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Rocker Rod Stewart cancels Taiwan concert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Fans hoping to see rock veteran Rod Stewart live in Kaohsiung City next month will be disappointed to hear the star canceled the only gig on his latest tour slated for Tai...

Record 94,000 fans flock to Ed Sheeran concert in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.K. pop star Ed Sheeran's concert on Saturday (Feb. 3) drew over 94,000 fans to Kaohsiung National Stadium, setting a new record for the arena. On Sunday (Feb. 4),...

Taylor Swift will not perform in Taiwan due to war fears, VP candidate says

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taylor Swift declined an invitation to perform in Taiwan because she feared a war in the Taiwan Strait, according to one of the country’s vice presidential candidate...

Coldplay concert brings 170,000 visitors, NT$550 million to Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two days of concerts by British rock band Coldplay over the weekend (Nov. 11-12) drew more than 170,000 visitors to the Kaohsiung National Stadium and resulted in half a b...

Coldplay concludes 2 concerts in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British rock band Coldplay completed the last of two concerts at Kaohsiung National Stadium on Sunday evening (Nov. 12). The two concerts attracted around 100,000 fans,...

Coldplay draws more than 80,000 fans to Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British rock band Coldplay held the first of two scheduled concerts at the Kaohsiung National Stadium on Saturday (Nov. 11), attracting a crowd of 84,858 people both insid...

Kaohsiung fines 4 hotels for raising rates during Coldplay’s Taiwan concerts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four hotels in Kaohsiung City were fined for price gouging during concerts by British rock band Coldplay, reports said Saturday (Nov. 11). The authorities clamped down ...

Coldplay arrive in Taiwan for 2 Kaohsiung concerts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British rock band Coldplay landed in Kaohsiung Friday (Nov. 10) to prepare for two concerts over the weekend. The performances are the first for the band in Taiwan ...

Usher to headline the 2024 Super Bowl halftime show in Las Vegas

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Usher has a new confession: The Grammy winner will headline the Apple Music Super Bowl Halftime Show in Las Vegas. The NFL, Apple Music and Roc Nation announced Sunday...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 10-16

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 10-16: Sept. 10: Actor Greg Mullavey (“Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman”) is 90. Jazz vibraphonist Roy Ayers is 83. Actor Tom Ligon (“Oz,” ″Another Wo...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 9-15

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 9-15: July 9: Actor Richard Roundtree is 81. Singer Dee Dee Kenniebrew of The Crystals is 78. Actor Chris Cooper is 72. TV personality-turned-mus...

Malaysia raids Swatch stores, seizes colorful watches linked to gay pride

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Swiss watchmaker Swatch said Tuesday that Malaysian authorities raided its stores and confiscated 164 watches from its Pride Collection. It said Ministry of...

Couple killed at Texas mall shooting along with 3-year-old son had 'perfect synergy'

DALLAS (AP) — Kyu Cho had a generous spirit and joyous belly laugh that delighted his friends. His wife, Cindy Cho, was quieter, described by those who knew her as sweet and kind. Together, the parent...

Coldplay adds 2nd show in Taiwan's Kaohsiung on Nov. 12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British rock group Coldplay has added a second performance in Kaohsiung slated for Nov. 12, with ticket sales for both shows starting at 12 p.m. on Thursday (May 18). ...

Coldplay coming to Kaohsiung, Taiwan on Nov. 11

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British rock group Coldplay is scheduled to perform in Kaohsiung for the first time in November. Concert organizer Live Nation Taiwan on Tuesday morning (May 9) ann...