Adult Contemporary News

Josh Groban's Goal for Summer Tour: "Keep the Husbands Awake"

ABC/Adam RoseJosh Groban kicks off his summer orchestral tour on Saturday, and he says one of his main goals is to keep the men in the audience from dozing off during his set. Josh knows all too well that most of the people who are coming to see him are women, who are dragging along reluctant boyfri […]

Taylor Swift Explains Connection Between Her Songs & Her New Movie

Lloyd Bishop/NBCThe Giver, the new movie that features Taylor Swift in a small but important role, is about a future society where people don't experience emotion, and nobody has any memory of what life was like in the past -- except for one special person, called the Receiver of Memory.  Taylor say […]

Lady Gaga Will Make Young People "Fall in Love with" Standards, Predicts Tony Bennett

Credit: Steven KleinCollaborating with Lady Gaga is part of Tony Bennett's not-so-secret plan to turn young kids on to legendary songwriters and their classic tunes, the crooner says. Gaga and Bennett will release a jazz duets album, Cheek to Cheek, in September, and their upcoming PBS special, Chee […]

Taylor Swift: "I Have to Try a Little Harder" to Look Good After a Gym Workout in NYC

Big Machine RecordsTaylor Swift always seems to look great, even after a workout out at the gym. Taylor, who lives in New York City these days, has been photographed a number of times coming out of the gym after a workout looking like she’s ready to walk the red carpet at an awards show. During an a […]

Paul McCartney Bids Farewell to Candlestick Park

Tim Mosenfelder/Getty ImagesPaul McCartney made history Thursday night when he performed the last concert to be held at San Francisco's Candlestick Park before the stadium is demolished. Some 50,000 concertgoers attended the show, including several hundred lucky fans who were able to buy tickets put […]

Gavin DeGraw's "Best Of" Coming Oct. 21; Includes Three New Songs

James Minchin III/RCA RecordsIt may not seem like it, but Gavin DeGraw's been on the music scene for ten years now.  That's plenty of time for the singer-songwriter to rack up enough hits for a best-of album. Finest Hour: The Best of Gavin DeGraw arrives October 21.  The disc collects Gavin's hit si […]

Annie Lennox to Release Album of Standards, "Nostalgia," Sept. 30

Credit: Mike OwenAnnie Lennox is the latest singer to try her hand at the Great American Songbook.  Her new album of standards, Nostalgia, will arrive September 30, on vinyl.  As Billboard reports, the disc won't be released on other formats, like CD and digital, until October 21.  The content, howe […]

Adam Levine Producing New TV Show About '70s Music Biz

Trae Patton/NBCIn the 1970s, the music business was awash in sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, and Adam Levine wants to bring that story to TV. When he's not singing in Maroon 5 or coaching on The Voice, Adam dabbles in TV production for NBC, and according to The Hollywood Reporter, he'll be one of the […]