Angelique Kidjo

Angélique Kidjo – “Once In A Lifetime” (Talking Heads Cover) Video

Genre-defying global music star Angélique Kidjo is releasing an album-length cover of Talking Heads' 1980 masterpiece Remain In Light next month. The project marks a…
Chris DeVille | May 11, 2018 - 10:23 am

Angélique Kidjo Shares First Track From Her Talking Heads Covers Album Feat. Ezra Koenig, Blood Orange, & More

Angélique Kidjo has covered Talking Heads' 1980 album Remain In Light in concert and now a studio version of her tribute is being released. She…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 22, 2018 - 4:19 pm

Watch David Byrne Perform “Once In A Lifetime” With Angélique Kidjo At Carnegie Hall

Beninese singer Angélique Kidjo performed Talking Heads' 1980 classic Remain In Light in full at New York's Carnegie Hall last night, and she brought along…
Peter Helman | May 6, 2017 - 1:44 pm

Philip Glass Premiering Symphony No. 11 On His 80th Birthday At Carnegie Hall

Composer Philip Glass is one of the most influential modern composers we have among us today. Although he's not fond of the minimalist label, waves…
Collin Robinson | July 12, 2016 - 11:34 am

Sting, Katy Perry, Jim James Sing The Praises Of Transcendental Meditation In NYC

When the Beatles embraced Transcendental Meditation in the late ‘60s, they did so under the tutelage of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the guru who developed the…
Scott Lapatine | November 5, 2015 - 12:48 pm

Band Aid 30 – “Do They Know It’s Christmas? (2014)”

The 30th anniversary anti-Ebola edition of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" debuted on The X Factor tonight. This latest version of the Sir Bob Geldof…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm

Watch Bono & The Edge Cover “Get Lucky”

Cold Monday mornings aren't easy for any of us, and sometimes you need to treat yourself to the spectacle of Bono singing a drunk-wedding-singer rendition…
Tom Breihan | November 25, 2013 - 8:52 am

tUnE-yArDs & ?uestlove – “Lady” (Fela Kuti Cover)

Merrill Garbus's unhinged yawp turns out to be just about ideal for Afrobeat. The Red Hot Organization and the (RED) initiative are currently teaming up…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2012 - 9:49 am

Annie Lennox Gets Every Breathing Pop Female Vocalist To “Sing”

Maybe we're posting this new Lennox song "Sing" 'cause the Eurhythmics hold a sweet and nostaltic spot in our hearts ... or maybe it's because…
Stereogum | October 2, 2007 - 12:01 pm