| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Lady Gaga is roaring back.
Mere days after Katy Perry unleashed "Roar" -- the lead single from her upcoming "Prism" album -- the eccentric pop superstar rush-released her own single Monday to YouTube and iTunes, a week earlier than she'd originally...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Jon Brookes, drummer with the British band the Charlatans, died Tuesday morning, according to a statement on the group's website, which said Brookes had been receiving treatment for a brain tumor since 2010. He was 44.
"Jon was a brilliant drummer, an...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Whitney Houston, the superstar vocalist whose hit tunes helped bridge the gap between pop and soul music, was born 50 years ago Friday, on Aug. 9, 1963, in Newark, N.J.
The birthday, of course, is one she didn't live to see: Houston died last year in...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:49 AM
"The Voice" will send two of its top five singers home on Tuesday night, eliminating them ahead of next week's season finale. But on Monday's semifinal performance show, which Usher kicked off by taking the stage with his new song "Twisted," it actually...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Whitney Houston, is really engaged to Nick Gordon now — and she'd like you to stop saying "eww" about that, because it's not as if they're brother and sister or anything.
Not exactly a traditional way to announce...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Singer Bobby Brown is now wearing an electronic ankle bracelet and is out of jail after serving eight hours behind bars in connection with a DUI conviction, sheriff's officials said Thursday. Brown, who was part of the group New Edition......
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Bobby Brown reported to court Wednesday to begin serving his sentence of 55 days in jail and four years' informal probation after pleading no contest in February to a DUI charge....
| May 7, 2013
| 9:38 AM
"The Voice" stepped out for its first live show of the season on Monday night, when the members of Teams Adam and Usher took the stage to compete for next week's top 12. Viewers will vote to put through two singers from each team of four, then each...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Deanne Barkley, who broke through the glass ceiling in network television to become an influential executive in the early 1970s, when few women had the power to develop prime-time programs, died April 2 in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. She was 82.
| May 31, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi, have bought a 13-acre estate in Montecito that had been listed at $26.5 million. The purchase price has not yet appeared in the public record.
The restored Tuscan-style villa and...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Carole King has amassed some impressive accolades in her storied five-decade career. Now she can add the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song to her mantle.
The prolific singer-songwriter was feted with the songwriting award — named...