Phil Spector, Mary Wilson, Bunny Wailer, DMX and Chick Corea are among the music-industry people to pass away so far in 2021.
Toots & the Maytals, John Prine, Dua Lipa, Billy Strings, Brittany Howard, Fiona Apple, Tiffany Haddish and Snarky Puppy were among the 2021 Grammy Awards winners. Our 24 fave nominees took home 10 awards.
The 2021 Inauguration Playlist, curated by D-Nice and Raedio, is heavy on soul, R&B, hip-hop and reggae, reflecting Vice President-elect Kamala Harris' taste. Check out all 46 tracks.
Singers Little Richard, Bill Withers, Kenny Rogers, Helen Reddy, Toots Hibbert, John Prine, Mac Davis, Charlie Daniels, Trini Lopez, Charlie Pride, Betty Wright and Annie Ross; guitarists Eddie Van Halen and Leslie West; drummer Neil Peart; and pianist McCoy Tyner are among the more than 180 musicians who passed away in 2020.
Paul McCartney gets deep on his latest solo album.