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ATLANTA (AP) — Rapper Rick Ross is facing kidnapping and assault charges after a U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force and deputies arrested him at his mansion outside Atlanta. Jim Joyner, a supervisor with the Marshals' Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, tells The...
NEW YORK (AP) — The name of the album is "Gilgamesh," the ancient Mesopotamian king with superhuman strength and courage who undertakes a perilous quest to discover the secret of eternal life. The epic tale embodies the complexities of life and finding one's self that the four-...
Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams, "Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams" (Red House) Larry Campbell is a highly regarded producer and ridiculously versatile sideman who can play about any instrument you hand him. Even so, like many males, Campbell might have married out of his...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nickelback is canceling its summer tour as lead singer Chad Kroger has been diagnosed with an operable cyst on his voice box. The band posted a statement and a video on its website Tuesday about canceling the rest of its 2015 No Fixed Address North American Tour...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nickelback is canceling its summer tour as lead singer Chad Kroger has been diagnosed with an operable cyst on his voice box. The band posted a statement and a video on its website Tuesday about cancelling the rest of its 2015 No Fixed Address North American Tour...
ATLANTA (AP) — A security guard for Justin Bieber who police said admitted taking a camera from a photographer has been ordered to serve 45 days in jail. Hugo Hesny, 33, was indicted in March 2014 on felony charges of robbery and entering a vehicle in connection with the episode...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hip-hop mogul Diddy's company says he was defending self in UCLA incident that led to arrest.
NEW YORK (AP) — The interim CEO of Jay Z's streaming service, Tidal, has left the company. A representative for Tidal said Tuesday that Peter Tonstad "is no longer with the company." Tonstad joined Tidal in April, replacing then-CEO Andy Chen. Tonstad was previously the CEO of...
Kurt Elling, "Passion World" (Concord Jazz) On "Passion World," jazz singer Kurt Elling expands his musical horizons way beyond his previous CD, "1619 Broadway-the Brill Building Project," which focused on classic pop tunes by the songwriting teams housed in a single Manhattan...