Grammy predictions: AP writers debate who’ll win on Sunday

The Beyhive is all abuzz over the possibility that Beyoncé will have a chance to make Grammy history this yearwhich should make for an exciting awards show as she’s up against heavy hitters Adele, Kendrick Lamar and Harry Styles. She’ll need just four more trophies to ascend to the top decorated artist in the Recording … Read more

French Quarter Festival 2023 lineup to include The Soul Rebels with Big Freedia, Tank and the Bangas, Ani DiFranco and more | Events

The Soul Rebels featuring Big Freedia, Tank and the Bangas, Ani DiFranco, Sweet Crude, Dee1, Flagboy Giz and Iceman Special are among more than 270 performers scheduled to play French Quarter Festival on April 13-16. French Quarter Festivals, Inc., this morning announced the New Orleans-heavy lineup for its 40th anniversary edition. The free festival features … Read more

Marilyn Manson sued for allegedly sexually assaulting a teen girl

Marilyn Manson allegedly groomed and repeatedly sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl in the ’90s, according to a new bombshell lawsuit. The shock rocker allegedly first attacked the girl — named as Jane Doe in the suit, filed Monday in Nassau County Supreme Court and seen by Page Six — after inviting her on his tour … Read more

Marilyn Manson sued for allegedly sexually assaulting a teen girl

Marilyn Manson allegedly groomed and repeatedly sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl in the ’90s, according to a new bombshell lawsuit. The shock rocker allegedly first attacked the girl — named as Jane Doe in the suit, filed Monday in Nassau County Supreme Court and seen by Page Six — after inviting her on his tour … Read more

Lisa Marie Presley was on opioids, lost over 40 pounds before death: report

Lisa Marie Presley was reportedly using opioids and weight loss medication prior to her death. Sources close to the family told TMZ that the late singer “was taking opioids again” after battling addiction issues for years. The outlet reports that Lisa Marie – who was 54 when she died – was on an “extreme weight … Read more

Ticketmaster gets grilled: 6 takeaways from hearing over Taylor Swift concert fiasco

CNN — Lawmakers grilled a top executive of Ticketmaster’s parent company, Live Nation Entertainment, on Tuesday after the service’s inability to process orders for Taylor Swift’s upcoming tour left millions of people unable to buy tickets late last year. During the three-hour hearing, senators pressed Live Nation president and CFO Joe Berchtold and some other … Read more

Taylor Swift: Live Nation exec will face lawmakers about concert tickets fiasco

New York CNN — Lawmakers are set to grill top executives from the event ticketing industry on Tuesday after Ticketmaster’s inability to process orders for Taylor Swift’s upcoming tour left millions of fans unable to buy tickets or without their tickets even after purchase. Joe Berchtold, the president and CFO of Ticketmaster parent company Live … Read more

King Charles III’s coronation: Buckingham Palace reveals details of three-day celebration

London CNN — Buckingham Palace on Saturday revealed details of King Charles III’s coronation that will see three days of celebrations across the country in which the public will be invited to participate. The coronation will take place on Saturday May 6, a “Coronation Big Lunch” and “Coronation Concert” the following day, and an extra … Read more

The biggest Broadway shows opening in 2023

CNN — Broadway babies, we’ve reached that spectacular segment of the theatrical season in which musicals and plays open in droves and vie for a chance to win a Tony Award – or 11. There are tigers and murderous barbers and cookouts and corn-centric fables opening on Broadway this year, and those are just the … Read more

The 12 Best Albums of 2022

All creative industries are bound by trends. Hollywood has its superhero blockbuster. The fashion world its seasonal wunderkind. Silicon Valley loves a disruptor. Before streaming’s age of excess, prestige dramas were all the rage in television. Increasingly, the machinations that help drive success in the music business—beyond sheer talent, of course—are determined by digital launching … Read more