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January 11, 2019 12:48 PM Keyboardist Geraci leads Blues Music Awards nods with 6

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Keyboard player Anthony Geraci, singer Shemekia Copeland, and guitarist and songwriter Nick Moss lead the nominations for the annual Blues Music Awards. The awards are scheduled on May 9 at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Geraci leads with six nominations, including song of the year, album of the year and band of the year with his group 6

January 10, 2019 10:30 PM R. Kelly’s streams increase after docu-series alleges abuse

LOS ANGELES - Nielsen Music says streaming numbers for R. Kelly have nearly doubled after a recent documentary accused the R&B singer of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls. The Lifetime docu-series “Surviving R. Kelly” detailed abuse allegations against R. Kelly in six episodes, but the singer’s streaming numbers grew significantly 10

January 10, 2019 3:07 PM From iPads to charcuterie, how realtors woo buyers to an open house

“Food is what drives people in,” said Alles, a real estate agent at Sutton Group Summit Realty in Mississauga, Ont. “We’re trying to make it an event, as opposed to a traditional open house.” The open house at the townhouse in Burlington, Ont., west of Toronto, last May drew in more than 200 people over four hours on a sunny Sunday afternoon. There were free tacos 10

December 21, 2018 3:36 PM Hold up, Beyonce did not release new music

The 10-track Have Your Way included songs like “After All Is Said and Done,” Beyonce’s duet with Marc Nelson from the Best Man soundtrack, released in 1999; “Hollywood,” a song with Jay-Z from his 2006 album, Kingdom Come; and “Hey Goldmember” from the soundtrack for 2002’s Austin Powers in Goldmember, which starred Beyonce. It also featured “Crazy Feelings 19

December 17, 2018 8:10 PM Holiday heartbreakers: These are the saddest Christmas songs

For a season that’s supposed to be all holly and jolly, many of our most time-honoured Christmas songs are anything but. “Christmas music” is less a genre and more an entire season these days, as the passing of Thanksgiving beckons the takeover of radio stations and businesses’ soundtracks by a familiar songbook of holiday classics. Turns out, some of those 18

December 14, 2018 2:42 PM Spanish prosecutors file tax evasion charges against Shakira

MADRID—Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she failed to pay more than 14.5 million euros ($16.3 million U.S.) between 2012 and 2014. The charges published Friday allege Shakira listed the Bahamas as her official residence for tax purposes during those years but was in fact living in Spain with her partner 19

December 12, 2018 5:00 AM Johannes Debus rekindles boyhood love of Handel’s Messiah

After a 10-year old Johannes Debus had sung Handel’s Messiah for the first time, he begged his mom to buy him an album. Three decades later, Debus is music director of the Canadian Opera Company, far removed from the cathedral choir in Speyer, Germany, where he had his first musical immersion. But he is having a happy reunion with Messiah next week. Debus 17

December 7, 2018 2:31 PM Drake, Cardi B, Kendrick Lamar, Weezer: Who got nominated for the 2019 Grammys

— Album of the year: Invasion of Privacy, Cardi B; By the Way, I Forgive You, Brandi Carlile; Scorpion, Drake; H.E.R., H.E.R.; Beerbongs & Bentleys, Post Malone; Dirty Computer, Janelle Monae; Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves; Black Panther: The Album, Music From and Inspired By, Kendrick Lamar. — Record of the year: “I Like It,” Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin 23

December 4, 2018 5:46 PM Vegas grabs Gaga, Aerosmith, Lady Antebellum in 2019

In August, when tickets went on sale to Aerosmith’s “Deuces are Wild” show at Park MGM, fans took to social media to brag about getting tickets and planning their Vegas getaway. Schwartz said today’s Las Vegas music lineup offers something for everyone in contrast to the days of Frank Sinatra and Wayne Newton. Here’s a look at seven new concert residencies 23

December 3, 2018 8:28 PM Shawn Mendes to play the Rogers Centre to end 2019 tour

“Playing Rogers Centre is truly a dream come true for me. Having grown up going to games, playing as an opener just a few years ago, and now being able to headline a show here, is just surreal,” Mendes is quoted as saying. It’s the latest step in the meteoric rise of the 20-year-old, who was raised in Pickering before gaining attention on the social-media 27