Tag Archives: Music industry

13Nov/17

IMF warns of ‘disruptive’ Brexit threat

Europe’s economy is now hitting its stride, according to the International Monetary Fund. But, as Ciara lee reports, a disruptive Brexit could result in “appreciably” lower growth for Britain and the euro zone. Continue reading

09Jul/17

U2 kicks off European leg of “Joshua Tree” tour in London

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (JULY 8, 2017) (REUTERS – Irish rock group U2 kicked off the European leg of “The Joshua Tree” tour on Saturday (July 8) by returning to the album that tackled their love-hate relationship with America and propelled them to superstardom when it was released 30 years ago. Continue reading

11Apr/17

‘Stop staring,’ says Caitlyn Jenner, announcing genital surgery

Jenner says she feels “not only wonderful but liberated” after genital surgery. Alicia Powell reports. Continue reading

12Mar/17

Joni Sledge of “Sister Sledge” fame dies at age 60

Joni Sledge, who along with her siblings formed the group Sister Sledge and recorded the enduring hit “We Are Family,” has died aged 60, representatives for the group said on Saturday.

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19Dec/16
Singer J.Cole

J.Cole tops Billboard 200 chart

Singer J.Cole lands the top spot on the album charts with strong sales of “4 Your Eyez Only.”

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29Nov/16

Female auto repairs entrepreneur beats unemployment and gender barrier

Despite being discouraged by many, Thembi Sithole ventured into a business widely dominated by men. She runs a shop in South Africa that fixes and refurbishes vehicles. Thembi – defying worrying unemployment trends in the country, has secured a regular customer base and won the trust of some of the top motor companies in the industry.

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21Nov/16

Kanye West abruptly cancels remainder of tour

Rapper Kanye West’s “Saint Pablo” tour is abruptly canceled with 21 more dates left to go.

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07Dec/15

Adele’s “25” adds another million sales in second record-breaking week

Adele spends her second week at the top of the Billboard 200 chart with her album “25.”
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