1:59 pm May 27, 2015 | No Comment
A US judge who ruled that pop star Shakira's 2010 hit single "Loca" was an illegal copy of a Dominican songwriter's work now says the songwriter may have lied on the stand and is prepared to head to Puerto Rico to sort out the truth.
4:56 pm May 26, 2015 | No Comment
Nevada officials said on Monday they would conduct a homicide investigation into the death of B.B. King who died this month at age 89, after two of his daughters leveled accusations that the blues great was murdered.
9:20 pm May 25, 2015 | No Comment
The fruit doesn’t fall far from its tree). That old adage was often used when we describe children’s deeds and characters that mimic those of their parents.
2:06 pm May 25, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. A girl standing in line for the Festival section of the evening’s concert sported a brown leather headpiece that drooped across her forehead; a long braid lay gently on one shoulder to further compliment the Pocahontas-themed look. At any other music event, the sight would have been ubiquitous — almost as if attendees had […]
1:18 pm May 24, 2015 | No Comment
“The performance [at IFI] is the second show in as many months to promote keroncong, following our performance in the ‘Kejora’ or Keroncong Juara Nusantara [Nationwide Keroncong Championships] at the Indonesia Kaya Gallery last April” says Intan.
1:00 pm May 24, 2015 | No Comment
Senegalese-American singer Akon, whose Akon Lighting Africa initiative aims to bring electricity to some of the 600 million Africans who lack it, announced on Thursday the launch of a new "Solar Academy" for the continent.
10:25 am May 24, 2015 | No Comment
Vienna. Sweden’s Mans Zelmerlow won the final of the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna on Saturday, beating Russia and Italy in the world’s biggest international music show. The 28-year-old singer and TV presenter, who had been a bookmakers’ favorite, performed the winning electro-pop ballad “Heroes,” dancing in front of a black screen with animated gnomes. Sweden […]
1:23 pm May 20, 2015 | No Comment
It may not be the lights of Broadway but subway stations aren't a bad gig either, according to scores of musicians who auditioned on Tuesday to play in New York City's bustling underground terminals.
4:04 pm May 18, 2015 | No Comment
Taylor Swift dominated the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, winning eight awards including top artist, while British soul singer Sam Smith took the honors for top male artist and new artist.
5:13 pm May 17, 2015 | No Comment
The question, which has exercised Beatles fans since the song appeared in the seminal 1967 album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," could soon form part of an exam curriculum for British teenagers.
1:08 pm May 14, 2015 | No Comment
From acrobatic dance routines, sparkling candy-colored costumes, a three-meter mechanic golden Egyptian horse and the infamous inflatable smiling poop, thousands of excited “KatyCats” had a memorable night as their idol Katy Perry roared at her second ever concert in Indonesia Saturday night.
11:22 am May 12, 2015 | No Comment
Reclusive rocker Prince took the stage on Sunday in a "Rally 4 Peace" concert in response to the death of a 25-year-old man, whose death from injuries suffered while in police custody triggered riots, telling the crowd: "We are here for you."
2:58 pm May 6, 2015 | No Comment
Singer/songwriter Noel Gallagher believes his second solo album, “Chasing Yesterday,” includes some of his best ever work with a range of instrumental melodies and an eclectic feel to it.