American Decades. Ed. Judith S.Baughman,Victor Bondi, Richard Layman, Tandy McConnell, and Vincent Tompkins. Vol. 1980-1989. Detroit:Gale,2001.From Gale Virtual Reverence Library
1980’s a decade of ensemble and library artist and celibates with heavy influences in fashion. Over size shirt and neon colors were in colors like hot pink, green, yellow, and orange. Were often worn in disco or nightclubs. Celebrities like Madonna impact on 80’s fashion as well as Michael Jackson. Madonna wearing the latest “Street urchin” was well known for unmanaged hair with visible dark roots, layer lace op, with short skirt over pants with fishnet stocket. The designer of this fashion was Maripol .
To Totally Awesome 80’s by Matthew Rettenund New York publisher Macmilan,1996 Cable was born including MTV impact music and young people. Rock, Pop, new wave, punk, especially rap or hip pop very popular. Rap was new during the late 80’s and 90’s. One of the Top artist was Madonna she was a rock superstar. Also, Cd’s was launch and became hit seller for music industry. It brought all types of music in various formant.
America in the 1980’s by Marlene Targ Brill published by A division of Lerner publishing Group, Inc. 2010. In the 80’s was a whole generation embraced technology. Kids were playing handheld versions of arcade games on their game boy. About 32 million were sold also computers were very popular. The creator of Steven Jobs skilled market found of apple computers. It help people in the workplace and home.
America in the 1980’s by Marlene Targ Brill published by A division of Lerner publishing Group, Inc. 2010. Ronald Reagan was found dead in front of Hilton hotel in Washington D.C on March 30,1981. Jury found Hinckley not guilty. The reason he was mentally unstable. He wanted to get Jodie Foster attention by shooting someone important. They took him to a mental institution...
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