NEW YORK (Reuters) - Australian rapper Iggy Azalea scored the most American Music Award nominations with six nods, including the coveted artist of the year and favorite single and hip hop album, according to an announcement on Monday. Singers John Legend and Pharrell Williams and pop star Katy Perry were not far behind with five nominations, followed by New Zealand's Lorde with four. English pop star Charli XCX and singer Jason Derulo announced the nominations in five categories on the ABC early news show "Good Morning America. ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lucinda Williams had considered releasing a double CD at least once before, but her record company argued against it. Now the veteran singer-songwriter is putting music out on her own label.
Jimmy Fallon combined two of his favorite things — his "Ew!" sketch and music — for the first time on The Tonight Show. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Jimmy Fallon Will.I.Am The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
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What should you do if you get caught with a George Foreman Grill down the back of your blue jeans? Or if the FBI finds kids trapped in your creepy van? Or if your husband disappears in the most convenient way? According to this wacky new music video, there's only one option: Call Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk). AMC has released a wacky promotional music video for its upcoming Breaking Bad spin-off Better Call Saul that features country singer Junior Brown listing potential troubles—and, presumably, storylines—that Saul's clients might find themselves in. Co-showrunners Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould wrote the lyrics, with music by Breaking Bad composer Dave Porter. The video also contains new footage from the series, which premieres in February and has already been renewed for a second season. Check it out below: From the looks of things, Better Call Saul is going to be quite fun.
What should you do if you get caught with a George Foreman Grill down your pants? What about if kids are found in your creepy van? Or your husband disappears in the most convenient way? According to this new music video, there's only one option: call Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk). Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Peter Gould Bob Odenkirk Vince Gilligan David Porter Better Call Saul
By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Grammy-winning mariachi bandleader Nati Cano, who stirred American audiences with the folk sounds of his native Mexico and played a key role in helping to teach young people how to play the music, has died at age 81, a bandmate said on Saturday. Cano died on Friday at a hospital in Fillmore, California, after a long battle with cancer, said the bandmate, Sergio Alonso. Born in 1933 in a rural town near Guadalajara, Mexico, Natividad "Nati" Cano grew up with the mariachi music his family of day laborers played in their spare time. ...
John Besh and Aaron Sanchez plan to unleash their taco/tequila bar Johnny Sanchez in the CBD sometime this month. The vibe sounds full on party-time with live music and the bar anchoring the restaurant.
Hitting the road with his band in a beat-up van, Sean Bohrman looked at the cassette deck and, instead of seeing an ancient relic, became inspired. He could listen to his own, and others', albums on the cheap.
By Susan Cooper Eastman JACKSONVILLE Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida jury found Michael Dunn, a middle-aged white man, guilty of first-degree murder on Wednesday in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in an argument over loud rap music. Dunn, 47, a software engineer, testified he thought he was defending himself from an armed threat when he fired 10 rounds at an SUV carrying four teens at a Jacksonville gas station parking lot, killing Jordan Davis, 17. Dunn and Davis exchanged words before the shooting about the loud music coming from the SUV. ...
Marty O'Donnell, former Bungie employee and composer of the Halo games and Destiny, will join a documentary about video game music, according to a Kickstarter blog post from the producers of The Players' Score: A Video Game Music Documentary.
New York (AFP) - Hitting the road with his band in a beat-up van, Sean Bohrman looked at the cassette deck and, instead of seeing an ancient relic, became inspired. He could listen to his own, and others', albums on the cheap.