It's a radio talent contest with a mission: showcasing the skills of Mosul's youth after years of jihadist rule and a months-long battle for the city.
"Sgt. Pepper" was only the beginning. Half a century after the Beatles' psychedelic landmark, it stands as just one of many musical astonishments of 1967 that shaped what we listen to now.
The rapper, who walked into the show Sunday with 22 nominations, won top artist, top male artist and top Billboard 200 album, among other prizes.
Portugal won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time ever early Sunday with a melancholy ballad performed by a singer who suffers from a serious heart condition.
Platinum-selling R&B singers Tyrese, Brandy, Anthony Hamilton and Kem celebrated Mother's Day two days early at a concert in front of feverish fans in Brooklyn.
Harry Styles, "Harry Styles" (Columbia)
With a dancing "gorilla" as the red-hot favorite and flamboyant fashion throughout, the kitsch Eurovision Song Contest climaxes Saturday following a simmering political feud between Russia and Ukraine.
They formed the charming backdrop to Graham Greene's sin-filled Saigon in "The Quiet American," but the colonial-era buildings of Vietnam's biggest city are fast disappearing -- sparking fears it is losing its unique charm.
From guitars to sketches for iconic album artwork, an immersive Pink Floyd retrospective at London's Victoria and Albert Museum traces the half-century career of the famous British band.
Rapper Snoop Dogg says he wants to create a music festival in his father's hometown so he can perform in Mississippi.