Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Maren Morris honor hit songwriter and producer Busbee

Songwriter and producer Michael James Ryan – known as Busbee – has died. “Too much to say for social media,” Blake Shelton tweeted of the news.


K-pop: A sense of comfort, hope and happiness for fans around the world

Korean pop music has taken the world by storm. The genre has gained international popularity, allowing fans to connect to the artists as a community.


‘I hope y’all haven’t forgotten about me!’: Britney Spears reflects on time of ‘transition’

Britney Spears shared with her Instagram followers why she is taking a beat. “I hope y’all haven’t forgotten about me!!!” she posted.


Fans voice disappointment after Kanye West misses another ‘Jesus is King’ album release date

Kanye West originally announced “Jesus is King” would drop Friday. Then he rescheduled for Sunday. The album still isn’t here, and fans aren’t happy.


The Boss, the Arizona bartender and the day 30 years ago that changed everything

Brenda “Bubbles” Phillips met The Boss 30 years ago. She was tending bar in Prescott when he came in for a beer. What happened next changed her life.


Ginger Baker’s family says the Cream drummer is ‘holding his own,’ seeing visitors

Drummer Ginger Baker, who co-founded rock band Cream with guitarist Eric Clapton, is “holding his own” and even receiving visitors, his family says.


Metallica postpones overseas tour as James Hetfield enters rehab

James Hetfield, 56, has been open about his addiction and alcoholism. His struggles were detailed in the 2004 documentary film “Metallica: Some Kind of Monster,” where Hetfield left the band to enter rehab in 2001.


Kanye West plays new album ‘Jesus Is King’ for fans in Detroit; will drop Sunday

The rapper’s Detroit adventure with Kim Kardashian continued Friday as fans at the Fox got the first listen to his upcoming album “Jesus Is King.”


Metallica postpones overseas tour as James Hetfield re-enters rehab for ‘addiction’

Metallica is postponing their upcoming tour to Australia and New Zealand so lead singer James Hetfield can re-enter a treatment program for addiction.


Kanye West’s ‘Sunday Service’ draws thousands in Detroit

Tickets to the Kanye West’s Sunday Service in Detroit were gone within minutes as fans snatched them up.


‘SNL’: 5 worst musical performances ever, including Ashlee Simpson and Kanye West

From Ashlee Simpson’s infamous lip-sync to Kanye West dressed as a giant water bottle, here are the most painful “Saturday Night Live” musical performances.


50 years of ZZ Top: Billy Gibbons on touring, new music and beard grooming tips

ZZ Top frontman Billy Gibbons chats with USA TODAY about the band’s new documentary, co-headlining tour with Cheap Trick and return to the studio.