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  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Thai prime minister says main suspect in deadly Bangkok bombing has been arrested near border BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s prime minister said Tuesday that authorities have arrested a man they believe is the main suspect…

  • Biz Markie & Doug E Fresh beatbox in Downtown DC

    WASHINGTON — They first burst onto the hip-hop scene with hit records back in the 1980s. This Sunday night, Biz Markie and Doug E. Fresh hit the Renaissance Hotel in Downtown D.C. for the fourth annual…

  • Rihanna excited to celebrate 10 years in music industry

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna says she’s thrilled to have had a decade-long career in music and she plans on celebrating the feat at some point this year. “Definitely a very big deal for me.…

  • Miley Cyrus’ bare-breast flash nothing like Janet Jackson’s

    NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson exposed a breast on national television a decade ago, and it sparked national outrage. Miley Cyrus’ flash barely caused a shrug. Cyrus’ exposure came near the end of Sunday’s…

  • John Legend, David Bowie to write for ‘SpongeBob Musical’

    NEW YORK (AP) — There’s a “SpongeBob” musical in the works but the music is no kiddie stuff. Nickelodeon said Monday it will produce the world premiere of “The SpongeBob Musical” in Chicago next summer…

  • Another MTV VMAs, another controversial Miley Cyrus

    Justin Bieber cried, Taylor Swift won most of the awards and Kanye West ranted onstage, but Miley Cyrus still owned the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. The 22-year-old wild child flashed one of her breasts,…

  • Celebrated Romanian baritone Dan Iordachescu dies at 85

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Celebrated Romanian baritone Dan Iordachescu, who sang at Milan’s La Scala and the Vienna State Opera during a half-century career, has died at 85, the Bucharest Opera said Monday. The opera’s…

  • Documentary on talented, troubled singer delayed by widow

    WASHINGTON – Few things in Vic Chesnutt’s life occurred without struggle. Chesnutt’s insightful, often autobiographical songs about vulnerability and mortality never attained huge commercial success, but earned praise and respect from fans, fellow musicians, and…

  • Kanye rants at VMAs, Miley Cyrus flashes breast

    Taylor Swift won video of the year, Miley Cyrus briefly flashed one of her breasts and Kanye West ranted at the MTV Video Music Awards. After Swift won the top prize for “Bad Blood,” Cyrus…

  • Miley Cyrus bares nipple on VMAs

    Miley Cyrus’ various costumes for Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards were for the most part nearly naked — and then she took it a step farther and flashed her nipple during a costume change. As…

  • MTV VMA memorable moments from Kanye to Miley

    The MTV Video Music Awards are as much about the performances as the memorable moments. A few of the top moments in the 2015 VMAs: KANYE’S EPIC RANT Kanye West received the Michael Jackson Video…

  • List of winners of 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

    Here is a list of the winners of Sunday night’s 2015 MTV Music Video Awards in Los Angeles: Video of the Year: Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood.” Male Video: Mark Ronson featuring Bruno…

  • Photos: 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

    The MTV Video Music Awards kicked off Sunday night with A-listers both in the audience and performing.

  • Miley Cyrus shakes in barely there silver straps at VMAs

    Miley Cyrus shook a long, rock goddess ponytail and strutted in barely there silver straps Sunday on the arrivals carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards, later delivering on a promise for multiple costume changes…

  • Latin music academy protests Trump’s immigration proposals

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is drawing protests from another Latino organization — this time, one based in the music industry. The organization that runs the Latin Grammys and promotes the genre…