May 12, 2015

Snoop Dogg’s funk inspired, Pharrell produced album, ‘Bush,’ hits right mark

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Snoop Dogg, “Bush” (Columbia Records) Snoop Dogg and Pharrell Williams made magic together more than a decade ago, and […]
May 8, 2015

BLUES HALL OF FAME FINALLY OPENS

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) _ After 34 years of inducting musicians into the Blues Hall of Fame, there’s finally a building to honour them. The Blues Hall […]
May 8, 2015

JUDGE SAYS B.B. KING SHOWS NO EVIDENCE OF NEGLECT

LAS VEGAS (AP) _ The children of B-B King are promising to keep fighting for the best care for him. A judge in Las Vegas threw […]
May 8, 2015

SNOOP DOGG CALLED “DOPE SMOKING COP HATER” BY TEXAS OFFICIAL

AUSTIN, Tex. (AP) _ According to the chief law enforcement official of Texas, Snoop Dogg is a “dope smoking cop hater.” The comments were written in […]
May 7, 2015

‘I feel like a kid’: Singer Brandy Norwood enjoying her Broadway debut in ‘Chicago’

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Starring on Broadway in “Chicago” has turned into a fountain of youth for Brandy Norwood. “I have […]
May 7, 2015

Federal judge to hear arguments in defamation lawsuit filed against comedian Bill Cosby

By Philip Marcelo THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WORCESTER, Mass. _ A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments in a defamation lawsuit filed by three women who […]
May 7, 2015

Mariah Carey hits the high notes in debut night of Las Vegas residency at Caesars Palace

By Kimberly Pierceall THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LAS VEGAS _ It only took Mariah Carey placing her hand to one ear for everyone inside The Colosseum at […]
May 7, 2015

Head of Texas’ law enforcement agency called Snoop Dogg ‘dope smoking cop hater’ over picture

By Paul J. Weber THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN, Texas _ Texas’ chief law enforcement official called Snoop Dogg a “dope smoking cop hater” before reprimanding a […]
May 7, 2015

PRINCE PLANS PEACE CONCERT IN BALTIMORE

BALTIMORE (AP) _ Prince is hoping to relieve the tensions in Baltimore with his music. Prince will perform a “Rally 4 Peace” in Baltimore on Sunday […]
May 6, 2015

Flaming Lips, the Roots to perform free shows in Toronto during Pan Am Games

TORONTO (AP)_ Psych-rock outfit the Flaming Lips and long-running alt- hip-hop band the Roots will perform free public shows during the Pan Am Games in Toronto […]
May 6, 2015

Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown dies at 71 of liver cancer in the Bahamas

LONDON (AP) _ The manager of Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown says he has died in the Bahamas at age 71. Manager Phil Dale said Wednesday the […]
May 6, 2015

LAURYN HILL-ISRAEL

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Since Lauryn Hill could not perform in both Israel and Palestine, she will perform in neither. Hill called off her concert in […]
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