1. Live8 Live: Music Makes The People Come Together
2. Melissa Etheridge Comeback Performance
After her struggle with breast cancer, rocker Melissa Etheridge
gloriously returned to the stage during the 2005 Grammy Awards to
perform a Janis Joplin tribute. If you missed it, watch it here.
3. Eurythmics Comeback Performance
The Eurythmics showed a younger generation of artists how it is done
at this year's American Music Awards. If you missed the performance,
you can see it here.
4. Kayne West Get Political and Reaches Out to Gays.
Kanye West not only made headlines because of his top-selling second album. He also criticized the Bush administration in a live telecast that was held to raise money for Hurricane Katrina Victims (watch it again here). A weeks earlier, he was in the news when he denounced homophobia in hip hop. If you missed his MTV interview about gays, you can watch it here.
5. Antony & The Johnson Win British Mercury Award
Antony's controversial win of the coveted British Mercury Music
Award showed that it is okay to be your own person and make unique
artistic choices, and still receive such a high-profile "vote of
confidence." Antony told me later that much of the controversy about his win was made up in the media.