He fearlessly pushed at artistic boundaries, and believed in the spontaneity of live performance; Freddie Mercury’s legend continues.
Not unlike gospel music, death metal seems heavily preoccupied with spiritual matters. Does this mean Death Metal is a form of spiritual music?
Active arts activities where you are an active participant will best help you through the long days of lockdown.
Falsetto male pop and opera artists fascinate us with their high voices, but it’s also intriguing to know anyone can find a falsetto sound.
The falsetto virtuosity of the Weeknd, headliner of this year’s Super Bowl halftime show, contrasts with popular ShantyTok singalongs. How do these both reflect masculinity in 2021?
Crews sang the songs to ease the fears, anxieties and loneliness of daily life on merchant ships.
Joplin’s voice stirs something deep within us. What is it about her that still makes us listen?
Our video shows aerosol emissions from singing a simple scale. No wonder singing in a choir can be risky.
Many boys stop singing at adolescence – but with the right support, they can continue to sing through their voice change and emerge as lifetime singers.
Singing is integral to humans. And it has important social and psychological benefits for children.
Busking has long been a way for musicians to gain performance experience and garner a following. Digital platforms are powerful tools that can transmit local artists to global audiences.
Penn State researchers who call themselves the ‘Happy Birthday Club’ suggest that we shouldn’t make judgments about our singing abilities based on familiar tunes that happen to be really hard.
Hit television show The Masked Singer encourages us to hone our listening skills. In fact, the voice gives us clues about emotion and identity every day.
Behind the wordless language of the jazz greats.
When record executives tried to mold Franklin’s sound to their liking, her career sputtered. Then legendary producer Jerry Wexler came along. His approach? Stay out of her way.
Almost anyone can be taught how to sing.
Humans are the only ape that sings, but we’re also the only ape that sings poorly. It’s a lot easier to whistle.
Derbyshire police’s male-voice choir is out of tune with the modern world in refusing to admit women.
The tradition of carol singing at Christmas appears to be going through a revival and it’s bringing communities together.
Using cutting edge technology to construct ham-fisted duets with dead singers to boost sales is sad way to listen to great artists.