Ed Sheeran Leads Take That in Race for U.K. Albums Chart Title

AP Photo/Antonio Calanni Ed Sheeran performs during the Italian State RAI TV program “Che Tempo che Fa,” in Milan, Italy on March 12, 2017. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html Drake couldn’t usurp Ed Sheeran, and early indications suggest Take That won’t have enough to snatch the U.K. albums chart title. On the midweek chart, Sheeran’s Divide (Asylum) holds at No. 1, though Take That’s Wonderland (Polydor) has done typically … Continue reading Ed Sheeran Leads Take That in Race for U.K. Albums Chart Title

The Martinez Brothers Talk Trap, Working With Nile Rodgers, And Their ‘Crazy’ Album Plans

   Jerritt Clark/Getty Images The Martinez Brothers attend the launch of The Nightlife Preservation Community at  M2 Ultra Lounge on June 22, 2009 in New York City. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html The scene is a sweltering, heaving mass of joyous humanity. One part Berghain techno bunker, one part soca sweatbox, one part Caribbean house party: this is the fundamental vibe of St. Martin’s burgeoning SXM Festival. Imagine the … Continue reading The Martinez Brothers Talk Trap, Working With Nile Rodgers, And Their ‘Crazy’ Album Plans

Man Charged in Theft of John Legend’s Bag, $25K Cufflinks at JFK

Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP John Legend at the El Capitan Theatre on March 2, 2017 in Los Angeles. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html Authorities have cuffed a man charged with stealing Grammy winner John Legend‘s Louis Vuitton bag containing $25,000 Cartier cufflinks from an airport luggage cart in New York. District Attorney Richard Brown says 63-year-old Agustin Hilario swiped the bag Thursday when it was momentarily left unattended on a luggage cart at … Continue reading Man Charged in Theft of John Legend’s Bag, $25K Cufflinks at JFK

20th Anniversary of Notorious B.I.G.’s ‘Life After Death’: The Videos

Clarence Davis/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images Notorious B.I.G. photographed in New York City. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html Today marks the 20th anniversary of the Notorious B.I.G.’s Life After Death, the last album released by Biggie Smalls two weeks after his untimely passing. Spanning 24 songs over a double disc, the work features Biggie rapping about his luxurious living along with the awareness of the attention and … Continue reading 20th Anniversary of Notorious B.I.G.’s ‘Life After Death’: The Videos

Barry Manilow Joins Concert to Help Human Rights Groups

Neil H Kitson/Getty Images Barry Manilow performs at First Direct Arena Leeds on June 11, 2016 in Leeds, England. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html Barry Manilow is adding his legendary voice to a concert series in New York City that raises money for human rights organizations. The Grammy-winning singer of songs such as “Mandy,” ”I Write the Songs” and “Looks Like We Made It” will appear at the next … Continue reading Barry Manilow Joins Concert to Help Human Rights Groups

Los Fabulosos Cadillacs Launch U.S. Tour in L.A.: ‘We’re Extremely Happy to Be Back’

Art. Garcia/DDPixels.com Los Fabulosos Cadillacs perform onstage at Microsoft Theater on March 24, 2017 in Los Angeles. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html After almost eight years of not touring in the United States, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs kicked off their U.S. trek at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Friday night (March 24). “We’re very happy be performing again in L.A.,” bassist and songwriter Flavio told Billboard just hours before jumping … Continue reading Los Fabulosos Cadillacs Launch U.S. Tour in L.A.: ‘We’re Extremely Happy to Be Back’

Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole Welcome Baby Boy

Gisela Schober/Getty Images for Chopard Cheryl Cole and Liam Payne arrive at the Chopard Trophy Ceremony at the annual 69th Cannes Film Festival at Hotel Martinez on May 12, 2016 in Cannes, France. http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-6/html/container.html It’s a boy! Liam Payne and girlfriend Cheryl Cole have announced the birth of their son, who has yet to be named. The One Direction singer and former Girls Aloud member revealed … Continue reading Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole Welcome Baby Boy