Canadian music star's deal with Hipgnosis Songs covers his publishing copyrights of all of his music released prior to December 31, 2021 as well as his artist rights to lucrative master recordings and neighbouring rights royalties.
Mbole (pronounced "em-bo-lay") developed around a quarter of a century ago has become part of Cameroon's cultural mainstream and a powerful form of expression for its frustrated youth.
Virtuoso pianist Daniel Barenboim has been acclaimed for a career which saw him begin performing internationally as a pianist aged 10 and then become a leading conductor.
Sudanese tambo-guitar grooves, strident Afghan street music and dubbed-out folk from Northern Japan were among this year's sonic highlights from around the globe.
TRT World’s Album of the Month for November is Indo-jazz drummer and composer Sarathy Korwar’s percussive odyssey ‘Kalak’, which muses over questions of time and identity.
Still the most successful album of all time, Thriller shaped the music industry for decades to come and consecrated Michael Jackson as the "King of Pop".
TRT World’s Album of the Month for October is multi-instrumentalist and producer Kutiman’s sixth album, which delivers twelve tracks of globetrotting psych-funk and soul.
As younger generation is buying turntables and artists have been moving to vinyl, dozens of record-pressing factories have been built to try to meet demand in North America, and it's still not enough.
The chart-topping singer's website also showed what appeared to be a new solo album available for pre-order.
Next year's Grammy Awards ceremony will include five new categories to honour the industry's diverse communities.
Prosecutors claim the Colombian singer was living in the northern Spanish region of Catalonia between 2012 and 2014 and failed to pay tax on her income during that time.
A growing number of Dalits are using hip-hop music to express anger toward existing caste inequities in Indian society.
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