Daft Punk are top of the list for 2013 with 'Random Access Memories'
UK Music has revealed the importance of touring for generating funds
The Arctic Monkeys' decision to finally make peace with the Brits reflects the band's acceptance they have become the UK’s pre-eminent rock band
As a former couple go to court in a bid to carve up their record collection, Tom Hodgkinson rejoices in the fact that our love affair with vinyl is far from over
The singer is at the summit of both the midweek singles and albums charts
Miley Cyrus has dominated pop culture for the past month or two, with a ton of comment following in her wake. This week Sinead O'Connor sent the 20-year-old starlet an open letter, warning about the dangers of being prostituted by the music business. Kirsten Lieb writes for us today on the "sex-first positioning" of young female singers. But was Cyrus right to insist that she's the one in control?
Has O'Connor forgotten that she was once just as controversial?
Reggae artist and producer
A video in which controversial pop star Miley Cyrus can be seen getting completely naked and gyrating on a giant wrecking ball has been watched more than 19 million times in the past 24 hours.
Music fans will have to spend more than a penny if they want to get their hands on a unique piece of memorabilia which has come up for sale - the urinals from legendary nightspot the Hacienda.
Sha'keir Duarte claims he was punched and kicked by a member of the star's entourage
The track's rush release doesn't seem to have damaged sales
Brit Awards organisers are to launch a new annual honour to celebrate major figures in music with Sir Elton John announced as the first ever recipient.
Forget the money: designing record covers is a labour of love, says David Shrigley
Petrol bombs and missiles met with rubber bullets as loyalists continue to protest ban on Orange Order parade
Douglas Coupland was all set to interview Morrissey. And then the sleeping pills kicked in…