| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Coldplay has reaped its fourth consecutive U.S. album, ringing up the biggest stateside sales week of the year to date in the process.
The U.K. band's "Ghost Stories" (Atlantic) took the top slot with first-week sales of 383,000, according to Nielsen...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Is there something going on today with the Miami Dolphins? I call them with a question about Saturday’s finals of the Dolphins Cheerleader auditions and they seem … distracted. Cheerleaders? Finals? Hello? What could be more important?...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Up until last year, I routinely offered a once-a-week review of that week's "American Idol" performances. I rated the competitors and bitched about the terrible judging. Since the show was an unprecedented ratings blockbuster when I started doing this,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
This summer travel season is expected to be a record breaker due to pent-up demand. But here are three reasonably nearby getaways (no flying from L.A. required) that Southern Californians can make. So relax, chill, reconnect
and -- if one can handle it --...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Randy Jackson, the Grammy-winning record producer who gained widespread recognition as a judge on a dozen seasons of “American Idol,” has listed a house for sale in Tarzana at $2.199 million.
Set behind gates and surrounded by walls, the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Coldplay's "Ghost Stories" held the apex of the U.S. album chart for a second week, as the week's top contender, a new title by Mariah Carey, managed only a tepid debut.
The U.K. group's Atlantic set held its position with an 83,000-copy frame, according...
| May 1, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Erykah Badu is far from the first pop singer to perform for a despotic ruler. But she's certainly found some novel arguments for justifying it.
The R&B singer has been on a Twitter counteroffensive after being faced with a wave of criticism for her...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:59 PM
"Music Box." "Butterfly." "Rainbow." "Glitter." "Charmbracelet." Things found in a tween's room, or Mariah Carey album titles? Um, both! Back in the '90s/early '00s, Miss M was definitely shooting for a more, shall we say, innocent crowd.
| May 5, 2014
| 2:25 PM
It's a new year for Adele! The singer turned 26 on Monday and posted a makeup-free selfie that had followers wondering if she was teasing to a new album.
It wouldn't be the first time in the last year that a diva dropped a super-secret album with little...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 1:34 PM
The best part about a surprise is keeping the big reveal a secret.
Unless you're Mariah Carey.
The pop diva has spilled the beans that her forthcoming record will arrive Beyoncé-style, meaning she plans on dropping it unexpectedly on the Internet...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:22 PM
My girlfriend is still good friends with her ex and talks to him all the time. The longer she and I date, the more this irritates me. Should I be annoyed or get over it?
You can be annoyed, but you...