NEW YORK (AP) — Noted jazz drummer Lawrence Leathers has been found dead outside a Bronx apartment.
Police say the 37-year-old Leathers was found Sunday in a stairwell outside the apartment...
CHICAGO (AP) — Nat King Cole's brother will be part of a tribute to the late singer at this year's Chicago Jazz Festival.
The free festival is planned for Aug. 23 to Sept. 1 at Chicago's...
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Herbie Hancock, Corinne Bailey Rae, The Bad Plus and Buika are among the first wave of artists announced for this year's Newport Jazz Festival .
The three-day festival in Rhode Island is scheduled for August 2, 3 and 4 at Fort Adams State Park and the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
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) — At an all-star tribute to poetry on Wednesday, Meryl Streep was thinking about her family.
The Oscar-winning actress sang a lullaby she learned from her mother; read a Gary Snyder poem she had heard about from her sister-in-law, actress Maeve Kinkead; and recited a poem by Maggie Smith (the writer, not the actress, Streep reminded the audience) about a parent protecting her kids from the sorrows of the world:
Life is short, though I keep this from my children.