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Sting - born Gordon Sumner, was co-founder, bassist, and lead singer for London pop reggae trio, the Police. After 5 albums, and becoming the most popular band in the world, they split in 1983. With a very recognizable voice, he was able to sustain considerable popularity as a vibrant solo artist while mixing elements of jazz and world music rhythms into his sound.

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Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971) nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an American jazz trumpeter and singer from New Orleans, Louisiana c. 1920s He was another popular musician. He played mostly jazz music. (The most popular genre of the 1920s.)

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Stevie Nicks, slightly different version of one of the most popular pictures of Stevie taken backstage at ‘Cal Jam II’ in 1978

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One of the most popular recording artists of the 1970s, country-folk singer/songwriter John Denver's 1943 - 1997

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Dinah Washington, born Ruth Lee Jones (August 29, 1924 – December 14, 1963), was an American singer and pianist, who has been cited as "the most popular black female recording artist of the '50s".[1] Primarily a jazz vocalist, she performed and recorded in a wide variety of styles including blues, R&B, and traditional pop music, and gave herself the title of "Queen of the Blues"

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The 21 Most Popular Novels of 2015 So Far

Also love this - the way the main image just takes up the bottom 1/4. I think I prefer a slightly more artistic rendition of a photograph, though.

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29 Bizarre True Stories Behind the Most Popular Music Ever

For all those retard stoners who get blitzed while listening to Pink Flyod and have no idea about what the music is truly about

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