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Will Smith says he’s humbled by rapper’s tribute music video

Will Smith says he was “humbled and honored” after rapper Joyner Lucas released a tribute song honoring his career work. Lucas released the music video...

Review: Pearl Jam come roaring back with superb new album

Pearl Jam, “Gigaton” (Monkeywrench/Republic Records) Trust Pearl Jam to still surprise us in 2020. The Seattle rock gods have made an album we didn’t know...

Country music legend Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers, whose career spanned six decades, has died at the age of 81, his family said late Friday. "Rogers passed away...

John Legend: ‘The Voice’ episodes taped until end of April

One program the coronavirus hasn’t forced a screeching halt to is NBC’s “The Voice.” John Legend, one of the four coaches on the Emmy-winning music...

Country singers to perform from home for ACM special

The Academy of Country Music had to postpone their upcoming awards show because of the spreading coronavirus, but CBS will air a new television...

Sign o’the times: K-pop idol emerges from decades past

Thirty years ago his floppy hair, make-up, and flamboyant fashion sense outraged audiences, who threw stones at him as he performed on stage and...

The Influence of Sitar on Western Music

A modified form of Veena, Sitar was invented in India and flourished in the 16th and 17th centuries and arrived at its present form...

‘Star of the East’ Umm Kulthum returns to light up Cairo

Revered Arab singer Umm Kulthum returned to light up the stage once more on Friday, almost five decades after her death, in the form...

Make Your Own Music Instrument: How to make a Flute?

Ever wondered how to make a flute? I'm not talking about something cut from a drinking straw with scissors, or put together using a...

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