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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2015 file photo, Kanye West appears at the Brother Vellies Spring 2016 collection presentation during Fashion Week, in New York. West has unveiled a video that is all about a subject he knows something about: fame. The video for a single titled “Famous” unveiled Friday, June 24, 2016, at a promotional event in the Los Angeles Forum _ features what appears to be a naked West with images of 11 other famous people, some of whom he has had good and bad relationships with, Vanity Fair magazine reported. The celebrities, who appear to be naked in a huge bed with West, are his wife, Kim Kardashian West; former President George W. Bush; presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump; Vogue editor Anna Wintour; singers Rihanna, Chris Brown and Taylor Swift; producer Ray J.; former girlfriend Amber Rose; transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner; and comedian Bill Cosby. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Kanye West unveils "Famous" video of him, celebrities

Kanye West has unveiled a video on a subject he knows something about: fame. The video for a single titled "Famous" — unveiled Friday night at a promotional event in the Los Angeles Forum — features what appears to be a naked West with images of 11 other famous people, ...

FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2011 file photo, singer Whitney Houston performs at the pre-Grammy gala & salute to industry icons with Clive Davis honoring David Geffen in Beverly Hills, Calif. A judge has blocked the sale of Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston that the singer’s family had put up for auction. The judge's ruling states the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has preliminarily shown it is the owner of the award and is likely to win the case. Houston won the award in 1986 for her Grammy ceremony performance of "Saving All My Love for You." (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Judge blocks planned sale of Whitney Houston's Emmy Award

A federal judge blocked the sale of an Emmy Award that Whitney Houston won 30 years ago after it was put on the auction block by the late singer's family. U.S. District Judge Percy Anderson issued a temporary restraining order Thursday against Heritage Auctions and the pop star's estate, which ...

FILE - In this May 18, 2015 file photo, U.S actor, Al Pacino is seen in London. This year’s Kennedy Center honorees include musicians who span genres including pop, rock, gospel, blues, folk and classical _ and an actor known for his extraordinary range. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Thursday, June 23, 2016, that actor Al Pacino, rock band the Eagles, Argentine pianist Martha Argerich, gospel and blues singer Mavis Staples and singer-songwriter James Taylor will be honored for influencing American culture through the arts. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP, File)

Al Pacino, the Eagles among Kennedy Center honorees

This year's Kennedy Center honorees include musicians who span genres including pop, rock, gospel, blues, folk and classical — and an actor known for his extraordinary range. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Thursday that actor Al Pacino, rock band the Eagles, Argentine pianist Martha Argerich, ...

This image released by Billboard Magazine shows an open letter to Congress posted on the magazine's website Thursday, June 23, 2016, about stopping gun violence in America. Over 200 signatures appeared from musicians and executives, including Cher, Jennifer Lopez, Elvis Costello, Britney Spears, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting and Katy Perry. (Billboard via AP)

McCartney, Gaga sign letter to Congress about gun violence

Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga, Barbra Streisand, Billy Joel and others have signed an open letter from Billboard magazine to Congress about stopping gun violence in America. Billboard posted the letter and signatures on its website Thursday. There are over 200 signatures from musicians and executives including Cher, Jennifer Lopez, Elvis ...

FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2011 file photo, singer Whitney Houston performs at the pre-Grammy gala & salute to industry icons with Clive Davis honoring David Geffen in Beverly Hills, Calif. An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal fight. The television academy filed suit to block an auction house and the late pop star's estate from selling her trophy. According to Wednesday’s lawsuit, Emmy statuettes remain the property of the TV academy and any sale violates the organization’s rights.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

TV academy sues to block auction of Whitney Houston's Emmy

An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal battle between an auction house and Emmy organizers seeking to block the trophy's sale. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court against Heritage Auctions and the late ...

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, US singer Michael Jackson speaks at a press conference at the London O2 Arena. Filmmaker J.J. Abrams is adapting a new book , "Before You Judge Me: The Triumph and Tragedy of Michael Jackson's Last Days," for TV with its co-author, TV and radio host Tavis Smiley. Written by Smiley and David Ritz, it's described as a novelistic take on the pop star's final months. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)

TV series on Michael Jackson's final days in development

Filmmaker J.J. Abrams is adapting a new book about Michael Jackson for television with TV and radio host Tavis Smiley, co-author of the book. Smiley's company said Monday that Warner Bros. Television is on board the project with Smiley and Abrams. The book, "Before You Judge Me: The Triumph and ...

FILE - In this June 29, 2014, file photo, "The Voice" Season 6 contestant Christina Grimmie performs as part of "The Voice Tour" at Cobb Energy Centre, in Atlanta. Family and friends are gathering in New Jersey on Friday, June 17, 2016, for a viewing and memorial service to remember Grimmie, who was fatally shot a week earlier, as she signed autographs after a show in Orlando, Fla. (Photo by Robb D. Cohen/Invision/AP, File)

Thousands say farewell to slain 'Voice' singer at services

Thousands of friends and fans said farewell to "The Voice" singer Christina Grimmie at services in New Jersey on Friday. Grimmie's family received condolences for five hours before an emotional memorial service was held. The singer's music was played and a large picture of her was displayed on an easel. ...

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2015 file photo, Christina Aguilera poses at an event supporting HopeLine From Verizon, a new campaign supporting domestic violence prevention and awareness in West Hollywood, Calif. Aguilera has released a new song, “Change,” following the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub. The singer posted a lyric video of the song and a statement on her website on Thursday, June 16, 2016. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Aguilera pens song to benefit shooting victims' families

Pop star Christina Aguilera has released a new song, "Change," following Sunday's mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub. The singer posted a lyric video of the song and a statement on her website on Thursday, which said that she wants to be a part of the change the world needs ...

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2016 file photo, Melissa Etheridge performs at the 2016 Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. Etheridge, Elton John and Rocky Martin are among the gay artists using their voices to respond to the mass shooting at a Florida nightclub. Etheridge responded by writing a song, titled “Pulse” after the name of the club where 49 people were killed and dozens more injured. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Musicians use song, statements to respond to mass shooting

Elton John, Ricky Martin and Melissa Etheridge are among the gay artists using their voices to respond to the mass shooting at a Florida nightclub. John said during a concert in Liverpool, England, at the Echo Arena this week that "we feel shocked, angry and we're devastating sad for the ...

FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, file photo, Beyonce performs during halftime of the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game in Santa Clara, Calif. Beyonce has helped raise more than $82,000 for Flint residents who continue to deal with the city's lead-tainted water supply. The singer's representatives announced her entertainment and management company, Parkwood Entertainment, presented the United Way of Genesee County with a check for $82,234 on Monday, June 13, 2016.  (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)

Beyonce helps raise over $82,000 for Flint residents

Beyonce has helped raise more than $82,000 for Flint residents who continue to deal with the city's lead-tainted water supply. The singer's representatives announced her entertainment and management company, Parkwood Entertainment, presented the United Way of Genesee County with a check for $82,234 on Monday. The Detroit News (http://detne.ws/1S3b8n2 ) ...

FILE - In this June 29, 2014 file photo, "The Voice" Season 6 contestant Christina Grimmie performs as part of "The Voice Tour" at Cobb Energy Centre, in Atlanta. The gunman who shot and killed the singer, who rose to fame after appearing on "The Voice," traveled to Orlando from another Florida city specifically to attack her and then fatally shot himself, authorities said Saturday, June 11, 2016. Grimmie was shot to death after giving a concert in Orlando on Friday night, June 10. She died early Saturday. (Photo by Robb D. Cohen/Invision/AP, File)

Vigil held in New Jersey hometown of slain 'Voice' singer

Family, friends and fans gathered for a candlelight vigil in the New Jersey hometown of a singer who was shot dead as she signed autographs for fans following a Florida concert. Hundreds paid tribute to 22-year-old Christina Grimmie Monday night in Evesham Township at the town's Memorial Complex, where photos ...

Inductee Elvis Costello performs at the 47th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Awards Gala at the Marriott Marquis Hotel on Thursday, June 9, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

Costello, Gaye, Petty inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame

Marvin Gaye was remembered with touching words from his wife, James Corden told hilariously inappropriate jokes before introducing Nick Jonas, and Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight spoke highly of his brother and "Wild Thing" songwriter Chip Taylor at the 2016 Songwriters Hall of Fame induction and awards dinner. Gaye and Taylor ...

Filmmaker claims Beyonce stole his ideas to make 'Lemonade'

An independent filmmaker filed a federal lawsuit against Beyonce on Wednesday alleging that ideas from his 2014 short film were used to create the trailer that accompanied her new visual album "Lemonade." Matthew Fulks alleges in his lawsuit that his 2014 short film, "Palinoia," had been seen by members of ...

FILE - In this May 17, 2015, file photo, Ed Sheeran arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Sheeran is facing a lawsuit alleging he used another song as the basis for his international hit "Photograph" filed Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Los Angeles by Martin Harrington and Tom Leonard, composers of the song "Amazing." (Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP, File)

Ed Sheeran faces $20M copyright suit over song 'Photograph'

British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is facing a $20 million lawsuit alleging he used another song as the basis for his international hit "Photograph." The suit accusing him of copyright infringement was filed Wednesday in Los Angeles by Martin Harrington and Tom Leonard, composers of the song "Amazing." City News Service ...

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2015 file photo, Pharrell Williams performs at Power 106's Cali Christmas 2015 in Inglewood, Calif. Williams will perform alongside Little Big Town at Wednesday’s CMT Awards in Nashville, Tenn. Pharrell produced the Grammy-winning country group’s new album, “Wanderlust,” to be released Friday. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)

McGraw, Underwood win big at CMT Awards; Pharrell performs

Tim McGraw ended Carrie Underwood's four-year-winning streak for the top prize at the 2016 CMT Music Awards with his music video for "Humble and Kind" — which features footage provided by Oprah Winfrey — while stars from outside the country music world performed onstage, including Pharrell, Cheap Trick and Pitbull. ...

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