• In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo, British singer Leona Lewis poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. Lewis is starring as Grizabella in the Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s "Cats." (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

    Leona Lewis puts aside pop world to get her nails in ‘Cats’

    NEW YORK (AP) — When she was not yet 10, Leona Lewis was taken to see “Cats” in London. It turned out to be theatrical catnip.

  • In this Sept. 22, 2015, file photo, country music legend George Strait poses for a portrait in Las Vegas. Strait will honor singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale with a lifetime achievement award at the Americana Honors and Awards Show on Sept. 21, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision/AP, File)

    George Strait to honor Jim Lauderdale at Americana Awards

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star George Strait will honor singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale with a lifetime achievement award at this year’s Americana Honors and Awards Show, to be held Sept. 21 in Nashville.

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda speaks with reporters in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Miranda joked that he is a hard-to-catch Pokemon as fans pursue him with cellphones during a visit to his parents' native Puerto Rico shortly after ending his run on his Broadway hit "Hamilton." (AP Photo/Danica Coto)

    Creator of Broadway hit ‘Hamilton’ visits Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Lin-Manuel Miranda jokingly compared himself to a hard-to-catch Pokemon as fans pursued him with cellphones on Wednesday during a visit to his parents’ native Puerto Rico shortly after the end of his run on the Broadway hit “Hamilton.”