27 Jul 2016 05:26 AM EST
At a music festival in Jones County, Iowa on Friday and Saturday, Country duo Florida Georgia Line requested that no armed police officers be allowed backstage. Police took offense to this request, but in a statement released by the group on Tuesday it said that having local police was "redundant" since they already have their own security and that "what happened over the weekend was a misunderstanding that was blown out of proportion." They also said that they are "supportive of the police" and that they have "enormous amounts of respect" for them.
Metallica And Rihanna Headline Global Citizen Festival
This fall the free Global Citizen Festival will take place September 24 in New York CIty at Central Park. Metallica, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Selena Gomez, and Major Lazer will headline the show. This is the fifth year the festival has been held and MSNBC will broadcast the performances live. Free tickets can be earned by promoting education on the festival's... Read more
Guns N' Roses Fans Taken to Jail
Thirty people were arrested at Guns N Roses' concert on Saturday.The band played at New Jersey's MetLife Stadium over the weekend and the show got a little roudy. Local authorities confirmed they had apprehended multiple people, including one woman who was taken into custody for assaulting a police officer. Other arrests were for solicitation, disorderly... Read more
Musicians From All Around Are Coming to the iHeartRadio Festival
celebrity after celebrity will be coming to the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival. U2, Drake, Britney Spears, Sting, Sia, Billy Idol, Ariana Grande, Usher, Sam Hunt and Florida Georgia Line will also perform during the two-day event. iHeartMedia announced Pitbull, Zedd, twenty one pilots, OneRepublic, Cage the Elephant and Tears for Fears will also perform... Read more
One Direction Celebrate Their 6th Anniversary
One Direction's Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and Niall Horan took to Twitter to celebrate six years since the group - which also features Liam Payne- was formed on the UK X Factor. The band posted a video of Louis saying, quote, "Your continued support is remarkable really. And every single one of you had a hand in changing our lives and I hope you're... Read more
Is Calvin Harris Choosing Kim and Kanye's Side?
The feud between Taylor Swift and Kanye West continues! And it seems like Calvin Harris has chosen Kim and Kanye's side. The DJ shared a video of himself signing along to Kanye and Schoolboy Q's song: That Part.The feud was ignited when Kim took to Snapchat last weekend to leak a conversation between her husband and Taylor talking about his controversial... Read more
Many supporters of Vermont senator Bernie Sanders stormed the media center at the Democratic national convention on Tuesday night after Hillary Clinton clinched the Democratic presidential nomination,...More
Thin skin and being the President of the United States are like mixing oil and water, it's not a good combination. Day in and day out Presidents have to take the heat and stay cool. Politico magazine...More