Charles Manson was cremated and his ashes scattered following a brief, private funeral four months after the death of the man who gained worldwide infamy for the 1969 Los Angeles killings he hoped would spark a race war.
When you heard Shannon O’Hara sing Adele’s “When We Were Young,” while playing piano, on “American Idol” Sunday night, you just knew the judges were going to give her a Golden Ticket, right? This Mooresville, NC, singer knew it, too.
Rayshun LaMarr, a Chapel Hill native and contestant on Season 14 of "The Voice," talks about his musical roots growing up in North Carolina. LaMarr, a cancer survivor, now lives in Fort Washington, Maryland.
Molly Stevens of Raleigh, NC, auditioned for NBC's "The Voice" and was picked to be on Team Kelly Clarkson. Stevens is a native of Macon, Ga., and lived in Nashville. She lives in Raleigh with her fiance Ashlee.
A detention hearing for rapper Juelz Santana has been postponed until federal and state authorities decide who will prosecute the drug and gun charges he faces following an incident at Newark Liberty International Airport.
For decades, country music has been a place where artists and industry pros have kept any progressive political or social views to themselves, ever careful not to anger the genre's traditionally conservative fans.