Rock and Roll Hall of Famers the Pretenders are delivering a new album this fall, their first since 2008. It’s called "Alone" and it’s due Oct. 21 via BMG. Frontwoman Chrissie Hynde recorded the new album with Black Keys guitarist-vocalist Dan Auerbach.
The numbers have been tallied and “One Dance” is Billboard’s 2016 Song of the Summer. And it wasn’t even close; the Drake hit (featuring WizKid and Kyla) led the weekly Songs of the Summer chart each week from Memorial Day through Labor Day. But what about you? What song defined your summer?
If you’re holding out for new White Stripes music, things aren’t looking too rosy. But these days White devotees looking for nostalgia are in luck. Jack White is releasing a career-spanning acoustic album and to go with it, he’s shared a rarity-filled timeline on his web site.
Zac Farro spent summer 2016 drumming on the new Paramore album and readying "Sudden Feeling," the second full length from his intensely vibey solo project Halfnoise. Billboard is premiering "Sudden Feeling" ahead of its Sept. 9 release date.
Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography "Born to Run" will finally hit stores Sept. 27. In a Vanity Fair cover story, the Boss broke down the new book, and went deep on his next album, his touring plans, mental health, and much more.
A new feature film is taking a deep dive into the tragedy on Dec. 8, 1980 that took the lives of one of the world’s most iconic songwriters. "The Lennon Report" -- in theaters Oct. 7 -- gives a dramatic look at what transpired behind the scenes when John Lennon was rushed to Roosevelt Hospital.