| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Pharrell Williams has a knack for turning "not much" into a little slice of dance-floor joy. "Happy," the first single from his new album, "G I R L" (Columbia), came out in connection with an animated movie, "Despicable Me 2," and it doesn't pretend to be...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Last summer Timbaland revealed he had been tapped to produce a new posthumous Michael Jackson album.
The Grammy award-winning producer and rapper didn’t offer many details, except the project was being helmed by Epic Records head L.A. Reid and...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Lucian Grainge has a vision for the future of the music business that bears scant resemblance to the traditional record company playbook.
He is putting songs on smartphones in Africa, reviving moribund American record labels and making Lorde into a...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Filmmaking siblings Joel and Ethan Coen ("Fargo," "No Country for Old Men") again earned wide acclaim for their portrait of a fictional early-1960s folk singer, superbly played by Oscar Isaac.
While he may lack social graces, Llewyn Davis has undeniable...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Nickelodeon launched a free multimedia book for its upcoming Kids' Choice Awards on Apple's iBooks reader, aimed a driving viewers to tune into the live awards broadcast later this month.
The Viacom-owned cabler touted it as the first dedicated digital...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Will he or won't he be slimed?
That was the question on everyone's minds Saturday night at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards at USC's Galen Center. Host Mark Wahlberg claimed he was "unslimeable" throughout the evening, but eventually, it was his own...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Taylor Swift is back on top of Billboard's annual Money Makers rich list. The pop sensation-country crooner beat out Beyonce, Justin Timberlake and the Rolling Stones for the coveted No. 1 spot.
Thanks to her RED tour and "Red" album sales, Swift...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Toni Braxton will star as singer Darlene Love in OWN's biopic of the famed pop vocalist.
In a series of announcements set for the cabler's upfront presentation Thursday, OWN has also set Octavia Spencer to topline a miniseries revolving around a...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Covered in tattoos and gold jewelry, MC Guime took the stage at a Sao Paulo club where patrons pay up to $4,500 for the VIP area, his lyrics fitting right in with the ostentatious surroundings.
"Top of the line! Nike Shox sneakers, Oakley shorts, Oakley...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Taylor Swift has added another award to her pile, one that doesn’t come with a statuette, but signifies her broad appeal to music fans. She was announced as the winner of Billboard magazine’s annual Money Makers ranking of musicians who reaped...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:00 AM
NEW YORK — Outside Studio 6B at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, the once and future home of "The Tonight Show," the smell of fresh paint and sawdust fills the air. Visitors to one of the last tapings of "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" are led up a back...
| Mar 9, 2014
Inside Llewyn Davis
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Joel and Ethan Coen use the pre-Bob Dylan Greenwich Village folk scene as a jumping-off point for a black comedy about obsolescence, but unlike earlier, similar...