On September 18 Britney Spears released “Gimme More”…

On September 18, 2007 Britney Spears released “Gimme More” from her 2007 album “Blackout.” The uptempo dance-pop song received both critical and commercial success. It received praised for bringing back Spears to the uptempo pop genre that she was known for following a string of unfortunate incidents that resulted in negative press. Furthermore, the song…

On September 9 Britney Spears performed her infamous “Gimme More” performance at the 2007 MTV VMAs…

On September 9, 2007 Britney Spears performed her ill-fated performance of “Gimme More” at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards.  The performance, which was meant to be seen as Spears’ comeback performance, was negatively critique by both fans and critics. Many commented that Spears looked disoriented while on stage, forgetting the lyrics and dance moves…

On August 28 Madonna performed her iconic MTV VMA performance of “Like A Virgin” alongside Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears…

August 28, 2003 Madonna performed a rendition of “Like A Virgin” with Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears during the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, kissing them both, making it one, if not, the most iconic VMA performance of all time. During the infamous performance, both Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears were dressed as brides (referencing…

On August 24 Christina Aguilera released her debut album…

On August 24, 1999 Christina Aguilera released her self-titled debut album, “Christina Aguilera.”  Following the success of her recording the title track for the Disney film “Mulan,” “Reflection,” Aguilera, alongside RCA Records, began work on her debut album. Upon its release, having achieved momentum with the number-one hit single, “Genie in a Bottle,” Aguilera’s album…

On June 22 “Genie in a Bottle” by Christina Aguilera was released…

On June 22, 1999 “Genie in a Bottle” by Christina Aguilera was released. The song, featured on her 1999 self-titled debut album, was a critical and commercial success, and widely considered one Aguilera’s signature songs. After achieving success recording the Golden Globe-nominated “Reflection” in 1998, the title track to the Disney movie “Mulan,” Aguilera was…

On May 16 Eminem released “The Real Slim Shady”…

On May 16, 2000 Eminem released the hit single, “The Real Slim Shady.” The single, taken from Eminem’s third album, “The Marshall Mathers LP,” was used by Eminem to critique the manufactured pop stars and songs (according to his views) that were popular at the time of the single’s release, as well as various social causes…