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  • Frank Ocean Sues 'Blonde' Producer Over Songwriting Credits
    on February 21, 2018 at 1:31 am

    Frank Ocean is suing producer Om'Mas Keith over songwriting credits on the singer's 2016 album, Blonde. The suit also names Keith's Analog Genius Corporation and several unnamed John Does asThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Frank Ocean Sues 'Blonde' Producer Over Songwriting Credits […]

  • Watch Vic Mensa Perform Tender 'We Could Be Free'
    on February 20, 2018 at 10:57 pm

    Vic Mensa recently stopped by Rolling Stone's headquarters for a stirring performance of "We Could Be Free," as part of our Take One series.Accompanied by a pianist and a guitarist, Mensa taps into the emotion of the tune – which featured samples, beats and an cameo by Ty DollaThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Vic Mensa Perform Tender 'We Could Be Free' […]

  • Flashback: Pink Floyd, Genesis, Queen, Clapton Unite For Charity
    on February 20, 2018 at 9:34 pm

    On September 18th, 1993, a crowd of about 1,000 lucky rock fans dressed in their finest black tie evening wear gathered on the charred ruins of Cowdray Castle at West Sussex, England to witness a once-in-a-lifetime superstar concert featuring Pink Floyd, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Flashback: Pink Floyd, Genesis, Queen, Clapton Unite For Charity […]

  • Patty Griffin Plots Acoustic U.S. Tour
    on February 20, 2018 at 8:25 pm

    Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Patty Griffin will embark on a headlining acoustic tour this May.The trek starts May 1st at the Blue Door in Oklahoma City and will feature Griffin performing with longtime guitarist, David Pulkingham. Canadian soul musician Ahi will serve as support throughout theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Patty Griffin Plots Acoustic U.S. Tour […]

  • Pete Townshend Details Massive 'Who Came First' Reissue
    on February 20, 2018 at 6:39 pm

    The Who's Pete Townshend will mark the 45th anniversary of his debut solo album, Who Came First, with an expansive reissue featuring eight unreleased tracks. The two-CD set arrives April 20th via UME.Among theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Pete Townshend Details Massive 'Who Came First' Reissu […]

  • Rihanna's 30 Greatest Songs, Ranked
    on February 20, 2018 at 5:51 pm

    Rihanna's tossed-off vibe and DGAF openness disguise both her musical gifts and remarkable work ethic, borne out in a cascade of hits. Who knew that the young Barbadian singer behind 2005's "Pon de Replay" would eventually sell more digital singles than any other artist (100 million–plus)? Or that she trails only Elvis, the Beatles and Madonna in Top 10s? Here, in honor of the star's 30thThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Rihanna's 30 Greatest Songs, Ranked […]

  • Watch Tinashe Dance Alone in New 'Faded Love' Video
    on February 20, 2018 at 5:01 pm

    In Tinashe's alluring new video for "Faded Love," the singer dances inside an empty warehouse decorated with gauzyThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Tinashe Dance Alone in New 'Faded Love' Video […]

  • Hear Father John Misty Battle a Hotel Clerk in New Song 'Mr. Tillman'
    on February 20, 2018 at 4:12 pm

    Father John Misty runs afoul of hotel policies in his new song "Mr. Tillman." The singer released the track on Tuesday along with a brief, lighthearted music video. Father John Misty narrates the verses of his latest song from the perspective of a flustered hotel employee trying to keep theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Father John Misty Battle a Hotel Clerk in New Song 'Mr. Tillman' […]

  • See Doors' Epic 'When the Music's Over' at Last Filmed Show
    on February 20, 2018 at 4:02 pm

    When the Doors flew to England for their appearance at the Isle of Wight Festival in the summer of 1970, the band was at one of its lowest points. In the spring of the previous year, Jim Morrison had been arrested at a Miami concert and charged with "lewd and lascivious behavior" when he allegedly exposedThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Doors' Epic 'When the Music's Over' at Last Filmed Show […]

  • Watch Paul Oakenfold Party on Mount Everest in New Doc Trailer
    on February 20, 2018 at 3:02 pm

    British DJ Paul Oakenfold grabs his decks and treks up Mount Everest for the most unique show of his career in the new trailer for the documentary, Soundtrek Everest.The film chronicles Oakenfold's This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Paul Oakenfold Party on Mount Everest in New Doc Trailer […]

  • The Who Prep 'Live at the Fillmore East 1968' Album
    on February 20, 2018 at 2:59 pm

    The Who will commemorate the 50th anniversary of a two-night stint at Bill Graham's famous New York venue with the double CD Live at the Fillmore East 1968, due out April 20th.The album includes a previously unreleased cover of Eddie Cochran's "C'Mon Everybody" and a rare version of "Fortune Teller,"This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Who Prep 'Live at the Fillmore East 1968' Album […]

  • Radiohead Plot U.S. Summer Tour
    on February 20, 2018 at 1:44 pm

    Radiohead will return to the United States for additional arena shows promoting their latest album, A Moon Shaped Pool. The short tour takes place mostly in the northeast, kicking off July 7th in Chicago and wrapping up August 1st in Philadelphia. Radiohead will make multiple appearances inThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Radiohead Plot U.S. Summer Tour […]

  • Monkees' Micky Dolenz, Mike Nesmith Announce First Tour as Duo
    on February 20, 2018 at 1:11 pm

    The Monkees' Michael Nesmith and Micky Dolenz are hitting the road in June for their first-ever tour as a duo. They're calling the tour The Monkees Present: The Mike and Micky Show (as opposed to simply "The Monkees") because their fellowThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Monkees' Micky Dolenz, Mike Nesmith Announce First Tour as Duo […]

  • Inside the Life of Brenda Lee, the Pop Heroine Next Door
    on February 20, 2018 at 2:55 am

    Brenda Lee is sitting inside her spacious Nashville home, sipping a glass of sweet tea and staring at dead friends. She shows off an autographed portrait of the Beatles from when the group opened for her at the Star Club in Hamburg, Germany, in 1962, then points to a wall, where a photo of a 12-year-old Lee dancing with Elvis hangs next to a framed gold necklace he gave her. Next, sheThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Inside the Life of Brenda Lee, the Pop Heroine Next Door […]

  • Jake Shears Shares Bono's Advice, David Bowie's Cryptic Note of Support
    on February 19, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    It's been almost six years since Scissor Sisters released their fourth album, Magic Hour, and now lead singer Jake Shears has gone solo. "Creep City, the first single from his forthcomingThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Jake Shears Shares Bono's Advice, David Bowie's Cryptic Note of Support […]

  • Watch Fergie's Disastrous National Anthem at NBA All-Star Game
    on February 19, 2018 at 2:01 pm

    UPDATE: Fergie issued an apology following her much-maligned National Anthem, telling TMZ in a statement, "I've always been honored and proud to perform the national anthem and last night I wanted to try something special for the NBA. I'm a risk taker artistically, but clearly thisThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Fergie's Disastrous National Anthem at NBA All-Star Gam […]

  • On the Charts: Kendrick Lamar-Curated 'Black Panther' Opens at Number One
    on February 18, 2018 at 10:00 pm

    Black Panther finished atop both the box office and the Billboard 200 as the Marvel blockbuster's Kendrick Lamar-curatedThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: On the Charts: Kendrick Lamar-Curated 'Black Panther' Opens at Number On […]

  • Watch Kanye West Make Rare Onstage Appearance at Kid Cudi Concert
    on February 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    Kanye West made another rare onstage appearance Saturday when the rapper performed his "Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1" during Kid Cudi's concert at an Adidas event in Los Angeles.West also introduced Cudi – who wasn'tThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Kanye West Make Rare Onstage Appearance at Kid Cudi Concert […]

  • Maynard James Keenan Offers Encouraging Update on New Tool Album
    on February 17, 2018 at 3:44 am

    Maynard James Keenan offered an encouraging update on the long-awaited Tool album on Twitter, alerting the alt-metal band's fans that he has finished composing – but hasn't yet recorded – his contributions to the follow-upThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Maynard James Keenan Offers Encouraging Update on New Tool Album […]

  • Solange Chosen as Harvard Foundation Artist of the Year
    on February 16, 2018 at 9:07 pm

    Solange was honored with the 2018 Harvard Foundation Artist of the Year distinction. Past winners have included Salma Hayek, Eva Longoria, Queen Latifah, Viola Davis, Shakira, John Legend and Jackie Chan. Each year, the Artist of the Year selection is voted on by students and faculty of the This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Solange Chosen as Harvard Foundation Artist of the Year […]