1. Taylor Swift, Michael Jackson Lead American Music Awards Nominations

    October 13, 2009 3:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Country ingenue Taylor Swift and dead pop star Michael Jackson led the contenders for the 37th annual American Music Awards, and will both vie for the artist of the year prize, organizers said on Tuesday. Swift scored six nominations, followed by Ja ...

  2. 'Chapel of Love' Songwriter Ellie Greenwich Dies

    August 27, 2009 10:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 Songwriter Ellie Greenwich , who helped shape pop music in the 1960s with such memorable tunes as "Chapel of Love" and "Da Doo Ron Ron," died of a heart attack at a New York hospital on Wednesday, her manager said. She was 68. Th ...

  3. 'American Idol' Judges May Jump Ship

    April 25, 2009 1:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fox television this week faced an uncomfortable future when the two biggest stars on its No. 1-rated show "American Idol" openly discussed leaving, which experts said could send viewership plummeting in future seasons. Paula Abdul, whose o ...