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NEW YORK (AP) — It's become a natural extension of New York Fashion Week: For the last five years, noted designers have been recruited to costume dancers performing new works at the New York City Ballet fall gala. As if to underscore the fusion of the two disciplines, the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Music awards shows love to mashup songs and artists together, but the Country Music Association took the mashup to a new level for their upcoming 50th anniversary. "Forever Country" features 30 country singers in a blend of three of the genre's most...
NEW YORK (AP) — There's a five-way tie for most nominations at the upcoming Latin Grammy Awards. Julio Reyes Copello, Djavan, Fonseca, Ricardo Lopez Lalinde and Jesse & Joy scored four nominations each, the Latin Recording Academy announced Wednesday. The Latin Grammys will...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ralph Lauren, one of the giants of modern American fashion, is working on his autobiography. Simon & Schuster told The Associated Press on Wednesday that it will release the book in fall 2017, in conjunction with his company's 50th anniversary. The book is...
NEW YORK (AP) — Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's pending divorce has prompted Madame Tussauds to separate the wax figures of the stars at museums in London, New York, Las Vegas and Hollywood. A spokeswoman for the wax museum in London says they wanted to mirror Jolie and Pitt's...
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta rapper Shawty Lo was killed in a fiery car crash on a freeway near southwest Atlanta, authorities confirmed Wednesday. The 2016 Audi struck a couple of trees, overturned and burst into flames before dawn Wednesday on Interstate 285 near the exit to Cascade...
NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Caro is this year's winner of a National Book Award medal for lifetime achievement, given for "Distinguished Contribution to American Letters." The 80-year-old historian, known for his epic, acclaimed biographies of former President Lyndon Johnson and...
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A court in Denmark has ordered the owner of a museum modeled after Elvis Presley's Graceland Mansion to pay 500,000 kroner ($75,000) in damages to a U.S. company that owns the Graceland trademark. Memphis, Tennessee-based GL SPE LLC sued Henrik Knudsen...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AC/DC is losing another member. Bassist Cliff Williams has announced his departure from the group in a video posted on the band's YouTube channel Tuesday, the same day the group wrapped up its "Rock or Bust" tour in Philadelphia. Williams says he's "just...