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Celebs take to streets for historic demonstrations

Jun. 1, 2020 6:21 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamie Foxx stood shoulder-to-shoulder with activists in Minneapolis, proclaiming that “we’re not afraid of the moment.” In Los Angeles, pop star Halsey and “Insecure” actor Kendrick Sampson were hit with rubber bullets during a tense stand-off. And in...

FILE - In this April 28, 2018, file photo, Jay-Z and Beyonce watch Game 1 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series between the Golden State Warriors and the New Orleans Pelicans in Oakland, Calif. Several top record labels organized Black Out Tuesday on June 2, 2020 as riots erupted around the world sparked by Floyd’s death as well as the killings of Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor. Musicians including Rihanna, Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, Lil Nas X, Demi Lovato, Post Malone and Harry Styles have spoken out following Floyd’s death and the worldwide riots. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Music industry calls for Black Out Tuesday amid unrest

Jun. 1, 2020 5:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The music industry is planning to turn off the music and hold a day to reflect and implement change in response to the death of George Floyd and the killings of other black people. Several top record labels organized Black Out Tuesday as violent protests erupted around the world sparked by...

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Review: Pop star Gaga is back, but where’s the art or spark?

May. 29, 2020 1:18 PM EDT

Lady Gaga, “Chromatica” (Interscope) In the 12 years since Lady Gaga dropped her first album, the singer has exceptionally shown that she knows how to create a killer album. “The Fame” was danceable and clever. “The Fame Monster” was an epic adventure into her darker...

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New this week: Lady Gaga, 'Space Force,' Ghibli films on HBO

May. 28, 2020 5:56 PM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MUSIC Lady Gaga: After taking a departure from her electro pop sound with 2016’s “Joanne” and 2018’s “A...

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New this week: Gaga, 1975 music, a last 'Trip,' 'Stargirl'

May. 18, 2020 12:31 PM EDT

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 — Lynn Shelton movies: The weekend brought the painful loss of Shelton, the 54-year-old filmmaker and a unique voice in...

This combination photo shows musician/composer Aurlus Mabele, from left, writer Luis Sepulveda, shoemaker Sergio Rossi and chef Floyd Cardoz. The coronavirus has claimed the lives of artists and artisans, writers and actors, musicians and media figures. (Liza Monet via AP, from left, Marta Fernandez/Europa Press via AP, Sergio Rossi Family via AP and AP Photo)

Luminaries Lost: A look at some of the artists lost to virus

May. 7, 2020 12:26 PM EDT

A man made to make shoes. The king of the Congolese dance hall. A novelist in exile. In the first of an occasional series, The Associated Press takes a look at figures in arts, entertainment and culture who have died after contracting the coronavirus. ___ SERGIO ROSSI, SHOEMAKER Sergio Rossi learned shoemaking...

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Just dance: Lady Gaga sets May 29 release date for 6th album

May. 6, 2020 1:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After scrapping the original release date for her new album because of the spreading coronavirus, Lady Gaga has announced that her sixth studio release will be out on May 29. Gaga announced the news Wednesday. “Chromatica" was originally supposed to be released on April 10. The album...

FILE - This Feb. 21, 2019 file photo shows Kelly Rowland at the 12th Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Rowland says her new single “Coffee” and its accompanying music video is her “ode to the beauty of black women.” She debuted the breezy R&B track and video featuring black women across a spectrum of shades and colors two weeks ago. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Kelly Rowland: ‘Coffee’ song, video is my ode to black women

Apr. 30, 2020 4:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kelly Rowland says her new single “Coffee” and its accompanying music video is her “ode to the beauty of black women.” Rowland debuted the breezy R&B track and video featuring black women across a spectrum of shades and colors two weeks ago. “I just...

FILE - In this March 23, 2019 file photo, Chris Pratt reacts after getting slimed as he accepts the award for favorite butt-kicker for

Kids' Choice Awards bringing stars, slime from isolation

Apr. 24, 2020 5:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Kids' Choice Awards will be bringing the slime home. Nickelodeon's annual show and the signature green slime it pours on celebrities will now air on May 2 with host Victoria Justice, former star of the channel's shows “Zoey 101” and “Victorious.” On...

FILE - This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo shows Lady Gaga at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Through music, Lady Gaga told those stressing during the coronavirus pandemic to smile and Stevie Wonder encouraged viewers to lean on one another. The A-listers kicked off the two-hour TV special

Concert special, Jordan doc entice homebound TV viewers

Apr. 21, 2020 4:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga, Michael Jordan and the remote Rolling Stones provided television entertainment over the weekend for millions of Americans homebound because of the coronavirus. Gaga helped organize the “One World: Together at Home” concert that featured musicians like the Stones,...