Music | Three new albums put famous poetry to music
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 2/14/19, 12:48 pm
Poetry, as it has been said, is like love in that almost anything that one says about it is true. But is almost any music to which a poem can be set somehow “true” as well, if only to the poem’s spirit?
The singers and musicians behind three new albums apparently think so.
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/11/19, 10:22 am
Rappers and women scored groundbreaking victories Sunday night in Los Angeles at the 61st annual Grammy Awards. The night’s most prestigious honors went to country singer Kacey Musgraves, who won album of the year for Golden Hour, and rapper Childish Gambino, who received the record and song of the year awards for “This is America.” Until last night, a rap song had never won in those two categories.