Going solo, Lauper cracked onto the graphes with her launching cd, She's So Unusual. With her assorted garments, flamboyantly styled hair, and communicable pop melodies, Lauper took the music world by shock. The 1983 recording supplied practically 5 thousand contents and featured her very first struck, "Girls Just Want to Have Fun." The song became a female celebration anthem, and the video for it entered into large rotation on MTV. Lauper came to be hugely prominent virtually overnight, racking up a strand of favorites that consisted of the ballads "Time After Time" and "All Through the Night." She was additional dealt with for her job when she gained the 1984 Grammy Award for Best New Artist. Her 1986 follow-up cd, True Colors, offered practically 1 million contents.