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Kate Bush Talks ‘Stranger Things’ Comeback in Rare BBC Interview: “The World’s Gone Mad”

There are comebacks, and there is Kate Bush. The 63-year-old English singer, songwriter and national treasure is the hottest property in pop right now, with a little help from a hit sci-fi series. It’s a comeback you didn’t see coming, and couldn’t have made up. Powered by its sync in season four of Netflix’s Stranger […]

Kate Bush Shatters U.K. Records as ‘Running Up That Hill’ Reaches No. 1

Kate Bush has run a U.K. chart race like no other artist, as “Running Up That Hill” (via her label, Fish People) completes its coronation 37 years after release. The veteran English singer’s 1985 hit lifts 2-1, powered by its use in season four of Netflix’s hit series Stranger Things. “I’m overwhelmed by the scale […]

‘The Masked Singer’: Ram Is Dehorned to Reveal Headline-Making Emmy Winner

Ram hit the wall on Wednesday night’s edition of The Masked Singer, as the horned beast became the season’s second contestant to be sent packing. Ram got episode two away with a cover of John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” facing off against Firefly, who impressed with a rendition of Ariana Grande’s “God Is […]

Kanye “Ye” West Says ‘Donda 2’ Will Only Be Released on His Stem Player

Kanye West has another trick up his sleeve. As fans of the rap superstar count the days until the release of his new album Donda 2, Ye, as he now likes to be known, threw a curveball. The LP, he reveals on Instagram, will be an exclusive to the Stem Player, his own puck-shaped gadget. […]

Marilyn Manson Files to Dismiss Esme Bianco’s Lawsuit, Claims Her Allegations Are a “Coordinated Attack”

Esmé Bianco’s harrowing accusations of sexual assault and abuse at the hands of Marilyn Manson are “untrue, meritless” and part of a “coordinated attack by multiple plaintiffs,” the goth-rocker claims in a new court filing seeking to dismiss her lawsuit. Earlier this year, Bianco, a star from the hit HBO series Game of Thrones, stepped […]

Tom Jones Lands Record-Setting U.K. No. 1 Album With ‘Surrounded By Time’

The legendary Welsh singer becomes the oldest male artist to hit the top of the British album charts.

Michael Gudinski, Legendary Australian Independent Music Entrepreneur, Dies at 68

He founded Mushroom Records in 1972 before expanding his business into the sprawling Mushroom Group.

Sylvain Sylvain, New York Dolls Founding Guitarist, Dies at 69

He died Wednesday after a battle with cancer.

Kanye West Admits Election Defeat, Looks to 2024

Kanye West's sputtering race for the presidency never truly got off the starting blocks, and he's finally admitted defeat.

Cher Debuts Song “Happiness Is Just a Thing Called Joe” at Biden Benefit Concert

Cher is throwing her considerable clout behind Joe Biden’s run for the presidency with the release of a new single, "Happiness Is Just a Thing Called Joe."

Hitmakers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis to Release Debut Album as Artists

Production legends Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis are readying their first-ever artist album through a new deal with BMG.

Kanye West Claims ‘Get Out’ Was “About Me” in String of Tweets

A day after his unusual debut political rally in South Carolina, in which he appeared wearing a military-style jacket with "2020" shaved into the back of his head, indulged in an hourlong stream-of-consciousness session and, at one stage, broke down in tears, Kanye West is turning his attention to social media.