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  • Nas Sued By Concert Promoter Over Canceled Angola Concerts

    Nas Sued By Concert Promoter Over Canceled Angola Concerts | ARTICLE

    A New Jersey concert promoter who had arranged for Nas to perform in Angola is suing the rapper for breach of contract, TMZ reports. According to the suit, a local "concert impresario" in Angola took...

    December 22, 2012 5:24 PM ET
  • Iron Butterfly Bassist Lee Dorman Dead at 70

    Iron Butterfly Bassist Lee Dorman Dead at 70 | ARTICLE

    Lee Dorman, bassist for Iron Butterfly, died on Friday at the age of 70, the Associated Press reports. According to a spokesman for the Orange County Sheriff's Department, Dorman was found dead in a vehicle...

    December 22, 2012 11:32 AM ET
  • Plane Carrying Singer Jenni Rivera Missing in Mexico

    Plane Carrying Singer Jenni Rivera Missing in Mexico | ARTICLE

    A plane carrying Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera has gone missing in Mexico, the Associated Press reports.  The small plane took off from the city of Monterrey around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, scheduled to arrive in...

    December 9, 2012 5:26 PM ET
  • LAPD Apologizes for Premature Release of Notorious B.I.G. Autopsy Report

    LAPD Apologizes for Premature Release of Notorious B.I.G. Autopsy Report | ARTICLE

    The Los Angeles Police Department has apologized to the family of the Notorious B.I.G. for releasing the rapper's autopsy report to the public without warning the family first, the Los Angeles Times reports.  The L.A. County...

    December 9, 2012 10:59 AM ET
  • Bob Marley's Family Settles Trademark Lawsuit With Singer's Half-Brother

    Bob Marley's Family Settles Trademark Lawsuit With Singer's Half-Brother | ARTICLE

    Bob Marley's family has settled a lawsuit against the reggae legend's half-brother, Richard Booker, TMZ reports. Last winter, Bob Marley's widow Rita and nine of their children filed a lawsuit against Booker claiming...

    December 2, 2012 12:41 PM ET
  • 'West of Memphis' Soundtrack Includes Nick Cave, Bob Dylan, Patti Smith

    'West of Memphis' Soundtrack Includes Nick Cave, Bob Dylan, Patti Smith | ARTICLE

    Legacy Recordings has released the track listing for West of Memphis: Voices For Justice, an album of music from and inspired by the new documentary about the West Memphis Three. The album contains tracks by a...

    December 1, 2012 4:00 PM ET
  • Shakira's Ex-Boyfriend Sues Her for $100 Million

    Shakira's Ex-Boyfriend Sues Her for $100 Million | ARTICLE

    Shakira's former boyfriend, Antonio de la Rúa, is suing the singer for what he claims to be "his share of past and future partnership profits," Billboard reports. De la Rúa is seeking at least $100 million in...

    December 1, 2012 3:15 PM ET
  • Stevie Wonder Cancels Performance for Israel Defense Forces Fundraiser

    Stevie Wonder Cancels Performance for Israel Defense Forces Fundraiser | ARTICLE

    Stevie Wonder has canceled a performance at fundraising gala for the Friends of the Israel Defence Forces, Reuters reports. He was scheduled to sing at the December 6th event in Los Angeles for the...

    December 1, 2012 12:53 PM ET
  • Glen Campbell May Add More Dates to Farewell Tour

    Glen Campbell May Add More Dates to Farewell Tour | ARTICLE

    Glen Campbell is considering adding more dates to his farewell tour, the Associated Press reports. The 76-year-old country music star, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease last year, has been touring the country in support of...

    December 1, 2012 10:29 AM ET
  • Chris Stamp, Former Manager of the Who, Dead at 70

    Chris Stamp, Former Manager of the Who, Dead at 70 | ARTICLE

    Chris Stamp, a former co-manager of the Who and founder of the Track Records label, died on Saturday at the age of 70, Billboard reports. A native of London's East End, Stamp met the Who...

    November 25, 2012 3:22 PM ET
  • 'Gangnam Style' Becomes the Most-Watched YouTube Video Ever

    'Gangnam Style' Becomes the Most-Watched YouTube Video Ever | ARTICLE

    Korean pop sensation Psy's "Gangnam Style" clip has broken the record for the most-watched YouTube video of all time.  The video earned the distinction by garnering approximately 805 million views as of noon on Saturday, according to...

    November 24, 2012 2:42 PM ET
  • Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard Turned Down 'X Factor'

    Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard Turned Down 'X Factor' | ARTICLE

    Alabama Shakes frontwoman Brittany Howard was once invited to join the cast of The X-Factor, the singer revealed in an interview with The Independent. "They heard of us through the internet and started sending me emails which...

    November 18, 2012 11:16 AM ET
  • Mick Jagger: One Direction Remind Me of the Rolling Stones

    Mick Jagger: One Direction Remind Me of the Rolling Stones | ARTICLE

    If One Direction ever feel a bit worn out by their hordes of young screaming fans, Mick Jagger can relate. In an interview with CNN on Tuesday before the premiere of the film...

    November 18, 2012 10:56 AM ET
  • Delfonics Singer Major Harris Dead at 65

    Delfonics Singer Major Harris Dead at 65 | ARTICLE

    Major Harris, an R&B singer who helped develop the silky, funk-inflected "Philadelphia sound" as a member of the Delfonics and in his solo career, died on Friday at the age of 65, the Associated Press...

    November 10, 2012 5:37 PM ET
  • Former Lawyer for Eminem and 50 Cent Arrested for Weapons Stash

    Former Lawyer for Eminem and 50 Cent Arrested for Weapons Stash | ARTICLE

    A former lawyer for 50 Cent and Eminem was arrested last week on felony weapons charges, the Tarrytown Daily Voice reports. Police say they found a huge stash of firearms, including...

    November 10, 2012 4:07 PM ET
  • Mick Jagger Love Letters Up for Auction

    Mick Jagger Love Letters Up for Auction | ARTICLE

    A series of love letters that Mick Jagger wrote in the summer of 1969 are going up for auction in London next month, the Guardian reports. Marsha Hunt, Jagger's former lover and the mother...

    November 10, 2012 2:01 PM ET
  • No Doubt Pull 'Looking Hot' Video After Offending Native Americans

    No Doubt Pull 'Looking Hot' Video After Offending Native Americans | ARTICLE

    No Doubt has pulled down their video for "Looking Hot" almost immediately following the clip's release after learning that the imagery used the in the video was offensive to Native Americans. The clip for the second...

    November 4, 2012 12:02 PM ET
  • Ronnie Wood's Rolling Stones Memorabilia Sold at Auction

    Ronnie Wood's Rolling Stones Memorabilia Sold at Auction | ARTICLE

    A selection of memorabilia and artwork owned by Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood and his ex-wife, Jo Wood, went up for auction at a two-day sale over the weekend, Reuters reports. The collection, presided over...

    October 28, 2012 8:15 PM ET
  • Gary Glitter Arrested in BBC Sex Abuse Case

    Gary Glitter Arrested in BBC Sex Abuse Case | ARTICLE

    Gary Glitter was arrested in London on suspicion of sex offenses early Sunday morning, the BBC reports. The former glam rocker's arrest came as part of the widening inquiry into late BBC host Jimmy Savile,...

    October 28, 2012 9:55 AM ET
  • Refused Reunion Coming to an End

    Refused Reunion Coming to an End | ARTICLE

    Fans of Nineties hardcore band Refused may be facing their last opportunity to see the group, who embarked on a global festival circuit tour this year after once insisting that they would never reunite. The band announced though...

    October 27, 2012 5:02 PM ET
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