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Miley Cyrus remains hospitalized, cancels two more concerts

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LOS ANGELES - Miley Cyrus, who is suffering from a sinus infection, has postponed two more U.S. concerts on her "Bangerz" tour as the pop star remains hospitalized following an allergic reaction to antibiotics, her concert promoter said on Thursday.

Country singer and cancer survivor Kevin Sharp dies at 43

NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Kevin Sharp, who survived cancer as a teenager and went on to become a successful country music singer in the 1990s, died late Saturday, according to his website. He was 43.

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Canada's Kiesza grabs top spot in British music charts with debut

LONDON - Female Canadian singer-songwriter Kiesza grabbed the top spot in Britain's music charts on Sunday with her debut single "Hideaway", which sold more than 136,000 copies, the Official Charts Company said.

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Rapper Jay Z brings 'Made in America' music fest to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - Rapper Jay Z joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday to announce that his music festival, "Budweiser Made in America," will be coming to downtown Los Angeles in August, giving the annual music bash a second venue. | Video

17 Apr 2014

U.S. music labels sue Pandora over royalties for golden oldies

NEW YORK - Several major U.S. music companies sued Pandora Media Inc on Thursday, accusing the online streaming service of cheating them out of royalties by playing thousands of pre-1972 recordings without paying royalties.

18 Apr 2014

Rihanna settles multimillion-dollar lawsuit with ex-accountants

NEW YORK - Pop star Rihanna has agreed to settle a lawsuit with her former accountants accusing them of mismanaging her finances and costing her millions of dollars, lawyers for the parties told a federal judge on Thursday.

18 Apr 2014

Manuscript of Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2 set for London sale

LONDON - An autograph manuscript score of Sergei Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2 that had been presumed lost for half a century will be sold at auction in May, Sotheby's said on Thursday.

17 Apr 2014

'Frozen' album sells 2 million, tops Billboard chart for 10th week

LOS ANGELES - Two Nordic princesses held their reign atop the weekly Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday as the soundtrack to Disney's hit animated film "Frozen" crossed the 2 million sales mark and continued to hold off new entries.

17 Apr 2014

AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young takes leave due to illness

LOS ANGELES - AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young will take a break from the Australian hard rock group he founded because of ill health, the band said in a statement on Wednesday.

16 Apr 2014

Vevo widens ties with Yahoo over its music videos

- Yahoo Inc and Vevo, an online music video hub that provides some of the most popular content on Google's YouTube, have expanded their content and regional partnership, Vevo said Monday amid mounting competition for online viewers.

15 Apr 2014

Bangalore-bound Malaysia Airlines plane returns safely after landing gear scare

KUALA LUMPUR - A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane with 166 people on board landed safely at Kuala Lumpur airport early on Monday after being forced to abandon a flight to Bangalore because of problems with its landing gear, the airline said.