It was a great story.
There's a reason for Bono's ever-present orange-tinted sunglasses, and it's not rock-star affectation.
First the Black Keys' Patrick Carney lit into Justin Bieber. Now he's taking on U2.
Jim Marshall was always watching.
Drake's "Worst Behavior" paid off at 2014's BET Hip Hop Awards.
Taylor Swift has another hit on her hands? It must be Tuesday.
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea is poised to dominate this year's American Music Awards.
"On With the Show," indeed.
Katy Perry is football's newest favorite pop star.
On May 4, the day Adele turned 26, the multi-platinum singer tweeted, "Bye bye 25... See you again later in the year."
The next class inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame could include punk rockers Green Day, the influential Nine Inch Nails and seminal rap group N.W.A.
The BBC assembled a "We Are the World"-- style cast of globally famous musicians to sing the Beach Boys' "God Only Knows" with its 80-piece BBC Concert Orchestra for a spot promoting the network's newly launched BBC Music venture.
It's been a rough year for Morrissey, as the laconic singer has endured everything from tour-canceling illnesses to possibly being dropped from his new label to bizarre allegations of a murder-for-hire plot.
Blues legend B.B. King was forced to cancel the remainder of his current tour after falling ill following a October 3 show at Chicago's House of Blues.
Prince is back in a big way. The legendary musician is putting his reclusive reputation to the side to celebrate the simultaneous release of two albums out this week: "Art Official Age" and "PlectrumElectrum," his first studio albums since 2010.
The family of founding AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has confirmed the illness that forced the 61-year-old to quit the band.
Barbra Streisand's latest No. 1 album is making history.
AC/DC founder Malcolm Young won't be returning to the group, the band has announced.
It seems there's no such thing as time off for Jay Z and Beyonce.
Kanye West has high expectations from his fans at concerts. And if you can't meet them, he's going to need to know why.
U2 surprised the world Tuesday by releasing "Songs of Innocence," their first album in five years, as a gift from Apple. It was available for free immediately to anyone with iTunes.
In October, Taylor Swift's transition to pop music will be complete.
Add Gene Simmons to the list of people pulling the plug on rock 'n' roll.
The 2014 CMA Awards could turn into a very big night for Miranda Lambert.
Neil Young has filed for divorce from Pegi Young, his wife of 36 years and frequent musical collaborator.
After 35 years away, British singer Kate Bush returned to the stage Tuesday night -- and the response was rapturous.
It's been five years since Prince put out a new record in the United States, since he limited the release of his 20Ten LP, but that will change this fall.
Are Taylor Swift and country music never, ever, ever getting back together?
The death of famed actress Lauren Bacall, the husky-voiced starlet known for her sultry sensuality, not only meant the loss of a true Hollywood legend, but also the end of a golden era of icons.
Ending months of speculation about their uncertain future, Joy Williams and John Paul White, the Grammy-winning duo better known as the Civil Wars, have announced that their musical partnership has officially come to an end. On indefinite hiatus since late 2012, the pair released a statement Tuesday, in which Williams says, "I am saddened and disappointed by the ending of this duo, to say the very least. JP is a tremendous musician, and I will always be grateful for the music we were able to create together."
Hilary Duff says her new album is "very positive" but admits that it started out "a lot heavier and a lot darker" because of the separation from her husband, Mike Comrie.
NSync is back! Kind of.
More than 20 people were hospitalized Saturday after a Keith Urban concert in eastern Massachusetts that the country star called "nutso."
It's "Mandatory": "Weird Al" Yankovic is Number One.
Eddie Vedder has a message for his critics: "Imagine."
The MTV Video Music Awards nominations are out, and 2014's show is set to be all about Beyonce.
After serving time, rapper Ja Rule is now on a more spiritual path.
An international music awards show announced a new Adele album Tuesday -- but nothing's happening, says her label chief.
Country fans are dancing on the streets of Chicago... and crying into their Guinness glasses in Dublin.
Getting a song to hit in the summer can change a career -- just ask Katy Perry or Robin Thicke.
A trio of middle school rockers has just unlocked a major record deal.
When it comes to the future of the music business, Taylor Swift sees the glass half-full.
Iggy Azalea would love it if everyone channeled "Frozen" and just "let it go."
Robin Thicke's new album "Paula" is inspired by his estranged wife Paula Patton, but he hasn't seen the woman herself in months.
The latest celebrity breakup is a surprising one: Folk singer Jewel and her husband Ty Murray are going their separate ways.
Horace Silver, the innovative and prolific jazz pianist best known for such pieces as "Song for My Father" and "The Preacher," has died. He was 85.
Where do lonely hearts go?
Morrissey's summer plans have hit a snag.
Paul McCartney has rescheduled the U.S. tour dates he had originally scheduled to begin in mid-June for October.
Carrie Underwood continued her reign over the CMT Music Awards on Wednesday night.
A lawsuit has been filed claiming that the iconic Led Zeppelin song "Stairway to Heaven" was far from original.
Ladies and gentlemen, the Rolling Stones are back on tour.
Paul McCartney is almost "Out There," again.
Paul McCartney fans in Japan are going to have to wait a little longer to get "Out There."
If you're a Michael Jackson fan, chances are you spent May 13 escaping with some of his new music.
Miley Cyrus is back on track after a severe allergic reaction put the pop star in the hospital.
Cue the screams: One of the hardest-working couples in show business is headed on tour.
It wasn't the grand announcement fans were hoping for, but it will do.
AC/DC rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young is ill and is "taking a break," the band posted on its website Wednesday.
The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday celebrated some of the industry's greatest legends the best way it knew how: by turning up the music.
Eminem and Rihanna's "Monster" is headed for the MTV Movie Awards.
By now, Miranda Lambert is certainly accustomed to being the belle of the country ball, but she tries not to show it.
Christine McVie hasn't ventured out on tour with Fleetwood Mac in 15 years, but she's ready to get back on the road.
It might feel like a throwback to the 1990s at this year's Lollapalooza.
The saga continues.
Tyler Glenn ? lead singer for Provo, Utah New Wave-pop quartet Neon Trees and a Mormon his entire life ? reveals he is gay in the new issue of Rolling Stone (on stands Friday, March 28).
Reclusive British chanteuse Kate Bush revealed on her website Friday that she'll perform live for the first time since 1979, booking a 15-date residency entitled "Behind the Dawn" at London's Eventim Apollo Hammersmith this August and September.
After staging a "vomit as art" performance and facing lackluster sales for her latest album, Lady Gaga is ready to speak her piece.
There are happy songs -- and then there is "Happy."
Two months after entering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Kiss will begin celebrating their 40th anniversary with a co-headlining trek with Def Leppard.
Scott Asheton, who co-founded and played drums for the influential proto-punk band the Stooges, has died. He was 64.
Neil Young has long complained about the quality of digital music formats. Now he's doing something about it -- and he's getting help from some friends.
What do Elton John and Kanye West have in common?
Everyone has tough days at the office, but when Drake has one it goes viral.
Perhaps Bruno Mars really did win the Super Bowl.
With the Grammys going on for 3½ hours Sunday night, Trent Reznor thinks the telecast could've spared a few extra minutes for his performance.
The 2014 Grammy Awards are in the books, and in typical fashion, there were some notable moments.
It was a "Lucky" night for Daft Punk.
Five days ago, Justin Bieber wasn't worried about a thing.
Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, the two surviving members of the Beatles, will get back together to play the star-studded "The Night That Changed America: A Grammys Salute to The Beatles," Starr said Monday.
The "Rumours" are true: Christine McVie has returned to Fleetwood Mac.
We love it when an awesome rumor turns out to be true.
Singer Chris Brown appeared before a Washington judge Wednesday along with his bodyguard Christopher Hollosy, facing assault charges stemming from an incident outside the W hotel in October 2013.
Johnny Cash was, at heart, a storyteller.
Miley Cyrus' Christmas gift to fans? More of the same.
When Britney Spears sings "you better work, b***h," it sounds like she might be singing that to herself.
It's fair to say that the year in music has been one filled with surprises.
Beyonce broke some ground with her straight-to-iTunes surprise album, and now she is also reaping the benefits of her strategy.
On a single she previewed as part of a Pepsi ad earlier this year, Beyonce sang, "I'm a grown woman / I can do whatever I want."