Lip syncing and not performing on albums are nothing new. But when Milli Vanilli did it, people lost their minds.
Nothing splits up a band faster or more effectively than money.
When is a hit album not a hit album? When it is “Adore.”
There are two types of “one man bands” in rock music. There are literal examples like Nine Inch Nails (until 2016), World Party or …
Van Halen made a triumphant appearance with David Lee Roth at the 1996 MTV VMAs. So then they made an album with Gary Cherone?
It’s hard enough to follow up a great debut album– especially if you rush out a terrible second album.