Singer Jason Aldean describes ‘horrific’ Las Vegas shooting

American country singer Jason Aldean, who was performing when a gunman opened fire on concert-goers in Las Vegas, has described the deadly incident as “beyond horrific.” A video posted on social media captured the moment the gunshots began, forcing headliner Aldean and his band to abruptly stop mid-song and leave the stage at the music festival where they were performing. The video shows people screaming as the gunman fires multiple rounds on the crowd, with one woman yelling, “Oh my […]

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Singer Jason Aldean describes ‘horrific’ Las Vegas shooting

American country singer Jason Aldean, who was performing when a gunman opened fire on concert-goers in Las Vegas, has described the deadly incident as “beyond horrific.” A video posted on social media captured the moment the gunshots began, forcing headliner Aldean and his band to abruptly stop mid-song and leave the stage at the music festival where they were performing. The video shows people screaming as the gunman fires multiple rounds on the crowd, with one woman yelling, “Oh my […]

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‘Despacito’ made this neighborhood famous. Hurricane Maria left it in ruins

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — For decades, tourists visiting Puerto Rico had avoided San Juan’s La Perla neighborhood, long reputed to be a hotbed of crime and drugs. In recent years, residents of the low-income neighborhood had worked hard to change its image — and they got a huge boost when Puerto Rican artists Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee chose to film the music video for their hit song “Despacito” there in 2016. In the video, the camera pans over brightly colored […]

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Young patients help Dallas hospital celebrate 20 years of music therapy

“One good thing about when it hits, you feel no pain.” -Bob Marley DALLAS – There’s actually some truth to that! Not only do tunes help you get through a break-up, Saturday morning chores or that horrible cardio, but it’s also great therapy. And the sweet people over at Children’s Health are celebrating 20 years of jam sessions with the kids! “We use music as a tool to help them cope with being here at the hospital and to express […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Demi Lovato shares words of wisdom to inspire YOU to get fit and fab!

PLANO– Getting fit and fab isn’t easy, but maybe some inspiration from Demi Lovato can help. The singer flew home to the DFW to show love to her fans after recently teaming up with Kate Hudson’s Fabletics. “It feels amazing to be home doing an event for the community like this, ” Demi told NewsFix. “It’s awesome to be able to see my fans up close and personal.” The 25-year-old superstar’s main goal is to inspire young women and girls to […]

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Troy Gentry of ‘Montgomery Gentry’ dies in helicopter crash

PHILADELPHIA — Troy Gentry, best known as part of the country music duo Montgomery Gentry, was killed in a helicopter crash Friday. The crash happened in Burlington County, New Jersey around noon, according to NBC Philadelphia. Two people died in the crash. The other half of Montgomery Gentry, Eddie Montgomery, was not on the helicopter, according to WLEX. Troy Gentry was 50 years old. A statement was released on Friday on behalf of Montgomery Gentry: “It is with great sadness […]

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Friendswood man returns to Texas home, plays beautiful music on flooded piano

FRIENDSWOOD, Texas — A Texas man returning to his waterlogged home to get his children’s favorite stuffed animals sat down to play a beautiful song on his flooded piano. Aric Harding posted a video of himself playing the piano on Instagram, on Wednesday. The post read, in part, “I went back to our street today because as you guys have probably seen the water has come back with a vengeance. I hope this was its high point. I grabbed the […]

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Coldplay cancels Houston concert as Hurricane Harvey nears Texas

HOUSTON – The Coldplay concert schedule for Friday in Houston has been postponed due to Hurricane Harvey. The British band took to Twitter and their own website on Friday afternoon to make the announcement, saying, “We really wanted to play tonight, but sitting here all together watching the news about the storm we feel that we can’t ask anyone to put their safety at risk.” pic.twitter.com/lb9HY9izOq — Coldplay (@coldplay) August 25, 2017 The concert was scheduled to take place at […]

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Boom Box: Greatest albums made by women

DALLAS –It’s time to give just the ladies some shine! A list of 150 of the greatest albums made by women was recently compiled by women across NPR and public radio. Now this list, consisting of albums from 1964 to today, rethinks music and places women at the center of it all. We have to admit, it’s a pretty good one. Some of our favorite artists made the top 20. Janet Jackson’s break out album, Control, and the album that gave […]

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Boom Box: Artists who hate their biggest hits

DALLAS — Have you ever been to a concert and been disappointed because the artists didn’t do your favorite song? Usually, it’s one of their biggest hits. Well, you’re not alone and it seems like sometimes they do it on purpose. You see some artist hate some of their biggest hits. Why?  Too many reasons to name, but most commonly, it’s because they just don’t think it’s a good song, even if it did top the charts. For instance, Madonna she […]

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