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Hit maker Timbaland producing music for fitness brand Zumba
Hit-making producer Timbaland is used to people dancing to his beats at nightclubs, and now fans will get a chance to move to music he specifically designed for working out through a new partnership with Zumba.
 
It'll be the bee's knees
Jazz musicians from Panama and Mozambique, and Beatrice Hsieh, second from right, commissioner of Taipei's Department of Cultural Affairs, pose for a photo together at the Riverside Live House on Thursday, Aug. 11.
 
Bon Iver, whose emotionally intense folk rock has won a strong following, is hinting it is ready with its first album in five years ahead of the band's own festival.
 
A ukulele player from the Hawaiian island Maui who unwittingly sang a duet with reggae artist Matisyahu will be performing with the singer in Hollywood.
 
Florence Foster Jenkins: tone-deaf but adored
When opera lovers ask New York's Carnegie Hall for souvenir concert programs, they're not usually interested in Maria Callas or Joan Sutherland.
 
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86
Clarinetist Pete Fountain, whose Dixieland jazz virtuosity and irrepressible wit endeared him to his native New Orleans and earned him decades of national television fame, died Saturday of heart failure. He was 86.
 
Marching band wins award
Members of the Taipei Municipal Chien-Kuo Boys' Senior High School Marching Band pose for a photo in Kuala Lumpur, Sunday, Aug. 7. The marching band won the silver medal in the World Championship for Marching Show Bands 2016. They took home the most medals at the event.
 
Railing collapses at rap concert; at least 10 hurt
Authorities say at least 10 people have been hurt after a railing collapsed during an outdoor concert by Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa in southern New Jersey.
 
Late rock legend David Bowie was nominated Thursday for the prestigious Mercury Prize for his final album, going up against fellow critic favorites Radiohead and Anohni.
 
Local musicians to perform at Japanese summer music fest
Taiwanese musicians Fire Ex (滅火器), Hush and Elephant Gym (大象體操) have been invited to attend Japan's music festival Summer Sonic and the pre-festival concert "Taiwanderful" at the end of this month.
 
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