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Tidal: Jay Z, Madonna, Daft Punk among owners of new streaming service

Tidal: Jay Z, Madonna, Daft Punk among owners of new streaming service

Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a streaming service being billed as the first artist-owned platform for music and video.



Taylor Swift won just about everything at the iHeartRadio Music Awards

Taylor Swift performs to a sold out crowd June 2, 2013 during her Red Tour stop in Denver at Pepsi Center. (Photo By John Leyba/The Denver Post)

The iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards.



Zayn Malik has left One Direction

One Direction and 5SOS @ Pepsi Center by John Leyba

Chart-topping boy band One Direction says Zayn Malik has left the group.



Shooting at Lil Wayne’s home “appears to have been a hoax” police say

The "Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour" stopped on Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Photos by Dylan Langille, heyreverb.com.

Police say they are responding to a report of four people shot at the Miami Beach home of rapper Lil Wayne.



Here’s how the “Blurred Lines” verdict could change the music business

Pharrell Williams and an unidentified woman leave Los Angeles Federal Court after testifying at trial in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 4, 2015. AP Photo/Nick Ut

A verdict saying Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” could ripple across the music industry, potentially changing how artists work and opening the door to new copyright claims.



Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams copied “Blurred Lines” from Marvin Gaye, jury finds

Robin Thicke @ Fillmore Auditorium 3/23/14

A jury awarded Marvin Gaye’s children $7.3 million on Tuesday after determining singers Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams copied their father’s music to create “Blurred Lines,” the biggest hit song of 2013.



The “Blurred Lines” trial is drawing to a close: Here’s where it’s at

Robin Thicke @ Fillmore Auditorium 3/23/14

Marvin Gaye was part of the soundtrack of Pharrell Williams’ life growing up, and the Grammy-winning singer-producer told a jury that he did not borrow from his idol’s work to craft the 2013 hit “Blurred Lines.”



Parking will soon be different in the Hi-Dive, Baker neighborhood near Broadway

Parking will soon be different in the Hi-Dive, Baker neighborhood near Broadway

Plans are in the works to change parking rules along Broadway in the Baker and West Washington Park neighborhoods in an effort to give residents a leg up as the growing number of business customers take more of the available spaces.



Red Rocks Amphitheatre on its way to becoming a National Historic Landmark

Chromeo, Cut Copy and Flume perform at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Aug. 5, 2014. Photos by Dylan Langille, heyreverb.com.

Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre is on its way to becoming a National Historic Landmark along with a Civilian Conservation Corps camp in Morrison.



Two Nicki Minaj tour members stabbed in Philadelphia, one dead

Nicki Minaj at the Wells Fargo Theatre on Aug. 2, 2012. Photos by Glenn Ross, heyreverb.com.

Singer Nicki Minaj says two members of her tour have been stabbed in Philadelphia, one of them fatally.