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R&B star Ne-Yo brings Christmas to needy kidsupdated: Sun Dec 18 2011 07:42:00

Five hundred kids screamed when singer Ne-Yo walked in on their holiday party on a recent Saturday bearing gifts and a message of hope.

People.com: Rihanna Told to Cover Up by Irish Farmerupdated: Tue Sep 27 2011 17:32:00

He granted permission to film on his property, but Alan Graham thought her wardrobe was "inappropriate"

Remembering Aaliyah, 10 years laterupdated: Wed Aug 24 2011 11:37:00

It's been a decade since the tragic death of R&B star and budding actress Aaliyah Dana Haughton.

People.com: Motown's Nick Ashford Diesupdated: Tue Aug 23 2011 13:51:00

The male half of Motown hitmakers Ashford & Simpson had battled throat cancer

2009: Ashford 'Solid as a rock'updated: Tue Aug 23 2011 06:16:00

Ashford and Simpson perform "Solid as Barack," a song for President Barack Obama, on Larry King Live.

Nickolas Ashford of Motown duo Ashford and Simpson diesupdated: Tue Aug 23 2011 06:16:00

Nickolas Ashford, one-half of the successful Motown singer-songwriter duo of Ashford and Simpson, died Monday afternoon, his longtime former publicist said.

Chris Brown wins 4 BET Awardsupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 13:28:00

Chris Brown was a big winner at the BET Awards, and the stars sound off about his success and troubles.

BET Awards become the Chris Brown showupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 13:28:00

A mix up between a computer tablet and a teleprompter during Sunday's BET Awards created an awkward moment that reminded viewers of Chris Brown's domestic violence conviction on a night that otherwise was Brown's triumph.

Obsessions: Is it finally Kelly Rowland's time?updated: Thu Jun 16 2011 19:22:00

Destiny's Child helped put her on the map.

The White House celebrates Motownupdated: Fri Feb 25 2011 13:32:00

The White House honors the sounds of Motown at an all-star event.

White House concert honors Motown sound in star-studded eventupdated: Thu Feb 24 2011 23:04:00

The White House grooved to the Motown sound Thursday night, with an all-star lineup performing some of the most memorable songs from the hit factory that started in a Detroit basement.

Cover Story: Adele keeps old soul freshupdated: Thu Feb 24 2011 10:48:00

Tuesday's release of Adele's sophomore album "21" has fans and newcomers alike swooning over the 22-year-old Brit.

People.com: Inside Rihanna's Star-Studded 23rd Birthday Bashupdated: Tue Feb 22 2011 12:51:00

The singer draws big name pals, from Zac Efron to Cee Lo Green, to her Beverly Hills party

Ne-Yo on his 'Champagne Life'updated: Wed Jul 28 2010 16:10:00

We catch up with Ne-Yo on the set of "Champagne Life," where he talked about babies, marriage rumors and Chris Brown.

People.com: Jasmina's Mom Hurt, but Thankful for Rihanna's Involvementupdated: Mon Mar 01 2010 14:28:00

Thea Anema denies that she Tweeted that the singer was using her daughter for publicity

Talk Asia: Rihannaupdated: Wed Feb 24 2010 11:28:00

Pop sensation Rihanna opens up to CNN about her career, her future and her relationship with Chris Brown.

'We are the World' updateupdated: Tue Feb 02 2010 09:23:00

CNN's Kareen Wynter talks to music producer RedOne about his involvement with the "We are the World" update.

Stars gather for 'We Are the World' recordingupdated: Tue Feb 02 2010 09:23:00

Dozens of recording stars converged on a Hollywood studio on Monday evening to add their voices to a song they hope will raise millions of dollars for Haitian earthquake relief.

People.com: A Galaxy of Stars Light Up Pre-Grammy Galaupdated: Mon Feb 01 2010 08:30:00

Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Rihanna and Fergie celebrate with music's biggest names

People.com: SNEAK PEEK: Inside Grammy Week Partiesupdated: Thu Jan 28 2010 11:07:00

Mariah Carey, Taylor Swift, Beyoncé, Katy Perry and Keith Urban are all expected to let loose

People.com: Music Stars Sign Up for Haiti Telethonupdated: Wed Jan 20 2010 11:07:00

The event airs Friday from New York, Los Angeles and London

Boyz II Men sending out 'Love'updated: Tue Nov 17 2009 07:49:00

There's no doubt that Boyz II Men know a little something about love. The superstar R&B group even used the word as the title of their new album.

People.com: Mariah Carey Says She Was Emotionally and Mentally Abusedupdated: Thu Nov 05 2009 09:29:00

The singer tells Larry King she feels sympathy for Rihanna because of her own past

People.com: Rihanna Set to Perform at the American Music Awardsupdated: Thu Nov 05 2009 01:29:00

The singer joins Kelly Clarkson, the Black Eyed Peas and Adam Lambert at the Nov. 22 show

Rihanna set to perform at the American Music Awardsupdated: Wed Nov 04 2009 18:15:00

Will her AMA appearance be "rated R"?

People.com: Rihanna Debuts Her New Singleupdated: Tue Oct 20 2009 19:11:00

Russian Roulette is the first release from her upcoming album

Cryptic tweet signals date for new Rihanna releaseupdated: Thu Oct 15 2009 07:04:00

The best way to get tongues wagging is to say nothing at all, and it's a skill Rihanna has down to a science.

People.com: BUZZ: Rihanna Hints New Album Just Weeks Awayupdated: Wed Oct 14 2009 13:27:00

"The wait is ova. Nov. 23 09," the "Umbrella" singer teases on her Twitter page

People.com: Abuse Victim Robin Givens Says Rihanna Should 'Take Her Time'updated: Fri Oct 09 2009 17:12:00

The actress was only a year older than Rihanna is now when Mike Tyson assaulted her

People.com: Chris Brown Ordered Not to Contact Rihanna for 5 Yearsupdated: Wed Aug 26 2009 11:09:00

The R&B star was also sentenced to six months of physical labor for assaulting the singer

Brown sentenced for Rihanna assault; other incidents surfaceupdated: Wed Aug 26 2009 00:05:00

Pop singer Chris Brown was sentenced Tuesday to serve five years probation and to spend more than 1,400 hours in "labor-oriented service" for assaulting his pop star girlfriend, Rihanna.

Felony probation for Brownupdated: Wed Aug 26 2009 00:05:00

Singer Chris Brown is sentenced to 5 years probation for assaulting his pop star girlfriend, Rihanna.

People.com: Rihanna: Chris Brown May Come Closer to Meupdated: Wed Aug 05 2009 13:16:00

As he is formally sentenced Wednesday, she backs a less-restrictive restraining order

Rihanna: Chris Brown may come closer to meupdated: Wed Aug 05 2009 11:44:00

Rihanna has said it before and she'll say it again: There's no need to keep Chris Brown half a football field away from her, no matter what he admitted to doing.

Jackson shared bond with 'very dear friend Diana Ross'updated: Tue Jul 07 2009 13:01:00

Michael Jackson and Diana Ross shared a bond that he apparently thought would last long after his death.

Diana Ross in Jackson's willupdated: Tue Jul 07 2009 13:01:00

Michael Jackson put Diana Ross in his will. CNN's Mary Snow reports on their relationship.

Chris Brown pleads guilty in Rihanna assault caseupdated: Tue Jun 23 2009 10:54:00

A plea deal has been reached in the assault case against singer Chris Brown, defense attorney Mark Geragos said in a hearing Monday.

People.com: Chris Brown Avoids Jail Time in Rihanna Assaultupdated: Tue Jun 23 2009 10:50:00

Brown will be sentenced to probation and community labor in a plea deal reached on the day Rihanna was to testify

People.com: What to Expect If Rihanna Takes the Standupdated: Mon Jun 22 2009 16:09:00

Answers to questions as Rihanna prepares to testify in the Chris Brown assault case

People.com: Chris Brown Steps Out with Rihanna Look-Alikeupdated: Tue Jun 16 2009 08:07:00

At the NBA Finals, fans couldn't believe their eyes when Brown and the mystery woman arrived

People.com: Rihanna Parties with Her New Guy - and Fergieupdated: Thu Jun 11 2009 23:28:00

The "Umbrella" singer looked happy, despite a subpoena to testify against her ex

People.com: Rihanna to Be Ordered to Testify at Chris Brown Hearingupdated: Fri May 29 2009 08:08:00

The singer's lawyer says she will "absolutely" comply with prosecutors

Rihanna to testify in Chris Brown hearing, lawyer saysupdated: Thu May 28 2009 20:50:00

Singer Rihanna cleared her schedule to testify next month in the case against singer Chris Brown, who is charged with brutally beating her earlier this year, her lawyer said.

People.com: Ashanti to Ease on Down the Road in The Wizupdated: Thu Apr 30 2009 12:23:00

The singer-actress will make her stage debut as Dorothy in the summer revival

People.com: Chris Brown's Lawyer to Attempt to Dismiss Assault Caseupdated: Wed Apr 29 2009 23:23:00

Meanwhile, more than $1 million in loaned jewelry will be returned to Rihanna

Beyonce: First lady 'is so chic'updated: Fri Apr 24 2009 01:40:00

Beyonce Knowles talks to CNN's Larry King about Michelle Obama's fashion sense and motherhood.

Beyoncé 'in no rush' for motherhoodupdated: Fri Apr 24 2009 01:40:00

Beyoncé wants kids, just not yet.

People.com: Chris Brown Denies Dating Girlicious Singerupdated: Tue Apr 14 2009 09:07:00

The R&B singer's rep says Natalie Mejia is not Brown's new girlfriend

People.com: Rihanna Pays Special Visit to Sick Fanupdated: Thu Apr 09 2009 15:42:00

"It breaks my heart to see her go through this," she says of young Jasmina, who needs a bone marrow donor

People.com: Chris Brown Pleads Not Guilty in Rihanna Assault Caseupdated: Tue Apr 07 2009 12:20:00

Rihanna, who skipped Monday's hearing, is in Barbados and "doing fine," says her lawyer

People.com: PHOTO: Rihanna Leis Low in Hawaiiupdated: Fri Apr 03 2009 09:56:00

The singer laughs and smiles as she arrives in the Aloha state

People.com: Rihanna and Chris Brown Taking Time Apartupdated: Thu Mar 19 2009 23:39:00

The couple have decided to take a break while Rihanna focuses on her career and "clears her mind"

People.com: Source: Rihanna Wants to Get Her Life 'In Order'updated: Mon Mar 16 2009 20:02:00

The singer has been stepping out in Los Angeles and New York with pals by her side as support

Tough love for Rihanna!updated: Fri Mar 13 2009 14:12:00

Showbiz Tonight's AJ Hammer and his panel discuss Rihanna reportedly getting back with Chris Brown.

Chris Brown and Rihanna record duetupdated: Fri Mar 13 2009 14:12:00

Singer Chris Brown has recorded a song with his girlfriend, Rihanna, after charges were filed against him for allegedly assaulting her, a source close to the record's producer, Polow Da Don, said Thursday.

People.com: Chris Brown and Rihanna Record a Duetupdated: Fri Mar 13 2009 12:18:00

The "sentimental" song "expresses the challenges of a love relationship," a source tells PEOPLE

People.com: Chris Brown Not Looking for New Managementupdated: Thu Mar 12 2009 18:47:00

Reports that the singer is looking for a new team "are false," says his mother and co-manager

Commentary: Brown-Rihanna case's dangerous messageupdated: Tue Mar 10 2009 09:20:00

Pop star Chris Brown has been charged with two felonies -- including assault -- in the Rihanna beating case. If convicted, Brown could face more than four years behind bars.

People.com: Chris Brown Charged with Two Felonies in Rihanna Beatingupdated: Fri Mar 06 2009 09:25:00

If convicted, the R&B singer faces up to four years and eight months in prison

People.com: Police: Chris Brown Punched Rihanna, Threatened to Kill Herupdated: Fri Mar 06 2009 05:51:00

Notes from a police search warrant reveal violent details from the Feb. 8 incident

People.com: Singer Kelly Rowland Pays Birthday Visit to Ailing Girlupdated: Thu Mar 05 2009 09:12:00

The Grammy-winner sings "Happy Birthday" to Jasmina Anema, who is awaiting a bone marrow transplant

People.com: John Legend Calls Rihanna, Chris Brown Situation Awfulupdated: Fri Feb 13 2009 18:41:00

He says if Brown is guilty of the alleged assault, he'll have to "accept the consequences"

People.com: Rihanna Cancels Another Concertupdated: Thu Feb 12 2009 09:01:00

The singer won't appear at Thursday's scheduled show overseas, say promoters

Rihanna postpones Friday showupdated: Wed Feb 11 2009 02:20:00

Rihanna postponed a concert in Malaysia that was set for Friday night, according to the show's promoter, following reports that she was allegedly assaulted by boyfriend Chris Brown.

Grammy drama!updated: Wed Feb 11 2009 02:20:00

Brooke Anderson and panel discuss Chris Brown's arrest and Rihanna's last minute cancel at the Grammys.

People.com: SNEAK PEEK: Inside the Grammy Week Partiesupdated: Thu Feb 05 2009 12:37:00

PEOPLE has all the details of the celebrity-filled soirees before, during and after Sunday's awards telecast

Stars converge for inaugural celebrationsupdated: Sun Jan 18 2009 20:08:00

John McCain tried to make Barack Obama's celebrity status a campaign issue last summer, but there's no debate about the president-elect's ability to draw famous and talented Americans to his inauguration.

People.com: Mariah Carey to Perform at the American Music Awards updated: Tue Nov 11 2008 07:00:00

Paris Hilton, Kate Walsh and Akon will also present awards at the Nov. 23 telecast in L.A.

Time.com: Ex-Motown Chief Jheryl Busby Diesupdated: Wed Nov 05 2008 01:00:00

Jheryl Busby, the former president and chief executive of Motown Records who helped foster the careers of Boyz II Men and Johnny Gill, has died

Time.com: Motown Writer-Producer Norman Whitfield Diesupdated: Wed Sep 17 2008 18:00:00

Norman Whitfield, who co-wrote a string of Motown classics including "War" and "I Heard It Through the Grapevine," has died. He was 67

People.com: Beyoncé Shows Off $5M Wedding Ringupdated: Mon Sep 08 2008 07:45:00

The singer, who secretly married in April, flashes an 18 carat diamond at Fashion Rocks

People.com: Kanye West, Chris Brown Snag BET Awardsupdated: Wed Jun 25 2008 16:27:00

West emerges as the show's It Boy, plus Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys and Halle Berry are honored

Singer raises AIDS awarenessupdated: Fri Jun 20 2008 11:02:00

Kelly Rowland, formerly of Destiny's Child, takes a stand on AIDS in Kenya. CNN's David McKenzie reports.

Behind the Scenes: Star's bloody stunt floppedupdated: Fri Jun 13 2008 11:39:00

I received a really disturbing e-mail the other afternoon.

People.com: Ne-Yo: Lindsay Lohan Is 'Ridiculously Fabulous' on Albumupdated: Thu May 29 2008 08:15:00

The R&B artist says he apologized to the actress for initially doubting her vocal abilities

People.com: Rihanna: Chris and I Are Very Good Friendsupdated: Mon May 19 2008 07:27:00

A radio host puts the singer on the hot seat about her relationship with Brown

People.com: Rihanna and Chris Brown's Date Nightupdated: Fri May 16 2008 08:26:00

The couple smooch their way through a Kanye West show in Times Square

People.com: Kelly Rowland & Michelle Williams Coy About N.Y.C. Stayupdated: Fri Apr 04 2008 23:04:00

The Destiny's Child pals post a new YouTube video from a Manhattan hotel

People.com: Stars Flock to Grammy Pre-Partiesupdated: Sun Feb 10 2008 22:45:00

With the 2008 Grammys on Sunday, the stars began to party early, hitting a bevy of Hollywood hotspots and events on Friday and Saturday.

People.com: Kanye West, Amy Winehouse Lead Grammy Nodsupdated: Fri Dec 07 2007 09:04:00

After enduring hard times in their personal lives of late, Amy Winehouse and Kanye West enjoyed a measure of good news Thursday, as they earned a total of 14 Grammy nominations between them.

People.com: Ciara Says She's 'Great Friends' with 50 Centupdated: Fri Oct 26 2007 21:07:00

They may appear in a steamy music video for her single "Can't Leave 'Em Alone," but don't get the wrong idea: Ciara and 50 cent are, as she puts it, "good friends, absolutely."

People.com: Kelly Rowland Collapses Onstage in Nigeriaupdated: Mon Jul 16 2007 19:32:00

Kelly Rowland collapsed onstage early Sunday in Lagos, Nigeria, where she had been performing.

People.com: Lionel Richie to Nicole: 'Baby, Call Me!'updated: Tue Jul 10 2007 09:03:00

Lionel Richie says he doesn't know if daughter Nicole is pregnant, and he poked fun at himself for being an out-of-touch dad on Saturday by pleading, "Nicole, baby, call me!"

People.com: Beyoncé, Jennifer Hudson Top BET Awardsupdated: Wed Jun 27 2007 20:33:00

Dreamgirls stars Beyoncé and Jennifer Hudson led the way at Tuesday's Black Entertainment Television Awards in Los Angeles.

Kelly Rowlandupdated: Mon Feb 27 2006 12:05:00

One of the world's biggest R&B stars, Houston-raised Kelly Rowland shot to fame as part of Destiny's Child, the all-conquering all-girl group that she formed with childhood friend Beyonce Knowles in the early-1990s.

List of Grammy winnersupdated: Thu Feb 09 2006 00:06:00

Here is the list of winners at the 48th annual Grammy Awards:

List of major Grammy nomineesupdated: Thu Dec 08 2005 16:01:00

Nominations in top categories for the 48th annual Grammy Awards, announced Thursday:

Lemar beats Mariah Carey at MOBOsupdated: Fri Sep 23 2005 04:10:00

British soul singer Lemar beat Mariah Carey for Best Album at this year's Music of Black Origin (MOBO) awards.

Michael Jackson: A life in the spotlightupdated: Sun Jan 30 2005 12:37:00

Some credit the moonwalk.

'Ray' of light and wonderupdated: Thu Oct 28 2004 16:05:00

There are any number of music makers who have a reputation of heavy drug use, volatile temper tantrums and womanizing -- and Ray Charles fit the bill.

Ray Charles dead at 73 updated: Thu Jun 10 2004 15:46:00

Ray Charles, the innovative singer and pianist whose combinations of blues and gospel pioneered soul music and earned him the nickname "the Genius," has died. He was 73.

showbuzzupdated: Tue Mar 16 2004 13:34:00

Pope John Paul II met Monday with Jim Caviezel, star of Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ," the Vatican said.

Fortune: Their Wildest Dreamsupdated: Mon Aug 16 1999 00:01:00

We are the music-makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams, Wandering by lone sea breakers, And sitting by desolate streams; World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams: Yet we a...

Fortune: MOTOWN: WHAT'S GOING ON? A NEW CEO WITH A BACKGROUND IN MOVIES WILL TRY TO BRING THE LABEL OUT OF ITS FUNK.updated: Mon Nov 24 1997 00:01:00

George Jackson, a Harvard-educated film producer from Harlem, has just been named the new president and CEO of legendary Motown Records. But rather than shout it from the roof of corporate headquar...

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