Music

The Secret Majesty of ABBA: They Were the Feminine Pop Opera of Their Time

In the ’70s, you always tended to hear two things about ABBA: that they were most stratospherically successful pop group since the Beatles (which was …

Entertainment

This video of Cupcakke rapping over a ukulele will change your life

Incedible!<p>Cupcakke has shown time and time again that she is incredible: there's that Rico Nasty collab for "Smack A Bitch Remix"her style, every …

Music Videos

Look back in anger: possible Oasis reunion ignites Twitter spat

The bitter feud between the Oasis brothers is as legendary as their music, and two stadiums have now entered the fray amid rumours of a reunion concert.<p>Liam Gallagher set the wheels in motion when he tweeted a message to his brother Noel on Thursday, suggesting an Oasis reunion.<p>The Britpop star …

Music (UK)

Lorde’s Splendour in the Grass performance interrupted by wardrobe malfunction

The pop star handled the mishap like a pro<p>Lorde was forced to interrupt her performance at Splendour in the Grass this weekend as she suffered an …

Kendrick Lamar

Tupac Through the Years

Tupac Through the Years<p>Tupac Shakur With Flavor Flav at the American Music Awards on January 30, 1989<p>Tupac Shakur With Spice 1 at KMEL Summer Jam in …

Tupac Shakur

Tekashi 6ix9ine Robbed and Kidnapped After Filming a New Video

Tekashi 6ix9ine has a new song out but that will be overshadowed by news that he was robbed and kidnapped. TMZ reports the “Fefe” rapper was …

Filmmaking

Farewell Tour a flow of ‘Sweet Love’ between Anita Baker and fans

When the orchestral bang that signifies the opening for Anita Baker’s R&B classic “Sweet Love” kicked off about three songs into her sold-out …

African-American News

Foo Fighters milk hits for all they’re worth at Fenway

Dave Grohl led the charge, running down the catwalk with the impatient exuberance of a dog finally released from its leash as the band launched into …

Foo Fighters

Overnight sensation or cheater? K-pop charts disputed

As of Sunday, Twice, Black Pink, Apink, Mamamoo, BTS and other K-pop giants had claimed leading spots on charts of most music streaming websites in …

K-Pop

Watch Dave Grohl React To Autograph Hounds Who Sell His Merchandise

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl was recently filmed by professional autograph hound GTV Reality, and Grohl was a very good sport, signing for …

Foo Fighters

October "National Album Day" launched by record industry to revive format

The record industry have launched a 'National Album Day' in bid to revive the format among younger fans.<p>This October 13 will mark the highlight of a week-long celebration of the UK's love for musical albums as the album celebrates its 70th anniversary.<p>Demand for albums remains strong in the UK. …

Music Industry

Sunday Sounds: The Doors’ Premiere on American Bandstand with ‘Light My Fire’

On July 22, 1967, The Doors appeared on Dick Clark’s <i>American Bandstand</i> for a short interview and a performance of “The Crystal Ship” and “Light My …

Drums

Country-rock pioneer Chris Hillman talks music and reuniting with fellow Byrds' alum Roger McGuinn

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Chris Hillman did not single-handedly invent country-rock in between co-founding the acclaimed San Diego …

Country Music

Amy Winehouse in pictures: A look back at the star's life on the seventh anniversary of her tragic death

Amy Winehouse was a vocal powerhouse who quickly became one of the most original, gifted and edgy vocalists in the history of the British music scene.<p>…

Concerts

Halsey just spoke out about Demi Lovato and G-Eazy 'dating'

Last week, our brains nearly exploded when rumours starting swirling about <b>Demi Lovato</b> dating <b>G-Eazy</b>.<p>The news came two weeks after <b>Halsey</b> announced on …

Entertainment (Australia)

Punch Brothers: All Ashore review – a curious concept album from Chris Thile and co

Of all the varieties of country, folk, blues and genre-twisting hybrids gathered under the catch-all of Americana, Punch Brothers are surely among the strangest. The five-piece owe their existence to the decision of mandolin player Chris Thile to quit the enormously successful bluegrass trio Nickel …

Music (UK)

Pusha T’s wedding to Virginia Williams was dreamy

Pharell was the best man and everyone looked incredible.<p>Pusha T married his girlfriend Virginia Williams in a stunning ceremony in his hometown …

Weddings

iParty: Kenny Chesney brings country music to Busch Stadium

Buy Now<p>Thomas Rhett (left) performs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on Saturday, July 21, 2018. Photo by Jon Gitchoff<p>Kenny Chesney performs at Busch …

Country Music

Nicki Minaj Features on 6ix9ine’s New Song “FEFE”

Nicki Minaj has linked up with 6ix9ine and Murda Beatz on a new song called “FEFE.” Listen to it below.<p>The song’s release follows 6ix9ine’s recent arrest for allegedly choking a 16-year-old in a mall in Houston. He was released on bail last week. The Brooklyn rapper’s rise since 2017’s “Gummo” has …

Nicki Minaj

Before there was food, Jonathan Gold was a groundbreaking music critic

He was a trained cellist with a background in composition and conducting, a defender of the worst heavy metal bands L.A. had to offer and often credited, or blamed, for inventing the term “gangsta rap.”<p>Jonathan Gold was a music fan and writer before he was a game-changing food critic. But he …

Los Angeles

Abba lyrics get PC makeover for new hit film in case they hint at inappropriate relationships

ABBA'S hits have been given a PC makeover in the latest Mama Mia movie.<p>Two of the Swedish pop quartet's tunes have had their lyrics tweaked to make …

Celebrity (UK)

Janelle Monáe brings her truth to Washington

For years, Janelle Monáe played an androgynous android, all suits, saddle shoes and pompadours, tap-dancing across the soul-music spectrum with a heavy dose of Afrofuturism. But no matter how good her music was, the arm’s-length distance between Monáe’s art and her audience sold her short.<p>That was …

Janelle Monáe

What Fortnite's Dance Emotes May Owe To The Black Artists Who Created Them

One of the many purchasable dance emotes in Fortnite is from Snoop Dogg’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot.” It’s called the Tidy Emote, and goes for 500 …

Michael Jackson

Camila Cabello Releases Never-Before-Seen Dance Break From 'Havana' Video (WATCH)

The songbird burns up the dance floor in a never-before-seen clip from her 'Havana' music video.Continue reading…

Radio City Music Hall

The Roots

Few hiphop bands swing like the Roots—hell, few bands of any genre swing like this Philly octet. At a time when the genre was dominated by …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Introducing Yellow Shoots and his supremely funky first album everything

<b>Yellow Shoots</b> is the moniker of Brooklyn-based multi-instrumentalist Greg Matthews, who releases his debut album <i>everything</i> today<i>.</i> He’s been kicking …

Music (Australia)

Stream sets from day two of Tomorrowland 2018 from Axwell, Armind Van Buuren and more

Arguably the year’s most coveted dance music festival is currently underway in Belgium, bringing EDM’s finest to the first weekend of Tomorrowland. …

Electronic Music

Hear Green Day, Madonna, Led Zeppelin, Lady Gaga hits and more performed in the style of Ghost

Anthony Vincent is one of the more talented YouTube musicians out there, offering up impressive vocal covers of popular hits in multiple styles, or …

Bob Marley

Halsey Clarifies Her Comments On Ex G-Eazy's Instagram After Fans Think She Shaded Him

A cryptic series of emojis posted by Halsey on G-Eazy's Instagram page had the Jersey-born singer trying to reassure fans that she wasn't throwing …

Entertainment

Celebrating music, Britain to have 'National Album Day'

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is to have its first ever "National Album Day" this autumn, an event organisers hope music fans will celebrate annually to mark their appreciation of the format.<p>Music lovers around the country will honour singers, songwriters, producers and sleeve designers on Oct. 13 and …

Albums