Flavor Flav was recently issued two fireworks-related citations by police after officers confiscated over 100 pounds of the rapper's fireworks. Flavor Flav says he'll have his annual Fourth of July fireworks show away from his neighborhood next year.
Bret Michaels and members of his band recently visited Pilger, Neb., more than half of which was damaged recently by a tornado. Bret Michaels and his band helped clean up a local house and saw the heavily damaged middle school.
Sam Smith's powerhouse vocals help give the album a spirited vibe rather than a sad one, despite the album's themes of unrequited love. Sam Smith recently scored a top 10 hit with the song 'Stay With Me.'
Walk-up music, or the music that plays when a batter or pitcher enters the game in baseball, has become a defining characteristic of a ball player's image, and the tradition is spreading to other sports.
Taylor Swift canceled her concert in Thailand following the coup d'etat that placed the country under military rule. Taylor Swift tweeted that she is 'sending my love to the fans in Thailand' and that she is 'so sad about the concert being canceled.'
Janelle Monae, Kelly Rowland, and other singers are pairing with filmmakers to create a visual album celebrating soccer that is being curated by Pepsi. Janelle Monae's single for the album, 'Heroes,' debuted in April.
Ariana Grande's song 'Problem' came in at number one on Billboard's digital songs chart in the first week of its release with the biggest digital opening for a song this year, according to Billboard. Ariana Grande will perform this summer at the annual Roots' 4th of July Jam in Philadelphia.
Pono, the digital player championed by Neil Young, attempts to bring some of the music back to listeners that's missing from MP3s, which compress songs so radically that engineers estimate we're only getting around 5 percent of the intended sound.