Because of Dorian Yates the reverse grip higher body angle bent over row took off. After all who didn't want a back like Dorian 's . I myself made these a staple of my workouts for years , occasionly varying with dumbbell rows.
Recently I've noticed an increase in popularity of T Bar Rows . I myself have incorporated T Bars more and more into my work outs. Although I feel both have their place , I find a better squeeze and contraction from T Bars