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With 5 Grammy nods, SZA emerges as music’s breakout star

NEW YORK — After SZA created the drums-drenched, reggae-tinged song “Consideration,” she thought she had finally found the sound of her debut album. But there was one problem: Rihanna heard the song and wanted [Read entire story]

Troy Gentry, singer in Montgomery Gentry country band, dies

NEW YORK — As one half of Montgomery Gentry, Troy Gentry — who died Friday in a helicopter crash — helped the country music duo become a successful act in the genre, launching countless hits, winning multiple [Read entire story]

Jussie Smollett of ‘Empire’ gets political in new video

NEW YORK — While TV star Jussie Smollett was in the recording studio working on his own music apart from “Empire,” set for release later this year, he couldn’t help but write a song about what’s going in the [Read entire story]