If you’re a music lover, simply continue reading to discover some of the latest music related news stories to hit the news.
The Latest Music News:
1. The Coachella Festival announces its 2019 line-up
As Coachella is one of the most prestigious, music festivals in the world, you may be interested to discover some of the names which were recently signed on to perform at the 2019 Coachella Festival.
On Friday the 12th of April and Friday the 19th of April, Childish Gambino is set to headline the day’s entertainment. Other well known supporters who are set to perform on the same days include Janelle Monae, the 1975 and BLACKPINK. The latter of which is one of the most popular k-pop bands in the world.
On Saturday the 13th of April and the 20th of April, Tame Impale has been given the day’s top time slot. While other artists who are set to perform include Beyonce’s sister Solange, Kid Cudi, Weezer and Wiz Khalifa.
Lastly, if you’re a die hard Ariana Grande make sure to purchase Coachella tickets for Sunday April the 14th and the 21st of April, when Ariana is set to perform in-front of thousands of Coachella ticket holders.
2. A new documentary which confronts the child abuse allegations against the late Michael Jackson takes the world by storm
“Leaving Neverland”, has shocked audiences around the world and contains brand new tell all interviews with two men, who alleged that they were sexually abused by Michael Jackson at his Neverland Ranch. The expose also includes different pieces of evidence which point to the fact, that there is a high probability that Jackson was guilty of sexual abusing multiple boys.
As a result of the release of “Leaving Neverland”, many radio stations around the world have made the decision to stop airing Michael Jackson’s tracks.
To add fuel to the fire, one of Jackson’s former maids has also go on record to say that she witnessed Jackson abuse young boys who stayed at his Neverland Ranch for sleepovers.
3. R&B artist R Kelly is in police custody ahead of his sexual abuse trial
R Kelly who is best known for his song “I believe I can fly”, is back in police custody after being charged with sexually abusing four women. Kelly faces 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse and will be required to defend himself in court. Although as of yet, no court date has been set.
While Kelly was originally released on bail, due to new evidence against R Kelly, he has since been taken into custody for a second time this year.
4. Solange drops a brand new album
Beyonce’s little sister Solange has released a brand new album “When I Get Home”. Solange is proud of the fact that the vast majority of the tracks on her album were inspired by Houston’s African American history. Solange is expected to perform many of the tracks on “When I Get Home” at the 2019 Coachella Music Festival in Palm, Springs, California in April.
So if you’re a music lover, hopefully after reading some of the music related news stories listed above, you now feel up to date with the latest music news.