Sunday, March 26, 2017

Music

ultra music festival main stage

Day one of Ultra Music Festival is complete. Festival-goers were worried about some inclement weather to start the day; it was all for naught. The overcast day made for a ...
In this Jan. 21, 2013, file photo, John Mayer and Katy Perry arrive at the ceremonial swearing-in for President Barack Obama at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Mayer’s new single, “Still Feel Like Your Man,” is about ex-girlfriend Katy Perry. Lyrics for the upbeat, but wistful single include, “I still keep your ...
In this March 17, 2016 file photo, Barry Manilow performs in concert during his "One Last Time! Tour 2016" in Hershey, Pa. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File)

BY MARK KENNEDY The Grammy-winning singer of songs such as “Mandy,” ”I Write the Songs” and “Looks Like We Made It” will appear at the next monthly “Concert for America: ...
In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, Bob Dylan accepts the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year award at the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year show in Los Angeles. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision/AP, File)

BY MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan opened up about his music and songwriting and discussed his relationships with Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and others in a rare ...
In this Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Willie Nelson performs in Nashville, Tennessee. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Willie Nelson has played nearly a dozen shows in recent weeks and is not deathly ill, his publicist said, despite a series of reports claiming the ...
In this combination photo, musician, songwriter and TV personality Kandi Burruss, left, appears at the OK! Magazine's So Sexy Party in June 1, 2016 in New York and musician Ed Sheeran appears at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on March 5, 2017, in Inglewood, California. (Photos by Charles Sykes and Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

BY MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK (AP) — The songwriters behind TLC’s 1999 megahit “No Scrubs” are now listed as co-writers of Ed Sheeran’s No. 1 hit “Shape of You.” On ...
scenes from the okeechobee music festival

By CARLIE BRADLEY Okeechobee Music Festival came back to kick off the festival season with another long weekend of music, art, food and fun. Music lovers gathered around the many ...
chubby checker performing

Marvelous and energetic, the twist King, Chubby Checker, brought his swivels and gyrations to the stage in Bonita Springs on Tuesday evening. Checker engaged the entire audience at the Southwest ...
Teddy Kogos, of Vintage Vinyl, changes the marquee at the famed record store on the Delmar Loop in University City, Mo., to mark the death of music legend Chuck Berry on Saturday, March 18, 2017. (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chuck Berry’s final studio album will be released on June 16. The album, titled “CHUCK,” was announced in October, five months before the rock pioneer’s death ...
In this Feb. 17, 2015 file photo, Wyclef Jean appears at the Diesel Black Gold fashion show in New York. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Grammy-winning musician Wyclef Jean says he was unfairly detained by authorities in Los Angeles County after being mistaken for a robbery suspect. Jean posted a ...
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