Chris Stapleton's bold but simple plan: to put music first
With his incredible voice and straightforward music, country star Chris Stapleton has excelled at making his music shine without a lot of production.
2018 Grammy Award nominations: Snubs and surprises
This year's Grammy Awards will be a marked departure from last year when even Adele, the winner ofalbum of the year, said Beyonce should have won. That's because black and Latino artists dominate in the main categories of album, record and song of the year in today's announcement of the nominees
Sam Smith's 'The Thrill of It All' shows he may be Adele's male counterpart
Sam Smith ’s “The Thrill of It All” Sam Smith follows up his 2014 debut, “In the Lonely Hour,” with his sophomore effort, “The Thrill of it All.” Much like its predecessor, this album finds its core in soft ballads. Smith’s emotive voice can be a real asset, somewhat flexibly conveying feeling.
Randy Newman, Dan Wilson, Kenny Wayne Shepard and more music reviews
In this week’s reviews, Randy Newman returns with his twelfth proper studio album, former Semisonic leader Dan Wilson records songs he co-wrote for other artists, country singer Brett Eldredge takes big leaps, rock super-group Sweet Apple return for their third offering and the Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Songwriter Dan Wilson on working with Adele and the Dixie Chicks
And will spend on live from the couch the new album is recovered out August 4 you are singing the songs you have written for and win. So many other artists I would ask you about that process about songwriting. Do you generally work this. Same with every month he didn't you write songs for other
Kesha returns with new emotional ballad, 'Praying'
The pop singer issued her first new single in nearly five years after being embroiled in a legal battle with label head, Dr. Luke.
Adele cancels final two shows because of damaged vocal cords
Adele was forced to cancel the final two shows of her world tour because of damaged vocal cords, she wrote to fans on Friday. In a statement shared on Twitter , the singer, 29, admitted that she's been struggling with her voice and was recently advised by a doctor to refrain from performing. The
Adele says she doesn't 'know if I'll ever tour again'
Adele may be calling it quits when it comes to touring. The singer announced Wednesday at her London concert that she may stop touring. In a handwritten note included in a concert program, Adele told fans, "I don't know if I'll ever tour again and so I want my last time to be at home." Adele, 29,
Adele surprises London Fire Brigade with tea, cake
Adele paid an unexpected visit to the Chelsea Fire Station in England on Monday to thank Red Watch firefighters for battling the Grenfell Tower fire that killed at least 79 people. She showed up with cakes and joined the firefighters for afternoon tea. Adele enjoyed a cup of tea with Chelsea
Adele spotted at London's Grenfell Tower after deadly fire
Adele paid a visit to London's Grenfell Tower, the site of Wednesday's massive fire that killed at least 12 people and injured more than 70. Wearing what appeared to be a black abaya, the singer was photographed Wednesday night looking emotional as she stood among a crowd of people. Pictures were