Jonathan Groff

Pop Shop Podcast: Jonathan Groff Interview, AMAs Recap & Justin Bieber's Big No. 1 Debut

Actor/singer Jonathan Groff calls in to the Pop Shop to discuss his role in the blockbuster Broadway musical "Hamilton," the upcoming Looking movie, his thoughts on recording a own solo album and more. Plus, the Pop Shoppers recap their experience covering the American Music Awards (and interviewing One Direction backstage), Justin Bieber’s huge No. 1 debut on the Billboard 200 albums chart, and how Adele’s "25" is set for a monumental sales week.
Barack Obama puts the Medal of Freedom on Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand Leaves President Obama 'Verklempt' at Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony

It's no secret that the music community has been through the ringer recently. The Paris attacks were a tragedy for all, especially hitting home for musicians. In light of recent events, it was the perfect time for President Obama to recognize all the beauty and inspiration music has brought to our lives. Today (Nov. 24), among 14 other Americans, President Barack Obama recognized Barbara Streisand, James Taylor and Gloria and Emilio Estefan for the emotion and passion they bring to their songs, their fans and the world.
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Damon Albarn Says Adele Feud is 'Not Even True'

In September, Damon Albarn described Adele's music as "very middle of the road," sparking media attention over a new beef. Now, in a new interview, the Blur and Gorillaz frontman said the whole ordeal was overblown.
Marshal Dutton of Hinder

Hinder Announces Rescheduled U.S. Tour Dates Following Bus Accident

Following a bus accident last week near Cookeville, Tenn., the hard rock quintet was forced to postpone a slew of U.S. tour dates. However, Hinder shared 20 rescheduled dates today (Nov. 24. The new trek will begin Jan. 8 in Baltimore and conclude Feb. 12 in Sioux City, Iowa.
Pacha, New York City

Pacha New York Closing Its Doors in January

Legendary New York venue Pacha New York is officially closing its doors after an incredible decade run. The dance club announced the saddening news on their site earlier today.
Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page Plotting Solo Album for 2016

Now that Led Zeppelin's studio albums have been remastered and reissued in deluxe and uber-deluxe editions, Jimmy Page is moving on to something he hasn't done in nearly 30 years: Making a solo album.
Missy Elliott photographed on Nov. 6, 2015 at Root Drive-In Studio in New York City.

Missy Elliott's 'WTF' Hits Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

A decade after Missy Elliott last reached the top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs as a lead act on a track, the rapper returns as “WTF (Where They From),” featuring Pharrell Williams, soars 33-8 (on the chart dated Dec. 5). The single also vaults 91-22 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Holly Holm

Holly Holm Asked Beyonce Her Name When Jay Z Introduced Them

Holly Holm has become a household name after knocking out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, but that does not mean nothing scares the Bantamweight Champion. In the media whirlwind following the fight, Holm crossed paths with Beyonce and Jay Z this past weekend at the Miguel Cotto/Canelo Alvarez match in Las Vegas -- and got stunned herself.
Cast of 'Friday Night Lights' season 1

'Friday Night Lights' to Become One-Night-Only Musical

Beloved television drama Friday Night Lights is being resurrected as a one-night-only musical event The Unauthorized Friday Night Lights Musical, by team Sucker Punch Productions, who recently did the same thing with both The OC and Cruel Intentions.
Chris Brown 2015

Chris Brown Reveals New 'Royalty' Release Date

Chris Brown’s Royalty album won’t make your Black Friday shopping bag as expected. The singer revealed in an interview with HOT 97 on Monday (Nov. 23) that he will be pushing out the LP named after his 1-year-old daughter next month.