1980s and into the 1990s with countless hits such as Like a Virgin Into the

1980s and into the 1990s with countless hits such as

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1980s and into the 1990s with countless hits such as “Like a Virgin”, “Into the Groove”, “Papa Don’t Preach”, “Like a Prayer”, and “Vogue”. At over 300 million records, she is widely recognized as the best - selling female artist of all - time.
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--- H i s t o r y of A m e r i c a n Music --- Artist Spotlight: Elton John P o p P o p Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Part soft - rock, part blues, part pop, Elton John’s six Grammy Awards, knighthood status, 50 songs in the Billboard top 40, 300 million albums sold, and the best - selling single of all time (Candle in the wind) put him at legendary status and rare company.
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--- H i s t o r y of A m e r i c a n Music --- Artist Spotlight: David Bowie P o p P o p Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop David Bowie hit the British singles chart at age 22 with the song “Space Oddity” in 1969. He thrived with the advent of ‘70s & ‘80s Glam Rock with songs like Starman ”, “Fame”, and “Under Pressure”.
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--- H i s t o r y of A m e r i c a n Music --- Artist Spotlight: David Bowie P o p P o p Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop He made a name for himself with unique (often odd) showmanship, style, and songs. He was nominated for 19 Grammys, winning 5, and has sold nearly 150 million albums. He was a trailblazer of style.
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