November 20, 2015

An eclectic list of box sets for the holidays include, Bob Marley, Ottis Redding, Aretha Franklin and more

Aretha Franklin, “The Atlantic Albums Collection” (Atlantic), $89.98 Beginning with the landmark album “I Never Loved a Man the Way I Loved You,” these 16 CDs […]
November 20, 2015

MISTY COPELAND – BOOK

NEW YORK (AP) _ Dancer Misty Copeland is working on a health-and-fitness book. It will be titled “Ballerina Body” and its due out in 2017. Copeland […]
November 19, 2015

‘The Lion King’ roars again with Disney TV projects; James Earl Jones returns to voice Mufasa

By Lynn Elber THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ When Ford Riley was tasked with adding a new TV project to Disney’s treasured _ and lucrative […]
November 19, 2015

JUSTIN BIEBER – AMAS

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Justin Bieber will perform the finale at the American Music Awards on Sunday. He will do a medley of his hits to […]
November 19, 2015

Bruce Springsteen, John Legend among all star performers at race relations concert

By Derrik J. Lang THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ Bruce Springsteen rocked out with John Legend, Eric Church teamed up with Smokey Robinson, and Miguel […]
November 18, 2015

Q&A: Rapper Rick Ross talks new album, beef with 50 Cent and Meek Mill Wale drama

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ For Rick Ross, it’s been a juggling act for the self-proclaimed “bawse.” The Grammy-nominated rapper is set […]
November 18, 2015

Jamie Foxx’s daughter, college student Corinne, to serve as Miss Golden Globe in 2016

LOS ANGELES _ Jamie Foxx’s daughter is going to the Golden Globe Awards. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced Tuesday that Foxx’s daughter, Corinne, will serve […]
November 17, 2015

More than sing about race, Pharrell, John Legend, more musicians want to talk about the issues

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ When Pharrell Williams signed up to perform at an all-star concert highlighting race relations in America, the […]
November 17, 2015

With Apple Music radio show, Mary J. Blige encourages a life with ‘no more drama’

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ R&B star Mary J. Blige is hoping she can offer love and support to those who “are […]
November 16, 2015

Denzel Washington selected to receive Cecil B. DeMille honour at Golden Globe Awards

LOS ANGELES _ Denzel Washington will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at this year’s Golden Globes for his considerable impact on the world of entertainment. […]
November 16, 2015

Michelle Obama hosts art workshops for students with Whoopi Goldberg Harvey Weinstein

By Stacy A. Anderson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ Michelle Obama is hosting more than 40 high school students for White House workshops on acting, directing, […]
November 16, 2015

Spike Lee calls for greater diversity in Hollywood as he accepts honorary Academy Award

By Sandy Cohen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ Spike Lee told an audience of entertainment luminaries that it’s easier for a black person to become […]
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