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  • How the other half lives: A peek inside a Beverly Hills villa

     
    One kitchen island is a luxury. But two? It's a foodiot's dream. These are just two of the highlights in this Beverly Hills mansion that was first built for gossip columnist Rona Barrett and later owned by singer Luther Vandross.......
  • Michael Lynche looks back on his time in 'La-La Land'

     
    He stood out from the get-go, what with those ginormous guns, the tear-jerking delivery room back story and, oh yeah, that sultry, smooth voice, which Ellen DeGeneres compared to Luther Vandross no more than two weeks ago! But alas, it's down to the...
  • Ann Powers: Man, 'Idol' (sort of) felt like Shania

     
    Shania Twain loves exclamation points! The woman who helped reinvent country music for the age of exurban sprawl and two-income, "The Blind Side"-style families has found success with many songs featuring that peppy punctuation -- including her...
  • Contemporary Beverly Hills house has Old-World flair

    Contemporary Beverly Hills house has Old-World flair
    A verdant acre in the residential heart of Beverly Hills is the setting for a contemporary home with Old World flair designed by architect-to-the stars Harold "Hal" Levitt. Levitt's design combines modern elements such as geometric skylights, generous...
  • Ne-Yo, a gentleman inside and out

    Ne-Yo, a gentleman inside and out
    GLIDING across the stage, crooning "come closer" over a driving beat, he manhandles the microphone stand like a modern-day James Brown. Only without the polyester jumpsuit. Ne-Yo, the R&B triple-threat singer, performer and songwriter, is rocking a steel...
  • Teddy Pendergrass dies at 59; quintessential R&B boudoir crooner

    Teddy Pendergrass dies at 59; quintessential R&B boudoir crooner
    Teddy Pendergrass, the soul singer who combined hyper-romantic love songs with a virile, sexy stage presence to become the quintessential R&B boudoir crooner before a 1982 car accident left him paralyzed, died Wednesday in his native Philadelphia. He...
  • 'Idol' judges get hammered on 'The View'

     
    No matter how the rest of the world responded to Kara DioGuardi's post-Big Mike breakdown last night, you'd think she would have gotten a sympathetic reception from the women on "The View." No such luck. "They were so wacky last night," Joy Behar said...
  • Ann Powers: Really, America?

     
    I'm not going to bore you with a long-winded post about what it means that Michael Lynche, one of the two best pure singers of this "American Idol" season, got voted off this week. I rejoice that the judges decided to save him. You, readers, already...
  • Grammy battle over best song: Taylor Swift, Beyonce or Kings of Leon?

     
    The Grammy categories for best record and song of the year sound similar, but they're not. Best record goes to the recording artist; best song to the tune's songwriter. As our dueling Grammy pundits David "Guru" Schnelwar and Darrin "DoubleD" Dortch point...
  • Live review: Andrew W.K. lets absurdism flow at Largo

     
    The musician lets his avant-garde tendencies soar with the Calder Quartet. Andrew W.K. had just finished a piano-and-string-quartet version of his pop-metal hit "Party Hard" on Thursday night when a young man from the audience bum-rushed the stage at...
  • Alaina Reed Hall dies at 63; actress was Olivia Robinson on 'Sesame Street'

    Alaina Reed Hall dies at 63; actress was Olivia Robinson on 'Sesame Street'
    Alaina Reed Hall, a singer and actress who played Olivia Robinson on "Sesame Street" for a dozen years beginning in the mid-1970s and later played Rose Holloway on the situation comedy "227," has died. She was 63. Reed Hall, who was diagnosed with breast...