We are halfway through 2023 and Pollstar is looking back at the last six months of touring, which have been very good for Bruce Springsteen, Elton John and others. According to the trade’s midyear report, Springsteen and The E Street Band’s 2023 tour is the second-highest-grossing tour... Read More.
A group of influential leaders has publicly expressed support for Megan Thee Stallion, who has been facing backlash related to allegations Tory Lanez shot her in 2020.The Southern Black Girls and Women’s Consortium penned an open letter to Meg, with help from MeToo founder Tarana Burke, Angela Rye, Tamika Mallory, Congresswoman Maxine Waters and... Read More.
Pharrell Williams made five NAACP youth leaders very happy on Friday by cancelling their student debt. Before kicking off his Something in the Water festival in Washington, D.C, the rapper and producer surprised the five individuals with the good news, according to the NAACP. In a... Read More.
Last summer, a petition began circulating to replace Confederate statues in Tennessee with monuments to Dolly Parton. The motion picked up steam, even leading to a bill proposing the installment of such a monument on the State Capitol... Read More.