Critic’s Notebook: Pop Keeps Changing. And the Grammys Turn a Deaf Ear, Again.

By sticking by its old heroes — and familiar sounds — the awards show risks alienating tomorrow’s stars.

The White Rose Makes Its Grammys Debut in Support of #MeToo

Some stars opted for the symbolic accessory after a last-minute campaign to mobilize the music industry.

Grammys Briefing: Bruno Mars Sweeps Top Prizes at the 2018 Grammy Awards

The show also wrestled with a host of social and political topics, including immigration, race and the #MeToo movement.

Playlist: The Playlist: Drake Preps for a Return, and 12 More New Songs

Hear the music that caught our critics’ attention this week, from Linkin Park rapper Mike Shinoda, MGMT, James Blake and more.

The Grammy Gems You Won’t Hear on ‘Music’s Biggest Night’

The awards show emphasizes its big names, but there are under-heralded musicians hidden in the nominees for its 84 categories. Here are 17 highlights.

Will the Grammys Have a #MeToo Moment?

Coordinated efforts at the Golden Globes drew the world’s attention to abuses against women, but big stars in music are mostly mum for now about their industry’s big night.

Up Next: A Versace Model, Rapper and ASAP Mob Collaborator. And He’s Only 19.

For Judah Lang, a multitalented performer who grew up in SoHo, creativity seems to run in the family.

Playlist: The Playlist: Black Eyed Peas Get Serious About Injustice, and 12 More New Songs

Listen to the week’s most notable news songs from Lil Peep, Karen O, Carrie Underwood and more.