Was Billy Idol ahead of his time with “Cyberpunk”? Of course. But that doesn’t mean the album is good or deserved to be successful.
Plenty of artists with cult followings go mainstream and become popular. R.E.M. went from highly-regarded college band to one of the biggest and most …
It’s been said that great art comes out of great suffering or adversity. That wasn’t the case for Metallica’s “St. Anger.”
Lou Reed was a genius. But not because he was a great musician.
At least it was better than “Lulu.”