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NEW YORK (AP) — Misdemeanor drug and menacing charges against rapper Desiigner have effectively been dropped less than three months after his arrest in New York. The rapper, whose real name is Sidney Selby, wasn't in Manhattan Criminal Court on Tuesday when prosecutors agreed to...
ATLANTA (AP) — Country music icon Dolly Parton says she's heartbroken about wildfires that tore through the Tennessee county where she grew up, but spared the Dollywood theme park that bears her name. In a statement released Tuesday by her publicists, Parton said she's been...
The Rolling Stones, "Blue & Lonesome" (Interscope) It shouldn't be a surprise, really, but still it's a bit startling to hear just how well the Rolling Stones can play the blues. Strip away the glitz, the oversized stages and the pyrotechnics, and you're left with two...
The Weeknd, "Starboy" (Universal Republic Records) "Starboy," The Weeknd's latest release, sees the Grammy-winning singer-songwriter picking up where he left off from 2015's surprisingly pop-friendly "Beauty Behind the Madness." The Weeknd has expanded his vocal range — almost...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the protest against the Dakota Access oil pipeline (all times local): 11:15 a.m. Several Dakota Access pipeline protesters are suing Morton County, the city of Mandan and North Dakota law enforcement officials, arguing their civil rights were...
The Rolling Stones, "Blue & Lonesome" (Interscope) It shouldn't be a surprise, really, but still it's a bit startling to hear just how well the Rolling Stones can play the blues. Strip away the glitz, the oversized stages and the pyrotechnics, and you're left with two...
LONDON (AP) — An auction house says the manuscript of Gustav Mahler's Second Symphony has sold for 4.5 million pounds ($5.6 million), setting a new auction record for a musical manuscript. Sotheby's London says the 232-page manuscript, written in Mahler's own hand, is remarkable...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Neil Young is calling on President Barack Obama "to step in and end" what he calls the "violence" against protesters demonstrating against an oil pipeline being built in North Dakota on part of an Indian reservation. In an open letter on Facebook posted...
CHANHASSESN, Minn. (AP) — Prince's Paisley Park will host a four-day celebration of the "Purple Rain" megastar's life next year. The event, "Celebration 2017," will be held April 20-23 during the anniversary of his death. Bands scheduled to perform include The Revolution, Morris...