From confessional ballads to dancefloor hits and opera-tinged anthems, Freddie Mercury’s solo singles chart the singer’s restlessly creative spirit.
He was 19, and still so unknown that they spelt his name wrong. Frank Sinatra’s first driver’s licence is up for auction.
Female power-pop pioneers the Go-Go’s were inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame on Saturday, playing a special set at the 15th annual ceremony.
It’s emerged that a track from ‘Ultraviolence’, ‘Brooklyn Baby,’ was due to feature Lou Reed. Lana Del Rey had said that she wanted to work with him.
Record Mirror published its first issue 60 years ago today, on June 17 1954, with legendary singer Winifred Atwell on the cover.
The passing of American broadcasting legend Casey Kasem has got us reminiscing about a programme that was a landmark in radio for chart buffs everywhere.
Keep the wasps off that ice cream with our hand-picked playlist, dedicated to the place which you may well be listening to music this summer: the park.
From the Beach Boys to blink 182 via folk-pop, psychedelia, country rock, hair metal & hip-hop, music has been a key part of the state's cultural identity.
Discover 10 of the greatest one hit wonders. All 10 of these songs reached number 1 in the UK, but it was the first and last time for the artists.
Dame Vera Lynn debuted on the album chart yesterday, making the “Forces’ Sweetheart” the oldest artist ever to appear in the U.K. album top 20, at 97 years.
Annie Lennox Nostalgia is an album of cover versions of songs from the classic era of American songwriting
The Something For The Weekend playlist is perfect to get you in the mood.
That Friday feeling prompts a playlist of tunes both classic and modern on the subject of the weekend. We begin with Eddie Cochran’s posthumous UK hit...
As the last surviving member of pop harmony giants the Mamas and the Papas, we celebrate Michelle Phillips' musical legacy on her birthday 4 June 1944.
Coolness. Most artists want it, precious few command it. So who exactly are the top 12 coolest musicians?