| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Bon Jovi raked in more than a quarter-billion dollars on the road worldwide during 2013 to top a year in the concert business that's being described as record-setting on many fronts.
The New Jersey rock band finished 2013 with a global box office take...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The Grammys have the unrivaled prestige. The MTV Video Music Awards go for unpredictable, deliciously viral irreverence. And the BET, Billboard Music and American Music awards are better known for A-list performers than who wins which trophies.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Lady Gaga has come to Miley Cyrus' defense.
And here you thought Cyrus would no longer dominate the news cycle.
Eclectic pop diva Gaga joined Bravo heavyweight Andy Cohen on "Watch What Happens Live" on Wednesday for an "extravaGaganza" in which the...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:03 PM
After three seasons on Fox, the American version of "The X Factor" has been canceled, the network announced Friday. And with that cancellation, "X Factor" creator Simon Cowell is headed back to his native England to be a judge on "The X Factor UK."...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
This post has been updated. See below for details.
Not so long ago, Simon Cowell was probably the most powerful man on American TV.
His cranky, caustic judging had helped make "American Idol" an invincible No. 1 hit. As a producer, he makes "America's...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:02 PM
This post has been corrected:
With One Direction, Taylor Swift and and Justin Timberlake claiming trophies during Sunday's broadcast of the "American Music Awards," it's no surprise that the show claimed the week's top award on Twitter.
The show was...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The new One Direction album sounds like it was designed to win over (or perhaps further irritate) people likely to scoff at the idea that this British outfit is the biggest band on the planet.
The scale of its success seems beyond dispute, with 16...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Taylor Swift will become only the second recipient ever of the Country Music Assn.’s Pinnacle Award, presented to an artist who dominates music worldwide. She’ll receive the award during Wednesday’s telecast of the 47th annual CMA Awards...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Want to spend seven hours with One Direction?
That opportunity comes Nov. 23, just days ahead of the release of the boy band’s third album, “Midnight Memories,” by way of a live stream during which fans will have the chance to interact...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Thanksgiving isn’t just for stuffing your face with turkey, watching Charlie Brown on TV and then splurging on electronics at Black Friday sales.
The holiday also launches the season of TV holiday specials anchored by musicians.
Lady Gaga will...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:29 PM
When Britney Spears releases an album, it's an event powered by dizzying promo plugs and more hype than even Gaga's been able to muster.
All this usually means a debut at the top of the Billboard 200 and impressive sales stats to tack onto the already...