Annie Mac has accused critics of having a “problem” with conversations about race after she faced a backlash for playing a song by the rapper Dave on her radio show.
The decision of Global to cut many regional radio shows has been branded a “travesty” by shadow culture secretary Tom Watson.
Drake has been named the global recording artist of 2018.
Janet Jackson is joining the growing list of stars with residencies in Las Vegas.
A Spanish court investigating Shakira for possibly evading 14.5 million euros in taxes has called on the pop music star to give evidence in mid-June.
The line-up for this year’s 6 Music Festival has been announced – with The Good, The Bad & The Queen, Hot Chip and Charlotte Gainsbourg on the bill.
Tributes have been paid to “trailblazing” singer-songwriter Mark Hollis, frontman of the band Talk Talk, following his death at the age of 64.
Ariana Grande has eclipsed Selena Gomez in becoming the most followed woman on Instagram.
R Kelly has walked out of jail after posting 100,000 dollars (£76,000) bail that will allow him to go free while awaiting trial on charges that he sexually abused four people dating back to 1998, including three under-age girls.
Ukraine’s public broadcaster has refused to sign a contract with the performer who won the race to represent her country in the Eurovision Song Contest, amid a politically tinged argument rooted in the nation’s dispute with Russia.