Music

September 13, 2017 - 1:50 pm
PISA, Italy (AP) — Tenor Andrea Bocelli has brought down the house at Pisa's Teatro Verdi by performing with an unusual conductor: a robot. The white, two-armed YuMi robot, designed by the Swiss company ABB for factory assembly lines, led Bocelli and the Lucca Philharmonic Orchestra in Verdi's "La...
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September 13, 2017 - 1:09 pm
Foo Fighters, "Concrete and Gold" (Roswell/RCA Records) When it was learned the Foo Fighters had turned to a polished pop producer for their next album — a hitmaker for Sia, no less — you could be forgiven for fearing the band was shedding their hard-charging skin. After listening to "Concrete and...
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September 13, 2017 - 7:31 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt are among the stars headlining a benefit concert next week to help Texas residents affected by Hurricane Harvey. Organizers said the "Harvey Can't Mess With Texas" concert will be held in Austin on Sept. 22. It will be...
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September 13, 2017 - 4:04 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — YouTube star Felix Kjellberg (SHEHL'-burg), who goes by the online name PewDiePie, says he regrets using the "n-word" during a video live stream, saying he was an "idiot". Kjellberg who has more than 57 million subscribers, says in a 95-second YouTube post that he made...
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September 12, 2017 - 11:49 pm
DETROIT (AP) — In the end, the political aspirations of musician Kid Rock were not laid bare Tuesday night before thousands of screaming fans when the rocker performed the first of six concerts at a new sports arena in Detroit. For much of the summer, the Detroit-area native has teased a Republican...
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September 12, 2017 - 9:28 pm
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of four members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Four members of a Polish death metal band have waived extradition and will return to Washington state after being arrested for investigation of sexually assaulting...
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FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2017 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs in concert in Philadelphia. Franklin will sing in honor of Elton John before she retires later this year. John announced Tuesday, Sept. 12, that the Queen of Soul will perform at his annual AIDS charity event on Nov. 7. This year marks the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s 25th year. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, FIle)
September 12, 2017 - 1:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin will sing in honor of Elton John before she retires later this year. John announced Tuesday that the Queen of Soul will perform at his annual AIDS charity event on Nov. 7 at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York. This year marks the Elton John AIDS...
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This image released by CBS shows Bruno Mars, center, during the taping a TV special on top of the Apollo Theater marquee in New York. Atlantic Records and CBS announced Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, that “BRUNO MARS: 24K MAGIC LIVE AT THE APOLLO” will air Nov. 29 on CBS. (CBS via AP)
September 12, 2017 - 9:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars is getting his own TV special, a first for the Grammy-winning superstar. Atlantic Records and CBS announced Tuesday that "BRUNO MARS: 24K MAGIC LIVE AT THE APOLLO" will air Nov. 29 on CBS. The special was taped at the Apollo Theater in New York's Harlem, and Mars...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, file photo, Cardi B performs at The Budweiser Made In America Festival in Philadelphia. Cardi B has a breakthrough hit with "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" and the rapper said she's ready to follow the single's success with an album next month. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP, File)
September 11, 2017 - 4:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B. has a breakthrough hit with "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" and the rapper said she's ready to follow the single's success with an album next month. "I have an album coming. It will be dropping in October. I'm an October baby," Cardi B., who turns 25 on Oct. 11, said in a...
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FILE - In this May 19, 2013, file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The Minnesota Court of Appeals said Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, that two descendants of a man Prince reportedly regarded as a brother aren't entitled to share in the late rock superstar's estate. A three-judge panel Monday said a lower court ruled correctly when it excluded Brianna Nelson and her niece, Victoria Nelson, as heirs. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
September 11, 2017 - 4:30 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals says two descendants of a former security chief at Paisley Park who Prince reportedly regarded as a brother are not entitled to share in the late rock superstar's estate. A three-judge panel on Monday said a lower court ruled correctly when it...
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