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The MixtapE! Presents Halsey, Drake and More New Music Musts

New music Fridays are a thrilling, yet daunting prospect for any music lover. It's essentially a weekly holiday where fan-favorite artists and fresh faces alike drop their latest......

The MixtapE! Presents Halsey, Drake and More New Music Musts

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The MixtapE! Presents Missy Elliott, Charlie Puth and More New Music Musts Another week, another massive new music dump. By now, you've probably given Taylor Swift's gorgeous new album Lover all the obsessive repeat listens that 18-track magnum opus......
07:13 2019-08-24

The MixtapE! Presents Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and More New Music Musts New music Fridays can be overwhelming. Don't get us wrong, we love the weekly holiday for music fans, but, more often than not, the sheer volume of gifts we receive can leave a person......
03:26 2019-08-17

The MixtapE! Presents Lana Del Rey, Post Malone, Miranda Lambert and More New Music Musts Labor Day weekend is finally upon us. And while that means summer is truly, officially coming to a close (although, if someone could let the temps in Los Angeles know that, we'd......
00:39 2019-08-31

The MixtapE! Presents Camila Cabello, Kelsea Ballerini, Post Malone and More New Music Musts Fridays really are the best day of the week, aren't they? Not only do they mean we can finally look forward to a two-day respite from the grueling demands of work, school, or whatever......
08:00 2019-09-07

Taylor Swift, Lil Nas X, Miley Cyrus and More: The MixtapE! Presents the Songs of Summer We'll start with the bad news first. Despite the still swelling temperatures across the country, Labor Day is here and the summer is, for all intents and purposes, officially over.......
21:52 2019-09-02

Country music star Drake White reveals brain disease diagnosis Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, VA, has revealed he was diagnosed with a debilitating brain disease....
02:39 2019-08-22

Umpire Rob Drake Makes Compelling Case For Umpire Robo Drake The way the robo-umpire experiment down in the Atlantic League is configured, it should not especially threaten the jobs of human umpires, who are still tasked with communicating balls and strikes and acting as a failsafe against computer glitches. That’s good news for all human umpires, but perhaps...
10:26 2019-08-27

Playlist: SHAED's road trip mixtape The Washington, D.C.-based trio continue to ride the high of their breakout single "Trampoline," which landed at No. 41 this week on Billboard's Hot 100.        ...
03:13 2019-09-05

Justin, Halsey, Missy get inducted Justin Timberlake, Missy Elliott and Halsey were some of the stars to get inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. (June 14)        ...
14:39 2019-06-14

We Can't Stop Watching Halsey and BTS' Latest Dance Party So this is how BTS gets ready for a concert event. Over the weekend, the K-pop band headed to Paris for a special performance at the Stade de France. Little did attendees know......
20:26 2019-06-10

Halsey's Incredible Cover of "Sucker" Has the Jonas Brothers Freaking Out We're total suckers for this Halsey performance! While appearing on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge on Thursday, the 24-year-old singer covered the Jonas Brothers' hit song......
18:52 2019-06-06

Halsey says she broke toe trying to ‘save’ butterfly, then realized insect was already dead Halsey’s good deed didn’t go unpunished. The 24-year-old pop star on Wednesday tweeted that she broke her toe while trying to “save” a butterfly, only to realize the insect was already dead....
17:13 2019-05-30

Rihanna's 'Savage X Fenty Show' to feature Halsey, Migos, DJ KHaled, more Amazon announced performers for Rihanna's second annual "Savage X Fenty Show." Halsey, Migos, DJ Khaled and more will perform for the runaway show Sept. 10 which will stream on Amazon Sept. 20....
23:26 2019-09-10

You can see Halsey's underarm hair in her Rolling Stone cover and that's perfectly fine Rolling Stone featured singer Halsey for its July cover, and it's a pretty normal one: the singer's arms are resting behind her neck and she's staring straight out into the center of the camera....
01:26 2019-06-22

Pop star Halsey said she wrote her forthcoming album in a manic state. Here's what that means. Mario Anzuoni/Reuters In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, singer Halsey said she created her forthcoming album while going through a manic episode. Halsey was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, a brain disorder that causes some people to experience severe mood swings ranging from mania to de...
19:00 2019-06-27

Taylor Swift vs. Scooter Braun: Where Halsey, Justin Bieber and More Celebs Stand Celebs are speaking out amid Taylor Swift's battle to obtain her album collection. In case you missed it, the Grammy winner took to Tumblr on Sunday to react to the news that Scooter......
19:39 2019-07-01

Halsey blasts troll who said Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth split over her sexuality Halsey, who is bisexual, fired back at the social media user who blamed Miley Cyrus' sexuality for her split from Liam Hemsworth.        ...
08:00 2019-08-13

Halsey Sets the Record Straight After Being Accused of Using LGBTQ Community as a "Marketing Strategy" Halsey is not here for unnecessary drama. On Saturday, the 24-year-old star took to Instagram to share a candid snapshot from her concert in Brazil. "peak bi gurl evolution," she......
05:52 2019-07-08

Halsey Claps Back After Being Accused of Texting During Shawn Mendes' VMAs Performance Halsey was dancing during Shawn Mendes' 2019 MTV VMAs performance, OK? The "Without Me" singer is firing back after being accused of texting during the 21-year-old star's......
21:39 2019-08-27

Halsey, Demi Lovato and more stars take sides in Taylor Swift, Scooter Braun feud Taylor Swift's highly public beefs with Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta brought other stars out of the woodwork, some of whom defended the singer and others who got in Braun's corner....
21:13 2019-07-01

Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Apple Music or Spotify, report says Enlarge / An Amazon Echo smart speaker. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Amazon grew its Music Unlimited streaming service by more than 70% in the past year, according to data by Midia Research published by the Financial Times. The service currently has approximately 32 million subscri...
15:52 2019-07-12

YouTube and Universal Music are teaming up to remaster 1,000 classic music videos We all love revisiting classic music videos from time to time, but it's safe to say that many older clips don't hold up quite as well as they should – largely due to being made for TV viewing in the standard definition era.YouTube and Universal Music Group (UMG) apparently feel the ...
04:52 2019-06-20

Warner Chappell Music acquires Gene Autry Music Group Warner Chappell Music announced on Thursday that it has acquired the 1,500-plus songs of the Gene Autry Music Group. The “Singing Cowboy’s” catalogue includes the holiday standard “Here Comes Santa Claus,” as well as Autry’s signature song, “Back In The Saddle Again.” Among other classics picked up ...
03:52 2019-05-31

YouTube Music just got a crazy new feature that Spotify and Apple Music can’t copy Spotify and Apple Music are the two dominant forces in music streaming at the moment, but they are far from the only options available. One of the other big names in streaming is YouTube Music, and while it may not be able to compete with Apple and Spotify on every front, it does some things those s...
17:26 2019-07-19

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
21:39 2019-09-16

Amazon Music comes to select Garmin music-enabled sports watches Garmin has been expanding music support on its various sports watches and now is the first wearable company to roll out support for Amazon Music. Amazon Prime subscribers can now enjoy music on their GPS sports watch for no additional cost....
15:52 2019-08-21

Halsey Epically Drags Troll Who Blamed Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth's Split on Bisexuality Halsey is clapping back after reading a controversial comment about Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth's recent breakup. The "Without Me" singer took to Twitter over the weekend......
22:13 2019-08-12

Luke Perry, Cameron Boyce Honored During 2019 Emmys In Memoriam Tribute Performed By Halsey The 2019 Emmys have honored the lives of the artists that we've lost over the last year. During Sunday night's award show, Regina King took the stage to introduce the In Memoriam......
07:00 2019-09-23

YouTube and Universal Music Group are remastering old music videos YouTube is perhaps the single biggest public repository of music videos, but many are bit outdated, with visuals and audio designed for old TVs with single speakers, and others that could use a bit of an upgrade too. Many videos from major artists wi......
18:52 2019-06-19

New Apple Music and YouTube Music playlists might keep you listening for longer As music streaming services battle it out for more audience share, one of the key weapons in the fight are recommended playlists – those auto-generated lists of tracks that save you the trouble of picking your own songs, and introduce you to new artists.In order to better compete with Spotify...
23:13 2019-08-26

Trump’s Offer to Say ‘Hello’ to Kim at DMZ Presents Risks and Rewards for Both A meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong-un at the fortified border between North and South Korea could serve the political interests of both men, but is unlikely to further denuclearization....
23:39 2019-06-29

Nico Rosberg presents five reasons Verstappen is the best in F1 Mercedes' 2016 Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg has labelled Max Verstappen "the best driver out there" and outlined five reasons supporting that claim ahead of the Hungarian Grand Prix...
16:26 2019-08-04

Finland’s PM-designate presents coalition deal COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Finland’s prime minister-designate has presented a coalition deal for a new center-left, five-party government that leaves the populists out. Antti Rinne is the Social Democratic leader of what became Finland’s largest party by a narrow margin after April’...
13:26 2019-06-03

Moscow’s Pushkin Museum presents Modernist art treasures MOSCOW (AP) — Iconic art works by Claude Monet, Paul Cézanne, Paul Gaugin, Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso are among treasures from the early 20th century collection of Russian businessman Sergei Shchukin going on show in a major exhibition at Moscow’s Pushkin Museum. The exhibition, ‘Sh...
17:00 2019-06-19

Pakistan presents budget meeting IMF conditions for bailout Pakistan's finance minister has presented the new federal budget to Parliament, proposing additional taxes and increasing electricity and gas tariffs to meet IMF conditions for getting a $6 billion bailout....
21:39 2019-06-11

LEVC presents TX Shuttle as electrified mobility offering Based on London’s new black cab, the TX Shuttle is aimed at airport transfer services and private hire firms London taxi maker LEVC has shown a shuttle-style reworking of its TX electrified cab at the Frankfurt motor show.  Called the TX Shuttle, the new model uses the same 1.5-litre petrol engine ...
23:00 2019-09-10

Dutch government presents measures to cut carbon emissions The Dutch government is presenting a comprehensive raft of measures aimed at slashing the Netherlands’ emission of carbon blamed for warming the Earth’s atmosphere by 50% by 2030...
16:39 2019-06-28

Isakson's resignation presents a major test for Georgia GOP After Georgia Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson announced Wednesday he was resigning his seat at the end of the year, it took less than an hour for the state's Republican machinery to spin into action....
22:52 2019-08-29

Trump presents medal to mass shootings responders President Donald Trump presented the Medal of Valor to six Ohio police officers who responded to the mass shooting last month in Dayton, Ohio. He also recognized five civilians who risked their lives when a gunman opened fire at a Texas Walmart. (Sept. 9)        ...
00:00 2019-09-10

This AI-Powered Cat Door Is a Brilliant Way to Keep a Kitty's Murder Presents Outside What do you do if your cat often gets in a murdery mood and tries to bring dead, blood-dripping varmints into your house? Well, if you’re engineer Ben Hamm, you create an AI-powered cat door to lock out the furry boy when he tries to bring you a filthy meat present.Read more......
00:26 2019-07-02

Iran's Tanker Seizure Presents U.K. With Policy Dilemma Britain’s decision to seize an Iranian tanker off the coast of its overseas territory of Gibraltar earlier this month is fast snowballing, dragging the country deeper into an escalating crisis between Iran and the West....
04:13 2019-07-21

Halsey covers the cost of speeding ticket a fan got while jamming to 'Nightmare' Halsey gave a fan a little TLC after she got a speeding ticket while listening to new song "Nightmare."        ...
18:39 2019-05-23

Michael B. Jordan presents Central Park 5 with courage award LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan says the wrongfully convicted men known as the Central Park Five have shown true courage. Jordan praised the men — Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana, and Korey Wise — during a luncheon Friday honoring “When They See Us,” a...
00:52 2019-06-08

Arby’s presents $26K check to United Cerebral Palsy of Southern AZ TUCSON –Arby’s of Tucson presented a check for more than $26,000 to the Leaders of United Cerebral Palsy of Southern Arizona on Tuesday. The event took place at Arby’s on E. Broadway Boulevard and Euclid Avenue. Harry Schiff, 13, who lives with cerebral palsy, accepted the check on behalf of the org...
19:52 2019-06-19

Ferrari presents 340 kph luxury SF90 Stradale hybrid sports car With three electric motors and a 3.9-liter V8 engine, the new hybrid Ferrari can glide silently through city streets — and reach a top speed of 340 kilometers per hour....
05:13 2019-05-30

Saab presents first Brazilian Gripen E fighter for flight test Saab delivered the first Brazilian Gripen E aircraft to start initial flight test programs in Sweden. The aircraft will move to Brazil next year for more tests, and deliveries to Brazil's air force will start in 2021....
04:52 2019-09-13

The Latest: Mexico migrant agency chief presents resignation The latest on Mexico's actions to stem the flow of migrants across its territory (all times local): 2:05 p.m. Mexico's National Migration Institute says its top official has presented his resignation to the president....
23:00 2019-06-14

"Walking The Talk" On Promises: Government Presents 50-Day Report Card Presenting a report card after completing 50 days in office, the government on Monday said it is already "walking the talk" on its promise of fast-paced development with "speed, skill and scale" being......
11:00 2019-07-22

14 great science and tech books to give as presents this Christmas From the true nature of time to the world's most extraordinary brains to why you should ditch social media, Culture picks the best books to give this year...
17:39 2019-05-21

Ken Starr: Mueller testimony presents 'golden opportunity' to Republicans House Republicans on the Judiciary and Intelligence committees will have a unique opportunity to question former Special Counsel Robert Mueller after Democrats pressed to have him come and testify, according to former independent counsel Ken Starr....
04:52 2019-07-13

Amsterdam museum presents results of 5-year Chagall research New research shows that for much of Russian-French modernist painter Marc Chagall’s life, which took him from a tiny village in rural Russia to St. Petersburg, Paris and New York, he remained remarkably faithful to eight pigments in his colorful works...
06:00 2019-09-14

Trump launches re-election campaign, presents himself as outsider and victim President Donald Trump formally launched his 2020 re-election campaign on Tuesday by presenting himself as the same political insurgent who shook up the Washington establishment four years ago and who is now a victim of an attempted ouster by Democrats....
05:26 2019-06-19

In its 5th season premiere, Black Mirror presents a new kind of fighting game For the first ten minutes of “Striking Vipers,’ I assumed I knew where this was headed. It all seemed so obvious, didn’t it? Part of the fun of watching a new episode of Black Mirror (or any twisty anthology series) is trying to guess the premise before it arrives. Sometimes it’s clear from the sta...
21:26 2019-06-05

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Proves There’s Such a Thing as Too Much Action An action-packed movie is supposedly a good thing. Is there any such thing as too much action? Of course not! Just keep stuffing it in. Need to cut some banter or character insights to fit more action? Go right ahead. Nobody really cares about that stuff, anyway. Or do they? For audiences who love e...
18:39 2019-07-31

Donald Trump presents Public Safety Officer Medal of Honor President Donald Trump praised the "immortal acts of courage" of 14 first responders who received the Public Safety Officer Medal of Honor on Wednesday afternoon at the White House....
06:52 2019-05-23

Trump Presents 'President's Cup' To Sumo Champion In Japan Trip Highlight Finally, after a full day of matches, perhaps the biggest star of all - weighing in at 243 pounds, according to his most recent physical - climbed into the sumo ring....
06:52 2019-05-27

Iran's oil attack presents most critical test yet for Trump's foreign policy Iran's audacious drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia's oil producing facilities has provided a critical test yet for the Trump administration's foreign policy, writes Fred Kempe....
21:13 2019-09-21

Ascott REIT, Ascendas unit merger presents 'huge opportunity' Ascott Residence Trust and Ascendas Hospitality Trust are set to merge to form Asia Pacific's largest hospitality trust. Tan Juay Hiang of Ascendas Hospitality Trust weighs in....
12:00 2019-07-03

Donald Trump presents trophy at Tokyo sumo wrestling event MOBARA, Japan — President Donald Trump presented a special Trump trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament in Tokyo on Sunday as he got a taste of one of Japan’s most treasured cultural institutions. The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cont...
12:00 2019-05-26

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
15:52 2019-09-16

President Donald Trump presents Medal of Freedom to former Yankees ace Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump praised former New York Yankees relief pitcher as "maybe the greatest pitcher of all time" Monday when he presented the 13-time All Star with the Presidential Medal of Freedom....
02:13 2019-09-17

CBOE Holdings Presents Strategic Initiatives to Enhance Share Value at Investor Day Conference CHICAGO, Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At today's Investor Day Conference with stockholders and analysts, CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) senior management outlined the Company's strategic initiatives to enhance share value. It also noted that through September of this year, CBOE repurchased $15 ...
08:26 2019-05-22

Watch live: President Donald Trump presents Medal of Valor to six Dayton officers President Donald Trump recognized 11 heroes of the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, for bravery, selflessness and valor that saved countless lives....
22:00 2019-09-09

Apple Music vs Spotify: the music streaming titans go head-to-head The music world has always been about rivalries. There's  Taylor Swift vs. Kanye, Tupac vs. Biggie, Eminem vs... everyone? Now, you can add a new rivalry to the mix: Spotify vs Apple Music. While there are any number of streaming services for you to choose from out there, the only two...
23:13 2019-06-05

Fornite 9.41 Patch Notes Update: Storm Scout Sniper, Birthday Event, Presents, Cake Epic has released the latest patch for Fortnite, and it contains a few surprises - but a lot of information we knew was coming. Here's everything you need to know about the 9.41 content update....
16:39 2019-07-23

Watch live: President Donald Trump presents Medal of Freedom to former Yankees ace Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump is scheduled to present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Major League Baseball Hall of Fame member and former New York Yankees ace closer Mariano Rivera at the White House Monday....
22:26 2019-09-16

The Queen apparently favors Prince George and leaves presents at the foot of his bed when he visits the Buckingham Palace Ranald Mackechnie/Royal Mail/Getty Images A royal insider told the Daily Mail that the Queen apparently favors Prince George, who turns 6-years-old tomorrow, and leaves presents at the foot of his bed when he visits Buckingham Palace. George, who is third in line to the throne, calls his 93-year-ol...
14:26 2019-07-22

Mother of Quebec teen shot by police presents petition for body cameras at National Assembly A petition for Quebec police officers to wear body cameras was presented to the National Assembly by the mother of a teen shot and killed by SQ officers in 2018....
23:52 2019-06-13

2019 CMT Music Awards: Everything you need to know about the country music awards show The CMT Music Awards air live at 7 p.m. on CMT on Wednesday. See who's performing and who's up for awards.        ...
18:39 2019-06-05

Drake And The Raptors Both Got A Talking-To From The NBA The Toronto Raptors will host Game 1 of the NBA Finals tonight, and there’s no doubt Drake will be sitting on the sideline. He’s behaved like an unruly dingus courtside in Toronto, blurring the lines between participant and bystander in ways that would make Spike Lee blush. Bucks coach Mike Budenhol...
20:00 2019-05-30

Drake is all-in at Raptors’ parade Drake is everything we thought he would be at the Raptors’ parade Monday morning. The rapper was plastered next to Kawhi Leonard throughout some of the event and he was posting live videos on Instagram. Drake even had a custom jacket made for this monumental event. The front pictured his brand...
01:26 2019-06-18

Halsey's 'deeply personal' accomplishment Before her Songwriters Hall of Fame induction, Halsey says being recognized for her songwriting is most meaningful, while Nile Rodgers reveals why he took the SHOF chairman position. (June 14)        ...
14:39 2019-06-14

Draymond Green Wants It Known That He Did Not Scuffle With Drake Raptors super fan and legendary cornball Drake was an unusually subdued presence during Game 1 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, perhaps because he got a stern talking-to from the league. But, with an assist from a salty Draymond Green, Drake still managed to deliver another meme-able moment after the f...
22:52 2019-05-31

What If The Raptors Had To Choose Between Kawhi And Drake? There are rules to the Deadcast, although we don’t generally pay that much attention to them. For the most part, as you might have noticed, it goes like this: Bullshit/sports, sports, sports/Funbag, Funbag. It’s not a lot of structure, but it keeps us honest. This week, though, we faced a Funbag que...
23:13 2019-06-05

Drake Had Three Weeks To Workshop His Next Promo, And This Is What He Came Up With The last time we did this, Drake had descended from his stage in the heart of Toronto—why does Drake get a stage? Why doesn’t he watch the game among the rest of the fans?—to tell us that Raptors fans are very good at following the rules. The performance left some clear opportunities for improvement...
20:52 2019-06-14

The New ‘Ooo Wow’ Drake Meme Is Perfect for When You’re Just Not Impressed Drake has brought the world some great songs, but even better memes. The rapper has danced and played tennis to “Hotline Bling” across the internet and gone viral with his court side antics at Toronto Raptors’ games and even sparked an entire genre of memes called Drakeposting. No...
18:00 2019-08-01

Drake Has Become The Rowdy Uncle Of The Raptors “In the Six cooking with the wrist motion,” Drake rapped prophetically in 2015. “The Six” refers to Toronto’s area code. “Wrist motion” refers to the stress relief he offered Raptors coach Nick Nurse late in their Game 4 Eastern Conference Finals win....
21:00 2019-05-22

Silver after Drake confab: 'We're in a good place' Raptors superfan Drake met with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver prior to the start of the NBA Finals to discuss Drake's conduct on the sidelines. During Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals, Drake grabbed Toronto coach Nick Nurse by the shoulders....
04:13 2019-05-31

Draymond Green wants NBA to let Drake keep up his sideline chatter TORONTO — Draymond Green says the NBA doesn’t need to put the clamps on Drake, saying he deserves to “get more leash.” One day after Green and Drake barked angrily at each other after the Raptors captured Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena, Warriors forward Green said he enjoys the b...
01:00 2019-06-01

Drake mocked over ‘tacky’ new Beatles tattoo Drake won’t let it be. On the heels of beating the Beatles’ record for number of charted songs on the Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 — hitting 35 to the Fab Four’s 34 — Drake is rubbing it in with a new tattoo depicting himself as the fifth Beatle. The forearm ink depicts the BeatlesR...
22:13 2019-08-12

NBA’s fear of Drake shows how cowardly sports have become It’s not difficult to figure why the dish ran away with the spoon. They’d had enough. Monday, after the second period of Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final, NBC intermissions regular Mike Milbury reprised his playing days reputation for incivility, which likely originally appealed to NBC. Milbury was w...
07:13 2019-06-07

Drake might be Raptors’ last Kawhi Leonard hope The Raptors will get the last meeting with Kawhi Leonard before he decides his next destination and if they can’t sway him, perhaps one of their biggest fans will. The NBA champions “haven’t backed off one centimeter” in their pursuit of bringing back Leonard, according to the New York Times. Superf...
04:26 2019-07-03

NBA talked to Raptors about Drake's sideline conduct The NBA talked to the Toronto Raptors during the Eastern Conference finals about the behavior of Drake along the sideline, a league spokesman told ESPN....
01:39 2019-05-30

Dear NBA, If You're Reading This It's Too Late to Stop Drake “I got enemies, got a lot of enemies; Got a lot of people tryna drain me of my energy; They tryna take the waaaaaaaave from a nigga; Fuckin’ with the kid, and pray for your nigga” — Drake, “Energy”...
20:26 2019-05-31

Twitter explodes over Drake’s love of the Raptors Twitter couldn’t get enough of Toronto-born rapper Drake’s joy during the game and after his beloved Raptors reached the NBA Finals by eliminating the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 on Saturday night. Drake, of course, already has grabbed headlines for massaging a head coach mid-game, getting...
07:00 2019-05-26

KawhiWatch: Drake Attempting To Acquire More Chips And Dip Two days into free agency, and it’s been a severe drought of Kawhi Leonard news, excluding sources who may be Jeanie Buss’s Reddit-loving nephew or Shams Charania-cosplayers. Bone-dry. In an era where a lone emoji can kick off a 12-hour news cycle, there’ve been no inklings as to whether Leonard’s p...
01:00 2019-07-03

Drake name drops NBA stars in latest new single Anyone who even casually followed the NBA Finals saw Drake was very much in his feelings about his beloved, hometown Toronto Raptors. After trolling some Golden State Warriors players — including Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green — on Instagram, the “God’s Plan” rapper gleefully celebrat...
17:13 2019-06-15

Drake hugs it out with Eugenie Bouchard during NBA Finals Drake wasn’t the only Raptors fan turning heads during Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Before settling into her seat at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Monday, Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard shared snippets of her glam squad on her Instagram story as she readied for the evening. After making her...
00:39 2019-06-12

Michael B. Jordan presents Central Park Five with courage award after 'When They See Us' series Michael B. Jordan told the men known as the Central Park Five that he cannot watch footage of “When They See Us” without getting emotional.        ...
20:52 2019-06-08

Sumo diplomacy: Trump presents trophy to sumo tournament champion during visit to Japan The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he courted Trump with three things close to the American leader’s heart: wrestling, cheeseburgers and golf. Sumo diplomacy, to sum it up....
17:39 2019-05-26

Halsey's boyfriend Yungblud: 'I'm very fluid' about my sexuality The 22-year-old British singer described his disinterest in following more traditional norms concerning gender and sexuality.        ...
14:13 2019-08-16

'Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw': Stars take their rivalry to the world premiere 'Fast & Furious' rivals Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Jason Statham were all smiles Saturday night at the world premiere of 'Hobbs & Shaw.'        ...
09:13 2019-07-18

It's Time For A National Conversation About Drake's Horny Watch One thing that can be said about Drake that cannot be said about a disconcertingly large number of other famous people is that it is clear why he is famous. He has done actual things—performed some hugely popular songs about how disappointed he is in various exes; endorsed one of the better-liked le...
01:39 2019-06-15

Giannis' ex-agent blasts Drake for trolling ways An executive at the company that represents Giannis Antetokounmpo, who used to be the Bucks star's agent in Europe, ripped rapper Drake for trolling Antetokounmpo in the Eastern Conference finals....
23:26 2019-05-22

Kevin Durant injury devastates Drake, who breaks down Several Raptors fans cheered. Drake wept. The famous rapper and infamous Toronto fan was visibly disturbed after seeing Kevin Durant reinjure his lower right leg during the Warriors’ stunning 106-105 Game 5 win Monday night to keep the NBA Finals alive. The two traded barbs earlier in the seri...
09:00 2019-06-11

Drake’s e-sports franchise 100 Thieves now valued at $125M Drake’s e-sports franchise, 100 Thieves, just raised another heap of cash from investors — and boosted its value by nearly 40 percent in less than a year. The fast-fingered team of video-game prodigies has completed a $25 million fund-raising round that was oversubscribed, valuing the team at $125 m...
04:00 2019-07-12

'The show needed to come back': how Drake rescued the druglords of Top Boy It was ‘Britain’s answer to The Wire’. But the gang drama was dead – until the rapper stepped in and pitched it to Netflix. Its stars and writer talk grime, gentrification and Boris Johnson’s Britain‘I told them I was on my way out to meet some singer called Drake,” says writer Ronan Bennett, recall...
14:39 2019-08-12

Drake officially has more Billboard charted songs than The Beatles Yesterday, all their troubles seemed so far away. Then Drake caught up. Yesterday (June 24, that is), Billboard announced that Drake — with his new song “Money in the Grave,” featuring Rick Ross — officially outranks the Beatles with 35 charted songs on the Billboard Hot 100 Top 10. The Fab Fo...
19:00 2019-06-27

Stephen Curry and Drake made their amends after NBA Finals Before leaving the Oracle Arena for perhaps the last time, Stephen Curry made a quick Facetime call. The Warriors’ Curry was seen Facetiming with rapper and Raptors superfan Drake Thursday night, moments after Toronto secured its first ever championship. “Congrats, bro,” Curry could be heard saying....
04:13 2019-06-15

NBA asked Drake to not attend games in Oakland: report The NBA asked Drake not to attend any games at Oakland’s Oracle Arena during the league finals, according to a report. Officials were afraid that crazed Warriors fans would provoke the diehard Raptors supporter, TMZ said. League honchos reportedly warned the rapper that Golden State fans might taunt...
16:52 2019-06-15

Celine Dion begs Drake to think twice about tattoo of her face In bizarre celebrity news of the week, Celine Dion has spoken out to beg singer and rapper Drake to think twice about getting a tattoo of her face on his body....
17:39 2019-09-20

Warriors give exiting Drake earful after NBA Finals win The Warriors had some words for Drake again – this time as the rapper was leaving the building. Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson were about to head back into the Warriors locker room after greeting their teammates following a 109-104 win over the Raptors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals in Toronto on Sunda...
09:52 2019-06-03

Drake trolls Warriors again with Macaulay Culkin hoodie Drake isn’t done trolling the Warriors. The Raptors’ superfan was at Scotiabank Arena for Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday nightdressed in all-black, including a hooded sweatshirt with Macaulay Culkin’s screaming face from “Home Alone” on it and “Kevin?!?!?!” in yellow letters underneath. The rapp...
09:52 2019-06-03

Drake Parties With the Toronto Raptors to Celebrate Their NBA Championship Win The Toronto Raptors celebrated their historic NBA Championship victory on Saturday with their biggest celebrity cheerleader, Drake. The Canadian rapper and the likes of MVP Kawhi Leonard,......
00:00 2019-06-16

Drake’s esports team 100 Thieves raises $35 million Drake’s esports franchise 100 Thieves said Tuesday it has bagged $35 million in a new fund-raising round. The Post reported exclusively on May 30 that the Los Angeles-based team of professional gamers was looking to raise $25 million, and reported last week that the funding round was oversubscribed....
16:52 2019-07-16

Steph Curry congratulates Drake after Raptors victory Golden State Warriors' Steph Curry congratulated Drake over the phone after the Toronto Raptors took home the NBA championship.       ...
16:13 2019-06-14

Klay Thompson won’t avoid Drake’s better songs during NBA Finals Drake’s Toronto fandom has taken on a life of its own as an NBA official said the league has talked to the Raptors about the rapper’s sideline theatrics, which have included rubbing the shoulders of coach Nick Nurse. Warriors guard Klay Thompson was asked if Drake is a distraction and if he’ll play ...
05:13 2019-05-30

NBA spoke with Raptors about Drake's courtside behavior The rapper's courtside antics, which included a shoulder rub for Raptors coach Nick Nurse, rankled Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer.        ...
09:26 2019-05-30

Drake was so happy throughout Raptors' Game 6 win over Bucks Drake gave Nick Nurse another shoulder rub during the Toronto Raptors' Eastern Conference title celebration.        ...
12:01 2019-05-26

Adam Silver: ‘Line needs to be drawn’ on Drake, superfans TORONTO — NBA commissioner Adam Silver addressed his concern with Drake’s eccentric sideline theatrics and the league’s recent discussion with the Raptors about the team’s superfan. Silver revealed the league office also contacted Drake and his manager after his latest episode when the Canadian rapp...
10:52 2019-05-31

Drake’s Kevin Durant emotion didn’t end on the court As far as Drake’s concerned, Kevin Durant’s well-being is greater than any game. Taking to Instagram, the Raptors superfan, who consoled the Warriors forward after he went down with an Achilles injury during Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night, penned an emotional post about Durant ...
22:00 2019-06-11

Opinion: Drake is annoying and the Warriors need to ignore his shenanigans The NBA Finals are here, the Raptors took a thrilling victory over the dynastic Warriors in Game 1, and all anyone wants to talk about is Drake.        ...
20:39 2019-05-31

Charles Barkley takes aim at Drake: I’d ‘knock the hell’ out of him Greek Freak, take heed: Charles Barkley has a plan for that pesky Toronto Raptors superfan. The outspoken NBA great gave a possible gameplan for Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo when the team heads back for Game 6 on Saturday in Toronto, where Drake is likely to keep up the sideline antics that have...
18:13 2019-05-24

Drake was so fired up after the Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA title The rapper was very happy once the final buzzer sounded and the Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors for their first NBA championship.       ...
12:52 2019-06-14

Drake, Dubs' Green exchange words after game Raptors superfan Drake exchanged words with Golden State's Draymond Green after Toronto won Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Prior to Thursday's game, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the league office had conversations with Drake about his sideline conduct....
08:00 2019-05-31

Steelers wide receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62 Darryl Drake, the wide receivers coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers, died Sunday morning, the team announced. He was 62. “We are at a loss for words following Darryl Drake’s passing this morning,” Steelers president Art Rooney II said in a statement. “Darryl had such an impact on th...
22:00 2019-08-11

Klay Thompson to Drake: 'See You in the Bay, Aubrey. Weren’t Talking Tonight, Were Ya? With Your Bum Ass' The rapper Drake doesn’t play basketball. In fact, after losing leg mobility to gun violence in high school, when he went by the name Jimmy, Drake was confined to a wheelchair and therefore was unable......
19:39 2019-06-03

Drake's new Beatles tattoo stirs backlash from Fab Four fans Beatles fans are not loving Drake's tattoo featuring the rapper as the fifth member of the British band on Abbey Road.        ...
03:26 2019-08-14

Drake basketball player charged after accidental shooting seriously injures man Tremell Murphy has been arrested and charged in relation to off-campus shooting of a 19-year-old student. He has been removed from Drake's team.       ...
18:52 2019-09-12

For Drake So Loved the World That He Gave His Only Begotten Care Package Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment has evolved into a cultural cornerstone, but there was a time and place where the now-iconic imprint was dismissed as an ominous purgatory where promising careers went to die....
04:13 2019-08-05

5 new releases we love: Drake issues an all-timer, Marika Hackman keeps it raw, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and more on Spotify....
13:39 2019-08-10

Drake's Emotional Performance of ''O Canada'' at the NBA Finals Is a Slam Dunk Drake offered up quite the rendition of "O Canada" during Game 5 of the NBA Finals, and let's just say it was every bit sweeter than a spoonful of maple syrup. Cameras......
07:00 2019-06-11

Nelson, Johnson lead South Dakota St past Drake 38-10 Kanin Nelson threw two touchdown passes to Cade Johnson and South Dakota State rolled to a 38-10 win over Drake       ...
01:39 2019-09-15

Drake, Beyonce & the Kawhi 'claw': How the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Championship Drake's trolling, a viral video featuring Beyonce and a shoving match that got a team's part-owner banned - Toronto Raptors' NBA Finals triumph was full of sub-plots....
00:52 2019-06-15

'Drake curse': Canadian star vindicated after Raptors' NBA championship win Prior to the victory over the Golden State Warriors, many had fallen victim to the music star’s reputation for bringing bad luckHis repeated interactions with athletes before critical games – and their subsequent losses – have earned Drake the unfortunate reputation of bringing bad fortune to teams....
23:52 2019-06-14

Watch: Drake distraught after Kevin Durant NBA Finals injury Drake might be one of the Toronto Raptors' biggest fans, but he showed some respect for Kevin Durant by expressing serious emotion after the Golden State Warriors star was forced out of the NBA Finals with an injury....
23:26 2019-06-11

Drake showed up at Jurassic Park to watch Game 6 of the NBA Finals Rather than travel to Oracle Arena to take in the game in person, Drake chose to watch alongside the Raptors faithful in Toronto.       ...
12:52 2019-06-14

For Drake So Loved the World That He Gave His Only Begotten 'Care Package' Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment has evolved into a cultural cornerstone, but there was a time and place where the now-iconic imprint was dismissed as an ominous purgatory where promising careers went to die....
17:00 2019-08-03

Less Life: NBA Tells Drake to Pump the Brakes With the Sideline Antics While Drake might have free reign over the Billboard charts or your summertime Spotify playlist, it would appear his sovereignty has its limitations, as evidenced by the NBA calling Pusha T’s favorite rapper into the principal’s office....
20:52 2019-05-30

Drake's Toronto superfandom: annoying, ludicrous and completely understandable The rapper has spent the last six weeks making the Raptors’ playoff run about him rather than the team, but celebrity fans are part of the NBA’s heritageTo get the most obvious controversy out of the way first, the debate over whether Drake – Toronto’s resident superfan, troll, motivator and occasio...
10:39 2019-05-30

Esports team co-owned by Drake wants to raise $25M in new funding round The Toronto Raptors isn’t the only team rapper Drake is cheering for right now. Drake’s competitive gaming team, 100 Thieves, is also going for the gold by raising a fresh round of money that could allow it to win a slot in an up-and-coming Activision Blizzard video game league, The Post has learned...
03:26 2019-05-31

Silly Drake prop bets taking over Raptors-Bucks He never shuts up and is in everyone’s face. Think 1990s Spike Lee on the Knicks’ sidelines, cranked up by a million, so much so that Las Vegas now wants in on the Drake spectacle. In advance of Saturday’s pivotal Game 6 in Toronto between the Raptors and Milwaukee Bucks, various s...
02:39 2019-05-26

Singer Drake White: I’m battling the rare brain disorder AVM Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, Va., has revealed he was diagnosed with with a debilitating brain disease. About 15 minutes into his set last Friday, the “Livin’ the Dream” singer began stumbling, and was caught by a bandm...
05:26 2019-08-22

Young Raptors fan enjoys front-row seat to Drake show Imagine all of the trash talk this young Raptors fan heard during Toronto’s 118-109 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The youngster in a No. 2 Raptors jersey was caught in the photo of multiple images of Toronto-born rapper Drake talking trash to...
10:52 2019-05-31

Drake and Draymond Green have heated exchange after NBA Finals game Drake couldn’t help himself. The famous rapper and infamous Toronto sports superfan started Game 1 of the NBA Final by trolling the Warriors by wearing a Dell Curry Raptors jersey. He ended it by getting into an intensive game of trash-talking with Golden State’s Draymond Green as the power forward ...
10:52 2019-05-31

Drake celebrates Raptors' Game 3 win by mocking Klay Thompson Drake was ready to go again with the trash talk once the Raptors locked up their 123-109 Game 3 NBA Finals win over the Warriors.        ...
18:26 2019-06-06

Every Celebrity Taylor Swift References on Lover: Drake, Leonardo DiCaprio and More Taylor Swift dropped Lover on Friday, and fans are sure to recognize a few celebrity references on the album. On the first track "I Forgot That You Existed," for instance, Swift......
20:52 2019-08-23

Drake Cuts Sweaty Promo About How Raptors Fans Are Really Good At Following The Rules The Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals last night, and Drake, the Raptors’ rowdy uncle/human mascot, was not in the building. He was back home in Toronto, watching the game with thousands of Raptors fans in an outdoor square. He was so excited after the win t...
02:26 2019-05-25

Drake instantly trolls Warriors’ Klay Thompson with questionable photo The NBA Finals are quickly becoming the Drake vs. Klay show — and Wednesday night went to the famed rapper. Drake trolled Warriors star Klay Thompson after his Raptors steamrolled Golden State in California, 123-109, to take a 2-1 lead, posting an undated photo of a shirtless, glassy-eyed Thom...
08:52 2019-06-06

Drake begins trolling of Warriors in a Dell Curry Raptors jersey It didn’t take long for Drake to make his presence known at the NBA Finals. The Toronto Raptors superfan and rapper got right down to his trolling ways by showing up to Thursday’s Game 1 wearing a vintage Dell Curry Raptors jersey, a clear shot at Golden State Warriors’ star Stephe...
05:26 2019-05-31

Drake clowns Giannis Antetokounmpo, rubs coach’s shoulders during Raptors win Expect plenty of fake love for Drake in Milwaukee when the Toronto Raptors return to face the Bucks on Thursday. The Toronto native stayed true to his role as the Raptors’ biggest superfan during the team’s 120-102 win Tuesday night, laughing and gyrating wildly as Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo m...
20:00 2019-05-22

Macaulay Culkin ribs Drake for wearing 'Home Alone' sweatshirt at NBA finals: 'I’m right here, bro' Macaulay Culkin isn’t letting Drake slide for wearing a “Home Alone” sweatshirt featuring the actor’s face during Sunday’s Game 2 of the NBA finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors....
19:39 2019-06-04

Drake seen massaging Toronto Raptors coach's shoulders as some question his behavior Drake is the Toronto Raptors’ biggest fan so it was no surprise when he showed up on the sidelines of the Scotiabank Arena on Tuesday night during the team’s Game 4 win over the Milwaukee Bucks....
21:00 2019-05-22

Drake jokes about plastic surgery rumors while flexing his six-pack on Instagram Drake wants his fans to know that his abs are all-natural, if his comment on a recent Instagram post is any indication.        ...
15:13 2019-05-21

The Real ‘MVP’: Barack Obama Steals Drake’s Thunder at Game 2 of the NBA Finals While Drake has made himself the talk of this year’s NBA Finals with all his trash talk on behalf of his beloved Toronto Raptors, the rapture Sunday night during Game 2 was about a much bigger player: Barack Obama....
03:52 2019-06-04

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62 The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Sunday that wide receivers coach Darryl Drake died at the age of 62. The Steelers did not disclose a cause of death.       ...
18:52 2019-08-11

Drake, Golden State Warriors trash talking escalates after Game 2 The trash talking between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors ambassador Drake escalated Sunday night as Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson were both chirping at the rapper....
19:39 2019-06-03

Anthony Joshua tormented by ‘Drake Curse’ after shocking Ruiz upset Anthony Joshua pledged to break the spell that has tormented so many before him. Instead, he suffered the biggest boxing upset in nearly 30 years. And thus, the “Drake Curse” remains undefeated. Online sleuths dug up a March photo showcasing Joshua and the famed rapper, along with the bo...
04:00 2019-06-03

Look: Bucks' owner's daughter trolls Drake, Raptors with Pusha T shirt Mallory Edens, the daughter of Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Wes Edens, wore a shirt featuring the rapper Pusha T, hoping to troll rapper and Raptors ambassador Drake....
18:13 2019-05-24

Celine Dion issues heartfelt plea, begging Drake not to get a tattoo of her face As far as modern Canadian musical royalty goes, it’s hard to beat Celine Dion and Drake. After all, one covers all the things Barbra Streisand does, but with more songs about boats, while the other covers, well, most other genres of major music. But while that’s all well and good, what if you could ...
05:13 2019-09-20

Draymond Green exchanges words with Drake after NBA Finals Game 1 loss to Raptors Draymond Green didn't leave the court quietly follow the Warriors' Game 1 loss, engaging in a tense exchange with Raptors superfan Drake.        ...
09:52 2019-05-31

Country singer Drake White opens up about brain condition after near-collapse onstage Country singer Drake White opened up about having a brain condition that disrupts blood flow after he nearly collapsed onstage last week.        ...
19:39 2019-08-22

Raptors superfan Drake appears to have Warriors tattoos and a beef with Smash Mouth The Toronto native and hip-hop superstar, who was numbers inked in his arm that correspond to the jerseys of Steph Curry and Kevin Durant, was derided as a "glorified mascot" by the San Jose-based "All Star" band....
14:39 2019-05-27

VIDEO: Drake appears to call Warriors ‘trash’ after Game 1 loss to Raptors A tense exchange appeared to play out between Drake and Draymond Green on the courtside moments after the Raptors beat the Warriors 118-109 in Game 1.  ...
11:26 2019-05-31

Drake fires back at Bucks owner's daughter by changing his profile pic to her It didn't take long for Drake to get some revenge in a troll battle with Mallory Edens after the Toronto Raptors took Game 5 in Milwaukee.        ...
21:39 2019-05-24

Drake gets last laugh after Mallory Edens throws shade at rapper with Pusha-T shirt The Bucks were hoping to have found their answer to Drake. The Toronto-born rapper has made himself plenty of enemies during the second round of the NBA playoffs, going all-in on the Raptors as they try to overthrow Milwaukee. On Thursday, however, Mallory Edens, daughter of Bucks owner Wes Edens, t...
13:52 2019-05-24

Kylie Jenner Expertly Avoids Tristan Thompson and Ben Simmons at Drake's Party Anyone who is anyone was at Drake's exclusive party on Wednesday night, including Kylie Jenner, Tristan Thompson and Ben Simmons. In case people have forgotten, the Kylie Cosmetics......
05:52 2019-06-07

Drake v Bucks feud grows as Milwaukee turns its ire on rapper's courtside antics Raptors super-fan has been vocal during NBA playoff gamesRapper trolls Milwaukee star Giannis AntetokounmpoAs the Toronto Raptors have made their way through the NBA playoffs, casual viewers may have wondered if Drake was coaching the team rather than Nick Nurse. The rapper has been a prominent pres...
21:13 2019-05-22

Drake takes Warriors trolling to Instagram with ‘Stephen Curry hair lint’ Did you think Drake would leave the trolling at courtside? After the Raptors’ 118-109 win in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night, the rapper posted a video on Instagram of him jawing with Stephen Curry. That video included a shot of Drake reaching up to the guard’s hair and appear...
16:13 2019-05-31

Drake's Home Alone trolling of Kevin Durant catches Macauley Culkin's attention Throughout the NBA playoffs, Toronto Raptors mascot Drake has been gamely doing his job—running around courtside, giving the head coach shoulder rubs, jawing with opposing players, cutting sweaty promos, and generally acting like enough of a clown to draw the ire of NBA commissioner Adam Silver....
19:52 2019-06-03

Country star Drake White recovering in hospital after almost collapsing on stage: reports Country music singer Drake White is recovering in a Virginia hospital after collapsing on stage at a show Friday night, according to reports.        ...
01:39 2019-08-18

Drake sparks hundreds of fake eBay listings for Steph Curry's hair lint Aubrey Graham, better known to the world as Drake, is basically a human meme. He has this uncanny ability to make people on the internet want to turn anything he does into viral content. Drake also happens to be an ultimate troll. Last night, during......
05:52 2019-06-01

Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson chirp Drake in the tunnel after Warriors' Game 2 win Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson had an exchange with Drake in the tunnel following the Warriors win in Game 2 of the NBA Finals.        ...
08:52 2019-06-03

Taylor Swift sympathizes with Drake as she slams Kanye West in Rolling Stone interview Taylor Swift dug into one of the most fraught relationships of her career – not with one of her celebrity exes, but with Kanye West.        ...
16:39 2019-09-18

Drake pays tribute to Kevin Durant after Warriors star suffers Achilles injury Drake, who has been rooting fiercely against the Golden State Warriors throughout the NBA Finals, struck a somber tone after Game 5.       ...
18:52 2019-06-11

Drake's sideline antics draw ire of Milwaukee Bucks coach, rapper responds to criticism Milwaukee Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer was less than enthused about Drake’s antics on the sidelines during the team’s Eastern Conference Finals game against the Toronto Raptors....
18:00 2019-05-23

Drake's controversial Beatles tattoo puts the rapper on Abbey Road, irking Fab Four fans Beatles fans are not loving Drake's tattoo featuring the rapper as the fifth member of the British band on Abbey Road.        ...
04:52 2019-08-13

Deadspin Drake Tries Very Hard To Pretend He Doesn’t Have Steph Curry And Kevin Durant’s Jersey Numb Deadspin Drake Tries Very Hard To Pretend He Doesn’t Have Steph Curry And Kevin Durant’s Jersey Numbers Tattooed On His Body | Jezebel Witness the Decline of LaCroix, a Terrible Beverage That No One Liked | Splinter Again With the Tariffs | The Root Greedy Developers Try to Bully 94-Year-Old Black W...
17:26 2019-05-31

Hard To Watch: Drake Forgot To Buy Courtside Tickets For Tonight’s Game And Is Now Trying To Act Like He’s Friends With The Raptors From The Nosebleeds Hip-hop superstar Drake’s loud presence on the sidelines of Toronto Raptors games has been a constant storyline of the 2019 NBA playoffs, but it looks like tonight he’s stuck far away from the action: Drake forgot to buy courtside tickets for Game 5 and is now trying to act like he’s friends with th...
06:39 2019-06-11

Drake Tries Very Hard To Pretend He Doesn't Have Steph Curry And Kevin Durant's Jersey Numbers Tattooed On His Body The world was very nearly spared a couple week’s worth of energetic Drake sightings Thursday night, when Andre Iguodala of the Golden State Warriors went careening into the sidelines late in the first half of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Iguodala missed hurling the bulk of his giant NBA frame into the ...
06:13 2019-05-31

Star dads celebrate Father's Day: Chris Evans, Prince Harry, Drake, Sanaa Lathan, more Gushing and wise, silly and sweet messages, plus great Father's Day photos honor Prince Harry, Steph Curry, Adam Levine, Tom Hanks, Carey Hart, more.        ...
04:52 2019-06-17

Mallory Edens, daughter of Milwaukee Bucks co-owner, trolls Drake with shirt; rapper fires back Mallory Edens, the daughter of Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Wes Edens, appeared to take a shot at Drake during Thursday night’s game between the Bucks and Toronto Raptors....
16:13 2019-05-24

Star dads celebrate Father's Day: Chris Evans, Prince Harry, Drake, Carrie Underwood, more Gushing and wise, silly and sweet messages, plus great Father's Day photos honor Prince Harry, Steph Curry, Adam Levine, Tom Hanks, Carey Hart, more.        ...
09:01 2019-06-17

Charles Barkley says he would 'knock the hell out of Drake' if he was still playing Charles Barkley weighed in on Drake's sideline behavior during TNT's pregame show. It was classic Barkley.        ...
07:01 2019-05-24

Larry Fitzgerald: Darryl Drake 'was a living testament for how to do it the right way' Larry Fitzgerald was among the active and former NFL and college players, coaches and executives who attended Darryl Drake's funeral services.       ...
08:00 2019-08-19

Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer isn't a fan of Drake's NBA playoff sideline antics Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer was asked about Drake's sideline behavior during the Eastern Conference finals. Budenholzer is not a fan.        ...
09:39 2019-05-23

‘Kevin?!’: Drake trolls injured Warriors star Kevin Durant with ‘Home Alone’ shirt He was wearing a black hoodie with a picture of actor Macaulay Culkin, who played Kevin McCallister in the "Home Alone" movie franchise, mouth open and holding his face above the word "Kevin?!?!?!"...
05:13 2019-06-03

Drake trolls Steph Curry by wearing a Dell Curry Raptors jersey to Game 1 of NBA Finals For all the attention Drake received in the buildup to the NBA Finals, you just knew that he would have something in store for Game 1 in Toronto.        ...
09:52 2019-05-31

Drake puts his producer hat on for 'Euphoria' Stars of new show "Euphoria" - Zendaya, Storm Reid and Hunter Schafer - discuss meeting Drake, who worked as an executive producer on the series. (June 5)        ...
15:13 2019-06-05

Kalamazoo Growlers' 6-year-old 'Coach Drake' unleashes a fiery post-ejection tirade Coach Drake, a 6-year-old assistant coach for the Kalamazoo Growlers, threw bats and balls on the field after being "ejected" during a game.       ...
18:52 2019-07-17

Rep for Giannis Antetokounmpo blasts Drake's 'disrespectful' trolling Antetokounmpo scored 25 points in Game 4 but shot just 6-of-10 from the free throw line and airballed a free throw for the second consecutive contest.        ...
04:52 2019-05-23

The best music of 2019 so far Just six months into a great year in music, we’ve seen strange, galactic records from R&B innovators Solange and Flying Lotus. In the crowded field of hip-hop, emerging talents like Denzel Curry, Little Simz, and Zelooperz have separated from the pack—not to mention Tierra Whack, whose five sing...
15:13 2019-06-22

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more ways to find music, here are some ideas, taken from Twitter users, my colleagues at Lifehacker’s pu...
01:52 2019-08-17

Draymond Green on Drake's sideline antics: 'I don't mind it. It's fun for me' Draymond Green, who exchanged words with Drake after Game 1 of the NBA Finals, said he does not think the league should rein in the famous rapper.        ...
03:13 2019-06-01

This is what MacOS 10.15 music and TV apps could look like We've heard iTunes' closure could be imminent, as Apple splits the platform's content into a few different newer apps – and now we could know what iTunes' replacement apps look like.Exclusive screenshots shared with 9to5Mac show the interface of Apple's new music and ...
13:52 2019-06-02

Go-go music, gentrification collide in DC Fans of go-go music in a historically black neighborhood in Washington, D.C. say changing demographics and gentrification are threating the pulsating sounds that have echoed across their streets for years. (May 30)        ...
11:52 2019-05-30

Dolby wants you to experience music in a new way Dolby's high-end audio is popular with movies and TV shows. The company looks to bring it to streaming and re-imagine classic and new recordings.        ...
15:52 2019-05-23

What is Amazon Music Unlimited? If you’re looking for unlimited, ad-free music across devices and you’re already an Amazon customer, it could be time to check out the online shopping giant’s Music Unlimited service, which challenges Apple Music, Spotify and YouTube Music head-on with aggressively priced subscr...
16:26 2019-09-17

When in Brazil, Just Follow the Music The capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia can be an intimidating place for travelers. But, as the 52 Places Traveler found out, when in doubt, just follow the music....
22:13 2019-07-02

Country Music Should Be Political. After All, It Always Has Been He was falling apart. Brilliant and tortured, devout and driven, Johnny Cash had been discovered in the Memphis of Sun Records–the musical milieu that gave America Elvis Presley–and had built a career that, by the late 1960s, he seemed determined to destroy through an addiction to pills....
13:26 2019-08-16

Which is the best music streaming service for you? [Image Credit: Burst/Pexels]There was a time when there was only one or two music streaming services to choose from – or you could just be cheap and rely on YouTube. But when it comes to music streaming these days, we're spoilt by the number of options on offer. What makes it even m...
20:52 2019-08-02

Music to Apple's Ears Apple’s AirPods met with no small amount of derision when they first hit the market three years ago. Now the company is laughing all the way to the bank as sales of wearables and accessories surged 48% in the fiscal third quarter....
17:26 2019-08-01

Which Music Streaming Service Should You Use? There are tons of music streaming services you can pick from right now (including a brand-new HD service from Amazon). They work on whatever smartphone you own, usually support streaming to speakers through Airplay or Google Cast, and typically come with premium-tier plans that let you stream music ...
05:39 2019-09-18

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anniversary draws our attention to the terror and beauty of the material.  ...
16:39 2019-09-02

Classical music for the streaming generation Classical music fans often struggle to find what they want on Spotify and Apple, so a Berlin streaming startup is plugging the gap. The Idagio app is also seizing on the popularity of the genre in Asia....
15:26 2019-05-23

Snapchat Looks to Let Users Add Music to Posts Snap is in talks with major record labels to expand the ways users can include music in posts on its flagship Snapchat app, as the company faces competitive pressure from Facebook and TikTok....
15:13 2019-05-24

New music from Lindsay Lohan is exactly what we deserve Over the past few years, whenever we’ve come across Lindsay Lohan news it was usually accompanied with a bit of a WTF element—mainly because she was doing things like handing out unsolicited legal advice or defending Trump or accosting homeless Russian people on the street. So this latest revelation...
03:13 2019-06-04

NCT 127 is "Superhuman" in their captivating new music video Immediately after wrapping up their first North American tour, which included stops at Good Morning America and The Late Late Show With James Corden, K-pop group NCT 127 hasn’t wasted any time releasing their fourth mini album, We Are Superhuman (which you may remember us mentioning during our new m...
23:13 2019-05-24

Why Tencent Music Is Stuck With the Same Old Song China’s largest online music company will struggle to change its tune. Buying a stake in Universal won’t help Tencent solve one of its more-serious problems....
13:39 2019-08-13

At the Schumannfest, it's about Clara — and other women in music Wife, mother of eight, pianist, musical adviser, concert manager, composer: Clara Schumann is in the spotlight at Bonn's Schumannfest — along with other female composers and performers....
10:39 2019-06-03

Apple Music FINALLY gets a web interface Almost four years after its launch, Apple has finally launched a web player for its streaming service,Apple Music. The web version is currently in beta and available to everyone across the world. This isn’t yet a stable release, but it does include almost all of the service’s features. You can acces...
08:00 2019-09-06

Get four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for just $0.99 Prime Day 2019 is only days away, but that isn't stopping Amazon Australia from offering early promotions exclusively for its Prime members.Existing Aussie Prime members who have never tried Amazon's Music Unlimited service before can sign up now and get four months of tunes for just $0.99...
07:52 2019-07-04

Taylor Swift Says She Will Rerecord Her Old Music. Here’s How. The singer and songwriter could gain control by creating new master recordings of material that has been sold. It’s a drastic but not unheard-of move....
15:39 2019-08-22

Why do gyms play such loud music? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWhy do gyms play music so loudly? It’s like being in a nightclub. Even when wearing headphones to listen to one’s own music, it is impossible to b...
00:13 2019-06-19

Sheila E. still drumming up new music and hot collabs Sheila E. might be known for “The Glamorous Life,” but the star percussionist and singer has battled her share of setbacks — including physical injuries. “Last tour, I sprained my ankle and messed up my Achilles as well a year and a half ago, and it just got better a month ag...
02:39 2019-06-21

Five of the best fitness and music festivals in the UK for 2019 Begone boozy festivals, these events follow a trend for healthy holidays by adding running and fitness into a mix that also includes live music and DJsThe beaches, tidal islands, woodlands and coastal paths of the Gower will play host to this music and running festival, now in its third year. The ma...
15:52 2019-05-22

Flo Rida vs. Lil Nas X: What Pop Music Tells You About Stocks What can you learn about the coming stock market trends by tracking popular music styles? A lot! Watch the co-editor of our monthly Financial Forecast examine pop music hits over time and show you the implications for investors....
06:26 2019-09-11

Not OK, computer: how it feels to have your music leaked When Radiohead were held to ransom by hackers, they shrugged and put 18 hours of unheard material online for free. But for other artists, having music leaked can be devastating In 1997, Radiohead imagined a future in which technological dependency and out-of-control consumerism had merged to form a ...
10:13 2019-06-17

How to Share Your Music in macOS Catalina When macOS Catalina finally drops, you’re going to notice a number of big changes. One of the more memorable ones is Apple’s grand transformation of iTunes into standalone Music, Video, and Podcast apps. We love the move, but it does lead to a few questions, like “How do you share media around your ...
23:26 2019-08-21

After Decades of Music, Tanglewood Talks With its first major building project in 25 years at its summer home in the Berkshires, the Boston Symphony places a bet on the booming lecture business....
17:39 2019-07-31

R.I.P. New Orleans music legend Dr. John Malcolm John Rebennack, known to funk and blues fans the world over by his voodoo-inflected stagename, Dr. John, has died. Perhaps the 20th century’s most successful exporter of New Orleans style and sound, Dr. John’s accomplishments were as numerous as they were colorful. After all, how many other ...
05:13 2019-06-07

Flo Rider vs. Lil Nas X: What Pop Music Tells You About Stocks What can you learn about the coming stock market trends by tracking popular music styles? A lot! Watch the co-editor of our monthly Financial Forecast examine pop music hits over time and show you the implications for investors....
00:39 2019-09-07

There’s A Whole Lot Of Final Fantasy Music On Spotify Now Streaming music service Spotify is generally hit-or-miss for video game soundtracks. That’s not so for Final Fantasy anymore, as official soundtracks for all the main games and many of its spin-offs are now available for your listening pleasure....
00:26 2019-06-07

The 30 best films about music, chosen by musicians Anna Calvi, Neil Tennant, Nadine Shah, Wayne Coyne, Nitin Sawhney and Anna Meredith pick their top five music moviesMovies about musicians, whether biopics, fictions or documentaries, are a fixture in cinema, but judging by the flurry of activity over the past 12 months – with acclaimed films about ...
11:52 2019-08-18

Focus@Will uses music to help you get more stuff done, and it’s over 75% off today While the radio or the music of your favorite band might seem like a solution to help screen out the noise, you might be surprised how broadcasts and even off-kilter composition can still throw you off your game. Focus@Will is created with a simple purpose: to block out interferences and keep you ho...
15:13 2019-07-08

Translating proteins into music, and back Want to create a brand new type of protein that might have useful properties? No problem. Just hum a few bars. In a surprising marriage of science and art, researchers at MIT have developed a system for converting the molecular structures of proteins, the basic building blocks of all living being...
20:39 2019-06-27

Is this our first glimpse of macOS 10.15’s Music and TV apps? We expect Apple to officially show off macOS 10.15 – the upcoming version of its operating system for Mac and MacBook computers – at its WWDC 2019 event on June 3, and screenshots have emerged that appear to show off the new Music and TV apps that are being rumored to debut with the up...
12:13 2019-05-30

Man says he killed teen for listening to rap music Michael Paul Adams admitted to police he killed a 17-year-old black teen at a Circle K Thursday because the teenager was listening to rap music.        ...
19:13 2019-07-08

Toy giant Hasbro might be getting into the music industry Is Hasbro really getting into gangsta rap? That’s the question on Wall Street, as the toy giant that owns My Little Pony and Mr. Potato Head disclosed on Monday a surprise, incidental acquisition of Death Row Records. Death Row — which was founded in 1991 by Suge Knight, Dr. Dre and The D.O.C.— was ...
04:52 2019-08-27

What classical music and Rammstein have in common The German shock rockers might seem stylistically light years away from classical music — but only at first glance. Take a closer look, and listen, and you'll hear intrinsic similarities, says DW's Rick Fulker....
05:52 2019-08-06

Why Fans Think Adele Is About to Release New Music Rumor has it! Adele fans are speculating that their favorite singer is about to drop new music, as soon as TOMORROW! It's been four years since the Grammy winner released an album,......
03:26 2019-06-21

Read This: Were the mid-2000s the "deleted years" of music? For many of us who grew up reading the internet’s first cultural retrospective essays, some might feel strange seeing that era itself finally age into its own evaluations. Particularly when, recalling that 2002-2010-ish musical timespan, we can’t for the life us remember or necessarily even access ...
23:26 2019-09-05

Amazon Music is growing faster than Spotify Sure, Spotify has 100 million paid subscribers, and Apple Music has 60 million. But Amazon won't be left in the dust. According to Financial Times, the number of people subscribing to Amazon Music Unlimited grew roughly 70 percent in the last year. A......
20:00 2019-07-12

Ken Burns on the love and loss of 'Country Music' Ken Burns, the renowned documentarian known for bringing American history to vivid life, debuts his latest effort on Sunday, "Country Music." The ambitious yet intimate eight-part PBS series chronicles one of the country's indigenous and most beloved musical genres....
06:00 2019-09-14

Nicki Minaj Says She's Retiring From Music to "Have My Family" Has the queen's reign come to an end? Nicki Minaj took to Twitter on Thursday to share an important announcement with her fans. "I've decided to retire and have my......
01:26 2019-09-06

Everyone is in Taylor Swift's new music video for "You Need To Calm Down" Last Friday Taylor Swift dropped her newest single “You Need To Calm Down,” an upbeat wag of the finger at anonymous online hate and the toxic obsession with other people’s lives—in particular, those within the LGBTQ+ community. Since then, Swift released a number of teasers hinting towards a star-s...
20:13 2019-06-17

Nicki Minaj: ‘I’ve decided to retire’ from music NBC NEWS – Grammy-nominated artist Nicki Minaj sent fans into a tailspin Thursday after she announced that she would be retiring. Minaj, 36, claimed on her Twitter account she was planning to retire in order to start a family, all amid the backdrop of fan speculation Minaj is pregnant. “...
03:00 2019-09-06

Apple Music Is In Your Browser Now Because Services Are King Ahead of Apple’s big event next week a new beta has popped up at the URL https://beta.music.apple.com. The beta gives you access to Apple Music, the rebranded, music-focused element of the entity formally known as iTunes.Read more......
02:39 2019-09-06

Listening to Music Before Getting Anesthesia Can Help You Stay Calm A dose of music might be enough to calm your worries before certain medical procedures. According to a new study out this week, patients who listened to music before having anesthesia injected into them had their level of anxiety lowered as much as those who took a mild sedative.Read more......
23:39 2019-07-19

Apple Music student trials now last for six months Apple has revealed its back-to-school promotions for this year, and they include a much longer trial period for students who want to try out its music subscription service. Eligible college students can now enjoy Apple Music for six months instead of......
15:13 2019-07-10

From Beyoncé to Bob Dylan, why music docs are all over our screens They’re in the cinema and on streaming services. Fans love them, as do record labels – because they bring in extra salesWhen the rock star PJ Harvey let visitors to London’s Somerset House watch her recording her next album through the smoked panels of some one-way glass in 2015, it seemed a rare ch...
13:52 2019-07-21

That Glitchy Music Video on YouTube? It’s Getting an Upgrade The streaming service and Universal Music Group have teamed up to revamp more than 1,000 videos from artists including Lady Gaga, Tom Petty, Billy Idol and the Spice Girls....
18:13 2019-06-19

How Hitchcock’s ‘Psycho’ used music to terrify audiences As horror flicks go, this one starts slowly: Woman steals money, checks into motel, steps into shower. Cue violins — and let the slashing begin! It’s hard to imagine Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” without Bernard Herrmann’s hair-raising score. The American Film Institute agreed, rating it fourth (behin...
03:13 2019-09-12

For Ken Burns, 'Country Music' Is the Song of America In a new PBS series, the director of “The Civil War,” “Baseball” and other documentaries, portrays America’s development through the lens of country music....
19:13 2019-09-11

Tencent in Talks for Stake in Universal Music Tencent is negotiating to buy 10% of Universal, the world’s largest music company, for about $3.36 billion, a deal that would strengthen the Chinese internet giant’s growing clout in the global record industry....
01:26 2019-08-07

Tencent Deal Music to Vivendi's Ears---for Now A potential deal to sell a stake in Universal Music Group to Tencent is better for the Paris-listed conglomerate’s paper valuation than its cash returns....
21:26 2019-08-06

Apple Music now has 60 million paid subscribers Apple Music now has 60 million paying subscribers. The company's Eddy Cue, a senior vice president of services, confirmed the milestone with French business publication Numerama today. According to Music Business Worldwide, Apple also noted that Beat......
23:26 2019-06-27

YouTube Music app will soon let you automatically download up to 500 songs Google has given YouTube Music's Offline Mixtape feature a huge overhaul, enabling it to download up to 500 tracks for offline listening rather than the current 100.The new feature is called Smart Downloads, according to Android Central, and will automatically download tracks based on your list...
12:13 2019-06-28

Deal: Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for less than $1 Ahead of the Prime Day deals coming on 15 and 16 July, Amazon is running a promotion on its music streaming service. Unlike many of the previous promotions, this one seems to be available worldwide, so no matter where you live, you should be able to get it if you want to try out Amazon Music Unlimit...
18:13 2019-06-28

The Best Classical Music Streaming Service Is Idagio Listening to classical music is a bit different from listening to modern pop music. The music is built differently—most recordings aren’t performed by their composers, and there’s rarely one definitive recording of a piece. Multiple works are often released on the same album. Track titles are very l...
18:13 2019-06-28

Judge: Woodstock music festival can license its name to pot A judge says the owners of the Woodstock music festival name can license it to create a marijuana brand marking the 50th anniversary of the famed gathering....
18:26 2019-07-31

Don't miss: Armstrong, the science of music and codebreaking This week, check out the latest film on the moon landings, try some physics karaoke and visit the Science Museum’s display on codebreaking down the ages...
18:39 2019-07-06

Streaming dominates the music industry's revenue The music industry is on the upswing, and the RIAA has services like Spotify and Apple Music to thank. Adoption has steadily increased, and they accounted for 80 percent of the revenue from the first half of 2019. Despite these record-breaking number......
16:13 2019-09-07

Rihanna, Dua Lipa, Harry Styles and More: Where's the New Music? The music gods have been kind to us in 2019. The year already saw the return of legends like Missy Elliott, who dropped her first collection of new songs in a staggering 14 years this......
20:39 2019-09-10

‘Yesterday’ proves The Beatles’ music is as timeless as ever Paul is dead! In director Danny Boyle’s clever new comedy, “Yesterday,” that famous hoax is actually sorta true. A man wakes up after a bike accident during a blackout to discover a world where all submarines are gray, blackbirds sing in the afternoon and all you need is cash — The Beatles never hap...
19:00 2019-06-27

Best soundbars for TV shows, movies and music in 2019 As TV displays get slimmer and slimmer, their built-in speakers tend to be lacking. Let's face it, even the best Samsung TV could use an external speaker system – and that's why we've round up the very best soundbars on the market in one handy guide.If you admire the slim aesth...
11:39 2019-08-07

Best laptop for DJs 2019: The best laptops for music production Using the best laptop for music production packed right next to your headphones is crucial, if you’re a musician or a professional DJ. You’ll required one of the best processors – not to mention, plenty of fast RAM – as these will allow the best laptop for music productio...
20:26 2019-09-12

How to record vocals for music and spoken word Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. There are different schools of thought when it comes to getting your vocals perfect for any project. The easiest way, surely, is building a million-dollar studio ...
03:00 2019-07-23

Why Play a Music CD? ‘No Ads, No Privacy Terrors, No Algorithms’ Streaming services have revolutionized the discovery of songs, but here’s why Ben Sisario, who covers the music industry, still likes to listen to compact discs....
20:26 2019-06-19

Only Beyoncé Could Pull Off This Music Video Location Beyoncé continues to set the bar for music video locations. The star, who unforgettably shot her and Jay-Z's "Apes--t" video at the Louvre in Paris, was spotted on......
22:13 2019-07-11

In Streaming Age, Classical Music Gets Lost in the Metadata Has music streaming ignored aficionados of Mozart and Beethoven? Two new services, Idagio and Primephonic, address the needs of the genre’s discerning listeners....
01:26 2019-06-24

BTS breaks music sales record in Japan K-pop idols BTS set a new sales record in Japan for foreign artists, topping Oricon's weekly chart on Tuesday with their single "Lights/Boy with Luv."...
13:01 2019-07-09

How to Control Videos and Music from Chrome’s Toolbar While Chrome has let users mute audio in individual tabs for some time, Google is currently testing a new media control feature in the browser’s latest Canary build. When enabled, users can play, pause, and skip/rewind audio and video content directly from the browser’s toolbar—incredibly convenient...
21:39 2019-07-08

How YACHT fed their old music to the machine and got a killer new album The band YACHT, named for a mysterious sign seen in Portland around the turn of the century. [credit: YACHT / Google I/O 2019 ] The dance punk band YACHT has always felt like a somewhat tech...
16:39 2019-08-31

Create a Music Playlist for a Loved One With Dementia Watching a loved one decline from dementia can be an awful, isolating and hopeless experience. But even while a patient loses cognitive functioning—thinking, remembering and reasoning—they may remain connected to their love of music....
23:26 2019-06-20

Charlie Daniels says he's not a big fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
18:52 2019-06-21

Rheingau Music Festival: 'We are totally independent' In a country with a highly subsidized culture scene, Germany's Rheingau Music Festival stands out — it doesn't depend on public funding. The managing director explains how that works....
19:00 2019-06-21

UK drill rappers OFB: 'No one helps us round here. Music is the only way' One of the collective is the son of Mark Duggan, whose death sparked the 2011 London riots. But the drill trio OFB are trying to move the genre beyond the violence for which it has been demonisedAt the nucleus of the Broadwater Farm estate in Tottenham, north London, is a road that local young peopl...
18:39 2019-09-06

Roxodus music festival cancelled, organizers say The event, which boasted a lineup with Aerosmith, Kid Rock, Nickelback, Lynyrd Skynyrd, announced the cancellation of the four-day show on Wednesday morning. ...
14:26 2019-07-03

The Tron: Legacy Soundtrack Still Has The Best Driving Music It’s been almost a decade since Tron: Legacy came out. Whether or not you consider is a colossal failure of movie-making, you also cannot deny it had a kick-ass soundtrack. You don’t even need to see the movie if you haven’t yet. Just download the score and start driving to it....
00:39 2019-09-03

The Music Executive Behind the Country-Rap Hit 'Old Town Road' The unconventional pairing of rapper Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus is the latest example of the genre-blurring, streaming-focused approach of Ron Perry, the 40-year-old head of Columbia Records....
14:52 2019-05-31

The iPhone 11 could play music on two pairs of AirPods at once The days of sharing AirPods buds between you and a friend could be coming to an end: a new rumor suggests the iPhone 11 will have the ability to beam audio to two Bluetooth devices at the same time.Respected Apple blog Macotakara has the story, via sources in the Asian supply chain, suggesting that ...
01:00 2019-05-28

Spotify’s next big feature could let you and your friends listen to music together Spotify is reportedly working on a new feature that would be the digital equivalent of you and a friend sharing the same headphones to listen to music together. It’s already possible, of course, for users of the streaming music giant to keep up with what their friends are listening to and stoc...
04:00 2019-06-01

Country music fans erupt for Lil Nas X at CMA Fest NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An hour before Lil Nas X made his debut on the CMA Fest stage, fans were already chanting for “Old Town Road.” The 20-year-old rapper came out in a sparkly orange denim suit and white cowboy hat and boots to sing the viral hit on Saturday night in Nashville for te...
23:13 2019-06-10

Porsche to stream Apple Music into all-new Taycan EV Porsche and Apple believe music streaming is the next advancement for in-car entertainment. The luxury automaker and tech giant are teaming up to allow drivers of the all-new, all-electric Porsche Taycan to stream Apple Music directly into the car....
02:00 2019-08-20

Porsche Taycan will come with a standalone Apple Music app Porsche Taycan owners will be able to play their Apple Music collection directly through the vehicle's touchscreen display. According to TechCrunch, the automaker has teamed up with Cupertino to integrate Apple Music into the upcoming electric vehicl......
11:00 2019-08-20

How Kacey Musgraves Followed Her Arrow to Become a Music Superstar When Kacey Musgraves stepped foot on the Nashville Star stage, she was hoping for a major music break. Perhaps judges Randy Owen, Anastasia Brown and Blake Shelton would see something in......
17:26 2019-08-21

Are Music Festivals Finally Becoming Gender Inclusive? As Barcelona’s Primavera Sound becomes the first large-scale festival to adopt a 50/50 gender split, Vogue asks the women on its line-up: is the music industry patriarchy finally about to shatter?...
11:52 2019-05-23

Former J&R Music location at 25 Park Row prowling for a tenant Just a home-run hit from the site of the World Trade Center, the former J&R Music location at 25 Park Row is finally ready for a new tenant and can be set up as just a retail location — or include upper-floor offices. The base of the new 50-story luxury residential condominium tower includes a......
11:39 2019-09-18

How Music Stars Became Fashion's Most Bankable Collaborators You can now stream Rihanna's music via Spotify, dress in her Fenty tailored denim, buy her cosmetics at Harvey Nichols and sleep in her Savage x Fenty pyjamas...
09:13 2019-05-29

4 decades later, 'Rapper's Delight' is still inspiring music Many consider "Rapper's Delight," released by Englewood's Sugar Hill Records in September 1979 as the Big Bang of hip-hop.        ...
12:26 2019-09-17

New Orleans music icon Dr. John dead at 77 Dr. John, the New Orleans musician who blended black and white musical styles with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, died Thursday, his family said. He was 77....
03:52 2019-06-07

Why Can't I Hear the Vocals When Playing Music on My Phone? We have a fun one in this week’s Tech 911 column. It’s such a weird issue at first glance, that I won’t even tee it up with a lofty introduction. I’ll let Lifehacker reader Natalie explain—and, yes, she called the subject line of her email “YouTube Audio Witchcraft.” That’s how quirky this one is....
16:52 2019-06-07

Oversharing: how Napster nearly killed the music industry Twenty years ago, the idea of free music was so compelling that up to 80m users downloaded Napster and broke the law. The aftershocks are still being felt todayJune 1999, and the music industry is rolling in cash. Bloated by the vast profits of the CD business, which reached a high of £30.6bn that y...
15:13 2019-05-31

You Won't Need A Phone To Use The Porsche Taycan's Apple Music Most new cars these days have some form of smartphone connectivity, whether it’s Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, but no one has figured out how to actually embed that operating system into their vehicle. Until now, at least. Porsche is including Apple Music in the all-electric Taycan so its drivers c...
16:39 2019-08-20

Nintendo seems to be striking its music off YouTube, and that sucks After apparently resolving its troubled relationship with YouTubers, Nintendo‘s now coming down on those who upload music from its games. At least two popular channels have been hit, and if this starts a trend, there aren’t a lot of alternatives for listening to this music. The channels GilvaSunner ...
01:26 2019-08-15

How the Grand Ole Opry put country music (and Nashville) on the map The live concert broadcast helped define Nashville as "Music City, U.S.A.," and the Opry name has become near-synonymous with country music.        ...
18:26 2019-08-29

Jay-Z has made five times more money from booze than music This week, Forbes declared that Jay-Z is the first hip-hop artist to become a billionaire—to be precise, he has “accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals $1 billion,” thanks to a “steadily growing kingdom [that is] expansive, encompassing liquor, art, real estate (homes in Los Angeles, the ...
05:13 2019-06-07

2019 Oro Valley Music Festival has been canceled The fourth annual Oro Valley Music Festival was held at Naranja Park. ORO VALLEY, Ariz. –The largest outdoor festival in southern Arizona has been canceled. On Tuesday, Oro Valley Music Festival posted a statement on their Facebook page saying there will be no festival this year. “In the interests o...
03:52 2019-06-07

Spotify's new feature allows users to listen to music together Spotify is bringing new features to its mobile app almost on a weekly basis, although not all are important to mention. However, the upcoming improvement Spotify users are expected to get in the coming days seems quite interesting.Jane Wong, a technology blogger who likes to uncover unreleased featu...
22:39 2019-05-31

Amazon Music Streaming Goes High-Definition Amazon is introducing a high-resolution version of its music service, making it the first major subscription-streaming player to offer digital sound quality at CD quality or better....
21:13 2019-09-17

Zac Brown tells haters to 'f--- off' after CMT Music Awards win Zac Brown, of the country band of with the same name, had a strong message for his haters when his group won video of the year at the CMT Music Awards....
04:39 2019-06-06

I Keep Quitting Dragon Quest XI Thanks To Its Atrocious Music Ever since my friend and Kotaku comrade in arms Tim Rogers reviewed Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age last year with glowing praise, I’ve been trying desperately to play it. The combat is snappy, the world is gorgeous, and the prospect of a sweeping story excites me. But every time I play, I...
21:00 2019-08-30

Is jazz music now the sound of British youth? Young musicians are leading the revival of jazz music as streaming sites like Spotify report a growth in the number of people under 30 listening to the genre....
05:52 2019-08-17

Why It Still Matters Which Music Streaming Service You Sign Up For Take a look at the music streaming services of the moment and you’d be forgiven for not seeing any major differences: They all offer access to around 50 million tracks on demand, they all give you recommended mixes of music, they all let you sync tunes to your phone for offline listening, and so on....
23:26 2019-06-04

I Am Very Into These Rad Retrofuturistic Synthwave Music Videos With Cars Today I learned there is a whole genre of YouTube videos which are just cool car scenes from shows and films with techno/electro/synthwavey-sounding music laid over them. I am 100 percent here for it....
18:39 2019-06-15

Apple is shutting down iTunes—here's what will happen to your music Apple announced at its Worldwide Developers Conference that it's shutting down iTunes, its 18-year-old digital media software. In its place, users will get three individual, dedicated apps for music, podcasts and TV....
07:26 2019-06-05

Women dominate at MTV Video Music Awards Taylor Swift, Missy Elliott and Ariana Grande have taken home major honors at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Swift won the top accolade for her gay rights anthem, "You Need to Calm Down."...
17:13 2019-08-27

How 'La Di Da Di,' a B-Side From 1985, Became One of Music's Most-Sampled Songs The Slick Rick and Doug E. Fresh collaboration has grown into an unlikely well of inspiration for hundreds of musicians, with samples appearing in about 1,000 tracks and counting....
16:52 2019-05-22

The best CD ripper 2019: back up your whole music library A CD ripper is an essential tool for archiving your music library. If you rip tracks from CDs using Windows Explorer (or any other regular media player), the quality of those files will never be as good as the original discs due to errors when data is read, and compression when it’s encoded.I...
18:39 2019-06-19

The Ultimate List of Work and Study Music I can’t work in silence. And if I’m working with words—which is most of the time—I can’t work while playing typical pop, rock, or hip-hop. So I collect instrumental and foreign-language music on a scale better measured by weeks than by hours. Here are some of my greatest sources of background music ...
10:00 2019-08-27

How to Stream Apple Music to Your Chromecast From Android Here’s an exciting development that most folks (myself included) probably never thought would happen: You can now stream Apple Music directly to Google Chromecast from an Android device....
23:13 2019-08-29

Apple Is Pulling the Plug on iTunes. So What Happens to All Your Music? iTunes? More like ByeTunes. Apple is retiring the Mac version of its nearly 20-year-old music listening and library app, the company announced Monday at WWDC, its annual conference for software developers. With the upcoming version of MacOS, called Catalina, iTunes will be replaced with three separa...
17:52 2019-06-04

Bad Bunny, Khalid to perform on Apple Music’s ‘Up Next’ tour NEW YORK (AP) — Apple Music is taking its “Up Next” program and playlist on the road. The streaming service announced Monday that a live series featuring artists from its playlist and program for breakthrough acts, from Bad Bunny to Khalid, will perform on the “Up Next Live” ...
16:52 2019-07-01

Chance The Rapper and more new music we can’t wait to hear in July Although July is often a quiet month for new music, hip-hop won’t be following suit over the next few weeks: New albums from Chance The Rapper, Maxo Kream, Big K.R.I.T., Kool Keith, and Westside Gunn are on their way, not to mention any surprise releases that are sure to arise. Elsewhere, some of ou...
16:39 2019-07-01

Zimdancehall: The Music That Moves Zimbabwe’s Uneasy Streets The distant descendant of reggae is the dominant sound of the streets and tells a story about the African country since the fall of longtime despot, Robert Mugabe....
12:26 2019-09-07

John Cohen, Champion of Old-Time Music, Is Dead at 87 As a founder of the New Lost City Ramblers and as a photographer, filmmaker and musicologist, he devoted his life to the traditional music of the rural South....
23:13 2019-09-17

YouTube and AXS sell concert tickets through music videos YouTube might make it decidedly easier to see your favorite band. The internet giant has forged a deal that offers fast access to concert tickets from AXS, expanding on earlier deals with Ticketmaster and Eventbrite. Watch official music videos fro......
19:39 2019-06-04

Apple Music may replace iTunes at WWDC 2019 Apple could be retiring its iconic music software next week, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The report came out on Friday – just three days ahead of Apple’s WWDC 2019 keynote – and it gives some key details on the Cupertino-based company’s plan to bring th...
23:39 2019-05-31

Woodstock 50 music festival called off due to 'unforeseen setbacks' The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of "unforeseen setbacks."...
22:26 2019-07-31

Apple announces separate Music, Podcast and TV apps for Mac Apple has announced it's releasing separate apps for Music, TV and Podcasts in macOS Catalina later this year, breaking up the iTunes hegemony that's been in place for 16 years, and hammering a nail in the coffin of that messy, neglected software. Ru......
02:13 2019-06-04

Apple will soon kill off iTunes and, with it, an entire era of music history Enlarge / The new Apple Podcasts app for Mac. (credit: Ron Amadeo) SAN JOSE, Calif.—As part of a slate of upcoming software updates, Apple will close the door on one of its most iconic pieces of software: iTunes. The company will split the application up into multiple, more-focused apps on the Ma...
22:52 2019-06-03

When it comes to music rights, Taylor Swift is the norm, not the exception Taylor Swift may feel that she's been burned, but she's far from the only one. The conflict between artists and commerce is an ancient one, and superstars such as Paul McCartney and Prince have felt its sting....
02:52 2019-07-02

OMG! OK, It's Happening: Rihanna Reportedly Registered New Music With Her Publisher We’ve expressed this sentiment more than once, but it needs to be repeated: Rihanna has successfully executed the best troll in modern music....
18:13 2019-08-19

Turin city break: the best music, restaurants and culture Electro music fans are heading to Turin for this weekend’s Kappa Futurfestival, but this also one of the best cities in Italy for culture and affordable restaurantsWithout Turin, Italy would be a totally different country. It was pivotal to the unification in 1861 and served as the first capital, un...
08:39 2019-07-03

Lollapalooza 2019: Best photos from inside the music festival Lollapalooza 2019 runs Aug. 1-4 in Chicago's Grant Park and features headliners including Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots and Ariana Grande.        ...
18:00 2019-08-02

Amazon Prime Student Members Can Get Music Unlimited for $.99 If you’re a college student with an Amazon Prime Student account, now you can add Amazon Music Unlimited to that membership for an additional $.99 a month....
21:26 2019-08-06

3 killed in helicopter crash near Arkansas music festival Authorities say three people were killed and one was injured when a sightseeing helicopter crashed near a music festival in the Ozark Mountains in western Arkansas...
19:13 2019-06-03

SESAC sells $560 mln in bonds backed by music royalties SESAC, whose clients include Adele, Bob Dylan and Neil Diamond, on Friday priced a two-part $560 million bond offering backed by music royalties and licensing agreements, according to a source familiar with the deal....
20:39 2019-08-02

Karaoke is coming to Teslas, and a music streaming service could be on the way If super-tough arcade games and driving sims aren't enough to keep you busy while your car is charging, Tesla has announced even more goodies for its dashboard toy box.In a tweet, the company's CEO Elon Musk said that a "fun, little music tool" will be coming to drivers' dashboards so...
12:52 2019-07-01

'Hitman 2' music-themed update weaponizes a violin Hitman 2 has had its share of unusual updates and events, but its latest may be particularly appealing if you're music-minded. IO Interactive has outlined a July roadmap with a string of music-themed activities, most notably the "I'm With the Band"......
01:13 2019-07-04

Muro is a retro-style cylinder music box you control with an app The light twinkle of an old-fashioned cylinder music box evokes many things: nostalgia, childhood memories, sometimes even horror (they are a trope in scary movie soundtracks). Most music boxes play one tune, but with the Muro Box, which exhibited at Computex this week, you can use an app to pick di...
18:13 2019-05-31

Ricky Wilson: There are people waiting to be annoyed by our music Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson has spoken out about the pressures of fame, saying that while he would not complain about his life it can sometimes be "impossible" to ignore the negative aspects....
18:13 2019-07-31

SiriusXM lets you customize music stations with Pandora SiriusXM will finally let some subscribers create personalized music stations with Pandora, nearly six months after it acquired the streaming music company. The company today announced a slew of upgrades, including access to customized music stations......
00:26 2019-07-11

Iranian children are dancing to pop music, and the government is furious A dance challenge by a U.S.-based Iranian singer has raised suspicions among Iran’s ultraconservatives, who said they have identified a new “political plot” by an “enemy” who is “trying different ways to create anxiety among the people.”...
06:39 2019-05-23

Tribeca loft where music legends recorded lists for $7M An apartment steeped in musical history at Tribeca’s American Thread Building is on the market for $7 million. The listing was first reported by 6sqft. Part of the sprawling 3,800-square-foot unit, at 260 Broadway, was once the Duplex Sound Studio, and owned by Brazilian composer and Grammy-winning ...
06:13 2019-05-23

Beyoncé’s music director on Emmy nod : ‘It feels good’ In true Beyoncé fashion, when her music director learned he earned an Emmy nomination for “HOMECOMING: A Film by Beyoncé,” he was too busy to celebrate — because he was focused on producing the superstar’s next album...
08:39 2019-08-28

Smarter people listen to instrumental music: study If there seems to be an air of pretension among aficionados of jazz and classical music, psychological research is giving them good reason. A new study published in Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences suggests that those who prefer instrumental music tend to be more intelligent. Study author Elena Race...
00:13 2019-05-23

From 'Your Song' to your movie: 'Rocketman' builds on new music biopic With hit tunes, a plot about one of the world's best known performers and flamboyant costumes, "Rocketman" brings Elton John's story to the big screen, the latest musical biopic offering a concert-like experience at the cinema....
17:26 2019-05-22

Music exec arrested for sexually assaulting another neighbor A music executive busted Sunday for sexually assaulting a neighbor in Battery Park City and stealing her panties — was slapped in cuffs again Friday for an earlier crime against her roommate. Adam Lublin, 43, was first arraigned Monday in Manhattan Criminal Court on the original case then freed on b...
01:13 2019-09-21

Elvis on the Opry: 'Country Music' looks back on his rough gig He's probably the most famous person to ever perform on Grand Ole Opry — but Elvis Presley was not a big hit with the audience that night.        ...
01:39 2019-09-21

Amazon’s music service is actually growing more quickly than Spotify Spotify and Apple Music are the two music streaming services that tend to get the lion’s share of attention — partly because of the obvious fact that they also have the lion’s share of paying subscribers and arguably a better product than alternatives. That said, Amazon, of all com...
08:13 2019-07-13

Watch: Missy Elliott Invented Music Videos OK, OK, OK, that pesky little thing called “history” in the real world says the first music video was filmed in a Thomas Edison studio in 1895 and was called the “Dickson Experimental Sound Film.” But, Melissa Arnette “Missy” Elliott elevated them, OK?!...
22:00 2019-08-23

A History of Every Unforgettable Moment From the MTV Video Music Awards For as much as things change, they also stay the same. Exhibit A: the MTV Video Music Awards. Since the inaugural ceremony in 1984, the event has garnered a reputation as Hollywood's......
17:52 2019-08-24

Does Listening to Music Stimulate Creative Thinking, or Stifle It? Listening to music while you work “significantly impairs” creativity. That was the conclusion of a study published earlier this year in the journal Applied Cognitive Psychology that examined the effect of different types of background music on creative problem solving. For the study, UK ...
15:26 2019-07-16

NYC’s coolest museums are open late for cocktails, music and more Why not enjoy your next night out with a side of art? Museums are getting down after hours this summer with live music, dance, movies and themed cocktails. Here’s where the fun is. Coop-tails Every Thursday this summer at 5 p.m., the Cooper Hewitt closes its doors — then opens its terrace and garden...
08:52 2019-07-19

Organelle M is a portable and endlessly hackable music ‘computer’ Critter & Guitari has been pumping out interesting musical devices since at least 2008. But a few years ago the company streamlined its selection of instruments to focus on two products: the ETC video synthesizer and the Organelle music com......
20:13 2019-07-16

Apple Music comes to browsers today with a beta web player Apple Music is making its debut in browsers today as Apple continues to untangle its media services from the confines of iTunes. If you're a subscriber, you can check out the public beta of the web player by signing in with your Apple ID....
23:00 2019-09-05

Tech We’re Using: Why Play a Music CD? ‘No Ads, No Privacy Terrors, No Algorithms’ Streaming services have revolutionized the discovery of songs, but here’s why Ben Sisario, who covers the music industry, still likes to listen to compact discs....
15:00 2019-05-21

Majority of Americans get down and dirty to this type of music when cleaning A survey of 2,000 Americans found that 66 percent listen to music while they clean -- with top genres found to be hip-hop/rap (58 percent), blues (51 percent) and rock (47 percent)....
20:39 2019-09-05

Come on Apple, make it easier to browse artists in the Music app I loved the iPod. Hell, I think it’s the greatest gadget ever. And while I’d love for Apple to release a new version, it’s never going to happen. So, I’m stuck listening to my MP3s on my iPhone‘s Music app. Generally, this isn’t too bad. The thing is, it lacks a pretty basic feature, one that exists...
01:39 2019-08-23

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human rights?...
01:39 2019-07-22

Apple Music, Spotify Tap Live Events to Stand Out Streaming services are using listening data to invite hard-core fans to free, private concerts by Taylor Swift, Tyler the Creator and other pop stars to stand out and connect with fans more directly....
14:00 2019-07-10

Carole & Tuesday Is A Must-Watch Anime With The Catchiest Music Early on in Carole & Tuesday, runaway rich girl Tuesday and orphan Carole drag bloated bags of laundry to a laundromat on a terraformed Mars. Inside, watching the machines spin, the broke aspiring musicians begin tapping on the ground and drumming on their plastic stools. Round and round, the da...
23:26 2019-09-03

Four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for $0.99/99p is the best Prime Day deal yet The Prime Day deals are almost here and to celebrate Amazon is offering a fantastic one that's exclusively for Prime members. For a limited time, you can get four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for for just $0.99 in the US or 99p in the UK. This music service normally costs costs $7.99/£...
21:52 2019-07-07

Jay-Z, John Fogerty pull out of Woodstock 50 music festival Rap superstar Jay-Z has pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 music festival that is supposed to take place next month, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
17:39 2019-07-31

Descendants 3 Sneak Peek: It's Good to Be Bad in New Music Video Hey, did you hear? It's now good to be bad. That's the vibe we're getting from our exclusive look behind-the-scenes of Descendants 3's new music video for the song......
20:13 2019-05-30

This Mercedes will turn off your music if it doesn’t match the mood I’ve been waiting to drive a car that prefers the band Wilco.I queued up that artist on a recent test of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 53 and was happy to find that the vehicle liked my taste in music. While driving this elegant and stately sedan, I found a new feature called Energizing Comfort ...
15:13 2019-05-30

The first macOS 10.15 screenshots reveal brand new Music and TV apps Apple on Monday will take the wraps off its newest software innovations that are almost ready for mass consumption. New iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS features will be unveiled during the main WWDC 2019 keynote, although some of the major updates coming to iPhone and Mac have already leaked. Earlier ...
22:13 2019-05-29

Korg launches a line of DIY music gear with a $100 synth Korg may have showed off a prototype back at Super Booth in May, but now the NTS-1 synth is official. The $100 DIY instrument is part of the company's Nu:Tekt line, a series that will "focus on DIY instruments, effects and utilities." The company alr......
08:00 2019-09-04

'So flawed and problematic': why the term 'world music' is dead Artists, record labels and even this month’s Womad festival agree that the term is outdated. Is there a better way to market music from across the globe?Ask most musicians what genre they play and you’ll likely get a prickly response. As one well-known, and slightly tipsy, jazz musician once told me...
13:39 2019-07-24

My Spotify was hacked – but at least I got to hear some new music | Coco Kahn Chance has often delivered my greatest pleasuresA few weeks ago I discovered my Spotify account had been hacked. The breach happened a while ago, but I realised only when I found my playlists – meticulous track listings crystallised over many years and holding many memories – had been erased. This w...
18:39 2019-09-06

Apple introduces real-time lyrics to Music With the release of iOS13, Apple's added a fun new feature to Music: time-synced lyrics. The updated lyrics experience presents real-time synced song words that animate along with the music as they're being sung, rapped or spoken, no matter how mumbl......
03:26 2019-09-20

Outrage over Arizona man who killed teen for listening to rap music A white Arizona man is accused of stabbing a black 17-year-old for listening to rap music in a cold-blooded murder that is now provoking outrage online in response to the suspect’s mental illness defense. Michael Adams, 27, was charged with the first-degree premeditated murder of Elijah Al-Ami...
22:39 2019-07-08

Pandora's Voice Mode is your personal music assistant Pandora is rolling out Voice Mode to all users today. While you may have used Pandora voice controls on smart products like Amazon Alexa or Google Home, the new feature takes voice commands to the next level. It's meant to be more like a personal ass......
19:26 2019-07-23

Music Revenue Surges on Streaming Subscription Growth Revenue from recorded music in the U.S. rose 18% to $5.4 billion in the first half of the year, driven by growth in subscriptions to streaming services....
09:39 2019-09-06

Garmin adds Amazon Music to its fitness watches After adding support for Spotify last October, Garmin is expanding the music streaming services its wearables support to include Amazon Music. What's more, this time around the company is doing a broader rollout. Not only is Amazon Music available on......
04:13 2019-08-22

Richard Ashcroft: Grime has 'rewritten the blueprint' for music Richard Ashcroft has spoken about his love of grime music, saying acts in the genre have "rewritten the blueprint" for UK music in the last few years....
20:39 2019-05-24

Rocketmen, raves and rhapsodies: how the music biopic became a Hollywood hit Elton John is the latest rock star to get the movie treatment in Rocketman. When did singers become as bankable as superheroes at the box office?The doors swing open and through the smoke swaggers a figure in bejewelled orange horns, gold popped collar and fiery plumage. The Avengers have fought the...
08:00 2019-05-24

Apple Music Gets Real-Time Lyrics Feature With iOS 13 Apple Music has received a new real-time lyrics feature with the new iOS 13 update. The feature will also arrive on Apple TV and the Android version of the app soon....
14:52 2019-09-20

This Subaru WRX Plays Initial D Eurobeat Music When You Step on the Gas Japanese car enthusiast and apparent technophile Stan LeJay has a Subaru GC8 with a few tuner mods, but the most interesting by far is his home-made infotainment system that cranks Initial D Eurobeat music when the throttle opens up. Hilarity ensues....
16:26 2019-06-28

Everything You Missed in Taylor Swift's "You Need to Calm Down" Music Video Taylor Swift has released her star-studded "You Need to Calm Down" music video...and we're breaking down all of her hidden clues! On Monday morning, the Grammy winner debuted......
20:13 2019-06-17

The power woman of classical music: Clara Schumann Two centuries after her birth, the composer, critic, impresario, pianist, celebrity, mother and Robert Schumann's wife — and not necessarily in that order — is recognized as a 19th century power woman....
18:52 2019-09-13

Comcast is bringing Amazon Music to Xfinity X1 and Flex Amazon Music might be coming to a TV near you soon. Comcast is bringing the music streaming service to Xfinity X1 over the next few weeks. It says it's the first time you'll be able to access Amazon Music on a TV via a pay-TV provider. You can say "A......
00:26 2019-06-21

International music festival sends message of peace at DMZ The DMZ Peace Train Music Festival brought international and local musicians to Cheorwon, South Korea for three days of music and entertainment in the shadow of the demilitarized zone border area with North Korea....
22:00 2019-06-10

Ed Sheeran is UK's most-played artist of 2018 despite not releasing any music Ed Sheeran tops chart for second year running, with Britons making up nine of top 10 most-played artistsEd Sheeran was the most-played artist in the UK in 2018, topping the chart for the second year running despite not releasing any new music last year.Sheeran finished ahead of Calvin Harris, who ca...
17:26 2019-06-10

Garmin Forerunner 245 and 245 Music launched in India starting at Rs 29,990 Garmin has launched two new smartwatches in India -- Forerunner 245 and Forerunner 245 Music. Both the wearables are for devoted runners as they come with advanced features like incident prediction, race prediction along with training dedicated to running. Garmin Forerunner 245 series price and avai...
16:52 2019-06-10

5 ways Ric Ocasek changed the pop-rock music world Ric Ocasek was the perfect rock star for outcasts, misfits and geeks. Ocasek died of heart disease this past weekend, at age 75. His longtime partner Paulina Porizkova discovered he had died in his Gramercy Park townhouse while bringing him his morning coffee. As the leader of hit-making group the ...
11:26 2019-09-17

Björk made music’s first “VR pop album”—she opens up about its heartbreak Enlarge / Björk's metamorphosis within VR already looks trippy enough as a sample image. It'll blow your mind in VR. (credit: Björk) "I often feel like some sort of [technology] bridge," singer, songwriter, artist, and producer Björk tells me over the telephone from her home in Iceland. "I'm there...
16:26 2019-09-13

Jay-Z's Roc Nation and NFL join forces for music and social justice Jay-Z's Roc Nation and the NFL announced Tuesday that they have entered into a multiyear partnership "to enhance the NFL's live game experiences and to amplify the league's social justice efforts," according to NFL.com....
13:00 2019-08-14

Recommended Reading: The music streaming payday won't go to artists The record industry expects a windfall. Where will the money go? Marc Hogan, Pitchfork It's no secret the music industry is booming on the back of streaming services. However, it seems like not much will change in terms of where all the money goes......
00:39 2019-06-09

Sources: James Dolan "Liked" The Music Round At Trivia James Dolan—man around town, Knicks owner, and bluesman who militantly patrols his own audience—was spotted playing trivia at a barbecue restaurant in Manhattan on Tuesday. Having only recognized J.D. after the contest started, our tipster lamented a missed opportunity to name their trivia crew “Sel...
18:00 2019-08-07

Music lovers on Twitter are debating what band’s 3rd album was their best As the saying goes, you have your whole life to make your first album, and then about a year to make your second one, thus accounting for the dreaded “sophomore slump.” The third album, then, is a crucial litmus test, one when many artists hit their stride and prove if they’re really in it for the l...
22:39 2019-08-14

Amazon Music takes on Tidal with Hi-Res Audio streaming Amazon has announced that its bringing Hi-Res Audio to its music streaming platform, Amazon Music Unlimited. Called Amazon Music HD, the new streaming tier will give audiophiles and casual music fans alike access to "the highest quality streaming audio available", according to the tech giant.Ov...
16:26 2019-09-17

Has Vic Mensa made the most political music video of the year? The rapper and singer who caused conservative outrage with his impassioned Camp America video talks about why he’s decided to take a standA group of children downing pills and drinking toilet water behind bars makes for uneasy, provocative imagery in the video for Camp America, the debut single from...
18:39 2019-06-27

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock Sleeping in a tent for days to catch a glimpse of Beyoncé making history at Coachella. Crowding into a park for a surprise performance that turns out to be Dolly Parton at the Newport Folk Festival. As music festivals have taken off in popularity, these kids of experiences have become a key f...
23:00 2019-08-14

Cardi B gets naked in violent music video for ‘Press’ Cardi B keeps claiming she doesn’t need more “Press, press, press, press, press” — but her raunchy new music video all but guarantees her wish is not our command. The ultra-dark clip for the “Money” rapper’s latest single, “Press,” dropped Wednesday o...
19:00 2019-06-27

Woodstock 50 loses NY site for anniversary music festival The troubled Woodstock 50 music festival on Monday lost the site of a planned anniversary event in August, the latest setback for the weekend marking the famed 1969 "peace and music" festival....
00:39 2019-06-11

Humming "Despacito" In Saudi Heartland Where Music Was Taboo The taxi driver's question was barely audible. Prodded to repeat it a few times, he mustered enough courage to raise his voice and ask if he could play music....
14:39 2019-08-11

YouTube stops counting ad views in its top music charts YouTube is boosting the integrity of its music charts. The video giant will no longer count ad views toward rankings on the YouTube Music Charts, instead relying solely on "organic" views like direct links, embeds, searches and the Trending section.......
20:00 2019-09-13

Ken Burns shows there’d be no ‘Country Music’ without these humble icons Country Music | Sunday-Wednesday, 8 p.m., PBS Country music is three chords and the truth, said Harlan Howard, one of the genre’s songwriters interviewed in Ken Burns’ new documentary. Four episodes, spanning the 1920s to the mid-1960s, air this week (the remainder will be broadcast the week of Sept...
13:13 2019-09-14

Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify. Daniel Ek, the founder and chief executive of the popular digital music service, is among a slew of high-profile business leaders and politicians getting behind Sweden’s bid to host the 2026 Games, a week...
14:13 2019-06-17

Listening to music may ease cancer patients' pain (Reuters Health) - Listening to music at home may reduce cancer patients' pain and fatigue and ease symptoms like loss of appetite and difficulty concentrating, according to research in Taiwan....
01:00 2019-06-15

Goldman CEO David Solomon to DJ at Tomorrowland music festival Goldman Sachs honcho David Solomon has scored a slot to DJ at Tomorrowland — a decadent European dance-music festival known for its undulating throngs of naked, sweaty, drug-fueled revelers. Solomon — who took the CEO job at Goldman last October from longtime boss Lloyd Blankfein — moonlights as a p...
22:26 2019-06-14

LiveXLive streams live music festivals around the world for only $19.99 Thankfully, there's LiveXLive, an all-in-one platform with an emphasis on the live music experience. With LiveXLive, members have access to livestreams from more than 35 global music festivals all year long....
16:26 2019-06-19

'Like Bach in music': Alfred Hitchcock's towering influence The British director was born 120 years ago, and his films have hardly aged. Three Hitchcock experts explain why the master of suspense remains one of the most influential filmmakers ever....
20:52 2019-08-13

Gamers Prepare to Play Music-Festival Stage Music and videogames will converge at the new Metarama festival in Las Vegas this fall, the latest confluence of two industries looking to bank off the booming live-entertainment business....
18:39 2019-06-19

YouTube is helping African music acts go global, here's how Joseph Akinfenwa, aka Joeboy, is one of Nigeria's fast-rising music artists. The 22-year-old went from singing in his bathroom to topping music charts in Uganda, Zimbabwe, and Nigeria in the space of a few months....
23:26 2019-08-13

Radiohead to release stolen music for climate campaigners Radiohead says a trove of unreleased music has been stolen for ransom. But instead of paying up, the band will release it in aid of environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion....
21:13 2019-06-11

Music Publishers Allege Peloton Used More Songs Without Permission A group of music publishers alleges Peloton’s workout video-streaming service used more than twice as many songs without permission as they had previously claimed, and they are seeking more than $300 million in damages....
03:39 2019-09-14

MTV, Save the Music launch grant named after J Dilla MTV and the Save the Music nonprofit organization have launched a grant named after the J Dilla, the highly influential rapper-producer who died in 2006...
01:52 2019-08-30

Watch the Never-Made Music Video for Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’ Editor’s note: The Root was a media sponsor of this year’s Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference event and panel discussion exploring the marriage of art and activism....
02:52 2019-09-14

Woodstock 50 loses site for anniversary music festival The owners of a site hosting a festival to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival have pulled out, in the latest setback for the three-day event....
03:39 2019-06-11

Country Music Crosses the Pond in Wild Rose Country music may have flowered in the U.S., but its roots–including fiddle tunes and ballads from the British Isles, many of them songs about lost loves and premature death–lie on the other side of an ocean. That’s why the premise of the sweet and thorny U.K.-produced comedy-drama...
16:13 2019-06-20

Music publishers double claims against Peloton to $300 million Music publishers who sued Peloton for copyright infringement in March are now doubling their demand for damages to $300 million, claiming they’ve discovered another 1,200 songs that the high-tech exercise bike maker used without permission. Publishers such as Downtown Music, Big Deal Music and Round...
22:52 2019-09-13

Nintendo Is Cracking Down On Popular YouTube Music Channels A popular YouTube channel dedicated to sharing video game music was recently hit with over a hundred copyright claims, the latest to fall under intense scrutiny as Nintendo appears to be ramping up efforts to prevent the illicit distribution of its music....
00:13 2019-08-15

Spotify Buys SoundBetter, a Music Production Marketplace SoundBetter will become part of the Spotify for Artists feature, which provides insights, profile management and promotion tools to artists and their teams, the Swedish company said....
17:52 2019-09-12

Where's my Apple Music and your other WWDC questions answered Apple unveiled iOS13 software for the iPhone, MacOS Catalina, watchOS 6 for the Apple Watch and a new iPadOS for the iPad. What it will mean for you.        ...
12:26 2019-06-06

Bjorn Again kick off music at sun-drenched Glastonbury Festival Abba-tribute act Bjorn Again opened Glastonbury Festival's famous Pyramid Stage in hot sunshine as organizers encouraged festival goers to put on sunscreen and drink plenty of water....
22:52 2019-06-28

Snapchat is Spotify's latest music-sharing option Spotify addicts can soon share what tunes or podcasts they're listening to with their Snapchat friends. Through the share menu on songs, albums, playlists, artist profiles and podcasts, you'll be able to post whatever's grabbing your attention to Sna......
06:52 2019-09-10

Could Sony's AI music-maker beat drummers at their own game? Finding a drummer to join your garage band can be a real chore, but happily for budding musicians everywhere there's a new, and rather clever, beat-maker in town – and you won't have to pay them any royalties...Sony has created an artificial intelligence system that's capable o...
14:26 2019-08-06

How to Get Free Music Streaming Subscriptions From Your Mobile Carrier One of the few perks you might be able to get with your cell phone subscription is free access to paid-for versions of Spotify, Apple Music, and other services—typically offered alongside a carrier’s unlimited data plans. Sure, these plans are usually the most expensive a carrier offers, but getting...
21:26 2019-08-06

Veterans remember 9/11 through night of music, comedy and performances TUCSON, AZ – The 9/11 “Never Forgotten” event will be taking place on Tuesday at the Fox Tucson Theatre located at 17 W. Congress St. It will be a night filled with music, comedy and inspiration with special guest performances from The Manhattan Dolls, Country singer and Navy Veteran, Rowdy Jo...
01:52 2019-09-11

CMT Music Awards 2019 Winners: The Complete List Get your cowboy hats and boots ready, because the 2019 CMT Music Awards are here. This year's show is set to be one of the biggest nights of music for 2019, with plenty of......
17:13 2019-06-05

Brooklyn Academy of Music Commissions Four New Works of Public Art Teresita Fernández, Leo Villareal and Hank Willis Thomas will create the site-specific installations as part of BAM’s Robert W. Wilson Public Art Initiative....
16:00 2019-08-06

Pre-saving music online can cost you privacy, report says Fans eager to hear new albums first are warned they give labels extensive access to their data“Pre-saving” albums and singles is an increasingly common part of the promotional process for big music releases – but many users do not realise they are paying for that access with their personal data, a r...
15:26 2019-06-28

Amazon Music to Keep on Rockin' With High-Definition Streaming Amazon is introducing a high-resolution version of its music service, making it the first major subscription-streaming player to offer digital sound quality at CD quality or better....
19:13 2019-09-17

Carrie Underwood wins big at 2019 CMT Music Awards Carrie Underwood was the star of Wednesday night's CMT Music Awards, taking home top honors -- Video of the Year for her song "Cry Pretty" and Female Video of the Year for "Love Wins."...
23:52 2019-06-06

A Music Video by Marvin Gaye's Son Resurfaced On Twitter and... WTF Is Going On? The late, great Marvin Gaye once sang that he “heard it through the grapevine.” Little did I know I’d be expressing the same sentiment…about his son’s music video from 6 years ago....
21:13 2019-09-17

This headphone bundle deal will change the way you listen to music This headphone bundle from Drop features not one, but two industry-leading pairs of headphones, by Sony and Sennheiser.       ...
03:26 2019-08-17

Black Artists Built Country Music—And Then It Left Them Behind Over the past few months, a contentious debate has raged over whether Lil Nas X, whose single “Old Town Road” spent a record 19 weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 this summer, is a country artist. But for the filmmaker Ken Burns, the answer is clear. “The fact somebody has walked in...
00:00 2019-09-12

China’s Tencent in talks to buy 10% of Universal Music Group Chinese tech company Tencent is in talks with French media conglomerate Vivendi to buy 10% of Universal Music Group, whose artists include Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, U2 and the Rolling Stones...
02:13 2019-08-07

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’ When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969, it was not yet known as the “Black Woodstock,” as it would be christened in later years. “We didn’t know that it was going to turn out to be the......
12:39 2019-08-16

Vivendi talks Universal with Tencent to tap music revival Vivendi is in talks to sell up to 20% of Universal Music Group (UMG) to Tencent, valuing its prized asset at around 30 billion euros ($34 billion), as both firms look outside their core regions to expand in a recovering global music market....
21:26 2019-08-06

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
23:52 2019-08-17

Final Fantasy soundtracks come to Spotify and Apple Music Square Enix might have just convinced a ton of Final Fantasy fans to spend their hard-earned Gil on music streaming services. The game developer, with no prior announcement, has just made the soundtracks of almost every Final Fantasy game available f......
15:39 2019-06-06

Taylor Swift Is "Grossed Out" That Scooter Braun Will Now Own Her Music Celebrity music manager Scooter Braun, who famously reps Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande, is set to soon own Taylor Swift's entire music catalogue. Swift says in a scathing Tumblr......
02:13 2019-07-01

Chance the Rapper’s first two mixtapes hit Apple Music and Spotify Before Chance the Rapper released his 2016 streaming-only album Coloring Book, he shared his first two mixtapes, 10day and Acid Rap, for free on SoundCloud. They've lived there since 2012 and 2013, respectively, but as of today, they're available on......
02:00 2019-06-29

Tencent in Talks to Buy Stake in Universal Music Group Chinese internet giant Tencent is negotiating to buy 10% of Universal Music Group, one of the world’s largest music labels, from Vivendi—a deal that would value the stake at $3.36 billion....
10:39 2019-08-06

Conservationists say music festival could endanger London's skylarks Conservationists claim a festival featuring some of the biggest names in pop music could endanger one of London's last surviving colonies of skylarks....
16:52 2019-08-13

Donnie Fritts, Who Bridged Soul and Country Music, Dies at 76 Mr. Fritts, who was probably best known for his long tenure in Kris Kristofferson’s band, was a force in Southern popular music for more than two decades....
03:26 2019-08-30

With racing and music events, Tesla gets over marketing allergy in China Tesla Inc has always shown disdain for marketing, with CEO Elon Musk boasting his company does not advertise, instead using the money it would have spent to develop products....
07:52 2019-08-30

Music producer guilty of sexually abusing singer in Mexico A music producer accused of sexually abusing a young singer in Mexico -- whom he represented and mentored for several years -- has been found guilty of rape and human trafficking....
07:26 2019-08-17

The band X Ambassadors created a music video for the visually impaired For people who are blind or visually impaired, listening to a music video is often just like listening to the track. The band X Ambassadors wants to change that. They've teamed up with Microsoft to create an "audio-only music video" that's meant to a......
18:39 2019-09-04

YouTube Music adds seamless switching between audio and videos If you're a YouTube Premium or Music Premium subscriber, switching between a song and its music video should be smoother as of today. You can hop back and forth between the two, and playback will continue from the same point with no pauses or interru......
22:13 2019-07-18

Hang in there, #BTSArmy: The K-pop group is taking an extended break from music K-pop superstar group BTS is taking an extended break to “enjoy the ordinary lives of young people in their 20s, albeit briefly."        ...
16:39 2019-08-12

Bebe Rexha Slams Male Music Exec "Who Said I Am Too Old to Be Sexy" Bebe Rexha is on a mission for her next birthday. As the star famously sings, "I'm done with the drinking, I'm done with the smoking, I'm done with the playing, I'm......
22:13 2019-08-12

Who Wrote 'Stairway to Heaven'? Music Industry Braces for Lawsuits In deciding that Katy Perry’s hit “Dark Horse” copied a Christian rap song, a federal jury contributed to what music executives worry is a growing trend: infringement cases that claim some popular songs are rip-offs....
01:13 2019-08-05

MTV Video Music Awards 2019: Weirdest, Wildest and Best Moments The biggest stars in the music industry gathered in Newark, New Jersey Monday night for the MTV Video Music Awards, because someone decided to make everyone from Taylor Swift to Shawn Mendes to Missy Elliott, Cardi B, Marc Jacobs and Queen Latifah navigate New Jersey Transit to the Prudential Center...
10:00 2019-08-27

Streaming music may make cases like Katy Perry’s more common A Christian rapper who won nearly $3 million in a lawsuit over Katy Perry’s hit “Dark Horse” used his song’s millions of plays on YouTube and Spotify as evidence that Perry and her team may have heard it and then stole it...
19:13 2019-08-03