Aretha Franklin plans final album
Gospel legend Aretha Franklin says she is retiring from recording music, but only after a final album this year that will feature Stevie Wonder.
Katy Perry sets off global scavenger hunt with new song
In teasingly cryptic social media postings, the singer showed a video of a disco ball being dragged by a chain from her stiletto -- recognizable from her foot tattoo of a grinning peppermint.
Lady Gaga lights up Super Bowl with inclusion message
Lady Gaga dazzled the Super Bowl on Sunday with a high-tech, tightly choreographed halftime show celebrating American diversity and unity as she chose the power of showbiz over direct provocation.
Nigerian music star cancels anti-government protests
Nigerian music star 2Face on Sunday called off a protest he had planned against the government and its handling of the country's economic crisis, citing security concerns.
Pretty Okafor… Unlocking Nigeria’s N15 trillion creative economy
It shows that this sector is contributing immensely to their various countries’ economies. Nigeria, too, can’t afford to be left behind and from research it has the potential to contribute about N15 trillion to...
Eminem returns with new Trump attack
Hip-hop superstar Eminem has returned with a fresh attack on US President Donald Trump, contributing an angry verse on the new album of Big Sean.
Bad Brains singer to have brain surgery
The singer of the influential punk band Bad Brains has revealed that he will undergo surgery -- for his brain.
Blondie plans star guests for new album
Entitled "Pollinator," the album will come out on May 5 and mark the first release in three years by the New York band fronted by 71-year-old Debbie Harry.