Music Festival

This Feb. 9, 2019 file photo shows A$AP Rocky at Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Congressman, Celebs Push For A$AP Rocky's Release From a Swedish Jail

The American rapper, whose name is Rakim Mayers, was ordered held by a Swedish court Friday, July 5, for two weeks in pre-trial detention while police investigate a fight on Sunday in central Stockholm. Following an outcry from celebrities and a Change.org petition with half a million signatures,...
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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JUNE 30: Rapper MC Lyte poses in the press room at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival Presented By Coca Cola at the Mercedes-  Benz Superdome on June 30, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for 2017 ESSENCE Festi

MC Lyte, Common Kicks Off Essence Festival 'With a Purpose'

Essence Festival's 25th "party with a purpose" has officially kicked off in New Orleans...
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 09: A$AP Rocky attends The Recording Academy And Clive Davis' 2019 Pre-GRAMMY Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 9, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)

Sweden Wants To Detain Rapper A$AP Rocky After Street Fight

Swedish prosecutors say U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky should be formally arrested over a fight in downtown Stockholm and should be held for two weeks while police investigate the case.
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In this July 7, 2018 file photo, Mary J. Blige performs at the 2018 Essence Festival at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)

Essence Fest Marks 25 Years of Celebrating Black Culture

Blige will take part in the Essence Festival, marking 25 years of celebrating black excellence in business, fashion, entertainment and music.
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This March 30, 2004 file photo, shows the grand stands at Vernon Downs in Verona, N.Y. A smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at the upstate New York harness track and casino. (AP Photo/Kevin Rivoli, File)

Woodstock 50 May Be Back On at New Venue

Town of Vernon Supervisor Randy Watson tells the Poughkeepsie Journal that Woodstock 50 has applied for a permit to hold its concert Aug. 16-18, 2019, at Vernon Downs, about 35 miles east of Syracuse.
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In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, California (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

Rapper Kodak Black Due In Court On Federal Weapons Charges

Kodak Black is due in Miami federal court on weapons charges that prevented him from performing last weekend at the Rolling Loud hip-hop festival, around which several violent incidents occurred.
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This Aug. 14, 2009 file photo shows a van decorated with "Woodstock or Bust" at the original Woodstock Festival site in Bethel, N.Y. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File)

Woodstock 50 Concert Organizers Sue Investor That Backed Out

On Thursday, a judge in New York has ordered London-based Dentsu Aegis Networks not to make any further comments on the future of the 50th Anniversary Festival at least until a hearing on Monday, after the festival's organizers sued the former investor.
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Ciara performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on Thursday, April 25, 2019, in New Orleans. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)

50th New Orleans Jazz Fest Opens After Brief Rain Delay

Rain delayed the start of the 50th New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on Thursday but didn't seem to dampen spirits.
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INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: The ferris wheel and the coachella music crowd during Day 1 of the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival held at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2012 in Indio, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)

WATCH: Live Stream Coachella 2019 Right Here

Fans can watch Childish Gambino's Coachella performance and his 'Guava Island' film he did with Rihanna.
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ATLANTA, GA - MAY 25: N.E.R.D performs during the Coors Light Super Cold Summer Kickoff Event at The Mansion Elan on May 25, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Coors Light)

Even More Acts Announced at Pharrell's 'Something In The Water' Festival

It's been a month since Pharrell Williams added more acts to his 'Something In The Water' Music Festival happening at his hometown of Virginia Beach.
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