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Sam Smith, 5SOS, Blige to perform 2014 AMAs

Breakthrough newcomers Sam Smith and 5 Seconds of Summer will take the stage at the 2014 American Music Awards.

Charli XCX surprises at school homecoming dance

Charli XCX took a break from touring Wednesday night to perform at an unlikely venue: a high school gymnasium.

U2 album stumbles in Billboard chart after free iTunes debut

U2's controversial free album on Apple's iTunes had a less than stellar performance once released for commercial sale, coming in at No. 9 in its...

Coldplay announces 'Ghost Stories' concert film

The British band has announced it'll be releasing a concert film in physical and digital formats on November 24, accompanying the release with a live...

Love, discipline fuel Neil Diamond's latest album

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Neil Diamond wrote and recorded his first studio album of new material in six years floating in the heady glow of new...

Singer Neil Diamond digs for 'real gold' with new album

Making music is all about "digging inside of yourself" for "real gold", Neil Diamond, one of the bestselling singer‑songwriters...

Elton John lends star power to US war on AIDS

Rock star Elton John teamed up with the Obama administration Friday to launch a new $7 million fund to provide access to HIV services in South Africa.

Mystery of Degas dancer takes to stage

In Edgar Degas' celebrated sculpture "The Little 14-Year‑Old Dancer," the precocious ballet student holds her head high but with a look of...

Q&A: Anna Kendrick on modeling, movies and music

Anna Kendrick is in the holiday spirit. "I want it to be Christmas already! I just want to throw a soiree," the bubbly actress said during a recent...