More than a name: Indians’ Bieber a rising pitching star
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Shane Bieber's last name draws an immediate connection to a more famous global pop superstar, and playful teasing from his teammates.
NYFW: Hailey Bieber sits front row
Grammys launch initiative aiding women producers, engineers
NEW YORK (AP) — The Recording Academy's Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion is launching a new initiative to create and expand more opportunities to female music producers and engineers.
The academy on Friday announced the Producer & Engineer Inclusion Initiative, which asks that musicians, record labels and others consider at least two female producers or engineers when working on a project, whether it's a song or an album.
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Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin confirm marriage on Instagram
NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are confirming their long rumored marriage. On Instagram, at least.
The 24-year-old Canadian singer posted a picture on Instagram earlier this week of him holding hands with the 21-year-old model with the caption: "My wife is awesome."
Baldwin followed up by changing her Instagram username to "Hailey Bieber."
Justin Bieber, ex-neighbor settle long-running egging suit
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Bieber has agreed to settle a long-running lawsuit filed by a former neighbor whose house the pop singer egged.
A document filed Friday shows the case has been resolved in its entirety. No details were given about the terms.
Jeffrey and Suzanne Schwartz filed a lawsuit in early 2015 that alleged they suffered emotional harm because of the egging and other actions by Bieber when he lived next door.
Christian TV network enters world of 24-hour news
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A Christian TV network is entering the crowded world of 24-hour news broadcasting at a time when the mainstream news media is under increasing attack by President Donald Trump and some of his supporters, many of them evangelicals.
The Christian Broadcasting Network's news channel will provide a religious perspective that other channels lack, CEO Gordon Robertson told The Associated Press in an interview in advance of the network's formal launch Monday.
Drake visits patient, 11, who invited him to her birthday
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago girl awaiting a heart transplant has danced her way into a meeting with Drake.
The Canadian rapper visited 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez on Monday at the Lurie Children's Hospital during his tour's stop in Chicago. He shared photos on Instagram, saying they had talked about Justin Bieber and basketball.
Drake visited Sanchez after seeing the Downers Grove girl's video version of his song, "In My Feelings," which inspired a viral dance craze.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas woman faces years of prison time after being sentenced for embezzling over $230,000 from people by posing as a talent booking representative.
A District Court judge Wednesday sentenced 44-year-old Marlene Fitzgerald to up to eight years in prison after previously pleading guilty to theft. She also was ordered to pay restitution.
NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — Newly engaged singer Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin have paid a visit to a grocery store in upstate New York, where they posed for photos with employees and customers.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber and 21-year-old model Hailey Baldwin are engaged after a month of dating.
The 24-year-old singer confirmed the engagement in an Instagram post Monday that included a photo of Baldwin kissing him. Bieber promises in the post to put Baldwin first and calls her the love of his life.
Rookie Bieber tames Tigers in 10-0 win by Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) — Shane Bieber has made believers out of the Cleveland Indians. In return, they plan on making him a fan of the Grammy-winning singer with his surname.
The rookie right-hander walked onto the field with "Baby" by Justin Bieber blaring on the sound system, and then struck out nine in a career-high seven innings as Cleveland rolled to a 10-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A list of winners in the top categories at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, held Sunday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
— Top Hot 100 song: "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber
— Top Billboard 200 album: "DAMN." by Kendrick Lamar
Niall Horan is set to write songs with Julia Michaels.
The Irish heartthrob is on the road with the songwriter behind Justin Bieber's hit song 'Sorry' on his 'Flicker Tour' , and now they are planning to head into the studio together after forming a "brother-sister" like relationship.
Justin Bieber allegedly punched a man and threw him against a wall after the guy grabbed a woman by the throat.
'Sorry' hitmaker Justin Bieber has been reunited with Baskin Champion at a SoulCycle class in Los Angeles.
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Justin Bieber has admitted he is proud of each of his tattoos.
The 24-year-old singer has the majority of his torso covered in inkings of various images, and although some of his fans aren't too happy with his picture-covered body, he has revealed he doesn't regret a single one.
Kanye West has reportedly split from his long-time manager.
Justin Bieber was the worst guest in the history of 'Saturday Night Live', according to Bill Hader.
The American comedian has claimed that of all the big-name stars who have appeared on the iconic TV show over the years, Justin stands out as the worst.
Diplo thinks the future of global pop has a "bleak future".
The DJ and producer - who has worked with stars including Beyonce, Madonna, Britney Spears, Justin Bieber and Snoop Dogg - believes there are no big breakthroughs in the international music scene anymore.
Selena Gomez is focusing on spending "quality time" with her friends.
The 'Heart Wants It Wants' hitmaker - who reportedly split from Justin Bieber recently - is "just trying to enjoy herself" in Sydney, Australia with her pals.
Virginia-born comic Brandon Wardell jokes about Justin Bieber and the difference between Canadian rapper Drake and American rapper Future. Also: the idea of sexting an Uber driver. His Twitter account has more than 30,000 followers, and he has over 8 million loops on his Vine account.
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Bieber makes rare public appearance
US women’s goalie wants Bieber to take shot
NEW YORK (AP) — Olympic goalie Maddie Rooney is challenging Justin Bieber to take his best shot.
Rooney and the U.S. women's gold-medal hockey team appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Monday night. She says she's still waiting for a tweet from Bieber.
Rooney says she'd like a chance to stop a shot from the hockey-playing Canadian pop star. She revealed a "Team Bieber" shirt under her USA jersey.
Rooney's stop of a shootout goal against Canada clinched gold for the Americans.
LONDON (AP) — A 17-year-old Welsh teen has been sentenced to at least 11 years in prison after being convicted of plotting an Islamic State-inspired attack on various targets including a Justin Bieber concert.
Judge Mark Wall on Friday sentenced Lloyd Gunton to an indeterminate sentence after concluding he had a total "disregard for human life."
LOS ANGELES — The debut season of “Atlanta,” the FX series created by polymath Donald Glover, will probably be remembered for its most ambitious, inexplicable gags: an athlete’s invisible car; a mischievous child in whiteface; a Black man playing Justin Bieber.
One mark of great television, which “Atlanta” manifested out of the box its first season in 2016, is that you have no idea where any episode will go until you get there.
Team USA women’s goalie Maddie Rooney lobbies to play hockey with Justin Bieber
Maddie Rooney, the Minnesotan who played boys hockey in high school and just last week was the netminder when Team USA won Olympic gold vs. Canada, was waiting Wednesday to find out whether her wish to play on Justin Biebers hockey team will be granted.
Justin Bieber looks set to launch his own clothing line after placing trademark requests on three possible brand names.
Bella Hadid and The Weeknd will rekindle their romance when the time is right for them both.
Justin Bieber proudly took on the role of groomsman at his father Jeremy Bieber's wedding in Montego Bay, Jamaica on Monday (19.02.18).
The 'Sorry' hitmaker looked over the moon in several official wedding photographs shared on social media yesterday (20.02.18).
The year is going to the dogs. And that's a good thing, for the most part.
The Year of the Dog started Feb. 16 on the Lunar calendar, which is dictated by the moon's cycle and falls between mid-January and mid-February.
If you are as loyal as man's best friend, this is your year.
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have flown to Jamaica for his father's wedding.
One of the expected guests at the upcoming nuptials of Jeremy Bieber and his girlfriend Chelsey Rebelo shared a picture of the 'Wolves' hitmaker with the bride-to-be's twin nieces and two other attendees.
Comedian Chris D’Elia, known for his role on the NBC comedy series "Undateable," will perform at The Egyptian Theatre in Boise on April 28.
Tickets, ranging from $37.50 to $40 for floor and balcony general admission seating, go on sale Feb. 16.
BMI to honor Luis Fonsi for ‘Despacito,’ other career hits
NEW YORK (AP) — The annual BMI Latin Awards will honor Luis Fonsi not only for his mega smash "Despacito" but for the string of hits he's racked up over two decades.
Fonsi is set to receive the BMI President's Award on March 20 in Beverly Hills, California.
BMI says it is honoring Fonsi for being one of the "most influential" Latin music songwriters and also for his humanitarian work. The Puerto Rican singer was involved with helping the island after last year's devastating hurricane.
The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending February 1, 2018:
1. Say Something (feat. Chris Stapleton), Justin Timberlake
2. You Make It Easy, Jason Aldean
3. God's Plan, Drake
4. The Middle, Zedd,Maren Morris & Grey
5. Perfect, Ed Sheeran
6. Finesse (Remix) (feat. Cardi B), Bruno Mars
7. Meant to Be (feat. Florida Georgia Line), Bebe Rexha
8. Havana (feat. Young Thug), Camila Cabello
9. Praying, Kesha
10. Despacito (feat. Justin Bieber), Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee
Ed Sheeran, Cardi B to play iHeartRadio Music Awards
NEW YORK (AP) — Ed Sheeran, Cardi B, Camila Cabello, Maroon 5, Charlie Puth and the Backstreet Boys will perform at the fifth annual iHeartRadio Music Awards on March 11.
The first round of performers was announced Thursday for the awards show, airing live from the Forum in Los Angeles starting at 8 p.m. Eastern.
Model Hailey Baldwin and DJ Khaled will be the show's hosts, which will simulcast live on TBS, TNT and truTV as well as on iHeartMedia radio stations and the iHeartRadio app.
Pete Wentz has earned "ultimate dad points" from his kids after helping them meet Justin Bieber.
Bruno Mars has a magical night at Grammys, winning 6 for 6
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars owned the Grammys with his R&B-inspired album "24K Magic," winning all six awards he was nominated for at a show where hip-hop was expected to have a historical night.
Jay-Z, the leading nominee with eight, walked away empty handed Sunday — a year after his wife lost album of the year to Adele, causing fans and peers to criticize the Recording Academy for not properly rewarding Beyonce's bold "Lemonade" project.
Grammys 2018: Complete winners list
CLEVELAND, Ohio – In case you're new to this whole Grammys thing, the show that awards the best in music doesn't give out than many awards during its live telecast.
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Music firms sue to keep hit songs off fitness streaming app
ATLANTA (AP) — Some of the nation's largest recording studios have joined forces in an effort to stop a music streaming service aimed at fitness enthusiasts from using songs by Beyonce, Justin Bieber, Green Day and other stars.
In a federal lawsuit filed in Atlanta, Sony Music Entertainment and more than a dozen other record companies say Fit Radio illegally infringes on their copyrighted recordings "on a massive scale."
Movie review: ‘Forever My Girl’ doesn’t stray from Southern romance formula
Romance novelist and screenwriter Nicholas Sparks cornered the market on a subgenre he essentially invented — exceedingly pleasant, Southern-set epic romances (between young, attractive, white, Christian, heterosexual couples). But this is a genre that overwhelmingly appeals to a female movie-going audience, so it’s about time female creators have been given a place behind the camera to shape the voice and perspective of these stories. Writer/director Bethany Ashton Wolf has adapted Heidi McLaughlin’s novel in “Forever My Girl,” a tale of love lost and found.
Selena Gomez's mother has admitted she is "not happy" about her daughter's reconciliation with Justin Bieber.
Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee lead iHeartRadio noms with 7 each
NEW YORK (AP) — "Despacito" dominated 2017, but it's still bringing success to Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee: The artists are the leading nominees at the iHeartRadio Music Awards.
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Bieber museum exhibit to open in Ontario hometown
STRATFORD, Ontario (AP) — Mementos from Justin Bieber's formative years as an aspiring singer will go on display next month at a museum in his Canadian hometown of Stratford, Ontario.
"Steps to Stardom" opens at the Stratford Perth Museum on Feb. 18. The title is a reference to the young singer's busking shows on the steps outside the local Avon Theatre.