Welcome to the latest edition of Masterpiece Reviews. Once again, we’ve thrown on our favorite velvet robe, turned up the fire, and are here to regale you with stories of the greatest and most classic albums of all time. It’s a fresh, new perspective on why these albums are filed under “M” for masterpiece.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of Blood Sugar Sex Magik, the album that introduced Red Hot Chili Peppers to global acclaim. On the back of chart-topping singles like “Under The Bridge” and “Give It Away”, the Rick Rubin-produced LP sold over 13 million copies, earned the band its first Grammy Award, and proved one of the seminal releases of the 90s.