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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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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 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 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. 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 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"? 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. 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 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 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. 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. 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 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 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 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 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. 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 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. 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 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 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 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 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" 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. 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 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. 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 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 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 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" 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. 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. 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. 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 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 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 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. 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 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 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 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 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. 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. 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." 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. 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!" 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...


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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