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2019-08-18 20:57

Country star Drake White recovering in hospital after almost collapsing on stage: reports Country music singer Drake White is recovering in a Virginia hospital after collapsing on stage at a show Friday night, according to reports.        ...
2019-08-18 01:00

Aretha Franklin's rare pancreatic disease inspires new research funding One year after the singer's death, the Boston foundation that supports neuroendocrine tumor research has established the Aretha Franklin Fund.        ...
2019-08-17 09:45

Ariana Grande secretly paid for Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom's meal: 'Such a boss move' Perry described how she and her actor husband, dining with his eight-year-old son Flynn, saw Grande at a restaurant.        ...
2019-08-17 09:45

Lyrics to Miley Cyrus' new song 'Slide Away' hint at her breakup with Liam Hemsworth Miley Cyrus' first new song since she announced her separation from Liam Hemsworth is here, and it's a nostalgic track called "Slide Away."        ...
2019-08-17 09:45

Kiefer Sutherland postpones shows due to injury making it 'impossible to sing' Kiefer Sutherland told fans he "will do everything I can to make it up to you" when he announced he would need to back out of performances.        ...
2019-08-17 09:45

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration Woodstock fans are expected to get back to the garden to mark the 50th anniversary of the generation-defining festival.        ...
2019-08-17 09:45

Woodstock 2019: Generations soak in the spirit on 50th anniversary of legendary festival A focal point for generational divide in 1969, the Woodstock site is now bringing folks of different ages together.        ...
2019-08-17 09:45

Bauhaus vocalist Peter Murphy hospitalized after suffering a heart attack Peter Murphy, the English singer of the goth rock band Bauhaus, is postponing the remainder of his New York residency after suffering a heart attack.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Zac Brown loses bid to limit public access to his home in Alaska Country singer Zac Brown asked to remove easements allowing access along his Alaska property, but the bid was rejected by a local planning commission.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Jimmy Eat World drummer calls out Third Eye Blind's 'creepy' Stephan Jenkins after tour If you wondering how Jimmy Eat World enjoyed that co-headlining tour with Third Eye Blind, may we suggest their drummer Zach Lind's Twitter feed?        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Country singer Hunter Hayes to drop 'Wild Blue,' surprise album of heartbreak, turbulence Hunter Hayes surprised fans, revealing new album 'Wild Blue' is set to come out Friday. The 10-song album is Hayes' first in three years.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Christian hip hop is having a moment: 6 rappers you should know, including chart-topper NF With Christian rap dominating the headlines this summer, we rounded up six faith-based artists you should know, including chart-topper NF.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Halsey's boyfriend Yungblud: 'I'm very fluid' about my sexuality The 22-year-old British singer described his disinterest in following more traditional norms concerning gender and sexuality.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Lil Nas X was worried coming out as gay would alienate 'Old Town Road' fans "Old Town Road" rapper Lil Nas X made waves when he announced he was gay. But first he worried about how coming out might affect his country fan base.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Miranda Lambert, in 'fearless mode,' hits the road; new album 'Wildcard' drops in November "Wildcard" arrives at the end of a momentous year for the country star. Ahead of its release, Lambert kicks off the Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars Tour.        ...
2019-08-16 13:45

Questions About Kaepernick Hover Over Jay-Z’s Deal With the N.F.L. The league cannot seem to escape the issue of the quarterback’s absence, which became a significant topic at a news conference held by Commissioner Roger Goodell and Jay-Z....
2019-08-15 04:30

Should ‘Old Town Road’ be nominated for the CMA Awards? Voters aren't sure Lil Nas X's 'Old Town Road' has broken chart records, but some voters question if it should be nominated for the Country Music Association Awards.        ...
2019-08-15 00:15

20 country-rap songs that preceded ‘Old Town Road’ From "Wild Wild West" to "Dirt Road Anthem," 24/7 Tempo has identified 20 country rap songs that preceded Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road.”        ...
2019-08-14 21:15

Swedish court expected to deliver verdict in A$AP Rocky assault case A Swedish court will rule Wednesday on whether American rapper A$AP Rocky is guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.        ...
2019-08-14 15:45

Tomi Lahren slams NFL's partnership with Jay-Z: 'Apparently the league doesn't hate America enough' The NFL and Jay-Z's entertainment and sports representation company Roc Nation are teaming up for events and activism. Tomi Lahren is not happy.        ...
2019-08-14 15:45

T-Pain talks blowing $40 million: 'I had to borrow money to get my kids Burger King' T-Pain is opening up about his money problems, which the 33-year-old singer claiming he's currently financially stable.        ...
2019-08-14 09:15

Listen: The Highwomen rewrite 'Highwayman' song with women's stories As on the original, Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires sing from multiple perspectives.        ...
2019-08-14 09:15

When Lil Nas X Took Off, So Did Street Signs on a Real Old Town Road The signs for Old Town Rd. in Wellesley, Mass., keep getting stolen. The town is waiting for the song’s popularity to die down before replacing them....
2019-08-14 00:15

10 most anticipated albums of fall 2019: Taylor Swift, Tool, Luke Combs and more Fall 2019's album schedule is heating up. We're looking forward to new music from Taylor Swift, Tool, Sheryl Crow. Luke Combs and the Highwomen.        ...
2019-08-13 15:45

Hang in there, #BTSArmy: The K-pop group is taking an extended break from music K-pop superstar group BTS is taking an extended break to “enjoy the ordinary lives of young people in their 20s, albeit briefly."        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Kaley Cuoco jokes about 'Instagram feud' with husband Karl Cook: 'He doesn't ask me' Karl Cook is lucky his wife has a sense of humor, considering his habit of posting candid photos and videos of Kaley Cuoco sleeping on Instagram.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

After 'Storm Area 51' gets 2 million RSVPs, its creator announces alien-themed music fest What's Alienstock? A celebration of aliens that promises surprise performances, art installations and camping, according to the website.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Missy Elliott to be honored at 2019 MTV VMAs with Video Vanguard Award, set to perform Missy Elliott will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and perform at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Best musicians of the 1990s The 1990s were a treasure trove for music fans. The decade saw the birth of grunge, the rise of gangsta rap and a boy-band boom.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Blake Shelton reveals 'Hell Right,' his new hard-partying duet with Trace Adkins "Hell Right" is from a forthcoming project from Blake Shelton and features his friend, fellow country singer Trace Adkins.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Bebe Rexha, 29, dedicates steamy pic to music executive who said she's 'too old to be sexy' Bebe Rexha is proudly celebrating her age and body after being shamed by a male music executive who called her "too old."        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Burning Man, or burning lungs? How dangerous is festival's playa dust for your health? Breakfast, lunch and dinner at Burning Man is served with a side of dust. Is that harmful to your longterm respiratory health?        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Women accuse opera legend Placido Domingo of sexual harassment, retaliation in AP report For decades, opera legend Placido Domingo has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships, numerous accusers told The Associated Press.        ...
2019-08-13 11:00

Henri Belolo, a Founder of the Village People, Dies at 82 Mr. Belolo and his business partner, Jacques Morali, assembled a colorful group of singers dressed as macho archetypes and created a disco phenomenon....
2019-08-13 01:45

Kacey Musgraves on Kid Rock's Taylor Swift tweet: I would never promote 'disgusting misogyny' After being accused of "liking" Kid Rock's tweet slamming Taylor Swift, Kacey Musgraves wants to set the record straight: She and Swift are good.        ...
2019-08-11 23:30

Lady Gaga's lawyer dismisses musician's claim that 'Shallow' copies his song Lady Gaga's lawyer Orin Snyder is dismissing a songwriter's claim that the song "Shallow" was stolen.        ...
2019-08-11 08:00

Analysis: Elvis Presley's 1969 Las Vegas run was a crown jewel in the King's comeback The "Elvis - Live 1969" collection commemorates the 50th anniversary of the King's Las Vegas residency, a pivotal moment in his legendary career.        ...
2019-08-09 22:30

John Mayer invites Chris Stapleton onstage to play a brand-new song Stapleton made a surprise appearance at the John Mayer concert Thursday night at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

Kristen Bell describes embarrassing encounter with Beyonce, Jay-Z – thanks to Dax Shepard Bell revealed attending a Met Gala "several years ago," where she found out she would be sitting right next to Jay-Z and Beyonce.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

Katy Perry shares new song 'Small Talk': 'Isn’t it weird that you’ve seen me naked' The 34-year-old singer previously posted several images of personalized notes, each featuring lyrics for the new song.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

Elvis Presley's 1969 Las Vegas run was a crown jewel in the King's comeback The "Elvis - Live 1969" collection commemorates the 50th anniversary of the King's Las Vegas residency, a pivotal moment in his legendary career.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

Greatest concert films of all time, from 'Woodstock' to 'U2 3D' What's the greatest concert films of all time? From "Woodstock" to "U2 3D" and more, 24/7 Tempo compiled a list baed off of critic and audience ratings.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

2019's biggest music documentaries, from 'Homecoming' and 'Free Meek' to upcoming 'John & Yoko' Read on for a list of 2019's most noteworthy music documentaries thus far. Plus, a look ahead at projects coming later this year.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

The funniest Twitter takes on Bon Iver's surprise new 'i,i' album Justin Vernon's band surprisingly released fourth album 'i,i' a few weeks early on Thursday, turning Bon Iver into a Twitter trending topic.        ...
2019-08-09 21:30

Bob Wilber, Champion of Jazz’s Legacy, Is Dead at 91 He was a devoted disciple of the pioneering New Orleans soprano saxophonist and clarinetist Sidney Bechet. But he developed his own take on Bechet’s style....
2019-08-09 19:00

The B-52's Cindy Wilson on 'Rock Lobster' and turning things 'upside down' 40(!) years ago It's been 40 years since the self-titled album that gave the world "Rock Lobster" "turned things upside down." Cindy Wilson reflects on the B-52's.        ...
2019-08-09 09:00

Woodstock photos forgotten in filing cabinet are displayed for first time, 50 years later Mark Goff, a photographer for an underground paper, took hundreds of pictures at Woodstock. The negatives were filed away and barely mentioned.        ...
2019-08-09 04:00

Beatles fans recreate famous Abbey Road cover photo, 50 years later Spectators snapped photos on cellphones as Beatles lookalikes crossed the street outside Abbey Road Studios in tribute to the original image.        ...
2019-08-09 03:30

Beatles fans celebrate 'Abbey Road' cover's 50th anniversary Spectators snapped photos on cellphones as Beatles lookalikes crossed the street outside Abbey Road Studios in tribute to the original image.        ...
2019-08-09 03:30

Taylor Swift on what it's like to have 'millions of people hate you' in Vogue interview In Vogue's September issue, Taylor Swift reflects on the social media campaign to “cancel” her after she and Kim Kardashian feuded over Kanye West.        ...
2019-08-09 03:30

Lizzo, the flute-playing singer, is back in the studio with a 'really different' sound Lizzo has been everywhere this summer, from the radio to the movies. Like what you've heard? Good news: The artist returned to the studio.        ...
2019-08-09 03:30

Musician and poet David Berman of Silver Jews and Purple Mountains dead at 52 Musician and poet David Berman, founder of the bands Silver Jews and Purple Mountains, died Wednesday at age 52.        ...
2019-08-08 17:00

These rising artists scored their first Hot 100 hits this summer Read on for singles from the rising pop stars, rappers and other breakthrough artists having a moment this summer.        ...
2019-08-08 17:00

Hootie & the Blowfish set release date for new album 'Imperfect Circle' Mark your calendars: Hootie & the Blowfish shared the release date for their anticipated reunion album, called “Imperfect Circle."        ...
2019-08-08 17:00

10 years since 'Imma let you finish': Taylor Swift to perform at MTV VMAs again Four years since she last played the VMAs, Taylor Swift is set to perform at the MTV show on Monday, Aug. 26.        ...
2019-08-08 05:45

Sorry, Queen: Seeing the band live couldn’t turn this hater into a believer Queen is one of my all-time least-favorite bands. Could their current live show with Adam Lambert help me understand?        ...
2019-08-08 01:30

Case dropped against man arrested near Taylor Swift's R.I. home who wanted to 'catch up' Prosecutors have dismissed the case of a man arrested near Taylor Swift's beachfront mansion in Rhode Island for carrying burglary tools.        ...
2019-08-08 01:30

Charli XCX claims no bad blood with Taylor Swift after comparing Swifties to '5-year-olds' Charli XCX caught the wrath of Taylor Swift's fans after comparing them to "5-year-olds." Now, Charli said her comments were taken "out of context."        ...
2019-08-07 19:30

Katy Perry teases lyrics to new song 'Small Talk': 'Isn’t it weird that you’ve seen me naked' The 34-year-old singer posted several images of personalized notes, each featuring potential lyrics for a new song.        ...
2019-08-07 19:30

5 Woodstock Myths, Debunked Did Jimi Hendrix perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” for thousands, and did Joni Mitchell sing about her experience at the festival? A few key fact checks....
2019-08-07 16:30

The Who’s Roger Daltrey Is Not Nostalgic for Woodstock The singer remembers the endless waiting and how “the worst sides of our nature had come out.” (But also how great Creedence Clearwater Revival was.)...
2019-08-07 16:30

Kacey Musgraves speaks out on shootings: 'Somebody (expletive) do something' Country singer Kacey Musgraves called for somebody to "(expletive) do something" at Lollapalooza following two mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton.        ...
2019-08-07 06:30

Who is NF, the Eminem-soundalike who beat Chance the Rapper for No. 1 album this week? NF's "The Search" edged out Chance's highly-anticipated release "The Big Day" for the No. 1 album in America this week.        ...
2019-08-07 06:30

Burning Man rolls back the 747 with BLM's blessing. Organizers say they have exit plan Like it or not, the 747 is back at Burning Man. Last year, it was stuck while organizers figured out how to remove it without damaging the desert.        ...
2019-08-07 06:30

At testy Aretha Franklin estate hearing, family divisions exposed in battle for control Hearing over Aretha Franklin's estate included revelations about bank fraud, money distributed by the estate to her sons and news about upcoming film.        ...
2019-08-07 06:30

Lana Del Rey wishes for a country 'without the guns' on new song 'Looking for America' Lana Del Rey felt moved enough by the recent shootings in El Paso and Daytona to share a new song, 'Looking for America,' with fans.        ...
2019-08-06 17:00

The best and worst of Lollapalooza 2019 in Chicago, from Janelle Monae to Shaquille O'Neal The Chicago mega festival featured standout performances (both good and bad) from Ariana Grande, J. Balvin, Lil Wayne, the Chainsmokers and more.        ...
2019-08-06 07:45

Kacey Musgraves to Donald Trump: 'True leaders don’t stand back and watch the world burn' Playing Lollapalooza in the aftermath of deadly shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, Kacey Musgraves urged the president to "become a hero."        ...
2019-08-06 07:45

Chance the Rapper posts concerning message, responds to his critics: 'Shame is heavy yo' Chance the Rapper's new album "The Big Day" hasn't received the same kind of universal praise as several of his earlier releases.        ...
2019-08-06 07:45

Best musicians of the 1980s Music in the 1980s saw the emergence of some of the most legendary and distinctive personalities in modern rock 'n' roll.        ...
2019-08-06 07:45

El Paso shooting: Khalid plans August benefit concert for Walmart victims, families El Pasoan Khalid, who graduated from Americas High School, plans a benefit concert for the victims of the Walmart mass shooting in August.        ...
2019-08-06 07:45

Barbra Streisand slams Trump in 'Clowns' parody; audience includes Clintons, Mariah Carey Barbra Streisand's return to Madison Square Garden attracted figures from Mariah Carey to Bill and Hillary Clinton for a show that turned political.        ...
2019-08-05 08:45

Lollapalooza 2019: Lil Wayne, J. Balvin make history on Day 3; highlights from Day 1 and 2 The Chicago music festival featured Twenty One Pilots, Tenacious D with Jack Black and Gary Clark Jr. Saturday, and a surprise appearance by Wisin y Yandel.        ...
2019-08-05 08:45

Oscar-winning documentary maker D.A. Pennebaker dies at 94 D.A. Pennebaker was a leader among a generation of filmmakers in the 1960s who adopted an intimate, spontaneous style known as cinéma vérité. He was 94.        ...
2019-08-04 06:15

I asked Dave Matthews to write his 'Sister' lyrics on my arm: Here's what he did If you know me on any level you know I have three obsessions: my nephews, journalism and Dave Matthews Band.        ...
2019-08-02 16:45

Lollapalooza 2019: Best photos from inside the music festival Lollapalooza 2019 runs Aug. 1-4 in Chicago's Grant Park and features headliners including Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots and Ariana Grande.        ...
2019-08-02 16:45

Ariana Grande reveals new song, video for 'Boyfriend:' I'm a 'trainwreck' Released Friday, Ariana Grande described "Boyfriend" as a "nostalgic bop," closer to her R&B roots than the trap-pop of her 2019's "thank u, next."        ...
2019-08-02 16:45

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' trial closing arguments: What will she owe Christian rapper? Jurors heard closing arguments before deciding how much Katy Perry and her team owe the writers of a Christian rap song over her hit “Dark Horse.”        ...
2019-08-02 08:00

Katy Perry and Others Must Pay $2.8 Million in Dispute Over ‘Dark Horse,’ Jury Says The jury had found that the singer, her record company and collaborators were liable for copyright infringement because parts of the song resembled a Christian rap song by the artist Flame....
2019-08-02 07:00

The Disastrous Woodstock 50: What Went Wrong? An announcement with no tickets. Four permit requests rejected by one small town. How the event celebrating the anniversary of a landmark rock festival crumbled....
2019-08-02 07:00

John Prine debuts music video, says he 'can't wait to get back on the road' after surgery 'Resting up' from stent surgery, John Prine took ot YouTube Thursday to debut a music video and answer fan questions.        ...
2019-08-02 01:00

A$AP Rocky poised to testify in second day of Sweden assault trial American rapper A$AP Rocky is set to testify on the second day of a trial in Sweden, where he is accused of assault in an alleged street fight.        ...
2019-08-01 19:30

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' trial continues: How much will she owe the Christian rap group? Jurors will hear closing arguments before deciding how much Katy Perry and her team owe the writers of a Christian rap song over her hit “Dark Horse.”        ...
2019-08-01 19:30

Confederate Railroad singer Danny Shirley 'ain’t gonna change' band's name amid fallout Despite being dropped from two shows over the band's logo, Confederate Railoroad lead singer says the country-rock group is standing its ground.        ...
2019-08-01 19:30

Queen is making a new music video for 'Bohemian Rhapsody' and you could be part of it The band is inviting singers, dancers and artists to audition for a chance to appear in a series of new music videos for three of its classic songs.        ...
2019-08-01 19:30

Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx and wife Courtney greet baby daughter Ruby with a pink bass The couple's daughter arrived after 18 hours of labor "with a full head of hair," the 60-year-old Motley Crue bassist announced.        ...
2019-08-01 02:45

Woodstock 50 is officially canceled The Woodstock 50 event that was proposed for August is off, organizers confirmed. The move follows a string of logistical and legal problems.        ...
2019-08-01 02:45

Listen: Biggest songs of the summer from 2010's 'California Gurls' to 2019's 'Old Town Road' Can you name a decade's worth of the biggest songs of the summer? Test your trivia knowledge by revisiting these seasonal hits, starting in 2010.        ...
2019-08-01 02:45

Yao Li, ‘Silver Voice’ of Shanghai, Dies at 96 Ms. Yao was a celebrated singer in Shanghai and Hong Kong starting in the 1930s. One of her songs appeared on the soundtrack of the film “Crazy Rich Asians.”...
2019-07-31 19:30

Blue Note Records at 80: Can a Symbol of Jazz’s Past Help Shape Its Future? The genre is in a state of diffusion and streaming dominates listening habits. But Blue Note is still dedicated to influencing the music’s path forward....
2019-07-31 19:30

Herbie Hancock Is Still Breaking Rules The 79-year-old pianist and composer talks about admiring Kendrick Lamar, making a new album, and calling jazz an international — not just an American — music....
2019-07-31 19:30

Sleater-Kinney Asked St. Vincent for a Creative Spark. The Trio Blew Up. After two and a half decades, the acclaimed band ventures into a different sound on its ninth album, “The Center Won’t Hold” — and moves onward without its longtime drummer....
2019-07-31 19:30

BTS singer RM teams up with Lil Nas X for 'Old Town Road' remix: 'Seoul Town Road' RM from the South Korean boy band BTS and Lil Nas X dropped a new remix of the hit song "Old Town Road" to the surprise of fans.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Use of Confederate flag costs country band Confederate Railroad two gigs in less than a month "I've done nothing wrong," Danny Shirley of Confederate Railroad said. "I love the part of the country I'm from, and I will never apologize for that."        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Jay-Z and John Fogerty drop out of Woodstock 50 Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles. The latest of which is losing performers Jay-Z and John Fogerty.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Broadway's 'Moulin Rouge!' musical updates score with Lady Gaga, Adele hits Now on Broadway, the "Moulin Rouge!" musical adds pop songs by Katy Perry, Sia and Lorde to the score from the beloved 2001 movie that inspired it.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Sweden rejects Trump's demand to intervene in A$AP Rocky's assault case The Swedish government on Friday rebuffed Trump's pointed attempt to get Prime Minister Stefan Lofven to intervene in the case of A$AP Rocky.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Kenny Chesney gives personal look at life on the road in new book 'Living In Fast Forward' “Kenny Chesney: Living In Fast Forward" is limited to 3,500 copies — all of which are signed, numbered and include 571 pictures of road life.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Maren Morris has no chill after performing with Dolly Parton at Newport Folk Festival Dolly Parton surprised the Newport Folk Festival, inspiring social media accolades from fans and collaborators alike.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Lizzo, the flute playing rap star, is back in the studio with a 'really different' sound Lizzo has been everywhere this summer, from the radio to the movies. Like what you've heard? Good news: The artist returned to the studio.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Ariana Grande follows apology for JonBenet Ramsey joke with teaser for new song 'Boyfriend' Ariana Grande apologized for making an inappropriate joke about JonBenet Ramsey on Instagram before dropping her newest song teaser.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Watch Big Sean's new video for 'Single Again,' filmed around his hometown of Detroit The rapper's new video was shot in May at shots around the city, and takes on the perils of social media.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Mariah Carey 'passes the torch' to Lil Nas X after 'Old Town Road' overtakes 'One Sweet Day' in No. 1 record It's one sweet day for Lil Nas X: The rapper's viral "Old Town Road" has broken the Billboard record set by Mariah Carey's "One Sweet Day."        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

A$AP Rocky enters not guilty plea as high-profile assault trial begins in Sweden Rapper A$AP Rocky and two other men believed to be members of his entourage went on trial Tuesday in Sweden in a high-profile legal case.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Global Citizen Festival 2019 to feature H.E.R, Adam Lambert, Alicia Keys and more Queen and Adam Lambert, Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys are some of the headliners at the 2019 Global Citizen Festival.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated 'Dark Horse' copied Christian rap song, jury says A jury has found Katy Perry's 2013 hit "Dark Horse" improperly copied a 2009 Christian rap song. Next: How much will she and other defendants owe?        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated song 'Dark Horse' copied Christian rap song, jury says A jury found that Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated song "Dark Horse" improperly copied a 2009 Christian rap song.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Machine Gun Kelly suggests an end to his Eminem feud: 'Put us on a track' The Eminem vs. Machine Gun Kelly feud has largely died down after bubbling over last summer with a series of diss tracks fired off by the two rappers.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

'Country Music' director Ken Burns on 'Old Town Road' breaking chart record: 'Water is wet' Legendary documentary director Ken Burns just made an epic about country music, and he isn't surprised "Old Town Road" broke a major chart record.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Country singer Meghan Patrick calls out fan who harassed her: It 'broke my heart' "This isn’t a (expletive) strip club. Get the (expletive) out," Nashville-based singer Meghan Patrick told him.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Woodstock 50: Santana, Lumineers, Raconteurs drop out Woodstock 50 organizers are scrambling to stage their golden anniversary festival next month in Maryland.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Cardi B apologizes to fans for postponed Indianapolis concert after 'unverified threat' Bankers Life Fieldhouse announced that Cardi B's sold-out Indianapolis show has been rescheduled for Sept. 11.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

How a Christian band named Skillet became wildly successful The Kenosha, Wisconsin-based Christian rock band's 10th album, "Victorious," should continue an impressive streak of gold or platinum-certified albums over the past decade.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Attorneys who accused Katy Perry of copying 'Dark Horse' say the song earned about $41 million A jury found Katy Perry’s song “Dark Horse” to be improperly copied. Now lawyers say the pop superstar’s 2013 hit earned roughly $41 million.        ...
2019-07-31 18:45

Taylor Swift reveals new song 'The Archer,' plans to release 120 pages of her diary Taylor Swift revealed a new track, titled "The Archer," from her upcoming album during an Instagram Live Stream on Tuesday.        ...
2019-07-25 09:15

Teen rapper Tay-K sentenced to 55 years in prison for deadly home invasion Texas rapper Tay-K has been sentenced to 55 years behind bars for the 2016 murder of Ethan Walker during a home invasion.        ...
2019-07-25 09:15

Meek Mill launches new label, Dream Chasers Records, with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Meek Mill, the Philadelphia rapper-turned-entrepreneur, is launching a new record label in a joint venture with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation.        ...
2019-07-25 09:15

Sheryl Crow recalls Woodstock '99 was the 'single worst gig,' 20 years later On the 20th anniversary of Woodstock '99, Sheryl Crow is remembering it as the 'single worst gig' of her career.        ...
2019-07-25 09:15

Playlist: What's Briston Maroney listening to? Maroney is kicking off his first international headlining tour this fall after a new music video for his single "Fool's Gold" and his recent EP "Indiana."        ...
2019-07-25 09:15

Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift tie for 10 MTV Video Music Award nominations Among the 2019 MTV Video Music Award nominees: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Lil Nas X, Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, and the late Nipsey Hussle.        ...
2019-07-23 19:30

B.B. King’s ‘Lucille’ guitar going up for auction, estimated to be worth $80K to $100K Julien’s Auctions announced Tuesday that B.B. King’s black Gibson ES-345 prototype guitar is among the items from his estate that will go up for bid.        ...
2019-07-23 18:30

R. Kelly rep resigns after saying he would 'absolutely not' trust singer with daughter Darrell Johnson says he no longer works for R. Kelly after giving a damaging interview about the singer to Gayle King on CBS This Morning.        ...
2019-07-23 06:15

Country supergroup The Highwomen share first single, 'Redesigning Women' "Redesigning Women "finds Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda Shires and Natalie Hemby riffing on the challenges and double-standards they face.        ...
2019-07-22 19:15

R. Kelly representative: I would 'absolutely not' trust the singer with my daughter Darrell Johnson, a spokesperson for Kelly, granted an illuminating interview to Gayle King on Monday's CBS This Morning.        ...
2019-07-22 19:15

Russell Smith, Lead Singer of the Amazing Rhythm Aces, Dies at 70 He sang on hit songs and wrote “Third Rate Romance,” which was recorded by artists ranging from Rosanne Cash and Elvis Costello to the Fabulous Poodles....
2019-07-22 03:00

Idaho music event canceled amid immigration enforcement fear A music festival in southern Idaho has been canceled because organizers say they feared potential raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.        ...
2019-07-21 22:15

ASAP Rocky Won’t Get Special Treatment, Swedish Prime Minister Says The rapper has been held in Sweden on an assault charge. President Trump, lobbied by celebrities, called the prime minister to try to get him released....
2019-07-21 03:30

'Brown Skin Girl': Beyonce fans can't get enough of 'The Lion King: The Gift' new song The new song on "The Lion King"-inspired album features vocals from Nigerian singer Wizkid, the Brooklyn rapper Saint Jhn and Blue Ivy Carter.        ...
2019-07-20 02:45

Remember Iggy Azalea? After five tortured years, she finally has a new album A lot has changed for Iggy Azalea since “Fancy” was the biggest song in America. Will she be able to respark her career with “In My Defense"?        ...
2019-07-20 02:45

Miley Cyrus invites Britney Spears over to twerk in new Instagram video Cyrus shouted out Spears on her IG Stories, with the 37-year-old star herself an expert in posting dancing clips to Instagram.        ...
2019-07-20 02:45

Peppa Pig just dropped her new, long-awaited album. It's no 'Baby Shark' Peppa Pig's debut album is a little too old-fashioned for these times, when kids have the cultural fluency to dance along to viral rap songs.        ...
2019-07-20 02:45

Nat King Cole’s Early Years Are Getting the Archival Treatment Resonance Records is set to release a nearly-200-song anthology of music, which will be the first complete collection of Cole’s pre-Capitol recordings....
2019-07-19 11:15

Berry Gordy's long-awaited Motown documentary set for Showtime premiere Billed as the definitive Motown documentary, the film features rare footage and performances to tell the story of the Detroit-born label and its impact.        ...
2019-07-19 08:45

Peppa Pig, Iggy Azalea tiff over album debut wins the day. 'Peppa's so fancy, you already know' Iggy Azalea might not be performing for the same demographic as animated fave Peppa Pig, but what happens when they each drop albums on the same day?        ...
2019-07-18 23:15

Beyonce is 'a perfectionist' who 'cared about everything' says 'Spirit' collaborator Dishing on his "Lion King" collab with music's Queen B, Labrinth reveals how Beyoncé always keeps it humble – even when she doesn't have to.        ...
2019-07-18 23:15

Miranda Lambert promotes new single with shirtless video of husband Brendan McLoughlin Miranda Lambert posted a short video of husband Brendan McLoughlin shirtless to promote her new song, "It All Comes Out in the Wash."        ...
2019-07-18 17:15

What's your hometown anthem? The best song about every state Each U.S. state has its own distinct history and characteristics. 24/7 Tempo has collected the best song about every state available on Spotify.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Ed Sheeran reveals he's married in new album 'No. 6 Collaborations Project' The 28-year-old crooner confirmed on his album "No. 6 Collaborations Project" that, yes, he and Cherry Seaborn are husband and wife.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Lil Wayne 'having too much fun' to quit Blink-182 tour despite storming offstage Lil Wayne says he will remain on tour with Blink-182 after a show in Virginia where he complained about the audience size and cut his short set.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Granger Smith's son saved two lives with organs, mom Amber writes in heart-wrenching post Country music star Granger Smith's wife wrote, "I pray these 2 recipients live healthy, joy filled, full throttle lives just like Riv."        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

'I love you, man': Paul McCartney brings out Ringo Starr for a tour-closing Beatles reunion Reunion alert! Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr shared the stage at Dodger Stadium, where the former Beatles played "Sgt. Pepper" and "Helter Skelter."        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Pink defends her kids running in Holocaust Memorial as 'children being children' "Please keep your hatred and judgment to yourselves," Pink wrote in defense of her children Willow, 8, and Jameson, 2.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Jennifer Lopez's Madison Square Garden concert cut short, rescheduled after power outage Jennifer Lopez's Manhattan concert got cut short Saturday after a city-wide power outage. But don't worry, JLo fans: She'll finish what she started.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Brian May applauds Adam Lambert, says Freddie Mercury 'would approve, big time' Queen co-founder Brian May said Adam Lambert is "the reason we are still alive as a functioning rock band."        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Post Malone announces Swae Lee will join his Runaway Tour, which starts in September Post Malone announced Monday that Swae Lee and Tyla Yaweh will appear as openers during his Runaway Tour.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Fresh Island Festival in Croatia evacuated over massive fire; Tyga's performance canceled Tyga's performance at Fresh Island Festival in Croatia's was abruptly canceled Monday after a massive fire forced concertgoers to evacuate Zrće beach.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

'I just can't leave it like that': Jennifer Lopez makes up NYC show ended by blackout Jennifer Lopez got back out on the Madison Square Garden floor giving a full show to attendees of Saturday's concert cut short due to a power outage.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Beyoncé debuts 'Spirit' music video, calls new 'Lion King' album 'a love letter to Africa' Beyoncé fans get a two-in-one gift this Friday with the release of both the Bey-voiced "Lion King" movie and her new "The Lion King: The Gift" album,.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Katy Perry, 34, explains how she's combating aging with 'new-age way of living' Perry described how she balances indulging herself with feeling good in her body, adding that her actor husband Orlando Bloom is also on board.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Who is Grimes? Get to know the artist responsible for 2019's craziest Instagram post Claire Boucher is one of her generation's most interesting musicians, and is/was romantically involved with Elon Musk.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Luke Combs inducted into Grand Ole Opry by Vince Gill: 'You can do anything you set your mind to' Combs has taken country music by storm in the last two years with hit after hit off his debut major label record,.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Johnny Clegg, South African musician who opposed apartheid, dies at 66 Johnny Clegg, a South African musician who fiercely opposed his country's racially discriminatory apartheid policies, died Tuesday at the age of 66.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Ranked: The 25 best classic Disney songs, from 'Mary Poppins' to 'The Lion King' In honor of the live-action "The Lion King" hitting theaters this weekend, we rank the best Disney songs from the 1990s and earlier.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Nicki Minaj pulls out; Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent in for Saudi festival Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Future and Tyga have been added to the Jeddah World Fest lineup after Nicki Minaj pulled out of it.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Playlist: What's Collective Soul listening to? The band's members collaborated on a playlist for USA TODAY, featuring classic tracks and newer releases from their favorite bands.        ...
2019-07-18 11:30

Iowa Official, 66, Says His Love of Tupac Wasn’t What Got Him Fired Jerry Foxhoven, the former director of the state’s Department of Human Services, was removed days after he sent an email celebrating the rapper to 4,300 employees....
2019-07-17 23:30

In Turnabout, a Key Witness Is Cooperating in R. Kelly Case A young woman’s refusal to testify against the singer was crucial to his acquittal in a 2008 trial, but her lawyer says she is now cooperating with prosecutors....
2019-07-17 00:15

Best musicians of the 1960s A transformative decade for American popular music, the 1960s saw the birth of modern rock and roll as listeners know it today.        ...
2019-07-16 23:30

R. Kelly denied bond at hearing on sex-crime indictments, will stay in jail R. Kelly will stay locked up on federal sex-crime charges after he was denied bond at an arraignment hearing in Chicago.        ...
2019-07-16 23:30

Kelly Clarkson's advice to Taylor Swift: Re-record old songs so fans won't pay Scooter Braun Kelly Clarkson is voicing her support for Taylor Swift and offering advice in the ongoing Scooter Braun controversy.        ...
2019-07-15 20:15

R. Kelly's girlfriends deny being 'evicted' from his Trump Tower condo: 'That's fake news' R. Kelly's live-in girlfriends, Joycelyn Savage and Azriel Clary, were not "evicted" from his Chicago condo. Video of them inside proves it, they say.        ...
2019-07-15 20:15

Jerry Lawson, Lead Singer of the Persuasions, Is Dead at 75 Mr. Lawson and his colleagues revived the lost art of a cappella singing and attracted a loyal following that included Joni Mitchell and Frank Zappa....
2019-07-13 01:15

Garth Brooks and Blake Shelton had 'so much fun' recording 'Dive Bar' Garth Brooks invited Blake Shelton to sing on his new single "Dive Bar," the second song from his new album, "Fun," which will available later this year.        ...
2019-07-11 14:15

Playlist: Indie band Bad Books' favorites include songs from Bon Iver and Kanye West Before heading back on tour, Devine, Hull and McDowell shared their favorite songs with USA TODAY. Among them are titles from Bon Iver and Kanye West.        ...
2019-07-11 01:45

How ‘Oklahoma!’ Revolutionized the Cast Album It took decades for the full Rodgers and Hammerstein score to be available. But even abbreviated, the show helped build a whole new audience for Broadway music....
2019-07-10 18:15

Somerset House Summer Series: Doves and The Internet among acts performing over 11 nights ACCLAIMED indie trio Doves are among a diverse range of acts set to perform at London’s Somerset House as part of the venue’s Summer Series this month....
2019-07-10 00:15

ILe Carries Latin Pop Back to the Future The Puerto Rican singer and songwriter’s latest album, “Almadura,” is rooted in the past but upends old assumptions. She’ll bring its songs to the Latin Alternative Music Conference....
2019-07-09 19:45

Rammstein at Milton Keynes live review: Heavy riffs and plenty of fire at Stadium MK POWERFUL riffs, juggernaut beats and enough fire and explosions to keep even the most newly anointed Rammstein fan happy, the band’s first UK show in over two years at Stadium MK was an eye-popping, theatrical triumph of sight and sound....
2019-07-09 01:00

Mariah Carey shares unbelievable #BottleCapChallenge video: 'This is what they call a win' Celebrities and fans alike have been taking a stab at the #BottleCapChallenge. But no videos have come close to Mariah Carey's.        ...
2019-07-08 23:00

Ariana Grande opens up to fans about crying onstage Ariana Grande releases a letter after crying during one of her concerts. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
2019-07-08 23:00

João Gilberto, an Architect of Bossa Nova, Is Dead at 88 Mr. Gilberto was the quintessential transmitter of the harmonically and rhythmically complex, lyrically nuanced Brazilian music, including a version of “The Girl From Ipanema.”...
2019-07-07 19:30

What Denise Ho, Jackie Chan and Other Celebrities Think About the Hong Kong Protests For many stars whose careers depend on mainland China, the blacklisting of a Cantopop singer served as a warning that the Communist Party has a low tolerance for political dissent....
2019-07-05 23:45

Hong Kong Celebrities Who Support Protests Pay a Heavy Price From China For many stars whose careers depend on mainland China, the blacklisting of a Cantopop singer served as a warning that the Communist Party has a low tolerance for political dissent....
2019-07-05 16:45

As BTS’s Reach Expands, an Army of Dedicated K-Pop Translators Grows The fans who devote their time to interpreting lyrics, tweets and interviews for listeners who don’t speak Korean are hard-working, passionate and unpaid....
2019-07-04 17:15

The Rolling Stones 2019 tour: Bigger, better video screens bring Mick & Keith up close Improved video technology used on the Rolling Stones' current U.S. tour makes the stage cleaner and puts the focus on the band, not props.        ...
2019-07-03 23:30

Taylor Swift's attorney says the singer never had the chance to buy her catalog 'outright' The drama between Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun continues to escalate after her attorney said she was never given a chance to buy back her music.        ...
2019-07-03 20:45

Taylor Swift's outrage over Scooter Braun: Will it change the music industry? Taylor Swift ignited a social-media fire over her music catalog ending up in enemy hands. Will her fury change the music industry? Maybe not.        ...
2019-07-03 20:45

When in Brazil, Just Follow the Music The capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia can be an intimidating place for travelers. But, as the 52 Places Traveler found out, when in doubt, just follow the music....
2019-07-02 22:45

Taylor Swift's 'ME!' collaborator Brendon Urie weighs in on Scooter Braun feud: 'I stand with Taylor' Brendon Urie of Panic! At the Disco supported Taylor Swift in her feud against Scooter Braun in a profanity-laced video calling out toxic masculinity.        ...
2019-07-02 22:15

Parkland survivor Emma González slams Madonna's 'God Control' video as 'triggering' Parkland survivor Emma González called Madonna's "God Control" video "horrible" and "triggering."        ...
2019-07-02 02:15

Taylor Swift reiterates claims she was unaware of Scooter Braun acquiring her music catalog Taylor Swift called Scooter Braun acquiring her music her "worst case scenario." Now Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato and more stars are taking sides.        ...
2019-07-01 20:45

Glastonbury tickets 2020: How and when to get tickets for Glastonbury Festival next year GLASTONBURY tickets 2020 will probably sell out in record time as it is the 50th anniversary of the festival. Here is how and when to get tickets for next year....
2019-07-01 14:30

Taylor Swift slams 'incessant, manipulative' Scooter Braun for buying her music catalog Taylor Swift called Scooter Braun's acquisition of her music catalog her "worst case scenario," dubbing the music exec a "manipulative bully."        ...
2019-07-01 01:30

Kylie breaks down on Glastonbury stage 14 years after cancer battle KYLIE Minogue wept on stage today as she finally performed at Glastonbury, fourteen years after being forced to drop out after battling cancer in 2005....
2019-06-30 20:15

VestiVille music festival in Belgium abruptly ended over security, fraud suspicion A music festival in Belgium featuring major stars like rapper Cardi B came to a chaotic end before it had even started.        ...
2019-06-30 18:45

Whitney Houston's 'Higher Love' cover remixed by Kygo released Whitney Houston originally released a cover of Steve Winwood's "Higher Love" as a Japan-only bonus track on her 1990 album "I'm Your Baby Tonight."        ...
2019-06-28 22:15

BTS World mobile game and album move K-pop boy band closer to total domination K-pop boy band BTS released a mobile game and companion album much to the delight of fans around the world.        ...
2019-06-28 17:45

Lizzo calls Summerfest security guard a 'racist bigot,' says he attacked her team Moments after playing "the best show ever" at Summerfest in Milwaukee, Lizzo claimed a security guard tackled her team and used "hurtful language."        ...
2019-06-28 17:45

Bob Dylan's 'Nashville Skyline' turns 50: How the album changed country music Exploring the history of Bob Dylan's "Nashville Skyline" with the players who created it and the songwriters influenced by it.        ...
2019-06-28 17:45

Former Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler hospitalized with injuries Adler was part of the initial Guns N' Roses lineup that signed to Geffen Records in 1986 and would achieve worldwide fame in the late '80s.        ...
2019-06-28 17:45

J.D. Allen Wants You to Know Who He Is, With or Without His Saxophone After years of hardship, the 46-year-old musician has become one of jazz’s premier bandleaders by going against the grain, and by letting his music speak for itself....
2019-06-28 00:30

On ‘Africa Speaks,’ Santana Finds a Worthy Partner in Buika Carlos Santana’s new album started when he brought a playlist of African songs to the producer Rick Rubin. Then the 71-year-old guitarist found the LP’s voice on the internet....
2019-06-28 00:30

Tupac Shakur, Tom Petty estates sue Universal Music for $100 million over 2008 fire Soundgarden and estates representing Shakur and Petty are among those suing Universal Music Group for materials lost in a 2008 fire.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Britney Spears rolls in the sand, shows off bikini bod on Caribbean vacation Over the weekend, Spears began posted photos and videos showing her lounging in a bikini on a tropical beach in the Caribbean with her mom.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

5 things that have changed since Michael Jackson's death 10 years ago Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009, at his home in Los Angeles of a drug overdose administered by his doctor.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Firefly Music Festival streaker knocked over DJ equipment, faces misdemeanor charge One man may have to go to court after things got a little crazy for him at Firefly Music Festival on Saturday.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Lady Gaga celebrates Oscar win, Pride Month at emotional 'Enigma' show in hometown NYC On Monday, nine-time Grammy winner Lady Gaga brought her usual theatrics, as well as plenty of heart, to her most intimate show in more than a decade.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

We may never resolve our conflicted feelings about Michael Jackson If you have conflicted feelings about Michael Jackson on the 10th anniversary of his death, you are not alone. Don't expect to resolve them soon.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Cardi B pleads not guilty on strip-club brawling charges in New York Two days after becoming first female solo rapper to win BET Album of the Year, Cardi B was arraigned and pleaded not guilty in Queens strip club brawl.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Kid Rock talks golfing with President Trump, calls him 'down-to-earth and cool' The musician was on the course for the 313 Area Celebrity Challenge, a three-team scramble, ahead of the Rocket Mortgage Classic PGA tour event.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

'Queer Eye' star Karamo Brown defends Taylor Swift's new music video after backlash Brown is coming to Taylor Swift's defense following criticism of her new LGBTQ-centric video "You Need to Calm Down."        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Demi Lovato's next album will tell her story 'regardless of who might not like it' Almost a year after her drug overdose, Demi Lovato said her new album will tell her side of the story "regardless of who might not like it."        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

R. Kelly in court as prosecutors turn over video of alleged sexual encounter with teen R. Kelly and his lawyers were back in court in Chicago on Wednesday on the 18 felony sexual-assault charges pending against him.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Dixie Chicks tease first album in 13 years The Dixie Chicks took the long way around, but they’re returning with new music soon after a 13-year hiatus, the group announced on Instagram.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Thom Yorke's mesmerizing new Netflix film 'Anima' is a must-watch for Radiohead fans Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke is back with Netflix short film "Anima," streaming Thursday, a companion to his upcoming solo album of the same name.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Bluegrass musician Jeff Austin, co-founder of Yonder Mountain String Band, dies at 45 Bluegrass musician Jeff Austin, who co-founded the Yonder Mountain String Band, died Monday at 45 after cancelling shows for a "medical emergency."        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Madonna's bloody 'God Control' music video draws mixed reactions The video for Madonna's new track "God Control" opens with a violent sequence of partiers dying after a shooting in a club.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Playlist: Celebrate Pete Seeger's 100th birthday with the folk legend's enduring music To honor Seeger, Smithsonian Folkways’ curator and senior archivist Jeff Place compiled a playlist of his legendary songs for USA TODAY.        ...
2019-06-27 20:45

Elliot Roberts, Manager of Rock Stars, Is Dead at 76 He guided the careers of Joni Mitchell, David Crosby, Jackson Browne, Tom Petty and Tracy Chapman but was best known for his many years with Neil Young....
2019-06-24 01:45

Review: A ‘Stonewall’ Opera Reflects the Diversity of Queer History New York City Opera has commissioned a new work for the 50th anniversary of the riots that have come to signify the birth of the gay rights movement....
2019-06-23 20:30

What to expect at the BET Awards: A tribute to Nipsey Hussle, plus Cardi B, Lil Nas perform John Legend, DJ Khaled and YG will pay tribute to Nipsey Hussle at Sunday's BET Awards, where the slain rapper will receive a humanitarian award.        ...
2019-06-23 18:30

End of an era: Bob Seger plays his final hometown show It was the end of an era Friday as Seger and the Silver Bullet Band played their final concert at the old Pine Knob.        ...
2019-06-22 21:45

Barry Manilow gifts North Carolina high school $100,000 Barry Manilow gifted $100,000 worth of new band gear to a North Carolina high school in an area still recovering from Hurricane Florence.        ...
2019-06-22 16:30

Rolling Stones make triumphant return to the stage in Chicago following Mick Jagger's surgery The Stones kicked off the "No Filter" tour at Soldier Field in Chicago Friday, the first show after Mick Jagger's reported heart surgery this spring.        ...
2019-06-22 16:30

Rolling Stones return to the stage after Mick Jagger's health issues The Rolling Stones play in Chicago Friday after postponing their North American tour because frontman Mick Jagger needed medical treatment.        ...
2019-06-22 14:15

Taylor Swift has angered many people with her 'You Need To Calm Down' release. Here's why Criticisms of Swift include her using LGBTQ rights as a fashion statement to depicting anti-gay protesters as hillbillies.        ...
2019-06-21 20:30

The Raconteurs return for first album in 11 years, 'Help Us Stranger' The Jack White-led supergroup released a new record Friday, celebrating with a performance on 'Colbert.'        ...
2019-06-21 20:30

Cardi B indicted by grand jury in New York in connection with strip club brawl Cardi B was charged with two counts of felony attempted assault and various lesser charges in connection with a fight last year.        ...
2019-06-21 20:30

Arrest made in fatal shooting of Maryland rapper Tre Da Kid Police say they've charged a Baltimore man with murder in the fatal shooting of popular Annapolis rapper Tre Da Kid.        ...
2019-06-21 17:45

Cassius' Philippe Zdar, Grammy-winning music producer, dies in accidental fall at 52 Zdar also owned the influential Motorbass music studio in Paris, which hosted artists including Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and Phoenix.        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

Listen to previously unreleased Freddie Mercury track from 1985 A previously unreleased Freddie Mercury track was unearthed and released. "Time Waits for No One" is a take on "Time," the title track from Mercury's musical.        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

BTS fans prompt apology from Australian TV show over 'offensive' segment Loyal BTS fans prompted an apology from Australia's 20toOne for a segment about the Korean boy band deemed xenophobic and racist.        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

Taylor Swift's lookalike drag queen is 'on cloud nine' after appearing in 'You Need to Calm Down' Louisville drag queen Jade Jolie (from "RuPaul's Drag Race") had a chance of a lifetime to be Taylor Swift in the "You Need to Calm Down" music video.        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

Playlist: Inside Dave Stewart's own "Songland" with the songs that shaped him as an artist Sharing the songs that have captivated Stewart throughout his career, Stewart compiled a playlist of favorites for USA TODAY.        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

Believe the hype: Billie Eilish proves she's a once-in-a-generation talent at NYC concert Seventeen-year-old Billie Eilish has drawn comparisons to Nirvana with her dynamic live shows, which we attended to see what the fuss is all about.        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

New Freddie Mercury music alert! Listen to Queen singer's previously unreleased 1985 track Dave Clark asked Freddie Mercury to sing a take from his rock musical with just piano. It's being released as new single "Time Waits for No One."        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

New Freddie Mercury alert! Listen to Queen singer's previously unreleased track from 1985 Dave Clark asked Freddie Mercury to sing a take from his rock musical with just piano. It's being released as new single "Time Waits for No One."        ...
2019-06-20 12:45

No joke: Chris Stapleton, Bruno Mars share a song on Ed Sheeran's new record Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars and Chris Stapleton appear on a track called "Blow," part of Sheeran's new album.        ...
2019-06-19 17:45

Gwen Stefani praises boyfriend and 'favorite human' Blake Shelton on his 43rd birthday Shelton celebrated his 43rd birthday Tuesday with an aquarium date in Chicago with Stefani, who shouted him out in a birthday post on Instagram.        ...
2019-06-19 17:45

Ninja, DJ Marshmello, Snoop Dogg, sign on for new video game-music festival in Las Vegas The Metarama Gaming + Music Festival in Las Vegas Oct. 19-20 will feature top esports athletes, video game streamers and musicians including Shaq.        ...
2019-06-19 17:45

That Glitchy Music Video on YouTube? It’s Getting an Upgrade The streaming service and Universal Music Group have teamed up to revamp more than 1,000 videos from artists including Lady Gaga, Tom Petty, Billy Idol and the Spice Girls....
2019-06-19 16:30

The best albums of 2019 so far, from Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish and more Vampire Weekend, Carly Rae Jepsen and Tyler, the Creator returned with some of their best music yet in 2019's first half.        ...
2019-06-19 10:15

Taylor Swift makes peace with Katy Perry in 'You Need to Calm Down' music video It's hard to calm down after seeing the all-star celebrities in Taylor Swift's new music video.        ...
2019-06-18 08:45

Shania Twain announces new Las Vegas residency after battling Lyme disease Shania Twain, the queen of country pop announced 23 performances for her "Let's Go!" residency at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino.        ...
2019-06-18 08:45

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine diagnosed with throat cancer, cancels Summerfest show and tour "Treatment has already begun," Megadeth lead singer Dave Mustaine said in a statement about his throat cancer.        ...
2019-06-18 08:45

No, Janelle Monae isn't replacing Cardi B at Bonnaroo Janelle Monae in for Cardi B? The rap star has canceled several concerts in the run-up to her Bonnaroo debut due to surgery, prompting rumors.        ...
2019-06-17 02:00

Taylor Swift teases all-star celebrity lineup for new 'You Need to Calm Down' music video It's hard to calm down after reading the list of all-star celebrities set to appear in Taylor Swift's new music video for "You Need to Calm Down."        ...
2019-06-17 02:00

Bonnaroo 2019: Nashville's own Kacey Musgraves shines on Day 3; Childish Gambino rocks Day 2 Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris and a surprise collaboration with Brandi Carlile lead Day 3 at Bonnaroo in Tennessee; Childish Gambino owns Day 2.        ...
2019-06-17 02:00

Lauren London honors Nipsey Hussle on their son's first Father's Day without his dad “Today we celebrate You,” Lauren London wrote in a Father's Day tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, which she shared with a family photo.        ...
2019-06-17 02:00

Chris Brown taunts ex Karrueche Tran's boyfriend Victor Cruz, claims he was hacked In a series of since-deleted posts, Chris Brown slammed Victor Cruz in the comments of a photo he posted with Karrueche Tran on Monday.        ...
2019-06-14 22:45

Bonnaroo 2019 day one: Over 100 citations and drug-related arrests Police at Bonnaroo have issued at least 100 citations and made at least four arrests as of day two.        ...
2019-06-14 19:45

Taylor Swift shouts out to LGBTQ fans, GLAAD on anti-hate anthem 'You Need To Calm Down' Taylor Swift, who dropped 'You Need to Calm Down' at midnight, announced her new album, "Lover," on social media Thursday,        ...
2019-06-14 18:15

Chris Brown taunts ex Karrueche Tran's boyfriend Victor Cruz: 'No shade boo' In a series of since-deleted posts, Chris Brown slammed Victor Cruz in the comments of a photo he posted with Karrueche Tran on Monday.        ...
2019-06-14 18:15

Taylor Swift shouts out LGBTQ fans, GLAAD on anti-hate anthem 'You Need To Calm Down' Taylor Swift dropped a new song, "You Need To Calm Down," celebrating Pride. This is the second song from her upcoming album "Lover."        ...
2019-06-14 18:15

Taylor Swift shouts out to LBGTQ fans, GLAAD on anti-hate anthem 'You Need To Calm Down' Taylor Swift, who dropped 'You Need to Calm Down' at midnight, announced her new album, "Lover," on social media Thursday,        ...
2019-06-14 14:30

Missy Elliott tears up as first female rapper inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame Missy Elliott felt the love back from her musical sisters as she became the first female rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.        ...
2019-06-14 14:30

From 'disgraceful' to 'fine,' reaction to Bonnaroo's new arch is mixed A giant square set up, the new entrance to Bonnaroo's grounds, replaces the festival's iconic arch which burned down last month.        ...
2019-06-14 00:45

Mark Ronson, a Party Boy No More, Tries on Melancholy After a Parade of Hits With seven Grammys, an Oscar and a host of megahits under his belt, the D.J.-turned-super-producer returns with “Late Night Feelings,” a more left-field divorce album....
2019-06-13 17:01

Phish would be open to a Cardi B collaboration Phish has brought out Bruce Springsteen and Kenny Rogers at past Bonnaroos. Who does Phish want to play with this time?        ...
2019-06-12 21:45

Chris Brown announces 'INDIGOAT' summer tour with Tory Lanez, Ty Dolla $ign Brown's "INDIGOAT TOUR" is set to begin on Aug. 20 in Portland, Oregon, stretching through Oct. 19 in Anaheim.        ...
2019-06-12 21:45

Here are the mostly boring contenders for 2019's song of the summer Below-average releases from normally reliable superstars means listeners are still waiting for this season’s “Despacito.”        ...
2019-06-12 21:45

Ariana Grande donates $250,000 from Atlanta concert to Planned Parenthood Ariana Grande donated $250,000 from her Saturday concert in Atlanta to Planned Parenthood, the organization confirmed to USA TODAY.        ...
2019-06-12 21:45

Overlooked No More: Ma Rainey, the ‘Mother of the Blues’ With her unapologetic lyrics, Rainey proudly proclaimed her bisexuality and helped to mainstream black female narratives in a musical style that later became a nationwide craze....
2019-06-12 18:45

Selena Gomez announces first album in four years, teases material about her 'huge' life moments After stepping away from the spotlight for a while, Selena Gomez revealed plans on "The Tonight Show" to release her first album in nearly four years.        ...
2019-06-12 15:15

Miley Cyrus apologizes for racially 'insensitive' comments about hip hop Cyrus is making amends for controversial comments she previously made about her experiences making hip hop-influenced music.        ...
2019-06-12 15:15

Luke Combs stunned with invitation to join Grand Ole Opry: 'I just cried the whole time' Luke Combs was shocked Tuesday night when fellow country singers Chris Janson, Craig Morgan and John Conlee invited him to join the Grand Ole Opry.        ...
2019-06-12 15:15

Four Days in Ojai, a Musical Utopia The multitalented Barbara Hannigan organized this year’s Ojai Music Festival, a well-balanced meal of programming that went down easily, without bloat....
2019-06-12 05:30

Without Phish, Bonnaroo might not exist: How the jam band paved the way for the festival Phish's Trey Anastasio tells us how the band built their own festivals in the '90s, which helped create a blueprint for Bonnaroo.        ...
2019-06-11 22:15

'Queer Eye' star Jonathan Van Ness says he's non-binary: Some days 'I feel like a woman' Jonathan Van Ness officially came out as gender non-conforming in an interview for Out magazine, talking about his self-pride and shaming he's encountered.        ...
2019-06-11 22:15

The next ‘Old Town Road?' Trap-country goes viral again with Blanco Brown’s ‘The Git Up’ Blanco Brown's "The Git Up" is riding the "Old Town Road" wave to its own viral success, complete with an accompanying line dance.        ...
2019-06-11 22:15

Tedeschi Trucks Band prepare for tour while dealing with tragedy: 'The band is in a raw place' The band kicks off its 40-city U.S. tour June 28 in Jacksonville, Florida, and ends mid-November in Little Rock, Arkansas.        ...
2019-06-11 22:15

Darius Rucker raises over $2 million for St. Jude with 10th Nashville benefit concert Darius Rucker has raised over $2 million for St. Jude through his concert, "Darius and Friends." It is known as the unofficial kickoff to CMA Fest.        ...
2019-06-11 22:15

Singer Steve Lawrence, of '60s duo Steve and Eydie, says he has Alzheimer's The beloved 1960s-era singer says he's in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. He and his late wife, Eydie Gorme, were a popular singing duo in nightclubs and on TV.        ...
2019-06-11 22:15

Netflix documentary 'Rolling Thunder Revue' gives intimate look at Bob Dylan and Joan Baez's relationship Netflix documentary "Rolling Thunder Revue" uses never-before-seen footage to chronicle Bob Dylan's 1975 tour and close relationship with Joan Baez.        ...
2019-06-11 07:00

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame set to introduce new "Interactive Garage" exhibit this summer A new interactive exhibit at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is set to open in the Cleveland museum in July.        ...
2019-06-11 00:30

Geto Boys’ Bushwick Bill has died at age 52, publicist says After disputing reports earlier Sunday, representatives of pioneering rapper Bushwick Bill say has died at a Colorado hospital.        ...
2019-06-11 00:30

'Voice' alum Jordan Pruitt: 'Greatest joy' will come when abuser is in 'orange jumpsuit' Singer Jordan Pruitt, a "Voice" contestant in 2012, explains how her abuser groomed her for years before doing anything sexual.        ...
2019-06-11 00:30

Bonnaroo is back: In dramatic turnaround, 2019 festival to sell out With 80,000 attendees, it'll be Bonnaroo's first sellout since 2013, when Beatles great Paul McCartney headlined.        ...
2019-06-11 00:30

Wu-Tang Clan become first hip-hop act to headline country music's legendary Ryman stage Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan took over the Mother Church of Country Music on Sunday night as the rest of Nashville closed out CMA Fest 2019.        ...
2019-06-11 00:30

Britney Spears, clad in a bikini, shares conspiracy theory about paparazzi pics Spears accused the media of Photoshopping her bikini pictures and perpetuating conspiracies against her.        ...
2019-06-11 00:30

CMA Fest 2019: Dierks Bentley honors Granger Smith and more moments you missed from Night 3 Tim McGraw brings the heat, Miranda Lambert plays new music and Keith Urban makes a surprise appearance at Night 3 of CMA Fest 2019        ...
2019-06-09 22:00

Ariana Grande tells LGBTQ fans after homophobic protest outside show: 'You are all so loved' Ariana Grande apologized to her LGBTQ fans after anti-Pride protesters set up outside her concert venue in Atlanta and made homophobic comments.        ...
2019-06-09 22:00

Geto Boys’ Bushwick Bill is still alive but critically ill, publicist says Representatives of pioneering rapper Bushwick Bill say he is hospitalized in critical condition but still alive, contrary to some reports.        ...
2019-06-09 22:00

Country singer Granger Smith's 3-year-old son drowns at family home in 'tragic accident' Country singer Granger Smith announced on Twitter on Thursday that his youngest son, River Kelly Smith, had died. The boy was 3.        ...
2019-06-08 01:15

Granger Smith's 3-year-old son died in 'tragic accident' at family home Country singer Granger Smith posted a devastating message to his Instagram account. Smith says his 3-year-old son died in a "tragic accident."        ...
2019-06-08 01:15

BTS unveils 'Dream Glow', their latest English language crossover smash, with Charli XCX 'Dream Glow' is BTS' latest attempt at a crossover after its Top 10 hit 'Boy With Luv,' with lyrics in Korean and Spanish — and featuring Charli XCX.        ...
2019-06-08 01:15

'My hair blew back': Nancy Wilson reveals how Heart ended up in 'Captain Marvel' Heart's Nancy Wilson talks about the thrill of seeing Captain Marvel rock a Heart T-shirt and rock to "Crazy on You."        ...
2019-06-08 01:15

Rebel Girls And a few boys, too. When riot grrrl pioneers Bikini Kill played their first New York show in 22 years, these are the fans who showed up — one as early as noon and two who hadn’t told their parents. Hi mom and dad!...
2019-06-07 18:45

Beach Boy Brian Wilson postpones June tour, saying he's feeling 'mentally insecure' Beach Boys founder Brian Wilson, who has long struggled with mental illness, postponed his June tour because he's feeling "mentally insecure."        ...
2019-06-06 23:15

Garth Brooks, Blake Shelton team for new single 'Dive Bar' Garth Brooks, Blake Shelton team for new single 'Dive Bar' from Brooks' upcoming album 'Fun.'        ...
2019-06-06 21:30

Russian band Pussy Riot to stage Planned Parenthood benefit The Russian protest band Pussy Riot is planning a concert in Alabama to benefit Planned Parenthood.        ...
2019-06-06 21:30

Country singer Granger Smith announces death of 3-year-old son Country singer Granger Smith announced on Twitter on Thursday that his youngest son, River Kelly Smith, had died. The boy was 3.        ...
2019-06-06 21:30

Fans call out Taylor Swift for a typo on her merchandise Fans on Twitter spotted a misplaced apostrophe in the lyrics printed on Swift's merch, reading "Your'e the only one of you / baby that's the fun of you."        ...
2019-06-06 17:00

Playlist: Jakob Dylan's Laurel Canyon favorites Dylan features prominently in "Echo in the Canyon," a new documentary that chronicles Los Angeles' Laurel Canyon folk scene in the mid-1960s.        ...
2019-06-06 17:00

Madonna trashes New York Times profile, defends using the term 'raped' The singer claimed that the publication "Is one of the founding fathers of the Patriarchy."        ...
2019-06-06 17:00

The Rolling Stones enlist Gary Clark Jr., Juanes, more guest artists to join No Filter Tour The Rolling Stones announced Wednesday they’ll be joined by an eclectic group of guest artists as the No Filter Tour travels the continent.        ...
2019-06-06 14:45

Metallica rocks national anthem for NBA Finals Game 3 as Beyonce, Jay-Z look on Heavy metals titans James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett of Metallica rocked the "Star-Spangled Banner" before Game 3 of the NBA finals.        ...
2019-06-06 14:45

2019 CMT Music Awards: Everything you need to know about the country music awards show The CMT Music Awards air live at 7 p.m. on CMT on Wednesday. See who's performing and who's up for awards.        ...
2019-06-05 16:30

It will get loud: Metallica members will rock 'Star-Spangled Banner' for NBA Finals Game 3 Heavy metals titans James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett will rock the "Star-Spangled Banner" before Game 3 of the NBA finals. It will get loud.        ...
2019-06-05 06:15

'Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly': Everything we learned from the shocking new book “Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly” is written by Jim DeRogatis, the journalist who doggedly pursued Kelly’s story from his early days in Chicago.        ...
2019-06-04 22:00

Miley Cyrus completely drags author of critical 'She Is Coming' review: '#DoYourResearch' "Ps thanks for putting buy/stream link at the end of your (expletive) article... I’m sure it was helpful for those who are as out of touch as you are," Miley Cyrus wrote.        ...
2019-06-04 22:00

Learning to Listen, in a Los Angeles Cafe Built for Vinyl Japanese-style listening bars, where D.J.’s spin carefully selected records for a hushed audience, are arriving in America. But truly appreciating them can take a little practice....
2019-06-04 02:15

Cardi B picks a fight with the media in new single 'Press' The rapper comes out guns blazing – complete with gunshot sound effects – on "Press," her new single released midnight Friday.        ...
2019-06-04 01:15

Christianity is trending in 2019's country music hits, from Blake Shelton to Carrie Underwood At least seven high-profile songs reference God or his son or wade into the spirit of Christianity.        ...
2019-06-04 01:15

Elton John’s best albums In honor of the release of “Rocketman," 24/7 Tempo has identified Elton John’s best albums based on Billboard performance.        ...
2019-06-02 04:00

Bruce Springsteen releases music video, 'Tucson Train,' ahead of anticipated summer album "Tucson Train," coupled with a Thom Zimny-directed music video, is the third single from the upcoming "Western Stars" album.        ...
2019-06-01 00:15

Snoop Dogg breaks Guinness World Record for largest gin and juice The 'Gin and Juice' rapper crafted the record-breaking cocktail at BottleRock Napa festival with the help of Warren G, chef Michael Voltaggio and Williams Sonoma.        ...
2019-05-31 18:45

Cardi B is spoiling for a fight with the media in new single 'Press' The rapper comes out guns blazing – complete with gunshot sound effects – on "Press," her new single released midnight Friday.        ...
2019-05-31 18:45

Katy Perry's breakup anthem 'Never Really Over' is her best new song in years After her disappointing 2017 album "Witness," Katy Perry makes a welcome comeback with her therapy-themed single "Never Really Over."        ...
2019-05-31 18:45

Kenny Rogers hospitalized for dehydration, will have physical therapy to get 'strength back' Entertainer Kenny Rogers has been admitted to a Georgia hospital for dehydration, according to his official Twitter account.        ...
2019-05-31 18:45

Leon Redbone, acclaimed 1970s musician admired by Bob Dylan, dies Leon Redbone, the acclaimed singer and guitarist who performed jazz and ragtime died Thursday. Bob Dylan was among his admirers.        ...
2019-05-31 01:45

Timeline: R. Kelly's history of sex-abuse arrests, indictments and lawsuits over the years New charges were filed May 30, adding a new chapter to the decade-plus of allegations that the singer sexually and physically abused multiple women.        ...
2019-05-31 01:45

20 of the craziest rock star confessions: Slash, Keith Richards, Ozzy Osbourne and more Wild parties, drug binges, run-ins with the law and romantic entanglements – these only scratch the surface of rock stars' wildest admissions.        ...
2019-05-31 01:45

Ariana Grande cancels tour dates over allergic reaction to tomatoes Ariana Grande had to postpone two Florida shows on her Sweetener World Tour after suffering an allergic reaction to tomatoes.        ...
2019-05-30 18:45

Playlist: What's Kiefer Sutherland listening to? Sutherland is celebrating the release of his second studio album "Reckless & Me," with a U.S. tour kicking off on May 29 in Austin, Texas.        ...
2019-05-30 18:45

Sufjan Stevens shares two new songs for Pride month, 'Love Yourself' and 'With My Whole Heart' For his first new music of 2019, Sufjan Stevens is sharing new music for Pride, the annual celebration of the LGBTQ community that kicks off June 1.        ...
2019-05-30 18:45

Peter Frampton opens up about his health issues, new album Peter Frampton is trying to record and perform as much as he can before health issues affect his music.        ...
2019-05-30 18:45

Best selling country albums of the last 10 years 24/7 Tempo identified the best selling country albums of the last 10 years based on the albums that have at least 1 million in certified sales.        ...
2019-05-30 18:45

The 100 absolute best songs in history 24/7 Wall St. has determined the 100 absolute best songs of all time by creating an index based on sales and more.        ...
2019-05-29 23:30

Guns N' Roses' Duff McKagan: Band's songs aren't sexist or racist, just misunderstood Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan says 1988's controversial song "One in a Million" was meant to provide insight into a bigot's mind, not their own.        ...
2019-05-29 20:15

Kanye West talks about his mental health struggles: 'You pretty much don't trust anyone' The two men discussed a number of hot-button topics from Me Too and mental illness to President Trump.        ...
2019-05-29 20:15

Britney Spears flaunts body in zebra bikini, hits back at social-media haters The 37-year-old star took to Instagram to broadcast a carefree image – and to send a message confirming that she's the one posting those videos.        ...
2019-05-29 20:15

Tim McGraw shows off big fish, more impressive abs in shirtless Instagram shot Tim McGraw meant to show off his prize catch on Instagram. But his fans couldn't help but to notice some serious abs in the shirtless shot.        ...
2019-05-29 10:15

Jennifer Hudson surprises crowd, honors Aretha Franklin at 2019 Pulitzer Prize luncheon Hudson took the stage at the end of the program as a surprise guest, closing the show with a musical performance honoring the Queen of Soul.        ...
2019-05-29 03:30

Rocker Eddie Money to undergo 'minor' heart valve surgery, still scheduled for next show "Two Tickets to Paradise" singer Eddie Money is heading to the operating room for heart valve surgery this week. But he'll be back on the road soon.        ...
2019-05-29 03:30

After a Scandal, the New Orleans Jazz Market Rises Again One of the city’s newest musical landmarks and its Grammy-winning jazz orchestra are pushing forward as two members of its original leadership team await trial for embezzlement....
2019-05-29 01:15

Bruce Springsteen to record a new E Street Band album in the fall Bruce Springsteen said he will record a new E Street Band album in the fall, followed by an international tour.        ...
2019-05-28 18:01

25 bizarre musical collaborations Like Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus' "Old Town Road," some of the world’s most famous musicians have taken part in unexpected musical alliances.        ...
2019-05-25 20:45

Baby Jane Dexter, Singer Who Knew Heartbreak, Dies at 72 A fixture of the New York cabaret scene, she took a long hiatus in the 1980s to deal with depression but, she said, “was able to take my life back through music.”...
2019-05-25 00:30

Halsey covers the cost of speeding ticket a fan got while jamming to 'Nightmare' Halsey gave a fan a little TLC after she got a speeding ticket while listening to new song "Nightmare."        ...
2019-05-24 21:15

Billie Eilish is emerging as a powerful mental health advocate Eilish's status as one of the most prominent teenage musical voices means that she's in a uniquely important position to help her fans.        ...
2019-05-24 21:15

Playlist: Frenship shares their 'Vacation' favorites L.A. duo Frenship is celebrating the release of their debut studio album "Vacation" with a similarly festive playlist for USA TODAY.        ...
2019-05-24 21:15

What to know about the Bonnaroo 2019 headliners, from Phish to Cardi B Maybe you're a parent who can't keep your Childish Gambinos and your Post Malones straight.        ...
2019-05-24 21:15

Climbing 'The Mountain': Dierks Bentley explains his tour, new music and focus in 2019 Dierks Bentley talks about why he had so many guests on his last album – and what you can expect.        ...
2019-05-24 21:15

Fab 5 Freddy’s Latest Cultural Coup? ‘The Archive of the Future’ The personal collection of the original “Yo! MTV Raps” host, who united the worlds of hip-hop and art, has been acquired by the Schomburg Center in Harlem....
2019-05-24 11:30

Aaron Carter defends Michael Jackson after saying the star did one 'inappropriate' thing In a clip from “Marriage Boot Camp," Aaron Carter says that there was "one thing that (Michael Jackson) did that was a little bit inappropriate.”        ...
2019-05-23 03:00

Kacey Musgraves' elaborate gowns, detention slips get Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit Along with the pantsuit she wore at the CMAs, you'll see handwritten lyrics for "Slow Burn," and high school detention slips earned for 'excessive talking.'        ...
2019-05-23 03:00

Jake Black, a Composer of the ‘Sopranos’ Theme, Dies at 59 Mr. Black was a founder of Alabama 3, whose 1997 song “Woke Up This Morning” provided the memorable soundtrack for the opening of a memorable HBO hit....
2019-05-23 01:15

Cardi B cancels concerts to recover from plastic surgery “Cardi was overzealous in getting back to work; she didn’t take the time necessary to fully recover from her surgery," Cardi's representative said.        ...
2019-05-22 14:30

For Jamila Woods, History Is Today’s Inspiration and Tomorrow’s Blueprint The Chicago singer and poet pays tribute to creative titans and offers lessons on how to triumph over the challenges of everyday life on “Legacy! Legacy!”...
2019-05-21 23:30

Behold Australia’s Grossest Drinking Tradition: The Shoey To “do a shoey” is to pour alcohol (usually beer) into a shoe (yours or someone else’s) and chug it. A growing number of celebrities have taken part in the Australian trend....
2019-05-21 23:30

Famous Woodstock 'couple' will return for 50th anniversary event Subjects of famed 'Woodstock' photo will return to Bethel Woods for 50th anniversary of celebration        ...
2019-05-21 17:30

Celine Dion and James Corden recreate 'Titanic' scene on Vegas strip for 'Carpool Karaoke' Celine Dion went full Celine Dion on "Carpool Karaoke" Monday, recreating the "Titanic" bow scene in front of the Bellagio fountains in Las Vegas.        ...
2019-05-21 16:45

Kelly Clarkson through the years: From 'Idol' to bonafide superstar Kelly Clarkson earned the title of first "American Idol" in 2002. The singer's career has since flourished making it impossible for fans to "Breakaway."        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

100 most popular rock bands of all time These are the 100 most popular rock bands of all time based on Wikipedia page views, Facebook “likes” and Spotify popularity.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

The most famous band formed each year since 1957 24/7 Tempo has identified the most famous band formed each year since 1957 by reviewing online popularity, album sales and more.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019 in photos: Scenes from the Big Easy This year, the historic New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival celebrates its 50th year of music and revelry. Click through for all the best photos.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Best rock 'n' roll movies of all time Read on for a selection of the best rock movies in modern Hollywood history, from "Grease" to "Bohemian Rhapsody," and everything in between.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Rapper Kodak Black facing federal gun charge after arrest at Miami music festival Kodak Black, who was arrested Saturday before a show, was charged with making a false statement while trying to purchase a gun.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Taylor Swift is obsessed with Easter eggs, and it's ruining her new music Swift's new music roll-out has been almost entirely focused on the hidden clues in her Instagram posts, music videos and even her stilettos.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Sorry, BTS Army: No camping allowed at Metlife Stadium for New York/New Jersey shows K-pop superstars BTS are set to make their MetLife debut this weekend but the earliest fans can enter the grounds is 9:30 a.m. EDT.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Women dominate 2019 Americana Music Awards nominations Lori McKenna, Brandi Carlile, Mavis Staples and Kacey Musgraves are among the 2019 Americana Music Honors and Awards nominees.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Taylor Swift goes on 'Ellen' to apologize to Joe Jonas, debunk 'Avengers: Endgame' rumors In other tidbits Swift shared with DeGeneres on Wednesday, the 29-year-old singer debunked fan rumors that she was linked to "Avengers: Endgame."        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Keith Urban reveals new single 'We Were' co-written by Eric Church Keith Urban's "We Were" was co-written by Eric Church and is a yearning mid-tempo tribute to ill-fated young love.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Yo Gotti's tour bus shot multiple times after Nashville concert Nashville police said they found the tour bus of Memphis native and multi-platinum rapper Yo Gotti struck by gunfire multiple times.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

DJ Khaled releasing song with Nipsey Hussle, donating proceeds to slain rapper's children DJ Khaled announced that he will release a single with Nipsey Hussle called "Higher." All proceeds will be donated to the slain rapper's two children.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Playlist: What's Rob Thomas listening to? The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter and Matchbox 20 frontman is currently gearing up for his North American Chip Tooth Tour.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Rolling Stones announce rescheduled dates as Mick Jagger dances in new Twitter video In the clip posted to his official Twitter page on Wednesday, the Rolling Stones frontman can be seen dancing to the Wombats' 2011 song "Techno Fan."        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Lauren Alaina reveals new boyfriend is comedian John Crist months after ended engagement Lauren Alaina and comedian John Crist met earlier this year after she commented on one of his Instagram videos.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Maddie Poppe on new album, 'American Idol' finale drama: 'The situation speaks for itself' Last year's "American Idol" winner Maddie Poppe opens up about her debut album "Whirlwind," boyfriend Caleb Lee Hutchinson and complicated feelings about this Sunday's finale.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Britney Spears' manager clarifies comments, says pop star may work again Meanwhile, the judge overseeing Britney Spears' conservatorship has also ordered a investigation into the team managing the singer's affairs.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Cardi B tops BET Awards nominations, Nipsey Hussle up for one Drake’s No. 1 hit, “Nice for What,” is up for video of the year along with Childish Gambino’s “This Is America" and other clips.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Nipsey Hussle featured in DJ Khaled's new song 'Higher' Nipsey Hussle is featured in DJ Khaled's new song. The rapper revealed the music video was recorded just days before Hussle's death.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

DJ Khaled releases Nipsey Hussle's final music video 'Higher' Hussle's final music video arrived Friday, part of DJ Khaled's album release for his new full-length collection of songs, "Father of Asahd."        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Drake jokes about plastic surgery rumors while flexing his six-pack on Instagram Drake wants his fans to know that his abs are all-natural, if his comment on a recent Instagram post is any indication.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Survey: One in six women say they were sexually harassed at Coachella and Stagecoach 2019 The Palm Springs Desert Sun surveyed over 300 women at the 2019 Coachella and Stagecoach festivals.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

BTS embraces pop spectacle at MetLife Stadium with dazzling, camera-ready concert The BTS “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” tour show at MetLife Stadium was big on visuals, thanks to giant video screens, pyrotechnics and confetti.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Madonna sparks controversy at 'non-political' Eurovision with her flag display Madonna got political during her anticipated performance at Eurovision, following calls to boycott the event over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Eminem's 'Slim Shady LP' turns 20: An oral history of the album that created a superstar Eminem's 'The Slim Shady LP' breakout album is marking its 20th anniversary. Here's the inside story from those who were there.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Rihanna talks race, size in fashion: If I can’t wear my own stuff, that’s not gonna work' Rihanna's new fashion line, which drops via Fenty's website on May 29, will offer up to a U.S. size 14, the singer told the New York Times Magazine.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Drop the pop: 10 summer alternative albums you need, from Springsteen to Black Keys Bruce Springsteen, The Black Keys and Tame Impala are a few of the artists making long-awaited comebacks this summer.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

50 musicians who died tragically From the stars who lived troubled lives to the young greats who left us before their time, revisit many of the musician deaths that hit fans the hardest over the years.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Album Review: For Jamila Woods, History Is Today’s Inspiration and Tomorrow’s Blueprint The Chicago singer and poet pays tribute to creative titans and offers lessons on how to triumph over the challenges of everyday life on “Legacy! Legacy!”...
2019-05-21 14:38

Organizers of Woodstock Anniversary Concert Win Partial Victory in Court A judge said that a company that was to finance Woodstock 50 could not unilaterally cancel the festival, but the firm does not have to return the $18 million it had taken back....
2019-05-21 14:38

Tame Impala Makes Music for Loners. But Now Kevin Parker Plays the World’s Biggest Stages. The musician’s 2015 album, “Currents,” catapulted him to the top of the festival circuit and into the studio with megastars. He’s still fiddling with its follow-up....
2019-05-21 14:38

Whitney Houston’s Estate Plans a Hologram Tour and a New Album The family of the singing star, who died seven years ago, has reached a deal with the marketing company behind the posthumous resurgence of Bob Marley....
2019-05-21 14:38