Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five's Kidd Creole Arrested for Murder

Nathaniel Glover, who performed as rapper Kidd Creole from Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five, has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a homeless man in New York, police told NY Daily News. ...

Patti Smith Shares Elegant, Poignant Tribute to Sam Shepard

Patti Smith penned a moving and evocative tribute to her longtime friend and collaborator Sam Shepard for The New Yorker. The writer and actor died at his home in Kentucky Sunday due to complications from ALS at the age of 73. ...

Ryan Adams Rips the Strokes in Twitter Rant

Ryan Adams unleashed a series of tweets mocking the Strokes Monday, two months after the band detailed the rift between them and the singer-songwriter. ...

Chester Bennington's Ex-Wife: 'I Pray From My Soul He Is at Peace'

Chester Bennington's ex-wife Samantha Bennington remembered the Linkin Park singer in an emotional tribute that she posted on Facebook Sunday. ...

Lady Gaga Subpoenaed Over Dr. Luke's Defamation Lawsuit Against Kesha

Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald's legal team subpoenaed Lady Gaga as part of the producer's defamation lawsuit against Kesha, who has, in her own lawsuit, accused Dr. Luke of sexual assault. ...

Watch Future, Nicki Minaj's Luxurious 'You Da Baddest' Video

Future continues to drop new music even after releasing a pair of chart-topping LPs, with the prolific rapper teaming with Nicki Minaj for their new video "You Da Baddest." ...

See Meek Mill Pay Tribute to Lil Snupe in 'We Ball' Video

Meek Mill reflects on life and loss in his new video for "We Ball" featuring Young Thug. The song hails from his new album, Wins and Losses. ...

Quincy Jones Awarded $9.42 Million in Royalties Suit With Michael Jackson's Estate

Quincy Jones has been awarded $ 9.42 million ($ 9,423,695) after a trial that ended with a Los Angeles jury finding in the producer's favor in a royalties dispute with Michael Jackson's estate, Variety reports. ...

A$AP Rocky Plots Too Cozy Tour With A$AP Mob, Unveils 'RAF' Video

A$ AP Rocky will lead the A$ AP Mob across North America this fall on the hip-hop collective's Too Cozy Tour. The 20-date trek begins September 23rd at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell in Lowell, Massachusetts and wraps November 3rd at...

Justin Bieber Cancels Rest of 'Purpose' World Tour

UPDATE: Justin Bieber apologized to fans Monday after canceling the remainder of his Purpose World Tour, telling TMZ that "everything's fine" and that he's looking forward to "just resting and getting some relaxation." "I'm sorry for anyone who feels, like, disappointed or betrayed, it's...

On the Charts: Jay-Z's '4:44' Number One Again

Jay-Z notched his second consecutive week atop the Billboard 200 as the rapper's 4:44 sold 87,000 total copies in its second week of chart eligibility. ...

Linkin Park Cancel Tour After Chester Bennington's Death

Linkin Park officially canceled their upcoming tour in the wake of the death of their singer Chester Bennington. ...

Blink-182 Cancel 'Blinkin Park' Shows After Chester Bennington's Death

Blink-182 announced that their "Welcome to Blinkin Park" co-headlining tour with Linkin Park is cancelled following the death of Chester Bennington. ...

See David Gilmour Play Pink Floyd Hits in Pompeii Preview

Last year, David Gilmour returned to the ancient amphitheater in Pompeii, the site where he and Pink Floyd filmed their influential 1972 concert film, for two sold-out concerts. Now he's releasing his own concert film of his solo gig and putting it out on...

Joe Walsh Launches New Charity VetsAid With All-Star Show Announcement

Joe Walsh has announced the formation of VetsAid, a non-profit organization that will fund a variety of veterans-based charities nationwide that provide physical, mental and emotional care to soldiers and their families. ...

Madonna Files Order to Stop Auction of Tupac Breakup Letter

Madonna filed a request for a temporary restraining against the auction house Gotta Have It Collectibles to stop the sale of several personal items, including a breakup letter from Tupac Shakur, Reuters reports. ...

Ed Sheeran to Guest Star on Music-Themed 'Simpsons' Episode

Fresh off Ed Sheeran's cameo on Game of Thrones, the singer will again appear on a Sunday night staple this fall when he lends his voice to a character on The Simpsons. ...

On the Charts: Jay-Z Claims 14th Number One LP With '4:44'

Jay-Z's 4:44 "debuted" at Number One on the Billboard 200, a week after the rapper's latest LP went instant platinum but was ruled ineligible due to chart rules. ...

Queen Biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' 'Is Finally Happening,' Band Confirms

The Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody "is finally happening," the band announced Friday on their website. ...

Hear Chance the Rapper, Young Thug's Surprise New Song 'Big B's'

Chance the Rapper posted a surprise new Young Thug collaboration titled "Big B's" Friday on SoundCloud, just hours after the rapper pledged that the streaming service that helped launch his career is "here to stay" despite bleak rumors concerning SoundCloud's future. The bouncy track...