1. Kanye West, Mumford & Sons, More Teaming on Collaborative Album to End Extreme Poverty

    March 15, 2016 7:00 AM EDT Kanye West , Ellie Goulding , the National and more will collaborate on a new project spearheaded by Mumford & Sons ' Ben Lovett and and Global Citizen co-founder and CEO Hugh Evans. Lovett's band will also contribute to the 12-track album, Metamorphoses , that will be to be…

  2. Mumford & Sons Bring Epic Soundscapes to L.A. With Surprise Club Show

    April 01, 2015 2:17 PM EDT With a radical and impressive new sound, it's surprising nobody screamed "Judas!" at the Roxy. It would not have been entirely out of place for someone in the crowd at Los Angeles' Roxy to have yelled "Judas!" at Tuesday night's Mumford & Sons'…

  3. Mumford & Sons Going On Hiatus for ‘Foreseeable Future’

    September 24, 2013 1:35 AM EDT Mumford & Sons hit the U.K. headlines Monday after revealing the band would be silenced for "the foreseeable future" to allow its members to take a break. The British folk-rock group, which rescheduled North American shows after bass player Ted Dwane suffered a blood clot on…

  4. Mumford & Sons' 'Babel': The Billboard Cover Story

    October 05, 2012 1:00 PM EDT Break out the banjos! Check out Billboard's newest story on the folk-rock group and their staggering, 600,000-unit sales week. "That was quite a sunset!" Marcus Mumford, clutching an acoustic guitar against his white button-up and olive-green tuxedo vest, is a bit breathless…

  5. Mumford & Sons to Bring 'Babel' Sept. 25

    July 16, 2012 12:10 PM EDT Mumford & Sons have announced their highly anticipated sophomore album, "Babel," will be released on Sept. 25 and include twelve new songs from British folk-rockers. Produced by Markus Dravs, who helmed the multi-platinum debut "Sigh No More," the album started to take…

  6. Mumford & Sons Plot Summer Dates, Hint At September Album Release

    May 29, 2012 5:05 PM EDT Mumford & Sons have returned from the Memorial Day weekend with a handful of new tour dates -- and a tentative release date for their highly anticipated sophomore album. First, the confirmed news: the British folk rockers have plotted a series of "Gentlemen of the Road Stopovers"…

  7. Mumford & Sons Finish Recording New Album

    May 02, 2012 1:30 PM EDT Folk-rock stars Mumford & Sons have revealed that the follow-up to their debut, "Sigh No More," has been completed. The question now is not when fans will hear it, but if they'll hear it at all. "We're done recording it," keyboardist Ben Lovett told NME . …

  8. Michael Kiwanuka Talks 'Home Again' Album, Tour & Adele

    March 31, 2012 10:00 AM EDT His voice has drawn comparisons to Otis Redding and Bill Withers , but hotly buzzed-about U.K. soul singer Michael Kiwanuka says that he's keen to establish himself as a performer in his own right. "The artists that I'm compared to are people that I love and think are amazing,…