Alan Parker, director of such movies as "Midnight Express," "Fame" and "Evita," is being honored with a British Film Institute retrospective through Oct. 25 in London. Parker was a 26-year-old ad…
L.A.-based marketing and media firm CK&D is helping Fortune 500 companies and non-profit organizations spread awareness by connecting charities with celebrities such as Allison Janney, Seth Rogen and…
Public Enemy, Rush, Heart, Randy Newman, Albert King and Donna Summer round out an eclectic group of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which the Cleveland-based org announced today.
Adele toppled another chart milestone last week, as "21" returned to No. 1 for a 24th non-consecutive week, equaling the pinnacle run of the "Saturday Night Fever" and "Purple Rain" soundtracks.
This intimate character drama explores gay adoption rights, or rather the lack thereof, in 1970s Los Angeles without ever becoming preachy or pushing for contempo relevance.
After 20 years in the music industry, rapper Snoop Dogg will be honored as a BMI Icon at the 2011 BMI Urban Awards.
The whittle while you work portion of "American Idol" -- the cast of 172 taken down to 24 in two fast hours -- has begun. Quick cuts and glimpses of off-key singing, forgetfulness and brilliance…
Grammy-winning arranger and record producer Arif Mardin, who was behind sounds as diverse as the Bee Gees' falsetto and Norah Jones' debut album, died Sunday of pancreatic cancer at his New York City…
An early frontrunner in this season's "American Idol" has ankled the competish just days after making it into show's final round of 12. Mario Vasquez "has withdrawn from the competition for personal…
The second day of KIIS-FM's annual Wango Tango concert, featuring veteran groups Aerosmith and the Bee Gees and younger bands American Hi-Fi and Vertical Horizon, boasted a more rock-oriented lineup…
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band will attract some grown-up flower children of the 1960s who will soon find the Michael Schultz film to be a totally bubblegum and cotton candy melange of garish…