The Beastie Boys' 'Check Your Head': A Look Back at their Genre-Smashing ClassicThe trio incorporated hardcore punk, psychedelic rock, and spirituality, but still had some great hip-hop jams.
Bruce Springsteen's 'L.A. Years': 'Human Touch' and 'Lucky Town,' 25 Years LaterHe left NJ and the E Street Band behind, became a family man, and wrote happy songs. "The people didn't like it."
Prince's 'Sign O The Times' 30 Years Later: A Look Back at His Magnum OpusThe double album is considered by many Prince fans to be his finest album.
U2's 'Pop': A Look Back at Their Most Misunderstood Album"Discotheque," for example, isn't about a disco. It's about the elusive nature of love.
David Bowie: A Look Back at His '90s Era - When He Got Weird AgainBy the late '80s, Bowie was an "adult contemporary" artist. Then, Reeves Gabrels helped him return to form. He spoke to Radio.com about his time with Bowie.
Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours' - A Timeless Classic Turns 40Their greatest album never seems to get old, and the drama continues today.
David Bowie's 'Low': His Masterpiece Turns 40"Low" wasn't a huge hit, but it was one of his most influential albums.
Led Zeppelin's 'Song Remains the Same,' 40 Years LaterWhile most bands saw live albums as a chance to put their greatest hits together, backed by applause, Led Zeppelin took a very different approach.
Prince: Looking Back at 'Diamonds and Pearls' 25 Years LaterIt was the last Prince album that spawned multiple hit singles.
Red Hot Chili Peppers: A Look Back at 'Blood Sugar Sex Magik' 25 Years LaterWith "Give It Away," "Under the Bridge" and "Breaking the Girl," it brought the club act to the arena level, where they've stayed for a quarter century.
Guns N Roses' 'Use Your Illusion': A Look Back at Izzy Stradlin's ContributionsIzzy Stradlin', who left the band right after the albums, wrote, co-wrote and sang some of the best GNR songs, and it wasn't the same without him.
Pearl Jam: How They Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Their BandThis weekend, they celebrate anniversaries of two very different albums: "Ten" and "No Code."