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NEW YORK (AP) — Police searched Thursday for a man captured on surveillance footage firing a gun at a hip-hop concert where artist T.I. was set to perform. Four people were shot, one of them fatally. A fistfight that started on an upper floor of Manhattan's Irving Plaza concert...
LONDON (AP) — Rocker Ozzy Osbourne, whose hits include "Crazy Train," has had a slightly more sober tram named after him in his English hometown. Osbourne attended a launch ceremony Thursday in Birmingham, central England, where he grew up and formed the heavy metal icon Black...
BEIJING (AP) — The latest hot topic for Chinese rappers is a bearded 19th century German philosopher who wrote a book called "The Communist Manifesto." Chinese state media are promoting a new rap song praising Karl Marx, in the latest attempt to leverage popular culture in...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting inside a New York City concert venue where hip-hop artist T.I. was getting ready to perform (all times local): 6:45 a.m. Authorities say of one of the victims in a shooting inside a New York City concert venue is in critical but...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Dierks Bentley may be known for his boozy party songs like "Drunk On a Plane" or "5-1-5-0," but as a singer, he loves going dark. He's even named his new album "Black." "Sad country music is way better than happy country music," the Grammy-...
NEW YORK (AP) — At least three people have been shot at a concert in New York City. It happened around 10:15 p.m. Wednesday at Irving Plaza, near Manhattan's Union Square. Rapper T.I. was performing at the venue at the time. Police say two men and a woman were shot. They say one...
NEW YORK (AP) — R&B singer The Weeknd and rapper Belly have canceled their performance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" because Donald Trump was set to appear on the episode. The Oscar-nominated musicians were slated to record their performance Wednesday in Los Angeles for the late-...
YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — Singer Anne Marie Nzie, known as the golden voice of Cameroon, has died. She was 84. Nzie died Tuesday at a hospital where she was being treated since May 8 after succumbing to illness, the government said. Cameroon's minister of arts and culture...
A 39-year-old man currently imprisoned in Colorado for unlawfully transporting a gun claims he is Prince's son. Carlin Q. Williams is seeking DNA testing to confirm whether he's the pop superstar's child. If they are a match, Williams would be the sole heir to the singer's...