Eminem, Lionel Richie, Carly Simon, Eurythmics, Duran Duran and Pat Benatar have been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, a list that also includes Dolly Parton, who initially resisted the honor.
Dolly Parton is still on the list of this year’s nominations for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame despite the country icon asking to be removed because she hasn't “earned that right.”
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation said in a statement Thursday that, in effect, it is up to the voters to decide if Parton is elected.
Dolly Parton has announced she is pulling out of this year’s nominations for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, saying she hasn't “earned that right.”
The music icon who has been elected into the Country Music Hall of Fame explained her decision in a statement posted on her official social media pages Monday, noting she did not want to take votes away from the remaining nominees.
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Dr. Dre & Co. took the weight of the hip-hop culture on the Super Bowl stage, shouldered the pressure from skeptics and delivered a strong halftime show to prove that edgy rap can work at the world’s biggest sporting events.
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Built to win now, the Los Angeles Rams delivered a shiny, new trophy for Tinseltown.
Pressure? What pressure?
With LeBron James dancing to the beat during a halftime show featuring hip-hop legends Dr.
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — 50 Cent made a surprise upside-down entrance at the Super Bowl halftime show, and Eminem dramatically took a knee.
The show brought about as much hip-hop as a stadium can hold, with Dr.
The Super Bowl will include a spectacular halftime show, as usual, with some of the biggest names in hip-hop entertaining the masses while championship-contending teams take a break.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mary J. Blige, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg said the NFL was late embracing hip-hop and vowed that their Super Bowl halftime show would create more opportunities for the genre.
“We’re going to open more doors for hip-hop artists in the future and making sure that the NFL understands that this is what it should have been long time ago," Dre said at a moderated appearance the trio made Thursday without their Sunday co-headliners Kendrick Lamar and Eminem.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Snoop Dogg says he won’t let the big Super Bowl stage rattle his nerves. The ultra-smooth rapper said he will worry about his upcoming halftime performance after the fact.
“For me, when performing, I never let the moment get bigger than me,” said Snoop Dogg in a recent interview with The Associated Press from his studio compound in Inglewood, California, a suburb of Los Angeles where the Super Bowl will be held Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Dolly Parton, Eminem, Lionel Richie, Duran Duran and A Tribe Called Quest are among this year's first-time nominees for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Country music star Mickey Guyton will hit this month’s Super Bowl stage to sing the national anthem, while R&B hitmaker Jhené Aiko will perform “America the Beautiful.”
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) — A man twice convicted of breaking into homes owned by rapper Eminem is in legal trouble again after he violated his probation by failing to show up for a probation appointment and allegedly assaulting a mall security officer in the southeastern Michigan community of Taylor.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 17-23:
Oct. 17: Actor Marsha Hunt is 104. Singer Jim Seals of Seals and Crofts is 79. Singer Gary Puckett of Gary Puckett and the Union Gap is 79. Actor Michael McKean is 74.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige and Kendrick Lamar will perform for the first time on stage together at the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.
The NFL, Pepsi and Roc Nation announced Thursday that the five music icons will perform on Feb.
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A man who broke into Eminem’s suburban Detroit home and allegedly told the rapper “he was there to kill him” has been sentenced to five years probation and time served.
NEW YORK (AP) — Renée Zellweger is known for acting but you could easily write a thesis about her love for music...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apparently, it's never too late to perform at the Oscars, particularly if you're an Oscar winner named Eminem...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With this Sunday’s Grammy ceremony to be his last after 40 years of producing it, Ken Ehrlich could be excused for creating a few moments in the show to look back on his own legacy, which includes creating indelible moments that will live in pop consciousness forever: Aretha Franklin singing “Nessun dorma,” Beyoncé shaking and shimmying alongside Prince, and Eminem and Elton John performing together...
NEW YORK (AP) — The 2020 Grammy Awards are shaping up to be the night of the new kids, with Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X leading in nominations...
Dr. Dre, who has produced hits for Eminem, Tupac, Snoop Dogg and more, will be honored by the Recording Academy for his trailblazing production work.
The Recording Academy announced Friday that its Producers & Engineers Wing will pay tribute the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer on Jan.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Brian Grazer says that if weren't for Eminem making eye contact with him during a tense meeting a few years ago, the rap film "8 Mile" probably wouldn't exist...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ed Sheeran's Divide Tour is one for the record books.
Pollstar confirms the 28-year-old British singer's tour will set the all-time highest-grossing tour record with Friday's show in Hannover, Germany...
Ed Sheeran, "No. 6 Collaborations Project" (Atlantic)
If anything, Ed Sheeran's new album does two things...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a double nominee at the Academy Awards, where rapper Kendrick Lamar is nominated for the first time while songwriter Diane Warren is also vying for her first win with her 10th nomination.
Machine Gun Kelly says he 'absolutely' hooked up with Halsey
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Machine Gun Kelly continues to face his feud with Eminem head on.
The Cleveland rapper visited popular New York City radio show "The Breakfast Club" on Power 105.1 FM Thursday morning and fielded questions about his ongoing beef with Slim Shady.
Eminem's 11 most savage lines about MGK on 'Killshot'
Eminem takes aim at Machine Gun Kelly on the vicious "Killshot." - 2018-09-14T20:18:44Z
Eminem supposedly has plans to destroy Machine Gun Kelly
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Eminem has yet to respond to Machine Gun Kelly's savage diss track "Rap Devil." But it appears something devastating to MGK is on the way.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah junior high teacher is on leave after she instructed her students to read the lyrics of an Eminem song that slams President Donald Trump...
Two weeks ago, the folks at the Spokane Arena asked music fans to tell them the bucket list artists they’d like to see perform at the Spokane Arena.
Thousands of votes were cast, and the 2018 Bucket List has finally been revealed.
Eminem went "Sneaker Shopping."
The Detroit rapper appeared on an episode of the Complex web series, which features prominent figures from the worlds of hip-hop and sports talking about — and ultimately purchasing — their favorite sneakers.
The smell of garlic bread wafted through the Shelter Friday afternoon during the first day of rapper Eminem's weekend pop-up shop at the basement club.
Union Joints – the restaurant group that runs Union Woodshop, Clarkston Union, Vensetta Garge, Union Catering and others – had already served 100 pounds of pasta in the first three hours of the event, which continues 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Your one shot to eat mom's spaghetti with Eminem is this weekend at a pop-up event at the Shelter basement club.
"Detroit! Come vomit up some spaghetti with me this weekend at our official #Revival pop up," Em tweeted Thursday afternoon, adding that the event would have exclusive merchandise in addition to food.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Recording Academy sent a clear message when they announced the nominees for the 2018 Grammys: They want to see a black or Latino act have a better shot at winning in the major categories...
Eminem has had a collaboration with Beyoncé on his wish list for “a long time.”
The 45-year-old rapper recently worked with the “Single Ladies” singer on “Walk On Water” and he acknowledged this song just stuck out as the perfect one for them to work together on.
The BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 delivered plenty of buzzy moments, as always.
The show, which aired Tuesday night, featured rapper Eminem roasting President Donald Trump during his freestyle and Cardi B performing her No.
Eminem has unleashed a profane lyrical tirade against President Donald Trump — saying he "came to stomp" and taking aim at Trump's Twitter habits, policy, appearance and supporters...
In what is perhaps the fiercest and the most exhaustive attack against Donald Trump in hip-hop, Eminem "came to stomp" Tuesday night, calling the President everything from "Donald the b----" to a "racist grandpa" in an explosive 4.5-minute freestyle rap.
Louisa Johnson wants to record a grime song.
The 'Tears' hitmaker is gearing up to release her debut LP but would love for her second album to explore different music genres.
She said: "I love so many different styles of music, where I grew up it was always about rap music.
Ed Sheeran, "Divide" (Atlantic)
Don't believe the title of Ed Sheeran's new album. He doesn't want to divide. His math this time is all about compiling, accumulating.
On "Divide," the British singer-songwriter shoots out a dozen, vastly different songs that showcase his tremendous musical ability, from misty ballads to hip-hop.