Trump and Kanye West Share Praise-Filled Tweets. And, Apparently, ‘Dragon Energy.’

The president and the rapper share a history of unpredictable behavior — and a delight in dividing the public.

Lawsuit Accusing Russell Simmons of Rape Is Dropped

The suit, filed in January by Jennifer Jarosik, was dropped on Wednesday. She had said she was raped in 2016 and sought $5 million in damages.

Album Review: On ‘KOD,’ J. Cole Speaks to the Generation That Spurned Him

The rapper wrestles with various kinds of temptation on his new album, but the larger issue he addresses is how a new wave of renegade stars view his work.

Popcast: Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar Break Boundaries

A Coachella set stunning in scope and execution. The first Pulitzer Prize winner who isn’t from classical or jazz. Hear a conversation about the two artists’ triumphs.

5 ‘Schoolhouse Rock!’ Songs From Bob Dorough We’ll Never Forget

The jazz musician was best known for his irresistible educational songs, which packed math and civics lessons into funky earworms.

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Gets $46 Million Gift

The donation, one of the largest ever to an American music school, will help build a $185 million performing arts center and residential tower.

Bob Dorough, Jazzman With a Hit Kid-Music Series, Dies at 94

Mr. Dorough worked with Miles Davis and many others, but he’s best known for his songs for the educational cartoon series “Schoolhouse Rock!”

Meek Mill Is Released From Prison on Bail

Prosecutors had said the rapper’s conviction should be vacated because of questions about the credibility of the arresting officer.