Wu-Tang Album Sold to Pay ‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli’s Debt

In a statement, acting U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Jacquelyn M. Kasulis said that after the album sale, payment of Shkreli’s forfeiture judgment “is now complete.” Shkreli, the founder and managing member of hedge funds MSMB Capital Management and MSMB Healthcare Management and former CEO of publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company Retrophin, was convicted in August 2017 of […]

2 in a Million, Steve Aoki, Sting & SHAED

By Steve Aoki, Sting & SHAED Listen to Steve Aoki, Sting & SHAED on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your library, and listen anywhere without Wi-Fi or using data. There’s no commitment. You can cancel anytime.

La Bohème: “Che gelida manina”, Luciano Pavarotti, Herbert von Karajan & Berlin Philharmonic

By Luciano Pavarotti, Herbert von Karajan & Berlin Philharmonic Listen to Luciano Pavarotti, Herbert von Karajan & Berlin Philharmonic on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your library, and listen anywhere without Wi-Fi or using data. There’s no commitment. You can cancel anytime.

Young Thug Reveals Album Details on ‘Tiny Desk’

Young Thug showed off his skills in an all-new, botanical-style NPR Tiny Desk performance that premiered on Tuesday (July 27). Recorded at the Houdini Estate in Los Angeles, the rapper performed four new songs — “Die Slow,” “Droppin Jewels,” “Hate the Game” and “Tick Tock” — each with a punk-rock-infused twist, thanks to the band Damnage Gooods and drummer Tosh Peterson. Thug was then […]

Rauw Alejandro Scores Sixth Latin Airplay No. 1

He’s earned all of his leaders since last July. In just over a year, Rauw Alejandro has racked up six No. 1 hits on Billboard’s Latin Airplay chart. His newest chart topper, “Todo de Ti,” reaches the summit on the latest ranking (dated July 31) with 11.6 million radio airplay audience impressions, up 19%, according to MRC Data. Alejandro first […]

Dormi, O Bambino, José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, Steven Mercurio, Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen Children’s Choir & Vienna Philharmonic

By José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, Steven Mercurio, Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen Children’s Choir & Vienna Philharmonic Listen to José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, Steven Mercurio, Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen Children’s Choir & Vienna Philharmonic on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your library, and listen anywhere without Wi-Fi or using […]

R. Kelly Lawyers to Fight Adding Claims in Sex Trial

Prosecutors say the staffers helped Kelly to recruit women and girls for sex and pornography and to exercise a lot of control over them. The charges involve six different women and girls. Prosecutors now also want jurors to hear about more than a dozen other people who allege Kelly sexually or physically abused, threatened or otherwise mistreated them. The claims […]

Chad Smith’s Daughter Covers Red Hot Chili Peppers Song

Sometimes the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. That’s clearly the case in Chad Smith’s family. The Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer has been beating the skins for decades, in a career that has earned him and his bandmates induction into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. Smith’s daughter Ava Maybee is following in his footsteps. In a […]

Madama Butterfly, Act 1: L’imperial commissario, Angelo Mercuriali, Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Tebaldi, Oscar Nanni, Enzo Sordello, Coro Dell’Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Tullio Serafin

By Angelo Mercuriali, Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Tebaldi, Oscar Nanni, Enzo Sordello, Coro Dell’Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Tullio Serafin Listen to Angelo Mercuriali, Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Tebaldi, Oscar Nanni, Enzo Sordello, Coro Dell’Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Tullio Serafin on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 […]

Review: To a Rare King Arthur Opera, Bard Says ‘Welcome Back’

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. — It took just two words over the loudspeakers for the audience at the Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College on Sunday evening to break into vigorous applause: “Welcome back.” Welcome back, indeed, to Ernest Chausson’s seldom heard opera “Le Roi Arthus,” being presented as part of Bard’s SummerScape festival. And welcome back to many […]

Snow Man Says ‘Hello Hello’ to No. 1 on Japan Hot 100

BTS’ “Permission to Dance,” which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, holds at No. 2 on the Japan Hot 100, ruling streaming (19,965,634 weekly streams) and video (7,718,062 weekly views) to come out on top over the group’s previous hit song “Butter,” which falls to No. 3. But the latter is still going strong, continuing its climb […]