Maya Angelou to receive honorary book award

NEW YORK (AP) — The book world is finally honoring Maya Angelou. The poet and author of “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” will be this year’…

Review: The 1975 mix it up on debut album

The 1975, “The 1975″ (Dirty Hit/Polydor) The 1975′s self-titled debut is a mixed bag. Jumping from guitar-heavy indie hits to disco funk dan…

Spotify’s Top 10 most viral tracks

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listen…

Spotify’s Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, Aug. 26, to Sunday, Sept. 1: UNITED STATES 1. Katy Perry, “Roa…

Venice: Arab film features gay protagonist

MILAN (AP) — Writer and director Abdellah Taia believes he has given Arab cinema its first gay protagonist in his debut film “Salvation Army…