Thursday, September 21, 2017

Music

IIn this May 16, 2015, file photo, Chester Bennington, left, performs with Linkin Park during the MMRBQ Music Festival 2015 at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, New Jersey.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Linkin Park will play a one-night-only concert in tribute to late lead singer Chester Bennington. Warner Bros. Records says the show will take place at the ...
In this Saturday, July 2, 2005 file photo, British singer George Michael accompanied by other musicians and children from Africa gestures to the crowds during the Live 8 concert in Hyde Park, London.

LONDON (AP) — A new single by George Michael has been released, eight months after the music star’s death. “Fantasy,” first recorded in the late 1980s, has been reworked by ...
In this Sunday, April 2, 2017, file photo, Miranda Lambert performs "Tin Man" at the 52nd annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

NEW YORK (AP) — Miranda Lambert leads her peers with five Country Music Association nominations, followed closely by Little Big Town and Keith Urban with four each. Lambert was nominated ...
This June 27, 2006, file photo shows Prince performing during the 6th annual BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prince didn’t have an orange crush, purple was his favorite color, according to his half-sister.

BY MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK (AP) — Prince didn’t have an orange crush — purple was his favorite color, according to his half-sister Sharon Nelson. Sharon Nelson says in a ...
Khalid, from left, Logic, and Alessia Cara perform "1-800-273-8255" at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Inglewood, Calif.

BY KRISTIN M. HALL The MTV Video Music Awards are known for creating viral moments meant to shock or amaze. But this year’s show was a much more grown-up affair ...
In this Saturday, June 11, 2016, file photo, Chris Young performs at the CMA Music Festival at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tenn.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Chris Young is donating $100,000 for disaster relief efforts in Texas. Nashville-based Monarch Publicity says in a news release that Young lived in ...
In this Saturday Aug. 27, 2016, file photo, Anita Vranckx, of Belgium, hangs from the E of an Earth sculpture at Burning Man on a dusty morning on the playa in the Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nevada.

BLACK ROCK CITY, Nev. (AP) — Tens of thousands have braved massive traffic jams to get to a remote stretch of Nevada desert for the annual Burning Man festival. The ...
Ed Sheeran accepts the award for artist of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Inglewood, Calif.

BY MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK (AP) — Kendrick Lamar was the king of the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, winning six awards on a night full of emotional performances, political ...
Kendrick Lamar arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Inglewood, Calif.

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the MTV Video Music Awards, presented Sunday at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Video of the year: “HUMBLE.” Kendrick Lamar Artist of the year: ...
In this May 2, 2015 file photo, Jerry Lee Lewis performs at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans.

BY KRISTIN M. HALL NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the early pioneers of rock ‘n’ roll music, but he doesn’t understand why his contributions to ...
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