Music

Brandon Maxwell, Rick Owens take top CFDA fashion awards

Jun 4, 2019

Designers Brandon Maxwell and Rick Owens have taken top honors at the annual Council of Fashion Designers of America awards

R. Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related counts in Chicago

May 31, 2019

Prosecutors in Chicago have charged R&B singer R. Kelly with 11 new sex-related counts involving a woman who was underage when the alleged abuse occurred, including counts that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison

Prince's bodyguard deposed in wrongful death lawsuit

May 30, 2019

Lawyers in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by relatives of Prince spent seven hours deposing his former bodyguard

Music Row added to list of 'Most Endangered Historic Places'

May 30, 2019

The National Trust for Historic Preservation says it has named Music Row in Nashville, Tennessee, to its 2019 list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places

10 wounded as gunmen open fire outside New Jersey bar

May 25, 2019

Authorities say at least two gunmen fired into a crowd outside a bar in New Jersey's capital city, wounding 10 people, two critically, but the motive for the shooting remains unknown

Michael Jackson's estate and former manager settle lawsuit

May 23, 2019

A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit between a former manager of Michael Jackson and his estate

Jake Black, of Alabama 3 and 'Sopranos' theme fame, dies

May 22, 2019

Jake Black, co-writer of the song that opened "The Sopranos" and co-founder of the English electronic band Alabama 3, has died

DJ Khaled on Nipsey Hussle: 'He's like a prophet'

May 21, 2019

During the recording of what has become one of his final songs, Nipsey Hussle and DJ Khaled spoke passionately about "our families, entrepreneurship, leadership and just love," as Khaled put it

Actor-comedian Sammy Shore, father of Pauly, dies at 92

May 18, 2019

Actor and standup comedian Sammy Shore, who co-founded the Comedy Store, has died at the age of 92

APNewsBreak: Cardi B tops BET noms, Nipsey Hussle up for 1

May 17, 2019

Hip-hop star Cardi B is walking into the 2019 BET Awards as the most nominated act with 7, while late rapper Nipsey Hussle scored a posthumous nomination

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