Music

Lady Gaga was broke during 2009 ‘Monster Ball’ tour

Lady Gaga may have rocked the music industry with her debut album The Fame in 2008 (and those killer outfits!), but it turns out the woman who was telling everyone to “just dance” wasn’t living a life of luxury behind…

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Nikki Sixx Marries Courtney Bingham

Nikki Sixx is a married man! After more than three years together, the Mötley Crüe bassist tied the knot with model Courtney Bingham Saturday afternoon at Greystone Mansion in Los Angeles in front of family and friends, his rep confirms.…

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Chris Brown Arrested for Violating Probation: Singer Held Without Bail

Chris Brown is behind bars. The singer was arrested by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies on Friday, March 14 after Brown violated his probation. The singer, 24, was taken into custody by deputies on Friday, March 14 in Malibu,…

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Billy Joel forgets lyrics to ‘We Didn’t Start the Fire’ at Toronto concert

March. 14 (UPI) — Billy Joel reiterated his distaste for hit song “We Didn’t Start the Fire” after he forgot the lyrics during a recent concert in Canada. Joel has expressed his dislike for the song on more than one…

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Backstreet Boys Bringing World Tour to North America in May

The Backstreet Boys are back, alright.The boy band announced on “Good Morning America” today that it will be bringing its world tour back to North America in May. The band will kick off the U.S. and Canada leg of its…

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Jimi Hendrix honored on new USPS stamp

March. 13 (UPI) — Legendary musician Jimi Hendrix has been honored on a new United States Postal Service Forever stamp. The new stamp is part of the USPS Music Icons series. Johnny Cash and Ray Charles are among those who…

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Rapper Petey Pablo released from prison

March. 13 (UPI) — Rapper Petey Pablo was released from prison on Thursday morning.Pablo first came to fame in the early 2000s with songs such as “Raise Up” and “Freek-a-Leek.” The performer was arrested on September 11, 2010 at Raleigh…

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Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page will receive honorary doctorate from Berklee

March. 13 (UPI) — Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page will receive an honorary doctorate degree from Boston’s Berklee College of Music. Berklee is considered one of the most prestigious music schools in the country, and is the largest independent college…

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Neil Young’s PonoMusic music service will debut this week

AUSTIN, Texas, March 10 (UPI) — Neil Young will debut his music service, PonoMusic, and its accompanying device later this week. The 68-year-old musician has long complained about the way music sounds in the digital age, and seeks to remedy…

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Skrillex unexpectedly releases new album

March. 11 (UPI) — In keeping with the current trend for surprise albums, DJ and electronic music star Skrillex unexpectedly made his new album Recess available to stream ahead of its March 18 release date. The six-time Grammy winner put…

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