American singers - updates

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Singer Sia reveals neurological disease, urges those in pain to ‘keep going’

Oct 05, 2019 - 7:44 PM

The 'Chandelier' singer reveals her battle with Ehlers-Danlos, a neurological disease that causes chronic pain

R. Kelly hit with 11 new sex crime charges

May 31, 2019 - 10:02 AM

Three of the charges are for the sexual abuse of a minor

Pitbull takes on 'UglyDolls', bullying and self-acceptance

May 05, 2019 - 10:17 PM

The American rapper talks about lending his voice to the animated film, plus how music saved him from the tough times

(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 27, 2019 Pitbull attends STX Films World Premiere of "UglyDolls" at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live in Los Angeles. - An animated film about misfit toys seems an unlikely fit for a smooth reggaeton rapper, but Pitbull is front and center in "UglyDolls" and he loves the message it sends. (Photo by Rich Fury / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP)

R. Kelly speaks up to deny sex abuse charges

Mar 06, 2019 - 4:10 PM

R. Kelly dismisses the sexual abuse allegations made against him, saying that they're all 'rumors' and 'not true'

Ariana Grande drops new album amid Grammys spat

Feb 09, 2019 - 9:30 AM

What do you think of the pop superstar's latest album, 'Thank, U, Next'?

LOOK BACK: James Ingram's memorable hits

Jan 30, 2019 - 9:51 AM

The singer's hits include duets with Patty Austin and Linda Ronstadt

Singer James Ingram dies at 66

Jan 30, 2019 - 8:02 AM

'I have lost my dearest friend and creative partner James Ingram to the Celestial Choir,' says his friend Debbie Allen

LOOK: Aaron Carter arrives in Manila for November 18 concert

Nov 18, 2018 - 8:32 AM

The '90s sensation will perform at New Frontier Theater on Sunday, November 18

'A rare treasure': outpouring of tributes to Aretha Franklin

Aug 17, 2018 - 11:18 AM

Musicians, political leaders, and activists remember the Queen of Soul following her death on August 16

QUEEN OF SOUL. Barbra Streisand, Mariah Carey, and Barack Obama are among those who paid tribute to Aretha Franklin. Photos from Molly Riley/AFP,,, and

Mariah Carey opens up about bipolar disorder

Apr 12, 2018 - 11:25 AM

'Until recently I lived in denial and isolation and in constant fear someone would expose me,' says the pop star

This is not a drill: Mariah Carey is coming back to Manila!

Apr 06, 2018 - 7:03 PM

The diva is performing in Manila in October!

MARIAH CAREY. The diva is coming back to Manila. Photo courtesy of Wilbros

Demi Lovato causes stir with sensual concert romp

Apr 04, 2018 - 11:21 AM

Demi gets a kiss on the lips from singer Kehlani during a performance of 'Lonely' at the 'Tell Me Your Love Tour' in Newark