MTV Video Music Award for Best Pop Video

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  • Tragic Heros: Britney Spears As A Tragic Hero

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    her. That is when she really got a taste of how celebrities live. Then in 1999, at the age of 18, “Britney Spears busted on to the pop scene with the release of her first album, ‘Baby One More Time’. With the title track of the album earning a teen choice award and a Grammy nomination” (NYDailyNews). At a young age Britney was already at the top. She was earning awards left and right for her first album. She continued to release new songs and albums which landed her at the top of Forbes’ 100 Most

  • Essay On Britney Spears

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    People looked down on Britney for a long time, even though all she needed was moral support. Britney Spears was going through a disastrous phase in her life, but she quickly got into the right frame of mind and made the best of it. No matter how alone and miserable a person feels, they must always express who they really are, considering that nobody can take that away. Despite the attention that came from her actions, Britney Spears will always be viewed as an outcast

  • Taylor Swifts

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    At the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, Kanye West stormed the stage, and vehemently declared that Beyonce’s music video was better than winner Taylor Swifts. The two nominated videos for best music video by a female performer were: Taylor Swifts ‘You Belong With Me’, and Beyonce’s ‘Single Ladies.’ While the videos were nominated for the same award, they are significantly different. Mainly due to the fact that the genre’s of the two artists are varied. Taylor Swift being a country singer, and Beyonce

  • TLC: R & B Sisters

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    TLC was one of the biggest-selling female R&B groups of all time, with a blend of pop, hip-hop, and urban soul music during the 90s. The members of the group are Rozonda “Chilli’ Thomas, Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, and Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes. The group was formed in Atlanta, Georgia in 1991. Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas was born on February 27, 1971 (“TLC”). She grew up in a fatherless home and was raised by her mother, Ava Linsey, 49, a retired keypunch operator and her grandmother. She didn't meet her

  • Nirvana Evaluation Paper

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    Despite their short lived time as a band, Nirvana remains the best band of all-time, even when compared to other successful bands of the same genre, such as Pearl Jam. II. Main Point 1: Nirvana is credited with bringing alternative music to mainstream radio. a. Pop music dominated radio airplay before the release of Nevermind in 1991. b. Nirvana struck a cord with Generation X and opened people's minds to a new kind of music. c. Other alternative bands were able to reach a wider audience

  • Michael Jackson, A Man That Changed The Music World Essay

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    a man that changed the music world forever. Jackson made his professional singing debut in 1964 with his siblings in a band called the Jackson 5. Jackson made it big with Jackson 5 having many singles reach the top 100 in the United States. But, when Jackson decided to start his own solo career in 1971 we were seeing a side of Michael Jackson that we have never seen before. Most importantly Jackson 1982, mulit-platinum selling album Thriller. Michael Jackson broke music barriers and made a change

  • Michael Jackson's Influence On Pop Culture

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    entertainer, a philosopher, a recording artist, and the list goes on. With his extravagant personal life, his contribution to music and fashion, and his widely known dance moves/skills, he turned out to be the most influential person in popular culture for over forty years. Throughout his life, Michael Jackson heavily influenced today’s top artists, the technological realm of music videos and the TV industry, and heavily impacted charities. Michael Jackson first truly emerged

  • The Purpose Of Music Video

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    PURPOSE OF MUSIC VIDEO The overview requirements:  Promotional  Extension of income  Extension of outlets (music channels, DVD and CD sales, website & download)  Synergy  Producers strategies (major label and independent) History Modern music videos were initially made and used as a publicizing device intended to promote the sale of music recordings. They are often called ‘promos’. In 1940, Walt Disney created ‘Fantasia’, an animated film based around famous piece of classical music. The

  • Michael Jackson : The True King Of Pop And Soul

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    performers of the 20th century, no matter in his recording music, short films or live performances. Words can’t even describe how great Michael Jackson has achieved through his life, 12 solo albums, 13 Grammy awards, and even keeping 10 Guinness world records, etc. Elizabeth Taylor complimented Michael Jackson “I think he is one of the finest people to hit this planet, and, in my estimation, the true King of Pop, Rock and Soul” in the Soul Train Music Award in 1989. Began touring with Jackson 5 when he was

  • Michael Jackson

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    Pop King of America Michael Jackson Throughout the development of Pop culture in America, Michael Jackson, a man who obtained thirteen first singles, 17 Grammy Awards, and sold over 1 billion albums across the globe since his solo debut in 1972 (Izod 63–74), has contributed greatly to influence the public’s image of pop music. After the album Thriller got released, Michael Jackson became a role model for many music fans all around the world due to his . After his debut as a solo male artist, many