Coachella 2020 announced with headliners Rage Against the Machine, Travis Scott and Frank Ocean | Coachella

Coachella, the most high-profile music festival in the US, has announced its full lineup for 2020. Political rap-rock band Rage Against the Machine headline the Friday of the two-weekend festival in April (each weekend featuring the same lineup), as part of their first tour since 2011. The band, which formed in 1991, released four albums

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Lady Gaga: Chromatica review – Gaga rediscovers the riot on her most personal album | Lady Gaga

A criticism often levelled at Lady Gaga is that the fantastical imagery she constructs around her albums eclipses the music itself. But it’s a sliding scale – and one that certainly mattered less when she was knocking out undeniable dance-pop party starters like Poker Face and Just Dance, or cementing her status as pop’s freaky outlier

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‘They use our culture’: the Black creatives and fans holding K-pop accountable | Music

On Tuesday 2 June, Grammy award-winning songwriter and music artist Tiffany Red returned home from a trip to her local mall, where she had encountered the national guard armed with large rifles, an experience that left Red “traumatized”. Exactly one week before, George Floyd had been killed in Minneapolis, and tensions in the country were

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BTS: K-pop stars become first all-South Korean act to top US singles charts | BTS

The K-pop sensation BTS have become the first all-South Korean act to rule the top US singles chart, the industry tracker Billboard announced Monday, with their English-language Dynamite hitting No 1. It’s another milestone cementing the seven-member boy band’s global dominance, just hours after BTS beat US heavyweights including Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande and Taylor

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