Sting Announces MTV-Inspired Rainforest Benefit Concert With Bruce Springsteen, Eurythmics, Bob Geldof

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StingSting has announced a star-studded benefit concert for his Rainforest Foundation Fund charity, which is dedicated to preserving the world’s rainforests and defending the human rights of the indigenous peoples living in them. All proceeds from the event will go directly to support and protect the indigenous people of the rainforest and their land. More »

Watch Smashing Pumpkins Cover James Taylor’s “Fire And Rain”

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Last week, the Smashing Pumpkins kicked off a tour alongside Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, and the band has broken out a new cover on the dates they’ve played so far: James Taylor’s “Fire And Rain,” off the singer-songwriter’s 1970 sophomore album Sweet Baby James. More »

Watch The Killers Play “Land Of The Free” For The First Time, Cover James Taylor On Jimmy Kimmel Live! In Vegas

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The Killers have become Jimmy Kimmel Live! regulars, appearing on the late-night show once every couple of years, even going as far as to team up with him on a Christmas track one year. Their last appearance was back in 2017, in support of their most recent album WonderfulMore »

The Number Ones: James Taylor’s “You’ve Got A Friend”

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James-Taylor-Youve-Got-A-FriendIn The Number Ones, I’m reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart’s beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »

Lil Dicky Is Making A Career Out Of Being Charismatic And Problematic In Equal Measure

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It takes real talent to create a song based on the premise that Chris Brown is the man and end up with something likable. For three minutes and 36 seconds — or 5:21 if you’re watching the music video, as more than 57 million people have so far — that’s the illusion “Freaky Friday” successfully … More »