Roberta Flack

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It was obvious to anyone with a pair of ears that Shura’s 2016 debut album, Nothing’s Real, was something special. Through a series of lo-fi, electron(...)

Lauryn Hill performing at Brixton Academy, London, in February 1999. Photograph: Chris Lopez/Sony Music Archive/Getty Images

Watching Ms Lauryn Hill take to the 3Arena stage this Friday will feel like a minor miracle. Here’s a star who back in 1998 looked nothing less than t(...)

Songwriter Gerry Goffin poses at the BMI’s 60th annual Pop Music Awards in Beverly Hills, California on  May 15th, 2012. Photograph: Fred Prouser/Reuters

Gerry Goffin, the prolific and multi-dimensional lyricist who with then-wife and songwriting partner Carole King wrote hits such as Will You Love Me T(...)

Lykke Li: ‘The older you get, the more refined you become, and you can step into the light and become a real woman’

Lykke Li has had the blues and that’s okay with her. Without the melancholy and ennui that followed the break-up of a relationship, the Swedish sin(...)

Midnight Marauders: Fat Dreddy's Drop

Fat Freddy’s Drop have been together for 14 years – what’s the key to keeping a seven-piece band happy?Keeping our sense of humour intact and having g(...)