| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:25 PM
As country music moves so far into rock and pop that it no longer resembles country , pop music is increasingly assuming the roots-folk that used to be the staple of country – or at least folk. And it’s winning......
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Having already dominated the Grammy Awards, late-night television and the Billboard 200, Justin Timberlake rode his rolling promotional juggernaut to the White House on Tuesday night, taking part in an all-star tribute to Memphis soul along with Mavis...
| Apr 27, 2013
Three decades ago, an east Texas singer named George Jones took on an impossibly melodramatic, shamelessly sentimental song about a man who desperately clutched at lost love until his dying breath.
His 1980 recording of "He Stopped Loving Her Today"...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:11 AM
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:25 AM
Nobody has ever had Scott Smith shout “SHOW ME THE MONEY!” into a telephone — yet.
But the 1989 Riley High School grad’s career path doesn’t differ greatly from the portrayal by actor Tom Cruise in the movie “Jerry...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:15 AM
After their performance together at the Grammy Awards this month it appeared inevitable, and so it is: Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z will pair for a 12-date stadium tour this summer, including July 22 at Soldier Field. The two artists have won a combined 23...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Miguel appears to be taking advantage of his new renown.
Hot on the heels of his head-turning performance last week at the Grammy Awards (where his "Adorn" won an R&B song prize), the L.A.-based soul singer released a politically charged music video...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:28 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rapper Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake are teaming up for a 12-city summer stadium tour that will include concerts in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago, music promoter Live Nation said on Friday.
The "Legends of the...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Fun., the quirky New York City band with a hip-hop-inspired approach to classic pop songwriting, was named best new artist at the 55th Grammy Awards Sunday, capping a whirlwind year in which its song "We Are Young" became an inescapable No. 1 smash.
| Feb 10, 2013
New York City group Fun. has won the song of the year trophy for “We Are Young,” its ubiquitous celebration of youth and desire at the 55th Grammy Awards in downtown Los Angeles. The ditty, which became a singalong anthem after it was released...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Lakers forward Pau Gasol will be sidelined for an indefinite period after sustaining a tear of the plantar fascia in his right foot.
Gasol suffered the injury in Tuesday's game against Brooklyn.
Gasol had an MRI in Boston Wednesday on his right...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:58 AM
Zac Brown will join Elton John, and Mumford & Sons, Mavis Staples and Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard for a tribute to the late Levon Helm on the Grammy Awards. The artists will perform during the show’s annual “In Memoriam”...