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Music and Health

Tony Bennett's Secret Battle With Alzheimer's

Legendary singer and his family break their silence

AARP Report Shows Power of Music on the Brain

It's all good for mood, memory and more

How Music Can Be a Great Mood Booster

Research shows positive effect on mental health

Music and Dance Help Adults With Movement Disorders

People with Parkinson's see physical, social benefits

Music Lifts Up Nursing Home Residents During COVID-19

Musician provides cheer with virtual performances

Bridging Sound and Science: Music’s Role in Healing

How it could become the prescription of the future

Roberta Flack on Music's Impact on Stroke Recovery

Singer also reflects on her debut album

Make Your Own Dance Party With These Videos

Debbie Allen will inspire you to get up and move


How Music Can Keep Your Brain Healthy

Tips to sharpen your mind with song and dance

Choir Helps Stroke Survivors Regain Their Voice

Learn how music therapy has aided them in recovery

Music's Power for People With Alzheimer's

It's helping them connect with their caregivers

Making Music

What's New, Pussycat? An Album From Tom Jones

He talks about love, loss and never compromising

Edward James Olmos on Selena’s Colossal Influence

The Tejano music star would have been 50 this month

Merry Clayton Finds Shelter After Accident

She bounces back from tragedy with an album at 72

Loretta Lynn Is Far More Than Woman Enough

At 88, the country legend talks about her 50th album

How Ringo Starr Turned His Quarantine Into Music Gold

Pop legend emerges with a new EP and book

The Incredible Zen of Being Sting

With a new album, he puts life and art in perspective

Playlists & Podcasts

These Love Songs Have Backstories You Won't Believe

You may never listen to them the same way again

Bruce Hornsby Honors Favorite Collaborations

Playlist made for AARP crosses generational divide

The Power of Playlists and Streaming Services

Take advantage of them to discover great music

Great Travel Podcasts for Vacation and Adventure Ideas

Get wonderful storytelling and tips from the experts

Get Inspired With Home Improvement and Crafting

5 podcasts focused on decorating and DIY upgrades

Comedians Create a Pandemic Podcast to Get You Through It

Veteran entertainers say age wasn't a barrier

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