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Madonna's 'Sex'-capade, Garth Brooks' weird alter ego and other artist ploys that didn't go off as planned
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The purple touch that helped the Bangles, Sinead O'Connor, Chaka Khan and more
The best of the Purple One's world-changing, genre-defying hits
From rock thunder machines to punk powerhouses, we count down the kings and queens of slam
The greatest from the audacious, virtuosic progressive rock icons
Cheap Trick, Elton John, James Bond and more