Devo sentence example
Celebrities like Madonna, Michael Jackson and Devo topped the pop music charts and wannabes popped up around the country.
For example, Pringles used a play on words of Devo's Whip It to promote their potato chips.
Ohio's Devo became the poster band for the kitschy, experimental side of New Wave music.
Propelled by a striking video that was in heavy rotation on MTV, Devo was American New Wave personified.
Although their costumes and deadpan humor led some to write Devo off as performance art rather than serious music, they were in fact extremely musically inventive.Advertisement
Highly stylized Blondie shared none of Devo's experimental nature.
Perhaps what the decade is best known for is the advent of disco music with bands like the Bee Gees, Donna Summer and Devo defining the decade with their music and dance styles.