The Year of 2004 Read More +Less -
Massachusetts became the first state to legalize same-sex marriage. The CIA admitted that there was no imminent threat from weapons of mass destruction before the 2003 invasion of Iraq. But it was Janet Jackson’s “wardrobe malfunction” that scandalized the nation. In this star-studded issue, some of music's biggest names (Britney Spears, Elvis Costello, Marilyn Manson) paid tribute to legendary artists from Madonna and the Beatles to Public Enemy and the Doors.