| Feb 17, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Success has been rough for Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons, the Las Vegas-based rock band that sold over 2 million copies of its 2012 debut, "Night Visions," thanks to inescapable hits such as "It's Time" and "Radioactive." A dubstep-dipped welcome to a...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 6:00 AM
"Every time I put out an album," says Weird Al Yankovic, "people call it a comeback." Known for his parodies of pop songs like Michael Jackson's "Beat It" (which he remade as "Eat It") and Chamillionaire's "Ridin'" ("White & Nerdy"), the singer adds...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 7:13 AM
SAN JUAN - La rapera española La Mala Rodríguez será la principal artista invitada de un concierto en defensa del medio ambiente y el reciclaje este sábado en San Juan, un espectáculo que incluirá la participación de músicos de salsa, reggae y soul, y una...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The 57th Grammy Awards belonged to Sam Smith, the freshman British singer-songwriter who took home three of the four top awards — and underscored the lightning speed in which an artist can capture the popular imagination in the age of YouTube and...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Common has already lighted up the awards season with his powerful perseverance anthem "Glory."
Taken from the historical drama "Selma," the single he created with R&B singer John Legend that connects past injustice with present unrest has taken the...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 9:02 AM
The annotation site Genius has just landed its most high-profile editor yet. (Sorry, Sasha Frere-Jones.)
Eminem, perhaps the most popular and influential rapper since the turn of the millennium, has checked in on the site to edit lyrics and add notes to...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 12:10 PM
While mixed martial arts fighting may be having its day, boxing is still a big source of inspiration for Hollywood movies.
Recently we've had several movies about boxers: Mark Wahlberg in "The Fighter"; Hillary Swank in "Million Dollar Baby": Russell...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:58 AM
Jake Gyllenhaal looks like he could be a contender -- in more ways than one -- in the first trailer for director Antoine Fuqua's gritty boxing drama "Southpaw."
Set for release July 31 from the Weinstein Co., the film stars a very bulked-up Gyllenhaal...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 1:08 PM
Since Lollapalooza’s inaugural festival in 1991, Sir Paul McCartney, at 73 years old*, will be the oldest headliner in its history. But while the former Beatle is getting up there, he isn't that old by recent Lolla or festival standards.
| Mar 18, 2015
| 9:07 AM
Few artists have had a pop-chart run like Rihanna in recent years. But now the singer has told MTV that she hopes to step back from her previous hits on future performances.
"I wanted to kind of just get back to... not that they weren’t real...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 4:30 AM
When a talented young artist such as Sam Smith arrives virtually out of the blue and lands at the center of the Grammy stage, it's only natural to compare him to others who have accomplished similar feats.
Adele hit it big and earned huge kudos at the...