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Facebook massive solar-powered drone makes its first flight

Facebook has flown its full-sized solar-powered airplane for the first time, after years of anticipation.<p>The large drone — named Aquila — had a …

2016 Is Worst Year for Album Sales in Modern Era

By one measure, the music industry hasn't been this bad in 25 years. As <i>Billboard</i> reports, album sales for the first six months of the year were their lowest since SoundScan (now Nielsen Music) started keeping track in 1991. Overall, U.S. album sales dropped to 100.3 million—a 13.6% drop compared …

Alicia Keys on no makeup press photo: 'It's the strongest, most empowered I have ever felt'

Alicia Keys is gearing up to release her sixth studio album later this summer, and in a candid new essay for Lenny Letter, the 35-year-old singer …

Gwen Stefani releases gorgeous 'Misery' video

“Misery,” the third single off Gwen Stefani’s stellar third solo LP, <i>This Is What The Truth Feels Like</i>, has gotten a visual — and it’s a high-fashion …

Zedd debuts vibrant trailer for 'True Colors' documentary

Zedd’s 2015 album <i>True Colors</i> has returned to the public eye recently after the producer released a new version of the title track featuring Kesha. …

The Monkees: Good Times!

The Monkees' first album in nearly 20 years is also their best since the Sixties – to be precise, since the <i>Head</i> soundtrack in 1968. (Sorry, <i>Instant</i> …

Music

Nicole Kidman joins Keith Urban for a goofy lip sync of 'The Fighter'

Lip syncing and carpool karaoke sessions are all the rage right now, so Keith Urban combined the two and even brought in his wife Nicole Kidman for a …

Listen to MØ's New Track "Final Song"

MØ has shared a new track, "Final Song." It premiered on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show today. The song marks her first release since last year's Diplo collaboration "Kamikaze." MØ co-wrote "Final Song" with Beyoncé's <i>Lemonade</i> collaborator MNEK (who also produced it) and Noonie Bao (Charli XCX, Carly …

Hear Alessia Cara, G-Eazy's Confident 'Wild Things (Remix)'

Alessia Cara has released a remix to "Wild Things" featuring G-Eazy. The original song hails from her November debut album, <i>Know-it-All</i>.<p>Related<p>Watch …

Music

Prepare Yourself to Never Stop Hearing This New Justin Timberlake Song

You literally "Can't Stop the Feeling."<p>Before you play the new track from Justin Timberlake, pause just for a second and really try to remember this moment. This is what it's like to live in a world where you have not heard "Can't Stop the Feeling." You'll never get this back. And maybe, come July, …

Kelly Clarkson welcomes son Remington Alexander

And baby makes four!<p>Kelly Clarkson and husband Brandon Blackstock welcomed their second child, a son, on Tuesday, April 12, the singer announced …

Pentatonix debut If I Ever Fall in Love video

Real-life <i>Pitch Perfect</i> crew Pentatonix have premiered a new video for their Jason Derulo-assisted track, “If I Ever Fall in Love.”<p>Released Thursday, …

3 Giant Bluetooth Speakers That Put the Boom Back in Boombox

If you need to entertain a large party, a new wave of Bluetooth behemoths break past the boundaries of "room-filling" sound to rock out in -- and stand up to -- the great outdoors.<p>Back in the mid-1970s, boomboxes were the go-to devices for sharing personal audio on the go. A couple of years ago, …

Carrie Underwood Extends 'Storyteller' Tour Through Fall

Carrie Underwood has revealed dates for the fall leg of her <i>Storyteller</i> Tour, which will carry her through the end of November. The trek began its …

Country Music

Watch Nathaniel Rateliff's Hilarious 'I Need Never Get Old' Video

Nathaniel Rateliff & the Cold Sweats take decades to land that elusive perfect studio session in their hilarious video for "I Need Never Get Old." …

Music

Haim Map Summer Tour, Promise New Music

Haim have unveiled the opening wave of tour dates for the sister rock trio's summer tour. The first leg of the trek kicks off May 17th at Santa Ana, …

Music Festivals

Watch Bert and Ernie Rap Along to 'Regulate' by Warren G and Nate Dogg

Adam Schleichkorn is back at it again with another epic Muppets mashup. The YouTube user’s latest video features Bert and Ernie performing a …

Haim Tease New Music, Summer Tour

Haim have been in the studio working on the follow-up to their excellent 2013 debut <i>Days Are Gone</i>. In a new tweet, they've revealed that this year, they're ready to share some of that new music. They're also teasing an all new live show. “We’ve just been in the studio for so long—like, perfecting …

Watch Sia Soar Through 'Bird Set Free' on 'Kimmel'

Sia beamed in a bombastic performance of "Bird Set Free" from South by Southwest in Austin to <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i> in Los Angeles Monday.<p>Related<p>Watch …

Music

Watch Magical First Trailer for Tim Burton's 'Miss Peregrine'

20th Century Fox has just dropped the first trailer for Tim Burton's latest down-the-rabbit-hole fantasy, <i>Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar …

Movies

Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg Set for Fifth 'Indiana Jones' Movie

Harrison Ford and Steven Spielberg will reunite for a fifth <i>Indiana Jones</i> movie, set to arrive in theaters July 19th, 2019, according to <i>The Hollywood</i> …

Movies

Watch Colbert, Steve Martin Duet on Forest Friendship Song

Stephen Colbert has come to know plenty of famous people as host of <i>The Late Show</i> and <i>The Colbert Report</i>. But as Steve Martin teaches in the above bit …

Stephen Colbert

Jeff Ament on Pearl Jam's 25th Anniversary Tour, Next Album

Earlier this week, we spoke to Jeff Ament about his upcoming album and tour with RNDM, but we weren't going to let him get off the phone without …

Indie Music

Darius Rucker Announces Good Time Tour Dates

After playing to more than 400,000 fans on his Southern Style Tour in 2015, Darius Rucker is set to launch the Good for a Good Time Tour on June 3rd. …

Country Music

Coldplay Set Path for 'Head Full of Dreams' U.S. Tour

Coldplay will invade football stadiums this summer after the band announced their first seven U.S. shows in support of their new LP <i>A Head Full of</i> …

Music

The Monkees Plot 50th Anniversary Tour, New LP 'Good Times!'

This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the Monkees' television series and the release of their debut single "Last Train To Clarksville," and the …

Music

Sia, the Shins, Eddie Vedder, Regina Spektor, More Cover the Beatles for Netflix's "Beat Bugs"

Netflix just announced "Beat Bugs," an animated kids' program arriving this summer that follows five adorable insects as they explore the suburbs. As <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> points out, the program will be soundtracked by over 50 Beatles covers from noteworthy artists including Sia, the Shins, Regina …

5 apps for exploring a new city like a local

There are some things everybody knows about New Yorkers. They pay exorbitant rents, they worship pizza and they never hang out in Times Square.<p>But …

Apps

Watch: Short videos that TED says will recharge your brain

With more than 100 speakers over five days, attending TED conferences can be an emotional roller coaster ride, as attendees flit from talks on virtual reality to racial prejudice, climate change to Google art, incarceration to drones. TED uses brief videos in between talks to reset the mood and …

Virtual Reality

A quick, no-nonsense guide to using Facebook’s new Reactions

https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/The%20Washington%20Post/20160224/56cdd2eee4b0b43bc44f736b/56cdd2f4e4b0f9f16dbaf1e5_1439399835595-cf9g26_t_1456329468608_1280_720_2000.mp4<p>Facebook has just rolled out its much-anticipated “reactions,” as my colleague Hayley Tsukayama reports over at the …

Social Media