An emotional Adele led winners at the Brit music awards in London last night.
The year started with Lady Gaga’s forecast that her new CD would be the century’s best.
Albums by Dizzee Rascal and Corinne Bailey Rae are on the 12-strong shortlist for the U.K.’s 2010 Barclaycard Mercury Prize announced today.
It was meant to be a lazy evening of thoughtful folk music in a London park.
Lady Gaga immodestly predicts her next CD will be “the greatest album of the decade.” Not everyone will agree. She faces tough competition.
Some of the best new music is coming from little-known female singers with strong claims to be the new Lady Gaga or Joni Mitchell . Here are some worth downloading.
Things were never likely to go to plan at rock’s greatest show on earth this weekend.
Of the more than 1,000 new rock CDs that landed on my desk this past year, the hottest album came from an alternative band in frozen Canada.
Arcade Fire, Mumford & Sons and Tinie Tempah were winners at the Brit music awards in London tonight.
The London rock band Xx won the Barclaycard Mercury Prize for best British or Irish album last night, beating better-known names such as Paul Weller , Dizzee Rascal and Corinne Bailey Rae .