Music

Feuding French rappers seek to take dispute to boxing ring

Jan 11, 2019

Two French rappers who fought a running battle inside a Paris airport with their entourages over the summer are seeking to take their dispute into a boxing ring in Belgium

Kurtag's first-ever opera makes long-awaited world debut

Nov 15, 2018

Hungarian composer Gyorgy Kurtag's long-awaited, first-ever opera has made its world debut at the famed La Scala opera house, winning over Italian opera goers with eight minutes of applause

Fire at Venice's La Fenice brought quickly under control

Oct 1, 2018

A fire has been brought swiftly under control in Venice's La Fenice opera house, which was rebuilt after being destroyed by flames in 1996

Robbie Williams entertains at Emporio Armani's airport show

Sep 21, 2018

Robbie Williams entertained the fashion crowd at Emporio Armani's airport show, while Nicki Minaj took a front row seat at Fendi, taking a turn for fans on her way in decked out in a Fendi puffer jacket and matching leggings and cropped top

Belgian court rules out extradition for Spanish rapper

Sep 17, 2018

A Belgian court has ruled that Spanish rapper Valtonyc should not be sent back to Spain, where he was sentenced to prison accused of writing lyrics that praise terror groups and insult the royal family

Verona Arena opera festival reports rise in ticket sales

Sep 13, 2018

The Verona Arena open-air opera festival says it closed the summer season with a 6-percent increase in ticket sales as new management focused on bringing in big singing talent as part of a relaunch

Soprano Gasdia reboots troubled Verona Arena opera festival

Aug 12, 2018

The popular yet struggling opera festival at the colossal Roman-era Verona amphitheater is getting a relaunch under former soprano Cecilia Gasdia, who is in her first season as its general manager

Croatia bids emotional farewell to beloved singer Dragojevic

Jul 31, 2018

Lighting torches and applauding, tens of thousands of people bid an emotional farewell on Tuesday to Oliver Dragojevic, commemorating one of the most popular singers in the former Yugoslavia adored for his songs celebrating love and the Adriatic Sea

Popular ex-Yugoslavia singer Oliver Dragojevic dies at 70

Jul 29, 2018

Oliver Dragojevic, one of the most popular pop singers in the former Yugoslavia, has died at 70

Nazi hunter slams right-wing singer at Croatia celebration

Jul 18, 2018

The Nazi-hunting Simon Wiesenthal Center has harshly criticized the participation of a far-right singer at the welcome celebrations for the national soccer team upon return from the World Cup

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