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Dua Lipa, Stormzy take top Brit awards

Feb 22, 2018 - 12:15 PM

Dua Lipa is named Best Female Solo Artist, while Stormzy wins over Ed Sheeran for Best Male Solo Artist

British singer-songwriter Dua Lipa (C) performs during the BRIT Awards 2018 ceremony and live show in London on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE – NO POSTERS – NO MERCHANDISE– NO USE IN PUBLICATIONS DEVOTED TO ARTISTS

IN PHOTOS: A stellar evening with Incubus

Feb 21, 2018 - 8:22 PM

Relive Incubus' 2018 Manila concert with us!

Boyce Avenue returns to Manila

Feb 21, 2018 - 12:10 PM

The band will be performing with singer Moira dela Torre

BOYCE AVENUE. The brothers are returning to Manila for a one-night show. Photo courtesy of Wilbros Live

Playback Music Festival: a retrospective

Feb 18, 2018 - 9:00 PM

It was a night of throwbacks and nostalgia for those who eagerly returned to the nineties

Man in a hurry: Ely Buendia's unflagging heart

Feb 18, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Ely Buendia's life has crossed decades and bent genres, but not without a few close calls

Why I fear Incubus

Feb 17, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Jill Tan Radovan was pregnant or just had a baby every time Incubus came to town. Tonight, she finally gets to watch them again, but not without some trepidation

Fleeting yet satisfying: The xx performs in Manila for the second time

Feb 17, 2018 - 10:38 AM

The concert lasted only a little more than an hour, but it was more than one could ask for – for the time being, at least

THE XX. The indie pop band plays another show in Manila. Photo by Stephen Lavoie/Rappler

#BlackFridayForPressFreedom: A UP Fair Live Jam

Feb 16, 2018 - 9:43 PM

Catch Barbie Almalbis, Mayonnaise, and Silent Sanctuary at the Live Jam segment of the UP Fair

WATCH: Eminem, Ed Sheeran 'River' music video is out!

Feb 14, 2018 - 10:57 AM

(UPDATED) Love isn't easy

10 songs to have sex to tonight, according to Spotify

Feb 13, 2018 - 8:37 PM

Get in the mood with these sexy tunes

WATCH: James Reid, Nadine Lustre electrify fans in 'rEVOLution The JaDine' concert

Feb 10, 2018 - 1:31 PM

Nadine shows her sexy side, James sings with Sam and Brett, Sarah G's number, and more

One OK Rock's ‘Ambitions’ in Manila: Pure talent, art in motion

Feb 10, 2018 - 12:51 PM

A look back at One OK Rock's 2018 Manila concert

ONE OK ROCK. The band ends their 2018 Manila concert with a bow. Photo by Julen Esteban-Pretel via screengrab from Instagram/oneokrockofficial

KZ Tandingan tops Chinese singing contest round against Jessie J

Feb 10, 2018 - 1:46 AM

KZ performs Adele's 'Rolling In the Deep' in 'Singers 2018'

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Fire Underwater

Feb 09, 2018 - 8:19 PM

The band is playing at Rappler HQ ahead of the UP Fair

WATCH: MGMT 'steals' Truefaith song in confusing new music video

Feb 09, 2018 - 5:05 PM

The new video of the indie rockers features the OPM band

MGMT. The indie rockers steal a song from Truefaith in their new music video. Screenshot from

The xx opens up and pulls you in

Feb 05, 2018 - 5:09 PM

The Brit indie pop band returns to the Philippines for a one-night show on February 7.

A quick guide to Valentine's concerts in 2018

Feb 04, 2018 - 10:05 PM

Gary Valenciano, JaDine, Ogie Alcasid, Regine Velasquez and more are set to serenade lovers out there

Spice Girls reunite, announce plans to work together again

Feb 03, 2018 - 11:39 AM

Friendship never ends!

SPICE GIRLS. The 90s girl group get together again in 2018. Screenshot from

Women of Grammys strike back after controversy

Feb 01, 2018 - 12:32 PM

Lorde thanks fans, while P!nk and Katy Perry react to the 'step up' comment

7 unforgettable Super Bowl halftime shows

Jan 31, 2018 - 11:27 AM

From Katy Perry to Prince, these performers rule Super Bowl's halftime show history

KATY PERRY. The pop star dances with the now-iconic Left Shark at her 2015 Super Bowl performance. Screengrab from

5 things to watch out for at Jadine's 'Revolution' concert

Jan 30, 2018 - 10:20 PM

The reel and real life love team is set to hold their concert at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in February

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

WATCH: Kitchie Nadal singing to her baby is the sweetest thing!

Jan 30, 2018 - 6:45 PM

The singer serenades her 5 month old with a 2008 hit

KITCHIE NADAL. The singer serenades her son Keon. Screengrab from

One OK Rock fan receives free concert ticket from Glaiza de Castro

Jan 30, 2018 - 5:36 PM

Joanne Kaye Mercado lost her wallet the day she was supposed to buy her concert tickets – but the Pinoy One OK Rockers had her back

WATCH: Lady Gaga’s heavenly Grammys 2018 performance

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:34 PM

The singer dedicates her performance to her aunt, and references the Times Up movement

LADY GAGA. The artist performs onstage at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

WATCH: Kendrick Lamar opens Grammys 2018 with epic performance

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Before he takes home 5 Grammys, Kendrick Lamar steals the show

KENDRICK LAMAR. The rapper opens the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

WATCH: Bruno Mars and Cardi B’s technicolor ’Finesse’ performance at the 2018 Grammys

Jan 29, 2018 - 5:56 PM

The duo delivers a showstopping performance

FINESSE. Cardi B and Bruno Mars perform their hit song at the 2018 Grammys. Screengrab from

WATCH: Top quotes from Grammys night

Jan 29, 2018 - 4:23 PM

From Janelle Monae's Time's Up speech to Kendrick Lamar's presidential endorsement, the 2018 Grammys was the most woke one yet

BRUNO MARS. The night's biggest winner shouts out to his fellow nominees as he accepts the award for Album of the Year. Screengrab from

WATCH: Kesha's performance of 'Praying' brings Grammys audience to tears

Jan 29, 2018 - 3:47 PM

The artist delivers an emotional performance of the song, which hints at her alleged sexual abuse at the hands of producer Dr. Luke

KESHA. The singer is joined by stars including Cyndi Lauper and Camila Cabello for a moving performance of 'Praying.' Screengrab from

FULL LIST: Grammy Awards 2018 winners

Jan 29, 2018 - 12:52 PM

Listen to the some of the night's winning songs here!

Bruno Mars receives a second Grammy for Record of the Year during the 60th Annual Grammy Awards show on January 28, 2018, in New York. / AFP PHOTO / Timothy A. CLARY

2018 Grammys: Indie band War on Drugs wins Best Rock Album

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:52 AM

The band is awarded for its critically-acclaimed album 'A Deeper Understanding'

THE WAR ON DRUGS. The indie rockers bring home the award for Best Rock Album. Screengrab from

Dark indie rockers The National win first Grammy

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:44 AM

The band is awarded for its album, 'Sleep Well Beast'

THE NATIONAL. The indie band wins their first Grammy award. Screengrab from

Grammys 2018 red carpet: white roses for equality

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:24 AM

The #TimesUp movement took over the Grammys red carpet with the symbolic flower

SAY IT WITH FLOWERS. The Grammys 2018 red carpet is filled with stars wearing or carrying white roses in honor of equality. Screengrabs from,,

Carrie Fisher wins posthumous Grammy for memoir

Jan 29, 2018 - 9:30 AM

The late 'Star Wars' actress wins the award for Best Spoken Word Album for 'The Princess Diarist'

Shane Filan is coming back to Manila

Jan 27, 2018 - 2:32 PM

The former Westlife singer is coming to promote his new album 'Love Always'

WATCH: Nadine Lustre’s new ’St4y Up’ music video

Jan 26, 2018 - 2:29 PM

Nadine proves she is a triple treat

NADINE LUSTRE. The actress releases a new music video for her single 'St4y Up.' Screengrab from Careless Music Manila on YouTube

Ex-Edralins drummer dies in motorcycle crash

Jan 26, 2018 - 8:20 AM

He was negotiating a curve aboard his motorcycle on Patak Road in Phuket, Thailand when he crashed into an incoming motorcycle driven by a Burmese woman

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: IV of Spades

Jan 25, 2018 - 9:12 PM

The '70s-inspired band is set to get us dancing at the Rappler HQ on Thursday, January 25!

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: TheSunManager

Jan 23, 2018 - 8:22 PM

The indie folk act is coming to Rappler Live Jam!

Tom Petty died of accidental overdose – family

Jan 21, 2018 - 12:41 PM

The autopsy report says the 66-year-old singer had fentanyl, oxycodone, temazepam and other drugs in his system when he died of cardiac arrest

(FILES) This file photo taken on February 10, 2017 shows Tom Petty performing during the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year, honouring Tom Petty, in Los Angeles, California.  American rocker Tom Petty died in October of an accidental drug overdose after taking a variety of medications for his ailments including a mix of opioid painkillers, his family and the Los Angeles county medical examiner said Friday, January 19, 2018. The autopsy report says the 66-year-old Petty had fentanyl, oxycodone, temazepam and other drugs in his system when he died of cardiac arrest. Petty's wife Dana and daughter Adria said the medical examiner told them he "passed away due to an accidental drug overdose as a result of taking a variety of medications." / AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK

Late Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan to be buried on Tuesday

Jan 21, 2018 - 11:37 AM

The singer's funeral takes place the Church of Saint Ailbe in Ireland

Irish singer Dolores O'Riordan of Irish band The Cranberries performs on stage during the 23th edition of the Cognac Blues Passion festival in Cognac on July 07, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / GUILLAUME SOUVANT

Resorts World Manila to produce Eraserheads-inspired musical

Jan 19, 2018 - 2:34 PM

'Ang Huling El Bimbo The Musical' is happening!

WATCH: Interview with SF9, Kpop boyband

Jan 18, 2018 - 9:18 PM

Kpop boyband SF9 takes on the Baby Shark challenge and more!

The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies, aged 46

Jan 16, 2018 - 1:53 AM

(UPDATED) Her death is confirmed by her publicist

DOLORES O'RIORDAN. The lead singer of Irish band The Cranberries dies on January 15. File photo shows Dolores performing on stage at the Cognac Blues Passion festival in Cognac in 2016. Photo by Guillaume Souvant/ AFP

WATCH: Taylor Swift parties with Future, Ed Sheeran in ‘End Game’ music video

Jan 12, 2018 - 2:36 PM

The video shows the artists partying all over the world

END GAME. Taylor Swift's new video features Ed Sheeran, shown here, and Future. Screengrab from

FULL LIST: These K-pop idols won the 32nd Golden Disc Awards

Jan 12, 2018 - 11:36 AM

Did your favorites make it?

Celine Dion is coming to Manila!

Jan 12, 2018 - 10:14 AM

Tickets go on sale January 18

CELINE DION. The iconic singer is set to play in Manila. Photo courtesy of Ovation Productions

Radiohead denies filing lawsuit against Lana Del Rey

Jan 11, 2018 - 8:25 PM

The pop star earlier tweeted that the band is demanding 100% of publishing royalties for her song 'Get Free'

RADIOHEAD. Reps for the English rock band say they have not filed a lawsuit against Lana del Rey. File photo shows the band playing the main stage at the TRNSMT Music Festival in Glasgow on July 7, 2017. Photo by Andy Buchanan/AFP

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Gabbi Garcia

Jan 11, 2018 - 7:57 PM

The teen queen is performing at Rappler HQ!

Nelly coming to Manila

Jan 09, 2018 - 8:21 PM

(UPDATED) The 'Dilemma' singer postpones his Manila show

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Cynthia Alexander

Jan 05, 2018 - 8:17 PM

The singer-songwriter will be introducing new songs and playing old favorites live at Rappler HQ!