Brit awards 2021: follow the ceremony live

10.33pm BST22:33 The full Brit award winners Ben Beaumont-Thomas Thanks for following along with us tonight. We’re left with a vintage crop of winners who show the Brits really can be a showcase of diverse and quality British pop, and a little lump in our throats at that NHS choir. Here are all your 2021 … Read more

The style-setting photography of Carlota Guerrero – in pictures

The Spanish photographer’s work has seen her collaborate with musicians such as Solange Knowles and fashion houses from Dior to Nike. A new book, Tengo un Dragón Dentro del Corazón (I Have a Dragon in My Heart), is published this month by Prestel, priced £40. Here is a selection of some of its strikingly beautiful … Read more

Elon Musk to host ‘Saturday Night Live’ on May 8

Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and chief executive officer of Tesla Inc., arrives at the Axel Springer Award ceremony in Berlin, Germany, on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. Johannessen-Koppitz | Bloomberg | Getty Images Elon Musk will host NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” for the first time on May 8, the long-running sketch comedy show announced over … Read more

The 11 most memorable Super Bowl halftime performances

Prince, Beyonce and Lady Gaga performing in past Super Bowl Halftime shows. Getty Images This year’s Super Bowl may kickoff at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday, but for some the true entertainment starts at halftime. Since the very first Super Bowl in 1967, the championship football game has always included a halftime show. However, for … Read more

Music Could Be a Post-Op Panacea, Study Finds

FRIDAY, Jan. 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Heart surgery can be stressful, but researchers may have found a way to reduce patients’ anxiety and postoperative pain — without any extra side effects. A team from the Netherlands found that the simple act of listening to music around the time of surgery may help patients … Read more

Organ music accompanies vaccines at Salisbury Cathedral

About a thousand people over the age of 80 have been vaccinated at Salisbury Cathedral on its first day of opening as a vaccination centre. The 800-year-old cathedral in south-west England has been closed during lockdown, with services taking place online. Its music director said he’d chosen pieces by Bach, Handel and Pachelbel to help … Read more

‘Mum responded to Bengali music more than Beatles’

Charities are using tailored music to bring back memories for dementia patients from ethnic minorities. To mark World Alzheimer’s Day, the BBC has created a catalogue of world music to help people from all cultures living with dementia. Music producer Naughty Boy is supporting the BBC Music Memories project, his mother has dementia. Source link

ByteDance quietly racks up users for its music streaming app in global push as TikTok sale looms

ByteDance staff walk past the ByteDance headquarters building in Beijing on July 8, 2020. Greg Baker | AFP | Getty Images China’s ByteDance, the owner of TikTok, has quietly been racking up users for its music streaming service Resso, as it continues to expand its international presence despite ongoing U.S. pressure.  The app, which was … Read more

Facebook will add music videos after deals with labels

In this screengrab, Lele Pons speaks during SHEIN Together Virtual Festival to benefit the COVID – 19 Solidarity Response Fund for WHO powered by the United Nations Foundation on May 09, 2020. Getty Images Facebook plans to launch music videos starting in the U.S. on August 1 after reaching deals with a slew of music … Read more