Lady Gaga's Father Releasing Italian Cookbook

Lady Gaga's father Joe Germanotta will be releasing a cookbook inspired by his New York City restaurant Joanne Trattoria. The pop singer will be writing the foreword for the book, titled Joanne Trattoria Cookbook: Classic Recipes and Scenes From an Italian American Restaurant. ...

Watch Katy Perry's Empowering 'Rise' Video

In Katy Perry's new video for "Rise," the singer gives a literal interpretation of struggle, conquering fear and perseverance, especially if the fear includes one of heights. Set in various locations, from an abandoned-looking rusty old hangar to the mountainous,...

Tyler, the Creator Taps Lil Wayne, Chance the Rapper for Camp Flog Gnaw

Tyler, the Creator has announced the lineup for his Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival. In its fifth year, the event will now take place over the course of two days instead of one as in previous years. The festival will be held on November 12th...

Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Metallica Headline 2016 Global Citizen Festival

Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Metallica, Selena Gomez and Major Lazer will headline this year's Global Citizen Festival, taking place at the Great Lawn of New York's Central Park on September 24th. Coldplay's Chris Martin, who signed on for a 15-year stint...

John Lennon's Killer Mark David Chapman Denied Parole for Ninth Time

Mark David Chapman, the man who murdered John Lennon in New York City on December 8th, 1980, was denied parole for the ninth time Monday. The 61-year-old Chapman will remain behind bars at upstate New York's maximum security Wende Correctional Facility after a three-person...

Watch Elizabeth Banks, Host of Celebrities' Buoyant 'Our Fight Song' Video

Actress Elizabeth Banks co-produced and directed an all-star cast recording and video of Rachel Platten's hit "Fight Song," which features a host of stars from music, television and film. Co-produced by Bruce Cohen and Mike Thompkins, the a capella tune aired after Lenny Kravitz's...

Rae Sremmurd Announce Dates for First Headlining Tour

Hip-hop duo Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi, who perform as Rae Sremmurd, have announced dates for their first-ever headlining tour. The pair will be hitting the road this fall in support of their second album, SremmLife 2, which will be released on Friday via...

Watch Travis Scott, Young Thug's Explicit 'Pick Up the Phone' Video

After Travis Scott postponed the arrival of his new LP Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight for another two weeks, the rapper made amends by taking to his new Apple Music radio show .wav to drop a pair of new album cuts, "90201" and...

Bon Iver Announce New LP '22, A Million,' Unveil Two Tracks

Bon Iver have detailed their new album 22, A Million, the band's first LP in five years. The announcement comes as Justin Vernon and company debuted their new work during the band's headlining set Friday night at Vernon's own Eaux Claires Festival in Wisconsin....

NBA Player Iman Shumpert Releases New Song After Cameo in Kanye's 'Fade'

Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Iman Shumpert has released a new song, "Glory," following his cameo appearance at the end of Kanye West's "Fade" video. The track features spitfire trap percussion, swirling ominous synths as well as a vocal hook culled...

Hear Usher's All-Star 'No Limit' Remix With Master P, 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane

Two weeks after Usher unveiled his new video for "No Limit," the singer has recruited an all-star assortment of rappers – 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, A$ AP Ferg, Travis Scott and No Limit Records CEO Master P – for the single's stacked "Gmix"...

Ronnie James Dio Hologram Debuts at German Metal Festival

The fervent Ronnie James Dio fans who gathered to watch a group of the late singer's former bandmates close out Germany's mega-sized heavy-metal festival Wacken Open Air Saturday night got a big surprise: a theatrical performance by Dio in hologram form. It bellowed "We...

Ciara Drops Defamation Suit Against Future

Ciara dropped her $ 15 million defamation suit against her ex-fiancé Future Friday, a year after the singer first accused the rapper of slander. Ciara's defamation suit was dismissed with prejudice, meaning the singer couldn't re-file the lawsuit against...

David Bowie's 'American Phase' Features on 'Who Can I Be Now?' Box Set

The full details of David Bowie's Who Can I Be Now? – a box set that collects the rock legend's works from his 1974 to 1976 "American phase" as well as his unreleased LP The Gouster – have been revealed.  ...

Watch French Montana, Drake's Festive 'No Shopping' Video

French Montana and Drake have dropped their festive new video for "No Shopping," their track off the Coke Boys rapper's upcoming LP MC4. The track marks Montana's first collaboration with Drake since their 2012 hit "Pop That." Filmed at Casa...

Jack White Plays in Alabama Celebrity Baseball Game

Baseball enthusiast Jack White took part in a celebrity baseball game at the University of North Alabama in Florence, Alabama, leading his Third Man Records team against the Texas Playboys, Alabama Slammers and other squads taking part in Florence-based designer Billy Reid's annual Shindig,...

Fred Hellerman, Last Living Member of Folk Group the Weavers, Dead at 89

Fred Hellerman, the last surviving member of the influential Fifties folk group the Weavers, died Thursday at his home in Weston, Connecticut. He was 89. Hellerman's son Caleb confirmed his father's death to the New York Times. No cause of death was provided. ...

Blues Traveler Postpone Tour Due to 'Urgent Medical Matter'

Blues Traveler have postponed their upcoming tour in order for singer John Popper to undergo "urgent" surgery to treat a spinal issue, the band announced Friday. "It is with profound regret and acknowledgment that out of necessity I must go...

On the Charts: DJ Khaled Grabs First Number One With 'Major Key'

DJ Khaled momentarily interrupted Drake's attempt to spend the entire summer atop the Billboard 200 as Major Key snuck past Views to debut in the Number One spot. Khaled has released nine albums in the past decade, but Major Key represents the Miami rapper's first chart-topping LP. ...

Chris Brown's Lawyer: No Guns Found in House Search

Chris Brown's lawyer Mark Geragos spoke to the media Friday, three days after his client was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon charges. During Geragos' press conference, the lawyer discussed serious contradictions regarding the accuser's story against the singer, with Geragos...