Music Birthday: Lenny Kravitz

🔊🥳 Today, May 26, 1964, Lenny Kravitz was born Leonard Albert Kravitz in Manhattan, New York City, NY. Kravitz has a song called ‘Lady,’ and it was certified gold by the RIAA on January 26, 2005. The song comes from Lenny’s “Baptism” album, released May 18, 2004. On the Billboard 200, “Baptism” peaked at no….

Janelle Monaé: “The ArchAndroid”

🔊💜Today, May 18, 2010, Janelle Monaé released her debut studio album “The ArchAndroid.” This album peaked at no. 17 on the US Billboard 200, and no. 8 on the American iTunes Albums Chart. However, seeing international success, the deluxe edition of “The ArchAndroid” charted on iTunes UK, at no. 7. On February 8, 2019, the…

Music Birthday: Lorde

🔊🎉Today, November 7, 1996, Lorde was born Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, in Auckland, New Zealand. Her sophomore studio album “Melodrama” peaked at no. 1 on the American iTunes Albums Chart, becoming her second no. 1 on the chart. Lorde released two Hot 100 singles in support of this album: ‘Green Light’ (no. 19), and ‘Homemade…

HomageCollage: Stereophonics, “Word Gets Around”

🔊❤️Today 1997 – Stereophonics released their debut album, “Word Gets Around,” and all songs were written by member Kelly Jones – Album reached no. 6 on the UK Official Albums Chart, where it spent 161 weeks on chart – Earlier this month 1997, ‘A Thousand Trees’ was released as a single in support of “Word…