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Ariana Grande and political samples in music
… last year. Political samples in music have a long history - whether musicians… isn't the only president featured in the rapper's music - 2012's Miss America opens…


Paul McCartney chats with BBC 6 Music
…, which is coming out on 7 September. BBC 6 Music Breakfast's Matt Everitt travelled…


5SOS: Mental health help in music not good enough
… will be donated to charities which promote mental wellbeing and music education. The money… and Technology and a new charity aimed at supporting music industry addictions and mental… health called Music Support. The funding aims to promote the importance of mental…


Bedroom cover versions make it onto YouTube's music streaming app
… new music streaming app. YouTube Music, which launches today in the UK, is seen… as Google's response to services like Spotify and Apple Music. It will replace the under…-performing Google Play Music service, which is being phased out over time. YouTube hopes…


YouTube's paid music and video services come to UK
…YouTube is expanding its subscription-based music and video services to the UK… and allow it to be downloaded rather than just streamed. The music service is priced… at the same rate as Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal's basic service. However, the wider…


'Shocking' level of sexual harassment at music festivals
… unwanted sexual behaviour at a music festival, a new survey suggests. Overall, 22… or harassment at a music festival this summer Rape Crisis's Katie Russell spoke to BBC News… the new research on sexual assault and harassment at UK music festivals and ask about…


Holyrood Live: MSPs debate music tourism in Glasgow
… hosts a debate on access to medicines. A Tory MSP leads a debate on music tourism…


Rebecca Ferguson: Music industry needs a regulator
… for a regulator to oversee the music industry. Speaking to BBC Radio 5 live' BBC Radio 5 live…


Thea Musgrave: An undimmed passion for music
…, the celebrated Scottish composer of opera and classical music. Firstly, she has a passion… for music, which is undimmed, even at the age of 90. But more than that she has a love…, among them the Queen's Award for Music and the Ivor Novello award for classical…


Ladbroke Grove banned from making 'violent drill music'
… making "drill" music glorifying violence. Members of the 1011 gang were jailed… form of urban dance music often featuring violent lyrics The Criminal Behaviour… to inform police of new music videos and upcoming performances. Recorder Ann Mulligan…