Adele announces tour

Adele, whose latest album "25" has smashed sales records in its first week of release, announced on Thursday she would begin a 15-week concert tour.


Unsolved: 6 rockers and rappers whose deaths remain a mystery

These six unsolved deaths bring the ugly underbelly of the music industry to the surface. We pair each artist with their swan song hit.


Ringo Starr is selling copy No. 1 of the ‘White Album’

Looking for a unique Christmas gift? It'll only cost you a cool $60 grand.


Foo Fighters dedicate free album to Paris victims

The band has been teasing a new release with a countdown on their official website over the last few weeks, and they have finally unveiled a collection of five songs, titled "Saint Cecilia."


Coldplay using Obama clip on upcoming track

The British band, fronted by Chris Martin, has long since known the American politician is a fan of its music, but his decision to let the rockers feature him on a track has been a surprising one.


Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy releasing memoir

The star has been commissioned to pen the book, which will include stories of his life and career, as well as his thoughts on the music industry.


One Direction wins big at American Music Awards, Paris takes spotlight

British boy band One Direction swept the top honors at Sunday's American Music Awards, while a sorrowful tribute to the victims of the attacks in Paris lent a somber note to a night of otherwise vibrant performances.


Willie Nelson recovering from stem cell operation to save his lungs

The country legend has been forced to postpone his upcoming tour with Merle Haggard.


Adele’s ’25’: Streaming or not, a monster hit before its release

The "Hello" hitmaker's latest album is expected to be a worldwide hit.


Willie Nelson makes country music history

The musician is in some pretty elite company.


Music by Fleetwood Mac, Roberta Flack among Grammy Hall of Fame inductees

A total of 26 albums and songs across all genres that are at least 25 years old, were selected by a committee put together by the Recording Academy - hosts of the annual Grammy Awards - to be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.


Dave Grohl to take on Animal in ‘Muppets’ drum-off

The Foo Fighters star will be a part of an upcoming episode of "The Muppets."


Roger Waters revisits ‘The Wall’

The Pink Floyd star is revisiting "The Wall" to make it less about him and more about anyone affected by war.


Rolling Stones could start work on a new album by Christmas

Ronnie Wood let the news slip during an interview earlier this week, revealing he and his bandmates are hoping to hit the studio next month to start work on what will be their first album since 2005's "A Bigger Bang."


John Mayer thanks ‘Deadheads’ for giving him a chance

John Mayer is thanking Grateful Dead fans for accepting him.


Ed Sheeran goes back to school … to party

The "Thinking Out Loud" singer hit up a frat party with his rumored new girlfriend.

Florence and the Machine performs at the Austin City Limits music festival in Zilker Park on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP)

Florence Welch falls over onstage

The British singer played with her band Florence + the Machine at the Myer Music Bowl venue on Tuesday night, and she proved she had recovered from her recent broken foot by putting on an energetic performance.


Ed Sheeran reveals the truth behind his lion tattoo

The "Thinking Out Loud" singer talks to Ellen about the inspiration behind his new ink.


John Lennon’s guitar sells for $2.4M at auction

An acoustic guitar used to record and write "Love Me Do," "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and other hit songs has been sold.


Cornell gets large donation of Velvet Underground material

Author and collector Johan Kugelberg has donated 25 boxes of albums, unreleased recordings, handwritten lyrics, posters, fliers and rare photos to Cornell's Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections.

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