NPR Music

NPR Music


For the love of music.

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Whether it's while walking, running or driving, many of us process music on the move. As we shelter-in-place, the transportive ability of music has taken on new meaning.

Wu Fei@wufei ) and Abigail Washburn@abigailwashburn ) are longtime friends who both happen to be virtuosic folk musicians. On a new collaborative album, the duo weaves together traditional folk tunes and melodies from across the U.S. and China.

From Nina Simone and Billie Holiday, to Lauryn Hill and Norah Jones, @KandaceSprings ' latest album consists of covers of the women in jazz she idolized growing up.

Something sure to make you smile: Watch@Lin_Manuel  and the cast of @HamiltonMusical  reunite for @johnkrasinski 's uplifting web series @somegoodnews .

Join @jazzdotorg  tonight at 9:00 p.m. for Skain's Domain as @wyntonmarsalis  discusses the legacy of his father, Ellis Marsalis, along with @T_Blanchard , @_JoeyAlexander , @clarence_penn  and @iampetermartin . Sign up now:

With regular income opportunities canceled or delayed indefinitely, many musicians are trying their hand at teaching online.

After cancelled musicals and spring concerts, choral directors across the country are going the extra mile to have their students' voices heard.

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This week the septet BTS () became the highest-charting K-pop group in history – but how?

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BTS () and Nicki Minaj's () new video for "Idol" is the most ambitious crossover event in history.

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The first single from @BTS_twt 's 'Map of the Soul: 7,' out Feb. 21, is a swirl of string-swept emo-rap introspection. Watch the video featuring Slovenia's MN Dance Company:

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