November 23, 2015


LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Justin Bieber has emerged the winner in the Bieber versus One Direction standoff for album sales. Both acts had albums that came […]
November 23, 2015

Justin Bieber, One Direction, Paris get spotlight at 2015 American Music Awards

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The 2015 American Music Awards, hosted by Jennifer Lopez at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, featured memorable performances from […]
November 21, 2015

Rapper Snoop Dogg helps deliver 1,500 free turkeys to people in need in Inglewood

LOS ANGELES _ Snoop Dogg has helped deliver more than 1,500 turkeys to families in Inglewood. Mayor James Butts tells KNBC-TV ( that the rapper joined […]
November 20, 2015

Man accused of firing at Lil Wayne’s tour buses near Atlanta gets 10 years in prison

MARIETTA, Ga. _ A man accused of shooting into Lil Wayne’s tour buses on a Georgia highway has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Cobb […]
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


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


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 […]