Stories tagged: pop culture
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning “song stylist” and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Destiny’s Child singer Michelle Williams has called it quits with her fiance.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 4:11 p.m.
Spotify has released a couple of new tunes from the late rapper Mac Miller.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
The morning after Elton John postponed his Orlando concert, an official statement was released on his Twitter account.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Ariana Grande is giving fans an all-access pass into her musical life through a new documentary series on YouTube.
Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
“Star Wars” fans will soon be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off against Kylo Ren in battle.
Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
Justin Bieber has agreed to settle a long-running lawsuit filed by a former neighbor whose house the pop singer egged.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Michelle Obama said she felt anxious before giving her emotional New Hampshire speech in 2016 condemning Donald Trump for bragging about sexually assaulting women in a recording more than a …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
Rich or not, famous or not, there was little reprieve Saturday from the California wildfires sweeping through towns as different as the star-filled oceanside enclave of Malibu and the modest …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Gunshots were fired during an incident on the Beverly Hills, California, set of a music video for a song by rappers Tekashi 6ix9ine, Kanye West and Nicki Minaj on Thursday.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:53 a.m.
Here’s a little something to distract you as we await election returns. You’re welcome.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:27 p.m.
Trumpeter Roy Hargrove, a prolific player who provided his jazz sound to records across a vast range of styles and won two Grammys, has died at age 49, his manager …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
A report says the Spice Girls are about to give fans what they really, really want: a reunion.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4 p.m.
Alec Baldwin is denying that he punched anyone over a parking spot and says an assault allegation is being reported “for the purposes of clickbait entertainment.”
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 3:27 p.m.
Hilary Duff is celebrating the birth of her daughter.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 4:16 p.m.
Beyonce is in a 1990s mood as she salutes singer Toni Braxton for Halloween.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
Hours before NBC News gave Megyn Kelly’s morning show the ax, her “Today” show predecessors Tamron Hall and Al Roker reunited Thursday night.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:25 p.m.
Management for rapper Yella Beezy says he’s out of the hospital after being shot three times on a highway in the Dallas area.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
NBC’s Megyn Kelly swiftly apologized Tuesday for a morning show segment that questioned why dressing up in blackface for a Halloween costume is wrong.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
If you keep tater tots in your pocket, feed ham to your llama named Tina and can master the impossible skating maneuver “the Iron Lotus,” you might be a fan …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Film and TV actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
Don’t look for Amy Schumer in any Super Bowl LIII commercials this time around. She’s sitting this one out as she stands with Colin Kaepernick and his take-a-knee protest against …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
Lena Dunham is shutting down her online feminist newsletter.
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
Actor Bruce Dern has been released from the hospital after a fall during his daily jog in Los Angeles.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
The Astoria City Council has taken a step toward cracking down on motorists who illegally park near “The Goonies” house.
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
The Warner Bros. surprise hit “Crazy Rich Asians” will debut in China next month, ending speculation that the country’s film regulators may block the hit romantic comedy after the country’s …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
Chance the Rapper isn’t going to be Chance the Mayor anytime soon. The Chicago native set off a round of speculation Monday with a tweet that stoked long-circulating rumors that …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
Taylor Swift kicked off her week with a rare political post on social media, and at the American Music Awards she continued the conversation by encouraging fans to vote in …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
Cardi B, Shawn Mendes and Calvin Harris are set to perform on the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour this holiday season.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 12:27 p.m.
The Situation, whose abs became famous on the hit reality show “Jersey Shore,” was sentenced Friday to eight months in prison for tax fraud as his co-stars looked on.