Independence Days
  • Prince Prince The incomparable Prince was a superlative singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actor, serving as a major figure in popular music for over three decades. He earned 32 Grammy® nominations, and won seven Grammys®. He also had two albums − 1999 and Purple Rain − awarded the Grammy® Hall of Fame Award. “Purple Rain” won an Academy Award for Best Original Song. He will be remembered as one of the greatest musical entities of all times. Please see an extensive list of titles by and about Prince on CD, LP, DVD, Blu-ray and many books, listed in the Resources area.
  • Mike Posner Mike Posner Riding one of the biggest hit singles of the year, "I Took a Pill in Ibiza," Posner releases his anticipated new album.
  • Catfish and the Bottlemen Catfish and the Bottlemen The 2016 rock & roll breakthrough.
Music News This Week In Music
  • The Tony Awards will be announced on 6/12, and the record-breaking hip hop musical about the Federal Reserve Chairman Hamilton, received a whopping 13 nominations. It’s not the only Original Broadway Score you should pay attention to. There’s also the new Steve Martin & Edie Brickell Bright Star, School of Rock, revivals of The Color Purple and Fiddler on the Roof, and musicals with music written by Duncan Sheik and Sara Bareilles. See all the nominees in our Resources area.
  • The Highwaymen - Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristofferson – will be featured on the PBS series American Masters via the "Friends Till the End" documentary, broadcast on 5/27. A collection of several unreleased live performances will be released on 5/20.
  • The entire world mourns the unexpected loss of one of the greatest musical minds and great performers of all time, Prince. Please see an extensive list of titles by and about Prince on CD, LP, DVD, Blu-ray and many books, listed in the Resources area.