| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:11 AM
It was the first day of Cher Lloyd's "I Wish" tour and the 20-year-old British pop star had been up all morning trying to remember the lyrics to the five new songs she added to her set list. Lloyd — who said the first tour date is always nerve-...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Does Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" sound too much like one of its disco-funk ancestors?
No way, says Pharrell Williams, who co-wrote and produced the Thicke hit.
Though it recently finished a 12-week run atop Billboard's Hot 100, "Blurred Lines"...
| Sep 6, 2013
It would be easy to dismiss most singers who get their big break on reality TV and young pop stars whose appearances inevitably include throngs of shrieking teenagers.
Still, you have to admit that many of the earworms released by English singer Cher...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. FALL OUT BOY When Fall Out Boy played Philadelphia’s Electric Factory in May, the sold-out crowd reacted insanely. Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz The response was clearly for the......
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have made no secret of the fact that their massive summer hit “Blurred Lines” is influenced by the classic Marvin Gaye song “Got to Give it Up.”
Now they are suing to protect themselves from...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
MTV VMA 2013 preview: The MTV Video Music Awards celebrates its 30th anniversary with a move to Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., and a redesigned Moonman award statuette. The MTV Video Music Awards celebrates its 30th anniversary with a move to Barclays...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:08 AM
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In 2007, Robin Thicke went from promising singer-songwriter to a performer on the cusp of stardom with a million-selling album, “The Evolution of Robin Thicke,” and the hit single “Lost Without You.” But...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The weekend's highlights include "Breaking Bad," the MTV Video Music Awards and the next twist on "Big Brother."
The third of the final eight "Breaking Bad" episodes airs at 9 p.m. Sunday on AMC. This installment is called "Confessions," and AMC says...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Though TV series, like their film counterparts, typically live and die by how they fare on opening night, more and more shows -- especially on cable -- are premiering with modest numbers but then accruing a sizable audience over time.
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:26 AM
You can go gaga over Gaga early.
Lady Gaga will open the MTV Video Music Awards by performing "Applause," the first single from her upcoming album "Artpop."
The show starts at 9 p.m. Sunday on MTV, of course, from Brooklyn's Barclays Center....
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Clutching a gold microphone as shiny as his gold watch, Robin Thicke sauntered into a recording studio in Playa Vista on a recent afternoon like he owned the place.
The R&B singer known for his romantic ballads was taping a brief live performance for...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Is it because she came of age as Disney’s Hannah Montana, the country girl with the secret career as a pop star, and we just can’t stand it when child stars grow up?
Is it because she is a young white woman who appropriated a piece of...