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That ‘Star Wars’/’Sgt. Pepper’s’ Parody Album Is Coming to Life — With a Full Orchestra

When it came out in 2017, it was unlikely to think that Palette-Swap Ninja's great Beatles/Star Wars parody Princess Leia's Stolen…

Kenyan schoolgirl Angel overcomes bullies to pursue dream of music career

Angel Wanjiru has overcome bullies and health problems to pursue her dream of a career in music.

The Gambia protest over Togo defender Adewale Olufade

The Gambia Football Federation lodges a protest with the Confederation of African Football over the eligibility of Togo’s Adewale Olufade.

Kenya replace Equatorial Guinea at Women’s Africa Cup of Nations

Kenya replace Equatorial Guinea at the upcoming Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana after a protest about player eligibility.

Kobe Bryant Dropped From Animated Film Festival Jury Over 2003 Rape Allegation

Kobe Bryant has been removed from the Animation Is Film Festival jury following backlash stemming from a 2003 rape allegation. Though the former L.A…

Music Canada’s Graham Henderson Talks ‘Exhaustive’ Gender Equity and Diversity Review at Playback

Graham Henderson, president and CEO of Music Canada, made good on his commitment from last year to promote diversity and equality within the trade…

Dwayne Johnson Sings ‘Happy Birthday’ to Six-Month-Old Daughter: Watch

Dwayne Johnson proved once again that he's dad of the year. The Rock took to Instagram on Wednesday (Oct. 17) to celebrate his six-month-old…

Seth Rogen Poses With Donald Glover During ‘Lion King’ Voice Recording Session

No worries for the rest of your days, because the live action version of The Lion King is underway. Seth Rogen took to Twitter on Wednesday…

Central African Republic: ‘Why a grenade couldn’t stop our music’

A deadly attack at a gig nine months ago has only made this band from the Central African Republic more determined.

Sadio Mane: Liverpool forward has hand surgery

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has surgery on a hand injury he sustained while on international duty.

Billboard Live Music Awards 2018 Nominations: Full List Includes Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran & Beyonce

Billboard has announced the nominees for this year’s Billboard Live Music Awards, honoring the top tours, festivals, venues and executives and…

Garth Brooks Plots Stadium Tour & Network Special, Addresses Agent Rob Beckham’s WME Departure

“People that know me know I’m scared to death of stadiums,” Garth Brooks declared at a press conference Wednesday (Oct. 17) where…