Iron Maiden bring ‘Monstrance’ performance to Barclays concert

Ghosts, ghouls, goblins and guitars ruled Barclays Center Friday night, as Iron Maiden and Swedish metal band, Ghost, brought their rocking tour to Brooklyn for the first night of back-to-back shows. Iron Maiden transported fans to ancient Central America during their set, as the preeminent Bri
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‘Day-O’ writer Burgie reflects on his life’s work as he turns 93

Elvis’ swiveling hips, rock ’n’ roll, and a hit parade of pop and country ruled the 1956 music scene when a seemingly modest Caribbean calypso album struck “gold” for Brooklyn-born songwriter Irving Burgie. And the music industry was forever changed. The album was singer Harry Belaf
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Dozens of people hospitalized during Chance the Rapper show

Police in Connecticut say more than 90 people were hospitalized during a concert featuring Chance the Rapper. Authorities say many were taken to hospitals for excessive drinking. Hartford Deputy Chief Brian Foley said Saturday that officers made 50 underage drinking referrals Friday at Hot 93
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Usher sued by a second woman claiming he exposed her to herpes

The price of unprotected sex is going up for R&B hitmaker Usher. The “U Got It Bad” singer, after a $1.1 million settlement with a woman who claimed he infected her with herpes, now faces a $10 million lawsuit from a second woman making a similar allegation. The woman first hooked up
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Orquesta Canela to perform on Colombian Day parade float in NYC

Orquesta Canela is celebrating its 25th anniversary in style — a high-profile appearance in New York City. The all-female salsa and Afro-Colombian powerhouse will perform atop the Daily News float at the Colombian Independence Parade on Sunday, July 23, in Queens. “It’s always such a jo
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Cops bust thief who pick-pocketed ‘Hamilton’ fans

Police have busted the sly thief who allegedly pick-pocketed fans of the Broadway hit “Hamilton” outside the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Lynn Vaughn, 52, was busted Wednesday for allegedly ripping off 18 theatergoers at the W. 46th St. venue. Vaughn was charged with 18 counts of grand larcen
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‘Golden’ idol: Romeo Santos releases 3rd solo album

Self-styled “King of Bachata” Romeo Santos is straying from his formula and out to strike gold. The ex-Aventura frontman’s third solo album — after “Formula, Vol. 1” in 2011 and “Formula, Vol. 2” three years later — is “Golden,” which features contributions from Julio Igle
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Justin Bieber can’t perform in Beijing due to ‘bad behavior’

You better belieb it — China's capital has banned Justin Bieber from performing this fall, citing the "bad behavior" of the "controversial young foreign singer." Beijing's Municipal Bureau of Culture declined to say what, specifically, made Bieber an enemy of the People's
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Chester Bennington hanged himself with a belt

Chester Bennington hanged himself from the door between his bedroom and bathroom. The Linkin Park frontman was found with a belt around his neck after he hanged himself in his Palos Verdes Estates home in L.A. on Thursday, the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office told the Daily News on Friday.
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Dan Croll grapples with ‘Emerging Adulthood’ on sophomore album

Dan Croll’s music career literally happened by accident. Croll, who turned 27 earlier this week, didn’t write his first song until he was “16 or 17” because he was busy pursuing another passion: rugby. After his plan to become a professional rugby player was cut short by a tragic leg
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