Jan 29, 2015 9:17pm

Marike van Dijk: Blending Musical Languages

On a recent night at the Blue Note, the venerable Manhattan jazz club, the assembled crowd of aficionados and well-heeled tourists gathered to catch one of the genres emerging stars. Saxophonists Melissa Aldana, the young, award-winning Chilean, predictably dazzled fans with a hard-toned, unsentimental sound… Read More »

Jan 26, 2015 6:42pm

Tom DeLonge Denies Reports He Quit Blink-182

Tom DeLonge brushed aside reports today that he quit the rock band Blink-182. “I never quit the band,” he said via a statement from his rep. “Actually, I was on the phone discussing a possible Blink-182 event in New York City when I heard the… Read More »

Nov 23, 2014 8:35pm

American Music Awards 2014: Complete Winners List

One Direction had a big night at the American Music Awards, winning three trophies, including the prestigious Artist of the Year. However, they weren’t the only ones celebrating after the fan-voted awards show: Katy Perry also picked up three awards, while Iggy Azalea and Beyoncé won… Read More »

Nov 6, 2014 12:02am

CMA Awards 2014: Top 5 Moments From the Show

The 2014 CMA Awards promised to deliver a night full of show-stopping performances, sweet acceptance speeches and yet another stellar hosting job by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, and it didn’t disappoint. In case you missed the live telecast from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, here’s a complete… Read More »

Oct 20, 2014 3:03pm

Nicki Minaj Doesn’t Get All the ‘Talk’ About her Racy ‘Anaconda’ Video

Nicki Minaj says she’s tired of having to explain the meaning behind the racy video for her hit song, “Anaconda.” “I don’t know what there is to really talk about,” Minaj told the November issue of GQ. “I’m being serious. I just see the video as… Read More »

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Oct 3, 2014 4:34pm

Tony Bennett Talks Lady Gaga, Arts in the Schools, Secret to His Success

Tony Bennett, who made history this week by becoming the oldest artist with a No. 1 album, said he has a secret to his success. One, he said, most may not believe. “I never worked a day in my life because I love what I… Read More »

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Aug 21, 2014 4:52pm

Pianist for fun. Band Shares His Musical Gift With Dogs

Dost composes and performs music for DOGTV, a station that keeps home-alone dogs company. According to researchers, 12 million dogs in the US have been clinically diagnosed with separation anxiety. Related: The science behind dog-only television. Related: DirecTV launches new channel for dogs only. DOGTV… Read More »

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Aug 8, 2014 2:18pm

Why Jason Derulo Wrote ‘Marry Me’ for Jordin Sparks

By ALYSSA LITOFF and LAUREN EFFRON Jason Derulo is so sure that his girlfriend Jordin Sparks is the one for him that he wrote a song about proposing to her aptly titled, “Marry Me,” and had her star in the music video with him. “That’s… Read More »

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Aug 8, 2014 2:13pm

Jason Derulo on Near-Death Experience: ‘I Almost Wasn’t Here Anymore’

By ALYSSA LITOFF and LAUREN EFFRON Pop singer Jason Derulo has earned a reputation for having an intense work ethic both inside and outside the studio. He says that he works out about three hours a day even while he is touring. It was while… Read More »

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Jun 16, 2014 12:51pm

Video Shows What Happens Inside Police Car With the Radio On

If you have ever wondered what cop partners do with all the time they spend cruising city streets in their cruisers, a local police department has posted a video with the surprising answer. A video posted last week to the Facebook page of the Rosenberg… Read More »