July 23, 2015

Taylor Swift apologizes to Nicki Minaj about VMA nominations tweet; Minaj says ‘let’s move on’

NEW YORK (AP)_ Taylor Swift has apologized to Nicki Minaj for calling her out on Twitter regarding her MTV Video Music Awards nominations. Swift tweeted Thursday […]
July 23, 2015

Jamaican singer Omi takes success in stride as ‘Cheerleader’ cartwheels to No. 1 on pop charts

By Nicole Evatt THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ Jamaican singer OMI may seem like an overnight success, but his chart-topping summer hit, “Cheerleader,” has been […]
July 22, 2015

Billy Cosby cut from documentary about black stuntmen after latest deposition unsealing

NEW YORK(AP) _ Bill Cosby has been cut from a documentary about black stuntmen. Producer Nonie Robinson said Tuesday that Cosby has been removed from “Painted […]
July 22, 2015

Chris Brown’s departure from Philippines delayed over fraud allegations for cancelled concert

MANILA, Philippines (AP)_ Grammy award-winning singer Chris Brown‘s departure from Manila was delayed Wednesday because of fraud allegations against him and his promoter for a cancelled […]
July 22, 2015

50 Cent testifies in New York sex tape lawsuit; he delves into his business deals, finances

By Jake Pearson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Rapper 50 Cent, ranked by Forbes as one of hip-hop‘s five richest artists, downplayed his wealth on […]
July 22, 2015

Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj tweet about MTV awards; rapper upset she’s not up for top video

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj traded words on Twitter after the rapper said she was upset she […]
July 21, 2015

JUDGE: CASE WILL PROCEED AGAINST 50 CENT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A federal judge in Connecticut has ruled that even though 50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy, a lawsuit against him over a […]
July 21, 2015

Russell Simmons says holocaust reference in talking about animal welfare wasn’t a comparison

  NEW YORK _ Russell Simmons said Sunday he wasn’t making a direct comparison between people and animals when he made references to a holocaust and […]
July 21, 2015

A pugilist parable of transformation in ‘Southpaw,’ with Jake Gyllenhaal

By Jake Coyle THE ASSOCIATED PRESS If you’ve ever wondered what might have happened to Job if had a strong left hook, “Southpaw” may be the […]
July 21, 2015

AKON

ATLANTA (AP) _ Akon held a fundraising concert Sunday in Atlanta to bring light to Africa. Akon headlined the first Passport Experience Festival, along with Ying […]
July 17, 2015

Hip hop mogul Russell Simmons compares NYC’s horse carriages to slavery, Holocaust

NEW YORK (AP)_ Hip-hop mogul and animal-rights advocate Russell Simmons is comparing New York’s horse-drawn carriages to slavery and the Holocaust. Simmons spoke Thursday at an […]
July 17, 2015

Reggae musician Jah Cure delivers certified classic with ‘The Cure’

By Bianca Roach THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jah Cure, “The Cure” (VP Records) Jah Cure, one of Jamaica‘s most talented contemporary artists, brings musical therapy to your […]
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