Young artists lead the major categories as the Recording Academy strives to align its awards with the musicians pushing pop into the future.
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A new crop of pop stars lead the 2020 nominations, leaving stalwarts like Swift out of some major categories.
The musician and poet released “You Want It Darker” 19 days before his death in 2016. His son, Adam, finished more songs from those sessions for a posthumous album.
He has written around 30, depending how you count. Listen to some highlights.
Highlights from the 62nd annual awards’ 84 categories.
This year’s winners include Alison Krauss, Jon Voight, James Patterson and the musicians of the United States military.
As the Lijadu Sisters, she and her identical twin, Taiwo, sang about injustice and hope and had a string of hit records in the 1970s.
On an early assignment he shot a new group called the Beatles. He went on to photograph, among many others, Faye Dunaway — whom he later married.
In 2018, he was told he had Stage 4 prostate cancer and months to live. This week, he released his 15th album and is more dedicated than ever to finding humanity in music.
Songs from the Nashville star’s new album “What You See Is What You Get” were streamed 74 million times, beating a record set by Gene Autry.
After publishing a biography of Mary McCarthy, she changed course and plunged into the world of the Grateful Dead and the group’s devoted fans.
Hear tracks by Emotional Oranges, Future, the Secret Sisters and others.
The Spanish pop avant-gardist Rosalía was a big winner at the ceremony, where reggaeton and Latin trap artists were snubbed in the major categories.
Today’s “age of the fan” is not so new: Audiences have always held more sway over performers than we admit.
Whipping between the establishment and the avant-garde, this pianist and composer is a rising star at 25.
The singer said in a post on Tumblr that her old label was blocking her use of certain songs, and she asked her fans to get involved.
Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.
Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.
In “The Sun Still Burns Here,” a musician and a choreographer moodily unite, but the result is far from transcendent.
The documentary looks and listens to the emo-rapper, who died two years ago following an accidental overdose.
Gianandrea Noseda led Christine Goerke and the National Symphony Orchestra in Act II of “Tristan und Isolde.”
Her red carpet style at the Country Music Awards did the talking for her. Others should follow her example.
Nashville’s big night focused on women and genre legends, leaving Lil Nas X and his smash “Old Town Road” largely uncelebrated.
Some partygoers say heavy-handed security staff and racist door policies are ruining the tolerant atmosphere of the city’s club scene.
After nearly 4 billion streams — and surprisingly little revenue — the viral predator is going on tour.
In 1975, the psych-folk musician vanished in Santa Rosa, N.M. A new reissue of his self-titled album only deepens the puzzle of his life and career.
The Florida rapper pleaded guilty to lying on background paperwork while attempting to buy guns.
The 20-year-old rapper’s album “AI YoungBoy 2” is an excellent work of sing-rap urgency.