2015 Blue Note Jazz Festival to Tap Latin Flavor

Afro-Spanish torch singer Buika, Cuban percussionist Pedrito Martinez, neo-bossa nova artist Bebel Gilberto, and Latin-Grammy nominee Natalie Cole are among the artists set to bring a Latin tinge to the Blue Note Jazz Festival in June. Latin music fans could also be drawn to a concert at Town Hall by Freshlyground, the African collective that became known world wide after collaborating with Shakira on “Waka Waka.”
Cynthia Lennon

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr & Yoko Ono Remember Cynthia Lennon

Cynthia Lennon -- ex-wife of late Beatles legend John and mother of Julian -- died Wednesday (April 1) after a brief battle with cancer. Cynthia and John were married from 1962 to 1968, at the very start of the Beatles' rise to mega-stardom.
Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"

'Uptown Funk' Is Longest-Leading Hot 100 No. 1 of the 2010s

Mark Ronson's "Uptown Funk!," featuring Bruno Mars, is the longest-leading Billboard Hot 100 of the 2010s, ruling the chart for a 13th week. It's also just the 10th single in the Hot 100's entire history to spend at least 13 weeks at No. 1.
Joni Mitchell

What Is Morgellons Disease? A Primer on Joni Mitchell's Rare Condition

Joni Mitchell, who entered the hospital yesterday (March 31), has long suffered from a little-understood condition called Morgellons disease. The intensity of the disease caused the singer to almost completely stop performing, recording, and traveling in recent years.