Ruby Wilson, Singer Known as Queen of Beale Street, Dies at 68

Ms. Wilson, a fixture at Memphis nightclubs, recorded 10 albums and performed with Ray Charles, B.B. King and the Four Tops, among other acts.

Ms. Wilson, a fixture at Memphis nightclubs, recorded 10 albums and performed with Ray Charles, B.B. King and the Four Tops, among other acts.

Glenn Yarbrough, Folk Singer With the Limeliters, Dies at 86

The trio met with runaway success during the 1960s folk revival. But, restless, Mr. Yarbrough quit, became a solo performer and later took to a life at sea.

The trio met with runaway success during the 1960s folk revival. But, restless, Mr. Yarbrough quit, became a solo performer and later took to a life at sea.

Review: Herbie Hancock, Basking in a Boundless Legacy of Fusion

Joined by his band in Brooklyn, Mr. Hancock gave some intimations of what his next album might sound like and played a highly charged run-through of hits.

Joined by his band in Brooklyn, Mr. Hancock gave some intimations of what his next album might sound like and played a highly charged run-through of hits.

On the Way to the Met, a ‘Meistersinger’ Is Stranded in Europe

A dazzling Salzburg Festival production of “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” is derailed on its way to the Metropolitan Opera’s 2019-20 season.

A dazzling Salzburg Festival production of “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” is derailed on its way to the Metropolitan Opera’s 2019-20 season.

The Playlist: Barack Obama’s Summery Playlists and Green Day’s Fiery Return

Our pop critics on the week’s nine most notable new tracks, videos and playlists, from Blackpink’s “Whistle” to Robert Glasper Experiment’s “Find You.”

Our pop critics on the week’s nine most notable new tracks, videos and playlists, from Blackpink’s “Whistle” to Robert Glasper Experiment’s “Find You.”

Music | Westchester: In Poughkeepsie, a Convergence of Jazz Greats

The stars of the Jazz in the Valley festival include the pianist Randy Weston and the drummer Jimmy Cobb.

The stars of the Jazz in the Valley festival include the pianist Randy Weston and the drummer Jimmy Cobb.