Roger Waters recorded verses by Palestinian national poet Mahmoud Darwish intended as a rebuke to President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel with the intention of moving the U.S. embassy there from Tel Aviv. "After the relics are gone/ Where, oh white master, are you
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Roger Waters Recite Palestinian Poem in New Anti-Trump Song 'Supremacy'
Have you ever wondered about the origins of "yacht rock"? Or how Van Morrison made his enigmatic classic? Look no further than these excellent new books.
3 Kings: Diddy, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z and Hip-Hop's Multibillion-Dollar Rise by Zack O'Malley Greenburg
In the past 20 years, hip-hop has produced enough wanna-be Warren Buffetts to fill the biggest strip club in Atlanta. But,
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: From Jay-Z to Yacht Rock, 4 Great Music Books to Read Right Now
Leon Bridges released a pair of new songs from his upcoming sophomore album. "Bad Bad News" pushes Bridges' vintage soul towards the dance floor, while "Bet Ain't Worth the Hand" is an ornately arranged ballad.
"Bad News" is the peppier number, with a strutting bassline, surging backing vocals and flashes of fluid, George Benson-like guitar. Bridges displays some bravado here that was
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Leon Bridges Previews New LP With Funky 'Bad Bad News'
Madonna will direct the upcoming film Taking Flight about Michaela DePrince, the Sierra Leonean ballet star who also appeared in Beyoncé's Lemonade. The new film will be adapted by Camilla Blackett from the memoir
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As gun control again overtakes the national conversation, Fall Out Boy and G-Eazy announced Monday that they will co-headline a Washington, D.C.
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Pete Wentz: I Want to Be 'Soundtrack' to Gun Control Movement
Nokie Edwards, whose guitar playing in the Ventures helped define surf rock and earned the group a place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, died on Monday. He was 82 years old.
"Nokie Edwards passed away today after several months battling an infection after hip surgery this past December," says
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21 Savage performed his money-making ode "Bank Account" on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Monday. He also announced the launch of the 21 Savage Bank Account Campaign, which will help teens achieve financial literacy.
21 Savage's vocal tone – soft, rigid, resolutely un-melodic – is unusual in hip-hop at
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