Linda Martell made the switch from R&B to country music in the late 1960s. Her star then shined on country's biggest stage.
For years, the trauma of the atomic bomb was hardly talked about in Japan. The H-bomb test at Bikini Atoll changed that.
The denigration of kitsch betrays a latent anti-Catholicism, one born from centuries of class and ethnic divisions.
"I'm Just Wild about Harry" originated with the songwriting team of Sissle and Blake and first appeared in the Broadway musical Shuffle Along.