Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Life After Death': His Sadly Prescient Final StatementBiggie's final album included "You're Nobody ('Til Somebody Kills You)." That wasn't true: he was a force of hip-hop from the moment he hit the scene.
Michael Jackson's 'Dangerous' Featured Some of His Last Smash HitsA quarter of a century later, we look back on 'Dangerous,' the album that had the unenviable task of following up 'Off the Wall,' 'Thriller' and 'Bad.'
Prince: Looking Back at 'Diamonds and Pearls' 25 Years LaterIt was the last Prince album that spawned multiple hit singles.
Beyoncé's 'B'Day' Turns 10: Album Planted Roots of Fierce PersonaThe empowerment that she offered on "B'Day" got stronger with every subsequent album, culminating with "Lemonade."
OutKast's 'ATLiens': A Look Back, 20 Years LaterAndre said at The 1995 Source Awards, "The South got somethin' to say!" And in '96, OutKast said it, on "ATLiens."
Aaliyah's 'One in a Million': The Game Changing Album Turns 20The album came at a crucial point, not just for Aaliyah, but also Timbaland and Missy Elliott.
Not Fade Away: Kanye West's 'College Dropout' Turns 13Kanye West’s hunger for acknowledgement is insatiable. And 'College Dropout' was his first taste.