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'Concrete Cowboy' shows Philadelphia's Black cowboy culture

Mar. 30, 2021 20:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Historians estimate that 1 in 4 American cowboys were Black but you would be hard pressed to find a movie genre whiter than the Western. “Concrete Cowboy,” an urban Western about African American riders in Philadelphia starring Idris Elba, is about an often unseen —...

He said, she said: AP writers predict 2021 Grammy winners

Mar. 09, 2021 09:03 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Putting out music in a pandemic, without the ability to connect directly with fans through touring, felt sort of like a tree falling in the forest with no one around to hear it. Experiencing music in 2020 became a solo experience, for good and for bad,...

Bunny Wailer, reggae luminary, dies in Jamaica at age 73

Mar. 04, 2021 10:33 AM EST

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Bunny Wailer, a reggae luminary who was the last surviving founding member of the legendary group The Wailers, died on Tuesday in his native Jamaica. He was 73. Wailer, a baritone singer whose birth name is Neville Livingston, formed The Wailers...