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NEW YORK (AP) — Tackling the lush legacy of renowned composer Richard Rodgers might be daunting for any singer, but Judy Kuhn hasn't stopped there. She's doing songs from his whole talented family. The four-time Tony Award nominee and current star of "Fun Home" has a new CD in...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Grammy award-winning singer Chris Brown's departure from Manila was delayed Wednesday because of fraud allegations against him and his promoter for a canceled concert last New Year's Eve. The recording artist, who performed at a packed concert Tuesday...
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj traded words on Twitter after the rapper said she was upset she didn't earn a nomination for video of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards. Minaj tweeted multiple times that she didn't understand why her rump-shaking video for "...
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj have traded words on Twitter after the rapper said she was upset she didn't earn a nomination for video of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards. Minaj tweeted multiple times she didn't understand why her rump-shaking video for "...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning songwriter Wayne Carson, who wrote hits like the Willie Nelson classic "Always On My Mind," and The Box Tops' "The Letter," has died. He was 72. Carson died on Monday in Nashville, Tennessee, in hospice care after a lengthy illness,...
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 July 10, to Thursday, July 16, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. UNITED STATES 1. Kuana Torres Kahele, Napua...
The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Friday July 10 to Sunday, July 16 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. UNITED STATES 1. The Weeknd, "Can't Feel My...
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift's star-studded "Bad Blood" music video is paying off: She's the top nominee at next month's MTV Video Music Awards. Swift is nominated for nine moonmen, including video of the year for "Bad Blood," starring Selena Gomez, Lena Dunham and more of the...
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — For a band inspired by art in totalitarian regimes, a gig in North Korea is a dream come true. Slovenia's iconic Laibach — whose music is described as a mixture of industrial rock and Kraftwerk-style electronics, but which is also known for its...