Kenny Chesney Drops Four New Songs on ‘Here And Now (Deluxe)’

Here And Now bowed atop the Billboard 200 chart in 2020, giving Chesney his ninth No. 1 album. That effort drew him level with Garth Brooks for the most leaders among country acts in the chart’s history. Sadly, Chesney was forced to postpone his Chillaxification tour for a second time, pushing it back to summer 2022, due to the health crisis. […]

A Jaw-Dropping Philip Glass Opera Is Finally on Video

For decades, Philip Glass fans have internalized a lesson: If you want to see his operas, plan to buy tickets and attend in person. Don’t expect the stagings to show up on DVD in a year or two, as most prominent productions do these days. Glass has long carefully husbanded the rights to his work. And since founding his own […]

Emalia On Taylor Swift’s ‘Speak Now’

Many of us can link a certain album to pivotal moments in our lives. Whether it’s the first record you bought with your own money, the chord you first learnt to play on guitar, the song that soundtracked your first kiss, the album that got you those awkward and painful pubescent years or the one that set off light bulbs […]

Carin León Talks New Album ‘Inédito’: Interview

Signed to the indie label Tamarindo Recordz, Leon (born Oscar Armando Diaz de Leon) has placed all bets on music that is powered by traditional sounds, including norteño and sierreño. In return, he’s landed songs on Billboard‘s Hot Latin Songs, Latin Airplay and Regional Mexican Airplay charts and became the first regional Mexican artist to be featured in Spotify’s Singles, a program […]

Around the World: Te quiero dijiste, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Luciano Pavarotti, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta

By Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Luciano Pavarotti, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta Listen to Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Luciano Pavarotti, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your library, and […]

Milva, Redheaded Italian Diva of Many Artistic Hues, Dies at 81

ROME — Milva, whose charisma, warm voice and flaming red hair made her one of Italy’s most recognizable divas from the 1960s through the ’80s, died on April 23 at a hospital in Milan. She was 81. Her daughter, Martina Corgnati, said the cause was a neurovascular disease. In an eclectic career that spanned more than 50 years, Milva sang […]