The notion of DIY music stretches back to 19th-century flutes made from bird bone, through punk anarchy and the digital revolution.
The fifth album in his celebrated series of recordings with Rick Rubin was also his first posthumous chart-topper
In memory of a rock frontman whose impact lives on despite his tragically early death.
As talent scout, producer, musicologist, broadcaster, journalist and mentor, Hammond helped the world to discover some of the greatest musicians of all time.
Success came quite late to the New Yorker born Hugh Cregg III.
The “consciously not too preachy” songs, fuse Peyroux’s, at times political outlook, with glimpses into her personal world.
The show at the famous Harlem theater is a special one-off outside of the band's Experience + Innocence tour.
On the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's death, Stevie Wonder and over 80 musicians, politicians and actors share their #DreamStillLives video.
US author Marcus J. Moore is working on a new biography of the hip-hop icon Kendrick Lamar which seeks to document the artist's "rise to rap superstardom."
Watch the special extended video for Imagine Dragons' new song Next To Me, filmed in LA and Las Vegas by U2, Pearl Jam director Mark Pellington
Blondie's Debbie Harry and the E-Street Band's Steven Van Zandt are among the 20 new inductees named for the New Jersey Hall Of Fame
Some songwriters have a greater ability to pluck classic songs from the ether than others, so what sets the great songwriters apart?
Sam Cooke, born on 22 January, 193, was not only a soul icon, but one of the first African-American stars with a grasp of how the music business worked.
It’s hard to remember a time when Bon Jovi weren’t yet world-beaters, but on 21 January 1984 they released their first, self-titled album.
Edwin Starr, probably one of the most underestimated soul singers, and one of the nicest guys in the business, was born on 21 January 1942 in Nashville.