“Motown is critical not only to the history of music in America, but also the history of America itself”
Sail Out, the acclaimed debut EP from Def Jam Records' Californian R&B star Jhené Aiko is being released as a special edition picture disc
After teasing its imminent arrival, Eminem has released his hotly-anticipated new single Walk On Water, a collaboration with Beyoncé
R&B figurehead D'Angelo has his seminal 1995 debut album Brown Sugar reissued in 2CD and digital deluxe editions from 25 August 2017 by Virgin/UMe.
With a trademark mellow sound, ‘Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly’ laid down a bold marker in American R&B music, looking for something deep and meaningful.
Jay-Z is back: with a new album, a hyphenated stage name and a new sponsorship with Sprint for the splashy release of his 13th studio album, 4:44.
Jay Z has announced the release of a new studio album '4:44', the hotly-anticipated follow-up to 2013's Magna Carta Holy Grail
Katy Perry's new album 'Witness' is believed to be heading for a No 1 debut on the US Billboard 200 chart with sales of over 201,000 units
The possibilities seemed endless during the 1990s. As our Top 90s Songs shows, the icons & figures dominating the decade were both mercurial and diverse.
From Rihanna to Metallica, the Billboard Music Awards cut across all genres. Here are just a few of the highlights from the show's almost 30-year history.
Ever since sharing a mysterious trailer and new single ‘Love’, Lana Del Rey finally released the LP’s titular single, ‘Lust for Life’ featuring the Weeknd.
For every anthem and romantic ballad, female artists have also asserted their independence through empowering lyrics, challenging the constraints of gender stereotypes, bad relationships or the music industry itself.
In an ‘AM/PM’ playlist created for Spotify, Sylvan Esso have revealed influences as varied as D’Angelo and Cyndi Lauper, and admit to embracing their 30s.
Celebrities have received honorary degrees before, but Rihanna took it one step further and was named humanitarian of the year by the Harvard Foundation.
Three Universal Music Group (UMG) artists, Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West, have landed eight nominations each for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards.
Fergie’s debut solo album, ‘The Dutchess’, remains a modern pop classic and is due for 2LP reissue on 2 December.