The first "American Idol" finale in 2002 was a battle of the sexes, with Kelly Clarkson the victor over Justin Guarini. The last contest settled the score as Trent Harmon defeated La'Porsha Renae for the crown.
As he worked on his new album, the blues rocker Ben Harper looked on with horror at the killings of young African-Americans and knew he had to put their plight into song.
Five acts ranging from gangsta rap pioneers N.W.A. to hard rockers Deep Purple will Friday enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but not everyone wants to celebrate together.
Merle Haggard didn't just write great country songs, he lived them.
From their first apartment through their most recent tours, the Rolling Stones are giving fans a chance to take a deep look into their lives as the "Greatest Rock 'n' Roll Band in the World."
Jason Aldean beat Luke Bryan and Miranda Lambert for entertainer of the year at the Academy of Country Music Awards -- a first for the singer after earning nominations for the top prize for years, while Chris Stapleton cleaned house in other categories.
For the second year in a row, the iHeartRadio Awards became the iHeartTaylorSwift show.
Some 200,000 people swarmed to Pingtung for the annual Kenting music festival between April 2 and 4.
The widely anticipated annual Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival is set to kick off on April 18, announced the Penghu County Government.
Latin Jazz saxophonist Leandro "Gato" Barbieri, who composed the Grammy-winning music for the steamy Marlon Brando film "Last Tango in Paris" and recorded dozens of albums over a career spanning more than seven decades, has died at age 83.