NY Daily News: Music and Arts

‘Beast in the Jungle’ review: Dance play lets feet do the talking

‘Beast in the Jungle’ review: Dance play lets feet do the talking

Creators John Kander, David Thompson and Susan Stroman previously collaborated on "The Scottsboro Boys.'
Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan set to become an indie rock fixture

Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan set to become an indie rock fixture

Lindsey Jordan, who became Matador Records' youngest ever signee at 18, is ready to put out her debut album as Snail Mail.
Andy Karl to star  in ‘Pretty Woman’ on Broadway

Andy Karl to star in ‘Pretty Woman’ on Broadway

Broadway’s red-light district has a new John — actually, Edward.
R. Kelly accuser says singer asked if she was underage after sex

R. Kelly accuser says singer asked if she was underage after sex

Faith Rodgers, 20, filed a lawsuit against the singer Monday, claiming he gave her herpes and sexually assaulted her.
Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine accused of attacking NYPD cop

Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine accused of attacking NYPD cop

Cops initially stopped the rapper after he parked a red Suburban in front of a fire hydrant in Crown Heights, police said.
NY high school student's art show benefits Parkinson's research

NY high school student's art show benefits Parkinson's research

Math, chemistry, English and royal etiquette are on high schooler Sydney Goldstein’s to-do list.
Amber Rose’s son meets Taylor Swift after trolls mock his fandom

Amber Rose’s son meets Taylor Swift after trolls mock his fandom

Swift helped the 5-year-old boy achieve one of his wildest dreams.
Beyoncé buys an out-of-service church in New Orleans

Beyoncé buys an out-of-service church in New Orleans

The religious building has been out of service following the deaths of several members.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas show choir performs at BBMAs

Marjory Stoneman Douglas show choir performs at BBMAs

In a touching musical moment, the Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the multiple school shootings that have swept the country recently.
Kelly Clarkson honors Santa Fe victims at Billboard Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson honors Santa Fe victims at Billboard Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson skipped the moment of silence at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night and instead called for change.
First night of EDC ends with 29 drug arrests, 33 more on Day 2

First night of EDC ends with 29 drug arrests, 33 more on Day 2

Here’s a high number: Las Vegas police arrested 62 people on drug-related felony charges during the first two nights of the EDC.
Robert Finley proves it’s never too late to chase your dreams

Robert Finley proves it’s never too late to chase your dreams

Over 50 years since he first dreamed of becoming a star, Robert Finley has arrived.
Reggie Lucas, Madonna producer, dead at 65

Reggie Lucas, Madonna producer, dead at 65

Grammy-winning musician Reggie Lucas died Saturday at his home in New York.
Met Opera finds James Levine sexually abused artists for decades

Met Opera finds James Levine sexually abused artists for decades

Ex-Metropolitan Opera conductor James Levine sexually abused or harassed at least seven aspiring musicians for two decades.
Met has evidence ex-conductor James Levine abused seven people

Met has evidence ex-conductor James Levine abused seven people

The Met said it found evidence of conduct that included discussion of pornography, groping, kissing and mutual masturbation.