- Craig Sager to receive Jimmy V Perseverance Award at ESPYS Updated: May-24-16 8:16 pm
Craig Sager keeps a copy of Jim Valvano's 1993 ESPYS speech on his phone. He would play it back sometimes during those long days in the hospital receiving treatment for leukemia.
- Broadway musical 'Tuck Everlasting' no longer everlasting Updated: May-24-16 6:25 pm
NEW YORK - The new musical "Tuck Everlasting" has failed to find eternal life on Broadway. It's closing on Sunday after playing less than 70 performances.
- Former Yankees OF Williams reinventing himself as a musician Updated: May-24-16 2:13 pm
WASHINGTON - Bernie Williams stopped being a baseball player in 2006. Being a musician, however, is his lifelong endeavor.
- Madonna responds to critics of her Prince tribute Updated: May-23-16 5:05 pm
Madonna is dismissing critics of her tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards with style.
- Madonna honors Prince, Dion inspires at Billboard Awards Updated: May-23-16 9:57 am
This year's Billboard Music Awards promised to be heavy on emotion during its biggest performances by iconic artists such as Celine Dion and Madonna. And they certainly delivered on Sunday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas with a political statement about transgender rights, a tender Prince tribute and Dion's return after personal losses. These are the most memorable moments of the night.
- Madonna, Stevie Wonder pay homage to Prince at Billboard Updated: May-22-16 11:40 pm
Madonna paid homage to Prince by wearing his signature color and bringing another icon - Stevie Wonder - onstage to sing the classic "Purple Rain" at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards.
- 'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TV Updated: May-19-16 9:11 pm
LOS ANGELES - Respect is due Julian Fellowes, who as a prolific writer has conquered TV with Emmy-winning "Downton Abbey," film with "Gosford Park," which earned him an Oscar, and theater with "School of Rock - The Musical," a Tony Award nominee. So which author does he most admire?
- 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.
- Emilio Navaira's brother says autopsy shows clogged artery Updated: May-19-16 2:10 pm
SAN ANTONIO - The brother of Tejano star Emilio Navaira (nah-VY'-rah) says the Grammy winner may have suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after returning from a jog.
- Maria Schneider sweeps 5 categories at 2016 Jazz Awards Updated: May-16-16 3:04 pm
NEW YORK - It's the year of the woman at the 2016 Jazz Awards with Maria Schneider becoming the first artist ever to sweep five categories.
- Jason Isbell leads Americana Music nominations Updated: May-11-16 8:07 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Americana darling Jason Isbell leads the nominations for the Americana Music Association's Honors and Awards with three nods for album of the year, artist of the year and song of the year.
- Tony nominee Jennifer Simard gets some love online Updated: May-10-16 2:39 pm
NEW YORK - Fans of a Broadway nun have turned to a higher power to get her some recognition - the Internet.
- Pregnant Audra McDonald to temporarily leave 'Shuffle Along' Updated: May-10-16 2:00 pm
NEW YORK - Audra McDonald will soon be stepping away from her new Broadway show for the best of reasons: The six-time Tony Award-winner is pregnant.
- Sophie Okonedo puts body, soul and sweater into 'Crucible' Updated: May-09-16 6:07 pm
NEW YORK - It was the last day of 2015 and Sophie Okonedo was getting ready to go out and have fun at a New Year's Eve party when she got an email that would keep her very sober indeed.
- Tony nominations help 'Waitress,' and 'Shuffle Along' Updated: May-09-16 3:34 pm
NEW YORK - Earning a clutch of Tony Award nominations is usually good for business on Broadway and that was certainly true last week for shows like "Waitress," ''Shuffle Along" and "The Color Purple."
- Underwood, Stapleton, Cam vie for CMT Music Awards Updated: May-09-16 1:04 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton and Cam are tied with three nominations each for the 2016 CMT Music Awards.
- Director tells British TV awards: 'Stand up and fight!' Updated: May-08-16 5:04 pm
DUBLIN - Rarely has an awards show begun on such a rousing note.
- Rob McClure to take over from Brian d'Arcy James on Broadway Updated: May-04-16 12:41 pm
NEW YORK - The Broadway musical "Something Rotten!" will swap Tony Award-nominees when Rob McClure takes over from Brian d'Arcy James.
- NY's Hamilton College cheers success of Broadway 'Hamilton' Updated: May-04-16 9:25 am
CLINTON, New York - Hamilton the college is taking pride in all the accolades being bestowed on "Hamilton" the musical.
- Broadway musical 'Hamilton' does what it always does - stuns Updated: May-03-16 7:52 pm
NEW YORK - The Tony Awards are being nicknamed this year the "Hamil-Tonys" in recognition that "Hamilton" is the show to beat. That was proven again Tuesday.
- Institute of Hawaiian Music earns 2 nominations for CD Updated: May-03-16 9:16 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A Maui-based program that provides students with an opportunity to study under award-winning musicians has been nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards.
- 'The King and I' welcome 2 new leads - on the same night Updated: May-02-16 12:57 pm
NEW YORK - Marin Mazzie found herself last Friday wearing a lilac ball gown hoop skirt and a determined expression.
- Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan share in Daytime Emmy award Updated: May-02-16 12:28 am
LOS ANGELES - The team of Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan is going out on top with Emmy gold.
- 'Shuffle Along' deemed a new musical, must face 'Hamilton' Updated: Apr-29-16 1:19 pm
NEW YORK - The Broadway musical "Shuffle Along" will have to tap-dance against a hip-hop monster for attention at the Tony Awards.
- Nicky Jam, Enrique Iglesias top Billboard Latin Music Awards Updated: Apr-28-16 11:04 pm
MIAMI - Nicky Jam and Enrique Iglesias took home seven awards apiece, including six shared awards for their hit duet "El Perdon," at the Billboard Latin Music Awards in Miami.