Otis Redding

Ben E. King in 2012 (Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of Fame)

‘Stand by Me': Through the Years, from Ben E. King to Imagine Dragons

From Otis Redding to Imagine Dragons, country to rock, hear some of the best renditions of King’s classic hit.

05/01/2015

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Florence + The Machine Talk Songwriting, Hip Hop And Covers

Florence Welch from Florence + The Machine sat down with KROQ/Los Angeles during this weekend’s Coachella festival to talk hip-hop, MTV Unplugged, and how she got her songwriting start.

04/16/2012

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Kelly Clarkson To Mentor On New Music Competition Talent Show

No stranger to television talent shows, Kelly Clarkson will soon share her experiences as a mentor. This summer, ABC will launch a new music competition. Called Duets, the American Idol winner will scour the country […]

03/09/2012

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Ten Smooth Songs To Keep You Cool

Looking back on this hot and muggy summer, we’ve come up with a list of ten songs with either cool in the title or ones that can take your mind away to a cooler place.

08/11/2011