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July 19, 2019 - 9:30 am
By Aisha Salaudeen, CNN (CNN) -- Twenty-five years after the release of the original classic, The Lion King, is getting a live-action remake from Disney. To accompany the release of the 3D animated version of the movie, Grammy award-winning artist, Beyoncé, has released a 14 track album titled 'The...
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In this Jan. 28, 2018 file photo, Alicia Keys presents the award for record of the year at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York.
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January 15, 2019 - 11:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys usually attends the Grammys, but this year she'll be there as a host. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that the R&B star will host the Feb. 10 show for the first time. The Grammys will air live on CBS from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Keys has won 15...
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Musician Adam Levine of Maroon 5 performs on Day One of BottleRock Napa Valley 2017 on May 26, 2017 in Napa, California.
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Eric Walter
September 19, 2018 - 7:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Maroon 5 will join the company of Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Coldplay, Katy Perry, Bruno Mars and Beyoncé when they headline the Pepsi Halftime Show at Super Bowl LIII at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Feb 3, 2019. The news was first reported on Wednesday by...
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Clean-up crews try to put the Benjamin Franklin Parkway back in order after Made in American 2018.
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Kristen Johanson
September 03, 2018 - 12:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The two-day music festival Made In America, featuring Kendrick Lamar, Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj, has wrapped, and now the cleanup begins. As crews pull down barriers and fencing along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, trash trucks and city sweepers roam the streets...
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The Benjamin Franklin Parkway will soon be closed during the Made in America Festival.
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Mike DeNardo
August 31, 2018 - 7:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jay-Z's two-day Made in America Festival, a staple of Philadelphia's annual Labor Day celebration, this year featuring headliners Kendrick Lamar, Meek Mill, Nicki Minaj and Janelle Monae, is either a thrill or an inconvenience for people who live in the area along the...
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Made in America festival preparations are underway.
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Mike Dougherty
August 29, 2018 - 3:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Benjamin Franklin Parkway is buzzing as final preparations are underway for this weekend's Made In America festival. Hundreds of workers are setting up five stages, which will soon be jam-packed with performances by Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone, Meek...
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Camila Cabello, left, accepts the award for video of the year as presenter Madonna looks on at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.
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August 21, 2018 - 7:00 am
By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — With most of music industry's top acts absent — from Beyonce to Bruno Mars — the MTV Video Music Awards lacked star power and felt flat, and some of the winners turned heads — for the wrong reasons. Exhibit A: Camila Cabello beat out Drake, Mars,...
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In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kendrick Lamar arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif.
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July 29, 2018 - 12:33 am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — It was Kendrick Lamar's friendship with 50 Cent that helped him get a guest role on Starz's "Power," but Lamar came ready to work. "He was so chill, like very cool, very humble," said series creator and producer Courtney Kemp. "He's very kind of quiet and thorough and...
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Kendrick Lamar performs on stage during the 2018 BRIT Awards show, held at the O2 Arena, London. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday February 21, 2018.
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Ian Bush
June 04, 2018 - 6:58 pm
UPDATED: Aug. 13, 2018 PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Post Malone and Nicki Minaj will be headlining this year's Made in America festival in Philadelphia during Labor Day weekend. Meek Mill will be performing as well, months after he was incarcerated after a controversial ruling and then freed from...
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Rapper Kendrick Lamar is seen here speaking to CNN in 2013 (File Photo).
April 17, 2018 - 5:02 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) -- There's only one word to describe the week Kendrick Lamar is having so far: damn. Hot off the heels of a Pulitzer Prize win, Lamar scored 15 nominations for the Billboard Music Awards on Tuesday morning, tying with Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars for the most nods of the year...
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