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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Hit music producer and artist Pharrell Williams has produced the next album for country quartet Little Big Town, who will perform the first single on Tuesday's season finale of "The Voice" on NBC. Their new eight-song album is called "Wanderlust." It will...
TORONTO (AP) — The Tragically Hip says lead singer Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. The Canadian band made the announcement on its website and Facebook page Tuesday. A message posted on the sites says Downie was diagnosed with the condition in December...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning country group Lady Antebellum will host the 10th annual ACM Honors show, which will be televised for the first time. The show will honor Glen Campbell, Tanya Tucker, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Little Big Town. It will be held Aug. 30...
TORONTO (AP) — The Tragically Hip says lead singer Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. The Canadian band made the announcement on its website and Facebook page Tuesday. A message posted on the sites says Downie was diagnosed with the condition in December...
Madonna has responded to critics of her tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards. A day after her performance of "Nothing Compares 2 U" and duet with Stevie Wonder on "Purple Rain," the pop singer took to social media Monday and posted a picture of herself in a purple boa...
NEW YORK (AP) — It's been six years, but VH1's Hip Hop Honors is returning to celebrate pioneers of the genre, and this time it's ladies first. In a statement released to The Associated Press on Monday, the network announced the show would air live from New York City on July 11...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Zedd, The Chainsmokers, Tiesto, Kaskade, Paul Oakenfold and Martin Garrix will perform at the 20th annual Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas in June. The music festival released its lineup on Monday for the three-day music festival, which will be held at the...
TOKYO (AP) — A part-time Japanese pop singer is in a coma after being stabbed about 20 times by a fan near a concert site, police said Monday. They said a suspect has been arrested and admitted that he intended to kill 20-year-old Mayu Tomita. Japanese news reports said the...
This year's Billboard Music Awards promised to be heavy on emotion during its biggest performances by iconic artists such as Celine Dion and Madonna. And they certainly delivered on Sunday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas with a political statement about transgender...