Music.Baby,” which included such hit singles as “What…

On October 2 Sting was born…

On October 2, 1951 singer-songwriter Sting was born. Sting began his musical career in January 1977 when New Wave group The Police formed, before launching into a solo career in 1985. As a solo artist, as well as with The Police, some of Sting’s signature songs include “Every Breath You Take,” “Roxanne,” and “Desert Rose.”…