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Women in Music

St. Vincent Performs New Song Backed by a Teen Girl Dance Crew

St. Vincent’s new single debuted during the credits of Lena Dunham’s Girls, but on Monday night, she performed “Teenage Talk” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. St. Read More »

Remembering Miriam Bienstock, Music's OG Entrepreneur

The co-founder of Atlantic Records ran the business side of the now-giant company and laid the groundwork for the nascent recording industry. She died on March 21 at age 92.  Read More »

On This Day: 21-Year-Old Alicia Keys Won Five Grammys

The year is 2002, and we find ourselves at the 44th Annual Grammy Awards. Jamie Foxx, Pamela Anderson, and Ja Rule present the nominees for Best R&B album. The winner is Alicia Keys, for Songs in A Minor! Read More »

Meghan Trainor on Confidence and How She Changed Her Body Image

Meghan Trainor inspires girl power and confidence, but she wasn't always immune to self-doubt herself. Read More »

All You Need to Know About #AskHerMore

During this year’s awards season, a group of organizations and publications have started a rally against the age-old tradition of red carpet pageantry. Gathered under the slogan “Ask Her More,” the campaign aims to address the sexist double standard of red carpet questions.  Read More »

The Top 5 Moments for Women at the 57th Annual Grammys

From Brooke Axtell and Katy Perry's statement against domestic violence to Nicki Minaj's red carpet honesty, these are the moments that stood out to MAKERS during Grammys 2015. Read More »

All the Inspiring Women Who Have Won Grammy Record of the Year

Three of the four Record of the Year nominees are female -- we look at the talented Grammy winners who set the stage.  Read More »

Women in Music: Trailblazing female singers, songwriters and musicians

From the vocalists who inspired awe to the songwriters who changed the way we listen to music, we've gone back to highlight the women in music who've impacted the world around them. Read More »

Broad City and Sleater-Kinney Declare Undying Love, Kinship

On January 20, 2015 the stars and creators of Comedy Central TV show Broad City interviewed the members of rock band Sleater-Kinney—Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker, and Janet Weiss. Read More »