The Kinks’ Ray Davies knighted by Queen

Ray Davies, who formed the legendary British rock band with his brother in the early 1960s, made the Queen’s 2017 New Year Honours list alongside Oscar-winning actor Mark Rylance, comedian Ken Dodd and Vogue editor Anna Wintour.

George Michael secretly funded woman’s IVF treatments

Stories about George Michael‘s quiet acts of generosity are emerging in the wake of the singer’s death.  

Mariah Carey and the Art of the Disaster

Team Mariah is working to ensure the artist’s performance on New Year’s Eve doesn’t make her the next Janet Jackson.

Beyoncé, Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar to Headline Coachella

The potential headliners of this annual festival in the California desert were correctly guessed — or leaked — weeks ago.

Pentatonix Still No. 1 on Billboard Album Chart

This a cappella group’s “A Pentatonix Christmas” held on to the top spot in a slow week that included a George Michael collection landing at No. 12.

UK vinyl sales hit a 25-year high in 2016

We hardly need more convincing of vinyl's resurgence over the past few years, but a report from the British Phonographic Industry (BPI) today details that more records were sold in the UK in 2016 than have been for the past 25 years. Based on Officia…