The best summer songs conjure both eras and emotional to offer a mix of nostalgia and escapism. Time to sit back and unwind with this essential playlist.
‘Caribou’ found Elton John relocating to the Rocky Mountains of Colorado for his follow-up to the insanely successful ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’.
The band are sharing the donation between two US charities, National Bail Out and Black Visions Collective.
From the hardest rock bands to the pop savants, the best power ballads transcend time and genre to pull at your heartstrings.
From protest songs to Greenpeace concerts, musicians have long helped push the environmental movement’s cause, rallying for Mother Earth.
The world’s bestselling multiple-artist album series is releasing two new volumes – ‘NOW That's What I Call Music! 74’ and ‘NOW That’s What I Call Yacht Rock 2’ – on vinyl and...
Charlie Parker was one of the most important figures in the development of jazz and in particular Bop.
In celebration of the late Beach Boys singer, a special collection of some of Carl’s greatest performances.
The live album was credited not to Lennon and Ono but solely to the Plastic Ono Band.
“Each year the Recording Academy has the privilege of honouring a select group of visionaries whose creative contributions have rippled throughout our culture.”
It’s better to burn out than to fade away… but sometimes a band does neither. After decades on the road, the oldest bands in music history still bring the noise.
One of the greatest-ever sequences of musical creativity was in full flow in 1974, with Stevie's 'Fulfillingness' First Finale.'
From Chicago’s Coca-Cola inspired logo to The Rolling Stones’ iconic lips and the mascots of metal, great logos can embody the very essence of a band.
As the 'Abracadabra' album progressed to platinum status, the ace guitarist and his band became the kings of pop with its title track.
‘Sweet Home Alabama' became one of the band's most loved songs.