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The surprising benefits of singing at work

The surprising benefits of singing at work

Bankers, lawyers, and engineers are finding workplace happiness singing in workplace choirs.

'Assassin's Creed Symphony' concerts will also feature holograms

This summer, Ubisoft and MGP Live will debut the Assassin's Creed Symphony -- a concert series bringing the game's soundtrack to stage. As the saga of Assassin's Creed plays out on screen, a live
'Assassin's Creed Symphony' concerts will also feature holograms

'Assassin's Creed Symphony' concerts will also feature holograms

This summer, Ubisoft and MGP Live will debut the Assassin's Creed Symphony -- a concert series bringing the game's soundtrack to stage. As the saga of Assassin's Creed plays out on screen, a live
Kanye West's Sunday Service Celebrates 'College Dropout' 15th Anniversary

Kanye West's Sunday Service Celebrates 'College Dropout' 15th Anniversary

Another Sunday means another edition of Kanye West’s inspirational Sunday Service.
See a choir of drunk people absolutely nail the Backstreet Boys hit 'I Want It That Way'

See a choir of drunk people absolutely nail the Backstreet Boys hit 'I Want It That Way'

A crowd of 1,500 people harmonizing their way through a Backstreet Boys ballad? It's better than it sounds. Pub Choir, a traveling musical experience in which strangers drink and sing together,
How to Sing in a Choir, According to a Champion A Cappella Group

How to Sing in a Choir, According to a Champion A Cappella Group

You don’t need to be a virtuoso to succeed in a choir. You need a willingness to practice and learn, and “the basic ability to hear and emulate,” says Mira Taferner, artistic director of the a
Watch: Here’s an Exclusive Clip From Atlanta’s ‘Robbin’ Season’

Watch: Here’s an Exclusive Clip From Atlanta’s ‘Robbin’ Season’

Atlanta is back Thursday, March 1, on FX. We were all reeling from excitement and wanted more when the new trailer for the show dropped recently; luckily, The Root has an exclusive clip in celebration
David Byrne teamed up with Choir! Choir! Choir! to cover Bowie's 'Heroes'

David Byrne teamed up with Choir! Choir! Choir! to cover Bowie's 'Heroes'

At the Under the Radar Festival in New York City earlier this month, a crowd of soon-to-be singers rehearsed "back ups" for David Bowie's "Heroes." After an hour, they were performing the song with
After eating ghost peppers, this Danish boys choir sings a Christmas carol

After eating ghost peppers, this Danish boys choir sings a Christmas carol

This Danish boys choir attempts to plow through "Oh Come, All Ye Faithful" after each downing a whole (ghost?) pepper. A sadistic YouTuber and "chilienthusiast" by the name of Chili Klaus gave each

Watch Google, Facebook, Apple, Twitter, and Pinterest battle in a Pitch Perfect sing-off

What would bring together the hypercompetitive people from Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest during the holidays? A good old-fashioned a cappella sing-off, that’s what. In late November
France is banning mobile phones in schools

France is banning mobile phones in schools

On Sunday, France’s education minister announced that mobile phones will be banned from primary, junior, and middle schools, calling it a matter of “public health.”…