Opinion: Is Rock ’n’ Roll Dead, or Just Old?

Its music and words are often reflections on past glories.

Its music and words are often reflections on past glories.

The Playlist: Nicki Minaj Flips Mannequins Into Barbies

Hear the rapper’s freestyle and 10 more new tracks, from the first new Chavez release in 20 years to John Mayer’s latest love song.

Hear the rapper’s freestyle and 10 more new tracks, from the first new Chavez release in 20 years to John Mayer’s latest love song.

A Tribe Called Quest Returns to a Changed World With Joy and Grief

One of the essential 1990s hip-hop groups is back with its first album in 18 years, an often stunning work that interweaves social and political truth-telling.

One of the essential 1990s hip-hop groups is back with its first album in 18 years, an often stunning work that interweaves social and political truth-telling.

RZA Accompanies ‘The 36th Chamber of Shaolin’

RZA estimates he’s seen this martial arts movie 300 times, and he’s performing his original score for it, live, at Town Hall in Manhattan.

RZA estimates he’s seen this martial arts movie 300 times, and he’s performing his original score for it, live, at Town Hall in Manhattan.

RZA Accompanies ‘The 36th Chamber of Shaolin’

RZA estimates he’s seen this martial arts movie 300 times, and he’s performing his original score for it, live, at Town Hall in Manhattan.

RZA estimates he’s seen this martial arts movie 300 times, and he’s performing his original score for it, live, at Town Hall in Manhattan.

RZA Accompanies ‘The 36th Chamber of Shaolin’

RZA estimates he’s seen this martial arts movie 300 times, and he’s performing his original score for it, live, at Town Hall in Manhattan.

RZA estimates he’s seen this martial arts movie 300 times, and he’s performing his original score for it, live, at Town Hall in Manhattan.

What Would You Serve With Gin and Juice? At the Table With Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg

On their new television show, “Snoop & Martha’s Potluck Dinner Party,” an odd couple dispense wit and kitchen wisdom.

On their new television show, “Snoop & Martha’s Potluck Dinner Party,” an odd couple dispense wit and kitchen wisdom.

Review: ‘Big Baby D.R.A.M.’ Finds a Rapper-Singer in Whimsy Mode

The album, D.R.A.M.’s full-length debut, has a joyous mood, festive and also deeply felt.

The album, D.R.A.M.’s full-length debut, has a joyous mood, festive and also deeply felt.