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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As Iggy Azalea readies the release of her sophomore album, the rapper says she's feeling more self-assured and less worried about being or sounding cool. "I think I'm more confident, and I think I have more belief in what I think is cool rather than worrying...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia judge is giving Robert Williams at least three months to earn back his status as rapper Meek Mill. Common Pleas Judge Genece Brinkley on Friday ordered Mill to serve 90 days on house arrest, effective March 1, for violating the terms of his...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rihanna is joining the list of performers at the Grammy Awards later this month. The soul diva is just out with a new single, "Work," which features the rapper Drake. CBS confirmed the booking on Friday. The awards show airs Feb. 15 with LL Cool J as host for...
NEW YORK (AP) — While waiting for Donald Trump to take the stage this week at a campaign rally in Exeter, New Hampshire, fans listened to a few hit songs by Adele, "Skyfall" and "Rolling in the Deep." That has apparently hit all the wrong notes with the British superstar: She...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rihanna is joining the list of performers at the Grammy Awards later this month. The soul diva is just out with a new single, "Work," which features the rapper Drake. CBS confirmed the booking on Friday. The awards show airs Feb. 15 with LL Cool J as host for...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin has pleaded not guilty to a felony vandalism charge filed after his arrest at a home he recently lost in foreclosure. Los Angeles District Attorney spokesman Greg Risling says Scantlin entered the plea Friday. The 43-year-old...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rapper Meek Mill must serve three months of house arrest for parole violations that he blames on his erratic concert schedule but Philadelphia prosecutors link to his romance with Nicki Minaj. Common Pleas Judge Genece Brinkley also ordered him to spend six...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jazz guitarist John Scofield went back to the future on his Grammy-nominated CD "Past Present," reuniting members of his acclaimed quartet from the early 1990s to play his new compositions. Though nominated twice before, the 64-year-old Scofield has never won a...
MOSCOW (AP) — A music video with more than 33 million views online has inspired organizers of a Moscow art exhibit to offer free admission to women who turn up wearing high heels. The video by Leningrad, one of Russia's most popular rock bands, tells the story of a young woman...