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Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Aug. 15, 2019 4:30 PM EDT

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. Week of August 14, 2019: TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. The...

Lil Nas X, Lizzo, Shawn Mendes, Bad Bunny to perform at VMAs

Aug. 13, 2019 1:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Lil Nas X, Lizzo and Shawn Mendes are set to perform at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. MTV announced Tuesday that Bad Bunny, Camila Cabello, J Balvin and Rosalia will also hit the stage at the Aug. 26 event, taking place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Ariana Grande and...

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Aug. 8, 2019 4:38 PM EDT

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. Week of August 8, 2019: TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. The...

Taylor Swift to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

Aug. 7, 2019 12:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift is set to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards. MTV announced Wednesday that the pop star will hit the stage on Aug. 26 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Swift and Ariana Grande are the most nominated acts, competing for 10 awards each. Swift's nominations...

China's Tencent in talks to buy 10% of Universal Music Group

Aug. 6, 2019 6:55 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Chinese tech giant Tencent is in talks with French media company Vivendi to buy 10% of Universal Music Group, whose artists include Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, U2 and the Rolling Stones. Vivendi said Tuesday it has started preliminary negotiations that value Universal Music at about 30 billion...

Ariana Grande returns to acting roots in "Kidding"

Aug. 2, 2019 1:49 PM EDT

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Ariana Grande returns to her acting roots with an appearance in Jim Carrey's series "Kidding." The Grammy-winning singer with the big vocal range guests in season two of the Showtime series that returns on Nov. 3. And yes, she sings. Carrey told a TV critics gathering on Friday...

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Aug. 1, 2019 6:44 PM EDT

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. Week of July 31, 2019: TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. BTS;...

Transit agencies to expand service for Lollapalooza festival

Jul. 30, 2019 6:19 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's transportation agencies are boosting services to accommodate tens of thousands of people attending Lollapalooza. The Metra commuter train and the CTA subway agencies will expand capacity for one of the nation's most popular music festivals. It takes place from Thursday through...

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Jul. 25, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. Week of July 24, 2019: TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. Ed...

Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift score 10 MTV VMA nominations

Jul. 23, 2019 12:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift are the top contenders at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, each scoring 10 nominations. MTV announced Tuesday that Grande and Swift will compete in eight of the same categories, including video of the year. Swift's gay pride anthem "You Need to Calm Down" and...