1. Caitlyn Jenner Calls for Acceptance at ESPY Awards: 'We're All Different'

    July 15, 2015 11:16 PM EDT 0 0 0 Caitlyn Jenner addressed the crowd at the 2015 ESPY Awards and implored viewers to help improve the lives of transgender people. Jenner received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the annual ceremony on Wednesday, where she said that young transgender ...

  2. Watch Bruce Jenner Reveal Gender Transition: 'I Am a Woman'

    April 24, 2015 10:06 PM EDT 4.746 k 115 24 In a two-hour exclusive 20/20 sit-down interview with Diane Sawyer that aired on Friday (April 24), Bruce Jenner revealed that he is a transgender woman. "For all intents and purposes, I am a woman," Jenner told Sawyer in the inte ...

  3. Marvin Hamlisch Funeral Attended by Liza Minnelli, Bill Clinton, Sir Howard Stringer, Joe Torre, More

    August 14, 2012 3:34 PM EDT The flowers in the hearse were a tribute to Hamlisch's song "Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows." (Photo: Dan Rys) Celebrities and luminaries of all types congregated at the Temple Emanu-EL in Manhattan Tuesday (August 14) to pay the ...

  4. Whitney Houston Autopsy Report: Cocaine In Her Hotel Room?

    April 04, 2012 7:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Detectives found white powdery substances and a spoon with white residue in the hotel room where Whitney Houston died, according to the final autopsy report released Wednesday. Houston had cocaine throughout her system when she died, the report said ...

  5. Aretha Franklin To Reunite With Clive Davis For New Album

    March 26, 2012 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Aretha Franklin has a lot more than her 70th birthday to celebrate: She's reuniting with one of her musical mentors, Clive Davis, for a new album. In an interview at her swanky birthday party on Saturday, Franklin said she and Davis, who helped ...

  6. Aretha Franklin Celebrates 70th Birthday, Re-Signs With Clive Davis

    March 26, 2012 8:05 AM EDT Aretha Franklin has a lot more than her 70th birthday to celebrate: She's reuniting with one of her musical mentors, Clive Davis, for a new album. In an interview at her swanky birthday party on Saturday, Franklin said she and Davis, who help ...

  7. Whitney Houston Dead at 48

    February 11, 2012 8:21 PM EST Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music's queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, erratic behavior and a tumultuous marriage to singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 48. Publicist Kristen Foster said Saturda ...

  8. Madonna, Beyonce, Usher Highlight Oprah's Final Shows

    May 18, 2011 8:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 More than 20,000 people packed Chicago's United Center to watch the celebrity-packed live taping of Oprah Winfrey's second and third final shows. Before the show even started, a man proposed to his girlfriend on-stage -- who accepted as th ...

  9. Martina McBride, Stevie Wonder Join For Cancer Event

    August 19, 2010 11:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 Martina McBride , Natasha Bedingfield , Queen Latifah , Aaron Neville , Dave Stewart and Stevie Wonder are among the many celebrities joining forces for "Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)," the fundraiser aimed at raising money for cancer research ...

  10. Paul McCartney Joins Ringo Starr Onstage in New York

    July 08, 2010 1:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 R ingo Starr kept his 70th birthday celebration going on Tuesday night (July 7) with a concert at New York's Radio City Music Hall that was positively star-studded, thanks in part to "a little help from his friend," Paul McCartney . V ...

  11. Chris Brown To Appear On '20/20'

    November 30, 2009 12:28 PM EST 0 0 0 ABC says Chris Brown will appear on its "20/20" newsmagazine Dec. 11. In what's billed as an in-depth interview, the singer will discuss his assault of ex-girlfriend and recording superstar Rihanna in February. He is on probation for ...

  12. Chart Beat Thursday: Multi-Format Diva Domination

    November 12, 2009 5:31 PM EST 0 0 0 CARRIE: Carrie Underwood 's third album "Play On" opens atop the Billboard 200 and Country Albums. The set is her second No. 1 on the Billboard 200, following 2007's "Carnival Ride." Her first release, "Some Hearts ...

  13. Rihanna's 'Roulette' Lands In Hot 100's Top 10

    November 12, 2009 11:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R ihanna earns her 12th career top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart released today, as "Russian Roulette" rockets 75-9, triggered by first-week download sales of 132,000, according to Nielsen SoundScan. "Russian Roulette" also o ...

  14. Album Preview: Rihanna Rides Emotional Rollercoaster On 'Rated R'

    November 11, 2009 4:09 PM EST 0 0 0 R ihanna recently broke her silence to the media following the February altercation with ex-boyfriend Chris Brown by way of a candid television interview with Diane Sawyer on ABC's "20/20." Now, the Barbadian singer will continue touc ...

  15. Rihanna Speaks Out On Assault, Brown Camp Fires Back

    November 06, 2009 12:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Another sneak peek of Rihanna 's "20/20" interview hit the internet today (Nov. 6), and finds the pop star speaking explicitly about the night ex-boyfriend Chris Brown assaulted her. The 20-year-old confirmed the rumor that it all beg ...

  16. Chart Beat Thursday: Whitney Houston, Black Eyed Peas, Demi Lovato

    July 30, 2009 4:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 MANY HAPPY RETURNS: A host of veterans enjoy warm welcomes back to Billboard charts this week. After co-hosting listening parties in Los Angeles, New York and London, attended by such collaborators as Alicia Keys and Swizz Beats and celebrities incl ...

  17. Whitney Houston Brings 'I Look To You' Album To New York

    July 22, 2009 1:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Whitney Houston held a listening event for her upcoming album, "I Look To You," last night (July 21) at Lincoln Center's Allen Room in New York City. Hosted by Clive Davis, the event was attended by Swizz Beatz, Alicia Keys, L.A. Reid ...

  18. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Chuck Brown, the "Godfather of Go-Go," is awarded a National Heritage Fellowship, the country's highest honor in the folk and traditional arts. The Fellowship, which comes with a $20,000 prize, 2005 - Chuck Brown, the "God ...

  19. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - In what is her first live television performance since her infamous Super Bowl halftime show, Janet Jackson appears on ABC's "Good Morning America." Jackson is interviewed by anchors Diane Sawy 2004 - In what is her first live ...

  20. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Chuck Brown, the "Godfather of Go-Go," is awarded a National Heritage Fellowship, the country's highest honor in the folk and traditional arts. The Fellowship, which comes with a $20,000 prize, 2005 - Chuck Brown, the "God ...

  21. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - In what is her first live television performance since her infamous Super Bowl halftime show, Janet Jackson appears on ABC's "Good Morning America." Jackson is interviewed by anchors Diane Sawy 2004 - In what is her first live ...

  22. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fireworks display lights up the Nashville sky in opening ceremonies for Country Music Fan Fair 2001.<br clear="none"/><br clear="n 2005 - Chuck ...

  23. 19OnTV

    May 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 8 - 14, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 8 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Nick Lachey (also scheduled: Mary Cheney, Josh Lucas, Charles Gibson, Diane Sawyer). "TRL," MTV Featured artist(s): A.F ...

  24. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>Available for the first time on video, "Good Times," the only movie starring Sonny & Cher, hits stores. The video includes an unreleased version of "I Got You Babe." The 1967 film wa 2004 - In what i ...

  25. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Jazz trombonist Jimmy Knepper dies in Triadelphia, W. Va., of Parkinson's disease. He is 75. Knepper was best known for his association with bassist/composer Charles Mingus, for whom he 2003 - Jazz trombonist Jimmy Kne ...

  26. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>In what is her first live television performance since her infamous Super Bowl halftime show, Janet Jackson appears on ABC's "Good Morning America." Jackson is interviewed by anchors Dia 2004 - In what is her ...

  27. Whitney Houston Enters Rehab Again

    March 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A year after her first reported stay in rehab, Whitney Houston has again checked into a rehabilitation facility, according to her publicist, who declined to provide additional details. A year after her first reported stay in rehab, Whitney Houston h ...

  28. Bravo Eyeing Bobby Brown Reality Show

    August 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cable outlet Bravo is in negotiations with Bobby Brown for a reality series about the singer's troubled life. NBC-owned cable outlet Bravo is in negotiations with Bobby Brown for a reality series about the singer's troubled life. Sources s ...

  29. A Closer Look At Music & Television This Week (Aug. 23-29)

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - A weekly column highlighting music-related television programming (Aug. 23-29) No lie: I woke up at 6 a.m. on a Saturday to watch dressage . OK, OK... It was a hungry baby that woke me up, but I was quite glad that she did. Because I w ...

  30. Britney Sexes Up The Music

    November 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. If you can believe it, Britney Spears would like people to focus on her music, not her midriff. But seeing is believing, and since the debut of her music video "I'm a Slave 4 U" two years ...

  31. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    November 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Nov. 10-16, 2003. The one thing I'm guaranteed to watch this week will be "The Johnny Cash Memorial Tribute." I've got all sorts of personal reasons for tuni ...

  32. Clay Aiken 'Measures' Up On RCA Debut

    October 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In June, Aiken sat down with Billboard's Fred Bronson for a lengthy interview about his experiences on "American Idol." Last week they met up again, to discuss Aiken's debut CD track-by-track in a con It would be difficult to fin ...

  33. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fireworks display lights up the Nashville sky in opening ceremonies for Country Music Fan Fair 2001. 2001 - Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fir ...

  34. Madonna's 'Life' Easily Debuts At No. 1

    April 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following a No. 1 debut in the U.K., Madonna's "American Life" opens on top of The Billboard 200. The Maverick/Warner Bros. album sold 241,000 copies in the U.S. in its first week, according to Nielse Following a No. 1 debut in the U. ...

  35. Dixie Chicks Speak Out On ABC

    April 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks, who saw sales plummet and fans smash their CDs after singer Natalie Maines told a London audience she was "ashamed" President Bush hails from Texas, say they fear for their lives ami The Dixie Chicks, who saw sales plumme ...

  36. Chicks Chat With ABC, Get Boost From Bruce

    April 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks will be interviewed tomorrow (April 24) on ABC's "Primetime Thursday" to discuss the rash of negative publicity they have endured in the wake of a negative comment lead singer Natalie The Dixie Chicks will be intervie ...

  37. ABC Lands Michael Jackson Documentary

    January 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 ABC has won a network bidding war to acquire the rights to a documentary on Michael Jackson and plans to air it Feb. 7 during prime time. The documentary, "Living with Michael Jackson," features "unpr ABC has won a network bidding war ...

  38. Hot Product

    December 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Whitney Houston, Phish, Common, Alanis Morissette, and more. 'Just' Listen Although she reigned throughout the '80s and '90s as one of the most popular vocalists in the world, Whitney Houston faces an u ...

  39. Whitney's Dad Makes TV Plea For Money

    December 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pop diva Whitney Houston's ailing father, who is suing her for $100 million, called for his daughter to settle the case in a televised plea yesterday (Dec. 5), urging her from his hospital bed to "pay Pop diva Whitney Houston's ailing ...

  40. Houston, Lopez Interviews Draw Big Ratings

    December 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Whitney Houston's "Primetime" interview special with Diane Sawyer Wednesday night (Dec. 4) on ABC scored a ratings victory for the network. The one-hour program was the most-watched show of the night Whitney Houston's "Prime ...

  41. Whitney Houston Acknowledges Drug Abuse

    December 03, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Whitney Houston admits she's abused drugs in the past, but says she's gotten beyond that experience through prayer. The Grammy-winning singer also discusses the pressures of stardom and her decade-lon Whitney Houston admits she's abus ...

  42. Billboard Bits: Houston, Tritt/Charles, Groove Armada

    December 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Stories on Whitney Houston's free New York performance, Travis Tritt and Ray Charles' "CMT Crossroads" episode, and Groove Armada's upcoming new album. Whitney Houston will give a free performance Sunday (Dec. 8) outside New ...