Mar 03, 2013 13:49 EST
Big-budget action-adventure "Jack the Giant Slayer" crushed all rivals in its debut weekend, easily topping the North American box office, industry estimates showed Sunday.
Mar 03, 2013 08:07 EST
The original line-up of veteran rockers, Status Quo, are getting back together for a nationwide tour, the band's management confirmed on Sunday.
Mar 02, 2013 12:41 EST
As a week of mind-bending TED Conference talks ranging from animal necrophilia to fighting poverty ended Friday, inspiring presentations from the renowned gathering were spreading.
Mar 01, 2013 03:51 EST
British rock icon David Bowie released his first album in a decade, streaming the comeback record exclusively on iTunes.
Feb 28, 2013 22:26 EST
Richard Branson on Friday unveiled details of Virgin Atlantic's new domestic service which he promises will bring "rock and roll spirit" to the skies.
Feb 28, 2013 15:07 EST
The Temptations, one of Motown's most successful acts, has lost a second former member in less than a fortnight with the death of Richard Street, US news media reported Thursday.
Feb 28, 2013 08:48 EST
US pop singer Anastacia has announced she is cancelling her "It's A Man's World" European tour after being diagnosed for the second time with breast cancer.
Feb 28, 2013 02:04 EST
Influential music magazine the NME honoured rock legends the Rolling Stones with two prizes at its annual awards show, fifty years after they first graced its pages.
Feb 27, 2013 01:10 EST
Rock star Bono embraced his inner nerd as he made a case that extreme poverty could be eliminated by the year 2030 with the help of technology.
Feb 26, 2013 16:49 EST
David Bowie shares an on-screen kiss with British actress Tilda Swinton in the video for his latest single released on Tuesday.
Feb 25, 2013 17:41 EST
Otis "Damon" Harris, who as first tenor of the Motown ensemble The Temptations sang on such 1970s hits as "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone," has died at the age of 62, US news media reported Monday.
Feb 24, 2013 05:30 EST
Pier Luigi Bersani, the favourite to become Italy's prime minister after the general election, is a cigar-chomping former communist with a liberal economic streak and a down-to-earth manner.
Feb 22, 2013 15:07 EST
Justin Timberlake stepped up his return to the forefront of pop music Friday with news that he'll team up with Jay-Z this summer for full-scale concerts in a dozen major North American cities.
Feb 20, 2013 18:18 EST
Singer-songwriter Emeli Sande, the voice of the London Olympics, continued her rise to superstardom by winning two of the most prestigious Brit Awards at a ceremony in London on Wednesday.
Feb 20, 2013 06:33 EST
AngloGold Ashanti, the third-biggest gold producer in the world, reported on Wednesday a 47.0-percent plunge in net profit in 2012 to $849 million.
Feb 18, 2013 17:38 EST
Germany's entry for this year's Eurovision Song Contest is being investigated after allegations that it copied elements of last year's winner, a television station reported Monday.
Feb 17, 2013 19:20 EST
British rocker Tony Sheridan, best known as an early collaborator of The Beatles and mentor during the Fab Four's legendary spell in Hamburg, has died aged 72, his family announced.
Feb 16, 2013 19:56 EST
Pop star Rihanna showed off her first fashion collection on Saturday in London, with a raunchy street-style range displayed to the sound of thumping hip-hop beats.
Feb 16, 2013 17:24 EST
It was retro night at London Fashion Week on Saturday with Mod girls, punk vibes and late 1980s ravers, plus a smattering of stardust in the form of singer Rihanna's first collection.
Feb 15, 2013 11:59 EST
Trend-setters from across the globe poured into the British capital Friday for the start of London Fashion Week, which will see hotly anticipated collections by Tom Ford and superstar Rihanna hit the catwalk.