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Paul Rudd hosts 'SNL' sans audience, Charli XCX amid omicron

Dec. 19, 2021 00:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — People's Sexiest Man Alive of 2021 was indeed inducted into the vaunted Five-Timers Club on “Saturday Night Live,” but the surging omicron variant of the coronavirus meant there was no live audience to see it happen. Instead, viewers at home saw new sketches taped earlier in...

Review: Broadway's 'Mrs. Doubtfire' follows safe formula

Dec. 05, 2021 22:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — One sure sign that Broadway is bouncing back is the arrival of new shows based on hit movies. The latest is “Mrs. Doubtfire” — a sweetly clumsy valentine to broken families from the mid-1990s that arrives in the fraught 2020s. What opened Sunday at...

Grammy nominees in top categories for 64th annual show

Nov. 23, 2021 13:12 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A list of nominees in the top categories at the 64th annual Grammy Awards, announced Tuesday by The Recording Academy. — Album of the year: “We Are,” Jon Batiste; “Love For Sale,” Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga; “Justice (Triple Chucks...

Hitmakers BTS stamp their authority on American Music Awards

Nov. 21, 2021 23:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — South Korean superstars BTS were crowned artist of the year at the American Music Awards on Sunday, brushing aside challenges from Taylor Swift, Drake and The Weeknd as they took home a total of three awards and teamed up with Coldplay for a raucous “My Universe” and...

American Music Awards winners includes BTS, Rodrigo, Swift

Nov. 21, 2021 22:55 PM EST

List of winners at Sunday's American Music Awards: Artist of the year: BTS Favorite pop song: BTS, “Butter” New artist of the year: Olivia Rodrigo Favorite female pop artist: Taylor Swift ...

MTV EMAs show in Hungary highlights support for LGBTQ people

Nov. 14, 2021 19:04 PM EST

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Pyrotechnics, elaborate costumes and aerial acrobatics ruled the night at the 2021 MTV European Music Awards show in Hungary's capital Sunday, a ceremony that was both a celebration of the year's biggest musical artists and a statement of support for LGBTQ people in...

Taylor Swift fans revel in ‘All Too Well’ film lyrics, clues

Nov. 12, 2021 20:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift's fans know how to look for careful clues and Easter eggs in her lyrics and music videos, so anticipation was high when the pop star dropped a short film going deeper into her romantic life on a fan favorite song. The 13-minute “All Too...

From Bieber to Vedder, producer Andrew Watt shows his range

Nov. 12, 2021 10:03 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — What do Justin Bieber, Elton John and Dua Lipa have in common with Miley Cyrus, Metallica, Sam Smith and Stevie Wonder? They’ve all collaborated with the Grammy-winning 31-year-old producer Andrew Watt, who has become one of pop music’s most...

New this week: 'Red Notice,' Silk Sonic and 'Clifford'

Nov. 08, 2021 11:27 AM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Can a movie be a blockbuster on Netflix? That’s what “Red Notice,”...

Review: Ed Sheeran's 'Equals' finds him in domestic bliss

Oct. 29, 2021 07:28 AM EDT

“Equals,” by Ed Sheeran (Atlantic Records) Huge things have happened to Ed Sheeran since his last solo album — marriage, loss, fatherhood. They're all on the new collection “Equals,” an album that sweetly sounds like a man who now has all he needs. ...