| Feb 13, 2012
Here's my take on the performers and songs to be featured at NBA All-Star Weekend:
"The Hardest Ever" -- With help from Mick Jagger and Jennifer Lopez, will.i.am raps above the spare, somewhat robotic backing track about the virtues of...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Family, friends and fellow stars remembered Whitney Houston's voice, love and -- most of all -- faith at her homegoing service Saturday at the New Jersey church in which she grew up.
A "who's who" of musical performers adapted lyrics in tribute to...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Whitney Houston's journey "home" ends with a private burial in New Jersey on Sunday as questions persist about what caused the superstar's death.
A crowd gathered at the entrance to Fairview Cemetery in Westfield, south of Newark, where Houston's body...
| Jun 14, 2012
Zero stars (out of four)
Some things that might be worth noting when making a musical inspired by the attitude and sleaze of 1987 L.A. hair metal:
>> Just because someone loves rock ‘n’ roll doesn’t mean they include the phrase “...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:45 PM
New Orleans was part of a four-city nationwide concert tour last week. Mary J. Blige came to the Crescent City and rocked the Woldenberg Park crowd. And of course, our Mike Theis got the Best Seat in the House.
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:28 AM
Tom Cruise went from jumping on Oprah’s couch, to jumping on Alec Baldwin’s stage at the Bourbon Room (the old Whiskey A-Go-Go) on the Sunset Strip.
Walking into the screening, I heard one critic say “Why would Tom Cruise want to do...
| Mar 16, 2012
She's a wife, a mom and former investment banker, who left that career for her passion: Fashion. Now the go-to celebrity fashion stylist, June Ambrose stops by to share some Spring fashion do's and don'ts. She's also bringing high-end fashion to VH1...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Band name: BJ the Chicago Kid
Sound: BJ, born Bryan Sledge, does Chicago's rich soul tradition proud on his latest album, "Pineapple Now-Laters," veering between socially conscious head-nodders (a cover of War's 1972 anthem "The World Is a Ghetto") and...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Whitney Houston era una consumidora crónica de cocaína y tenía la droga en su organismo cuando se ahogó en una tina de baño, dijeron el jueves autoridades forenses tras divulgar los resultados de la autopsia en los que también señalaron que una enfermedad...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:14 PM
“Rock of Ages” is adapted from a stage musical that — in the manner of “Mamma Mia” and “Jersey Boys” — uses a story as an excuse to resurrect bygone hits with emotional resonance for an aging demographic....
| Aug 16, 2011
Wynter Gordon started as a songwriter for stars such as JLo and Mary J Blige, now this girl from South Jamaica, Queens is making a name for herself on the dance music artist.
For more information, visit www.wyntergordon.com.
| Jun 16, 2012
| 8:44 PM
Patrons waiting to get into trendy SoHo hotspots, W.i.P. and Greenhouse Saturday night, got a rude awakening, when the NYPD showed up and shut them down for code violations. They can thank the Drake/Chris Brown melee of last Thursday for putting the...