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NEW YORK — "Walking in the Dark," Julia Bullock (Nonesuch) No one who has followed Julia Bullock's career will be surprised that her first solo album is made up of unconventional and deeply personal choices.

NEW YORK — "Stay," the smash hit by The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber topped Apple Music's global song chart in 2022 as the giant music streamer released its end-of-year lists and provided listeners with data on their own most listened-to tunes.

NEW YORK — "Stay," the smash hit by The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber topped Apple Music's global song chart in 2022 as the giant music streamer released its end-of-year lists and provided listeners with data on their own most listened-to tunes.

NANTUCKET, Mass. — Musician Jon Batiste is on tap to perform at President Joe Biden's first White House state dinner on Thursday that will highlight long-standing ties between the United States and France and honor President Emmanuel Macron.

NANTUCKET, Mass. — Musician Jon Batiste is on tap to perform at President Joe Biden's first White House state dinner on Thursday that will highlight long-standing ties between the United States and France and honor President Emmanuel Macron.

TIRANA, Albania — Albania's president on Sunday granted citizenship to British pop star of Albanian origin Dua Lipa for what he said was the artist's role in spreading Albanians' fame internationally through her music.

TIRANA, Albania — Albania's president on Sunday granted citizenship to British pop star of Albanian origin Dua Lipa for what he said was the artist's role in spreading Albanians' fame internationally through her music.

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New Musical Brings High-Energy World of K-Pop to Broadway

NEW YORK — There are some familiar storylines in a new musical opening on Broadway — a singer and her relationship with the mentor who guided her; a newcomer trying to find his place; young women chasing their dreams.

NEW YORK — There are some familiar storylines in a new musical opening on Broadway — a singer and her relationship with the mentor who guided her; a newcomer trying to find his place; young women chasing their dreams.

My Rembetika Blues Screening & Discussion with Filmmaker Mary Zournazi Dec. 10

LOS ANGELES – The UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies at Simon Fraser University present a screening of ‘My Rembetika Blues’ and a discussion with the filmmaker Mary Zournazi on Saturday, December 10, 3 PM, in the Royce Hall Room 314 at the UCLA Campus in Los Angeles.

LOS ANGELES – The UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies at Simon Fraser University present a screening of ‘My Rembetika Blues’ and a discussion with the filmmaker Mary Zournazi on Saturday, December 10, 3 PM, in the Royce Hall Room 314 at the UCLA Campus in Los Angeles.

Taylor Swift Ticket Trouble Could Drive Political Engagement

Some of Taylor Swift's fans want you to know three things: They're not still 16, they have careers and resources and, right now, they're angry.

Some of Taylor Swift's fans want you to know three things: They're not still 16, they have careers and resources and, right now, they're angry.

Eric Alexandrakis Receives Second Grammy Nomination for Silver Moon

NEW YORK – Silver Moon [A Tribute to Michael Nesmith], the digital-only release from composer/singer Eric Alexandrakis, was nominated for a Grammy® Award in the newly formed Best Americana Performance category, according to a press release dated November 15.

NEW YORK – Silver Moon [A Tribute to Michael Nesmith], the digital-only release from composer/singer Eric Alexandrakis, was nominated for a Grammy® Award in the newly formed Best Americana Performance category, according to a press release dated November 15.

Kenzo, First Ugandan Nominated for Grammy, Had Humble Start

KAMPALA, Uganda — Eddy Kenzo doesn't know precisely when he was born, a quirk of personal history that goes to the heart of how the Ugandan singer sees himself: a humble man who's sometimes anxious about what happens next.

KAMPALA, Uganda — Eddy Kenzo doesn't know precisely when he was born, a quirk of personal history that goes to the heart of how the Ugandan singer sees himself: a humble man who's sometimes anxious about what happens next.

Cuban Singer-Songwriter Pablo Milanés Dies at 79

HAVANA — Pablo Milanés, the Latin Grammy-winning balladeer who helped found Cuba's "nueva trova" movement and toured the world as a cultural ambassador for Fidel Castro's revolution, has died in Spain, where he had been under treatment for blood cancer.

HAVANA — Pablo Milanés, the Latin Grammy-winning balladeer who helped found Cuba's "nueva trova" movement and toured the world as a cultural ambassador for Fidel Castro's revolution, has died in Spain, where he had been under treatment for blood cancer.

Elton John Rockets toward Retirement at Dodger Stadium

LOS ANGELES — Forty seven years after he took the stage at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles in a sequined-studded baseball uniform as the world's biggest pop star, Elton John walked on to the same stage on Sunday night wearing a bedazzled Dodgers bathrobe, a uniform more fitting for a 75-year-old man on the verge of retirement.

LOS ANGELES — Forty seven years after he took the stage at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles in a sequined-studded baseball uniform as the world's biggest pop star, Elton John walked on to the same stage on Sunday night wearing a bedazzled Dodgers bathrobe, a uniform more fitting for a 75-year-old man on the verge of retirement.

Collection of Love Letters Written by Dylan Sold for $670K (Photos)

BOSTON — A collection of touching and sometimes prescient personal letters written by a young Bob Dylan to a high school girlfriend has been sold at auction to a renowned Portuguese bookshop for nearly $670,000.

BOSTON — A collection of touching and sometimes prescient personal letters written by a young Bob Dylan to a high school girlfriend has been sold at auction to a renowned Portuguese bookshop for nearly $670,000.

Beyoncé Ties Grammy Record after Leading Nominations with 9

LOS ANGELES — Beyoncé has propelled herself into the highest Grammy echelon: The star singer claimed a leading nine nominations Tuesday, making her tied — with her husband Jay-Z — as the most nominated music act in the history of the awards show.

LOS ANGELES — Beyoncé has propelled herself into the highest Grammy echelon: The star singer claimed a leading nine nominations Tuesday, making her tied — with her husband Jay-Z — as the most nominated music act in the history of the awards show.

Partial List of Nominees for the 65th Grammy Awards

LOS ANGELES — A partial list of nominees in the top categories at the 65th annual Grammy Awards, announced Tuesday by The Recording Academy.

LOS ANGELES — A partial list of nominees in the top categories at the 65th annual Grammy Awards, announced Tuesday by The Recording Academy.

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