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August 13, 2018 8:34 PM Travis Scott’s ‘Astroworld’ sells enough to beat Drake

As with other recent releases by Dave Matthews, Shawn Mendes, Pink and others, Scott linked album sales to concert tickets — although unlike the others, who bundled CDs with ticket sales, Scott sold his album first and promised his fans access to “a future Travis Scott headline tour,” with details to follow. “Scorpion” fell to No. 2 with 138 million 8

August 11, 2018 5:02 PM Billy Talent fans glad to show support after shootings with Danforth benefit concert

Jeewan Gill said he bought tickets for Saturday’s concert in Toronto — to support victims of last month’s mass shooting in Toronto’s Greektown — as soon as they became available. “I’m a big fan of (Billy Talent), they always put together benefit concerts,” said Gill, 26. “It’s good to support people that need help because of the shooting.” The benefit 9

July 25, 2018 11:44 PM Demi Lovato’s Echo Beach show cancelled in wake of overdose

A benefit concert that was to feature pop singer Demi Lovato at Toronto’s Echo Beach this weekend has been cancelled. RBC says tickets will automatically be refunded for Sunday’s RBCxMusic, which was to also include singer-songwriter Jason Mraz. Lovato was reportedly hospitalized for an overdose this week. A representative for the pop star said in a statement 17

July 23, 2018 10:29 PM Martin Lawrence takes tour to Toronto on Nov. 2

Veteran comedian Martin Lawrence will headline an evening of standup at the Scotiabank Arena, formerly known as the Air Canada Centre, on Nov. 2, arena owner MLSE revealed Monday. Lawrence’s LIT AF tour, which earlier this year went to Los Angeles, New York, Miami and points in between, has added 19 new dates including Toronto’s — so far, the tour’s 10

July 11, 2018 3:34 PM World Cup organizing committee chairman laments apparent lack of fans for semis, final

Travel agents have reported a late surge of interest from fans in Britain and Croatia, although getting match tickets and visas could be tricky. Arkady Dvorkovich says “The teams that had most fans in Russia left early. Latin American teams, Germany, some other teams left, and we’re left in the semifinals with the teams that have the least number of supporters 13

July 11, 2018 2:43 PM Maryland-based Good Charlotte to headline benefit concert for 5 slain at newspaper

NEW YORK—The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-based rockers Good Charlotte to honour the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom. Mayor Gavin Buckley said Wednesday the event dubbed “Annapolis Rising: A Benefit for The Capital Gazette and Free Press” will take place July 28 and will include 10

July 4, 2018 11:00 AM It’s ‘Theatre Christmas’ in July with 158 shows at the Toronto Fringe Festival

KF: I am interested in the “burlesque cabaret dream play” Josephine, about the groundbreaking entertainer Josephine Baker, which has awards and great reviews from the States. And I’m also interested in performers who thrive on the Fringe circuit. One is Gemma Wilcox, whose solo shows are Toronto Fringe favourites (this year she’s bringing back her 2008 hit The Honeymoon 20

June 14, 2018 8:00 AM As World Cup kicks off, Russia looks to show the West it's not isolated

Inside Vladimir Putin's latest attempt to rebrand Russia With Moscow's historic squares, pedestrian malls — and, starting today, soccer stadiums — filling up with foreign tourists, President Vladimir Putin's latest rebranding exercise for Russia is well underway. The first game of the World Cup kicks off at 6 p.m. local time in the refurbished and freshly 136

June 13, 2018 1:23 PM N.L. premier invites Donald Trump to watch Come From Away and talk tariffs

ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—Newfoundland and Labrador’s premier has invited U.S. President Donald Trump to the hit Broadway musical Come from Away, saying he hopes “to discuss the virtues of a positive relationship” with the U.S. president. Dwight Ball’s letter to Trump, dated Tuesday, evokes the province’s historic relationship with the United States, on both trade 14

June 11, 2018 9:31 PM Foo Fighters headed to Calgary for Aug. 13 Saddledome show

Dave Grohl’s rock act Foo Fighters have announced a summer 2015 North American tour that will bring them and opening act Royal Blood to the province for a pair of dates: Aug. 12 at Edmonton’s Rexall Place and at the Saddledome the following night, Aug. 13. Tickets for the shows, which are to support the band’s superb new album Sonic Highways, range from $35 to $75 (plus 27