Idina Menzel's 'If/Then' off to a strong start
NEW YORK (AP) — Adele Dazeem may be having the last laugh.
Lil Boosie: Prison term of the 1,000 songs
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Rapper Lil Boosie says serving prison time in a Louisiana prison was life changing and it's made him a better person and ultimately, he hopes, a better artist.
Bieber surprises with performance during SXSW
NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber has kicked off the music portion of South by Southwest before the real program begins.
Singer Mel Tillis recovering from heart surgery
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country Music Hall of Fame singer Mel Tillis is recovering in Nashville after heart surgery over the weekend.
Music Review: 'Divergent' soundtrack is uneven
Various Artists, "Divergent: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack," (Interscope Records)
France's Sarkozy: Secret recordings cloud future
PARIS (AP) — Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and his pop-star-supermodel wife have always thrived under the public gaze. But recent scrutiny has given even this French glamour couple reason to squirm.
Review: Wayne, others score on Young Money album
Young Money, "Rise of an Empire" (Cash Money/Republic Records)
Aretha Franklin says Obama knows 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T'
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin has much R-E-S-P-E-C-T for President Barack Obama — regardless of his spelling skills.
Review: Don Williams continues solid second act
Don Williams, "Reflections" (Sugar Hill)
Review: Sara Evans' new album is worth the wait
Sara Evans, "Slow Me Down" (RCA Nashville)