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Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Drew Barrymore to Be Among Presenters for Rock Hall of Fame Inductions

Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, Drew Barrymore and Angela Bassett are among the presenters set to celebrate the inductees at the 2021 Rock and Roll Hall of…

Billy Porter Signs With Island U.K./ Republic Records (EXCLUSIVE)

Grammy, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actor-singer Billy Porter has inked a new deal with Island Records (U.K.) and Republic Records (U.S.) and is kicking it off with a…

Black Music Action Coalition Urges President Biden to Pass George Floyd Justice in Policing Act

“Mr. President, if Black Lives Matter, please prove it! Do Black lives only matter during an election cycle?” Those incendiary words were written by Willie “Prophet” Stiggers, the…

Stevie Wonder and H.E.R. Bring the House Down at Los Angeles Edition of Global Citizen Fest

The Los Angeles component of Global Citizen Live’s 24-hour live broadcast around the world was a welcome, if cautious return to in-person concerts: For many of the attendees…

Robert Pattinson and H.E.R. Co-Chairing Academy Museum Party Ahead of Opening

Robert Pattinson and H.E.R. are helping the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures open its doors. The two are co-chairs, along with museum director and president Bill Kramer and…

The best new music and concerts from Harry Styles, Lil Nas X and more

From Kacey Musgraves’ new tour, plus Diana Ross and Abba comebacks, here are the new music and concerts that will rock your world this fall.

‘Global Citizen Live’ Solidifies L.A. Lineup With Stevie Wonder, H.E.R., Demi Lovato, Adam Lambert Set for the Greek

Lineups for the Los Angeles and London components of the “Global Citizen Live” broadcast have been revealed, with the L.A. show set for the Greek Theatre on Sept.…

Fender Partners With ‘Barbie’ Movie, Warner Music Group for Virtual Guitar Lessons

Fender Guitars and Mattel are marking the release of the Netflix movie “Barbie: Big City, Big Dreams” with a new signature Barbie Collection of song lessons on its…

Music Industry Moves: RCA Records Ups Carolyn Williams to Executive VP

RCA Records has announced the appointment of Carolyn Williams to the newly created role of executive vice president. According to the announcement, she will work with RCA’s executive…

H.E.R. Lands First Acting Role, Will Star in Blitz Bazawule’s ‘The Color Purple’

H.E.R. has signed on for her first acting role, landing the part of Squeak in Blitz Bazawule’s forthcoming adaptation of “The Color Purple” for Warner Bros. H.E.R. is…

Erykah Badu apologizes to the Obamas for Martha’s Vineyard party foul

Erykah Badu is singing the blues after unintentionally sparking Obama drama on social media.  The soulful Grammy Award winner took to Twitter seeking the former first family’s forgiveness for being a “terrible guest” by posting pictures and videos of Barack Obama’s massive 60th birthday party in Martha’s Vineyard on Aug. 7.  “Mr. And Mrs. Obama,…

‘Global Citizen Live’ Lineups Unveiled for Central Park, Paris, Lagos: Where to See Billie Eilish, Lizzo, Ed Sheeran, Doja Cat

Global Citizen has unveiled lineups for three of the international settings for its 24-hour “Global Citizen Live” broadcast for Sept. 25. Billie Eilish, Jennifer Lopez and Lizzo are…