NEW YORK (AP) — The Queen of Soul will get a royal tribute from Alicia Keys, Patti LaBelle, Kelly Clarkson and more next month.
The Recording Academy and music mogul Clive Davis will put on the special concert — "Aretha! A GRAMMY Celebration For The Queen Of Soul" — on Jan. 13 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The event will broadcast later in 2019 on CBS.
NEW YORK (AP) — One day Alessia Cara got a request from a friend: Write a song about my breakup.
"He was like, 'Listen, I'm not a songwriter, I'm not good at writing. Could you maybe one day ... write a song about somebody falling out of love with you?'"
The concept had been in the back of Cara's mind, and when she was in a studio without a topic to write about it, she took a stab at her friend's wish.
NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B, Shawn Mendes and Calvin Harris are set to perform on the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour this holiday season.
IHeartMedia announced Tuesday the 12-city tour kicks off Nov. 27 in Dallas. The lineup, which varies by city, also includes The Chainsmokers, Meghan Trainor, 5 Seconds of Summer, Bebe Rexha and Camila Cabello.
NEW YORK (AP) — The 61st annual Grammy Awards will return to Los Angeles and air on CBS on Feb. 10, 2019.
The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that the show will take place at the Staples Center.
Nominations for the 84 categories will be announced on Dec. 5. Songs and albums eligible must be released between Oct. 1, 2017 and Sept. 30.
NEW YORK (AP) — Elton John's songs will be reworked by top artists including Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga, Willie Nelson and Chris Stapleton.
John announced on Thursday the April 6 release of two albums. "Revamp" will include covers by pop and rock stars from Mary J. Blige to Miley Cyrus. Miranda Lambert and Dolly Parton will appear on the country album "Restoration."
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Partial list of winners in the top categories at the Grammy Awards, announced Sunday by The Recording Academy.
— Album of the year: "24K Magic," Bruno Mars.
— Record of the year: "24K Magic," Bruno Mars.
— Song of the year (songwriter's award): "That's What I Like."
— Best new artist: Alessia Cara.
— Best pop solo performance: "Shape of You," Ed Sheeran.
— Best pop duo/group performance: "Feel It Still," Portugal. The Man.
NEW YORK (AP) — U2 and Elton John are headed to the Grammys to help the organization celebrate its 60th awards show.
The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that U2 and John, who will sing one of his classics with Miley Cyrus, will perform at the Jan. 28 show at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars and Cardi B, who recently collaborated on the upbeat song "Finesse," will perform together at the Grammy Awards.
The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that "Despacito" hit makers Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, SZA and Kesha will also take the stage at the Jan. 28 show at New York's Madison Square Garden.
Reactions to the Grammy Awards nominations, announced Tuesday by The Recording Academy. The 60th annual Grammys will air live from New York on CBS on Jan. 28, 2018.
— "really honoured to be given this kind of acknowledgment. I'm not sure what to say or feel at the moment, but for now, thank u to everyone in my corner for all ur love."— New artist nominee Alessia Cara on Twitter
A list of nominees in the top categories at the 60th annual Grammy Awards, announced Tuesday by The Recording Academy.
— Album of the year: "Awaken, My Love!," Childish Gambino; "4:44," Jay-Z; "DAMN.," Kendrick Lamar; "Melodrama," Lorde; "24K Magic," Bruno Mars.
— Record of the year: "Redbone," Childish Gambino; "Despacito," Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber; "The Story of O.J.," Jay-Z; "HUMBLE.," Kendrick Lamar; "24K Magic," Bruno Mars.
iTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending October 5, 2017:
1. Thunder, Imagine Dragons
2. Mi Gente (feat. Beyoncé), J Balvin & Willy William
3. Look What You Made Me Do, Taylor Swift
4. rockstar (feat. 21 Savage), Post Malone
5. Bodak Yellow, Cardi B
6. Feel It Still, Portugal. The Man
7. Sorry Not Sorry, Demi Lovato
8. Perfect, Ed Sheeran
9. What Lovers Do (feat. SZA), Maroon 5
10. 1-800-273-8255 (feat. Alessia Cara & Khalid, Logic
NEW YORK (AP) — Hugh Jackman, Lupita Nyong'o, Aaron Paul and Demi Lovato will co-host this year's Global Citizen Festival, an annual free event held in New York's Central Park.
Performers at the Sept. 23 event include Stevie Wonder, Green Day, The Killers, The Lumineers, The Chainsmokers, Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, Andra Day and Alessia Cara.
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the MTV Video Music Awards, presented Sunday at the Forum in Inglewood, California.
Video of the year: "HUMBLE." Kendrick Lamar
Artist of the year: Ed Sheeran
Collaboration: "I Don't Wanna Live Forever," Zayn & Taylor Swift
NEW YORK (AP) — Top nominee Kendrick Lamar is set to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards this month.
MTV said Thursday that Lamar will take the stage at the Aug. 27 event at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Lamar is nominated for eight awards.
Previously announced performers include host Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Miley Cyrus, the Weeknd, Lorde, Shawn Mendes, Fifth Harmony and Thirty Seconds to Mars.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ed Sheeran, Miley Cyrus, the Weeknd and host Katy Perry will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards later this month.
MTV announced Monday that Lorde, Shawn Mendes, Fifth Harmony and Thirty Seconds to Mars will also hit the stage Aug. 27 at the Forum in Inglewood, California.
NUEVA YORK (AP) — Stevie Wonder, Green Day, The Killers, The Lumineers y The Chainsmokers actuarán en el Festival Global Citizen, un evento anual gratuito en el Central Park de Nueva York.
Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, Andra Day y Alessia Cara participarán como invitados especiales en los conciertos del 23 de septiembre. MSNBC y Comcast NBCUniversal transmitirán toda la jornada en vivo de manera simultánea por MSNBC y MSNBC.com.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stevie Wonder, Green Day, The Killers, The Lumineers and The Chainsmokers will perform at this year's Global Citizen Festival, an annual free event held in New York's Central Park.
Special guests Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, Andra Day and Alessia Cara will also perform at the Sept. 23 event. MSNBC and Comcast NBCUniversal will air a live simulcast of the full concert on MSNBC and MSNBC.com.
NEW YORK (AP) — Get ready to roar with Katy Perry at the MTV Video Music Awards: The pop star is hosting the show next month.
MTV announced Thursday that Perry will host the Aug. 27 event at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Perry is nominated for five Moonmen, including best pop video for "Chained to the Rhythm."
Perry, whose hits include "Teenage Dream" and "Roar," won video of the year in 2011 for "Firework."
NEW YORK (AP) — Kendrick Lamar's "Humble" is giving the rapper reason to brag: He is the leader of the MTV Video Music Awards with eight nominations.
Lamar and his No.1 hit song are nominated for video of the year, artist of the year, best hip-hop video and other prizes. Katy Perry and The Weeknd are behind Lamar with five nominations, while Bruno Mars is up for four Moonmen.
The 2017 VMAs will air live Aug. 27 from the Forum in Inglewood, California.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending June 1, 2017:
. Despacito (feat. Justin Bieber), Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee
2. I'm the One (feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne), DJ Khaled
3. Believer, Imagine Dragons
4. Stay, Zedd & Alessia Cara
5. Body Like a Back Road, Sam Hunt
6. Issues, Julia Michaels
7. HUMBLE., Kendrick Lamar
8. That's What I Like, Bruno Mars
9. Something Just Like This, The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending May 26, 2017:
1. Despacito (feat. Justin Bieber), Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee
CHICAGO (AP) — Singer-songwriter Alessia Cara (ah-LES-ee-a CAHR-a) will perform at this year's Taste of Chicago as part of a line-up that also includes a variety of rock, Latin, country and R&B acts.
The city of Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events announced the full schedule on Tuesday for the annual event, which runs July 5-9 in Grant Park.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 27, 2017:
1. Despacito (feat. Justin Bieber), Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 20, 2017:
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 13, 2017:
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NEW YORK (AP) — Katy Perry, Maroon 5 and One Direction's Niall Horan are set to perform at the annual Wango Tango concert near Los Angeles in May.
Ryan Seacrest and iHeartMedia's KIIS FM announced Friday that rapper Machine Gun Kelly, former Fifth Harmony singer Camilla Cabello and Academy Award nominee and singer Hailee Steinfeld will also hit the stage at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, on May 13.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending March 3, 2017:
NEW YORK (AP) — At the dawn of the Donald Trump administration, "Saturday Night Live's" own Trump — Alec Baldwin — will be back as the show's guest host for the 17th time.
The NBC show said Monday that Baldwin will host the Feb. 11 show. Baldwin, who has been portraying Trump on a semi-regular basis this season, has hosted the venerable comedy show more times than any other person.
SNL said that actress Kristen Stewart will debut as a host on the Feb. 4 show.
NEW YORK (AP) — Drake earned a record-breaking 13 American Music Awards nominations on Monday thanks to his latest album, "Views," shattering Michael's Jackson's mark of 11 nominations in a single year from 1984 when the King of Pop had "Thriller."
Rihanna got seven nominations and Adele and Justin Bieber tied with five each. Beyonce and The Chainsmokers each received four nominations. Bryson Tiller, Twenty One Pilots, Carrie Underwood, Fetty Wap and The Weeknd earned three nominations each.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nominees for the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards , to air live on MTV from Madison Square Garden in New York on Aug. 28, were announced Tuesday. The nominees are:
— Video of the year: Adele, "Hello"; Beyonce, "Formation"; Drake, "Hotline Bling"; Justin Bieber, "Sorry"; Kanye West, "Famous."
— Best female video: Adele, "Hello"; Beyoncé, "Hold Up"; Sia, "Cheap Thrills"; Ariana Grande, "Into You"; Rihanna featuring...
NEW YORK (AP) — U2, Drake, Britney Spears and Sting will perform at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival in September.
Sia, Billy Idol, Ariana Grande, Usher, Sam Hunt and Florida Georgia Line will also perform during the two-day event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sept. 23-24, iHeartMedia announced Monday.
Tickets go on sale Saturday. Pitbull, Zedd, twenty one pilots, OneRepublic, Cage the Elephant and Tears for Fears will also perform on the main...