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  • Prosecutor: Gregg Allman filmmaker never given immunity

    SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Prosecutors never promised immunity from criminal charges to a filmmaker indicted after a crew member was killed by a train while shooting a biographical movie about singer Gregg Allman, the district…

  • No bail for former music promoter in $300M fraud case

    MIAMI (AP) — A judge has refused to grant bail for a former music promoter who produced shows for acts such as the Rolling Stones, Elton John and Aerosmith and was recently extradited from Brazil…

  • Rolling Stone’s archive coming to Google Play for free

    NEW YORK (AP) — Selections of Rolling Stone magazine’s near 50-year archive will be available for free on Google Play. Rolling Stone made the announcement Wednesday. Articles from its archive will be available Friday for…

  • Music Review: Ne-Yo’s ‘Non-Fiction’ tells the same story

    NEW YORK (AP) — Ne-Yo, “Non-Fiction” (Motown) Ahh, Ne-Yo. So much talent — the voice, the songwriting. And yet, somehow, such a boring album. It’s a little crazy-making, truth be told. All the ingredients are…

  • Top 10 Ramones Songs

     A countdown of the best Ramones songs, as compiled by WTOP’s Neal Augenstein and Jason Fraley.

  • Drummer shares punk rock memories of The Ramones

      WASHINGTON — Rock bands don’t come any more influential than The Ramones, the edgy punk rockers from Queens, N.Y., who launched a blitzkrieg on the music industry from 1974 to 1996.  Now you can…

  • LA jury awards $5 million to funk legend Sly Stone

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Funk legend Sly Stone was awarded $5 million on Tuesday in a breach-of-contract suit that claimed his business partners and his own company cheated him out of royalties. A Los Angeles…

  • Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett among duets set for Grammy Awards

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Grammy Awards will feature a number of collaborative performances, including Lady Gaga with Tony Bennett and Adam Levine with Gwen Stefani. The Recording Academy said Tuesday that Annie Lennox will…

  • Domingo to sing in Woody Allen-directed opera in LA

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Placido Domingo will take on his 146th role when he sings the title character of Puccini’s “Gianni Schicchi” in a Woody Allen production on Sept. 12, the opening night of the…

  • Super Bowl jet-setters get topflight travel treatment

    PHOENIX (AP) — For some travelers visiting Arizona for the Super Bowl, the trip may be just as memorable as the game. Hundreds of luxury jets will arrive at the eight airports around metropolitan Phoenix…

  • Common, John Legend to perform ‘Glory’ at Academy Awards

    NEW YORK (AP) — Common and John Legend will perform their Oscar-nominated song “Glory” at the Academy Awards. The song is from the civil rights drama “Selma” and is among the five nominees for best…

  • Spotify’s Top 10 most viral tracks

    The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Jan. 19, to Sunday, Jan. 25,…

  • Spotify’s Top 10 most streamed tracks

    The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Jan. 19 to Sunday, Jan. 25…

  • Super Bowl jet-setters get topflight travel treatment

    PHOENIX (AP) — For some travelers visiting Arizona for the Super Bowl, the trip may be just as memorable as the game. Hundreds of luxury jets will arrive at the eight airports around metropolitan Phoenix…

  • The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

    iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending January 26, 2015: Top Songs 1. Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars), Mark Ronson 2. Thinking Out Loud, Ed Sheeran 3. Sugar, Maroon 5 4. Take Me to…