Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and wild drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and wild drummer, dies at 80

Baker wielded his blues power and jazz technique to help break open popular music and become one of the world's most admired and feared musicians.

'Legacies' Season 2: Freya and Kai from 'The Originals' and 'The Vampire Diaries' could be coming back
'Legacies' Season 2: Freya and Kai from 'The Originals' and 'The Vampire Diaries' could be coming back

During the San Diego Comic Con this year, Plec teased Kai's return while Riley Voelkel was recently confirm to appear in Season 2

Twisted Sister singer Dee Snider blasts Super Bowl for picking JLo and Shakira: 'I guess we don't shake our ass enough'
Twisted Sister singer Dee Snider blasts Super Bowl for picking JLo and Shakira: 'I guess we don't shake our ass enough'

On Thursday, September 26, the two divas confirmed that they were the headlining acts for the show, which is set to take place on February 2, 2020, at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida

Jennifer Lopez, Shakira to dazzle Super Bowl halftime show with 'incredible performance for the ages'
Jennifer Lopez, Shakira to dazzle Super Bowl halftime show with 'incredible performance for the ages'

The superstar performers, who have released music in Spanish and English since the 1990s, will perform on February 2 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.

Grateful Dead collaborator and lyricist Robert Hunter dies at 78
Grateful Dead collaborator and lyricist Robert Hunter dies at 78

The cause of his death is currently unknown but Hunter's family said in a statement that he died peacefully in bed.

'All Rise' episode 1 review: Simone Missick and Wilson Bethel's courtroom chemistry works wonders for CBS' new legal drama
'All Rise' episode 1 review: Simone Missick and Wilson Bethel's courtroom chemistry works wonders for CBS' new legal drama

Starring Marvel alums Simone Missick and Wilson Bethel, the legal drama offers a refreshing take on what happens in a courthouse and behind its closed doors

Liam Payne hasn’t spoken to Harry Styles in a long time but says he wants to reunite with One Direction
Liam Payne hasn’t spoken to Harry Styles in a long time but says he wants to reunite with One Direction

The 'Strip That Down' singer also responded to Harry's statement last month where the singer said that it was difficult for One Direction to ever reunite

Taylor Swift relates career arc to Daenerys Targaryen's 'Game of Thrones' finale end, says: 'It’s easier to get power than to keep it'
Taylor Swift relates career arc to Daenerys Targaryen's 'Game of Thrones' finale end, says: 'It’s easier to get power than to keep it'

A superfan of the show she said in a recent interview that she had spent a lot of time thinking about it. Comparing Dany's story arc to that of female artists in the industry, she said that it was a lot harder to sustain power than grab it, quite like Dany's win

Ozzy Osbourne says working with rapper Post Malone 'got me off my a**e' post ill health
Ozzy Osbourne says working with rapper Post Malone 'got me off my a**e' post ill health

The metal legend revealed that had he not worked with the rapper on his new album 'Hollywood's Burning', he would have sunk further into his illness.

Ken Burns' 'Country Music' gets to the heart of a genre which defines folklore Americana
Ken Burns' 'Country Music' gets to the heart of a genre which defines folklore Americana

The opening installment of the series makes it clear that country music became widely popular after touching the chords of working-class Americans who were looked down upon, dismissed, or left out.

Eddie Money dead: 'Take Me Home Tonight' and 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer dies at 70
Eddie Money dead: 'Take Me Home Tonight' and 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer dies at 70

Edward Mahoney was a big sensation during MTV's formative years, starring in a series of humorous music videos and blowing up charts with songs such as 'Baby Hold On' and 'Two Tickets to Paradise'

Is Gen Z so stupid? Post Malone fans actually believe he discovered Ozzy Osbourne and thank rapper for finding new talent
Is Gen Z so stupid? Post Malone fans actually believe he discovered Ozzy Osbourne and thank rapper for finding new talent

It seems that many of Post Malone's fans had no idea of the contribution that Ozzy has made to Western rock music

Nicki Minaj shocks fans by announcing retirement from music, says she wants to start a family with beau Kenneth Perry
Nicki Minaj shocks fans by announcing retirement from music, says she wants to start a family with beau Kenneth Perry

The popular 36-year-old artiste took to Twitter to share the news with her fans and followers. Her post read, 'I've decided to retire & have my family. I know you guys are happy now. To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me.'

Billie Eilish subverts conventions in her music as much as in her fashion while remaining truly authentic
Billie Eilish subverts conventions in her music as much as in her fashion while remaining truly authentic

The 17-year-old sensation from Los Angeles has become one of the most streamed artists on Earth. With her characteristic sound coupled with her no-f**s-given personality, she is all set to dominate the music industry for years to come.

MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs) winners list: Taylor Swift takes top prize; Ariana Grande named Artist of the Year
MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs) winners list: Taylor Swift takes top prize; Ariana Grande named Artist of the Year

'You Need to Calm Down' also won the video for good honor. Todrick Hall, the multi-faceted entertainer who has appeared in some of Swift’s videos, including 'You Need to Calm Down,' accepted the honor.

MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs) red carpet: Bella Hadid, Quin, and James Charles among worst-dressed celebrities
MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs) red carpet: Bella Hadid, Quin, and James Charles among worst-dressed celebrities

From a strange dungaree to human pets with collars, a slew of stars missed the memo and they include Bella Hadid, Snooki, and Nikita Dragun.

MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs) red carpet: Taylor Swift, Lizzo and Camilla Cabello lead best-dressed celebrities
MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs) red carpet: Taylor Swift, Lizzo and Camilla Cabello lead best-dressed celebrities

From Taylor Swift to Lizzo and Camilla Cabello, some of our favorite stars were out and about on the red carpet at the VMAs and their gorgeous outfits made the event all the more stunning. Here's a list

MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs):  Miley Cyrus performs 'Slide Away' amid split with Liam Hemsworth as Kaitlynn Carter shows support
MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs): Miley Cyrus performs 'Slide Away' amid split with Liam Hemsworth as Kaitlynn Carter shows support

The single 'Slide Away' was first released on Friday, August 16 and the fans of the 'Wrecking Ball' singer instantly speculated that it had to be something that had a connection to the breakup with Liam.

MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs): Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, Selena Gomez and BTS give the ceremony a miss
MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs): Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, Selena Gomez and BTS give the ceremony a miss

BTS, the world's hottest boy band didn't make it to the ceremony disappointing a lot of fans of the K-pop group. Their management company issued a statement saying the boys were on an extended break

MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs): Taylor Swift performance slammed by fans, but later tops night with Video of the Year
MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs): Taylor Swift performance slammed by fans, but later tops night with Video of the Year

While Taylor Swift shaded her 2009 VMAs Kanye incident, many fans are also shading her online for her opening performance of 'You Need To Calm Down' and 'Lover'.

'Hitsville: The Making of Motown' highlights Berry Gordy's pathbreaking 'assembly line' approach to making musical history
'Hitsville: The Making of Motown' highlights Berry Gordy's pathbreaking 'assembly line' approach to making musical history

'Hitsville: The Making of Motown' proves why the Detroit juggernaut stood the test of time to become one of the most essential record labels of all time.

'I Forgot That You Existed': Taylor Swift's new song may have just 'Swifted' Kanye West
'I Forgot That You Existed': Taylor Swift's new song may have just 'Swifted' Kanye West

Many are speculating that the first track of Taylor Swift's seventh studio album, 'Lover', could be about Calvin Harris, her ex-boyfriend, or Kanye West, who first upset her at the 2009 MTV VMAs. Here's why we are convinced Taylor's song is about Kanye and her decade-long feud with him

Robert Downey Jr, NASA and Rolling Stones' secret is out: They named a rock on Mars after the iconic band
Robert Downey Jr, NASA and Rolling Stones' secret is out: They named a rock on Mars after the iconic band

In the lead up to naming the rock after the band, Downey took to social media to tease the world with riddles involving The Rolling Stones, NASA, the Rose Bowl, and the planet Mars

Taylor Swift drops music video for 'Lover' with hidden Easter eggs ahead of seventh album launch
Taylor Swift drops music video for 'Lover' with hidden Easter eggs ahead of seventh album launch

'Lover' features Christian Owens, a backup dancer, making him the first African-American love interest to appear in Swift's videos

Taylor Swift drops lyric video for 'Lover', the romantic title track for her seventh album
Taylor Swift drops lyric video for 'Lover', the romantic title track for her seventh album

In the song, Taylor Swift sings to the eponymous 'Lover', declaring her feelings for him while hinting at wanting to spend the rest of her life with him

K-pop superstar boy band BTS will take break, but it will be brief, says rep: 'The group will get back on stage soon'
K-pop superstar boy band BTS will take break, but it will be brief, says rep: 'The group will get back on stage soon'

BTS's agency Big Hit Entertainment said a concert on Sunday in Seoul was the group's last scheduled performance before members take vacations for the first time since their 2013 debut

K-pop band BTS to go on indefinite break to 'regroup and recharge,' shattered fans wish them well
K-pop band BTS to go on indefinite break to 'regroup and recharge,' shattered fans wish them well

Fans believe the break is a well-deserved one as the 20-year-olds need an "extended period of rest and relaxation." There are others who think the group may never get back again...

Silver Jews singer-songwriter David Berman dies by suicide at 52
Silver Jews singer-songwriter David Berman dies by suicide at 52

Berman was set to go on tour with his new project Purple Mountains starting August 10 in New York. The tour was supposed to take him and the group across the country, concluding in Los Angeles on September 23.

TWICE's Jihyo and K-pop singer Kang Daniel are reportedly dating
TWICE's Jihyo and K-pop singer Kang Daniel are reportedly dating

Fans started speculating that Kang Daniel and Jihyo are dating, after the two were spotted on what looked like a date in the Hannam neighbourhood of Seoul on August 1.

'Dolly Parton's Heartstrings': Release date, plot, cast and everything you need to know about the country music anthology
'Dolly Parton's Heartstrings': Release date, plot, cast and everything you need to know about the country music anthology

This new country music series will showcase an indispensable part of the legendary Dolly Parton and her repertoire of songs

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' improperly copied 2009 Christian rap song, jury finds
Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' improperly copied 2009 Christian rap song, jury finds

The verdict by a nine-member federal jury in a Los Angeles courtroom came five years after Marcus Gray and two co-authors, first sued in 2014 alleging “Dark Horse” stole from “Joyful Noise,” a song Gray released under the stage name Flame.

Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift score 10 MTV VMA nominations each; Billie Eilish comes a close second with 9 nods
Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift score 10 MTV VMA nominations each; Billie Eilish comes a close second with 9 nods

MTV announced Tuesday that Grande and Swift will compete in eight of the same categories, including video of the year. Swift’s gay pride anthem 'You Need to Calm Down' and Grande’s breezy hit about her breakups 'thank u, next' are nominated for the top prize.

Art Neville, founder of funk band Meters and member of Neville Brothers, dies at 81
Art Neville, founder of funk band Meters and member of Neville Brothers, dies at 81

The cause of death was not immediately available but Neville had battled a number of health issues including complications from back surgery.

Jerry Lawson, lead singer of Acappella group The Persuasions, dies at 75
Jerry Lawson, lead singer of Acappella group The Persuasions, dies at 75

Lawson's smooth baritone led the group of five and later six singers, who were revered as 'The Kings of Acappella' by their small but devoted fan base

Stevie Wonder tells fans he will be undergoing a kidney transplant in fall
Stevie Wonder tells fans he will be undergoing a kidney transplant in fall

He did not provide additional information about his kidney illness. There had been a recent report that Wonder was facing a serious health issue.

BTS' 'Bring the Soul: The Movie' trailer features heartwarming footage of band members' lives behind the spotlight
BTS' 'Bring the Soul: The Movie' trailer features heartwarming footage of band members' lives behind the spotlight

There are some lighthearted moments that the members share as they sit down for a meal and it is fascinating to see them without all the gloss and glamor that comes with being the most popular boy band group of South Korea

#kpopgoingtojailparty: K-pop fans want to go to prison with their favorite stars and so get the hilarious idea trending on Twitter
#kpopgoingtojailparty: K-pop fans want to go to prison with their favorite stars and so get the hilarious idea trending on Twitter

K-pop fans are using memes, gifs, and hilarious video clips to portray a situation where the entire fandom is going to jail alongside their favorites.

K-pop band Big Star officially disbands after seven years
K-pop band Big Star officially disbands after seven years

Formed in the year 2012, the group had five members — Feeldog, Baram, Raehwan, Sunghak and Jude. The band was signed to the agency Brave Entertainment, which released an official confirmation on July 1.

BTS's 'Map of the Souls: Persona' enters Guinness World Records as bestselling album in South Korean history
BTS's 'Map of the Souls: Persona' enters Guinness World Records as bestselling album in South Korean history

The K-pop band managed to supersede the record previously held by Kim Gun-mo's 1995 album 'Mis-Encounter', and they did it within a matter of months

Red Velvet teases title track 'Zimzalabim' from upcoming album 'The ReVe Festival: Day 1'
Red Velvet teases title track 'Zimzalabim' from upcoming album 'The ReVe Festival: Day 1'

The set up of 'Zimzalabim' is an amusement park and the five girl members -  Irene, Seulgi, Wendy, Joy and Yeri - are seen taking a rollercoaster ride in the teaser. A surreal element kicks in pretty soon to a great electric instrumental.

BTS members V and J-Hope drop collab with Zara Larsson, 'A Brand New Day' is 2nd of 3 originals for upcoming video game 'BTS World'
BTS members V and J-Hope drop collab with Zara Larsson, 'A Brand New Day' is 2nd of 3 originals for upcoming video game 'BTS World'

BTS members V and J-Hope's collab with Zara Larsson dropped Friday and is a beautiful track with some inspiring lyrics but what gives it a punch is a twist on the classical flute that we hear at the beginning of the song

Drake to drop two new tracks to celebrate the Toronto Raptors NBA win
Drake to drop two new tracks to celebrate the Toronto Raptors NBA win

The Grammy Award-winning artiste has been a vocal supporter of the Raptors, his home team, and decided to celebrate their June 13 win against the Golden State Warriors with two new tracks coming June 14

Taylor Swift releases new single 'You Need to Calm Down' right in time to diss homophobia for Pride Month
Taylor Swift releases new single 'You Need to Calm Down' right in time to diss homophobia for Pride Month

If you thought the Reputation era was over with pastel shades and the vibrant tones in Taylor's last single 'Me!' boy, you're about to be proven wrong!

Following BI drug scandal, petition seeking ban of all YG Entertainment artists’ activities submitted to South Korea’s Blue House
Following BI drug scandal, petition seeking ban of all YG Entertainment artists’ activities submitted to South Korea’s Blue House

A public petition has also been filed with the Anti-Corruption and Civil Rights Commission. The petition is against YGE's interference in the former iKON leader BI's drug case.

Radiohead release 18 hours of previously unheard music from 'OK Computer' in response to hack, ransom demand
Radiohead release 18 hours of previously unheard music from 'OK Computer' in response to hack, ransom demand

The sessions, which were recorded by Thom Yorke on a series of mini discs, includes recordings of live-only tracks, ambient music and short riffs that never evolved into full-fledged songs

EXO's Baekhyun is dropping a solo album in July, his first independent release after joining the band seven years ago
EXO's Baekhyun is dropping a solo album in July, his first independent release after joining the band seven years ago

SM Entertainment officials confirmed the news on June 10. This will be his first ever solo venture in seven years.

Rapper Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys dies aged 52 after battling pancreatic cancer
Rapper Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys dies aged 52 after battling pancreatic cancer

Pete Marrero, Bill’s Dallas-based business manager, said he was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in February and was not expected to recover

Celine Dion pays emotional tribute to late husband Rene Angélil to mark end of epic 16-year Las Vegas residency
Celine Dion pays emotional tribute to late husband Rene Angélil to mark end of epic 16-year Las Vegas residency

The hitmaker's 16-year residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas came to an end with a heartfelt performance by the songstress on Saturday.

'Dr. John,' funky New Orleans 'night-tripper' musician, dies aged 77 of heart attack
'Dr. John,' funky New Orleans 'night-tripper' musician, dies aged 77 of heart attack

The family of the Louisiana-born musician known as Dr. John says the celebrated singer and piano player who blended black and white musical influence with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, has died