5 Things You Didn’t Know About David Bowie’s ‘Young Americans’ « 100.7 WZLX

by Sabrina Boyd (@SabrinaKayaB)

David Bowie‘s famous “plastic soul” album, Young Americans, was released on February 21, 1975.

The album was a strange leap for Bowie, throwing aside his well-known sound to make an album inspired by R&B and soul music.

BBC defined the move as, “rock star kills creation (Ziggy Stardust) that gives him the success he had so long craved and headed off to America to immerse himself in the music that had been his first love – R&B.”

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FROM DRAKE TO HANSON, SPOTIFY’S NEW TOOL CONNECTS INCOMPATIBLE MUSICAL TASTES

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THE MUSIC-STREAMING GIANT IS USING ITS ALGORITHMS TO BRIDGE MUSICAL DIVIDES, JUST IN TIME FOR VALENTINE’S DAY.

It might not be religion or politics, but different tastes in music can be a serioushurdle in a relationship. So in some ways Spotify‘s new Sweet Spot playlist tool is less of a music web app and more of a relationship mediator, helping people see the similarities in different types of artists.

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