Taylor Swift's new album is a dark, dizzying monument to the madness of celebrity. Is the old Taylor really dead?
Kanye West's mother died 10 years ago—and rap fans are honoring her memory with a viral campaign to get "Hey Mama" on the charts.
Swift's lawyers tried to silence a blogger for criticizing the pop star's politics. Then the ACLU got involved. Here's the inside story.
In a revealing interview, Michael Stipe opens up about his (brilliant, painful, confounding) past. Just don’t expect an R.E.M. reunion.
Put down those corny sound effects CDs. We made a Halloween playlist for your party.
Every single Swift album has been released in late October or November. It's not a coincidence.
The rock god tells us about his painful onstage injury, his new album "Heaven Upside Down"—and the real reason he didn't vote in 2016.
“It’s making me want to make a really intimate and dark record,” Tegan Quin says.
In reimagining jazz, Adjuah is both honoring and saving it.
Twenty-five years ago, R.E.M. confronted mortality and loss on its most beloved album.
Ed O'Brien would rather be home, sitting in front of the fire, than at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, he told Rolling Stone.
The media rushed to eulogize Tom Petty before the rocker had actually died. It was an embarrassment for journalism.
Tom Petty's music was strangely ubiquitous, woven into the fabric of American life anywhere a radio is present.
The Playboy founder had everyone from James Brown to Fleetwood Mac on his variety show and has been name-checked in countless hip-hop tracks.
The tour will cover Bowie's music from "Space Oddity" all the way up to 2016's "Blackstar."
Steely Dan blew through thousands of dollars—and as many as eight guitar players—just to nail down one solo. This is the inside story of the hit song "Peg."
What we learned from 'Gaga: Five Foot Two,' which premieres Friday.
In a colorful, profanity-filled interview, Gallagher discusses his new solo record, modern pop music and why he always plays Oasis songs live.
"I think a new comedian is Jerry Seinfeld. That's how behind the times I am."
Deerhoof was feeling depressed after the election. So the band dialed up the intensity and made its most politically charged, guest-filled album ever.
He tweeted answers to fan questions using only "Rent" lyrics after the "Hamilton" cast recording surpassed "Rent" in sales.
The power of music can unite communities during times of tragedy, experts tell Newsweek.