The annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds Race Course launched Friday (April 24) with performances by Keith Urban, Hozier, Wilco, Royal Teeth and many others. Here are the highlights from day 1 of Jazz Fest 2015.
A man scammed a South Korean steel company out of $375,000 by claiming he worked with a Japanese talent agency that could help the company book a concert by musician Pharrell Williams, FBI agents in Pennsylvania said.
Now that Bruce Jenner has opened up about his transgender journey to Diane Sawyer, in an interview that aired during Friday night's (April 24) 20/20, what does his very large and very famous family have to say?
Ever since she hit the music world, Lady Gaga has been a vocal support of LBGT rights, even calling her sophomore album Born This Way. So it's no surprise that the same woman who sang "No matter gay, straight or bi/ Lesbian, transgendered life" on that album's title track is also lauding Bruce Jenner for his interview with Diane Sawyer about being transgender, airing Friday night (April 24) on 20/20.
Little Big Town rides its ACM performance of "Girl Crush" to a big chart gain, Taylor Swift slips out of the top five for the first time, Dance Gavin Dance scores its biggest week ever, and Hall & Oates return!
Tanya Tucker has returned. The sultry voice behind the hits "Delta Dawn," "San Antonio Stroll" and "I'll Come Back as Another Woman" has been idle from touring the past few years. However, she tells Billboard that's all about to change.
“I probably won’t get the giant head,” Jeff Lynne quips as we walk into a lounge at Capitol Records following the unveiling of his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. “I’ll let you know in a week or so.” That Lynne has to be concerned about this is forgivable. He has just spent half an hour listening to Tom Petty and Joe Walsh sing his praises in a way that would make even Kanye blush.
When it comes to coverage of ABC's Bruce Jenner interview, reporters are on notice: Don't fixate on his appearance and don't "misgender" him. And if you focus on his genitalia, you run the risk of being labeled a "conservative."