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Apple Music boasts 6.5m subscribers

Posted by on 20/10/2015
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Apple Music boasts 6.5m subscribers

Apple Music boasts 6.5m subscribers

Apple chief executive Tim Cook said Monday the technology giant’s new music service has some 6.5 million subscribers. “It is going really well,” Cook during an on-stage chat on the opening evening of a Wall Street Journal technology forum on the Southern California coast. “Lots of people are liking it.” People have begun ending free […]

‘Star Wars’ fans crash ticket sites as new trailer premieres

Posted by on 20/10/2015
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Box Office: ‘Goosebumps’ tops ‘The Martian,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ falls flat

Posted by on 18/10/2015
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Box Office: ‘Goosebumps’ tops ‘The Martian,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ falls flat

Box Office: ‘Goosebumps’ tops ‘The Martian,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ falls flat

“Goosebumps” rode a wave of Clinton era nostalgia to the top of the box office charts, as the adaptation of the popular children’s book series earned $23.5 million in its opening weekend. That just edged out Fox’s “The Martian,” the science-fiction smash that was trying to be the number one picture for a third week […]

Timberlake sings a little, dances a little at Memphis event

Posted by on 18/10/2015
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Timberlake sings a little, dances a little at Memphis event

Timberlake sings a little, dances a little at Memphis event

Justin Timberlake sang and strutted his way through his induction into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame on Saturday, doing vocal impersonations of soul singers Al Green and Otis Redding, performing on stage with Sam Moore of Sam & Dave, and joking with buddy Jimmy Fallon. The pop singer and actor accepted the honor in […]

Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Posted by on 15/10/2015
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Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Bopping his head to the beat and swaying to a blues version of “America the Beautiful,” President Barack Obama celebrated what he called one of the country’s most precious gifts: “American creativity.” Obama and his wife, Michelle, marked the history of American music Wednesday night during the latest installment of the PBS television program “In […]

The Martian is a movie that shouldn’t have been made.

Posted by on 15/10/2015
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Review: ‘Bridge of Spies’ is an absorbing slow burn

Posted by on 13/10/2015
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Gloria and Emilio Estefan celebrate immigrants in musical

Posted by on 12/10/2015
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Gloria and Emilio Estefan celebrate immigrants in musical

Gloria and Emilio Estefan celebrate immigrants in musical

With some US presidential candidates on the campaign trail demonizing immigrants, a powerhouse husband-and-wife team, who both happen to be immigrants themselves, hope they can offer some balance – and some pop songs. Gloria Estefan and her husband, Emilio, are shepherding their musical biography “On Your Feet!” to Broadway this fall. It’s a show that […]

Teenage girls and drama therapy break new ground in Iraq

Posted by on 12/10/2015
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Hollywood women say ‘no more’ to pay disparity, harassment

Posted by on 11/10/2015
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Hollywood women say ‘no more’ to pay disparity, harassment

Hollywood women say ‘no more’ to pay disparity, harassment

Hollywood actresses bemoan pay disparity with their male counterparts, as well as the despised “casting couch”-where film executives sometimes make sexual advances before deciding who gets a coveted movie role. But some of Hollywood’s top female stars are saying “no more,” and are hailing this as a banner year for women in film. Ashley Judd […]

‘He named me Malala’: Portrait of girls’ education icon

Posted by on 11/10/2015
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Janet Jackson, Chicago, The Cars nominated for rock hall

Posted by on 08/10/2015
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Janet Jackson, Chicago, The Cars nominated for rock hall

Janet Jackson, Chicago, The Cars nominated for rock hall

Janet Jackson, Steve Miller, Chicago and The Cars are among the first-time nominees being considered for induction next year in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Cheap Trick, Los Lobos, Chaka Khan and James Brown’s famed backup band The J.B.’s also are new to the ballot. Eight of the 15 potential honorees are first-timers, […]