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Madonna Producer Reggie Lucas Dies At 65

Reggie Lucas, the Grammy-winning musician who played with Miles Davis in the 1970s and produced the bulk of Madonna's debut album, has died. He was…
Associated Press | May 19, 2018 - 3:01 pm

Study Of Pop Music Finds Rise In Sadness

A study of hundreds of thousands of popular songs over the past three decades has found a downward sonic trend in happiness and an increase…
Associated Press | May 15, 2018 - 9:09 pm

R. Kelly Stages Racy Performance In North Carolina Amid Protest, Allegations

With demonstrators standing outside his concert protesting his presence, R. Kelly summoned his passionate fans to carry him through what has been a difficult week.
Associated Press | May 13, 2018 - 8:57 pm

NBA Wants Drake To Tone It Down

The NBA has asked the Toronto Raptors to tell rapper Drake to avoid a repeat of his verbal exchanges with Cleveland's Kendrick Perkins during Game…
The Associated Press | May 4, 2018 - 10:04 am

Report: As Prince’s Health Waned, Alarm Grew In Inner Circle

Some of Prince's closest confidants had grown increasingly alarmed about his health in the days before he died and tried to get him help as…
Amy Forliti / Associated Press | April 20, 2018 - 11:11 am

Bono Receives First-Ever George W. Bush Medal For Leadership

Rock star Bono, frontman for the band U2, has been presented with the first of what the George W. Bush Presidential Center intends to be…
Associated Press | April 20, 2018 - 10:22 am

Prince Didn’t Know He Was Taking Counterfeit Pills, Prosecutor Doesn’t Know Where He Got Them

No criminal charges will be filed in Prince's death, and evidence shows that the musician thought he was taking a common painkiller instead of a…
Associated Press | April 19, 2018 - 2:36 pm

Man Arrested At Taylor Swift’s House Had Knife And Rope

Authorities say a man arrested outside a Beverly Hills home owned by Taylor Swift was wearing a mask and rubber gloves, had a knife, rope…
Associated Press | April 17, 2018 - 7:11 pm

Kendrick Lamar Is The First Rapper To Win The Pulitzer Prize For Music

Rapper Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. has won the Pulitzer Prize for music. It’s the first non-classical or jazz work to win the award. The…
Associated Press | April 16, 2018 - 3:21 pm

District Attorney Says Meek Mill Conviction Should Be Tossed, Setting Off Dance Party In Philly Streets

A dance party has erupted in the streets outside a courthouse in Philadelphia as the city’s district attorney says rapper Meek Mill’s convictions should be…
Associated Press | April 16, 2018 - 11:32 am

American Head Charge Singer Arrested With Van Full Of Stolen Guitars

Authorities say the singer of the metal band American Head Charge was arrested in Southern California after police found more than a dozen stolen guitars…
Associated Press | April 14, 2018 - 7:27 pm

Feds To Prosecute Drug, Gun Charges Against Juelz Santana

Federal authorities will prosecute the drug and gun charges that rapper Juelz Santana faces following an incident at Newark Liberty International Airport earlier this month.
Associated Press | March 30, 2018 - 10:22 am

DMX’s Lawyer Wants To Play Rapper’s Songs In Court To Sway Sentencing Judge

DMX is counting on a little rap to help him beat the rap at his tax evasion sentencing.
Larry Neumeister / Associated Press | March 26, 2018 - 8:07 pm

Report: Level Of Fentanyl In Prince Was “Exceedingly High”

A toxicology report from Prince's autopsy, obtained Monday by the Associated Press, shows he had what multiple experts called an "exceedingly high" concentration of fentanyl…
Amy Forliti / Associated Press | March 26, 2018 - 7:51 pm

After Martin Shkreli Conviction, What Will Happen To Wu-Tang Album?

Two unreleased, collectible rap albums may go up for auction following the criminal conviction of the albums' owner, pharmaceutical company investor Martin Shkreli.
Associated Press | March 15, 2018 - 8:10 pm

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