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  • Harry Belafonte 90th birthday career retrospective collection due Feb. 24

    Harry Belafonte 90th birthday career retrospective collection due Feb. 24

    A 60th anniversary update of Harry Belafonte’s 1957 hit “When Colors Come Together (Island in the Sun)” caps a new retrospective album surveying the storied career of the veteran singer, actor and political activist who will celebrate his 90th birthday on March 1. The song, which Belafonte wrote...

  • Why Little Big Town went 'hillbilly Sade' to follow up 'Girl Crush'

    Why Little Big Town went 'hillbilly Sade' to follow up 'Girl Crush'

    Only three acts performed more than once at this month’s Grammy Awards. One was Adele, who opened the night with “Hello” and then paid tribute to the late George Michael. Another was Bruno Mars, who sang his song “That’s What I Like” as well as Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy.” The third was Little Big...

  • The street cats of Istanbul have a hit with the documentary 'Kedi'

    The street cats of Istanbul have a hit with the documentary 'Kedi'

    Whenever filmmaker Ceyda Torun and her cinematographer Charlie  Wuppermann told people that they were making “Kedi,” a documentary on the legendary street cats of Istanbul and the people who care for them, they always got the same response from non-diehard feline fanatics. “Most people’s eyes would...

  • Why it took two women to write 'Balls,' the opera about Billie Jean King's 'Battle of the Sexes'

    Why it took two women to write 'Balls,' the opera about Billie Jean King's 'Battle of the Sexes'

    Composer Laura Karpman was walking on the beach in front of her house when the idea hit her: She would write an opera about tennis great Billie Jean King, and it had to be called “Balls.” Karpman had been in her early teens when she first watched King dismantle Bobby Riggs’ made-for-TV chauvinism...

  • Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Major Crimes' on TNT

    Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Major Crimes' on TNT

    SERIES Blue Collar Millionaires The unscripted series about working-class entrepreneurs ends another season. 7 p.m. CNBC Arrow China White, Cupid and Liza Warner (guest stars Kelly Hu, Amy Gumenick and Rutina Wesley) conspire to stage a prison break and go to Star City in a new episode of the...

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  • Monday's TV Highlights: 'Bates Motel' on A&E

    Monday's TV Highlights: 'Bates Motel' on A&E

    SERIES American Ninja Warrior The obstacle-course challenges return with another all-stars edition; with hosts Matt Iseman, Akbar Gbajabiamila and Kristine Leahy. 8 p.m. NBC Supergirl Another classic DC Comics character surfaces in this new episode, when Mr. Mxyzptlk (guest star Peter Gadiot)...

  • T Bone Burnett's new project is a wild techno-skeptical concept album

    T Bone Burnett's new project is a wild techno-skeptical concept album

    T Bone Burnett has produced pretty much any artist you’d want to listen to and even had a prolific solo career in his own right. But it’s rare to get original songs from him these days. Which is why his new project is so intriguing. Well, that and the fact that it’s a spoken-word concept album...

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