Playlist - Artist & Band Biographies

Green Day – Biography

Green Day got to the top and stayed there! Green Day’s third album, Dookie, was released in ’94 and took the band to superstardom. With fifteen million...

Harold Arlen – Biography

Harold wrote the best song in the world! Harold Arlen wrote over four hundred songs and is highly regarded in the Great American Songbook. Arlen’s 1938 song Over The...

Jason Mraz – Biography

Jason Mraz became a household name in 2008! In 2002, Mraz signed to Elektra Records and released his first album entitled Waiting For My Rocket To Come. The debut had...

Judy Garland – Biography

Judy sang Over The Rainbow in The Wizard Of Oz! Judy Garland shot to worldwide fame when she sang Over The Rainbow in the 1939 Blockbuster The Wizard of Oz at only...

The Kinks – Biography

The Kinks were part of the British Invasion! The Kinks were an English pop/rock group formed in ’63. Categorized as a British Invasion band, along with the other...

Madeleine Peyroux – Biography

Madeleine sings like she was born in a different era! Madeleine Peyroux is an American jazz singer, songwriter and guitarist. Often compared to Billie Holiday for her...

Mama Cass – Biography

Cass was the star of the vocal group The Mamas & The Papas! Mama Cass spent most of her time and had the most success with the band The Mamas & The Papas. A...

Marvin Gaye – Biography

The Prince of Motown & Soul! Marvin Gaye was a drummer, session singer, singer-songwriter and record producer who had a huge part in shaping the sound of Motown in...