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K-Pop Singer Jung Joon-young Admits to Illicitly Filming Women

K-Pop Singer Jung Joon-young Admits to Illicitly Filming Women

The K-Pop star Jung Joon-young, center, was surrounded by reporters as he arrived at Incheon International Airport in South Korea on Tuesday.
Hal Blaine, Pop Music’s Go-To Studio Drummer, Is Dead at 90

Hal Blaine, Pop Music’s Go-To Studio Drummer, Is Dead at 90

Hal Blaine in about 1970. He played drums on at least 40 singles that reached No. 1 on the Billboard pop chart,
Album Review: Maren Morris Is Good for Pop, but Pop Isn’t Good for Her

Album Review: Maren Morris Is Good for Pop, but Pop Isn’t Good for Her

The songs on Maren Morris’s new album, “Girl,” move away from the disarmingly detailed tracks on her major label debut, “Hero.”
K-Pop Star Faces Charge in Nightclub Prostitution Case

K-Pop Star Faces Charge in Nightclub Prostitution Case

Lee Seung-hyun, who performs under the name Seungri, onstage with the K-pop boy band Big Bang in 2015.
K-Pop Star Faces Charge in Nightclub Prostitution Case

K-Pop Star Faces Charge in Nightclub Prostitution Case

Lee Seung-hyun, who performs under the name Seungri, onstage with the K-pop boy band Big Bang in 2015.
Playlist: The Playlist: The Black Keys’ Fuzzy Stomp, and 10 More New Songs

Playlist: The Playlist: The Black Keys’ Fuzzy Stomp, and 10 More New Songs

The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney have returned with their first new song since 2014.
For Nakhane, Songs Can Be Painful and Dangerous. His New Album Is a Balm.

For Nakhane, Songs Can Be Painful and Dangerous. His New Album Is a Balm.

It was the collapse of all that Nakhane knew — his exit from the church, a period of financial hardship and quasi-homelessness — that led to the emotional breakthroughs he explores on “You Will Not
Karen O and Danger Mouse Made an Album. It Only Took 11 Years.

Karen O and Danger Mouse Made an Album. It Only Took 11 Years.

Karen O, singer of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and the producer Danger Mouse teamed up for an album, “Lux Prima.”
Critic’s Pick: Solange Defies Pop Expectations on ‘When I Get Home’

Critic’s Pick: Solange Defies Pop Expectations on ‘When I Get Home’

Solange’s new album, “When I Get Home,” is another step away from ordinary pop expectations.
Michael Jackson Is Pulled From Some Radio Setlists Amid ‘Leaving Neverland’ Uproar

Michael Jackson Is Pulled From Some Radio Setlists Amid ‘Leaving Neverland’ Uproar

Michael Jackson, center, and James Safechuck, right, on a plane in 1988. In the documentary “Leaving Neverland,” Mr. Safechuck details disturbing accusations against the singer.
Michael Jackson Fans Are Tenacious. ‘Leaving Neverland’ Has Them Poised for Battle.

Michael Jackson Fans Are Tenacious. ‘Leaving Neverland’ Has Them Poised for Battle.

In the age of the 21st century fan community, perhaps no group is more emphatic, organized and passionate than Michael Jackson’s supporters.
HBO Film Revives Lurid Claims, Imperiling Thriving Michael Jackson Estate

HBO Film Revives Lurid Claims, Imperiling Thriving Michael Jackson Estate

Mr. Jackson’s Neverland compound in Southern California in 2003.
Michael Jackson Documentary Revives Lurid Claims, Imperiling His Thriving Estate

Michael Jackson Documentary Revives Lurid Claims, Imperiling His Thriving Estate

Mr. Jackson’s Neverland compound in Southern California in 2003.
Playlist: The Playlist: Solange’s Surprise, and 14 More New Songs

Playlist: The Playlist: Solange’s Surprise, and 14 More New Songs

Solange released a new album, “When I Get Home,” early Friday with little notice.
Ryan Adams Tour Is Canceled Weeks After Allegations Emerge

Ryan Adams Tour Is Canceled Weeks After Allegations Emerge

The singer-songwriter Ryan Adams, in Austin, Tex., in 2016. He has canceled a tour that was to start March 30.
Ryan Adams Tour Is Canceled Weeks After Allegations Emerge

Ryan Adams Tour Is Canceled Weeks After Allegations Emerge

The singer-songwriter Ryan Adams, in Austin, Tex., in 2016. He has canceled a tour that was to start March 30.
Adia Victoria Wants to Make the Blues Dangerous Again

Adia Victoria Wants to Make the Blues Dangerous Again

Adia Victoria calls herself a modern blues woman. “The blues isn’t just a sound,” she said.

The Brilliant Uncertainty of the Grateful Dead’s ‘Dark Star’

Fifty years ago, the band recorded the most entrancing version of its most hypnotic composition.
R. Kelly Released From Jail After Making Bail on Sexual Abuse Charges

R. Kelly Released From Jail After Making Bail on Sexual Abuse Charges

R. Kelly leaving Cook County Jail in Chicago with his lawyer Steven Greenberg on Monday, after a woman identifying herself as a friend posted $100,000 bail.
R. Kelly Released From Jail After Making Bail on Sexual Abuse Charges

R. Kelly Released From Jail After Making Bail on Sexual Abuse Charges

R. Kelly leaving Cook County Jail in Chicago with his lawyer Steven Greenberg on Monday, after a woman identifying herself as a friend posted $100,000 bail.