NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna and Colombian singer Maluma will bring their new collaboration to life when they perform at next month's Billboard Music Awards.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B is the leading contender at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards with 21 nominations.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton and Old Dominion will perform at the Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The ACM Awards will feature collaborations between pop star Khalid and Kane Brown, three-time Grammy-winner Brandi Carlile with Dierks Bentley and pop star Kelly Clarkson...
Ariana Grande a no-show despite winning first Grammy Award
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ariana Grande won her first Grammy Award on Sunday, but the singer didn't collect it after deciding to skip the ceremony following a public dispute with the show's producer.
Grande won the best pop vocal album trophy for "Sweetener," beating Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello. Grande was not in attendance at the pre-telecast ceremony, but she wrote on Twitter that her win was "wild and beautiful."
Maren Morris starts 2nd album with uplifting “GIRL” single
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Maren Morris knew the importance of selecting the first single she released from her much-anticipated second record, but as soon as she heard the demo of "GIRL," she knew this was the song she wanted to lead off the album.
"It felt like such a timely song for now," said the 28-year-old Morris of the song she's releasing Thursday that touches on overcoming self-doubt and the pressure of comparison in a world of impossible standards.
Winner of “The Voice” to perform at New Mexico inauguration
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Chevel Shepherd, the winner of NBC's "The Voice," is scheduled to perform next week at the inauguration of New Mexico Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham.
Lujan Grisham's office says Shepherd will perform "God Bless America" at the inaugural ceremony along with other songs at the two inaugural balls on Jan. 1.
The Democratic politician says Shepherd, a 16-year-old from Farmington, has made New Mexicans proud with her remarkable talent.
‘The Voice’ finale helps NBC to weekly ratings win
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 16-year-old charmer who conquered "The Voice" with her old-school country touch helped boost NBC to a weekly ratings win.
Nearly 10 million viewers watched Chevel Shepherd win the singing contest, making it last week's most popular entertainment show. Shepherd, of Farmington, New Mexico, was coached by another talent show discovery: inaugural "American Idol" victor Kelly Clarkson.
Aretha Franklin to be honored with tribute show next month
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.
Farmington welcomes home new teenage winner of “The Voice”
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — A celebration in Farmington was held Saturday to welcome the winner of NBC's "The Voice" back to her hometown.
Fans watched a procession for Chevel Shepherd after she flew into town.
Kelly Clarkson backs lip-synching mom who embarrassed son
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Kelly Clarkson is sending some love to the mom who was captured lip-syncing on a fan cam while her son dove for cover in his hoodie.
The video of Mandy Remmell's performance of Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone" at Tuesday's University of Maryland basketball game, and her 10-year-old son's reaction, has captured more than 700,000 views online.
Newly minted Emmy winner John Legend joins ‘The Voice’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fresh off an Emmy Award win, John Legend is sticking with television and becoming a coach on NBC's "The Voice."
Legend won an Emmy on Saturday as a producer of NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert," making him an EGOT — the term for someone who's won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award, a rare occurrence.
Auditions for “American Idol” this month in Shreveport
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — If singing is your thing, prepare for the spotlight.
ABC's "American Idol" will host open call auditions Sept. 9 at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium.
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Kelly Clarkson to serve as headline act at US Open
NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Kelly Clarkson will headline opening night at the U.S. Open.
The U.S. Tennis Association said Monday the Grammy Award winner will perform at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Aug. 27.
This is the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Open in the professional era, which began in 1968. The Grand Slam event moved from Forest Hills to Flushing Meadows in 1978.
Carrie Underwood continued to make history as the most decorated act at the CMT Music Awards with 18 wins, while Blake Shelton walked away with the night's top prize.
Shelton, the only person to win two awards Wednesday, won video of the year for "I'll Name the Dogs" at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood, Shawn Mendes, Mariah Carey and Imagine Dragons are among the acts that will play the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas this summer.
The festival announced the performers on Tuesday. Jack White, Jason Aldean, Sam Smith and Rae Sremmurd are among the other big-name performers. The two-day festival will be held at the T-Mobile Arena on Sept. 21 and 22.
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — Former baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to the head of an Uber driver when the driver declined to change the trip's destination, police said the driver told them Wednesday.
Dykstra was arrested early Wednesday outside Linden police headquarters after the driver stopped and ran out of the car. Police said they found cocaine, MDMA and marijuana among Dykstra's belongings, but didn't find a weapon.
BOSTON (AP) — The youngest finalist and winner of NBC's "The Voice" is a Massachusetts high school freshman.
The Boston Globe reports 15-year-old Brynn Cartelli of Longmeadow was crowned winner of the singing competition's 14th season Tuesday night.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton, Kelly Clarkson, Kelsea Ballerini, Sam Hunt and Luke Bryan will be performing live at the CMT Awards show next month.
The performers were announced Wednesday for the June 6 awards show held in Nashville, Tennessee, and airing on CMT.
The 2018 Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the students and teachers affected by recent deadly shootings in Texas and Florida, while the night also featured show-stopping performances by iconic singer Janet Jackson and K-pop group BTS.
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Three-time Grammy Award winner Kelly Clarkson will sing the national anthem at this month's Indianapolis 500.
It's the second time she has performed at the world's largest single-day sporting event. But May 27 will mark her first solo act at IndyCar's biggest race.
Clarkson sang with Seal and was accompanied by David Foster on piano before the 2011 race.
In a rare occurrence for San Antonio, two local singers have soared in the same season to the top echelons of competing TV reality hits.
The latest victory involves Judson High alum and country singer Spensha Baker on NBC’s “The Voice.”
After two well-received performances this week during live playoff rounds, Baker, an Army brat who grew up in San Antonio and now lives in Boerne, was chosen by her coach, Blake Shelton, on Wednesday to advance to the show’s Top 12.
Kelly Clarkson brings unique ‘Voice’ to competition
One of the big complaints about television music competition programs is more often than not, the winner — or even some of the top runners-up — won't be heard from right away. They may eventually have a song do well on the charts, but there is a long process to finding that success.
This Apex dad creates minor key versions of Disney songs, popular hits on YouTube and it’s kind of mind-blowing
Chase Holfelder is just a local guy, raising two kids with his wife from their home in Apex. He's a lot like the rest of us Triangle parents, except this part ... Holfelder has become a YouTube sensation with his minor key versions of popular major key songs that completely flip the meaning of the lyrics.
Like, for instance, this would be Moana singing "How Far I'll Go" if she actually never left the island and, 30 years later, she's just sad and edgy and angry ...
Kelly Clarkson thinks Lorde should have performed at Grammys
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kelly Clarkson said Lorde should have been able to perform at the Grammys because she was nominated for album of the year.
"I did think it was weird. Lorde didn't get a performance slot, but I don't know the back story of that," Clarkson said in an interview with The Associated Press on Sunday. "I hope there was a real, valid reason."
Kelly Clarkson supports flu-stricken Pink at Super Bowl
It was ‘cold as hell,’ but Kelly Clarkson still fires up fans in pre-game show
One of the main stop-offs for Super Bowl ticket holders on their way to U.S. Bank Stadium, the NFLs 52 Live party at the newly remade Armory in downtown Minneapolis featured a heavy purple hue and a palpable excitement level Sunday afternoon.
Super Bowl star Kelly Clarkson: ‘I’m a little down-to-earth Southern girl who made it’
Kelly Clarkson has two big-buck private singing gigs on Sunday before the Super Bowl one at the Minneapolis Armory, another in an exclusive suite at U.S. Bank Stadium. The big question isnt what songs shell sing, but rather will she stick around for the big game?
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Lots of black but also pops of glitz in Grammys fashion
NEW YORK (AP) — Stars, including Lady Gaga and Kelly Clarkson, turned out on the Grammys red carpet Sunday displaying white roses in solidarity with the Time's Up and #MeToo movements against sexual misconduct on music's biggest night for what is usually the wildest display of fashion during awards season.
Kelly Clarkson was so excited to meet Meryl Streep that she forgot to introduce herself.
The 'My Life Would Suck Without You' hitmaker was so thrilled when she bumped into the legendary actress on the red carpet at the Golden Globes earlier this week that she now realises she forgot to say who she was and thinks Meryl "didn't even know" who she was.
Kelly Clarkson has joked "wine is necessary" when raising four kids.
The 35-year-old singer - who has two children River, three, and Remington, 20 months, with her husband Brandon Blackstock, and also helps to raise his two kids from his previous marriage - has admitted it is "challenging" looking after a big brood and while she loves it, she won't be having any more.
When asked what it's like being a mother, she replied: "They are challenging."
Kelly Clarkson spanks her children.
The 35-year-old singer - who has two children River, three, and Remington, 20 months, with her husband Brandon Blackstock, and also helps to raise his two kids from his previous marriage - admitted she isn't "above" physical discipline, though she will always warn her kids before she strikes them.
She told radio.com: "I'm not above a spanking, which people aren't necessarily into.
"And I don't mean like hitting her hard, I just mean a spanking...
‘American Idol’ says it wants to get back to making stars
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — "American Idol" wants to get back in the business of making stars.
The longtime talent show, which is being revived by ABC starting on March 11, faded in ratings and cultural significance over its last seasons on Fox before ending in 2016.
The memorable talents boosted by the show — Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Adam Lambert and the like — were all a part of the show's heyday a decade earlier.
The Latest: ‘American Idol’ looking for stars
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on ABC's upcoming programming from the TV Critics meeting in Pasadena, California (all times local):
"American Idol" wants to get back in the business of making stars.
The longtime talent show, which is being revived by ABC starting on March 11, had faded in ratings and cultural significance over its last seasons on Fox.
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Kelly Clarkson to perform for Super Bowl ticket holders
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kelly Clarkson will be performing for Super Bowl ticket holders during two separate events on the day of the game.
The Star Tribune reports Clarkson will perform at a pre-game party called the 52 Live party for Super Bowl ticket holders at the Armory. She'll also sing at another event inside the stadium at the Delta 360 Sky Club that afternoon.
Kelly Clarkson to headline game-day parties for Super Bowl LII ticket holders
Kelly Clarkson has been recruited to headline the NFL’s official Super Bowl warm-up parties on game day in downtown Minneapolis.
The original “American Idol” will perform at the 52 Live bash on the afternoon of Sunday, Feb. 1, a pre-game party for Super Bowl LII ticket holders at the Armory, two blocks from U.S. Bank Stadium. She will also sing for an even more select group of game attendees at another shindig that afternoon inside the stadium in the Delta 360 Sky Club.