| May 6, 2015
| 9:41 AM
As the first breakthrough transgender star in Hollywood, Laverne Cox has certainly mixed it up with the A-list. The "Orange Is the New Black" actress recently attended the White House Correspondents' Dinner, where she rubbed shoulders with the president...
| May 6, 2015
| 7:40 AM
There were post-fight parties all over town Saturday night. Perhaps the biggest took place at Marquee Nightclub at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas where rapper Jay Z was host.
His wife Beyonce was on hand, dancing in her VIP seat with her mother Tina...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 5:18 AM
For reasons unexplained, four excellent ballads were released this weekend. One arrived first via a televised sporting event and a marketing campaign, another via that same campaign and a third arrived in a late-night network TV debut. The fourth?...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 2:04 PM
Giuseppe Zanotti's bejeweled, sky-high heels are favorites of the Hollywood and music video crowds.
So it was only a little surprising when reigning pop queen Beyonce Knowles made a quick but crowd-pleasing cameo during a cocktail party Tuesday night...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 10:02 AM
Jay Z is breaking out his B-sides to hype his fledgling music streaming service.
The rap mogul announced plans Wednesday to unearth songs he hasn't performed in a decade — or ever — at a free New York concert titled "Tidal X: Jay Z B-Sides."...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 10:26 AM
Growing up in Jamaica and Hartford, singer and songwriter Alexander Michelle joined every choir she could find.
"They were very different," says Michelle, 23. "Jamaican choirs were very classical. We sang a lot of songs that you really wouldn't hear...
| Apr 17, 2015
Virginia country singer Lyndsey Highlander grew up on the Chickahominy River, where John Smith searched for a Pacific passage and instead ran into the lovely young Pocahontas.
Lyndsey has taken her turns on the road traveling with influential acts...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 11:32 AM
As expected, Vanity Fair once again delivered Hollywood celebrity mega-wattage with its 2015 Oscar Party, held this year in Beverly Hills and hosted by editor-in-chief Graydon Carter.
Colored lights splashed on the side of the Wallis Annenberg Center...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 4:21 PM
Beyonce surprised her fans and the Internet on Saturday when she released a video online of a new ballad titled "Die With You." The announcement appeared on the singer's Facebook page early Saturday afternoon.
The highly informal video features the...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 8:05 AM
It’s a major statement for the makers of a product to promise to change the music industry. How often does anything come along that actually does that?
Last week, the high-profile rollout of Tidal, a fledgling, hi-fi streaming service recently...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 8:09 AM
Was that Pharrell Williams at Chanel's Paris-Salzburg 2014-15 Metiers dArt Collection show in New York on Tuesday night? Why yes, it was, but we almost didn't recognize him in his new hat. Williams performed during the evening. Others in the celeb-heavy...