Biz Markie, who infused his music with so much fun and humor that he became known as "The Clown Prince of Hip Hop," has died, his manager, Jenni Izumi, confirmed to CNN.
Stacker chose 15 major festivals with announced 2021 dates to curate a slideshow for music lovers who have been missing the sounds of live music.
After more than a decade, Britney Spears broke her silence about her father, Jamie Spears' conservatorship on June 23, 2021.
Blink-182 singer and bassist Mark Hoppus is undergoing chemotherapy for cancer, he said Wednesday on his social media accounts.
Blake Shelton is headed back on the road, and bringing some friends along, with a planned stop at Gwinnett's Infinite Energy Arena.
The sounds of bluegrass music will fill Everett’s Music Barn in Suwanee for most of Saturday as the venue hosts its Spring Music Festival.
ATLANTA — A curated, destination music festival by music lovers, for music lovers, Lost Art Music Festival presented by Cathead Distillery celebrates the Americana fan community through high-energy performances and immersive experiences in a spacious, outdoor environment with strict COVID gu…
With Broadway theaters shut down during the pandemic, artists are turning to Clubhouse, a buzzy audio app often used for networking and virtual panels, to create free full-length musicals.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Despite sharing news he is currently in quarantine with COVID-19, Luke Bryan and the team at UMG Nashville do have something to celebrate with the out-of-the-gate success of his brand new single “Waves” as it tallied the most adds at country radio its debut week. Bryan pre…
Stacker presents the top 50 most popular baby names shared by famous musicians using from Behind the Name's list of notable musicians and the Social Security Administration's 2018 name popularity rankings. Ties are broken by the names' popularity or the number of babies given those names.
Shamus Goss had plans to walk-on and play basketball in college, only he never stepped foot on the basketball court.
John Brannigan of Dacula has been named a semifinalist in the Hammerstein International Youth Solo Competition’s college category.
ATLANTA — During an extraordinary time of triple crises — pandemic, upheaval, and racial unrest — the 2021 Atlanta Music Festival draws attention to the environment, an often-overlooked aspect of social justice and equality.
Bob Dylan has sold his entire catalog of songs, which encompasses more than 600 songs over 60 years, in a "landmark agreement" with Universal Music Publishing Group.
If you've ever had a song stuck in your head but can't remember enough lyrics to search for it, Google has a solution: hum to search.
All seven members of boy band BTS have become multimillionaires after their label, Big Hit Entertainment, pulled off South Korea's biggest stock market listing in three years.
Apple's new subscription bundle, Apple One, will give consumers a chance to try out multiple new Apple services and potentially save a few bucks.
The days of vinyl records being a nostalgic relic of the past are long gone. This year, vinyl sales have outpaced CD sales in the United States for the first time since the 1980s.
Sugar Hill city officials announced Thursday that the 2020 concert season at The Bowl at Sugar Hill has been postponed due to COVID-19 concerns.
British singer Vera Lynn, whose sentimental ballads during World War II provided the soundtrack for the Allied war effort, has died at the age of 103, according to a statement from the Dame Vera Lynn Children's Charity on Thursday.
Georgia’s top chamber students were originally scheduled to perform at the annual Franklin Pond Chamber Music statewide competition Clayton State University's Spivey Hall, but organizers found a way to create a first-of-its kind socially distanced competition.
Officials in the city of Loganville are aiming to make this summer feel more like normal for its residents after months of closures caused by the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic.
The National Association of Music Merchants has named Gwinnett County Public Schools one of the nation’s Best Communities for Music Education.
Quavious Keyate Marshall, better known as Quavo from the rap group Migos, announced his graduation from Berkmar High School on Thursday.
The guitar that Kurt Cobain played during his 1993 "MTV Unplugged" performance is expected to sell at auction next month for at least $1 million.
ALBANY – One of Albany’s hometown music heroes is picking up his guitar to help support the front line medical heroes battling COVID-19 in southwest Georgia. Worldwide recording star and “American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips announced an upcoming live stream event scheduled for Thursday at…
When 7-year-old William Zhang’s fingers touch the keys of a piano, it feels like he’s figure skating, like his fingers are dancing, like he’s projecting the images he sees in his head, he said.
William Zhang's first time playing the piano inside a classroom at Georgia Institute of Technology when he was 1 year old and 3 months. Since then, he has been named a first place award winner at the American Protege International Piano & String competition, and last year he made his Car…
What began as an awkward moment for some who attended Sturgill Simpson’s Good Look’n Tour on March 7 at Infinite Energy Arena actually stole the show.
Grab your hats and head to a free showing of the 146th Kentucky Derby May 2 at Buford Community Center Amphitheater, which will be followed by performances from the Kentucky Headhunters and Georgia Thunderbirds.
Five concerts will be held, once a month, from May until September during the city's second-ever summer concert series.
The Infinite Energy Center is a finalist for the Academy of Country Music's Arena of the Year award, among other finalists like the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Madison Square Garden in New York, Van Andel Arena in Missouri and VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla.
I was first introduced to Post Malone in 2015 by a roommate who showed me his Soundcloud, then a billboard on a busy avenue in Los Angeles. The first song I heard was called “White Iverson.” It was a summer anthem that had lots of NBA references and some lyrics that appeal to a young profess…
Post Malone brought the second leg of his Runaway Tour to Gwinnett Tuesday night, playing Infinite Energy Arena with opening acts Tyla Yaweh and Swae Lee.
The 2020 NCAA March Madness Music Festival announced Thursday the addition of another top music artist — multiplatinum selling chart topping singer songwriter, Halsey — to the first all-female version of the annual Capital One Jam Fest, which coincides with Atlanta hosting college basketball…
Teen sensation wins across the board for her song "Bad Guy" and album "When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?" produced with her brother Finneas O'Connell, as NBA legend Kobe Bryant was honored throughout the 62nd annual awards.
Singer-songwriter James Taylor and his All-Star Band are coming to Infinite Energy Arena with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Jackson Browne on June 29.