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NEW YORK (AP) — You don't have to be Jewish to love Shlomo — but it helps. The biographical musical "Soul Doctor," about real-life "singing rabbi" Shlomo Carlebach, which was on Broadway briefly last year, has begun an off-Broadway run in a most fitting location. Revised and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obamas celebrated the holiday season Sunday with "The Rock" and singers Rita Ora and Darius Rucker. President Barack Obama and his family attended the 33rd annual "Christmas in Washington" concert Sunday at the National Building Museum. The event is a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obamas are celebrating the holiday season with "The Rock" and singers Rita Ora and Darius Rucker. President Barack Obama and his family are attending the 33rd annual "Christmas in Washington" concert at the National Building Museum. The event is a benefit...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — R&B star Jeremih and two others face charges in New Jersey after one of the men allegedly opened a door to a boarding ramp at Newark International Airport after it had been closed to prepare for takeoff. Port Authority police say a member of the 27-year-...
NEW YORK (AP) — If you wanted to make a time capsule of what happened in pop music this year, Friday night's Jingle Ball — the annual extravaganza held in Madison Square Garden put on by pop station Z100 — would most likely provide the most accurate account. There was Pharrell...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two legendary Motown groups "Ain't Too Proud to Beg" for a little VIP access at the White House. Actually, there probably was no begging involved for members of the Temptations and the Four Tops to get into the Oval Office Friday. The White House says the men...
NEW YORK (AP) — It'll be hard for Taylor Swift top this as a birthday gift: A birthday serenade from none other than the Queen of Soul. Aretha Franklin arguably had the best performance of the afternoon as the legend gave an impromptu performance of "Happy Birthday" to Taylor...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two legendary Motown groups "Ain't Too Proud to Beg" for a little VIP access at the White House. Actually, there probably was no begging involved for members of the Temptations and the Four Tops to get into the Oval Office Friday. The White House says the men...
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba says that rappers who were targeted by a clandestine U.S. program are "victims" unknowingly swept into an effort to spark an anti-government youth movement. In its first reaction to an Associated Press investigation published this week, the Cuban government...