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success ushered in a new era of singer/songwriters that lasted well into the '90s. Furthermore, her album helped usher in the era of political correctness -- along with 10,000 Maniacs and R.E.M
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signature style with the Doobie Brothers, ushering in the group's most popular period with hits
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completely ushered in a new era for hip-hop. In 1994, Paul returned to rapping, joining RZA and
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Fair, a concert tour that helped usher other female songwriters into the mainstream during the late
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, ushering out one pop epoch and kick-starting a new one, quickly making such turn-of-the-century stars as
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writing and producing for other artists was ushering a new sound that would become known as New Jack
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