Beyonce storms Video Music Awards, Rihanna gets lifetime award


NEW YORK Beyonce dominated the MTV Video Music awards on Sunday, prowling the stage with a 15 minute medley from her powerful "Lemonade" album and taking home eight statuettes, including the top prize - video of the year. | Video

Taylor Swift poses with fans at jury duty a day after VMA snub

LOS ANGELES Taylor Swift was the most high-profile absence at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) but on Monday but the singer happily took photos with fans after reporting for jury duty in Nashville.

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Mexican singer Juan Gabriel dies of heart attack aged 66

MEXICO CITY Mexican singer Juan Gabriel, a musical icon across Latin America for more than 40 years, died on Sunday of a heart attack at age 66, broadcaster Televisa reported. | Video

29 Aug 2016

Oops! Britney Spears does it again in latest pop culture comeback

NEW YORK Britney Spears is hitting up pop culture one more time, releasing a new album, singing retro karaoke hits and about to take the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) stage for the first time since 2007. | Video

27 Aug 2016

Rihanna, Ariana Grande set to perform at MTV Video Music awards

NEW YORK It's empty now, but in four days New York's Madison Square Garden will be filled with some of the world's biggest music stars for the annual MTV Video Music Awards show. | Video

26 Aug 2016

American guitarist uses music as healing force in Kabul

KABUL Strumming their guitars and clapping together, American musician Lanny Cordola and his Afghan pupils sing a Bob Marley tune as they sit on a hill in Kabul. | Video

26 Aug 2016

Home, studio of late U.S. rocker Prince to be opened to public

Paisley Park, the suburban Minneapolis estate and studio of late rock musician Prince, will be opened for public tours starting on Oct. 6, the administrator of the singer's estate said. | Video

26 Aug 2016

EU may require YouTube, DailyMotion to seek deals with music industry

BRUSSELS Websites such as Google's YouTube, DailyMotion and Pinterest could be required by the European Union to seek licenses or revenue-sharing deals with artists for content that is uploaded by their users.

26 Aug 2016

Demi Lovato sued for copyright infringement

Singer and actress Demi Lovato has been accused by American indie rock band Sleigh Bells over copyright infringement.

23 Aug 2016

Violinist Stirling says new album 'Brave Enough' therapeutic

NEW YORK American violinist Lindsey Stirling deals with love and loss in new album "Brave Enough", with overcoming adversity the backdrop for her latest work following a year that included her best friend's death and a cancer diagnosis for her father.

23 Aug 2016

Bharti Airtel cuts mobile data prices as new rival Jio looms

MUMBAI Bharti Airtel Ltd, India's top mobile phone carrier, cut prices of its mobile data services on a special plan on Monday, accelerating discounts in the highly competitive market as the entry of a new rival looms.