Music inspired by — and made by — birds was the focus of a mini-festival that included an epic piano piece by Messiaen.
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“Sun & Sea (Marina),” which won the top prize at this year’s Venice Biennale, portrays a deceptively relaxing day at the beach.
Hear tracks by Billie Eilish and Justin Bieber, Jenny Hval, Angelica Garcia and others.
The third installment in the rapper’s series of collaborative albums topped the Billboard 200, and Machine Gun Kelly opened at No. 5.
Mr. Lawson and his colleagues revived the lost art of a cappella singing and attracted a loyal following that included Joni Mitchell and Frank Zappa.
Two new federal indictments charge the R&B singer with making child pornography, obstructing justice and other crimes relating to sex with underage girls.
From poetic and political imagery in the Bronx to dancers swimming and playing tennis onstage at Lincoln Center, here’s a guide to some of what’s on offer around the city.
The singer was arrested in Chicago on Thursday night over a 13-count indictment, officials said.
Leslie Koch, who led Governors Island, will go to the Perelman Center, the final piece of the plan to revive the Lower Manhattan site.
The new Barbie sports a skintight metallic outfit and a golden circle on her forehead, mimicking the image of the rock icon onstage in the early 1970s.
Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.
Billboard removed Lil Nas X’s “country trap” record from a country chart. So why did Blanco Brown’s “trailertrap” song “The Git Up” make it to No. 1?
Teatro Nuovo’s performances are a rare case: They’ll be led not by a maestro, but by the concertmaster, Jakob Lehmann.
For these musicians, transitioning can mean risking their careers — and their art.
On her debut album, “Clarity,” the 26-year-old pop singer who works closely with the producer Dr. Luke transcends pastiche and embraces a fringe sound that’s utterly new.
Prototype: Opera/Theater/Now will include the one-act “Ellen West” among six works in its January season.
It took decades for the full Rodgers and Hammerstein score to be available. But even abbreviated, the show helped build a whole new audience for Broadway music.
A Pulitzer Prize winner, he refused to align himself with any new-music style, drawing on jazz, world music and even bird calls.
She was the founding director of a Yale project that preserved the voices of Duke Ellington, Aaron Copland and many more. It has been called “incomparable.”
Listen to a playlist of songs from the summer that brought Prince’s “Raspberry Beret” and Aretha Franklin’s “Freeway of Love.”
It was “important for me to make clear my support for the rights of women, the L.G.B.T.Q. community and freedom of expression,” the rapper said.
The Puerto Rican singer and songwriter’s latest album, “Almadura,” is rooted in the past but upends old assumptions. She’ll bring its songs to the Latin Alternative Music Conference.