Sunday, December 8, 2013
Rapper Jay Z led all artists with nine Grammy nominations on Friday, but newcomers Lorde, Kendrick Lamar, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis edged out industry heavyweights for nods in the top categories of the annual music awards.
An electric guitar on which Bob Dylan performed a legendary set at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965 sold for a record US$965,000 at an auction in New York on Friday, Christie's announced.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Monday, December 2, 2013
African superstar and king of Congolese rumba Tabu Ley Rochereau died on Saturday aged 76 in a hospital in Belgium, his family said.
Sunday, December 1, 2013
Holly Maniatty creates music — for the deaf.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
Earlier this month, K-pop girl group Girls' Generation beat out big names Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and even Korean YouTube sensation Psy to take the “Video of the Year” award at the first-ever YouTube Music Awards.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
For many Israelis, nothing symbolized home more than singer Arik Einstein, and on Wednesday a nation mourned the death of its king of cool.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
The resounding sound of drums, gong and cymbals rings out from the distance. Its lively melody represents the happiness and joyfulness of the atmosphere.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Sunday, November 24, 2013
The voices of 650 youngsters singing Benjamin Britten's “Friday Afternoons” song cycle filled the concert hall he built in eastern England and wafted out over the Internet on Friday as the world celebrated the centenary of Britain's most famous modern composer.