The three-day Beijing Blues Festival will feature more than 20 bands from Asia, the United States and Poland.
The queen of Spanish pop music, Luz Casal, is set to wow audiences in Guangzhou in May.
Three established orchestras are coming to Beijing for the 2012 Croisements Festival.
K-pop idol group Super Junior pose for the media during a showcase to promote the movie "I AM" at a theatre in Seoul April 30, 2012.
Nicole Toms practically gushed as she emerged into the sunlight from a massive tent where a gospel choir had brought the crowd to its feet.
Record label XL was the big winner at the Music Week Awards late on Thursday, picking up four prizes mainly for its work on Adele's chart-topping "21".
Ousted "American Idol" singer Elise Testone said on Friday she was proud of her song choices and performances on the show, even though they may not have connected with the voting public.
Christian groups in South Korea called on Friday for pop icon Lady Gaga to cancel her concert here saying it was "pornographic" and promoted homosexuality.
Three Kanye West albums have made it on to the latest edition of Rolling Stone magazine's authoritative "500 Greatest Albums of All Time" list, placing him among the greats of popular music.
When a hologram of late rapper Tupac Shakur appeared on stage with Snoop Dogg at the recent Coachella music festival, it stunned audiences by literally bringing the performer back to life - technologically, anyway.
Celebrities attend the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards in Coral Gables, Florida on April 26, 2012.
Actor and singer Shirota Yu will make his singing debut in Beijing with his first album UNO.