• Rihanna greets the audience after FENTY PUMA by Rihanna is shown during New York Fashion Week, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016.  (AP Photo/Diane Bondareff)

    Rihanna hits the runway _ this time, as designer

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna is certainly used to stopping the show, whether as a performer or as a fashion figure whose daring choices can make headlines.

  • In this Feb. 8, 2015 file photo, Arturo O'Farrill arrives at the 57th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.  O'Farrill is nominated for two Grammys, one for large jazz ensemble album for "Cuba:The Conversation Continues," and best instrumental composition for "The Afro Latin Jazz Suite." (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

    O’Farrill’s Grammy-nominated CD expands US-Cuba dialogue

    NEW YORK (AP) — Arturo O’Farrill’s Grammy-nominated “Cuba: The Conversation Continues” just happened to be made in Havana by American and Cuban musicians at a dramatic turning point in relations between the two countries.

  • An inmate practices the violin during a music workshop at the Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, S.C., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. After a weeklong workshop with the Decoda chamber ensemble, several dozen inmates will perform original music in a concert for the larger incarcerated community, staff, officers, and local and state officials. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    Carnegie Hall brings more than musical harmony to SC prison

    BISHOPVILLE, S.C. (AP) — One of South Carolina’s most dangerous prisons is also home to beautiful music, occasions when gate alarms and tower sirens are replaced by guitar riffs, beat box rhythms and the strains of Vivaldi.

  • In this Aug. 14, 2015 file photo, inger Jidenna poses for a portrait ahead of their "EEPHUS" Tour in New York. Jidenna continues to stand out, and not just because of his unique style. There is also his head-turning and head-nod-inducing music: “Classic Man,” which features Roman GianArthur, is nominated for best rap/sung collaboration at the Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, Grammy Awards. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP, File)

    Jidenna talks snagging a Grammy nod and finishing his album

    NEW YORK (AP) — If ever you’ve laid eyes on Jidenna — the nattily dressed singer and emcee behind the Grammy-nominated anthem “Classic Man” — then certainly you remember him: He’s straight out of a time machine with his fiery red hair, slicked into a dapper 1930s style, slim suits and a gold watch chain dangling from his pocket.

  • In this July 4, 2015 file photo, Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones performs at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Ind. The documentary he produced on James Brown is nominated for best music film at Sunday's Grammys, where it will battle critically acclaimed documentaries on Amy Winehouse and Nina Simone. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

    Mick Jagger on Grammy nod for James Brown doc, Amy Winehouse

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mick Jagger is getting Grammy love this year, but it’s not for his music — it’s for his film producing.

  • Kanye West gestures to the audience at the unveiling of the Yeezy collection and album release for his latest album, "The Life of Pablo," Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Bruce Barton)

    Kanye’s lyrics about Taylor Swift ignite new controversy

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Kanye West’s new album, “The Life Of Pablo,” has ignited a new controversy between the rapper and pop superstar Taylor Swift.

  • In this Feb. 1, 2016 photo, Vince Gill poses for a photo at his home in Nashville, Tenn. Gill's latest album, "Down To My Last Bad Habit," comes out Friday, Feb. 12.  (Photo by Donn Jones/Invision/AP)

    Vince Gill detours from country on romantic new album

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer Vince Gill is a standard bearer for traditional country music, thanks to his encyclopedic knowledge of the genre and his masterful guitar skills, but he only included one true country song on his latest album.

  • In this June 7, 2015 file photo, Alan Cumming arrives at the 69th annual Tony Awards in New York. Cumming, who starred in a concert series "Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs" at the elegant Cafe Carlyle last summer, has a live CD of the concert and now on a mini tour. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

    Alan Cumming on sappy songs and ‘The Good Wife’ ending

    NEW YORK (AP) — The coolest place to be on Broadway last year was inside the Studio 54 theater. To be more specific, it was in Alan Cumming’s dressing room there.

  • In this July 25, 1996 file photo, author Mario Puzo talks during an interview in New York. A large collection Puzo’s papers will be auctioned by Boston-based RR Auction on Feb. 18, 2016. The collection covers Puzo’s entire career, but is highlighted by thousands of pages of “The Godfather” novel and screenplay, including multiple drafts with handwritten revisions. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File)

    Make them an offer they can’t refuse: Puzo archive for sale

    BOSTON (AP) — Make them an offer they can’t refuse and a massive collection of “The Godfather” author Mario Puzo’s papers can be yours.

  • Lamar Odom, second left, hugs Kylie Jenner as Caitlyn Jenner, left, Khloe Kardashian Odom, center, Kim Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, North West and Kourtney Kardashian (both out of spotlight) attend the unveiling of the Yeezy collection and album release for Kanye West's latest album, "The Life of Pablo," Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Bruce Barton)

    Lamar Odom makes appearance at Kanye West fashion show

    NEW YORK (AP) — Lamar Odom made his public return at brother-in-law Kanye West’s New York Fashion Week show on Thursday.