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  1. General trends in the 1980's
    They relied on which established artists including
    • Decline of disco
    • pirating music onto cassettes
    • Price for recording increased
    • explosion of technologies

    • Michael Jackson
    • Prince
    • Madonna
  2. Who was Michael Jackson?
    Who produced his albums
    • Recorded three 3 albums
    • Off the Wall
    • Thriller
    • Bad

    Quincy Jones
  3. Who was Prince?
    • Known for exceptional productivity
    • Exerts control over all aspects of his image
    • bolsters image by films and videos
  4. Who was Madonna?
    • Generated strong reaction
    • Film helped generate celebrity status
    • Controversial for sexual images
  5. Name four #1 hits and by whom?
    • "Lady" by Kenny Rogers
    • "What's Love Got to Do With It" by Tina Turner
    • "Jump" by Van Halen
    • 'Born in the U.S.A" by Bruce Springsteen
  6. What was "Lady"
    • Country-Pop Corssover
    • Written  by Lionel Ritchie
    • Influenced by pre-rock sensibilities
  7. What was "What's Love Got to Do With It"
    • R&B-Pop crossover
    • Turner earned a Grammy
    • Used unusual phrase lengths
  8. What was "Jump"
    • Helped bring Heavy Metal back to popularity
    • featured synthesizer
    • virtuoso guitar playing
  9. What was "Born in the U.S.A"
    • Strophic Form
    • Hit single from concept album
    • Reflects class consciousness and working-class values

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Chapter 13
2013-05-09 09:28:09
Music 102

Chapter 13
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