Music

Pop star Pink to be honored at London’s BRIT Awards

Pop star Pink to be honored at London’s BRIT Awards

Published 07/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Pop star Pink will receive the Outstanding Contribution to Music Award at this year’s BRITs, organizers of Britain’s pop music honors said [more…]

‘Black Panther’ takes top SAG awards prize, elevating Oscar chances

‘Black Panther’ takes top SAG awards prize, elevating Oscar chances

Published 28/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Superhero film “Black Panther,” heralded for its mainly black cast and vibrant celebration of African culture, won the top Screen Actors [more…]

Factbox: Key winners for the 2019 Screen Actors Guild awards

Factbox: Key winners for the 2019 Screen Actors Guild awards

Published 28/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The 2019 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards for film and television were handed out during a televised ceremony in Los Angeles [more…]

Oscar-crowned French composer Michel Legrand dies at 86

Oscar-crowned French composer Michel Legrand dies at 86

Published 26/01/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - French composer and pianist Michel Legrand has died at 86 after a career in which he stood out for soundtracks in screen [more…]

Face value: One-time Afghan wedding singer a ringer for Canada’s…

Face value: One-time Afghan wedding singer a ringer for Canada’s…

Published 17/01/2019

KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan singer Abdul Salam Maftoon’s striking resemblance to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has turned him into an unlikely celebrity in the [more…]

Anne-Marie, Dua Lipa and George Ezra among BRIT Awards nominees

Anne-Marie, Dua Lipa and George Ezra among BRIT Awards nominees

Published 12/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Singers Anne-Marie, Dua Lipa, Jess Glynne and George Ezra are among the nominees for next month’s BRIT Awards, Britain’s annual pop music [more…]

Jackson estate slams as ‘pathetic’ abuse claims in new documentary

Jackson estate slams as ‘pathetic’ abuse claims in new documentary

Published 11/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Michael Jackson’s estate on Thursday condemned on Thursday an upcoming documentary about alleged child sexual abuse by the late singer as [more…]

Lady Gaga says won’t work again with singer R.Kelly

Lady Gaga says won’t work again with singer R.Kelly

Published 10/01/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lady Gaga has vowed to remove a duet she recorded with R&B singer R.Kelly from streaming services and never collaborate with [more…]

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ takes upset win at Netflix-dominated Golden Globes

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ takes upset win at Netflix-dominated Golden Globes

Published 07/01/2019

(This January 6 story fixes spelling of Olivia Colman’s surname in paragraph 17) By Jill Serjeant Key winners at the 2019 Golden GlobesGolden Globe TV [more…]

Celine Dion, John Legend to perform at Aretha Franklin tribute concert

Celine Dion, John Legend to perform at Aretha Franklin tribute concert

Published 28/12/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Celine Dion, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson and John Legend will be among a host of singers to perform at a tribute [more…]