Monday, May 1, 2017

Music

In this April 25, 2017 file photo, Ja Rule attends City Harvest's 23rd Annual Gala, "An Evening of Practical Magic" in New York. (Photo by Christopher Smith/Invision/AP, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Organizers of a much-hyped music festival in the Bahamas canceled the weekend event at the last minute Friday after many people had already arrived and spent thousands ...
In this Nov. 7, 2016 file photo, Bruce Springsteen performs during a Hillary Clinton campaign event at Independence Mall in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

BY BROOKE LEFFERTS NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen and Tom Hanks paid tribute Friday night to the late director Jonathan Demme, the man who brought them together on his ...
In this Nov. 2, 2016 file photo, Brad Paisley performs at the 50th annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

BY KRISTIN M. HALL NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brad Paisley will do anything to get fans to listen to an entire album front to back, even shoot an hour-long visual ...
In this Feb. 18, 1985 file photo, Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, California. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A remastered version of Prince’s landmark album “Purple Rain” will be released this summer with several previously unreleased songs. NPG Records and Warner Bros. Records announced ...
In this July 24, 1987 file photo, members of Starship, from left, Mickey Thomas, Craig Chaquico, Grace Slick and Donny Baldwin, pose outside the Berkeley Community Theater stage entrance after a rehearsal in Berkeley, California. (AP Photo/Doug Atkins, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A founding member of Jefferson Starship filed a lawsuit Thursday to stop some of his former bandmates from using the band’s name for upcoming performances and ...
This image released by Julien's Auctions shows John Lennon's black and white drawing of the iconic "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club" album cover. (Julien's Auctions via AP)

BY HILLEL ITALIE NEW YORK (AP) — An old sketch up for auction May 20 at the Hard Rock Cafe in Manhattan is a crude, ink-on-paper drawing of the iconic ...
In this combination photo, singer Dionne Warwick arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards on Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles, left, and Aretha Franklin attends the 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors on Dec. 4, 2016, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Jordan Strauss, left, Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File)

BY NEKESA MUMBI MOODY NEW YORK (AP) — The Queen of Soul is coming out swinging against fellow legend Dionne Warwick, accusing her of making up a story that she ...
In this March 25, 2017 file photo, Elton John arrives at Elton John's 70th Birthday and 50-Year Songwriting Partnership with Bernie Taupin celebration in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Elton John has cancelled more than a month of upcoming shows after contracting an unusual bacterial infection during a South America tour that left him in ...
In this Sunday, April 16, 2017 file photo, festival-goers attend Coachella Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)

INDIO, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested five people in the theft of more than 40 cellphones, cash and credit cards at the Coachella music festival in the Southern California ...
Steven Van Zandt, left, Southside Johnny, and Bruce Springsteen perform at The Asbury Park Music And Film Festival at The Paramount Theater on Friday, April 21, 2017, in Asbury Park, NJ. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP)

ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen took part in a two-hour jam session during a surprise appearance at a film festival in his home state of New Jersey. Longtime ...
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