What Happened May 22nd In Pop Music History
It’s May 22nd and these are some of the things that happened on this day in pop music history:
- In 2010, Ottawa’s Alanis Morissette married rapper Mario “Souleye” Treadway at their home in Los Angeles.
- In 1993, Janet Jackson's "That's The Way Love Goes" remained at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the second of eight weeks.
- In 2017, a suicide bomber detonated a device outside an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena in England, killing 22 people and wounding nearly 140 others.
- In 2007, Joey Fatone of NSYNC placed second on Season 2 of Dancing With The Stars, behind Olympian Apolo Anton Ohno.
- In 1967, Dan Roberts, bass player in Canadian band Crash Test Dummies, was born in Winnipeg.
- In 2017, Toronto rap star Drake was named winner in 13 categories at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, breaking Adele's record for the most wins in one night.
And that’s what popped on this day.
The top Grammy nominee revealed six different album covers for the deluxe edition of 'SOS'.
Grande also teased that new music is on the way on Instagram.
“Love Is a Long Road” gets a huge boost on streaming thanks to the record-breaking views of the game's trailer.
It is the first tour in history to gross over $1 billion dollars in ticket sales.
The country star opens up about publicly making a racial slur in 2021, which nearly ended his career.
The top Grammy-nominated artist's Wu-Tang-inspired names perplexed music fans throughout the year.
The Latin sensation reached a deal with Influence Media that spans his professional career.
The 46-year-old reggaeton star says, "I hope that you walk with me in this new beginning."
In her first interview in four years, Swift dishes on everything from the details of her Eras Tour to her high profile romance with Travis Kelce.