Pop

Taylor Swift – ‘1989’ album review

It’s an all-out pop trip for album number five, but executed brilliantly by this increasingly savvy star.

Kara - We Are Shining

This is the debut album from the duo. It includes the songs 'Hot Love' and 'Wasted Time'. The Guardian gave it four stars saying it is: "head-swirlingly intoxicating and making irresistible demands of your hips and feet".

Damon Albarn: Live - Royal Albert Hall

Headlining at the Royal Albert Hall for the first time, Damon Albarn has already performed a number of dates globally with his band The Heavy Seas this year. These shows will see Albarn and The Heavy Seas joined by some special guests.

Annie Lennox interview: 'I'm too happy to write songs'

For her new album, Nostalgia, Annie Lennox is exploring some American classics, she tells Neil McCormick.

Meghan Trainor's All About That Bass is longest reigning single of 2014

US singers hit ties with Clean Bandits Rather Be as most enduring single of the year, while Ben Howard's I Forgot Where We Were has debuted at No 1 in the album charts.

Annie Lennox: The Jazz Singer

Annie Lennox is a far more fascinating artist than she’s often given credit for. Perhaps because she has been around for decades (she’s now 60) and hasn’t self-destructed like her friend Amy Winehouse or gone into exile for ages like Kate Bush, or P

We Are Shining: Kara review a head-swirlingly intoxicating dance record

Londoners Morgan Zarate and Acyde boast an impressive CV, including production work for Kanye West, but that doesn't prepare you for the delirious pleasures of their debut.

Nostalgia - Annie Lennox

“Nostalgia” is Annie’s seventh solo album, produced by Lennox and frequent collaborator Mike Stevens. Nostalgia is a collection of the legendary singer-songwriter’s impassioned takes on iconic American compositions that still continue to resonate

Sings The Great Diva Classics - Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin, the incomparable “Queen of Soul,” will release her highly anticipated brand new studio album ARETHA FRANKLIN SINGS THE GREAT DIVA CLASSICS on October 20th via RCA Records. Aretha’s unsurpassed vocal styling permeates on popular d

Lady Gaga, O2 Arena, London

Gaga’s relationship with her fanbase, her “Little Monsters”, is quite a thing. I’ve not seen the O2 so permanently on its feet. Large swathes of her capacity crowd are up and dancing right from the opening number. They adore her and are dressed to