“It’s my Party” singer Lesley Gore dies at 68

BY MARK KENNEDY AP ENTERTAINMENT WRITER NEW YORK (AP) -- Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 at age 16 with her epic song of teenage angst, "It's My Party," and followed it up with the hits "Judy's Turn to Cry," and the feminist anthem "You Don't Own Me," died Monday.

Watch: Shakey Graves, Esme Patterson play “Dearly Departed” on “Letterman”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpK0tG28ufU For the second time in the last few months, Shakey Graves and Denver's Esme Patterson stood side-by-side on a late night stage to stomp and clap through their hit song, "Dearly Departed." On Friday, Patterson joined Shakey Graves as the musical guest on "Late Show with David Letterman." Though clearly a little nervous, the duo gave a strong performance, working in some passionate dynamics in the second half of the song.

10 things I learned stalking Azealia Banks on social media

If Azealia Banks hasn't personally offended you with something she's said on social media, then you're not looking hard enough. She’s accused Iggy Azalea of mocking black culture, she’s called T.I’s wife a “busted bumpkin” and her most recent antics involved an Instagram photo with the caption “#whiteface.” Just through the last few weeks she’s chimed in on racism in America, gay culture and witchcraft.