| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:15 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The National Football League has in some cases inquired about the possibility of having the musicians who might play the halftime show for Super Bowl XLIX pay for the privilege of doing so, according to a report in The Wall...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Fans of parody artist "Weird Al" Yankovic have started a campaign for the musician to play the Super Bowl.
A petition on change.org started by Ed Ball asks the NFL to select Yankovic as headliner for the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show. In his description,...
| Aug 8, 2014
James Brown's effect on popular music need only listen to Prince or Bruno Mars. Fifty years after Brown's early hits and eight years after his death, the nickname Godfather of Soul becomes more evident every year.
But Brown's son Daryl says his father...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:05 AM
In general the "American Idols Live" tour that stopped Saturday at Sands Bethlehem, offering the top contestants from the FOX-TV show's 13th season, was much like the show itself.
Totally underwhelming, occasionally boring and wayyy over.
Just as the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 8:18 AM
American singer, songwriter, actor and producer Lionel Richie has "partied all night long," "danced on the ceiling," and provided a host of romantic ballads that are the "go to" songs when talking about falling in and out of love.
He is coming to...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:31 AM
It's been nearly seven years since a cappella group Straight No Chaser became a YouTube sensation singing a mash-up of "The Twelve Days of Christmas" and Toto's "Africa." The resurgence of a cappella music is ebbing and a lot of music has come and gone....
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Michael Balzary, the Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist known as Flea, has listed a home for sale in the Griffith Park area at $6.8 million.
The Mediterranean-style compound, built in 1925, sits behind walls and gates on close to three-quarters of an acre...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ellen DeGeneres has sold the A. Quincy Jones-designed Brody House on Los Angeles' Westside to Napster co-founder Sean Parker for $55 million in an off-market deal.
Built in 1950 for real estate developer Sidney Brody and his wife, modernist art...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Jake Worthington says he's lucky that people know his name, and he's lucky to be on tour with other performers from NBC's "The Voice."
But a decision he made also had plenty to do with it.
After clearing three rounds of auditions in Season 5 in 2013,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Foxwoods Resort Casino announced Thursday that promoters of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and concert tours for Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift and Kanye West will be booking musical performances at its Connecticut casino and anywhere else...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Singer Beyonce, basketball player LeBron James and record producer and rapper Dr. Dre headed Forbes' list of the world's most powerful celebrities released on Monday.
With estimated earnings of $115 million over the past 12 months and a string of chart...