Genesis vocalist Phil Collins announces retirement

2011-03-09 10:12:33

British singer, drummer and actor Phil Collins, announced on his website that he has retired.

Rocker Robbie Robertson set to write memoirs

2011-03-09 09:59:39

Rocker Robbie Robertson is about to add "author" to his lengthy list of professional activities.

Avril Lavigne more 'emotional,' 'raw' on new album

2011-03-09 09:57:58

Canadian singer Avril Lavigne says her fourth album "Goodbye Lullaby," released in the United States on Tuesday, shows a different side to the petulant pop-punkster image she has perfected in the past.

Veteran rocker Cliff Richard gets 'soul-licious'

2011-03-08 15:11:23

Veteran British crooner Cliff Richard is teaming up with some of the biggest names in soul for a new album to be produced by Motown songwriting great Lamont Dozier.

Grammy leader to meet with awards critic

2011-03-08 07:10:02

The chairman of the Recording Academy and the music industry veteran who wrote a scathing critique of this year's Grammy results have agreed to start a dialogue.

Usher 'troubled' about Gadhafi concert link

2011-03-08 07:09:52

Usher said Friday he's "sincerely troubled" to learn he appeared at a concert in St. Bart's linked to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's family and plans donate his concert fee to human rights organizations.

Def Leppard has eye on legacy with live album and tour

2011-03-07 10:46:13

British rockers Def Leppard are hitting the road this summer to support their first ever live album.

Eric Clapton's guitars to be auctioned in New York

2011-03-07 10:39:16

More than 70 guitars belonging to legendary British music icon Eric Clapton will go on the auction block in New York next week to raise money for his drug and alcohol treatment center in the Caribbean.

Britney's single 'leaks,' some predict a club hit

2011-03-07 10:38:59

The second single from Britney Spears' upcoming album "Femme Fatale" was posted on the internet on Thursday.

Pop diva Shakira performs in Buenos Aires

2011-03-06 16:32:08

Colombian pop star Shakira performs in Buenos Aires, March 5, 2011.

Ten-year-old girl set to perform with Gaga

2011-03-04 15:33:53

A ten-year-old Canadian YouTube star says she can't wait to join Lady Gaga onstage in Toronto.

Tuned in: Country music acts woo radio airplay

2011-03-04 15:33:26

Kip Moore long ago got over the jitters playing in front of a live audience. Then he stepped on the Ryman Auditorium stage this week.