Gil Scott-Heron

Asif Kapadia on his new ’70s music doc: “It was such a drug-infused time”

'1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything' details one of the most politically-charged periods in world history

Listen to Freddie Gibbs’ new cover of Gil Scott-Heron’s ‘Winter In America’

It appears on The Undefeated’s new 'Black History Always / Music for the Movement Vol. 2' EP

Posthumous Gil Scott-Heron album ‘Nothing New’ to be released on Record Store Day

Listen to a new version of 'Alien (Hold On To Your Dreams)' now

Gil Scott-Heron’s autobiography set for January 2012 release

'The Last Holiday: A Memoir' comes out on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Eminem, Radiohead, Snoop Dogg pay tribute to Gil Scott-Heron

Influential musician and poet passed away on Friday (May 27)

XL Recordings boss/producer: ‘Gil Scott-Heron had immense talent and spirit’

Chic guitarist Nile Rodgers also joins tributes to late musician

Gil Scott-Heron dies aged 62

Public Enemy's Chuck D leads tributes to 'Godfather Of Hip-Hop'

Album Review: Gil Scott-Heron And Jamie XX – We’re New Here (XL)

Remix albums: so often attempts to flog a lame record’s corpse, lobbing body parts to any Tom, Dick or Simian Mobile Disco. In an...

Gil Scott-Heron announces UK festival appearance

More acts announced for 2010's Womad

Album review: Gil Scott-Heron – ‘I’m New Here’

There’s something satisfying about XL, which has been home to UK hip-hop acts Dizzee Rascal and MIA, signing Gil Scott-Heron, one of the genre’s...