Blumlein follows with work on early TV and radar; he piles up 128 patents in electronic and audio engineering. He dies aged 38 in a bomber crash in 1942 during a secret H2S radar test. His firm EMI fails to capitalize on his stereo patents before they expire!
Her first hit album, the international top-10 sells over 33M worldwide and wins Grammies for Best Rock Album and Album of the Year . It includes her highest-charting single Ironic(CA#1,US#4).