Do You Know The Man In The Photo? He’s the World’s Greatest Singer

You’re truly missing out if you haven’t heard the music of these artists. Jesse Kornbluth on some seriously talented Muslim musicians.

The Song of my Summer: ‘Nights Like This You Better Not Miss’

Jesse Kornbluth will be jamming out to this artist all summer.

Are Pop Stars Destined to Die Young?

Does a quest for fame lead to an early demise?

The Top 10 Unbelievable Facts in Music History

These music facts have us scratching our heads.

Becoming Michael Jackson

Spike Lee’s new documentary captures Michael (and his brothers) as he struggles to rise above the child star label, move past the family dynamic that had held him in its grip, and develop his own vision.

The List of Mystifying Hits

Everyone knows a song that makes their skin crawl.

Mark Ronson on How Sampling Transformed Music

Mark Ronson on How Sampling Transformed Music

Who Will Be the Face of Rock — in 300 Years?

“As the timeline moves forward, tangential artists in any field fade from the collective radar, until only one person remains; the significance of that individual is then exaggerated, until the genre and the person become interchangeable.”

How Stuff Works: Acoustic Guitar

Without the acoustic guitar, music as we know it today, would be less likely to strike a chord.

Behind the Tears: A Son’s Song of Love and Pain

What’s a man made of? This video of a son singing to his terminally-ill mother might tell you more than you think.

When Wood and Wire Come to Life

She’s been waiting patiently for my hands to being her back to life and etch more stories into her body. As is the way with love, she will, in turn, etch more stories into mine.

3 Essential Business Lessons from Elton John Hit Songs

In this episode of the Starve the Doubts podcast, Melissa Thomas explains how she and her husband paid off over $43,000 in debt to pursue her dream of meeting Elton John.

The Dueling Pianist Returns

On this episode of the Starve the Doubts podcast, John shares business advice and lessons he’s learned along the way.

Feelin’ Stronger Every Day

Almost 50 years after the band’s formation, Chicago was finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. — Almost 50 years after the band’s formation, Chicago was finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 8, 2016. In a flawless set during the ceremony, aired on HBO on April […]

Digging Deeper Into Prince’s Musical Legacy

There’s no denying the impact – and greatness – of the Purple Rain soundtrack, but it would be a mistake to think that it represented the totality of Prince…

The Book He Won’t Finish

Although Prince had reportedly written 50 or so pages, his sudden, tragic loss will sadly keep his mystery intact.