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NEW YORK (AP) — He's led the bad-boy rock band Aerosmith for decades, written a book, learned to parasail, and is the father of four children. But Steven Tyler had at least one more goal before hitting 70: his first solo album. "I just thought, 'Instead of (an) Aerosmith album,...
LONDON (AP) — One Direction fans are seeing the writing on the wall as singer Liam Payne announced he has signed a record deal with Capitol Records UK after the boy band said last year they were taking a break. Payne said Friday he is "really happy" to have signed with Capitol...
LONDON (AP) — Two members of the 1960s British pop band The Tremeloes have been found innocent of indecently assaulting a teenage girl after a performance 48 years ago. A judge at Reading Crown Court Friday ordered Leonard Hawkes and Richard Westwood be found not guilty after...
LONDON (AP) — The estate of former Beatle George Harrison is complaining about the use of his music at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Harrison's family tweeted Friday that the use of the song "Here Comes the Sun" during the introduction of candidate Donald...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorneys for Marion "Suge" Knight will return to court Friday to seek information about those who witnessed a fight before the former rap music mogul is accused of running down two men in his truck, killing one. A prosecutor said the names and addresses of...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority is celebrating Mozart with special performances at three subway stations. Friday's performances will kick off Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts' annual Mostly Mozart Festival. The free underground Mozart...
R&B group The O'Jays are decrying the use of their song "Love Train" during the Republican National Convention, including a version remixed as "Trump Train," without the consent of the band. Founding members Eddie Levert and Walter Williams said in a statement Thursday that...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck and rapper The Game appear together in a new public service announcement aimed at curbing violence across the city. The clip posted online Wednesday appeared just days after Beck showed up at an anti-violence rally for...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An Oscar-winning filmmaker has asked a judge to prevent the military from forcing him to turn over interviews with Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Attorneys for screenwriter Mark Boal filed a complaint Wednesday in a California federal court seeking to block an...