Thursday, April 2, 2015
Taiwanese pop diva A-mei (張惠妹), a staunch supporter of same-sex marriage and other gay rights, has rolled out two “rainbow products” to support the gay community, ahead of an April concert marathon in Taipei.
Dressed in a kimono and kneeling silently on a tatami mat floor, 61-year-old Yasue Tomita looks as if she might be about to perform a Japanese tea ceremony — instead she's debuting as a porn actress.
Huge black and gold sarcophaguses with kohl-rimmed eyes dwarf visitors at Turin's palatial Egyptian museum, which is reopening to the public after a “pharaonic” five-year renovation.
Basil Soda, credited as one of Lebanon's best-known international fashion designers, has died, his company said.
Joni Mitchell was hospitalized in Los Angeles on Tuesday, according to the Twitter account and website of the folk singer and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, but details on her condition have not been released.
Musician Jeremy Brown, a guitarist for Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts, died a day before the release of the band's debut album. He was 34 years old.
Newly anointed “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah faced mounting criticism on Tuesday after the emergence of several past social media posts accused of being racist, sexist and anti-Semitic.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Rap mogul Jay Z on Monday launched the rebranded Tidal music streaming service with major star backing, hoping to shake up the growing industry through high sound quality and artist control.