BRUSSELS (AP) -- Gerard Mortier, a Belgian opera director whose nonconformist
style often grated the tradition-bound elite and who became a fiercely
avant-garde impresario, has died. He was 70.
Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo made the announcement Sunday, and the country's
media said Mortier died ...Read more
Rising rapper Speaker Knockerz has been found dead in South Carolina at the
age of 19.
The body of the young hip-hop star was found on Thursday in a garage at
a house in Columbia. Police do not suspect foul play and an autopsy found no
sign of trauma. Officials are now waiting for the ...Read more
Singer Frank Ocean is facing a lawsuit after allegedly backing out of a deal
to record a song for an ad by fast food chain Chipotle.
The star was reportedly hired to sing a cover version of "Pure Imagination"
from the 1971 movie "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" for an animated TV ...Read more
By Brent Lang TheWrap
"The Book of Mormon" is headed straight for the lion's den.
The satirical musical sends up all things Church of Latter-day Saints, but
that won't stop it from playing less than a mile from the organizations Salt
Lake City headquarters next year. A touring production of the ...Read more