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NEW YORK (AP) — Singer and Prince protege Judith Hill says she was on a plane with Prince when it made an emergency landing in Illinois after the superstar lost consciousness less than a week before his death. Hill told The New York Times ( http://nyti.ms/28NJCRf ) for a story...
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Department of Revenue officials say the son of singer Gladys Knight is accused of stealing tax money from several metro Atlanta chicken and waffles restaurants for his personal use. Department officials said in a statement that agents executed warrants at...
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Friday June 10, to Thursday June 16, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. UNITED STATES 1. Lil Boom, "F(asterisk)(...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit claiming the intro to Led Zeppelin's hit "Stairway to Heaven" was copied from another band's song (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant says his memory of encounters 40 years ago is foggy and he does not...
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota judge overseeing the Prince estate case has sealed the affidavits being filed by people claiming to be the rock superstar's heirs, as well as responses from the trust company that's managing the claim process. Carver County Judge Kevin Eide...
Frank Ocean is offering an emotional reflection more than a week after the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, left 49 dead and dozens more wounded. The gay singer writes in a Tumblr post "many hate us and wish we didn't exist." He also relates a story about...
NEW YORK (AP) — Kanye West and The Weeknd will headline the first edition of the Meadows Music and Arts Festival in October in New York City. Founders Entertainment announced Tuesday that Chance the Rapper, Kygo, Damian Marley, The 1975 and Bryson Tiller will also perform Oct. 1...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rolling Stones are bringing an exhibit of more than 500 recording and artifacts from the band's archive to New York City in November. "Exhibitionism" was launched in London in April. November will mark the exhibit's North American debut at the Industria...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rolling Stones are bringing an exhibit of more than 500 recording and artifacts from the band's archive to New York City in November. "Exhibitionism" was launched in London in April. November will mark the exhibit's North American debut at the Industria...