On May 9 Madonna released “Express Yourself”…

On May 9, 1989 Madonna released, “Express Yourself.” The single was from Madonna’s fourth album, “Like a Prayer,” and it emphasized that anyone should never suppress who they really are, particularly women, accepting the best for oneself. The video features Madonna dressed glamorously (in a gown holding a black cat and in a suit), surrounded…

On April 8 Lady Gaga released her debut single “Just Dance”…

On April 8, 2008 Lady Gaga released “Just Dance,” her debut single from her debut album, “The Fame.” The single itself, having been written in ten minutes by Lady Gaga, featured fellow musician Colby O’Donis, and reached the number-one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In various interviews, Gaga has explained that “Just Dance”…

On March 28 Lady Gaga was born…

On March 28, 1986 Lady Gaga was born (real name Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta).  She came to prominence with her debut album, 2008’s “The Fame,” which featured the hit singles, “Just Dance” and “Poker Face.”  2008’s music video to “Just Dance”: She followed “The Fame” with 2009’s “The Fame Monster,” 2011’s “Born This Way,” and…

On December 18 Christina Aguilera was born…

On December 18, 1980 Christina Aguilera was born. She is a six-time Grammy award winning singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. Aguilera’s career started when she first appeared on “Star Search,” placing second place. She then was cast in “The All New Mickey Mouse Club” from 1992-1994 alongside Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, and Ryan Gosling.…

On November 18 “The Fame Monster” by Lady Gaga was released…

On November 18, 2008, “The Fame Monster” by Lady Gaga was released.  The album, which featured influences of disco and goth, was a critical and commercial success. It topped various international territories, as well as topping the Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums chart. In addition, may of the album’s singles became chart toppers on their own, with…

On May 9 Madonna released “Express Yourself”…

On May 9, 1989 Madonna released, “Express Yourself.” The single was from Madonna’s fourth album, “Like a Prayer,” and it emphasized that anyone should never suppress who they really are, particularly women, accepting the best for oneself. The video features Madonna dressed glamorously (in a gown holding a black cat and in a suit), surrounded…

On April 8 Lady Gaga released her debut single “Just Dance”…

On April 8, 2008 Lady Gaga released “Just Dance,” her debut single from her debut album, “The Fame.” The single itself, having been written in ten minutes by Lady Gaga, featured fellow musician Colby O’Donis, and reached the number-one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In various interviews, Gaga has explained that “Just Dance”…

On March 28 Lady Gaga was born…

On March 28, 1986 Lady Gaga was born (real name Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta). She came to prominence with her debut album, 2008’s “The Fame,” which featured the hit singles, “Just Dance” and “Poker Face.” 2008’s music video to “Just Dance”: She followed “The Fame” with 2009’s “The Fame Monster,” 2011’s “Born This Way,” and…

On December 18 Christina Aguilera was born…

On December 18, 1980 Christina Aguilera was born. She is a six-time Grammy award winning singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. Aguilera’s career started when she first appeared on “Star Search,” placing second place. She then was cast in “The All New Mickey Mouse Club” from 1992-1994 alongside Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, and Ryan Gosling.…

On April 8 Lady Gaga released her debut single “Just Dance”…

On April 8, 2008 Lady Gaga released “Just Dance,” her debut single from her debut album, “The Fame.” The single itself, having been written in ten minutes by Lady Gaga, featured fellow musician Colby O’Donis, and reached the number-one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In various interviews, Gaga has explained that “Just Dance”…