| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:49 PM
When news broke in August that Eminem had completed a new album, it arrived in a fashion nearly identical to the way Jay Z had announced his own record just two months earlier: in a tech-related TV commercial (Samsung for Jay Z, Beats headphones for...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Detroit rapper Eminem released the first glimpse of his forthcoming, as-yet-untitled new album via a “Call of Duty: Ghost” trailer on Wednesday, and it shows a man focused on a return to greatness as voluminous, venom-filled and explosive as...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Outperforming the initial predictions of industry observers, Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" has roared onto the U.S. album chart at No. 1.
In its first week of physical release, the rap pasha's new set shifted 528,000 units, according to Nielsen...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 11:20 AM
The Producers and Engineers wing of the Grammy Awards presented Jimmy Iovine with the 2012 Recording Academy Presidents Merit Award....
| Feb 12, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Adele swept the 2012 Grammy Awards, taking home all six prizes her album 21 was nominated for: Pop Solo Performance, Song of the Year, Best Music Video Short Form, Pop Album of the Year, Record of the Year and Album of the Year. In a ceremony largely...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:36 AM
A recap of 'American Idol" in which the top 7 perform songs from 2010, 2011 and 2012....
| Aug 5, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Before Zach Gilford and his fiancee Kiele Sanchez checked out the gift suites in the Hard Rock Hotel Saturday, the self deprecating “Friday Night Lights” star and Evanston native politely excused himself from our conversation in the hotel&...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 1:31 PM
“Dhoom 3: Back in Action” -- the latest sequel in the popular Bollywood buddy cop series -- will shoot on and around lower Michigan Avenue Thursday and Friday.
There will be street closures from 9:30 am to 4 pm both days on lower Michigan...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Think of Skylar Grey’s performance Saturday in Paris Club’s upstairs lounge, Studio Paris, as a sign of things to come this summer.
Studio Paris — which features a retractable roof and has hosted performances by Jennifer Hudson, Cee...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Skylar Grey steps into spotlight at a Roxy debut showcase....
| Jul 13, 2011
| 12:35 PM
You’ve probably heard about the Lollapalooza 2011 aftershows that were announced last month. Now here’s a look at the afterparties and appearances that have yet to be announced or may not be on your radar:
The Alchemist, Eminem’s DJ,...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 11:54 PM
Tonight, we watched a recovering addict stand in front of 50,000 people and tempt himself to take a drink. He even asked the crowd if he should, and they responded with an affirmative cheer. I’m no substance abuse expert, but I think it’s safe...