Beyonce will headliner her husbandís own festival, Budweiserís Made in America, in Philadelphia in September alongside co-headliner The Weeknd. Other performers on the books include J. Cole, Modest Mouse, Death Cab For Cutie, Big Sean, Santigold, Future, Banks, Action Bronson, Earl Sweatshirt, DJ Mustard and Nick Jonas, among others.
Rick Ross has been denied bond after being charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault and aggravated battery. The arrest warrant states Ross allegedly assaulted Jonathan Zamudio with a handgun on June 7 and forced him to stay in a guest house on Ross's property. The victim suffered jaw and neck injuries, two chipped teeth, and multiple scratches and contusions.
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood made a surprise visit to the Grand Ole Opry stage last Friday (6/19). Introduced by Vince Gill, Yearwood joked, "I didnít have a chance to bring my band or call them or anything, but luckily, I live with a Grand Ole Opry member, so if you all would welcome my guitar player tonight -- my husband, Mr. Garth Brooks."
Apple will now pay labels for the rights to stream their music as it offers a free, 90-day trial for its new product. Apple officials announced the change after pop-country darling Taylor Swift penned a letter to the technology company, writing that the move to not pay artists was "disappointing."
Icona Pop will unite with One Direction this summer, providing support to their 16-date "On the Road Again" tour. The Swedish electropop pair recently followed up their 2013 debut, "This Is...Icona Pop," with a brand-new single, "Emergency."