The Biggest Music Stories In 2016

2016 was some year, huh?

People will look back on this year as one of a kind, but here on 93XRT.com, several stories stood out amongst the rest.

These were the 5 most-read music stories on our website this year. Click on the link below to view the article.

5. “We Are Overwhelmed & Grateful For The Love & Support” David Bowie’s Family Says In New Statement

An outpouring of support for David Bowie and his family came after news broke of his passing. His family recognized everyone’s kind messages by posting this gracious note.

4. Prince Is In Talks To Play An Entire Set Of Jimi Hendrix Covers

Before his passing, this was one of the biggest pieces of news in the Prince world. Although he shot down the idea, it was always fun to imagine what this set would have been like.

3. David Bowie Impersonating Lou Reed, Bruce Springsteen & Others Is The Best Thing You’ll Watch Today

This post came a few days after Bowie’s death, but provided a nice relief from grieving letting fans look back at his immense talents that extended beyond music.

2. Prince Found Dead At Paisley Park Home

One of the most shocking headlines we’ve ever had to write came to fruition on April 9th.

1. Eddie Vedder’s “All The Way” Official Video Surfaces With Appearance By Lin Brehmer

Whether you want to attribute it to the World Series hype, or Lin Brehmer just being the coolest man in the world, this was the most read story on 93XRT.com this year. With good reason too, it’s a hell of a story!


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