A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SADE

Sat, 28 May '22
"Soldier of Love" singer, 2009
Wed, 18 May '22
"The Sweetest Taboo" singer, 1985
Sun, 2 Jan '22
One-named singer with the album "Lovers Rock"
Sat, 4 Dec '21
"No Ordinary Love" singer
Thu, 14 Oct '21
Marquis de ___
Sun, 4 Apr '21
One-named Nigerian Grammy winner
Sat, 3 Apr '21
One-named singer awarded a C.B.E. in 2017