Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Colombian pop star Shakira has become the first person to reach more than 100 million fans on Facebook, becoming the most “liked” celebrity on the social network in the process.
There are few musicians as inextricably linked to the Newport Folk Festival as the late Pete Seeger.
Monday, July 21, 2014
By the standards of late-night television, the performance is pretty odd.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Trent Reznor is in a race with technology, from the way he presents his music to fans on the road to how he approaches his job as chief creative officer at Beats Electronics.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Music fans are in for a treat with a series of outdoor concerts at the annual Taipei Jazz Festival, set to kick off Saturday in Taiwan's capital.
Conductor Lorin Maazel, whose prodigious career included seven years at the helm of the New York Philharmonic, died Sunday at his home in northern Virginia. He was 84.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Japanese musician Ryuichi Sakamoto, who shared an Oscar for Bernardo Bertolucci's “The Last Emperor” score, has been diagnosed with throat cancer and has canceled his upcoming performances to focus on his health.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
For all of Beyonce and Jay Z's up-tempo joint hits — the irresistible and catchy “Crazy In Love,” the swagger anthem “Upgrade U” and the beat-driven “Drunk In Love” — it was the performers' emotional solo material that made their presence as a collaborative duo strong and resilient during their On the Run tour.
Monday, July 7, 2014
The piano now on display at a Taipei department store is no ordinary instrument — it was damaged, seemingly beyond repair, by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan before undergoing a nearly miraculous repair.
R&B singer Tevin Campbell, who thrilled fans as a teenager when he asked “Can We Talk,” has performed for the first time at the Essence Festival as he seeks to re-ignite his career.