Avenged Sevenfold and Disturbed have paid tribute to a 19-year-old stagehand who died while breaking down their set after a gig in Stuttgart, Germany. A second 26-year-old man was also injured in the incident.
Carrie Underwood has added a new duet partner to her long list of collaborators—her son. In a new video posted to Instagram the country star and her toddler son belt out the hymnal "Jesus Loves Me" while riding in the car together.
Band mates of the late Allman Brothers drummer Butch Trucks paid tribute to the icon during a private memorial concert earlier this week. The event took place at the Cox Capitol Theatre in Macon, Georgia and featured a host family members and collaborators from throughout Trucks' career.
Rihanna has shared a sneak peak of her new cosmetics line with fans. The new line will come in collaboration with cosmetics manufacturer LVMH and is set to premier next fall. News of the new products came via Riri's official cosmetics Instagram @FentyBeauyCosmetics.
Grace Slick has revealed that she will donate all of the proceeds from a recent deal with Chik-Fil-A to LGBTQ charities. The former Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship singer agreed to license a song to the fast food chain, which has famously supported anti-gay and anti-abortion causes in recent years.
Depeche Mode has signed on for a headlining appearance at the upcoming BBC 6 Music Festival. The event is scheduled to take place in Glasgow this spring and follows previous stagings in Manchester, Tyneside and Bristol, U.K. This year Depeche Mode joins a growing lineup including Father John Misty, Goldfrapp and Warpaint as headlining acts.
Model Karrueche Tran has filed for a restraining order against her ex-boyfriend, singer Chris Brown. Tran alleges that Brown threatened to kill her. "He said if no one else can have me, then he's gonna 'take me out.'" The restraining order requires Brown to stay at least 100 yards away from Tran, her mother, Cindy Adamson, and her brother, Raymond.
Luke Bryan has shared news of the passing of his infant niece. The baby, named Sadie Brett Boyer, was born to Bryan's brother-in-law and passed earlier this week after falling into declining health. The newborn reportedly had a mix of health issues including a heart problem. "Please flood the heavens with prayers," the family wrote at 5:30 p.m. ET on Monday.
Meghan Trainor is preparing for the release of new music this week after teasing a new song, "I'm A Lady," recently across her social media pages. Trainor has been sharing sneak previews of the song's music video. In one photo she appears standing over a sort of executive boardroom table, while in others she's dressed in a top hat with a sparkling jacket.
Jennifer Lopez appeared on the Ellen show recently. The pop singer opened up about her dating preferences and relationships.
Degeneres asked Lopez about her supposed attraction to younger men. Lopez explained, "If I like them, I like them and if I don't, I don't. It's just about the person. It's about who they are, it has nothing to do with age."
Liam Gallagher says that his new solo album, which he has been working on since signing a record deal with Warner Bros last year, is coming soon.
Gallagher told all of his followers on Twitter that 'L FUCKIN G is on the way', adding 'look out, be brave', and 'listening forward to my new tunes all you NGHFB fans are gonna have nowhere to run or hide Ha ha'.
Jason Aldean has reportedly signed on for a headlining performance at the upcoming Route 91 Harvest Festival. The event is set to take place in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Village and will run from September 29th through October 1st.
Bon Jovi has reportedly broken the attendance record for fans at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. The appearance came earlier this month as part of the band's This House Is Not For Sale tour. Total attendance for the night peaked out at 18,514.
Solange has signed on for a headlining appearance at the upcoming Lovebox 2017 event. The festival is set to take place at Victoria Park in London between July 14 and 15. Other headliners already confirmed for the event include Jamie XX and Frank Ocean.
J. Cole has revealed plans for an extended world tour. The 57-date trek has been dubbed the 4 Your Eyez Only tour and will kick off with a US leg on June 1st at the Music Farm in Columbia, South Carolina. That leg will wrap on June 17th at the Norva in Norfolk, Virginia.