| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Chadwick Boseman, who played Jackie Robinson in "42," will portray James Brown in an untitled biopic of the soul singer.
"The Help" director Tate Taylor will helm the Universal Pictures movie from a script by "Fair Game" writers Jez and John-Henry...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Taylor Swift welcomed guest Carly Simon on stage to sing the latter's 1973 hit "You're So Vain" to a stadium of concertgoers in Massachusetts.
So does this count as her giving Generation Y a healthy dose of the 1970s and the original breakup anthem?...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:46 AM
It may be only rock 'n' roll to the Rolling Stones, but the group’s clout in that world is sufficient that the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland is renaming its American Music Masters series so that the British group can be the 2013...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:44 AM
The Rolling Stones' Tour of the Americas '75 stopped at The Forum in Inglewood for five days, July 9-13th....
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:38 PM
The spotlight is shining on the backup singers.
Morgan Neville's documentary on the best backup talent in the business — including Darlene Love, Merry Clayton and Lisa Fischer — has connected with audiences in its limited release. ...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Berlin music publisher BMG says it has made a publishing and services agreement with the Rolling Stones, marking the first time in 40 years the rock band has appointed an outside music publisher.
This agreement comes as the Stones are celebrating the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:11 PM
The Rolling Stones wrapped the U.S. leg of its 50 and Counting tour Monday in Washington D.C., concluding without any special guests this time, although Lenny Kravitz was in the house and went backstage for a visit with guitarist Ron Wood.
It was a very...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Sometimes it pays to have your own talk show. Case in point: On Wednesday, Paul McCartney paid a visit to “The Colbert Report,” sitting for a lengthy interview and playing six – count 'em, six – songs in a special hour-long...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Their voices are powerful enough to tear you apart and put you back together again, and their stories will do the same. But when you call them backup singers, you better smile.
That's because the performers in the infectious and irresistible "Twenty...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Does anyone say no to the Rolling Stones?
On Sunday night in Montreal, the veteran rockers welcomed Win Butler to the stage of the Bell Centre, where the Arcade Fire frontman (and transplanted Canadian) helped Mick Jagger sing the early Stones tune "The...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:12 PM
"As Tears Go By" was one of the first songs that Mick Jagger and Keith Richards ever wrote together. Marianne Faithfull made it a hit in 1964. But a different blond ingenue performed it with the Stones in Chicago on Monday night -- Taylor Swift.