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  • FILE - This Feb. 10, 2013 file photo shows musician Jack White at the 55th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. White is going direct to vinyl with the first live performance of a song off his upcoming album on Record Store Day. Fans will get to see him perform the title track from "Lazaretto" on Saturday morning, which will be recorded and pressed into a limited edition vinyl record that afternoon. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jack White played his new single "Lazaretto" for a couple of hundred fans on Record Store Day and four hours later a copy of the performance was available on a limited run of vinyl.

  • FILE - In this Sunday, April 13, 2014 file photo, Coachella festival goers Justin Gibbs and Olivia Hansen of Los Angeles relax on the Empire Polo Field during the third day of the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. The Coachella crowd may be there to listen to music under the hot desert sun, but the retailers are there for the celebs and the crowd, which is young, hip and with money to spend. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, file)
    Coachella's young audience a marketers … Associated Press

    INDIO, Calif. (AP) — When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start … More »Coachella's young audience a marketers …

    FILE - In this Sunday, April 13, 2014 file photo, Coachella festival goers Justin Gibbs and Olivia Hansen of Los Angeles relax on the Empire Polo Field during the third day of the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. The Coachella crowd may be there to listen to music under the hot desert sun, but the retailers are there for the celebs and the crowd, which is young, hip and with money to spend. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, file)

    INDIO, Calif. (AP) — When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start of a new millennium, and it was all about the music. All for one weekend.

  • This image released by Polk & Co. shows, from left, Joshua Henry, Colin Donnell and Sutton Foster during a performance of "Violet" in New York. (AP Photo/Polk & Co., Joan Marcus)
    Sutton Foster and Jeanine Tesori bond … Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) — There were two visitors to Sutton Foster's Broadway dressing room the other day. More »Sutton Foster and Jeanine Tesori bond …

    This image released by Polk & Co. shows, from left, Joshua Henry, Colin Donnell and Sutton Foster during a performance of "Violet" in New York. (AP Photo/Polk & Co., Joan Marcus)

    NEW YORK (AP) — There were two visitors to Sutton Foster's Broadway dressing room the other day.

  • FILE - In this Saturday, April 5, 2014 file photo, singer Miley Cyrus performs at the Barclays Center in New York. Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August 2014. Cyrus’ representative tells The Associated Press on Friday, April 18, 2014, that the singer will resume the U.S. tour Aug. 1 in Uniondale, N.Y. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file)
    Cyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes … Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) — Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August. More »Cyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes …

    FILE - In this Saturday, April 5, 2014 file photo, singer Miley Cyrus performs at the Barclays Center in New York. Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August 2014. Cyrus’ representative tells The Associated Press on Friday, April 18, 2014, that the singer will resume the U.S. tour Aug. 1 in Uniondale, N.Y. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file)

    NEW YORK (AP) — Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August.

  • R&B singer Chris Brown, who pleaded guilty to assaulting his girlfriend Rihanna, appears in court in Los Angeles
    Singer Chris Brown's assault trial … Reuters

    By Tom Ramstack WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Singer Chris Brown's assault trial was delayed on Friday, when a Washington, D.C., judge put off a verdict for the R&B artist's bodyguard whose trial on the same … More »Singer Chris Brown's assault trial …

    R&B singer Chris Brown, who pleaded guilty to assaulting his girlfriend Rihanna, appears in court in Los Angeles

    By Tom Ramstack WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Singer Chris Brown's assault trial was delayed on Friday, when a Washington, D.C., judge put off a verdict for the R&B artist's bodyguard whose trial on the same charge is scheduled to conclude first. District of Columbia Superior Court Judge Patricia Wynn said she will need until …

  • FILE - In this Aug. 6 2011 file photo, American singer and songwriter Prince performs on the Isle of Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark. Prince now owns the rights of the music he recorded on Warner Bros. Records after years of disputes and battles with the record label. Warner Bros. announced Friday, April 18, 2014, that it reached an agreement with the pop icon. Prince was signed to label from 1978 to mid-1990s, during which he released key projects like “Purple Rain,” “1999” and “Around the World In a Day.” The financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. (AP Photo/Polfoto/Jakob Joergensen, File) DENMARK OUT
    Prince reaches agreement with music … Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) — Prince now owns the rights to the music he recorded on Warner Bros. Records after years of disputes and battles with the record label. More »Prince reaches agreement with music …

    FILE - In this Aug. 6 2011 file photo, American singer and songwriter Prince performs on the Isle of Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark. Prince now owns the rights of the music he recorded on Warner Bros. Records after years of disputes and battles with the record label. Warner Bros. announced Friday, April 18, 2014, that it reached an agreement with the pop icon. Prince was signed to label from 1978 to mid-1990s, during which he released key projects like “Purple Rain,” “1999” and “Around the World In a Day.” The financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. (AP Photo/Polfoto/Jakob Joergensen, File) DENMARK OUT

    NEW YORK (AP) — Prince now owns the rights to the music he recorded on Warner Bros. Records after years of disputes and battles with the record label.

  • FILE - This April 7, 2014 file photo shows guitarist and frontman of the band "Kiss," Paul Stanley in New York. Stanley released a memoir, "Face The Music: a Life Exposed," this month. (Photo by Scott Gries/Invision/AP, File)
    Paul Stanley on his love for another … Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) — Kiss frontman Paul Stanley feels a strong connection to the title character of "The Phantom of the Opera," and not just because he's spent nearly 40 years onstage with his … More »Paul Stanley on his love for another …

    FILE - This April 7, 2014 file photo shows guitarist and frontman of the band "Kiss," Paul Stanley in New York. Stanley released a memoir, "Face The Music: a Life Exposed," this month. (Photo by Scott Gries/Invision/AP, File)

    NEW YORK (AP) — Kiss frontman Paul Stanley feels a strong connection to the title character of "The Phantom of the Opera," and not just because he's spent nearly 40 years onstage with his face covered in paint.

  • Rapper Nas performs after the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival opening night screening of 'Time Is Illmatic' in New York
    Music films hit distinct note at annual … Reuters

    By Chris Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) - Music and movies played together even before sound revolutionized film during its infancy, and so it is at the Tribeca Film Festival where the documentary lineup … More »Music films hit distinct note at annual …

    Rapper Nas performs after the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival opening night screening of 'Time Is Illmatic' in New York

    By Chris Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) - Music and movies played together even before sound revolutionized film during its infancy, and so it is at the Tribeca Film Festival where the documentary lineup is heavy on musical subjects, from hip hop star Nas to shock rocker Alice Cooper. And while documentaries have traditionally …

  • Former President Bill Clinton and actor Kevin Spacey on stage together at the 25th Anniversary Rainforest Fund benefit concert at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
    Bill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit … Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) — Near the end of the first half of Thursday's 25th Anniversary Rain Forest benefit concert at Carnegie Hall, chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man who recently learned he was going … More »Bill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit …

    Former President Bill Clinton and actor Kevin Spacey on stage together at the 25th Anniversary Rainforest Fund benefit concert at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

    NEW YORK (AP) — Near the end of the first half of Thursday's 25th Anniversary Rain Forest benefit concert at Carnegie Hall, chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man who recently learned he was going to be a grandfather, and out came former President Bill Clinton.

  • FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, Miley Cyrus arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY awards - salute to industry icons with Clive Davis, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her “Bangerz” concert at Kansas City’s Sprint Center as planned. A Cyrus spokeswoman says the 21-year-old entertainer canceled her performance Tuesday, April 15, 2014, after she was hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, file)
    Ill, hospitalized Miley Cyrus postpones … Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) — Miley Cyrus is postponing more concerts as she remains in a hospital for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. More »Ill, hospitalized Miley Cyrus postpones …

    FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, Miley Cyrus arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY awards - salute to industry icons with Clive Davis, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her “Bangerz” concert at Kansas City’s Sprint Center as planned. A Cyrus spokeswoman says the 21-year-old entertainer canceled her performance Tuesday, April 15, 2014, after she was hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, file)

    NEW YORK (AP) — Miley Cyrus is postponing more concerts as she remains in a hospital for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.

  • EXO ‘Overdose’ Album Release Postponed to Later Time
    EXO ‘Overdose’ Album Release Postponed … CJ E&M enewsWorld

    With the ongoing tragedy of the sunken passenger ship, SEWOL, EXO’s anticipated ... More »EXO ‘Overdose’ Album Release Postponed …

    EXO ‘Overdose’ Album Release Postponed to Later Time

    With the ongoing tragedy of the sunken passenger ship, SEWOL, EXO’s anticipated ...

  • Akdong Musician Stays at No.1 for 149 Hours and No.2 on Billboard World Album Charts
    Akdong Musician Stays at No.1 for 149 … CJ E&M enewsWorld

    Only just getting started, Akdong Musician is seeing much success with ... More »Akdong Musician Stays at No.1 for 149 …

    Akdong Musician Stays at No.1 for 149 Hours and No.2 on Billboard World Album Charts

    Only just getting started, Akdong Musician is seeing much success with ...

  • Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy leaves a District of Columbia courthouse in Washington, Thursday, April 17, after the first day of his trial on an assault charge. Both the singer and his bodyguard were arrested in October after a man accused them of punching him outside a Washington hotel. (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko)
    Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard on … Associated Press

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A man accusing singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of punching him in the face is trying to "get rich" as a result of a bloody nose, a lawyer for the bodyguard said Thursd … More »Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard on …

    Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy leaves a District of Columbia courthouse in Washington, Thursday, April 17, after the first day of his trial on an assault charge. Both the singer and his bodyguard were arrested in October after a man accused them of punching him outside a Washington hotel. (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko)

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A man accusing singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of punching him in the face is trying to "get rich" as a result of a bloody nose, a lawyer for the bodyguard said Thursday.

  • File photo of singer Miley Cyrus performing during New Year's Eve celebrations at Times Square in New York
    Miley Cyrus remains hospitalized, cancels … Reuters

    Miley Cyrus, who is suffering from a sinus infection, has postponed two more U.S. concerts on her "Bangerz" tour as the pop star remains hospitalized following an allergic reaction to antibiotics, her … More »Miley Cyrus remains hospitalized, cancels …

    File photo of singer Miley Cyrus performing during New Year's Eve celebrations at Times Square in New York

    Miley Cyrus, who is suffering from a sinus infection, has postponed two more U.S. concerts on her "Bangerz" tour as the pop star remains hospitalized following an allergic reaction to antibiotics, her concert promoter said on Thursday. Cyrus, 21, called off upcoming shows in Nashville, Tennessee, on Friday and Louisville, …

  • An original 1954 Fender Stratocaster head stock, left, is shown next to a 2014 model, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 at a studio in Scottsdale, Ariz. April 2014 marks the 60th anniversary of the very first Stratocaster ever sold. (AP Photo/Matt York)
    Guitarists still making memorable music … Associated Press

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl. More »Guitarists still making memorable music …

    An original 1954 Fender Stratocaster head stock, left, is shown next to a 2014 model, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 at a studio in Scottsdale, Ariz. April 2014 marks the 60th anniversary of the very first Stratocaster ever sold. (AP Photo/Matt York)

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl.

  • In this undated photo released by the Country Music Hall of Fame, country music artist Hank Williams is shown. Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl. "The Garden Spot Programs, 1950" features 24 songs and jingles from a taped show that aired on early country radio stations, sponsored by a Texas plant nursery. Most of the tapes were lost, but one station, KSIB-AM in Creston, Iowa, saved its copies. The recordings were transferred, restored and mastered for release on May 20 by Omnivore Records. (AP Photo/Country Music Hall of Fame)
    Lost radio program featuring Hank Williams … Associated Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl. More »Lost radio program featuring Hank Williams …

    In this undated photo released by the Country Music Hall of Fame, country music artist Hank Williams is shown. Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl. "The Garden Spot Programs, 1950" features 24 songs and jingles from a taped show that aired on early country radio stations, sponsored by a Texas plant nursery. Most of the tapes were lost, but one station, KSIB-AM in Creston, Iowa, saved its copies. The recordings were transferred, restored and mastered for release on May 20 by Omnivore Records. (AP Photo/Country Music Hall of Fame)

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl.

  • R&B singer Chris Brown, who pleaded guilty to assaulting his girlfriend Rihanna, appears in court in Los Angeles
    Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard on … Reuters

    By Tom Ramstack WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man who accused singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of breaking his nose testified on Thursday that the R&B artist punched him because he did not want to pose … More »Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard on …

    R&B singer Chris Brown, who pleaded guilty to assaulting his girlfriend Rihanna, appears in court in Los Angeles

    By Tom Ramstack WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man who accused singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of breaking his nose testified on Thursday that the R&B artist punched him because he did not want to pose for a photo. The testimony came on the first day of the misdemeanor assault trial of Brown's bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy. …

  • Singer Rihanna arrives at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles
    Rihanna settles multimillion-dollar … Reuters

    By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pop star Rihanna has agreed to settle a lawsuit with her former accountants accusing them of mismanaging her finances and costing her millions of dollars, lawyers for … More »Rihanna settles multimillion-dollar …

    Singer Rihanna arrives at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles

    By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pop star Rihanna has agreed to settle a lawsuit with her former accountants accusing them of mismanaging her finances and costing her millions of dollars, lawyers for the parties told a federal judge on Thursday. The terms of the deal were not disclosed during a brief hearing before U.S. …

  • En esta foto de archivo del 5 de noviembre del 2009, Juan Gabriel canta en la 10a ceremonia anual de los Latin Grammy, en la que fue honrado como Persona del Año, en Las Vegas. El ícono de la música mexicana anunció las nuevas fechas de sus conciertos en California tras haber sido hospitalizado en Las Vegas con neumonía, se informó el miércoles 16 de abril del 2014. (AP Foto/Matt Sayles, Archivo)
    Juan Gabriel expected to leave hospital … Associated Press

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mexican musical icon Juan Gabriel is expected to be released from a Las Vegas hospital this weekend after being admitted Monday with pneumonia. More »Juan Gabriel expected to leave hospital …

    En esta foto de archivo del 5 de noviembre del 2009, Juan Gabriel canta en la 10a ceremonia anual de los Latin Grammy, en la que fue honrado como Persona del Año, en Las Vegas. El ícono de la música mexicana anunció las nuevas fechas de sus conciertos en California tras haber sido hospitalizado en Las Vegas con neumonía, se informó el miércoles 16 de abril del 2014. (AP Foto/Matt Sayles, Archivo)

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mexican musical icon Juan Gabriel is expected to be released from a Las Vegas hospital this weekend after being admitted Monday with pneumonia.

  • File picture shows Puerto Rican salsa singer Jose "Cheo" Feliciano performing in San Juan
    Salsa great Cheo Feliciano dies in car … Associated Press

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican salsa legend Cheo Feliciano died in a car accident early Thursday, prompting the governor of the U.S. territory to declare three days of mourning. More »Salsa great Cheo Feliciano dies in car …

    File picture shows Puerto Rican salsa singer Jose "Cheo" Feliciano performing in San Juan

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican salsa legend Cheo Feliciano died in a car accident early Thursday, prompting the governor of the U.S. territory to declare three days of mourning.

  • File picture shows Puerto Rican salsa singer Jose "Cheo" Feliciano embracing Panamanian singer Ruben Blades in San Juan
    Salsa music great José 'Cheo' … Reuters

    By Ana Martinez-Santiago SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Puerto Rican singer José Luis "Cheo" Feliciano, who performed with some of salsa's top stars, was killed in a car crash in San Juan early Thursday morning, … More »Salsa music great José 'Cheo' …

    File picture shows Puerto Rican salsa singer Jose "Cheo" Feliciano embracing Panamanian singer Ruben Blades in San Juan

    By Ana Martinez-Santiago SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Puerto Rican singer José Luis "Cheo" Feliciano, who performed with some of salsa's top stars, was killed in a car crash in San Juan early Thursday morning, police said. Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla declared three days of mourning for the widely admired salsero. …

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