He put up a good fight, but singer-songwriter Ben Folds announced on Friday he'll be leaving his recording space at the historic Studio A in Nashville's old RCA building after the property's brand-new owner raised the rent 124 percent.
Bubbles the chimp is long gone. So are the amusement rides and zoo animals. But the Peter Pan-inspired tudor house and sprawling, 2,600-acre property that make up Michael Jackson's former Neverland Ranch are still in tact, and have been restored and readied for potential sale.
Brigitte DeMeyer thought she had something special when she released her current album, 'Savannah Road,' but the Americana-inspired artist tells Billboard that she was not prepared for the attention the album has received from critics and fans alike -- not to mention one legendary fellow artist.
When the stage goes quiet at the close of pretty much all summer music festivals, there comes a new kind of chorus known to anyone who's tromped back to a campsite alongside 10,000 other weary music lovers: the crunch of a sea of disposed water bottles. From California’s Coachella to New York City’s Governors Ball, music festivals generate waste by the ton.
As previously reported, MAGIC! tops the Billboard Hot 100 for a third week with "Rude" and Sia lights up the top 10 with "Chandelier," which lifts 11-9. Who else makes noteworthy moves on the Hot 100 this week?
Sinead O'Connor is leaning in. For her newest album, the singer adapted the language of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's "Ban Bossy" campaign, which encourages people to not use the word "bossy" when describing women in power.
'Guardians of the Galaxy' features a tree-like creature named Groot, a talking raccoon and an electronic device just as alien to children of the digital age: a Sony Walkman containing a mixtape packed with '70s pop hits like 10cc's "I'm Not in Love," Rupert Holmes' "Escape (The Pina Colada Song), The Runaways' "Cherry Bomb," and David Bowie's "Moonage Daydream."