1. Neil Patrick Harris Happy For a 'Kanye Moment' at the Oscars

    February 18, 2015 11:20 PM EST Neil Patrick Harris might use his job as Oscar host as a way to meet his favorite stars. "I have, essentially, an all-access pass to the theater," Harris said during a recent interview. "So I love being able to stand there and say ...

  2. Robin Williams' Son Throws Out First Pitch to Billy Crystal at World Series

    October 26, 2014 9:56 PM EDT The San Francisco Giants remembered Robin Williams with an emotional tribute prior to game 5 of the 2014 World Series. Robin Williams' Life Celebrated at San Francisco Tribute Williams' three children -- Zak, Zelda and Cody Williams -- t ...

  3. Rewinding The Charts: 35 Years Ago, Robin Williams Laughed All The Way To The Top 10

    September 15, 2014 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 On this date in 1979, the comedy legend wowed with 'Reality ... What a Concept' In 1979, 27-year-old Robin Williams was comedy's darling. As the first-season finale of his smash ABC series Mork & Mindy aired, he showcased the rang ...

  4. Billy Crystal Pays Tribute to Robin Williams at 2014 Emmys

    August 25, 2014 10:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Monday (Aug. 25), Billy Crystal paid tribute to Robin Williams in the best way possible: by making the Emmys audience laugh. Crystal -- who was a longtime friend of the late comedian and, along with Whoopi Goldberg, a Comic Relief partner-in-crim ...

  5. Sara Bareilles to Perform During Emmys 'In Memoriam' Tribute

    August 20, 2014 5:03 PM EDT Billy Crystal will honor Robin Williams at the show. Sara Bareilles will perform during the In Memoriam segment and Billy Crystal will pay tribute to the late Robin Williams at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday. Exclusive: 'Aladdin' ...

  6. Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman, Award-Winning Songwriters, Sign With CAA

    May 06, 2014 5:58 AM EDT Award-winning songwriters Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman have signed with CAA, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The duo won Tony, Grammy and Olivier awards for writing the score for the Broadway musical Hairspray, whose 2007 film adaptation bro ...

  7. Paul Colby, Owner and Promoter Behind Landmark Greenwich Vill. Venue the Bitter End, Dies at 96

    February 18, 2014 9:57 PM EST Even though it's been a good two decades since Paul Colby was actively involved in the running of The Bitter End, one of Greenwich Village's premiere music and comedy showcases, he was still a presence in the room -- and not just because ...

  8. '12-12-12' Concert Watched by 19 Million-Plus Americans

    December 15, 2012 11:25 AM EST 0 0 0 More than 19 million Americans watched at least part of the 12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief on Wednesday. CONCERT FOR SANDY RELIEF • Stones, The Who, Joel, Bon Jovi • PHOTOS: Live & Backstage Pics • McCartney/Nirvana Debut Song • Keys Put ...

  9. '12-12-12' Concert Watched by 19 Million-Plus Americans

    December 15, 2012 3:22 AM EST More than 19 million Americans watched at least part of the 12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief on Wednesday. Nielsen said Friday that 19.3 million viewers in the U.S. tuned in to at least a portion of the concert, which aired on 15 channels ...

  10. 12-12-12 Sandy Benefit Concert Rocks NYC With Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Nirvana; Raised $36 Million Before a Note Was Played

    December 13, 2012 8:14 AM EST Gotta give it up for the locals. Musicians closely associated with New Jersey and New York dominated the 12-12-12 concert to raise funds for Hurricane Sandy survivors, selecting songs that created a narrative of perseverance, rebirth and hope. 12- ...

  11. Sandy Concert Rocks NYC With Stones, McCartney and a Reunited Nirvana

    December 13, 2012 2:30 AM EST 0 0 0 Gotta give it up for the locals. Musicians closely associated with New Jersey and New York dominated the 12-12-12 concert to raise funds for Hurricane Sandy survivors, selecting songs that created a narrative of perseverance, rebirth and hope. CONCE ...

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  13. Rolling Stones Added to Sandy Relief Concert

    December 07, 2012 1:46 PM EST The Rolling Stones have been added to the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief, organizers announced Friday at a press conference in New York. The reunited group joins a who's who of some of rock's most iconic voices that will perform at Ma ...

  14. Rolling Stones Added to Sandy Relief Concert

    December 07, 2012 12:30 PM EST 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones have been added to the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief, organizers announced Friday at a press conference in New York. The reunited group joins a Who's Who of some of rock's most iconic voices that will perform at Madi ...

  15. Shots Fired: Seth Rogen Criticizes Chris Brown, the Grammys

    February 27, 2012 11:50 AM EST 0 0 0 This weekend, Seth Rogen joined the growing ranks of Chris Brown critics . Hosting the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday (Feb. 25), the comedian was certainly riskier than Billy Crystal at last night's Oscars, the award show Rogen compared ...

  16. 'The Artist,' 'Man or Muppet' Win Music Oscars in Music-Snubbing Year

    February 27, 2012 12:37 AM EST In a year in which the Academy Awards appeared to not give a hoot about film music -- no musical performance during the show, just two nominees for Best Song -- they proceeded to reward a film in which the only dominant sound WAS music. Just two n ...

  17. Bret McKenzie's 'Man or Muppet' Wins Best Song Oscar

    February 27, 2012 12:03 AM EST The man behind "Man or Muppet" in "The Muppets" now has an Oscar. Flight of the Conchords' Bret McKenzie beat an uncrowded field of two nominees to earn the best original song trophy at the 84th Annual Academy Awards on Su ...

  18. Bret McKenzie's 'Man or Muppet' Wins Best Song Oscar

    February 26, 2012 11:50 PM EST 0 0 0 Ludovic Bource's Music for 'The Artist' Takes Best Original Score The man behind "Man or Muppet" in "The Muppets" now has an Oscar. Bret McKenzie beat an uncrowded field of two nominees to earn the best original so ...

  19. Oscar Nominations Announced: 'The Artist,' 'Tintin,' 'Hugo' Up For Best Score

    January 24, 2012 9:25 AM EST 0 0 0 Nominations for the 84th annual Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday morning (Jan. 24), and while "The Artist," "The Descendants," and "The Help" all got their expected due, this year's music nominations were a ...

  20. Elton Concert Raises $2.5 Mil For Clinton

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Experience is central to Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential bid, and last night (April 9) she tapped one of music's most venerable rockers, Elton John, to help fill her campaign coffers wi Experience is central to Democrat Hill ...

  21. 46OnTV

    November 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Nov. 13-20, 2006. MONDAY, NOV. 13 "GAC Nights," Great American Country Featured artist(s): Sugarland. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): George Jones (also scheduled: Robin ...

  22. Billboard Bits: Tony Bennett, UME, All Tomorrow's Parties

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The star-studded Tony Bennett special, "An American Classic," will air Nov. 21 on NBC. The star-studded Tony Bennett special, "An American Classic," will air Nov. 21 on NBC. As previously reported , the program finds Bennett perf ...

  23. Billboard Bits: Tony Bennett, Jack Black, RBD

    October 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kelly Clarkson, Marc Anthony, Rascal Flatts and Madeleine Peyroux will join Tony Bennett for a Nov. 9 concert at Los Angeles' Kodak Theatre, in celebration of Bennett's 80th birthday. Kelly Clarkson, Marc Anthony, Rascal Flatts and Madelei ...

  24. Top Stars Sign On For Bennett TV Special

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tony Bennett will celebrate his 80th birthday in style -- with a star-studded music special on NBC to be directed and executive produced by "Chicago" helmer Rob Marshall. Tony Bennett will celebrate his 80th birthday in style -- with a sta ...

  25. ON TV

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for MARCH 27-APRIL 2, 2006. MONDAY, MARCH 27 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured artist: Shakira, Wyclef Jean (also scheduled: Joy Philbin, Chris Kattan). "Martha," Syndicated Featured artis ...

  26. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (al ...

  27. Thomas Collects All-Star 'Giving' Cast

    November 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Revisiting a concept that began in the early 1970s, actress Marlo Thomas has assembled an all-star cast for a new children's project. Revisiting a concept that began in the early 1970s, actress Marlo Thomas has assembled an all-star cast for a ...

  28. Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)

    August 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With contemporary nÜ-electro artists looking back to the '80s for inspiration (Billboard, July 27), the timing couldn't be better for this seven-disc, 142-track boxed set. With contemporary nü-electro artists looking back to the '80s ...

  29. 'Like, Omigod!' Rhino Box Celebrates The '80s

    May 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The music that defined the 1980s has been assembled into Rhino's forthcoming compilation "Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)." Due July 2, the seven-disc set boasts 142 tracks in chronol The music that defined the 1 ...

  30. Extra Songs Grace 'Concert For NYC' DVD

    December 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Four songs not included on the two-CD version of "The Concert for New York City" will appear on the forthcoming two-DVD home video release of the event. Due Jan. 29 via Columbia, the set will include Four songs not included on the two-CD v ...