| 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...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Pop-R&B diva Beyonce tops Forbes magazine’s annual list of “The World’s Most Powerful Celebrities,” a ranking in which pop musicians occupy half of the top 10 slots.
The list combines celebs’ earnings with traditional...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 1:35 PM
“How do you want to be remembered?” asks Nasri Atweh in the final song on his band’s debut album, "Don't Kill the Magic." The band, we should clarify, is called Magic! (complete with exclamation point). And in keeping with such a...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Folk-soul singer Aloe Blacc has been making albums since 2006, but until this year, he's been That Guy: the one you can't place, the one with a minor hit ("I Need a Dollar") you keep hearing in commercials, the one you keep confusing with other...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:12 PM
“You’re amazing,” Bruno Mars crooned, “just the way you are.”
Mars’ set-closing ballad Friday at the jam-packed First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park had row upon row of fans swaying and singing along with...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Recently formed rock quartet Texas Space Monster Jalopy has a pedigree as wild and unexpected as the band's unconventional moniker. Fronted by veteran guitar virtuoso Gary Myrick (best known for his moody, pulsating 1980 New Wave rocker "She Talks in...
| May 31, 2014
| 7:32 AM
It’s not often that a dinner party turns you into a viral sensation, but a meal put Pia Mia on the map.
The Guam-born teenager, born Pia Mia Perez, already had a loyal following with YouTube covers of artists like Michael Jackson, Bruno Mars,...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Bruno Mars is a rare pop star who can make looking backward feel like the future.
At his sold-out show at the Hollywood Bowl on Saturday night, Mars drew from Frankie Valli and the Police, the Motown hit factory and shimmery '70s funk and disco. And...