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Photographer Ray Stevenson on Capturing the Glory Days of Rock ‘n’ Roll

Photographer Ray Stevenson captured the heyday of rock 'n' roll in the 60s and 70s, including many all-time musician-demigods. We spoke to him about his beginnings in rock photography, the images he holds close to his heart, and the state of the industry today.
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15 Images Celebrating the Career of British Photographer Reginald Davis

Legendary British photographer and Rex contributor Reginald Davis passed away on July 14th at the age of 93. Davis was known for his colorful photographs of royalty and celebrities such as Sophia Loren, Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Collins and Grace Kelly. Over his distinguished career he photographed 14 royal weddings and accompanied Queen Elizabeth on over 50 state visits and tours.
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A Kind of Magic: Freddie Mercury Through the Lens of Photographer Richard Young

From Andy Warhol to Whitney Houston, Richard Young has photographed all the greats. Throughout a career spanning over 40 years, he has been a staple at concerts and parties around the world, photographing and befriending pop culture giants.
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Celebrating the Hip-Hop Pioneers of the 1990s, in Photos

According to a study by scientists at Queen Mary University of London and Imperial College London, the 1990s hip-hop movement can be described as the single largest revolution in music within the last half-century.
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A Look Back at 5 Grunge Albums that Made Music History

In the early 1990s, Seattle, Washington became " The New Liverpool," producing a new generation of musicians with roots in genres as diverse as punk rock and heavy metal. Underground, alternative bands found themselves front-and-center in mainstream publications, and a new term was born: "grunge."
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8 Iconic Movies from the New Hollywood Era

Spanning roughly thirteen years from the late 1960s to the early 1980s, the New Hollywood movement redefined cinema forever. Inspired by the successes of the French New Wave, young directors in the United States stepped into the spotlight, taking over the creative control previously reserved for studio executives.
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