The 2015 "MTV Video Music Awards" pre-show headliner and "MTV Best Male Video" nominee, NICK JONAS, along with chart-topping singer-songwriter, DEMI LOVATO, headlined the Time Warner Cable and Lifebeat 2015 "MTV Video Music Awards" concert to benefit Lifebeat - Music Fights HIV/AIDS, a national nonprofit focused on educating America's youth about HIV/AIDS prevention. Check out photos from the event below!
While the group Celtic Thunder takes a break from their large venue tours, their newest member, Emmett, will be performing more intimate shows. A lover of popular music standards and Broadway show tunes, Emmett will be singing an array of some of his favorites.
The Kretzer Piano Music Foundation presented the 4th annual PHYSICIANS TALENT SHOWCASE (PTS) at The Harriet Himmel Theater on August 18. The event attracted more than 400 fans, raising $60,000 that will enable the nonprofit organization to expand its music education programs for children in need. BroadwayWorld has photos from the evening below!
Earlier today, BroadwayWorld reported that Lady Gaga had posted a photo of herself posing in Fanny Brice fashion with Barbra Streisand. Now, we've procured a part two to the story. Babs herself posted a photo to Facebook this afternoon, featuring a group of A-listers including Gaga, plus GLEE and AMERICAN HORROR STORY producer Ryan Murphy, John Travolta, Kelly Preston, and James Brolin.
At her August 22nd 1989 World Tour stop in Los Angeles, Calif., Taylor Swift surprised the crowd with multiple guest stars who joined her on stage. Included in the lineup was singer Mary J. Blige, who debuted two new songs with Swift, as well as actors Chris Rock, Matt LeBlanc, model Sean O'Pry, who came on stage while Taylor Swift sang 'Style,' and Uzo Aduba, who performed 'White Horse,' with Swift. In addition, Taylor Swift met up with PARKS AND RECREATION star Adam Scott and his family backstage after the show. Check out photos of the stars together below!
Chart-topping singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran gave television audiences a front row seat to his sold out summer headlining shows at London's Wembley Stadium in a one-hour NBC special, titled 'Ed Sheeran - Live at Wembley Stadium,'
On August 7, Pink Martini performed with New York Pops at its inaugural summer series at its new home, Forest Hills Stadium. The genre-defying Portland, Oregon-based band features lead singers China Forbes and Storm Large, alongside bandleader Thomas Lauderdale and several other instrumentalists.
On Friday, July 24, 2015, world-renowned tenor Anthony Kearns headlined a private performance in support of the Laguna Beach-based nonprofit organization, Wells of Life. Check out photos of the event below!
THE MUSIC LOUNGE VIP AFTER-PARTY, powered by Billboard and hosted by the revamped Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, ran over last weekend. The event featured live music by DJs G-Eazy, Jidenna and Wet in the hotel's sleek new Artist Lounge, and a special appearance by Joe Jonas. Scroll down for photos!
Irish American Baritone Emmett O'Hanlon embarks on his first solo tour this summer across the USA. While the group Celtic Thunder takes a break from their large venue tours, their newest member, Emmett, will be performing more intimate shows. O'Hanlon recently stopped by Rory Dolan's to kick off his tour- check out photos below!
As previously reported, Liza Minnelli appeared in her first concert in more than a year this summer, on Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m. at the IP Casino Resort Spa in Biloxi, Mississippi. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the show!
GLEE's Harry Shum Jr. went to see fellow GLEE alum Darren Criss perform in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH during his last weekend playing the title role on Broadway. Shum took to Instagram to share a pic of the friends' reunion. Check out the photo of the GLEE guys below!
The London Palladium is hosting a tribute to Frank Sinatra, 65 years after his first ever concert in the UK. He first performed at the venue in 1950, an evening which started the country's love affair with his legendary music. BroadwayWorld brings you the first photos of the show below!
On Monday, June 29th at 7:30 p.m. the hugely successful The Rhythms of One World 2015 Choral Festival (TROW2015) came to a close with a performance at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center. The festival has been a global event celebrating the 70th Anniversary of the signing of the United Nations Charter, 'We the Peoples.' Scroll down for photos from the concert!
On Wednesday, June 17, country music powerhouses Reba, Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn reunited onstage to premiere their new, one-of-a-kind residency, REBA, BROOKS & DUNN: Together in Vegas at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Over the past two weeks, the superstar entertainers have performed to sold-out crowds and multiple standing ovations, bringing a unique pairing of their biggest hits and exciting collaborations to the stage night after night. Scroll down for photos!
Hundreds of people filled Beverly Canon Gardens on Thursday evening, June 25 to honor actress June Lockhart on the occasion of her 90th birthday. Gary Greene, Esq. and His Big Band of Barristers played the classic songs from the big band era as members of the audience sang and danced. Beverly Hills City Councilmember Nancy Krasne presented Lockhart with a proclamation and noted that Lockhart resided in Beverly Hills for more than two decades from the 1940s to the mid 1960s. Scroll down for photos from the event!
Taylor Swift kicked off her 1989 tour in Philadelphia on Friday night, and she had a surprise for the audience. Her friends Mariska Hargitay and Cara Delevigne joined her on stage as the three sang Swift's recent hit 'Style.' Below, check out Swift's Instagram pics of the special evening!
As BroadwayWorld reported last week, legendary singer and guitarist B.B. King, known as the 'King of the Blues' passed away on May 14th in Las Vegas at the age of 89. The news was announced by his attorney. On May 1st, King revealed that he had entered hospice care after being in poor health for an extended period.
An architect of the Southern California sound and a huge influence on modern songwriting, JD Souther has written and co-written hits by the Eagles, Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt and the Dixie Chicks among many others. On the heels of his highly anticipated new album, Tenderness, JD Souther performed at Cafe Carlyle in a one night engagement, May 9. Scroll down for photos from the concert!
Last week the National YoungArts Foundation took over Manhattan offering approximately 120 aspiring artists (actors, dancers, designers, cinematagraphers, musicians, photographers, singers, visual artists and writers, all ages 15 - 18) the life changing opportunity to participate in more than 50 master classes, as well as studio visits, workshops and tours. Scroll down for photos from throughout the week!
Today, 437 local nonprofit organizations will be seeking donations during the second annual, 24-hour GREAT GIVE, sponsored by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties and the United Way of Palm Beach County. But yesterday, 10 of these nonprofits united for a musical overture to this year's GREAT GIVE as nine talented pianists simultaneously played nine painted pianos in the poolside Palm Court at The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach. Scroll down for photos!
Multiplatinum-selling recording artist Nick Jonas performed his hit single 'Chains' on last night's telecast of NBC's Emmy Award-winning musical competition series THE VOICE. Check out photos from the appearance below!
Sing for Hope is thrilled to announce that the Sing for Hope Pianos will return to New York City for the fourth time in Summer 2015. In partnership with the City of New York and the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, this year's program features fifty artist-designed pianos placed throughout the five boroughs from June 5-June 21 for all to enjoy. Scroll down for a look at last year's event!
Last night, Saturday, April 4, OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace was a sight to see as singer, songwriter and actress Katharine McPhee was spotted enjoying a night out with a group of friends. In town celebrating her birthday, the talented star headed to the new nightspot for a true Vegas-style party. Scroll down for photos!
On Saturday, April 4, celebrated vocalist Fiora ushered in the 2015 pool season at Azure Luxury Pool at the Palazzo Las Vegas. Fiora dazzled pool attendees with two 30-minute performance sets, performing her unique brand of classically influenced pop ballads. Guests reveled in Fiora's infectious tracks into the late afternoon, while soaking in the first sunrays of Azure's long awaited re-entry into pool season. Scroll down for photos!
On April 2, 2015 The Very Best of Celtic Thunder tour which will visit 45 cities across the US and Canada in the spring of 2015 played a stop at The Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ.Check out photos from the tour below!
Entertainment One Music (eOne Music) dominated this year's 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards taped on March 28th in Las Vegas, winning half of the 28 categories with a total of 14 awards including most of the major categories: Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year, Choir of the Year and CD of the Year. Celebrating wins for the #1 hits from Erica Campbell, Ricky Dillard, William McDowell and Michelle Williams, career honors were also bestowed with Bishop Paul S. Morton receiving the James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award, and Pastor Shirley Caesar and Ricky Dillard inducted into the 2015 inaugural class of Stellar Honors honorees with special medallions. Scroll down for photos from the post-awards celebration!
Entertainment One Music (eOne Music) dominated this year's 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards taped on March 28th in Las Vegas, winning half of the 28 categories with a total of 14 awards including most of the major categories: Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year, Choir of the Year and CD of the Year. Celebrating wins for the #1 hits from Erica Campbell, Ricky Dillard, William McDowell and Michelle Williams, career honors were also bestowed with Bishop Paul S. Morton receiving the James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award, and Pastor Shirley Caesar and Ricky Dillard inducted into the 2015 inaugural class of Stellar Honors honorees with special medallions. Scroll down for photos from the event!
Last night, the 2015 IHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS returned to the historic Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, The event was televised live on NBC and broadcast simultaneously on iHeartMedia stations nationwide and across the iHeartRadio digital music platform.
At 7 p.m. on Monday evening, March 2, with every seat in Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater occupied, almost 400 chorus members from 7 to 18 from the Young People's Chorus of New York City streamed on stage and filled the balcony boxes above. Joining them was the evening's host, Broadway star Norm Lewis, and in the pit YPC Artistic Director Francisco J. Nuñez gave the downbeat to The New York Pops to get YPC's gala evening off to an exciting start by singing...and dancing...'Magic To Do' from Pippin. Scroll down for photos from the concert!
On Monday, March 2nd, pop art icon Peter Max showcased a series of 27 portraits of Frank Sinatra throughout his esteemed 50-year career. The exhibition was attended by Nancy Sinatra, and her daughter Amanda Erlinger and kicked-off the yearlong celebrations being held around the world for Frank Sinatra's Centennial. Scroll down for photos from the event!
Hosting a Billboard #1 Gospel Hits album celebration in Chicago, eOne Music welcomed a packed crowd of fans and tastemakers to Angels & Kings at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago on Thursday February 26th, where the night included a meet and greet with gospel artist, and Chicago pastor Charles Jenkins, whose hit song “Awesome” with Fellowship Chicago, is among the #1 hits featured on the compilation.