DiFranco’s 20th studio album is textured and ambitious. In this session, she performs two songs and shares some personal stories about her childhood and the relationships she’s sought out. (Image credit: Patti Perret/Courtesy of the artist) Powered by WPeMatico

‘Suite Life’ stars Ashley Tisdale and Debby Ryan perform the Destiny’s Child song ‘Say My Name.’ Powered by WPeMatico

Drake and Will Ferrell play handshake coaches in a hilarious skit from the NBA Awards. Powered by WPeMatico

With a looping station nicknamed “Loop Bryan,” Hayes performed material from his two mixtapes at CMA Fest 2017. Here, he talks about writing songs whose unvarnished specificity makes them relatable. (Image credit: Kelly Sutton/Courtesy of the artist) Powered by WPeMatico

Ariana Grande celebrated her 24th birthday in bedazzled thigh-high boots and an oversized sweatshirt. Powered by WPeMatico

Nathan Kress from ‘iCarly’ finally mailed a fan an autographed photo, five years after she asked for one. Powered by WPeMatico

Women, guitar rock and New York dominate our listeners’ musical landscape in this year’s poll for 2017’s best new artists (so far). (Image credit: Courtesy of the artists ) Powered by WPeMatico

Noise-rock thrives on ugly. It is the parasitic, shape-shifting monster of music, and Couch Slut is here to explosively mutate into a creature from The Thing. (Image credit: Roger Hayn/Courtesy of the artist) Powered by WPeMatico

Nick Jonas is quite the social butterfly in his new ‘Remember I Told You’ music video, featuring Anne-Marie and Mike Posner. Powered by WPeMatico

Desiigner and Gucci Mane team up for a new song called ‘Liife.’ Powered by WPeMatico