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Wiz Khalifa -- Man Shot and Killed at Concert

Wiz Khalifa' s concert near San Jose, CA Friday night turned deadly ... when a man was shot to death ... TMZ has learned.


Related Topix: Wiz Khalifa, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA

5 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

Iggy Azalea falls off stage during pre-VMA show

In this Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 file photo, Iggy Azalea performs in Santa Monica, Calif.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Santa Monica, CA, Charli XCX

7 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Here's The $3,500 Gift Bag Musicians Will Take Home At MTV's Video Music Awards

After BeyoncA© and this summer's buzzed about singer Iggy Azalea perform at MTV's Video Music Awards this Sunday, they'll go home with a gift bag valued at more than $3,500.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Atlanta Teacher Fired For Playing 'Drunk In Love', Among Other Things

The Atlanta school district wants to remove a sixth grade teacher for playing Beyonce's "Drunk in Love" in class, but that's the least of her alleged failings.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, R-N-B

WQEN-FM Birmingham

DJ Mustard Opens up About Working With Rihanna

We've all heard "Mustard on that beat" at the start of tons of hit songs, like Jeremih's "Don't Tell 'Em," "Rack City" by Tyga, Tre Songz's "Na Na," and "Show Me" from Kid Ink.


Related Topix: Tyga, KiD iNk, Celebrities, Ryan Seacrest

The Reporter

Mariah Carey slaps gag order on Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon isn't supposed to be talking about his split with Mariah Carey. But he did, and she's not happy.


Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Mariah Carey, Lake Buena Vista, FL, Entertainment


Lauryn Hill releases song to support Ferguson

Lauryn Hill has been performing her song "Black Rage" in concert for years, but on Wednesday she released a recording of the song in support of the residents of Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of the Michael Brown incident.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Black Entertainment, Talib Kweli, Entertainment

Prince George Citizen

Storied Sahara casino reborn as SLS Las Vegas; First major Strip resort to open ...

The Moroccan-themed Sahara casino that once hosted the Rat Pack and the Beatles is opening as the SLS Las Vegas after a complete transformation.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock

Amazing Kids Perform 'Happy' In Sign Language

Pharrell Williams ' 'Happy' is a song no one can get away from, but this new video makes us appreciate it all over again.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock


Rihanna Obtains Restraining Order

LOS ANGELES: Singer Rihanna has obtained a restraining order against a man who was caught eyeing her Hollywood Hills property here last week.


Related Topix: Dance, Rihanna, Pop/Rock, R-N-B, Pacific-Palisades, CA


Pharrell Williams sued by YouTube show producer The producer of...

The producer of PHARRELL WILLIAMS' YouTube show ARTST TLK is suing the HAPPY hitmaker for abandoning the project to become a judge on THE VOICE.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Thu Aug 21, 2014

This is Local London

Cyrus to make VMAs return visit

Miley Cyrus is going to be making another visit to the MTV Video Music Awards, one year on from her shock performance with Robin Thicke.


Related Topix: Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Dance, Robin Thicke, Pop/Rock, Beyonce, R-N-B, Black Entertainment


US inspector finds Beyonce, Jay-Z Cuba trip legal

HAVANA - The U.S. Treasury Department's inspector general has determined Jay-Z and Beyonce's fifth-anniversary trip to Cuba last year was legal under rules allowing educational travel to the island.


Related Topix: Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, R-N-B, us Travel, Travel, Cuba, World News,

Chicagos 103.5 KISS FM

Charli XCX Almost Used Ghost's Voice on Her New Album

Charli XCX has been everywhere lately - between her own hit single "Boom Clap" and collaboration with Iggy Azalea, "Fancy" - and she's showing no signs of slowing down.


Related Topix: Charli XCX, Dance, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Ryan Seacrest, Supernatural

100.1 Sunny100 FM

REPORT: Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Divorce 'A Done Deal'

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon separated back in May -- and are living apart ... and TMZ reports divorce lawyers have been negotiating a property settlement and custody agreement for months and the divorce is "a done deal."


Related Topix: Dance, Mariah Carey, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

Inside Bay Area

Today's Music Picks: Wiz Khalifa set for Shoreline Amphitheatre

The ever-intriguing Wiz Khalifa is on the road supporting his fifth studio album, "Blacc Hollywood," and performs Friday at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View.


Related Topix: Wiz Khalifa, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, Industrial, Pop/Rock, Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden, The White Stripes, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Journal Gazette

Art at your fingertips

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Rap

Wed Aug 20, 2014


High Fives 8/21-8/27

2. "Boom Clap," by Charli XCX: Charli began recording for her debut album at age 14. Her second studio album is coming out Oct. 21. 3. "Bailando," by Enrique Iglesias is a house fav for Trinity who's live weekday mornings from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Magic 104.9. 5. "Trumpets," by Jason Derulo: Magic 105's new song highlight of the week.


Related Topix: Clean Bandit, Charli XCX, Dance, Pop/Rock, Enrique Iglesias, Jason Derulo, Opinion

KNEK-FM Lafayette

Trey Songz Issues Visual for "What's Best for You"

Following the announcement of his tour with Chris Brown , Trey Songz has released the video for his new single, "What's Best for You."


Related Topix: Trey Songz


Jennifer Hudson's Half-Brother, Stephen Angelo Simpson, Arrested For Alleged Stabbing

AUGUST 19: Singer Jennifer Hudson performs on NBC's 'Today' at Rockefeller Plaza on August 19, 2014 in New York City.


Related Topix: Jennifer Hudson, Dance, WireImage, Los Angeles, CA, Studio City (Los Angeles, CA)