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Drake ends Sheeran's Billboard 200 reign, smashes streaming record
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Drake ended Ed Sheeran's two week reign atop the Billboard 200 album chart on Monday, selling a monster 505,000 copies of his new album "More Life," according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.
03/27/2017 12:04:34pm
U.S. Box Office: 'Beauty and the Beast' dazzles again, 'Power Rangers' off to solid start
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney's second weekend of blockbuster "Beauty and the Beast" is dominating moviegoing in North America with $88.3 million at 4,210 locations - capping the best March ever.
03/26/2017 02:13:37pm
Music on the metro - Moscow commuters enjoy live performances
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Moscow commuters are getting a taste of live music on their metro journeys as performers turn stations into their stages under an entertainment project in the Russian capital.
03/27/2017 10:32:28am
Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds lauded at public memorial service
(Reuters) - Mother-daughter-mother actresses Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, who died in December just a day apart, were remembered by fans and friends on Saturday at a public memorial service in the Hollywood Hills, where they were laid to rest side-by-side in January.
03/27/2017 10:09:14am
Harrison Ford called himself a 'schmuck' after plane incident
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Harrison Ford is heard calling himself a "schmuck" in an audio recording released on Friday of his exchange with an air traffic controller following a February incident in which the actor landed his private plane on a taxiway instead of a runway.
03/24/2017 06:54:58pm
Emma Thompson says wants people to 'shout loudly' about climate change
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - From "Sense and Sensibility" to "Love Actually" and "Nanny McPhee", British actress Emma Thompson is known for her memorable roles in costumes dramas, comedies and fantasy films.
03/24/2017 08:31:26pm
No 'Love Actually' when Trump asked actress Emma Thompson for date
(Reuters) - British actress Emma Thompson says President Donald Trump once called her out of the blue years ago and asked her for a date.
03/24/2017 12:39:35pm
Rebooted Power Rangers return to big screen
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The latest reboot of the 1990s "Power Rangers" children's television series held its world premiere in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
03/24/2017 11:42:41am
Kanye West settles with Hungarian singer over alleged song theft
(Reuters) - Kanye West has settled a lawsuit by a Hungarian rock singer who accused the hip-hop star of sampling one of his best-known works without permission for the 2013 song "New Slaves."
03/24/2017 01:28:17pm
Charlize Theron joins racing 'Fast and Furious' series with 'badass jet'
BEIJING (Reuters) - Fast car chases, daring stunts and explosions return to the big screen in the eighth installment of the "Fast and Furious" racing film franchise and Oscar winner Charlize Theron joins the cast with her own "badass jet".
03/23/2017 02:38:12pm