The Who are first honored as London unveils Music Walk of Fame - British rock band The Who became the first act to receive a paving stone on the Music Walk of Fame in London on Tuesday, in the unveiling of a new cultural attraction that echoes the starry sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard.
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 11:49:22 -0500
MTV launches 2020 '+1thevote' campaign to mobilize Millennials and Gen Z - In 1990, a bikini-clad Madonna wrapped in a U.S. flag urged MTV viewers to vote in Senate elections as the youth television network partnered with a “Rock the Vote” campaign that mixed pop culture and politics.
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 11:40:38 -0500
'The Crown' peddles subversive republican message, says royal historian - Television series "The Crown" might have won millions of fans across the globe with its dramatization of the life and reign of Britain's Queen Elizabeth but one royal historian has accused it of peddling a subversive republican message.
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 10:56:18 -0500
Ukrainian artist strikes a chord with matchsticks - Ukrainian Bogdan Senchukov wants to carve his way into the Guinness Records: by making the world's biggest collection of musical instruments from matchsticks. 
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 10:23:40 -0500
Miniature Bronte manuscript returns to author's childhood home - A miniature manuscript written by the teenage Charlotte Bronte is returning to her childhood home in West Yorkshire after it was bought by a British museum at auction in Paris.
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 19:39:49 -0500
Love Mud Do: McCartney to headline 50th Glastonbury Festival - Former Beatle Paul McCartney will headline Glastonbury Festival, the pinnacle of Britain's pop music calendar, for its 50th anniversary next year, organisers said on Monday.
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:47:35 -0500
Qantas urges rapper to withdraw racism accusation against staffer - Australia's flagship airline, Qantas, said on Monday it stood ready to offer legal assistance to a member of its flight crew named in a racism accusation by Black Eyed Peas rapper on social media.
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 02:51:25 -0500
Box Office: 'Ford v Ferrari' Races to First Place, 'Charlie's Angels' Collapses - LOS ANGELES, ( - "Ford v Ferrari" left its box office competitors in the dust as Disney's historical sports drama sped its way to $31 million in North America.
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:10:00 -0500
Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri arrested for suspected drug possession: NHK - Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri, famous for her role in 2005 drama "1 Litre of Tears", has been arrested on suspicion of possessing drugs, NHK reported on Saturday citing unnamed sources.
Sat, 16 Nov 2019 04:38:43 -0500
Taylor Swift wins some support in feud with old label, and lots of silence - Taylor Swift and her former record label traded barbed accusations on Friday about her rights to perform her old songs, winning support from singers like Selena Gomez and Sara Bareilles but silence from many of the big hitters in the music business.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 18:49:46 -0500
'Joker' expected to cross $1 billion global box office milestone - Comic book movie "Joker" is poised to surpass $1 billion in global ticket sales on Friday, becoming the first R-rated Hollywood movie ever to overcome the milestone.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 15:36:36 -0500
Victoria Beckham knew fashion industry would dismiss her as a wannabe - Former pop-star Victoria Beckham knew she'd have to win over hard-to-impress fashion critics when she launched her first clothing line a decade ago, but the one-time Spice Girl said the industry was much harder to crack than she had ever imagined.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:56:35 -0500
Award-winning film 'Atlantics' offers haunting take on life in Senegal - To capture the harsh reality of life in Senegal, film director Mati Diop chose young people she met at building sites, bars and in Dakar's poorer suburbs as the stars of 'Atlantics', a ghost story about migrants and those they leave behind.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:19:02 -0500
New 'Star Wars' title from EA set to be big draw this holiday season - Electronic Arts Inc launched "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" on Friday, garnering strong reviews for its flagship action-adventure series that is crucial to its holiday sales, after the videogame publisher shelved "NBA Live" game.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:10:19 -0500
Beyond Baby Shark: creator of viral hit eyes China with dinosaurs - The creator of the children's song "Baby Shark," which has become a global phenomenon, says the firm is eyeing the Chinese market, where the tune did not quite catch on, with a brand new character featuring dinosaurs.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 03:24:20 -0500
Netflix to change Nazi guard documentary after Polish complaint - Netflix said on Thursday it would make changes to maps in a documentary that showed German Nazi death camps inside the borders of modern Poland, after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki pressed the streaming and production company to act.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 16:54:52 -0500
Robert De Niro to get lifetime achievement award from actor union - (Adds full name of labor union in paragraph two, fixes headline)
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:03:12 -0500
Pidgin perfect: Slang spreads message for Nigeria's 'opera queen' - Dressed in a bright red and blue robe and backed by a local band with an eclectic range of instruments, Helen Epega beats a steel drum as she declaims dramatically to an unseen audience.
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