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  • Today in Entertainment History

    On February 20th, 1967, singer Kurt Cobain of Nirvana was born. In 1969, “Goodbye Cream,” a documentary of Cream’s farewell concert, opened in Baltimore. Fans and critics alike panned the movie for its poor sound…

  • Don McLean pleads not guilty to domestic violence charge

    CAMDEN, Maine (AP) — Don McLean’s attorney says the singer has entered a not-guilty plea to a domestic violence charge in writing and will not appear in court later this month. Police arrested the “American…

  • Flavor Flav to face Vegas judge in DUI, speeding, pot case

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The entertainer Flavor Flav is due to face a Las Vegas judge on misdemeanor driving under the influence, speeding and marijuana possession charges stemming from a vehicle stop last May. Defense…

  • Fans can have Hendrix experience at guitarist’s London home

    LONDON (AP) — When he was not being a string-shredding, amp-blasting guitar hero, Jimi Hendrix liked nothing better than to sit at home drinking tea and watching the British soap opera “Coronation Street.” The musician’s…

  • Offbeat humor and upbeat messages dominate Super Bowl ads

    NEW YORK (AP) — From a strange creature called “Puppymonkeybaby” to a tear-inducing Audi ad, Super Bowl ads ran the gamut this year from offbeat humor to heartfelt messages. On advertising’s biggest night, Chrysler celebrated…

  • Elton John hits the road with James Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke”

    Elton John was in the passenger seat for the latest installment of James Corden’s popular feature “Carpool Karaoke” during a special edition of The Late Late Show following Super Bowl 50 Sunday.

  • Coldplay’s latest video criticized for portrayal of India

    NEW DELHI (AP) — British rock band Coldplay’s latest music video has triggered a debate in India over its portrayal of the country with critics accusing its producers of showing stereotypical images of India with…

  • Review: Coldplay lets Beyonce, Bruno Mars overshadow band

    Give Chris Martin and Coldplay credit: It takes a certain lack of ego for musicians to essentially let themselves be upstaged at their own Super Bowl show. The British band invited Beyonce and Bruno Mars…

  • Beyonce announces 2016 Formation World Tour

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Beyonce is working overtime this weekend: After releasing a new song Saturday and performing at the Super Bowl on Sunday, she’s announced a new stadium tour. The Grammy-winning singer announced…

  • Sam Hunt: Playing Super Bowl blends love for music, sports

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — As a kid, Sam Hunt dreamt of playing in the Super Bowl. And he was on the right path as a quarterback for both Middle Tennessee State University and the…

  • Alicia Keys gives positive vibes at pre-Super Bowl show

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show. Keys opened…

  • Angela Davis stopped from visiting separatist in Spain jail

    MADRID (AP) — A delegation including American rights activist Angela Davis has been turned away from a Spanish prison where it tried to visit imprisoned Basque separatist politician Arnaldo Otegi. Davis, Spanish rock musician Fermin…

  • Backstage with Flea on Super Bowl, Bernie Sanders

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It’s been a busy weekend mixed with football and politics for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and bassist Flea wouldn’t have it any other way. “I’m always ready to play my…

  • A history of Super Bowl halftime performances

    The Super Bowl halftime show normally features the biggest names in music, who are often veteran performers. Here’s a look at who’s played Super Bowl halftime shows in the modern era.

  • Wife says singer and band leader Dan Hicks dies at age 74

    MILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Dan Hicks, a musician whose work in the 1960s helped define San Francisco’s psychedelic sound, has died. He was 74. The singer, songwriter and bandleader_who led the musically eclectic band…