The Lumineers raise over $600,000 with Colorado Gives Back livestream

The Lumineers raised over $600,000 for restaurant and music industry workers impacted by Covid-19 with their recent Colorado Gives Back livestream concert. The broadcast, which took place on 8 May, featured a variety of musical performances, as well as appearances by ex-NFL (National Football League) quarterback Peyton Manning, two-time Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin, and […]

Lana Del Rey calls out Beyonce and Ariana Grande as she hits back at critics accusing her of ‘glamourising abuse’

Lana Del Rey has called out her critics in a lengthy note on social media posted on Thursday, hitting back at claims she "glamourises abuse" in her music. The Video Games star has long been slammed by critics who call out her provocative lyrics and musical explorations of domestic violence as "anti-feminist", with singer Lorde […]

Noah Cyrus: ‘Growing up as Miley’s sister was absolutely unbearable’

Noah Cyrus found it “absolutely unbearable” growing up in her sister Miley’s shadow. The 20-year-old singer dropped her new EP The End of Everything on Friday, with the record including her new single Young & Sad. The tune sparked concern among fans due to lyrics including “My sister’s like sunshine, bringing good light wherever she’ll […]

Britney Spears celebrates 20th anniversary of second album Oops!… I Did It Again

Britney Spears took to social media to mark 20 years since the release of her second album Oops!… I Did It Again on Saturday. The album held a 15-year-record for the biggest U.S. sales week ever for a female artist, and sold over 1,319,000 copies in the first week alone. The only album to beat […]

Billie Eilish postpones remaining tour dates

Billie Eilish will postpone the remaining dates on her Where Do We Go? World Tour amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The 18-year-old singer kicked off her global trek in Miami, Florida earlier this year, but announced in March that she'd made the decision to reschedule numerous gigs due to the escalating health crisis. And in […]

Fascinating fact: Kim Petras

  Paris Hilton, Charli XCX, Todrick Hall, and Demi Lovato are among the A-list stars who appear in German pop star Kim Petras' latest video for her new single Malibu. In the clip, the stars appear from their homes in bikinis, with drinks, on beach towels, and in their bathtubs, and Kim told Apple Music […]

Dave Grohl: ‘Live music will return, because it has to’

Dave Grohl has envisioned the return of live music performances in an emotional op-ed, in which he waxed lyrical about the joys of playing onstage. The Foo Fighters frontman penned a heartfelt piece for The Atlantic, published on Monday, as he reflected on the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on the music industry. Millions […]

Gene Simmons still postponing tour dates

Gene Simmons isn’t taking any chances when it comes to rescheduling tour dates postponed by the coronavirus crisis. During a Facebook Live chat with Scott Brown, the United States ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa, the KISS rocker was asked when the band plans to resume its End of the Road World Tour farewell tour. […]

Bob Dylan to release first album of original music for eight years

Bob Dylan has announced his first album of original songwriting in eight years. Rough and Rowdy Ways will be released on 19 June, following three albums of cover versions, reported The Guardian. Two songs from the new album have been released in recent weeks. Murder Most Foul, his longest song ever at 17 minutes, a […]

Katy Perry: ‘Flop album Witness saved my life’

Katy Perry’s 2017 album Witness’ disappointing chart performance inspired her to come back fighting with new music The singer, who is currently pregnant with her first child with fiance Orlando Bloom, opens up on the period in her career in new song Smile, addressing the record’s commercial failure compared to her previous three multi-platinum albums. […]