John Legend has blasted President Donald Trump, calling his first 100 days in office a "huge fail." Legend told reporters Trump was a "terrible president" and "corrupt" while speaking on the red carpet ahead of his performance at the TIME 100 gala. "He's manifestly unqualified, not curious, not good at legislating or really anything the job requires," he said.
Lady Gaga took home three Webby Awards at the 21st annual awards event. She won honors for Live Experiences (Branded) in the Film & Video category and two People's Voice Awards for Integrated Campaign (Film & Video) and Branded Content (Advertising, Media & PR) for The Lady Gaga + Intel Performance. Webbys winners were selected by a panel of judges.
The Kills, Clinic, Wild Beasts, Gruff Rhys, Nadine Shah, and Fat White Family will all take part in an upcoming 50th anniversary concert for the Velvet Underground. The show, which is billed under the name "John Cale & Friends," will be part of Liverpool's Sound City Festival.
A new posthumous single from Chuck Berry has been released. The new track is titled "Wonderful Woman" and will be included on the late music legend's final album, Chuck. The previously unreleased songs that will be featured on the album were recorded by Berry between 2001 and 2014. On the track, the rock godfather sings about the experience of being stopped in his tracks.
The Chainsmokers surprised their fans in Cincinnati on April 26 by having Florida Georgia Line join them onstage for a performance of "Last Day Alive," the closing track off their chart-topping debut Memories . . . Do Not Open. The hitmakers did a little foreshadowing earlier in the day via an Instagram post.
Sevendust has announced that they will continue the celebration of the twentieth anniversary of their self-titled debut album by performing it in its entirety on a short tour of the East Coast.
The band made the announcement on social media, stating, "You wanted it, you got it — we are going to hit the road for a few dates playing our debut album in its entirety."
Lorde has signed on for a headlining performance at this year's Bumbershoot festival. The event is set to take place this year at the Seattle Center in Seattle, Washington between September 1 and 3. Passes for the event are set to go on sale on April 28.
Carrie Underwood was honored with BMI's Board of Director's Award earlier this week. She received the award during the 69th annual BMI/NAB Dinner, which took place on April 25. During her acceptance speech Underwood said that she was thrilled to be recognized by the organization.
Blondie has unveiled their new track "Fragments." The track is a cover of a folk tune by the Vancouver-based indie band Unkindness and will be included on the Blondie's forthcoming new release Pollinator.
U.S. film director, actor and screenwriter Jonathan Demme, who directed 1991 Oscar winning horror thriller "The Silence of the Lambs," has died.
Demme, one of the most eclectic, delightful and original film-makers in Hollywood, died in NewYork City Wednesday at the age of 73 from complications from...
2 Chainz has rolled it out for his mom just ahead of the upcoming Mother's Day holiday. The emcee truly spared no expense this year, buying his mother a new house. He broke news of the big purchase earlier this week on Instagram.
Brad Paisley has revealed that he is working on a visual album release for his new record Love and War. He broke news of the film/music release on Facebook and revealed that it will be available via iTunes on April 28.
Iggy Pop has signed a new worldwide licensing deal with Sony Music's joint venture with Artist Legacy Group, who will represent the iconic artist's "global brand."
The deal will "spearhead new license extension opportunities for Iggy Pop's name and likeness across multiple product categories and media platforms," according to a press release.
Aretha Franklin has sounded off against Dionne Warwick for a comment the latter made at Whitney Houston's funeral. The new comments stem from Warwick speaking to attendees at the funeral and initially stating that Franklin was in attendance when she was not.
Snoop Dogg has confirmed plans for the release of a new album titled Neva Left. The release is due out on May 19 and the cover features Snoop standing alongside a California Route 187 road sign. The image, captured during the Doggystyle era, was shot by Chi Modu.