Novak Djokovic used some of his spotlight as the world's top tennis player to let another light shine.

Tens of thousands turned out for the start of the "Budweiser Made in America" concert in Philadelphia and just as many should be on hand for day two.

A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.

The Concord (N.H.) Monitor, Aug. 26. 2014

A brotherly reunion is coming to the City of Brotherly Love: Family band Kings of Leon will play its first show Sunday in Philadelphia since drummer Nathan Followill injured his ribs.

Rapper Ludacris is challenging fellow hip-hop artist Lil Wayne in a game of hoops this weekend.

Glenn Cornick, the original bass player in the rock band Jethro Tull, died of congestive heart failure at his home in Hilo, Hawaii, on Thursday.

A jury has convicted three men in the shooting death of an Atlanta rapper known as Lil Phat.

Singer Chris Brown is scheduled to appear in a District of Columbia court for what would be a third attempt at a plea deal to resolve an assault case that dates to October 2013.

They made it in Philly. But can they make it in L.A.?

Ivor Davis knows exactly where he was 50 years ago today-hanging out with The Beatles.

Wilco doesn't particularly need a new product to hit the road and play.

Cee Lo Green pleaded no contest Friday to one felony count of furnishing ecstasy to a woman during a 2012 dinner in Los Angeles and was sentenced to serve probation and community service.

Drug-sniffing dogs, peers watching for people feeling ill, a "cooling tunnel" and shorter days are greeting fans this weekend at an electronic music festival where two people died of drug overdoses last year, organizers said Friday.

Rappers are making their voices heard in song and on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown's shooting death, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spoke out against injustice.

Three singers from NBC's "The Voice", including Wyoming's Aquile (AH'-kwil), are performing a free concert at Casper College on Friday night.

For a long time, movie theaters got by with just showing movies.

Brad Paisley is taking control of the conversation about Brad Paisley with the release of his new album, "Moonshine in the Trunk."

"Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes," an ambitious new project in which a few contemporary musicians have completed unfinished songs by Bob Dylan nearly half a century old, now has a release date: Nov. 11.

When songwriting duo the Jayhawks first split up in 1995, the story goes that they hugged it out and went their separate ways. The second time, however, was an all-out mess.

Of all the careers Katie Fitch could have chosen, the 24-year-old Peorian was drawn to music therapy.

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards and who had been sought on an Oregon arrest warrant has turned himself in and posted bail, an Oregon official said Thursday night.

A federal appeals court says an Iowa woman who claims rock singer Sammy Hagar fathered her baby 25 years ago may sue him for libel, invasion of privacy, and breach of contract.

Singer Little Richard, a self-proclaimed architect of rock 'n' roll, was involved in a car accident in Tennessee, but police said there were no injuries.

The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

Shakira is pregnant with baby No. 2.

Sept. 1

A bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown would crack down on paparazzi deploying drones as they chase celebrities.

Muhammad Ali is honoring another iconic athlete who became a forceful voice for civil rights — Jim Brown.

The Boss is getting into the picture book business.

"I have a gift for you," Jason Mraz said, arms outstretched.

The Second Baptist Church in New Albany is more than an old building with an historic clock that stands proudly along Mansion Row. It's a symbol of hope and freedom for many, just like it was more than 150 years ago when it served as a pathway to the Underground Railroad for runaway slaves.

The coming Broadway season has something for everyone — a musical by Sting, a magician-filled SUV, the incomparable Hugh Jackman, the equally regal Helen Mirren, a musical set in a funeral parlor and not one, but two Gyllenhaals. Here's a look at some highlights of the 2014-15 season:

Two homeless men accused of killing a concert violinist during a robbery in her rural home were ordered held without bail Thursday after a prosecutor detailed how the 61-year-old musician was shot twice and stabbed after opening her door to let them use her phone.

California prosecutors say platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy has pleaded not guilty to possessing an illegal assault weapon during an investigation into a fatal shooting at a rap concert.

BET has suspended a producer after a joke about Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter that aired Monday on the network's music video countdown show, "106 & Park."

BET has suspended a producer after a joke about Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter that aired Monday on the network's music video countdown show, "106 & Park."

Michael Jackson's boyhood hometown of Gary is getting ready to celebrate his birthday again.

John Lennon's imprisoned killer says he still gets letters about the pain he caused in his pursuit of notoriety nearly 34 years ago.

One of the first things you notice hearing Canadian artist Afie Jurvanen, who uses the stage name Bahamas, is the complete absence of sonic distance between the singer and the listener.

When K. Michelle released "Rebellious Soul" last year, it was the highest charting debut for a female R&B singer since 2011. Largely unknown, she didn't even have a song in the Top 40.

BET has suspended a producer after a joke about Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter that aired Monday on the network's music video countdown show, "106 & Park."

Michigan State University says it canceled a concert featuring Wiz Khalifa because of safety concerns over a fatal shooting one of the rapper's shows.

The IndyCar series has committed to an April 12 race date for next season's inaugural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana.

One of Boston's swankiest hotels is paying tribute to a dingy rock club.

He has lied, cheated and killed, but "House of Cards" President Frank Underwood isn't done yet. Next he's going to sing.

Nazi crimes against visual art are easy to grasp. We can see images of paintings they stole. We can read about court battles Holocaust victims and their heirs sometimes have fought to get them back.

People are invited to visit Rock Creek Station State Historical Park on Labor Day weekend and watch history unfold in what became part of the state of Nebraska.

The man who went with Miley Cyrus to Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon, law enforcement officials confirmed Tuesday.

While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam finalist to become the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996, her father did his best to conceal his emotions courtside.

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