Grammy-award winning singer, songwriter and producer Alicia Keys is confirmed to perform a rare, one-off show in London this week, ahead of the launch of her sixth studio album. The global superstar is set to play, with a number of special guests, at London's Village Underground on Thursday May 26, offering fans the special opportunity to see her perform in an intimate setting for just £25 (about US$37) a ticket.
The first acts have been confirmed by Pitchfork to play the Pitchfork Music Festival Paris later this year. M.I.A., DJ Shadow, Bat For Lashes, Moderat, Chet Faker, Daphi (aka Caribou), and Minor Victories have all been announced to play at the festival, with more acts yet to be announced. The festival's early bird three-day passes have already sold out however regular three-day passes are available on the Pitchfork Music Festival's website.
Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Adele, Macklemore, and The Last Shadow Puppets, plus brand new streaming music from Beth Orton, Father John Misty, Okkervil River, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
Sunday's Billboard Music Awards honored the most popular songs and artists of the year based on chart performance , number of downloads and total airplay. The top performer in 2015 was Adele, followed by Justin Bieber and The Weeknd, who led all winners with eight awards. Performers during the ... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Billboard Music Awards 2016 Adele Justin Bieber The Weeknd This article, Here's the Complete List of Billboard Music Awards Winners, originally appeared on TVGuide.com.
Super songstress Adele has unleashed her latest music video, hot on the heels of her Billboard award haul for Top Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album and Top Selling Song for “Hello”. The music video, directed by Patrick Daughters, who has also previously worked with artists including Muse and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, shows Adele in a long, floral Dolce & Gabbana gown, sporting red-glossed lips and pulled-back hair as she sings into the camera.
Madonna came under fire late Sunday for her tribute to Prince during the Billboard Music Awards ceremony, which critics saw as too distant from the late artist himself. Wearing a shimmering lilac-colored suit, Madonna took to the Las Vegas stage at the end of the evening and sang "Nothing Compares 2 U" followed by "Purple Rain" as she held the hand of surprise guest Stevie Wonder. Despite the tangible emotion, critics said her performance was disappointing, panning it on social media.