Pharrell Williams has distanced himself from Blurred Lines, his 2013 collaboration with Robin Thicke, which provoked controversy for its depiction of sexual politics. Countless universities banned the
It started with a plan floated by New Zealand’s opposition party to fine early school-leavers. Somehow it ended with an unlikely campaign to keep pop star – and high-school dropout – Lorde out of jail.
Before she came to typify deadpan Downtown New York cool, Kim Gordon was a teenager in 1970s Los Angeles, smoking pot and listening to Joni Mitchell. It was the pot that landed her in “Disney jail”. Gordon
We went from not playing live to headlining a Mercedes factory in Germany with the Fugees in the space of two months I genuinely hope I've spent my time making music that has some kind of emotional weight
Young, gifted and black – and so many of them. Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, the Temptations, Diana Ross, Michael Jackson: all under one roof in a suburban house in Detroit, a sign hanging
Fevered chants of “Jay1!” swarm over each other until the young rapper strides out under the spotlights. The glow from a thousand iPhones illuminates his frame, and his debut tour gets under way. The rapper
Taylor Swift has shared new details about her rocky relationship with Kanye West, branding the rapper "two-faced". Discussing events that led up to the now infamous phone call when the pair discussed lyrics