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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...

BTS to release new album with 4 million pre-orders

K-pop superstars BTS were releasing their new album Friday, breaking records even before it came out as the country's most pre-ordered album of all...

London rapper Dave wins big at male-dominated Brit Awards

Breakthrough London rapper Dave won the top gong at a male-dominated Brit Awards on Tuesday after delivering a politically-charged performance at British pop's biggest...

The Necessity of Music: What it is about music that gives it so much power?

Everyone loves music. Music is everywhere, it pervades our world. Everyone knows music has power and importance. But have you ever stopped to consider why?...

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