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Latin Grammy Award

The Latin Grammy Awards are awards given yearly by the Latin Recording Academy for outstanding work in the Latin music field. The award process is very similar to its American counterpart, the Grammy Awards. The Latin Grammy Awards was created be ...

                                               

Mercury Prize

The Mercury Prize, called the Barclaycard Mercury Prize for sponsorship reasons, is a yearly music prize. It is awarded for the best album from the United Kingdom and Ireland. It was formed by the British Phonographic Industry and British Associa ...

                                               

NME Awards

The NME Awards is a yearly music awards show in the United Kingdom. It was started by the music magazine, NME. The first awards show was held in 1953. At first it was called the NME Poll Winners Concerts. These continued through until 1972. The B ...

                                               

Polaris Music Prize

The Polaris Music Prize is a music award given each year to the best full-length Canadian album. It is for artistic merit, regardless of genre, sales, or record label. The award was formed in 2006 with a.000 cash prize. the prize was increased to ...

                                               

Premio Lo Nuestro

Lo Nuestro is an awards show for Latin music. It is produced by television network Univision. The awards began in 1989. Artists with awards are Celia Cruz, Gloria Estefan, Juan Gabriel, Juanes, Luis Miguel, Mana, RBD, Selena, Shakira and Thalia. ...

                                               

Prix Constantin

The Prix Constantin is a yearly French music prize. It is awarded to the best album of an artist who has come to fame during the past year. It was formed in 2002. Its basic purpose is to help newer artists who are not very popular to gain publici ...

                                               

Tejano Music Awards

The Tejano Music Awards is an annual music awards ceremony that is held in San Antonio, Texas to recognize and build awareness for Tejano music. The first TMAs began in 1980.

                                               

Christmas music

Christmas music is songs that relate to Christmas and New Years. The music is normally heard during the holiday season. Music was an early part of Christmas and its celebrations. During the Middle Ages, the English people combined circle dances w ...

                                               

All I Want for Christmas Is You

All I Want for Christmas Is You is a widely popular Christmas song first done by Mariah Carey for her fourth studio album, Merry Christmas. It was first released in November 1994. The lyrics of the song declare that the protagonist doesnt care ab ...

                                               

Canonic Variations on "Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her"

The Canonic Variations on "Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her", BWV 769 is a well-known piece of music for organ by Johann Sebastian Bach. An organ with two manuals and pedals is needed to play this work. There are five" variations”. All the music i ...

                                               

Christmas carol

A Christmas carol is a carol whose lyrics are on the theme of Christmas. They are traditionally sung on Christmas itself or during the surrounding holiday season.

                                               

Christmas Oratorio

The Christmas Oratorio is a musical composition written by Johann Sebastian Bach. It tells the story of the birth of Jesus, based on the gospels of Matthew and Luke.

                                               

Frosty the Snowman

"Frosty the Snowman", written and recorded in 1950, is a Christmas oriented song which was first performed by Gene Autry. The song is about a snowman that comes alive after a hat gets placed on his head by some children with whom he shares playfu ...

                                               

Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer

"Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" is a humorous Christmas song. It was originally performed by husband and wife Elmo and Patsy Trigg Shropshire in 1979. It was released again in later years. It sold over 11 million copies. On the Edison Media ...

                                               

Happy Xmas (War Is Over)

Happy Xmas is a Christmas song by John Lennon, Yoko Ono and The Plastic Ono Band. The song is a protest about the Vietnam War in 1969. It has become a Christmas standard and has appeared on several Christmas albums.

                                               

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

"Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" is an extremely popular Christmas song that is played every holiday season. The words were written by Ralph Blane and the music by Hugh Martin in 1943. The song was first introduced by Judy Garland in the ...

                                               

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

"I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" is a Christmas song with words and music by British songwriter Tommie Connor. The original recording by 13-year-old Jimmy Boyd rose to #1 on the Billboard charts in December 1952. The words tell of a child who se ...

                                               

Jingle Bell Rock

"Jingle Bell Rock" is a popular Christmas song. It was first sung by Bobby Helms in 1957. It is often played on the radio during the Christmas season. "Jingle Bell Rock" was composed by Joseph Carleton Beal and James Ross Boothe. Since 1957, othe ...

                                               

Joy to the World

"Joy to the World" is a popular Christmas song. English minister Isaac Watts added the words to the song. As of the late 20th century, the song was the most published Christmas hymn in North America.

                                               

Santa Baby

"Santa Baby" is a holiday themed song about a person who wants extravagant things for the Christmas season. It was first recorded in 1953 by Eartha Kitt, and many other musicians, including though not limited to Pussycat Dolls, Kylie Minogue, Tay ...

                                               

Silent Night

Silent Night is a very popular Christmas carol and song. It was first performed in 1818, by Franz Xaver Gruber and Joseph Mohr. Gruber was an organist and headmaster of a primary school. Mohr was a priest. Mohr had written the poem in 1816; Grube ...

                                               

The Twelve Days of Christmas (song)

The Twelve Days of Christmas is an English Christmas carol which was published around 1780, and it is said that it was written by Catholics in hiding during the days of Queen Elizabeth I of Englands persecution. It was invented to help teach chil ...

                                               

White Christmas (song)

"White Christmas" is a popular song about an old-fashioned Christmas setting. It mixes sadness and comforts of home. The version sung by Bing Crosby is said to be the worlds best-selling single. The song has been covered and performed by artists ...

                                               

Apple Corps

Apple Corps Ltd. is a multimedia company started 1968 by The Beatles. It grew out of their earlier company, Beatles Ltd., and included NEMS Enterprises, the company started by Beatles manager Brian Epstein.

                                               

Maratone Studio

Maratone is a music production company, started by two music producers and songwriters, Max Martin and Tom Talomaa. It was started in January 2001 after the closing of the Cheiron Studios. The first songs to be written and produced at Maratone we ...

                                               

Musical composition

Musical composition can mean an original piece of music, the structure of a musical piece, or the process of making a new piece of music. A composition is a piece of music. When a composer writes a piece of music he or she is making a musical com ...

                                               

Adagio for Strings

Adagio for Strings is a work by Samuel Barber. It his most well known work. It was made for string orchestra from the second movement of his String Quartet, Op. 11. Barber finished the Adagio for Strings in 1936. It was the same year that he wrot ...

                                               

Filling Station (ballet)

Filling Station is a one-act ballet. The libretto is based on a newspaper report. Virgil Thomson wrote the music. Lew Christensen choreographed the dances. Christensen performed the role of Mac, the filling station attendant. Paul Cadmus designed ...

                                               

Discography

Discography is the study and listing of sound recordings. The word comes from the word "disc", which is the most commonly used term for describing the format used most for sound recordings in the 20th century, and the -graph suffix meaning someth ...

                                               

Basshunter discography

Basshunter, a Swedish singer, record producer and DJ, has released six studio albums, one compilation album, one extended play, 27 singles, four promotional singles and seven remixes. The Bassmachine, Basshunters debut studio album, was released ...

                                               

Beyonce discography

This is the discography, certification, and music video information of American R&B singer Beyonce, As of 2016 with updated Nielsen sound scan sales Beyonce has sold over 65m albums worldwide and more than 40m copies worldwide with destinys c ...

                                               

Britt Nicole discography

The discography of Britt Nicole, an American Christian pop singer-songwriter, consists of five studio albums, three extended plays, eleven singles, three promotional singles, five music videos and three album appearances. On May 22, 2007 she rele ...

                                               

John Cale discography

This is discography of Welsh musician John Cale. Between 1970 and 2013 he released 19 studio albums, six live albums and three EPs. He is also record producer of many albums by various artists.

                                               

Creed discography

The following article is a complete discography for Creed, an American rock band. Formed in 1993 in Tallahassee, Florida, Creed released three studio albums and one compilation album before breaking up in 2004 due to tension between members. Howe ...

                                               

Aretha Franklin discography

The following singles were released or re-released after Franklin left Columbia.

                                               

Michael Jackson singles discography

This page lists singles released by Michael Jackson. It is a partial list only. It includes singles released physically and other singles released on radio. It does not include re-issues. The list shows how successful each single was on national ...

                                               

Kim Tae-yeon discography

Taeyeons discography consists of a studio album, two EPs, twenty singles and ten soundtracks. The singer debuted in girl group Girls Generation in August 2007 and then in Girls Generation-TTS in May 2012. Her solo career began in 2015 with the re ...

                                               

Massive Attack discography

Massive Attack is a British trip-hop group. It was started in 1988 in Bristol by Robert Del Naja, Grantley Marshall, and Andrew Vowles. They made 5 studio albums, 2 extended play, 3 compliations, and 16 singles.

                                               

Nirvana discography

The discography of American rock band Nirvana includes three studio albums, three live albums, four compilation albums, twenty-one singles, two extended plays, and two box-sets. Nirvana formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987 by singer and guitari ...

                                               

Oasis discography

The discography of Oasis, an English rock band, consists of seven studio albums, one live album, two compilation albums, two extended plays, five video albums and thirty-one singles. Oasis were formed in 1991 by vocalist Liam Gallagher, guitarist ...

                                               

Pink Floyd discography

Pink Floyd are an English progressive rock band. Pink Floyd has released fourteen studio albums, three live albums, eight compilations, three soundtracks, thirty-five singles, eleven music videos, four video albums and three box-sets. Formed in 1 ...

                                               

Rush discography

Rush is a Canadian rock band originally formed in August 1968, in the Willowdale neighbourhood of Toronto, Ontario, currently comprised of bassist, keyboardist, and lead vocalist Geddy Lee, guitarist Alex Lifeson, and drummer and songwriter Neil ...

                                               

Selena albums discography

This is an albums discography page for American singer Selena. The discography has her six studio albums. It also has her seventeen compilation albums that were released and three remix albums. Selena signed with EMI Latin in 1989. She released h ...

                                               

Selena singles discography

This is the singles discography page of American singer Selena. This list has her 93 singles, two EPs and eight duets she had made in her music career. Selena was named the "top Latin artist of the 90s" as well as the "Best selling Latin artist o ...

                                               

Soundgarden discography

The discography of Soundgarden, an American rock band, consists of six studio albums, one live album, four compilation albums, seven extended plays, twenty-four singles and eighteen music videos. This list does not include material recorded by So ...

                                               

Sum 41 discography

"Makes No Difference": Summer Catch 2001 Van Wilder 2002 Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku 2002 Bring It On 2000 Out Cold 2001 "What I Believe" Dude, Wheres My Car? 2000 "Fat Lip": American Pie 2 2001 "32 Ways to Die": Book of Shadows: ...

                                               

T-ara albums

This discography is a list of the albums and singles by T-ara. T-ara is a South Korean girl group. They have made four studio albums. One of these was re-released under a different title. They have made nine extended plays, of which four were als ...

                                               

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music

The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music or ABRSM is an organisation that arranges music examinations. The organisation is based in London, but they arrange examinations in places all over the world. Many people, especially children, wh ...

                                               

Learning music by ear

Learning music by ear is learning to play a piece of music by listening to other people playing it and then trying to play it oneself. In some musical traditions there is no written music and everybody plays by ear all the time. Folk music is tra ...

                                               

Music school

A music school or conservatoire teaches music in all its aspects. It may be called a college of music, or academy of music or conservatory or a conservatorium. Music schools exist at different levels: The term conservatory is often used for speci ...

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