| Aug 17, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Her name is Janelle Monae and she graducated from Schlagle High School in Kansas City, Kan.
Wednesday night at the Sprint Center thousands of people heard her sing when she opened for Katy Perry.
"I'm doing everything I can to make my city proud," she...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 9:54 AM
This weekend in San Diego is all about getting outside and embracing the fresh summer season. Brand new to the entertainment scene, the San Diego County Fair and San Diego Polo Club both celebrate grand openings this weekend, and that means non-stop...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:54 PM
***1/2 (out of 4)Having limited exposure to previous work from Fun (an indie super-group comprising members of the Format, Anathallo and Steel Train), I showed up to the New York outfit’s sophomore full-length merely expecting some fun indie pop....
| Apr 9, 2012
When Nate Ruess calls from Houston, the singer of pop-rock trio Fun sounds a little overwhelmed as he tries to sneak away for a quick cigarette break. After all, he’s had quite the year—when the group’s smash single “We Are Young&...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 11:32 PM
Monday's White House Easter Egg Roll will include several 'tween' stars.
Actress and singer Rachel Crow is scheduled to sing the national anthem to kick the festivities off. And teen stars Janelle Monae, Cody Simpson, Rachel Crow, Zendaya, China Ann...
| May 21, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Smart woman, that Kimbra. She's got a ready-made fan base built in after her turn on Gotye's winter hit, "Somebody That I Used To Know." Of course, she couldn't have know at the time that the tune would make it big--she just knows how to place her bets....
| May 22, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Jay-Z has decided to go vintage for his upcoming Made In America music festival.
The hip-hop mogul revealed Tuesday that he's tapped Pearl Jam to headline the upcoming Philadelphia fest along with him.
The Seattle rockers will play for one night only...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 11:18 AM
The Grammys cast aside their celebratory vibe Sunday to pay tribute to singer Whitney Houston, whose death over the weekend hung heavy over the 54th annual awards show.
Until Saturday, the pre-show drama had focused on Adele and how the six-time-...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 8:35 PM
President Barack Obama returned to the comfort of a supportive hometown Wednesday to raise campaign cash but also faced up to the discomfort of trying to re-energize a political base once built upon hope and change.
Speaking at the first of three...