MTV's Video Music Awards drops plans for indoor show due to coronavirus
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - MTV has abandoned the idea of holding its Video Music Awards show at an indoor venue in New York because of the complications of the coronavirus epidemic.
German band keeps on swingin' through pandemic
BERLIN, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Undeterred by the coronavirus, a Berlin-based swing band has been streaming nightly gigs from the family living room since the start of lockdown and is determined to carry on until the pandemic is over.
Gwyneth Paltrow stunned by derision over her 'conscious uncoupling' announcement
(Reuters) - Gwyneth Paltrow says deciding to split with her first husband Chris Martin was painful enough, but nothing could have prepared her for the public mockery that greeted the announcement of their "conscious uncoupling."
R&B star Lizzo to produce TV programming for Amazon's streaming service
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Grammy-winning R&B star Lizzo has signed a deal to produce television programming for Amazon.com Inc's Prime Video streaming service, the singer announced on Thursday.
U.S. record producer Detail charged with raping five women
(Reuters) - Grammy Award-winning producer Detail, who once worked with Beyonce, has been charged with raping five women and sexually assaulting a sixth, the Los Angeles District Attorney's office said on Thursday.
Keke Palmer to Host 2020 MTV Video Music Awards
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Hustlers" star Keke Palmer is set to host the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, airing live from Barclays Center on Aug. 30 at 8 p.m.
Grammy-winning producer 'Detail' arrested on sexual assault charges, LA Sheriffs Dept says
Aug 6 (Reuters) - Grammy award-winning music producer Noel Fisher, known for his work with singer Beyonce, was arrested on Wednesday on more than a dozen sexual assault charges, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) said.
Mexican president stops for photo-op with narco-ballad singer in Sinaloa
MONTERREY, Mexico (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stopped to take a photo with a singer known for his celebratory "narcocorridos" during the president's visit to Sinaloa on Wednesday.
Lady Gaga Turns Talk Show Host With 'Gaga Radio' Show on Apple Music
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Lady Gaga is teaming up with Apple Music for a weekly show, "Gaga Radio," in which she will chat with some of the leading lights of dance music and debut exclusive DJ mixes, starting this Friday, the service announced today.
Neil Young sues Donald Trump's campaign for using his songs
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Neil Young sued U.S. President Donald Trump's re-election campaign on Tuesday, accusing it of copyright infringement for playing the rocker's songs without permission.
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