Beyoncé Knowles | Ethan Miller/Getty Images
The White Stripes | V2
Rob Thomas (right) and Carlos Santana (left) | Vince Bucci/AFP/Getty Images
Elton John | Anwar Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images
Jasmine and Aladdin | Walt Disney Pictures
Nirvana | Geffen Records
George Michael | Michael Putland/Getty Images
Tina Turner | Capitol
Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five | Sugar Hill
Michael Jackson | Epic Records
ABBA | RB/Redferns/Getty Images
Stevie Wonder | David Reed/Redferns/Getty Images
Simon & Garfunkel | GAB Archive/Redferns/Getty Images
The Beatles | Parlophone
Nina Simone | Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Patsy Cline | MCA Nashville
Link Wray | Rhino
Little Richard | Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Jo Stafford | John Korba for Colliers' Magazine (Public Domain)
Hank Williams | MGM Records (Public Domain)
The Ink Spots | NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
Lena Horne in the film "Stormy Weather" | George Rinhart/Corbis via Getty Images
Artie Shaw | Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Bing Crosby | E. R. Richee via John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images
Fats Waller | Alan Fisher for New York World Telegram and the Sun (Public Domain)
Blind Willie McTell | Andrew T. Kelly/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
The Carter Family (Maybelle, Alvin P., and Sara Carter) | Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Ethel Waters | Bettmann / Getty Images
Kid Ory (center) | Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Henry Burr (center) and the Peerless Quartet | No Credit (Public Domain)
Olive Kline | The Library of Congress
John McCormack | Bain News Service (Public Domain)
Billy Murray (left) and Aileen Stanley (right) | Bain News Service/Library of Congress