Rolling Stone on Yahoo Music

  • Weekend Rock Question: What Is Drake's Best Song?

    After two years of teasing his fourth official album, Drake finally unleashed Views — formerly known as Views From the 6 — on his fans. Even though it's been three years since his last official, full-length album, Drake has been anything but silent. Last year alone, he released...

    Rolling Stone
  • Lee Ann Womack, Indigo Girls Anchor Massive AmericanaFest Lineup

    The initial lineup for the 17th annual Americana Music Festival and Conference — shorthand: AmericanaFest — has been announced and the diversity is especially impressive this year, even for a genre known for being all-inclusive. Two of country's most powerful female vocalists represent…

    Rolling Stone
  • Ronnie Dunn, Kix Brooks Reunite on Dunn's New Song

    It’s not quite the full reunion that Brooks & Dunn fans may be longing for, but the iconic country duo reunites on Ronnie Dunn’s forthcoming single, “Damn Drunk.” The song, Dunn’s second release as a Nash Icon signee (following " Ain't No Trucks in Texas "), features the vocals of Kix Brooks.…

    Rolling Stone
  • Hear De La Soul's Funky New Song 'Trainwreck'

    De La Soul  released new track "Trainwreck" from their surprise EP, For Your Pain and Suffering . The four-song set was released to tide fans over while the group readies its crowdfunded full-length album, And the Anonymous Nobody .  The LP will be their first since 2004's The Grind Date . …

    Rolling Stone
  • In Studio With Keith Urban: Exclusive Video on the Making of 'Ripcord'

    Juggling a busy schedule of American Idol tapings, tour dates, rehearsals and his wife's film shoots, Keith Urban recorded Ripcord all over the world, booking studio time on three different continents along the way. One week before the album's release, he invited Rolling Stone Country into…

    Rolling Stone
  • See Cyndi Lauper Channel Wanda Jackson on 'Seth Meyers'

    Thanks to her 1983 LP, She's So Unusual , Cyndi Lauper earned five Grammy nominations, winning in the Best New Artist category which included future country superstar duo the Judds among the nominees. But before her Unusual breakthrough, Lauper sang lead and wrote songs for Blue Angel, a…

    Rolling Stone
  • Watch AC/DC Prepare for Tour With Guns N' Roses Singer Axl Rose

    Guns N' Roses singer Axl Rose made his intentions clear about his temporary role as AC/DC  singer: "I want to do right by the band and do right by their fans," he said in a Facebook video with guitarist Angus Young and bassist Cliff Williams. "It's about a respect thing." The clip features…

    Rolling Stone
  • Justin Timberlake: 'I'm Definitely Working on a New Album'

    Following the release of his first new song in three years , Justin Timberlake has confirmed that a follow-up to The 20/20 Experience — 2 of 2 is in the works. The singer and actor spoke with radio stations Friday morning in support of his latest single "Can't Stop...

    Rolling Stone
  • See Luke Bryan, Jason Derulo Trade Falsettos on 'Want to Want Me'

    It may not look like it on paper, but the pairing of Luke Bryan with Jason Derulo for CMT Crossroads is among the long-running series' most natural. Ever since Bryan surprised fans on the social-media app Smule  last year, singing Derulo's "Want to Want Me" with the pop star,...

    Rolling Stone
  • Hear Jennifer Nettles, Jennifer Lopez Find Common Ground in 'My House'

    Jennifer Nettles’ second solo album, Playing With Fire comes out next week, and tucked inside listeners will find an intriguing and unexpected duet with pop superstar Jennifer Lopez. The uptempo "My House" finds Jenny From the Block pairing up with "Jenny From the Dirt Road" for a diversity…

    Rolling Stone
  • Radiohead Release Stunning 'Daydreaming' Video Ahead of New Album

    Radiohead  have released a haunting new single, "Daydreaming," from their much anticipated – and as-yet-untitled – ninth studio album, which arrives digitally on May 8th and in all physical formats on June 17th. They also unveiled an elaborate, maze-like video directed by filmmaker Paul Thomas…

    Rolling Stone
  • Dean Ween Remembers Prince: 'He Was My John Lennon'

    The sonic DNA of Ween  borrows from dozens of classic artists, but Prince 's influence on the cult duo runs especially deep. "As young kids in Ween, it was attainable to imitate Prince," guitarist Mickey Melchiondo, a.k.a. Dean Ween, told Rolling Stone this week. "When we got better, we could…

    Rolling Stone
  • Watch Chance the Rapper Debut Spiritual 'Blessings' on 'Fallon'

    Chance the Rapper  debuted a spiritual, jazzy new single, "Blessings," Thursday on  The Tonight Show . He followed the broadcast by tweeting the cover art and release date (May 13th) for his long-awaited third mixtape, 3 . #Chance3 May 13 pic.twitter.com/tZBILQCVUK — Lil Chano From 79th…

    Rolling Stone
  • Cyndi Lauper Talks Keeping Controversial North Carolina Gig

    While many notable musicians have canceled their North Carolina performances in opposition of the controversial "bathroom bill," Cyndi Lauper has maintained her North Carolina tour date. The singer stopped by Late Night With Seth Meyers to explain her decision. The "bathroom bill" enforces all…

    Rolling Stone
  • See Trace Adkins Walk the Line in New 'Jesus and Jones' Video

    Trace Adkins' brand-new single "Jesus and Jones" — his first for Wheelhouse Records and also his first since checking himself into rehab in 2014 for alcohol dependency — is serious business, nodding to country legend George Jones and revealing a contradiction that Adkins says has always been a big…

    Rolling Stone
  • Hear Justin Timberlake's Sunny New Song 'Can't Stop the Feeling'

    Justin Timberlake  has unveiled his new single, "Can't Stop the Feeling," the pop star's first new song since 2013. The sunny song, which arrived a few minutes after midnight, has the potential to be a contender for the song of the summer. In the video he released with the song, he's in...

    Rolling Stone
  • Electric Zoo: Wild Island Announce Full Lineup

    Bassnectar , Tiësto  and Hardwell  will headline the eighth Electric Zoo, which returns to Randall's Island Park in New York for its Electric Zoo: Wild Island edition. The three-day Labor Day weekend event, which takes place September 2nd through the 4th, also includes newly announced headliners…

    Rolling Stone
  • Axl Rose on AC/DC Gig: 'I'm Just Trying to Do It Justice for the Fans'

    Guns N' Roses ' singer  Axl Rose  has given a rare interview in advance of his impending 12-date Rock or Bust tour singing for AC/DC , which launches on Saturday in Lisbon, Portugal. In the BBC 6 Music Breakfast show interview , which airs on Friday, Rose said he is...

    Rolling Stone
  • Arsenio Hall Sues Sinead O'Connor for $5 Million

    Arsenio Hall is suing Sinead O'Connor for libel due to the singer's recent accusations that the talk show host was not only Prince 's drug dealer for years but that he also spiked O'Connor's marijuana at Eddie Murphy's house. After news spread of the possible place painkillers or hard...

    Rolling Stone
  • Vince Gill, Bret Michaels Anchor Annual City of Hope Softball Game

    For more than a quarter-century, the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game has been a tradition in Nashville's charitable country-music community. Held each year during the fan-filled CMA Music Festival, the 2016 game is set for Tuesday afternoon, June 7th, at 3 p.m. CT, and will take place at…

    Rolling Stone