Singer Jens Lekman has always reveled in quirky, whimsical storytelling, sort of like the indie-pop inverse of Tom Waits. His fourth LP, Life Will See You Now, presents 10 new vignettes with a bizarre cast featuring a Mormon missionary seeking the meaning of life, a pair of friends joyriding on a hotwired...

In the two years since the remarkably dense Tetsuo & Youth, Lupe Fiasco has emancipated himself from a long-rocky relationship with Atlantic Records, promised three albums, canceled...

The Flaming Lips have always fancied themselves the psychedelic-rock heirs to Pink Floyd’s saucerfuls of secrets and the Beatles’ kaleidoscope eyes; and they’ve spent...

Louis Tomlinson and Steve Aoki debuted their new song “Just Hold On” on The X Factor UK stage at London’s Wembley Arena Saturday night (Dec. 10). The One Direction member’s late mother, Johannah Deakin, who lost her battle with leukemia at age 42 just a day before, wished for her...

Insomniac Events has announced the cancellation of Electric Daisy Carnival New York in 2017 and the debut of Electric Daisy Carnival Japan next spring. Pasquale Rotella, founder...

Speculation about the future of the big-tent electronic music scene is a popular topic these days, but where some people see storm clouds, the French DJ/producer Martin Solveig —...

Los Angeles, CA – Starring in Fist Fight isn’t the first time Ice Cube has thrown a few punches in a movie. From the his first film appearances in Boyz in the Hood and Friday to his behind the scenes role telling N.W.A’s story in Straight Outta Compton, the...

Clap it up for TDE now that both Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q have nabbed platinum certifications for “Alright” and “Studio” respectively. According to the RIAA,...

Chris Brown and Drai’s nightclub in Las Vegas have officially chosen to let bygones be bygones. Months after crooner Chris Brown had his residency at the Vegas hot spot snatched away...

by CMT.com Staff 9h ago Sturgill Simpson, Maren Morris and Lori McKenna claimed top country honors Sunday night (Feb. 12) at the 59th annual Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles. Simpson’s A Sailor’s Guide to Earth was named best country album, and Morris’ debut single, “My Church,”...

by Lauren Tingle 9h ago As music’s greatest live mixtape, the annual Grammy Awards wouldn’t be complete without some country in the mix. Sunday’s (Feb. 12) 59th annual...

by Stephanie Webster 1 min ago Did your picks take home honors at the 59th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 12)? Check out photos of the winners from country-related categories. Maren...

The Iconic Group’s Timeless Classic Has Been Remastered To Reveal Unprecedented Clarity And Definition. slideshow More than 40 years after its debut, Chicago II still sounds like nothing else. Released in 1970, Chicago’s second album brims with confidence and inspiration as it draws on...

slideshow All About Jazz is celebrating David Murray’s birthday today! David Murray (tenor saxophone and bass clarinet) is a Jazz artist who has recorded over 130 albums, including...

slideshow With appearances here this week by both Mike Stern and Ralph Towner, it’s already been a good month in St. Louis for fans of jazz guitar, and it’s not over yet. Guitarists...

Not only is John Legend ending 2016 with a bang, but he’ll be starting off the new year with a bang too. Legend, who just released his fifth album Darkness and Light on Dec. 2, is slated to be the halftime performer for the 66th NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans. The...

 Larry Busacca/Getty Images for TIDAL Beyonce performs during TIDAL X: 1015 on Oct. 15, 2016 in New York City.   Mariah Carey had a very special visitor on Sunday night (Dec....

The 2016 holiday season is turning out to be a big one for Neil Diamond. The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame singer/songwriter has just released a new holiday album, Acoustic Christmas, inspired...