Chance The Rapper performs  in Chicago, Illinois, the US. The rapper has cancelled his Longitude appearance. File photograph: Timothy Hiatt/Getty Images for Nickelodeon

Chance the Rapper has cancelled his appearance at Dublin’s Longitude festival. The US rapper had been due to headline the festival on its second nigh(...)

Hug it out.. the original Woodstock fesival in 1969. Photograph: Ralph Ackerman/Getty Images

It was supposed to be the golden anniversary of the most famous rock concert in history, the event that crystallised in mud the free-love 1960s and th(...)

Mac Miller:  the Pittsburgh rapper  died on  September 7th, 2018, at his home in California’s San Fernando Valley. He was 26. Photograph: J. Emilio Flores/The New York Time

Mac Miller, the popular Pittsburgh rapper who died in September at 26, suffered an accidental fatal overdose of fentanyl, cocaine and alcohol, accordi(...)

Top of the VMAs nominations: Beyoncé  onstage during The Formation World Tour at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California  in May. Photograph:  Kevin Mazur/WireImage

She’s one of the most celebrated performers of the modern era, and on Tuesday Beyoncé earned even more accolades, with 11 nominations in the MTV Vide(...)

He’s best known as an actor and comedian, but this is no throwaway vanity project for Donald Glover. The hip-hop musician follows up his critically ac(...)