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    Eagles overtake Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ in album race

    Reuters. Los Angeles | Updated at 06:39pm on August 21, 2018

    The Eagles' greatest hits compilation featuring rock classics such as ‘Take It Easy’ and ‘Witchy Woman’ has dethroned Michael Jackson's ‘Thriller’ as the top-selling album...

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    Queen of Pop Madonna slated

    Reuters. New York | Updated at 06:10pm on August 21, 2018

    The Queen of Pop Madonna led a tribute on Monday to the late Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA's) but angered fans...

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    Camila beats Beyonce, Drake for top VMA prizes

    Reuters. New York | Updated at 05:27pm on August 21, 2018

    Cuban-born Camila Cabello beat out heavy hitters Beyonce, Bruno Mars and Drake to take home the two top prizes at the MTV Video Music Awards...

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    Diverse music shows to be aired

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:33pm on August 20, 2018

    Different TV channels will air diverse music shows including, classical, traditional, contemporary, and band shows featuring the leading singers and bands in their week-long Eid...

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    Singles dominate Eid audio market

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on August 19, 2018

    Like Eid in the previous year single-track albums, mostly in music video forms, will dominate Eid music releases....

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    Prince’s albums made available for streaming

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:12am on August 19, 2018

    The estate of prolific late pop icon Prince made more than 300 songs from his later career available on digital download and streaming services for...

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    Role of music in traditional performance arts analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:51pm on August 18, 2018

    Music has always been a major, often defining, component in traditional performance arts for centuries. The role of music in traditional performance arts...

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    Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit

    Reuters | Updated at 09:59pm on August 17, 2018

    Aretha Franklin, the preacher’s daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning ‘Queen of Soul’ with such hit songs as ‘Respect’ and ‘Chain of Fools,’...

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    ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    Agence France-Presse . Detroit | Updated at 03:23pm on August 17, 2018

    Aretha Franklin, the music icon, legendary singer and ‘Queen of Soul’ loved by millions whose history-making career spanned six decades, died at her...

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    Madonna celebrates turning 60 in Marrakech

    Agence France-Presse . Rabat | Updated at 06:13pm on August 16, 2018

    Madonna, the Queen of Pop, appears to have travelled to the former imperial city of Marrakech in western Morocco to celebrate her...