Before women like Lizzo and Brittany Howard were getting their shine, Martha Wash and others before them struggled to be properly credited

A full-body photo of Martha Wash.
Martha Wash. Photo: Mike Ruiz

Photographer Credit:Ryan McMahill / Red Bull Content Pool

This was the year Lizzo, Billie Eilish, and others redefined how a pop star should look

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