- Kinston sax great Parker honored with North Carolina award Updated: May-23-16 3:19 pm
KINSTON, North Carolina - Gold records line the walls in the office of Maceo Parker's Kinston homestead, commemorating some of the hits the iconic saxophonist has played on over the past half-century. But Parker's most eye-catching artifacts are the pictures of him with various members of the celebrity jet stream.
- The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store Updated: May-20-16 3:08 pm
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending May 19, 2016:
- Maroon 5, citing morality, cancels North Carolina concerts Updated: May-20-16 12:14 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The pop group Maroon 5 on Friday joined the list of entertainers canceling appearances in North Carolina because of its law that denies anti-discrimination protections and dictates which restrooms transgender people can use.
- Country artists welcome Beyonce to the format Updated: May-20-16 12:40 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - When Beyonce dropped a country tune inside her new visual album "Lemonade," it was the biggest crossover news in country music since Justin Timberlake brought down the house at the Country Music Association Awards last year alongside Chris Stapleton.
- Drake leads BET Awards with 9 nods; Beyonce, Rihanna 5 each Updated: May-19-16 8:30 pm
NEW YORK - Drake is walking into the BET Awards with nine nominations, nearly doubling Beyonce and Rihanna, who are up for five awards each.
- Douze points: Things to know about Eurovision Song Contest Updated: May-13-16 6:27 am
STOCKHOLM - The Eurovision Song Contest, possibly the only event in the world where the press kit for accredited journalists includes hair spray, is upon us.
- AP Interview: Michael Brown's mom's book recalls death, life Updated: May-10-16 12:50 am
ST. LOUIS - Lezley McSpadden was taking a cigarette break from her grocery store job when a friend called to say someone had been shot in the street near Canfield Green Apartments in Ferguson.
- 'Just dance': Serena recounts taking part in Beyonce video Updated: May-08-16 10:28 pm
ROME - Beyonce told Serena Williams to dance and the tennis champion let loose.
- Silver reigns on Met Gala red carpet Updated: May-02-16 7:44 pm
NEW YORK - Met Gala grande dame Anna Wintour was the first to arrive on the red carpet Monday, in a fringed, white body-hugging gown by Chanel and acknowledging her life is not a great example of the evening's theme, the convergence of man and machine.
- Big Freedia twerking her way to stardom Updated: Apr-30-16 7:40 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Talk about your ups and downs.
- Beyonce slays at tour opening, offers no insight into album Updated: Apr-28-16 1:59 am
MIAMI - Whether scorned woman or confident seductress, Beyonce moved seamlessly between the two on the opening night of her Formation World Tour in Miami, offering no insight into the rumors of marital infidelity fueled by her latest album.