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Grammy-nominated album shines light on transgender pioneerA Grammy-nominated album has reawakened interest in Jackie Shane, a black transgender soul singer from the '60s
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2016 file photo, Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones poses for a portrait in New York. Richards is celebrating the 30th anniversary of his solo debut album by reissuing it. Richards originally released “Talk Is Cheap” in 1988 and will reissue the album on March 29. It will include six bonus tracks and will be released digitally, on CD, on vinyl and as a box set.  (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, File)
Keith Richards reissuing 1988 solo debut 'Talk Is Cheap'Keith Richards is celebrating the 30th anniversary of his solo debut album by reissuing it
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In this Dec. 28, 2018 photo, Venezuelan singer Reymar Perdomo, right, sings with fans who approached her while she was doing a press interview at a park in the Miraflores area of Lima, Peru. According to the International Organization for Migration, more than 3 million Venezuelans have left their country since 2015 as food shortages and hyperinflation became rampant in what was once a wealthy oil-exporting nation. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Street singer gives voice to Venezuela's growing diasporaStreet singer gives anthem to Venezuela's growing diaspora
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2016 file photo, The Rolling Stones, from left, Ronnie Wood, Keith Richards, Mick Jagger and Charlie Watts attend the opening night party for "Exhibitionism" at Industria in New York. The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival has got satisfaction: The Rolling Stones are among headliners for the 50th anniversary festival. Organizers Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, confirmed reports that Rock and Roll Hall of Famers the Stones will play. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Satisfaction: Rolling Stones to headline 50th Jazz FestThe Rolling Stones will be among the headliners for the 50th anniversary of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Correction: Met Opera-New Music Director storyCorrection: Met Opera-New Music Director story
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2017 file photo, Bruce Springsteen performs during the closing ceremonies of the Invictus Games in Toronto. On Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, Springsteen made an unexpected visit to The Bebop, an Irish pub in Boston where he spent time listing to a local performer. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
Bruce Springsteen surprises Irish pub patrons in BostonBruce Springsteen made an unexpected visit to a Boston pub last week
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, singer Rihanna arrives at the Fenty Beauty by Rihanna one year anniversary party in New York. Rihanna is suing her father over his use of their last name for a business. In the lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Los Angeles, Rihanna, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, alleges that her father Ronald Fenty and his partner have violated her trademark and falsely suggested that their business, Fenty Entertainment, is affiliated with her.  (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Rihanna sues father over use of their last name for businessRihanna is suing her father over his use of their last name for a business
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2018 file photo, Alicia Keys presents the award for record of the year at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York.  The Recording Academy announced Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019,  that Keys will host the Feb. 10 Grammys for the first time.  The show will air live on CBS in Los Angles.  (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
Alicia Keys to host Grammy Awards next monthAlicia Keys usually attends the Grammys, but this year she'll be there as a host
The Associated Press1 day ago
Attorney Gloria Allred, left, Faith Rodgers, center, and Michelle Kramer, mother of Dominique Gardner, participate in a news conference about R&B singer R. Kelly in New York, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. Kelly has been under fire since the recent airing of a Lifetime documentary "Surviving R. Kelly ." He has denied all allegations of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
R. Kelly accuser says he threatened to reveal her sex lifeA woman who accused R. Kelly of sexual abuse says he wrote a letter threatening to reveal details of her sexual history if she didn't drop a lawsuit
The Associated Press1 day ago
Attorney Gloria Allred, left, Faith Rodgers, center, and Michelle Kramer, mother of Dominique Gardner, participate in a news conference about R&B singer R. Kelly in New York, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. Kelly has been under fire since the recent airing of a Lifetime documentary "Surviving R. Kelly ." He has denied all allegations of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
The Latest: R. Kelly risks eviction from Chicago studioR. Kelly risks being evicted from his Chicago recording studio unless he pays some $174,000 in back rent and other costs by Jan. 21
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This Jan. 19, 2012 file photo shows a Broadway street sign in New York.  Fans of show tunes are getting another place to get their fix now that iHeartRadio has launched a Broadway channel and digital hub. iHeartRadio Broadway on Monday started offering streaming music from Broadway shows and a companion website will offer news, videos, interviews and podcasts. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File)
iHeartRadio launches a Broadway channel and digital hubFans of show tunes are getting another place to get their fix now that iHeartRadio has launched a Broadway channel and digital hub
The Associated Press2 days ago
Celine Dion performs at the "Aretha! A Grammy Celebration For The Queen Of Soul" event at the Shrine Auditorium on Sunday, January 13, 2019, in Los Angeles. The special is set to air on March 10, 2019. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
Aretha Franklin honored with star-studded tribute concertAlicia Keys, Patti LaBelle, Celine Dion and more took the stage to relive some of the late Aretha Franklin's biggest hits in a tribute concert
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2017, file photo, Adam Levine of Maroon 5 performs at the Rock in Rio music festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Big Boi and Travis Scott will join Maroon 5 in this year’s Super Bowl halftime show. Maroon 5 had been the widely reported halftime show act since September, but the NFL officially announced the band as its headliner Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo, File)
Big Boi, Travis Scott to join Maroon 5 in Super Bowl showBig Boi and Travis Scott will join Maroon 5 in this year's Super Bowl halftime show
The Associated Press3 days ago
Willie Nelson performs at Willie: Life & Songs Of An American Outlaw at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Al Wagner/Invision/AP)
Willie Nelson, George Strait perform 1st ever duet togetherThe king of country music, George Strait, and its biggest outlaw, Willie Nelson, finally sang a duet together
The Associated Press3 days ago
Lin-Manuel Miranda, composer and creator of the award-winning Broadway musical, Hamilton, receives a standing ovation with tears at the ending of the play's premiere held at the Santurce Fine Arts Center, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. The musical is set to run for two weeks and will raise money for local arts programs. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
To ovations, Hamilton's star reprises role in Puerto RicoLin-Manuel Miranda has reprised his lead role in the hit musical "Hamilton" to start a two-week run in Puerto Rico expected to raise millions of dollars for artists and cultural groups struggling in the wake of Hurricane Maria
The Associated Press4 days ago
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