Thanks to Life Is But A Dream we now know that she listens to her own music before having sex with Jay-Z.
"Stupid Hoe" and "Come on a Cone" make fury seem aspirational — and inspirational.
Just imagine a world in which Carly Rae Jepsen's song wasn't a huge hit. OK, now imagine if it were a folk song about Jesus.
Reign of Terror is relentlessly morbid but totally life-affirming. It also has a lots of amazing riffs.
They seem like squares, but they're the only experimental, ambitious rock band in the mainstream right now.
Beyoncé's music can summarize two different policy points!
Just don't tell Bruce Springsteen that "Thunder Road" is on this list.