MICHAEL JACKSON's first solo hit "Ben" reaches No. 1. "Ben" is a number-one hit song recorded by the teenager Michael Jackson. The song spent one week at the top of the U.S. pop chart.

The 70's


.Disco music gained popularity.


.'Hip-hop' emerged as a blend of rock, jazz, and soul with African drumming in the New York City.


.Nonstop music videos were released by MTV..


.The debut album of MADONNA "Holiday" becomes a hit.