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Meet Grimes, the Canadian pop star who streams video games and is dating Elon Musk

The billionaire tech CEO Elon Musk and the pop star Grimes made their debut as a couple at the 2018 Met Gala. Meet the Canadian singer and producer who taught herself how to make music on GarageBand.

As a longtime Spotify devotee, I’m always shocked people don’t know about one of its best features — here’s how to use it

Spotify is an incredible service I never feel bad about paying for — especially because it allows uploads from my computer that I can take anywhere.
Aretha Franklin

Soul music legend Aretha Franklin has died at age 76

Aretha Franklin died at her home in Detroit on Thursday, her publicist told the Associated Press. The soul-music legend's death follows reports earlier this week that cited friends and family of the singer saying Franklin was "gravely ill."
Travis Scott.

Rapper Travis Scott is giving away $100,000 to fans through the Cash app

Travis Scott announced that he would commemorate the success of his No. 1 album, "Astroworld," by giving away $100,000 to his fans through the Cash App. Scott has since sent sums ranging from $50 to $1,000 to several fans on Twitter for tweeting lyrics from "Astroworld."

49 years ago today, 400,000 people descended on a farm for the greatest music festival of all time

A look back at the Woodstock Music Festival, which happened 49 years ago today.

‘Despacito’ rapper Daddy Yankee says he had $2 million in jewelry stolen by a man who impersonated him

"Despacito" rapper Daddy Yankee was allegedly robbed of $2 million in jewelry in Spain this week by a man who impersonated him to gain access to the safe in his hotel room. His representatives confirmed the robbery in a tweet on Thursday.

Musicians only got 12% of the $43 billion the music industry generated in 2017, and it mostly came from touring

Recording artists received just 12% of the $43 billion that the music industry generated in 2017, according to a Citigroup report. The proportion of the total music industry revenue artists are capturing has actually risen since 2000, when artists took home only a 7% share of the revenue.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' "Thrift Shop."

The worst hit song of every year since 2000, from Macklemore to Train (twice)

We revisited Billboard's annual lists of its top 100 singles dating back to the year 2000, and we selected what we deemed to be the worst song from each year's top 10.
Panorama Music Festival in 2016, its inaugural year.

5 artists you should see at Panorama music festival this weekend

Headlined this year by The Weeknd, Janet Jackson, and The Killers, Panorama Music Festival's lineup also features acclaimed indie and R&B acts, including St. Vincent and SZA.
Grimes later deleted this tweet.

Grimes said she tried to encourage a union vote at Tesla in a now-deleted tweet

The Canadian musician Grimes, who is dating Tesla CEO Elon Musk, tried to encourage a union vote among Tesla employees, she said on Tuesday in a since-deleted tweet. A unionization effort at Tesla has created tension between the company and some employees.