From iconic bandleaders to unique talents, the best jazz pianists both shaped the genre and revolutionized the role of the piano in music.
The best summer songs offer a mix of nostalgia and escapism. Time to sit back and unwind with this essential playlist.
Essential to building tension, suspense and anxiety, the best horror movie soundtracks have a chilling power that can be felt long after the final credits.
The best Halloween songs are frightfully good, horribly catchy, and a right old monster mash-up of floor-filling classics. Listen... if you dare...
The best reggae singers range from the soul- and gospel-influenced to unique voices that could only come from within. Here are 20 of the greatest.
With a knack for reinvention that has made him one of the longest-lasting rappers of all time, the best Snoop Dogg songs show that his art has no bounds.
Even the very best jazz guitarists rarely receive the attention of the genre’s horn players, so give it up for the 50 best jazz guitarists ever.
As much a pioneer as she was a powerhouse, Ella Fitzgerald’s timeless tunes only get better with age.
Our list of the best 80s music is a collection of songs from rock, hip-hop, electronic, and more, reflecting the wide variety of sounds from the decade.
With a host of top 10 hits, No.1 albums, and platinum plaques, Ne-Yo has proven his abilities as a hitmaker who stretches the confines of genre.
From floor-shaking stadium anthems to paeans to a lost past and roadmaps for a new life, here are the best songs about rock'n'roll.
From Stevie Wonder to Elton John and Mike Oldfield to The Wailers, the best albums of this year have something for everyone.
Ten records from the label and artists that helped define early rock’n’roll.
The pre-eminent label for much of hip-hop's history, the best Def Jam songs are the evolution of the genre.
The country star has deftly navigated one trend after another in her lengthy career, with hits coming in multiple decades.