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FILE - In this March 25, 2017 file photo, Elton John arrives at Elton John's 70th Birthday and 50-Year Songwriting Partnership with Bernie Taupin celebration in Los Angeles. John announced Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, that his show, "The Million Dollar Piano" at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas will be ending in May 2018 after more than 200 performances. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
October 16, 2017 - 7:00 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year. John's last performance of his show "The Million Dollar Piano" will be on May 19, 2018, after more than 200 shows. It is John's second residency at Caesars Palace. His "The...
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October 12, 2017 - 5:04 pm
The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 11. U2; $7,229,076...
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In this Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 photo, members of 'Bananarama' from left, Siobhan Fahey, Sara Dallin, and Keren Woodward, pose for a portrait in London to promote their new tour. Bananarama is back together after thirty years and it is touring the U.S. for the first time. The girl group’s original members _ Sarah Dallin, Keren Woodward and Siobhan Fahey say they began rehearsals this week for the shows, due to start in February. (Photo by Grant Pollard/Invision/AP)
October 10, 2017 - 9:12 am
LONDON (AP) — It took a kitchen sing-song to get '80s British pop group Bananarama back together and out on the road after 30 years. The girl group's original members — Sarah Dallin, Keren Woodward and Siobhan Fahey — say they are touring the U.S. for the first time in February. Fahey left the band...
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October 02, 2017 - 5:25 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there's a bigger cheerleader for genealogy research than Henry Louis Gates Jr. it's unlikely they're nearly as well-connected. The prominent Harvard professor once again lures the famous and celebrated to PBS' "Finding Your Roots," which shares their ancestry and family...
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Miley Cyrus performs at a private concert event at Tootsie's to celebrate the release of her album "Younger Now" on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Laura Roberts/Invision/AP)
September 30, 2017 - 9:22 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pop star Miley Cyrus returned to her Tennessee roots, musically and geographically, for the release of her new album "Younger Now" with a hometown performance at Nashville honky-tonk. Cyrus answered questions from her fans and chatted with her dad, country singer Billy Ray...
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FILE - In this June 26, 2016, file photo, Beyonce performs "Freedom" at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Beyonce released a surprise single Sept. 28, 2017, on which she sings in Spanish, English and French to raise relief money for those affected by hurricanes in the Caribbean and earthquakes in Mexico. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
September 29, 2017 - 6:15 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce has released a surprise single on which she sings in Spanish, English and French to raise relief money for those affected by hurricanes in the Caribbean and earthquakes in Mexico. Beyonce is featured on a remix of J. Balvin and Willy William's "Mi Gente," which means "my...
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September 28, 2017 - 5:27 pm
The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. Coldplay; $7,780...
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FILE - In this July 18, 2014 file photo, Jason Mraz performs on NBC's "Today" show in New York. Mraz will make his Broadway debut in the hit musical "Waitress," starting Nov. 3. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
September 28, 2017 - 12:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz is getting ready to make the jump to Broadway in the musical "Waitress." The musical adaptation of the 2007 film with songs by pop star Sara Bareilles, tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and pie maker trapped in a small-town diner and a loveless...
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FILE - In this Sunday, June 25, 2017, file photo, Bruno Mars performs "Perm" at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Mars is extending his support of a scholarship to Grammy Camp. The five-time Grammy winner had started a scholarship to pay for the costs of one student from his native Hawaii in 2014, but now kids nationwide are eligible and he will fund the scholarship for five more years. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
September 27, 2017 - 9:02 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars is expanding his support of a Grammy scholarship for high school students. The five-time Grammy winner had lent financial support for a student from his native Hawaii to attend the Grammy Museum's Grammy Camp since 2014 to honor his late mother. Now a student nationwide...
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September 19, 2017 - 12:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump, a good enemy deserves a good nickname. In his debut appearance before the U.N. General Assembly Tuesday, Trump embraced his latest label — calling North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man." An apparent reference to the Elton John song, which Trump...
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