Big Bang renew contract with YG Entertainment despite Burning Sun scandal and bad blood with record label
Big Bang renew contract with YG Entertainment despite Burning Sun scandal and bad blood with record label

Former member Seungri and YG ex-CEO Yang Hyun-suk were embroiled in legal disputes following their involvement in the Burning Sun scandal, while current member T.O.P. recently stated he would no longer promote in South Korea following a drug scandal

Music of the Beatles and Rolling Stones was a breaking out from the 'gray' of post WW II, says Prof Stephen Tow
Music of the Beatles and Rolling Stones was a breaking out from the 'gray' of post WW II, says Prof Stephen Tow

Professor Tow teaches at Delaware Valley University and has authored 'The Strangest Tribe: How a Group of Seattle Rock Bands Invented Grunge' & 'London and Reign Over Me: How England's Capital Built Classic Rock'

Diana DeMuth to support Americana duo Ida Mae on their UK, Ireland tour
Diana DeMuth to support Americana duo Ida Mae on their UK, Ireland tour

Diana has recently released her single titled ‘Rose of Nantucket’ and the emotionally charged anthem, ‘Hotel Song’

Ozzy Osbourne looks back at his wild, tumultuous life and career in teary new music video for 'Ordinary Man'
Ozzy Osbourne looks back at his wild, tumultuous life and career in teary new music video for 'Ordinary Man'

The emotional video shows the Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter sitting in front of a giant screen, as he watches clips and photos from his long and illustrious career

Between Kings release 'Antidote' music video tackling mental health from their second album 'Young Love'
Between Kings release 'Antidote' music video tackling mental health from their second album 'Young Love'

The emo-punk rock band released their debut album 'The Escape' in 2018

'Dexter' star Michael C Hall's band Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum drop new music video
'Dexter' star Michael C Hall's band Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum drop new music video

The band has gained a cult-like following owing to their unique sound and macabre choice of visual storytelling

Celine Dion gets tested for coronavirus after 'showing symptoms', postpones 2 concert dates in US
Celine Dion gets tested for coronavirus after 'showing symptoms', postpones 2 concert dates in US

Show dates on Wednesday, March 11 in Washington, DC and Friday, March 13 in Pittsburgh, PA are being rescheduled to November 2020

Coronavirus: Foals music video reminds you to 'Wash Off' your hands, fans laud step-by-step instructions
Coronavirus: Foals music video reminds you to 'Wash Off' your hands, fans laud step-by-step instructions

Foals have announced the release of their new public service announcement video, 'Wash Off', in light of the coronavirus spread and fans are more than supportive

Mandy Moore's new album 'Silver Landings' speaks about self-doubt and her struggle to find her voice again
Mandy Moore's new album 'Silver Landings' speaks about self-doubt and her struggle to find her voice again

In the past, the singer's marital struggles and label issues brought her singing career to a halt and had caused her to doubt herself as an artist

'Map of the Soul: 7': Despite coronavirus slump, BTS sells $4.02M copies in pre-sales for new album
'Map of the Soul: 7': Despite coronavirus slump, BTS sells $4.02M copies in pre-sales for new album

The meteorically popular K-pop band has become the second musical group ever to outsell their album in pre-sales post Ed Sheeran's 2017 album 'Divide'

BTS to reportedly release two-part documentary called 'Break The Silence' and ARMY can't keep calm
BTS to reportedly release two-part documentary called 'Break The Silence' and ARMY can't keep calm

The KPop band has released a documentary each year since 2018 with behind-the-scenes footages from their tours and concerts

'The Voice' Season 18: Jacob Daniel Murphy shows stunning jazzy vocals can come from where you least expect it
'The Voice' Season 18: Jacob Daniel Murphy shows stunning jazzy vocals can come from where you least expect it

Team Blake won a phenomenal contestant as other coaches regretted not turning for this singer

The New Regime's 'Heart, Mind, Body & Soul' album review: A glorious mix of all that can be expected from a musical maestro
The New Regime's 'Heart, Mind, Body & Soul' album review: A glorious mix of all that can be expected from a musical maestro

The album from Ilan Rubin boasts a powerful mix of genres beneath his wide-ranging vocals

Madison Beer is not ashamed of leaked nudes she sent to boyfriend when she was 14: 'Don't let them define you'
Madison Beer is not ashamed of leaked nudes she sent to boyfriend when she was 14: 'Don't let them define you'

In a powerful message on Women's Day, the singer said she is no longer afraid of the leaks that haunted her life for the past seven years and is finally looking forward to being the young woman that she always aspired to be

Dua Lipa to return to 'Saturday Night Live' with John Krasinski making his hosting debut and fans can't wait
Dua Lipa to return to 'Saturday Night Live' with John Krasinski making his hosting debut and fans can't wait

Dua Lipa will return to 'SNL' on March 28, just two weeks after her March 7 appearance, and fans are ecstatic that she will be joined by John Krasinski

French artist Jasmïn drops new album 'Bloom' and releases 'Running Away' music video after forming own label
French artist Jasmïn drops new album 'Bloom' and releases 'Running Away' music video after forming own label

The singer's first EP 'Dive', which followed her stint touring with the band Jabberwocky, landed Jasmïn on the Spotify 'Viral 50' playlist in France

'American Idol' Season 18 Episode 4: Danny La Rota croons Lorde's 'Royals', floors judges with strong vocals
'American Idol' Season 18 Episode 4: Danny La Rota croons Lorde's 'Royals', floors judges with strong vocals

Lionel Richie was floored by his Led Zeppelin-like rock star vocals and was particularly impressed by his range

Rapper DaBaby apologizes to fan for hitting her in the face, claims she hit him in the eye with her phone
Rapper DaBaby apologizes to fan for hitting her in the face, claims she hit him in the eye with her phone

Jonathan Kirk, professionally known as DaBaby, was seen slapping a female fan after she came close to him with her phone with her flash on

Six Johnny Cash albums with Mercury Records from the '80s to be reissued in comprehensive new box set
Six Johnny Cash albums with Mercury Records from the '80s to be reissued in comprehensive new box set

'The Complete Mercury Recordings 1986-1991' anthology which will be out in April, comprising seven discs that explore Johnny Cash’s creative output during this era

'Traditional Techniques' Review:  Stephen Malkmus's album is a brilliant organic blend of folk and fusion
'Traditional Techniques' Review: Stephen Malkmus's album is a brilliant organic blend of folk and fusion

We're used to sonic curveballs from the legendary Pavement frontman, but this eclectic, psychedelic collection of songs is sure to catch you off guard

Ricky Martin forced to cancel scheduled Movement Tour concert in Hermosillo due to logistical issues
Ricky Martin forced to cancel scheduled Movement Tour concert in Hermosillo due to logistical issues

The issue first came to light after his Mexican concert promoter, Ocesa, evaluated the logistical issues involved with the Hermosillo show and realized that Martin's concert could not go on as planned

'Sorry You Couldn't Make It' Review: Swamp Dogg returns to his country roots with a superb, heartfelt album
'Sorry You Couldn't Make It' Review: Swamp Dogg returns to his country roots with a superb, heartfelt album

This is a fantastic new country record from an old master of the game and is sure to have the genre's younger stars tipping their cowboy hats to him in approval

Rising star Shannon K releases catchy new single and music video for 'I Do'
Rising star Shannon K releases catchy new single and music video for 'I Do'

The talented singer-songwriter is the daughter of famed Bollywood singer Kumar Sanu and is already making a name for herself on the international stage

Lil Uzi Vert drops long-awaited 'Eternal Atake' LP after two-year wait to mixed fan reactions
Lil Uzi Vert drops long-awaited 'Eternal Atake' LP after two-year wait to mixed fan reactions

The soon-to-be-released deluxe version will feature guest stars like Chief Keef, Lil Baby, A Boogie, Future, Young Thug, Pierre Bourne, Myron, Kobe Rollie and more

JoJo Siwa releases single for 'Worldwide Party Remix' as she prepares to hit the road for 2020 DREAM tour
JoJo Siwa releases single for 'Worldwide Party Remix' as she prepares to hit the road for 2020 DREAM tour

This is perfect timing, as the young starlet is also set to embark on the next leg of her DREAM tour starting from March 11

Post Malone assures fans concerned about his well-being: 'I feel the best I’ve ever f****** felt in my life'
Post Malone assures fans concerned about his well-being: 'I feel the best I’ve ever f****** felt in my life'

The tour footage video collage fueled speculation online that the singer might be succumbing to vices like alcohol and substance addiction but Malone denied that he was on drugs

'England is a Garden' Review: Cornershop gives contemporary nod to vinyl culture soaked in ethnic ingredients
'England is a Garden' Review: Cornershop gives contemporary nod to vinyl culture soaked in ethnic ingredients

The band's new LP takes you on a nostalgic trip to '60s, '70s soft rock, reminiscent of artists like 'Beach Boys' playfully blended with 'Talking Heads'

'Signals' Review: Daniel Davies conjures up a magical, angular, abstract world with his second solo album
'Signals' Review: Daniel Davies conjures up a magical, angular, abstract world with his second solo album

This haunting new record has been inspired by the work of the visual artist Jesse Draxler, whose disruptive art perfectly shaped Daniel Davies' soundscapes

Phantogram's 'Ceremony' reflects band's musical evolution in the wake of loss and exhausting touring schedule
Phantogram's 'Ceremony' reflects band's musical evolution in the wake of loss and exhausting touring schedule

Phantogram released the audio for 'Dear God' as well as other tracks on new album 'Ceremony', which discusses the duo's attempts to cope with the loss of Barthel's sister to suicide

Tommy Emmanuel drops first single 'Fuel' from upcoming double album along with latest tour details
Tommy Emmanuel drops first single 'Fuel' from upcoming double album along with latest tour details

The acclaimed singer-songwriter has re-recorded a lot of old favorites with new arrangements on this new album as well as five brand-new songs

Lady Gaga reveals 'The Chromatica Ball' tour dates for six cities across the globe
Lady Gaga reveals 'The Chromatica Ball' tour dates for six cities across the globe

Lady Gaga took to Instagram to reveal the dates for her performances in North America and Europe

Rapper Lil Uzi Vert releases 'Eternal Atake' tracklist two years after teasing album
Rapper Lil Uzi Vert releases 'Eternal Atake' tracklist two years after teasing album

The new record is due in under two weeks according to the rapper and will feature 16 tracks in total, as well as two bonus tracks

Witnesses recall how BTS 'collapsed on the floor' backstage after exhausting show: 'They were carried away'
Witnesses recall how BTS 'collapsed on the floor' backstage after exhausting show: 'They were carried away'

While the stories make one appreciate BTS' commitment even more, it does bring up the issue of how overworked Korean idols often are

'Heavy Light' Review: US Girls album is a percussive '70s cocktail of contemporary jazz and pop
'Heavy Light' Review: US Girls album is a percussive '70s cocktail of contemporary jazz and pop

Meg Remy will tour in North America with Bonjay, Jack Name and Mourning [A] BLKstar this year

The New Regime's Ilan Rubin says too much attention on production has watered down popular music today
The New Regime's Ilan Rubin says too much attention on production has watered down popular music today

In an interview with MEA WorldWide, Rubin says it is unfortunate that everyone is chasing whatever is most popular these days instead of paying attention to writing good music

'Are We Getting Better?' Review: The Gloomies get low-fi & moody in this atmospheric exploration of their lives
'Are We Getting Better?' Review: The Gloomies get low-fi & moody in this atmospheric exploration of their lives

This "gloomy" record is essentially a headphones album, best consumed on a rainy day when you wish to switch the outside world off and drift away

BTS drops surprise 'Black Swan' music video and Jimin shines with his balletic dance solos
BTS drops surprise 'Black Swan' music video and Jimin shines with his balletic dance solos

Jimin has multiple solos in which he showcases his ballet and contemporary dance background

The Weeknd shares strange short film in the run-up to release of upcoming album 'After Hours'
The Weeknd shares strange short film in the run-up to release of upcoming album 'After Hours'

The dark and foreboding music video has been directed by Anton Tammi - the man behind the thematically similar videos for 'Heartless' and 'Blinding Lights'

Journey's Steven Smith and Ross Valory fired, slapped with $10M suit over use of band's name
Journey's Steven Smith and Ross Valory fired, slapped with $10M suit over use of band's name

Principal members Neal Schon and Jonathan Cain seek damages from Smith and Valory and have no interest in playing with them anymore

Enrique Iglesias and Ricky Martin team up for first time for North American arena tour commencing this fall
Enrique Iglesias and Ricky Martin team up for first time for North American arena tour commencing this fall

The talented Latino global superstars will also be joined on this tour by rising Latin music sensation Sebastián Yatra for what is being called The Arena Tour

Caribou's 'Suddenly' is as experimental and adventurous as his previous work yet more refined and profound
Caribou's 'Suddenly' is as experimental and adventurous as his previous work yet more refined and profound

The album really shows off Dan Snaith's skill as a musician as he weaves together synths and jazz guitar solos with his beautifully melodic falsettos

Progressive rock legends Genesis tease 'comeback' with social media post, confirm UK tour in 2020
Progressive rock legends Genesis tease 'comeback' with social media post, confirm UK tour in 2020

Genesis have teased the news with posts on Instagram of a possible reunion with a tour in the UK at the end of 2020

Ozzy Osbourne's 'Ordinary Man' tops rock charts, breaks records and fans absolutely love it
Ozzy Osbourne's 'Ordinary Man' tops rock charts, breaks records and fans absolutely love it

The LP stands at No.2 on the Top 200 chart, making it Osbourne's highest-charting album

Kansas returns with new album 'The Absence of Presence', also announces European 'Point of Know Return' tour
Kansas returns with new album 'The Absence of Presence', also announces European 'Point of Know Return' tour

The legendary rock band has been on tour to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their album 'Point of Know Return' and will debut a track off the new album at the 'Juke Box Heroes 2020 Tour' in July

Kelsea Ballerini to release new single 'Hole in the Bottle', drops tracklist of upcoming album 'Kelsea'
Kelsea Ballerini to release new single 'Hole in the Bottle', drops tracklist of upcoming album 'Kelsea'

The two-time Grammy-nominated country music songstress has collaborated with Halsey and Kenny Chesney in her upcoming third studio album

Bush announce new album 'The Kingdom' and a surprise tour with Breaking Benjamin
Bush announce new album 'The Kingdom' and a surprise tour with Breaking Benjamin

As warriors in a rock revival, the resurgent superstars have given fans a barrage of new activity this past week

Social Animals 'Best Years' Review: The new wave, indie EP has a touch of sadness that will make you introspect
Social Animals 'Best Years' Review: The new wave, indie EP has a touch of sadness that will make you introspect

'Best Years' is the debut EP of Social Animals and is set to hit all digital service providers on March 6

Rick Ross announces 'Feed the Streetz' tour with 2 Chainz, Yo Gotti, T.I., Lil' Kim, Jeezy and Boosie Badazz
Rick Ross announces 'Feed the Streetz' tour with 2 Chainz, Yo Gotti, T.I., Lil' Kim, Jeezy and Boosie Badazz

Rick Ross has announced a new tour titled 'Feed the Streetz Tour: Living Legendz Edition' which will feature performances in North America

After Flavor Flav's ouster, Public Enemy says he was on suspension since 2016: 'He chose party over work'
After Flavor Flav's ouster, Public Enemy says he was on suspension since 2016: 'He chose party over work'

The band said they did not part ways because of Flav's political views but this was followed by a heated argument on Twitter between Flav and Chuck D