Adult Contemporary News

Taylor Swift Named "People" Magazine's Best Dressed of 2014

Bret Hartman/CBSTaylor Swift not only kills it on the red carpet, she kills it every time she steps outside her New York City apartment. That's why the always-pulled-together singer has been named People magazine's Best Dressed for 2014. As People notes, the singer has "truly hit her style stride in […]

Bruce Springsteen Returns for 2014 Stand Up for Heroes Benefit

Danny ClinchBruce Springsteen is returning as the headline performer for this year’s 8th annual Stand Up for Heroes benefit concert, taking place Wednesday, November 5 in New York City’s Madison Square Garden. Joining The Boss for the event are comics Louis C.K., John Oliver and John Mulaney, with “ […]

Jason Mraz Kicks Off Historic Tour of All of NYC's Five Boroughs Tonight

Courtesy Atlantic RecordsStarting tonight, Jason Mraz takes Manhattan -- and every other part of New York, too.  While some artists do residencies in Las Vegas, or at one venue, like the O2 in London, Jason is doing a residency of New York City as a whole, with a concert this month in each of New Yo […]

Neil Diamond Releases Video for New Song, "Nothing but a Heartache"

Image Courtesy Capitol RecordsNeil Diamond is giving fans a glimpse into his forthcoming release, Melody Road, due October 21, with the release of a video for a new song, "Nothing but a Heartache." Seated on a stool and strumming an acoustic guitar, Neil wraps his raspy vocals around a beautiful mel […]

Which #1 Hit from 1989 Inspired a Song on Taylor Swift's New Album, "1989"?

Big Machine RecordsTaylor Swift has already said her upcoming album is titled 1989 not only because that's her birth year, but also because she was inspired by a lot of "late '80s" music while making it.  Now one of those "late-'80s" songs has been revealed: "She Drives Me Crazy" by Fine Young Canni […]

New Annie Lennox Album, "Nostalgia," Available for Pre-Order; Album Trailer Now Online

Blue Note RecordsNostalgia, Annie Lennox's upcoming album of standards, will debut September 30 on vinyl and on CD on October 21, but it's available for pre-order right now on iTunes, Amazon and Google Play.  The album's first single, Annie's version of "I Put a Spell on You" by Screamin' Jay Hawkin […]

Whitney Houston Live Album Arriving This Fall

PRNewsFoto/Legacy RecordingsWhitney Houston’s fans will soon be able to purchase the late singer's first-ever live album, titled Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances. Almost three years after the singer's death, Legacy Recordings has announced the posthumous release which will include 16 […]

Barbra Streisand Frustrated by Tabloid Rumors; Would Like to Sing with Rihanna & Adele

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteOn her latest album, Partners, Barbra Streisand duets with some of the biggest male names in music, including John Legend, Billy Joel, Michael Buble, Stevie Wonder and the late Elvis Presley.  The main man in Streisand's life is, of course, her husband, actor James Brolin. Last Jul […]

Katy Perry Leads MTV EMA Nominations with Seven

Photo Credit: Jake BaileyIt hasn't even been a month since the MTV VMAs happened, but it's already time for the MTV EMAs -- the European Music Awards.  The nominees have now been revealed, and Katy Perry leads all comers with seven nods. Katy, who's hosted the MTV EMA ceremony twice and has won four […]