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Ying Yang Twins named Krewe of Neptune parade Grand Marshal

Ying Yang Twins are known for such hits as “Salt Shaker,” “Wait (The Whisper Song),” and “Halftime (Stand Up & Get Crunk).”

  Smith Family Singers celebrate 39 years of gospel music and tradition

The Who, Stevie Nicks, Lizzo among the 2020 Jazz Festival line up

  Fans pack in for inaugural Grand Magnolia Music Festival

  Teenager battling brain tumor uses music to cope and inspire others

  Jerry Lee Lewis honored with Mississippi Country Music Trail marker

  Country music network Circle to launch with 16 shows, including ‘Opry Live’

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2020 Crawfish Music Festival lineup released

Spotify releases most-streamed artists of the decade

  Two musicians from two continents share love of steel guitar

  Music lovers turnout for Voodoo Fest despite soggy start

  Jackson woman brings awareness to Alzheimer’s while singing with Carrie Underwood

  Mississippi Songwriters Festival good for all ages and styles

  Songwriter Paul Overstreet first to be inducted into MS Songwriters Hall of Fame

The first ever Mississippi Songwriters Hall of Fame was held Thursday night in Ocean Springs and a Vancleave native is the first to be inducted.

Injuries reported in stampede at Lil Wayne’s music festival

A crowd stampede injured several people attending a New Orleans festival organized by rapper Lil Wayne.

  Great turnout for inaugural Rockin’ the Roundabout in Gautier

Friday night was the first Rockin’ the Roundabout event for the City of Gautier, and it was a success.

  Jeb Vonderbruegge is your 2019 Gulf Coast Idol

Jeb Vonderbruegge sang his heart out Tuesday night at IP Resort in Biloxi, and walked away with the title of 2019 Gulf Coast Idol.

Musician tip jar goes digital with Austin pilot program

Gulf Coast Idol auditions continue with second round before finals

  Chillin’ on the Gulf Coast music fest coming to Centennial Plaza in September

The Rolling Stones set to rock the Superdome

Rolling Stones rescheduled for Monday due to Barry

Musician and composer Dave Bartholomew passes away at 100

  South Mississippi Strong: Web series gives local unsigned artists a platform to shine

Harris describes the show as “MTV for local unsigned artists,” and they're always looking to discover the next undiscovered group.

  New Orleans iconic musician Dr. John dies at 77

Iconic New Orleans musician Dr. John passed away on Thursday from a heart attack, according to his family.

The Rolling Stones add New Orleans to ‘No Filter’ tour

Tickets go on sale May 31

  Fleetwood Mac replaces Stones at Jazz Fest

Some fans say they aren't thrilled with the new addition.

  Fleetwood Mac replaces Rolling Stones at Jazz Fest; refund information announced

Fleetwood Mac has been added to the Thursday, May 2 music lineup of the 50th Anniversary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Rolling Stones cancel Jazz Fest appearance

Organizers with the Jazz and Heritage Festival have announced that the Rolling Stones have canceled their performance at this year’s Jazz Fest.

Jazz Fest cubes released; more Rolling Stones tickets to go on sale

Leaders will release the much-anticipated New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival "cubes" on Tuesday.

Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney will headline 2019 Bayou Country Superfest

The Bayou Country Superfest returns to Tiger Stadium this year, and usually brings with it big bucks for Baton Rouge, putting money in people’s pockets, but after not doing so well in New Orleans in 2018, there are rumors of a huge name that might be a part of this show to bring it back to glory.

  Queen, Adam Lambert announce North American tour

Queen and Adam Lambert are launching a six-week North American tour following the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody."

  Billboard names Ariana Grande 2018 Woman of the Year

The music industry is honoring Ariana Grande

10-year-old from audience jams with Foo Fighters on Metallica cover

A young fan is up to the task when Foo Fighters frontman David Grohl hands him a guitar.

  Moss Point Tigers look to Devin Booker as a benchmark

Rapper Drake donned the Moss Point High School jersey of Phoenix Suns All-Star Devin Booker, inspiring current Moss Point Tigers.

Nicks, Def Leppard among first-time rock hall nominees

Steve Nicks, Def Leppard and Todd Rundgren are among the first-time nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Suge Knight pleads to manslaughter over fatal confrontation

Suge Knight pleads no contest to voluntary manslaughter over fatal 2015 confrontation outside Compton burger stand.

Paul McCartney returns to New Orleans in 2019

Paul McCartney coming to New Orleans in 2019 \"ShanBy Shan BaileyNOLA Weekend \"NOLAPaul McCartney returns to the Smoothie King Center on May 23, 2019 for one night only as part of the “The Freshen Up” tour 2019.

Rapper Mac Miller dead from suspected overdose

Miller was known for his throwback style of rap, influenced by the sounds of Lauryn Hill, OutKast and the Beastie Boys.