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Wednesday September 26th, 2018 3:11AM

AP Online Recordings News

Dictionary editors say 'twerking' goes back almost 200 years
LONDON (AP) — Twerking may be older than you think.The provocative dance that gained global fame thanks to an attention-grabbing performance by Miley Cyrus has been admitted to the venerable Oxford En...
7:13PM ( 3 years ago )
Beyonce, The Weeknd to headline Jay Z's Made In America fest
NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce is heading back to Jay Z's Made in America festival this September.Organizers also announced Wednesday the pop diva and R&B singer The Weeknd will headline the Budweiser Made i...
5:23PM ( 3 years ago )
Rapper Rick Ross arrested on kidnapping, assault charges
ATLANTA (AP) — Rapper Rick Ross is accused of forcing a man into a guesthouse at his suburban-Atlanta mansion and beating him in the head with a handgun, chipping his teeth and mangling his jaw so bad...
4:24PM ( 3 years ago )
Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell will rejoin tour
NEW YORK (AP) — Cancer can't stop Vivian Campbell from rocking out with Def Leppard.His publicist confirmed Wednesday that doctors have given Campbell a treatment regimen that will allow him to avoid...
3:09PM ( 3 years ago )
Jazz singer Elling expands musical horizons on new CD
Kurt Elling, "Passion World" (Concord Jazz)On "Passion World," jazz singer Kurt Elling expands his musical horizons way beyond his previous CD, "1619 Broadway-the Brill Building Project," which focuse...
11:02AM ( 3 years ago )
Music Review: Richard Thompson eases up, 'Still' delivers
Richard Thompson, "Still" (Fantasy Records)British guitar hero Richard Thompson delivers yet again on "Still," continuing a late career high with a record whose title may refer to his longevity or sen...
9:52AM ( 3 years ago )
From Belafonte to the blues: Guy Davis' uncommon life
NEW YORK (AP) — The blues, at its best, strikes a common chord: Guy Davis unspools everyman's tale with earnest, engaging ease — but his own story is uncommon.This down-to-earth bluesman wears the lar...
9:19AM ( 3 years ago )
Plucked from war-torn Iraq, heavy metal band gets first EP
NEW YORK (AP) — The name of the album is "Gilgamesh," the ancient Mesopotamian king with superhuman strength and courage who undertakes a perilous quest to discover the secret of eternal life.The epic...
9:07AM ( 3 years ago )
Bieber guard gets jail time for incident with photographer
ATLANTA (AP) — A security guard for Justin Bieber who police said admitted taking a camera from a photographer has been ordered to serve 45 days in jail.Hugo Hesny, 33, was indicted in March 2014 on f...
9:23PM ( 3 years ago )
Music Review: Campbell steps front and center with wife
Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams, "Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams" (Red House)Larry Campbell is a highly regarded producer and ridiculously versatile sideman who can play about any instrument you...
5:43PM ( 3 years ago )