September 6, 2014

Oprah Winfrey opens 8 city tour in Atlanta with “Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend

By Marina Hutchinson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ Oprah Winfrey has completed the first stop of an eight-city tour of “Oprah‘s The Life You Want Weekend,” […]
September 6, 2014

Louisiana’s Gretna Heritage Festival drops R&B singer, rapper Cee Lo Green from 2014 lineup

  GRETNA, La. _ Cee Lo Green has been dropped as the headline act of an annual Louisiana music festival following his brush with the law. […]
September 6, 2014

From sneakers to strapless, designers lay out spring trends at New York Fashion Week

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ The weather never seems to co-operate with New York Fashion Week. In February it’s freezing and icy, and in September […]
September 5, 2014


SEATTLE (AP) _ Pharrell (fah-REL’) Williams is now part of the N-B-C family and he headlined the NFL 2014 Kickoff concert last night. Of course, the […]
September 4, 2014

Alicia Keys and Audra McDonald to perform at New York memorial for actress Ruby Dee

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ A memorial for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will feature music by Alicia Keys and […]
September 4, 2014

Drake tops nominees for the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. The Canadian Press ATLANTA – For the first time, Drake tops nominees for the BET Hip-Hop Awards. In a statement to The […]
September 3, 2014

Alicia Keys says she is ready to drop a December delivery: baby No. 2; talks new music

By Lauri Neff THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Alicia Keys, who often releases albums in November and December, says she is preparing for another delivery […]
September 3, 2014


NEW YORK (AP) _ The grandson of poet Maya Angelou (MY’-uh AN’-juh-loh) says she had a great laugh when she was tickled by something, and she […]
September 3, 2014


TORONTO (AP) _ Justin Bieber’s lawyer says aggressive photographers are to blame for a traffic accident that led to an altercation outside Toronto Friday afternoon. Attorney […]
September 2, 2014

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

WASHINGTON _ Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to punching a man in the face outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer […]
September 2, 2014

Nick Cannon has deal for book of children’s poems, coming in March

NEW YORK – Nick Cannon has been keeping a notebook for much of his life, and next year we’ll get to see some of the entries. […]
September 1, 2014


PHILADELPHIA — Some bad weather made for tough times for those attending a music concert in Philadelphia. Torrential rain, thunder and lightning forced organizers of the […]