LONDON (AP) — ABBA is releasing its first new music in four decades, along with a concert performance that will see the “Dancing Queen” quartet going entirely digital.
Monday, August 02, 2021
MTV is marking its 40th anniversary with a relaunch of its iconic image of an astronaut on the moon, with an MTV flag planted nearby.
Friday, July 30, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Scarlett Johansson is suing the Walt Disney Co. over its streaming release of "Black Widow," which she said breached her contract and deprived her of potential earnings.
Thursday, July 29, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Remy Ma, George Clinton and KRS-One are among the headliners of a series of free concerts next month meant to celebrate New York City's emergence from the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
HOUSTON (AP) -- ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill, one of the Texas blues rock trio's bearded figures, died at his Houston home, the band announced Wednesday. He was 72.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Kanye West has been living inside an Atlanta stadium while working on his new album.
Monday, July 26, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NBC soap opera "Days of our Lives" is getting its own spinoff for Peacock.
Friday, July 23, 2021
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Americana singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile's new blonde locks are an homage to David Bowie, a hint at what her new music will sound like.
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) -- Country singer Luke Combs is paying the funeral expenses of three young men who saw him perform at a Michigan music festival before they died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning at a nearby campground, relatives said.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Halsey has something new to sing about: motherhood.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- After a year and a half away because of the pandemic, relentless road warrior Bob Dylan returned to a concert stage on Sunday -- at least online.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- If all goes well for NBC Universal over the next several weeks, Americans will be buzzing about the Olympic performances of Simone Biles, Gabby Thomas, Kevin Durant or some unexpected star.
Monday, July 19, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chip and Joanna Gaines made a name for themselves thanks to their knack for renovating homes. Now they're ready to put their skills to work on building an entire TV network.
Friday, July 16, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Streaming service Paramount+ has landed a documentary that offers a glimpse into the personal life of Madonna and her work on the road.
Thursday, July 15, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Harry Styles will hit the road on a U.S. tour this fall, with 40 concerts scheduled in such cities as New York City, Denver, Dallas, Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta, Boston and Los Angeles.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Team USA flag bearers in steamy Tokyo will likely be the coolest members of their packs.
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "The Crown" tied with "The Mandalorian" for the most Emmy nominations Tuesday with 24 apiece, but the Marvel universe also got bragging rights with runner-up "WandaVision."
Monday, July 12, 2021
DENVER (AP) -- Christopher Jackson, who played George Washington in Lin-Manuel Miranda's "Hamilton" on Broadway, will sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" before Tuesday night's All-Star Game at Coors Field.
Friday, July 09, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Rocker Marilyn Manson surrendered to police in Los Angeles last week in connection with a 2019 arrest warrant out of New Hampshire where he allegedly assaulted a videographer at a concert, authorities said.
Thursday, July 08, 2021
Scarlett Johansson has had quite a bit of time to think about a " Black Widow " movie. After all, she's played the character in seven movies spanning 10 years.
Wednesday, July 07, 2021
Robert Downey Sr., the accomplished countercultural filmmaker, actor and father of superstar Robert Downey Jr., has died. He was 85.
Tuesday, July 06, 2021
ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) -- The father of an 11-year-old boy who died following an accident on a popular boat ride at an Iowa amusement park said his son and other family members were trapped by the ride's seat belts when the boat carrying them flipped.
Monday, July 05, 2021
PARIS (AP) -- Paris on Saturday was the only place to be for die-hard Jim Morrison fans.
Friday, July 02, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Vanessa Williams hosts this year's televised Capitol Fourth celebration, she will not only honor the nation's traditional independence day but also the country's newly designated holiday -- Juneteenth.
Thursday, July 01, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon and Jennifer Hudson will headline an August concert in Central Park, marking the city's comeback from the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pennsylvania's highest court threw out Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction and opened the way for his immediate release from prison Wednesday in a stunning reversal of fortune for the comedian once known as "America's Dad," ruling that the prosecutor who brought the c…
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- Former reality TV star Josh Duggar's trial on child pornography charges has been moved to November.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- In another sign of live entertainment's rebirth, Bruce Springsteen returned to Broadway this weekend, strapping on a guitar and reviving a show for an audience that included a member of his E Street Band and the governor of his home state.
Monday, June 28, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Daytime Emmys turned into a love letter to Alex Trebek, honoring the beloved "Jeopardy!" host and the show seven months after his death.
Friday, June 25, 2021
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Remember that longing you felt after an episode of "Sex and the City" to shop at the characters' favorite New York haunts and drink cosmopolitans at the same bars? Or that sense of wanderlust for the seaside cliffs of Ireland after watching "Game of Thrones?"
Thursday, June 24, 2021
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) -- Jim Bakker and his southwestern Missouri church will pay restitution of $156,000 to settle a lawsuit that accuses the TV pastor of falsely claiming a health supplement could cure COVID-19.
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Harrison Ford is taking a hiatus from filming "Indiana Jones 5" after sustaining a shoulder injury on set. The 78-year-old was hurt rehearsing a fight scene, a spokesperson for the Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday.
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Wildlife officials have removed 250 alligators from Disney properties in the five years since a 2-year-old boy was killed by an alligator at the Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, a newspaper reported.
Monday, June 21, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- As COVID-19 restrictions lift in the U.S., many are reacquainting with friends and loved ones, attending parties, booking vacations and celebrating a return to normal.
Friday, June 18, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- The author of "Fire and Fury," the million-seller from 2018 that helped launched the wave of inside accounts of the Trump White House, will have a last take coming out next month.
Thursday, June 17, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Three years after workplace misconduct allegations cost veteran TV and radio talk-show host Tavis Smiley his job and a national forum, he's ending his silence.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- The tragedies of Brian Wilson's life is a rock `n' roll story well told.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Justin Bieber and Lil Baby are set to headline Jay-Z's Made in America festival in Philadelphia.
Monday, June 14, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- He hadn't been in a musical since his high school years, but when Jimmy Smits saw the opportunity to play Kevin Rosario in the film adaptation of "In the Heights," he was happy to check that off his artistic bucket list.
Friday, June 11, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Danny Elfman started creating music during quarantine, what came out was a surprise even to him.
Thursday, June 10, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Sheryl Underwood of "The Talk" will host the Daytime Emmy Awards.
Wednesday, June 09, 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chris Harrison, the original host of ABC's "The Bachelor" and its spinoffs, is leaving the long-running franchise.
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
Clarence Williams III, who played the cool undercover cop Linc Hayes on the counterculture series "The Mod Squad" and Prince's father in "Purple Rain," has died. He was 81.
Monday, June 07, 2021
Prince Harry and Meghan may have stepped away from their royal duties -- but family appeared to be top of mind in naming their second child, Lilibet "Lili" Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, who was born Friday in California.
Friday, June 04, 2021
Universal Music Group is in talks to sell a 10% stake in a deal that would value the record label at about $40 billion.
Thursday, June 03, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- Will Arnett's playful sarcasm is serving him well these days as both the host of Fox's "Lego Masters," where his "dad jokes" kill, and on his podcast, "Smartless," where he banters with pals Jason Bateman and Sean Hayes.
Wednesday, June 02, 2021
LONDON (AP) -- Britain will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's 70 years on the throne with four days of festivities beginning with her ceremonial birthday parade on June 2, 2022.
Actor Blair Underwood and his wife, Desiree DaCosta, have announced they're ending their marriage after 27 years.
Tuesday, June 01, 2021
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- John Davis, one of the real singers behind the lip-synching pop duo Milli Vanilli, died of the coronavirus this week, according to his family. He was 66.
B.J. Thomas, the Grammy-winning singer who enjoyed success on the pop, country and gospel charts with such hits as "I Just Can't Help Believing," "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head" and "Hooked on a Feeling," has died. He was 78.
Friday, May 28, 2021
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Actor Bill Cosby won't be paroled this year after refusing to participate in sex offender programs during his nearly three years in state prison in Pennsylvania.