Sharon Tucker, 'RHOA' Star, Dead After Stroke

Sharon Tucker, the mother of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Todd Tucker, died Tuesday after suffering a stroke.

D.C. Residents Defend Bill Cosby

While a rape scandal has made international news and continues to be fodder for comedians and the tabloids, local fans of Bill Cosby remain by his side.

Tracy Morgan Battling Severe Brain Injury: Lawyer

Tracy Morgan, who continues to recover from a traumatic brain injury suffered in a New Jersey highway collision this summer, may never be himself again, a lawyer for the "Saturday Night Live" comedian said Tuesday.

Bill Cosby Publicly Accused of Rape by 2nd Woman

A lawyer for Bill Cosby said he will not respond to "decade-old, discredited" accusations of sexual assault leveled at him by at least 13 women amid a second woman publicly coming forward Sunday.

Usher Electrifies D.C. Fans After 3-Year Hiatus from Stage

The floor of Verizon Center in D.C. was shaken to its core — the result of frantic fans dancing to the music of R&B superstar Usher Raymond IV, known in the entertainment world simply as "Usher."

Music of Louis Jordan Gets Fresh Twist

Sometimes listening to the right kind of music can sweep away the blues and put a person on the road to better times. So just imagine what happens when you add singing and dancing to the picture, as will be ...

Stevie Wonder Thrills Verizon Center Crowd

Stevie Wonder can bring out the fan in just about any music lover.

Stevie Wonder Sizzles in D.C. with 'Songs'

Stevland Morris, known to the world as the incomparable Stevie Wonder, performed Sunday at Verizon Center in the nation's capital, taking a standing-room-only crowd back to a time when life was simpler, terrorism was an unknown element and dreams seemed ...

CeCe Peniston Talks New Album, Social Media with The Informer

Recording artist CeCe Peniston took a moment with The Informer to talk about what she has coming up next, her biggest inspiration and the effect of social media on the music business.

Robert Johnson Launches Urban Movie Channel

RLJ Entertainment Inc., created by BET founder Robert L. Johnson, announced Nov. 5 the launch of Urban Movie Channel, RLJE's proprietary digital channel.

J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise Return with Soul-Stirring CD

Gospel music has changed a lot since the days of icons like James Cleveland, Mahalia Jackson and Edwin Hawkins and his West Coast choirs. But one thing has remained constant: the songs, whether more contemporary or traditional, focus on the ...

Stevie's Wonderland: Legend Prepares for D.C. Show, Triplets

At age 64, as he prepares to play his classic album "Songs in the Key of Life" at Verizon Center in Northwest on Sunday, Stevie Wonder is expecting triplets.

Usher Brings Tour to D.C. Stage

After three years away from the touring scene, Grammy-winning superstar Usher prepares to bring his sizzling show to 27 North American cities with D.C. near the top of the list.

Eddie Murphy to Make Return in 'Cook'

Eddie Murphy will make his return to the silver screen in "Cook," his first film since 2011's "Tower Heist."

D.C.'s Tulani Returns Home to Premiere Music Video

Tulani, a D.C.-based singer-songwriter best known from NBC's "America's Got Talent" and touring with Lady Gaga as the pop superstar's harpist, came home recently to host the premiere of the music video for "I Heart You," her retro-flavored new song ...