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Billie Eilish and brother Finneas O'Connell sweep Grammy's with an album that addresses depression, suicidal thoughts, and climate change.
Namibian music was censored under apartheid rule. Today, the “Stolen Moments” project is cataloging thousands of songs to reclaim that legacy.
For African group Les Amazones d’Afrique, music is a vessel to uplift women, says newest member Niariu.
Can holograms play “live” music? The desire for authentic experiences and artist longevity is pushing the boundaries of what constitutes performance.
Indian Muslim brides and grooms stand in line to register themselves during a mass marriage ceremony for more than 80 couples of various religions in Kolkata, India, Feb. 14.
Clarity and peace mark Arvo Pärt’s music. A new center in Estonia devoted to the composer highlights the global artist’s creative process.
In 1969, Woodstock and its counterculture protest music defined an era. Fifty years later, it still resonates.
Musician Johnny Clegg, who died this week, embraced South African culture and worked to change minds about Nelson Mandela and apartheid.
Rahim AlHaj, who has been nominated for Grammys, hopes to draw attention to the experiences of those caught in violent conflict in Iraq and elsewhere.
Streamed by millions, Ludovico Einaudi’s classical music offers an escape from hectic lives. In an interview, he talks about what inspires him.
Tired of complacent attitudes at shows, millennial artists bolstered by #MeToo are stepping up with harassment solutions for festivals like Coachella.
“Old Town Road,” America’s No. 1 song raises fresh questions: What is a country song? And who is a country songwriter?
Copycat biopics are blossoming now that Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ showed what’s possible. Does more artist involvement reveal a concern about their music enduring in an age of information overload?
Iconic artists R. Kelly, Ryan Adams, and the late Michael Jackson have finally faced a reckoning for alleged sexual abuse. Credit a rise in the power of female musicians and shifts in public opinion about sexual abuse.
A combination of timing and technology helped K-pop win a formidable American fandom, with the latter key to how it’s consumed and enjoyed – particularly via social media.
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