It emerged from just one island in the Caribbean, but reggae music has become a worldwide phenomenon – so pervasive that you might not even know it’s there.
From backseat singalongs to nomadic anthems, the best road trip songs capture the feeling of freedom that’s sometimes just a car ride away.
The best Glastonbury performances have not only defined careers, they’ve made musical history. These 30 festival highlights reveal why.
Spawning megastars such as Snoop Dogg, 2Pac and Eminem, 90s hip-hop marked the point when the music came out of the suburbs and took over the world.
‘Efil4zaggin’ was more than a full stop to NWA's career. It bridged hip-hop's early golden age and the sound that would dominate the West Coast in the 90s.
A decade after his trailblazing debut, ‘The Art Of Storytelling’ saw Slick Rick return to the hip-hop fold with some new tales to tell.
From the 20-year rule to stylistic homage and outright appropriation, nostalgia has always played a part in musical evolution, with even the most forward-thinking music looking to the past for inspiration.
The popular Houseparty app is hosting its star-studded “In The House” virtual event all weekend long.
The four-track EP offers new material and previously-unreleased fan favourites, all recorded while the R&B sensation has been isolating at home.
Released in December 1992, Dre’s widely-acclaimed debut is widely recognised as one of the greatest hip-hop records ever made.
On his solo debut album, ‘The Chronic’, Dr Dre fused his hardcore hip-hop roots with funk stylings, creating an entire hip-hop movement in the process.
From stoner anthems to good-natured novelties, the best songs about marijuana are perfect for indulgers – or those with just a contact buzz.
“We are so happy Dr. Dre has opened this door so everyone can experience the brilliance of this seminal work.”
From his pioneering work with The Neptunes, to N*E*R*D and solo albums, Pharrell Williams has become music’s top producer, pushing the envelope of pop.
The new documentary has been directed by Estevan Oriol and is set for release on the streaming service on 10 April.