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Colombian singer at World Cup reports hotel theft in Moscow

Colombian singer Maluma, right, gesture next to Mexico goalkeeper Jose de Jesus Corona, left, at the end of a training session of the Mexico national soccer team, for the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 12, 2018.
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Michael Jackson stage musical vying for Broadway run

A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway.
The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage on Tuesday unveiled plans for a stage musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson.
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Entering into the Art Gallery of Ontario's new exhibition Tunirrusiangit: Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak, "is like you are on Inuit homeland," says artist Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory. 
The Toronto gallery's major exhibition this season juxtaposes the work of world renowned artist Kenojuak Ashevak with that of her nephew Timootee (Tim) Pitsiulak, highlighting two generations of artists from the celebrated artistic community of Kinngait, Nunavut.
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As MTV Awards fete Black Panther, star honours real-life hero

The MTV Movie & TV Awards gave Black Panther its first taste of awards glory, with Marvel's blockbuster taking home four honours including two awards for its star, Chadwick Boseman.
Boseman quickly handed off his best hero award to James Shaw Jr.
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On a big night for 'Black Panther,' Boseman honours real-life hero

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - The MTV Movie & TV Awards gave "Black Panther" its first taste of awards glory, with Marvel's blockbuster taking home four honours including two awards for its star, Chadwick Boseman.
Boseman quickly handed off his best hero award to James Shaw Jr.
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Bruce Springsteen performs at benefit at bowling alley

ASBURY PARK, N.J. -- Bruce Springsteen helped rock a refurbished 1960s bowling alley-turned music venue near the Asbury Park boardwalk.
Actor Hugh Jackman was in the house at the Asbury Lanes on Monday night as Springsteen jammed for about 30 minutes with Tangiers Blues Band.
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Northwestern University revokes Bill Cosby's honorary degree

EVANSTON, Ill. - Northwestern University has revoked the honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby two decades ago --the first time the school has taken such a step in its 167-year history.
In a news release, the school in the Chicago suburb of Evanston announced its board of trustees discussed revoking the honorary degree it awarded to the comedian in 1997 during his trial on sex assault charges.
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Musical about Michael Jackson being written by Lynn Nottage

NEW YORK - A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking to Broadway.
The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage are unveiling plans for a stage musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson.
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Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion has been fatally shot in Florida.
The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital. He was shot earlier Monday outside a Deerfield Beach motorcycle dealership.
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Rising rapper Jimmy Wopo shot dead in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH - Up-and-coming rapper Jimmy Wopo has been shot and killed in Pittsburgh.
Police say Wopo was killed and another man injured when someone opened fire on their car in the city's Hill District Monday afternoon.
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Director X talks hip-hop evolution as YouTube Music launches in Canada

When Toronto's Director X was helming hip-hop music videos two decades ago, he had to find art in the genre's clichés.
"I came up in an age where hip hop was, 'Get the Ferrari and put that girl in a bikini,' and that kind of thing," he said in an interview.
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No motive, arrests in fatal shooting of rapper XXXTentacion

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. -- Troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday in Florida in what police called an apparent robbery attempt. Investigators don't have a motive, and no arrests have been made.
The 20-year-old rising star, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital, the Broward Sheriff's Office said.
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Judge withholds ruling on Meek Mill's request for new trial

Rapper Meek Mill speaks outside the Philadelphia Criminal Justice in Center City, Pa., on Monday, June 18, 2018, as he attends a hearing to determine whether he should get a new trial in his decade-old gun and drug convictions.
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