What Are the Best Debut Albums of the Last 50 Years, By Year?

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It is often said that you have a lifetime to write your first album and, in some cases, that’s the apex of an artist or band’s career! So what are the best debut albums of the last 50 years, by each year? Does Led Zeppelin make the cut? Check it out here!

(Note: this is NOT the “most influential” albums of the last 50 years. It is the “best debut album” by each year…big difference!)

Cardi B, Drake Lead Nominees for iHeart Radio Music Awards

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Cardi B and Drake lead the nominees for the 2019 iHeart Radio Music Awards, which will be handed out March 14 I ceremonies at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Drake’s 13 nominations and Cardi B’s eight vastly outpaced their competition, including Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar and Dua Lipa. More details on the nominees here!

Fyre Festival Organizer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Fraud

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If you remember the Fyre Festival – the Burning Man-esque pilgrimage/concert/experience in the Bahamas that was promised to people back in 2017 – or you actually were going to the disastrous experience, this might serve as some closure. Billy McFarland, the organizer of the Fyre Festival, has been sentenced to prison for fraud and will have to part with millions of dollars. More on the story here:

https://www.businessinsider.com/fyre-festival-founder-sentenced-to-6-years-in-prison-2018-10?utm_content=buffer6cfc0&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=BI-linkedin

4 Non-Blondes’ Linda Perry Sounds off On The Current State of the Music Industry

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She’s been a performer, a songwriter, a record producer. Former 4 Non-Blondes’ frontwoman Linda Perry has seen it all. Thus, when she speaks about the music industry…people should listen! Check out her comments here!

https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/linda-perry-record-labels-are-like-donald-trump-scared-artists-are-making-dumb-albums-singing-stupid-songs/