Music

December 18, 2016 - 2:07 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles radio personality and host of the nationally syndicated show "Rockline" Bob Coburn has died. He was 68. His radio home since 1980, Los Angeles station KLOS 95.5, announced Coburn's death on its website. The station said he died Saturday of lung cancer after being...
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December 16, 2016 - 7:02 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's tourism marketing agency had a management shake-up Friday after Gov. Rick Scott asked for the CEO to step down for refusing to publicly disclose the agency had paid rapper Pitbull $1 million to promote the state. Visit Florida CEO Will Seccombe "was in agreement"...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2016 file photo, Pitbull appears at the eMerge Americas technology event in Miami Beach, Fla. Pitbull released his $1 million contract with Florida's tourism marketing agency via Twitter Thursday, two days after the House speaker sued to find out details of the agreement that included the production of a video for the song "Sexy Beaches." House Speaker Richard Corcoran filed a lawsuit Tuesday in an attempt to have details of the contract disclosed. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
December 15, 2016 - 3:43 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rapper Pitbull released his $1 million contract with Florida's tourism marketing agency via Twitter on Thursday, two days after a lawmaker sued to find out details of the agreement that included production of a video for the song "Sexy Beaches." Pitbull tweeted "(asterisk)...
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December 15, 2016 - 11:28 am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rapper Pitbull released his $1 million contract with Florida's tourism marketing agency via Twitter Thursday, two days after the House speaker sued to find out details of the agreement that included the production of a video for the song "Sexy Beaches." Pitbull tweeted "(...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 file photo, US singer Patti Smith performs "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall" by absent 2016 Nobel literature laureate Bob Dylan during the 2016 Nobel prize award ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall. Smith says that when she stumbled over the lyrics of a Bob Dylan song during the Nobel Prize ceremony last week, it was because she was overwhelmed with nerves by the enormity of the experience, not because she forgot the words to "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall." Smith writes in an essay published Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, by the New Yorker that after loving the song since she was a teenager and rehearsing it incessantly in the months and days leading up to the ceremony, its lyrics "were now a part of me." (Jonas Ekstromer/TT News Agency via AP, File)
December 14, 2016 - 7:24 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patti Smith says that when she stumbled over the lyrics of a Bob Dylan song during the Nobel Prize ceremony last week, it was because she was overwhelmed with nerves by the enormity of the experience, not because she forgot the words to "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall." Smith writes...
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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, singer Jackie Evancho poses for a portrait in New York. “America’s Got Talent” star Evancho will sing the national anthem at Donald Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20, she and the Trump camp said Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016. (Photo by Drew Gurian/Invision/AP, File)
December 14, 2016 - 10:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — "America's Got Talent" star Jackie Evancho will sing the national anthem at Donald Trump's inauguration on Jan. 20. The 16-year-old Evancho said Wednesday on NBC's "Today," ''I'm so excited. It's going to be awesome." Trump's communications director for the inaugural committee...
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