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  • Former teen idol Fabian defends Justin Bieber, but says he doesn't get Miley Cyrus

     
    Fabian Forte, who in the late 1950s and early ‘60s was a teen idol who had a half-dozen chart hits in a year, says teen idols haven’t changed much. He says current idol Justin Bieber, who is besieged of late......
  • THEATER

    THEATER
    "Coward on Television Luncheon": The Noel Coward Festival Palm Beach will open with a luncheon featuring video clips of the playwright, actor, composer and showman on TV shows such as “The Ed Sullivan Show,” “What’s My Line?”...
  • David Letterman to Retire From CBS in 2015

    In a move that will complete the generational transition in latenight, David Letterman is preparing to retire from CBS next year. Letterman disclosed his plan during Thursday afternoon's taping of "The Late Show." "The man who owns this network,...
  • Beatles Boom on SoundScan Chart After 50th Anniversary Special

    The rebirth of Beatlemania and the fourth studio album from country singer Eric Church supplied some much-needed lift to the U.S. album chart last week. The Beatles' catalog received an enormous lift in the week following the Feb. 9 CBS special...
  • Electronic Dance Music Makes Big Splash at Grammy Awards

    Electronic dance music made a major incursion into the musical mainstream at the 2014 Grammys, as the cryptic, helmeted French duo Daft Punk reaped two of the night's biggest honors and rang up four trophies. Grammy wealth also was showered on two...
  • Peter Asher: Eyewitness to the Birth of Beatlemania

    Before he embarked on a long career as a top-flight record exec, manager and producer, Peter Asher was in the vanguard of the British Invasion as a member of the vocal duo Peter & Gordon. Paul McCartney wrote four hits for Peter & Gordon, and he also...
  • Gary Stein: He loves them, yeah, yeah, yeah

    I really owe The Beatles a debt of gratitude. And not just for their timeless music, being celebrated this weekend — and tonight (CBS, 8 p.m.) in particular — on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of their appearance on The Ed Sullivan...
  • David Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015

    David Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015
    Get ready for another late-night shake-up. David Letterman is preparing to retire from "The Late Show" in 2015, the comedian announced Thursday.  The host, who turns 67 this month, plans to say goodnight to his hosting duties once his current contract...
  • Apple streaming the Beatles' historic 'Ed Sullivan' performance

    Apple is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' U.S. debut by streaming the band's historic performance on "The Ed Sullivan Show." The Cupertino, Calif., tech company launched a channel for Apple TV called "The Beatles" where users can go to...
  • TV ratings: Beatles special impresses as Olympics rule

    TV ratings: Beatles special impresses as Olympics rule
    CBS aired a strong Fab Four 50th anniversary special as the Sochi Winter Olympics on NBC iced the broadcast competition Sunday night, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen.  CBS' "The Beatles: The Night That Changed America" drew nearly 14...
  • What you didn't see in CBS' Beatles salute

    Viewers who tuned in Sunday night to “The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles” on the 50th anniversary of the band's debut appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show" got to see most of what transpired two weeks earlier when...
  • Reporter's Notebook: 'Yes' to Katy Perry's 'Yesterday' in Beatles salute

    Reporter's Notebook: 'Yes' to Katy Perry's 'Yesterday' in Beatles salute
    Nearly 14 million viewers tuned into Sunday’s CBS tribute special “The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles,” which fell far far short of the audience of 73 million that watched the Beatles' first appearance on...