R. Kelly is regarded as one of music’s all-time hit makers, but the years of sexual abuse allegations againstthe embattled R&B star have created a dark cloud over his musical legacy.
MGM Resorts officials approached Lady Gaga last year, in the run-up to her residency headlining run at the Park Theater, about possibly using one of her songs in the show. Gaga chose “Bad Romance.”
As recently as mid-January, co-producer and show host Michael Franzese said he was targeting an April return to the stage at the Plaza.
Black Thought, Questlove and the rest of the Philly crew rock The Joint on Friday.
A round-up of the best music in Las Vegas this week.
R. Kelly, the RB star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, was charged Friday with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17.
Country artist Cassadee Pope will perform the national anthem before the Pennzoil 400 presented by Jiffy Lube on March 3 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
“Elvis Presley’s Heartbreak Hotel in Concert,” charting the Kings early years, opens at Harrah’s Showroom on April 15, performing 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays (dark Tuesdays) with additional 3 p.m. performances Sundays.
Pop star Gwen Stefani returns to town Wednesday for another run of shows at Planet Hollywood Resort.
Peter Tork, guitarist and singer of the made-for-television pop group The Monkees, died Thursday. He turned 77 on Feb. 12.