If you take a look at the list of the best selling music artists of all time, it will not take long to discover that the list is pretty male dominated. Madonna is the sole woman in the top seven, the rest of the list being made up of The Beatles, Elvis, Michael Jackson, Elton John, Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd.
Tags: classical music
Today would have been Ludwig van Beethoven’s 245th birthday. Two centuries on from his death, the melancholic German composer’s music is still very much alive, not only in the concert hall, but in digital and social media.