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Percy Sledge, who soared from part-time singer to lasting fame with his heartfelt performance of the classic 'When a Man Loves a Woman,' died Tuesday in Louisiana.
The Rolling Stones' tour will kick off in late May in San Diego. The last time the band played North American stadiums was in 2006. Check out whether they're coming to your city.
'Young talented artists will be performing alongside legends,' festival founder Perry Farrell said of this year's lineup. The music festival takes place in Chicago.
The Philippines government asked for a $5,000 bond on Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson of One Direction. What's a 'weed bond'?
Some of the SXSW musical acts most worth checking out are singer-producer Stromae and the group Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, among others.
A jury awarded the family of Marvin Gaye nearly $7.4 million in damages after deciding that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were guilty of copyright infringement of Mr. Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up.” The verdict sends a clear message to recording artists to be careful what they sing.
The verdict could tarnish the legacy of Williams, a reliable hit-maker who has won Grammy Awards and appears on NBC's music competition show 'The Voice.'
The multilevel venue SoundBox hosts a monthly Friday and Saturday night series that’s drawing the elusive Generation Y and Millennial patrons with experimental and traditional music.
In 1959 a plane crash killed stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and 'the Big Bopper,' along with the pilot, and forever changed the trajectory of rock music. Now a request has been filed to reopen the crash investigation.
Lady Gaga is set to star in the next season of American Horror Story. Is she reinventing herself or being true to who she always was?
Singers and bands in pop, rock, and hip-hop have become increasingly vigilant about their music being used to tacitly endorse candidates. Starting with Bruce Springsteen denouncing the Reagan campaign for appropriating 'Born in the USA,' the political-pop spats have become increasingly common.
Swift tied her record for weeks at number one from her second studio album 'Fearless.' While the Billboard 200 considers album sales, song downloads, and online streaming for an album's total sales units, Swift does not give her work to streaming services.
Many, including Kanye West, were surprised Beck won the Grammy for album of the year. But that doesn't mean he doesn't deserve it.
Survivor of domestic violence and sexual abuse Brooke Axtell performed a moving speech prior to Katy Perry's performance at the Grammys.
The Super Bowl halftime performer has been nominated 11 times before this year but has never won. 'It'd be so amazing and so funny' to win a Grammy for her song 'Dark Horse,' Perry said.
Among the nominees for this year's top awards – song, record, and album of the year – only British soul singer Sam Smith and R&B artist Pharrell Williams had a hit that placed among the top 10 radio songs in total plays in 2014. Nominees like Iggy Azalea and Meghan Trainor came to the public's attention online.
Staff at Michael Curry Design of Scappoose, Ore. worked to create the 30-foot-long lion on which Perry made her entrance during the Super Bowl halftime show. 'We were all very uplifted and elated,' Curry said of Perry's entrance. 'It was as if we had won the Super Bowl ourselves.'
Pharrell Williams and Al Gore are teaming up for an epic series of concerts to bring attention to climate change. Will it become a pivotal moment in the fight against global warming?
The concert will take place this June and is being created to build support for a U.N. climate pact in Paris among more than 190 nations in December. Williams and Gore are working with producer Kevin Wall to create the concert.
The group TLC, which currently consists of members T-Boz and Chilli, is hoping to release a new album in May. The group wants to collect at least $150,000 to fund the recording process.
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