| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Product placement and music videos go hand in hand. What, after all, is a clip but ad placement for an artist's song? Still, the glaring one in Nicki Minaj's new "Pills N Potions" clips blurs the line in impressive fashion.
With a few well-placed shots...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:38 AM
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Lil Wayne and Drake have thrown their names into the running for most anticipated joint tour.
In a summer that will see Beyonce team with Jay Z and Eminem join Rihanna in co-headlining outings, the...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Country star Miranda Lambert notched her first No. 1 album last week, as heavy metal golden gods Led Zeppelin made a puissant reappearance in the U.S. top 10.
Lambert's "Platinum" (RCA Nashville) commanded the top position with first-week sales of 180,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:13 PM
He entered from the stands, swaggering into Staples Center through the crowd like a prizefighter in dress slacks, pinstripe shirt and Clippers cap.
A rap song screamed and the balding middle-aged man screamed with it, weaving through stunned and...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:13 AM
More than a week after music fans rocked out at Lollapalooza, two mud-slopped fields in Grant Park remained closed to the public for the repair work that is set to begin Wednesday. The price tag for the post-fest repairs is estimated at $266,000, the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Out with the gold, in with the bold.
Less than a week after Jay Z and Beyoncé vacated the premises, Eminem and Rihanna moved into the Rose Bowl on Thursday night for the first of two concerts to launch their shared Monster Tour. It’s the summer&...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Weezer fans found themselves in a "Perfect Situation" on Saturday night at the Sands Steel Stage at Musikfest.
Those who came to see whether the band still has it got their answer, as Weezer played old favorites and songs from its upcoming album for a...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
This year's Teen Choice Awards will kick off Sunday night at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles at 5p.m. PT/8 a.m. ET, announcing winners based on the votes of teenagers in categories such as movies, television and music.
The show was originally set to...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Day one of Lollapalooza is in the books. Exhausting as ever to cover Chicago's biggest event of the year but one always rich in colorful pictures.
Like many concerts, photographers are allowed into the pit only for the first three songs of each artist's...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:52 AM
On Friday afternoon, while a steady rain fell on Lollapalooza in Grant Park, Patrick Whelan watched warily as a handful of teenagers and 20-somethings ran for shelter beneath the nearby trees. There, waiting for the storm to pass, they drank beer and...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 2:22 PM
If you were looking for clues to the state of Jay Z and Beyoncé’s marriage during the pair's weekend Rose Bowl stop on their On the Run tour, then you were doing exactly what was expected of you.
As rain soaked the capacity crowd in Pasadena on...