Scott Shetler is a Chicago-based freelance writer whose words can be found on PopCrush, Diffuser and other music, pop culture and travel websites. He has interviewed a wide range of artists, from Anthony Kiedis to Weird Al Yankovic and from Amanda Palmer to Taylor Hanson. He freely acknowledges an inexplicable obsession with the music of cheesy ‘80s pop duo Air Supply.
Kesha, B.o.B + More to Perform at NBA All-Star Pregame Concert
The NBA All-Star Game is turning into a big-time music event. Kesha, B.o.B and Ludacris will perform during the pregame concert, joining previously announced performers Alicia Keys, Ne-Yo and others who are also singing as part of All-Star Weekend.
Chris Brown Probation Update: Police Chief Resigns
The story of Chris Brown's possibly falsified community service records took another turn today when TMZ reported that Richmond, Va. Police Chief Bryan Norwood, who verified Brown's hours of community service, has now resigned.
Frank Ocean + Chris Brown Case Is Closed, Despite New Revelations
TMZ is reporting that someone from Chris Brown's entourage threatened to shoot Frank Ocean and called him a homophobic slur during their Jan. 27 scuffle. But despite the serious nature of the new details, the case is now closed, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department…
Alicia Keys Announces Set the World on Fire Tour With Miguel
People's Choice Awards performer Alicia Keys is taking her live show to arenas across the U.S. and Canada starting in March. Her Set the World on Fire Tour includes 24 dates spaced out over six weeks, with a stellar opening act in R&B star Miguel.
Timbaland’s ‘The Party Anthem’ Features Lil Wayne, Missy Elliott + T-Pain
Timbaland is unleashing 'The Party Anthem' on the world with a new track featuring his longtime collaborator Missy Elliott, plus Lil Wayne and T-Pain.
‘Glee': ‘Thanksgiving’ Episode Song List
This week's 'Thanksgiving' episode of 'Glee' (yeah, it's a week late) finally reveals the cast's take on Psy's 'Gangnam Style' and also features covers of recent hits by Flo Rida and One Direction.
Bruno Mars Channels the King of Pop on New ‘Moonshine’ Track
Bruno Mars channels Michael Jackson on 'Moonshine,' a new track from the Hawaiian pop star's upcoming sophomore album 'Unorthodox Jukebox.'
Justin Bieber Brings Mom on Stage After Winning Artist of the Year at 2012 American Music …
The American Music Awards confirmed what millions of Beliebers already thought: Justin Bieber is the Artist of the Year for 2012.
Kesha Recruits Wiz Khalifa, Becky G + Juicy J for ‘Die Young’ Remix
As Kesha's 'Die Young' inches into the upper regions of the Billboard Hot 100, the singer has issued a remix featuring guest rap verses from Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J and Becky G.
Why Are Web Artists Upset With Rihanna + Azealia Banks?
Creators and fans of the visual aesthetic known by some as seapunk are speaking out against Rihanna and Azealia Banks, whom they say ripped off the fashion and design trend during recent performances and music videos.
Rihanna Announces 777 Tour Details
Rihanna's seven-day international mini-tour to promote her 'Unapologetic' album kicks off on Wednesday, Nov. 14 in Mexico City and wraps up Nov. 20 in New York City. RiRi just revealed the details of the 777 Tour, though the exact venues will remain secret until she arrives in each ci…
Alicia Keys Unveils New Piano Ballad ‘Brand New Me’
Alicia Keys sings that she's "too busy finding myself" on 'Brand New Me,' a new piano ballad all about personal growth that appears on her upcoming 'Girl on Fire' album.