Latest David Bowie News

Cameron Crowe adores recording ‘Almost Famous’ cast album

Dec. 02, 2022 11:31 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Cameron Crowe believes the spirit of a place lingers long after the moment has passed. That’s what makes recording the Broadway “Almost Famous” cast album at New York’s iconic Power Station studio so special for him. “It’s like going back to the roots of...

Rolling Stones' 60th year honored with UK collectible coin

Nov. 30, 2022 19:47 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — They want money — that’s what they want, that’s what they want. Well, now the Rolling Stones can say they’re also ON money, the face of a new collectible coin issued by Britain’s Royal Mint to celebrate the band’s 60th anniversary. The new 5-pound ($6.04)...

Kylie Jenner, fashion lovers laud Mugler at Brooklyn Museum

Nov. 16, 2022 11:58 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Draped in an archival cocoon cape and dragonfly printed bodysuit, Kylie Jenner paid homage to the late French designer Manfred Thierry Mugler and his revolutionary artistry, now on display at the Brooklyn Museum. The traveling exhibit “Thierry Mugler:...

Kim Kardashian honored at CFDA awards, calls for inclusivity

Nov. 08, 2022 12:46 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian was honored at Monday's Council of Fashion Designers of America Fashion Awards for her shapewear line and used the honor to call for designers to be inclusive for all body shapes. Kardashian was awarded the first-ever Innovation Award presented by...

What are the 500 best albums? Rolling Stone has an answer

Nov. 02, 2022 11:50 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Is Fleetwood Mac's landmark album “Rumours” better than “To Pimp a Butterfly” by Kendrick Lamar? Should “Tapestry” by Carole King be ranked higher or lower than “Thriller” by Michael Jackson? Rolling Stone magazine has some answers in a new book...

Cameron Crowe's 'Almost Famous' rocks out on Broadway

Oct. 31, 2022 11:37 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Composer Tom Kitt got a compliment the other day that any songwriter would sing about. A friend had seen his Broadway stage adaptation of Cameron Crowe's film “Almost Famous” and couldn't tell which songs Kitt had supplied and which ones were classics. ...

New this week: Taylor Swift, 'Descendant' and 'Ghostwriter'

Oct. 21, 2022 09:22 AM 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 — One of the year’s standout documentaries , Margaret Brown’s “Descendant” takes a wide...

Prada, Max Mara back to pre-pandemic splendor in Milan

Sep. 22, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Pre-pandemic fashion delirium is back. After several COVID-induced calm seasons, Milan Fashion Week is back to its pre-pandemic splendor: with crowded seating, gridlocked streets and sidewalks packed with fashion fans wanting a glimpse of stars and influencers. ...

‘The Woman King’ takes North American box office throne

Sep. 18, 2022 12:23 PM EDT

The Viola Davis-led action epic “ The Woman King ” easily conquered the North American box office in its first weekend in theaters, against a crowded market of new releases. The film, directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, surpassed expectations and earned $19 million in ticket sales, according to...

Review: 'Moonage Daydream' brings Bowie back to Earth

Sep. 15, 2022 13:32 PM EDT

Brett Morgen's David Bowie documentary “Moonage Daydream ” plunges into the mind of the rock star — it puts a ray gun to Bowie's head — and comes away with something that, at its best, is a gift of sound and vision. It goes without saying that Bowie, like his alter-ego Ziggy...