Celine Dion announces Courage World Tour, new album in 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Celine Dion is ending her Las Vegas residency soon, but the superstar singer will keep herself busy by releasing new music and embarking on a new world tour later this year. ...

New 'Pet Sematary' takes a deeper exploration of grief

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The new "Pet Sematary" has familiar elements of Stephen King's classic 1983 novel and earlier film adaptations, namely the haunted graveyard where the dead are buried but return as ...

NAACP celebrates 50th Image Awards honoring celebs of color

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Donald Glover, Beyonce and "Black Panther" will be honored and vie for awards at Saturday's 50th NAACP Image Awards. Anthony Anderson returns as host of the show d...

Jussie Smollett's career could struggle to get back on track

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jussie Smollett's career faced mortality after he was arrested and accused of lying about being targeted in a January hate crime attack, and the case's abrupt dismissal hasn't exact...

DJ Khaled inspired by son before hosting Kids' Choice Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the run-up to the Kids' Choice Awards, host DJ Khaled is feeling plenty of support — from his son. The producer-DJ said his 2-year-old son, Asahd, gets excited ...

Smokey Robinson remembers Aretha Franklin at tribute concert

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Smokey Robinson recalls some of his favorite memories with Aretha Franklin at a taped tribute concert honoring The Queen of Soul. Robinson says he looked at Frankl...

New Disney area to immerse parkgoers in a Star Wars story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The world of Star Wars is coming from a galaxy far, far away to become the largest single-themed land created in a Disney park. Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is an adve...

Lady Gaga gives heartfelt message after 'Shallow' Oscar win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lady Gaga offered a heartfelt message to those watching the Oscars after "Shallow" from the film "A Star Is Born" won an Academy Award for best original song. "If ...

'Spider-Verse' first Marvel superhero film to win an Oscar

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Everyone's favorite neighborhood web-slinger is now an Oscar winner: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" won for the best animated feature Academy Award on Sunday evening. ...

'Black Panther' makes Oscar history twice for diversity

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Black Panther" went back-to-back into the Oscar history books on Sunday evening. Ruth E. Carter and Hannah Beachler became the first African-Americans to win in t...

R. Kelly's music legacy tested again after sex abuse charges

LOS ANGELES (AP) — R. Kelly is regarded as one of music's all-time hit makers, but the years of sexual abuse allegations against the embattled R&B star have created a dark cloud over his musical l...

'Black Panther' designer Ruth Carter on her start, Spike Lee

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's a big week for Ruth E. Carter, who on Sunday could become the first African-American to win an Academy Award for costume design through her Afro-futuristic wardrobes in "Black ...

'Black Panther' costume designer blazes trail to inspire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Black Panther" costume designer Ruth E. Carter says she wants her Oscar recognition to create more opportunities for African-Americans and women of color who desire to follow her f...

Stevie Wonder, John Legend headline Motown tribute concert

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stevie Wonder jammed with his harmonica, John Legend crooned while playing the piano and Ciara pranced onstage dressed like Rick James at Motown Records' 60th anniversary concert. ...

Jennifer Lopez turns Motown tribute into her own zesty show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lopez turned the Motown tribute into the J-Lo show. The Latin singer-actress hit the Grammys stage on Sunday inserting her energetic dance-pop flavor into...