Delta’s music defined the lives of teenage girls like me – but she is still waiting to join the hall of fame.
Caring responsibilities and parenthood are common reasons for women in music taking a break. These responsibilities then create barriers to re-establishing careers and career progression.
Spirited, defiant and always at the mercy of her mental health issues, the Irish singer will be forever remembered for her pure, clear voice and willingness to speak out on injustice.
A new survey found sexual violence disempowers female music workers, deters non-binary communities from working in the industry, and discourages punters from going to gigs.
The maths are simple. Most Taylor Swift fans wanting tickets to her Australian shows will miss out.
During the only major performance she gave in her home country, Gilberto was booed.
From majors to indies to artists, the industry is in the unusual position of facing a common enemy.
Their popularity can’t be explained by the nostalgia of baby boomers or superior sound quality. So what’s going on?
Jackson used his musical talents to overcome racial barriers in the United States. But telling Jackson’s story may not be legal under proposed laws restricting how race is taught.
A cold-blooded shooting is a common trope in gangsta rap - but a disturbing new development in South African hip-hop.
Africa is considered too high risk as a destination for big US pop tours - but Beyoncé could and should break the mould.
Google is one of a number of companies getting involved in AI music-generation.
TikTok is shaping the music industry like never before, but with rumours that the app may soon launch its own streaming service, the stakes for creative freedom are high.
In a strong field of diverse artists, the north London rapper stood out with her exuberant, personal-political, genre-busting album.
Whether we’re talking songs that are popular on Spotify, or were Billboard hits through the ‘40s up to recent years, popularity cannot be attributed solely to quantifiable acoustic elements.
What do we love about seeing children perform? And how do their performances shape our understanding of childhood?
It’s not the role of copyright law to limit creativity.
Five red flags parents should listen for in popular songs.
Many of Russia’s creative class are speaking out against the war in Ukraine and experiencing financial repercussions. As a result, many are leaving the country
Creator culture on TikTok is changing the way hits are made, how music is promoted, and how the world discovers music, even for those artists who choose not to engage with it.