Kendrick Lamar leads Grammys with 11 nominations

See the full list of major award nominations By: The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Kendrick Lamar is the king of the Grammys: The rapper is the leading nominee for the 2016 awards with 11, including album of the year for "To Pimp a Butterfly" and song of the year for "Alright." Lamar, who won two Grammys earlier this year, is followed by Taylor Swift and the Weeknd, who each earned seven nominations, including album of the year.

Phoenix and friends release a Christmas song

Bill Murray is responsible for one of the best Christmas movies with his reinterpretation of the holiday classic, "Scrooged." In an attempt to capture lightning in a bottle twice, Murray will star in another holiday-themed outing, the Netflix Yuletide special "A Very Murray Christmas." Director Sophia Coppola tapped her boyfriend Thomas Mars' band Phoenix to record a long lost Beach Boys track "Alone on Christmas Day" for the show.

The 1975 announce tour, headlining Red Rocks show

Somber U.K. art-pop group The 1975 have announced a North American tour for 2016 including a date at Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheater. The band will play Red Rocks on May 2 with electronic rock artist The Japanese House, who released "Clean," her second EP of the year, last month.

Sorry, this guy can’t introduce you to Pharrell

By: The Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man who the FBI says conned a South Korean steel company out of $375,000 by falsely claiming he could help them book a Pharrell concert has pleaded guilty to online dating scams that cost a western Pennsylvania woman and others nearly $1 million.