Singer-songwriter Ben Folds performing with Symphony Orchestra Augusta

Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Ben Folds will perform at Riverwalk Augusta's Jessye Norman Amphitheater with Symphony Orchestra Augusta.The Oct...

Power 107 bash brings in artists K. Michelle, Future

In June, singer, songwriter and television personality K. Michelle put her feud with...beginning."Also performing at the Power 107 Birthday Bash will be Atlanta singer-rapper Future.Future's connection to Southern hip-hop began with...

James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...renaming of 9th Street to James Brown Boulevard in 1993, and a life-size statue of the singer installed on Broad Street in May 2005. A biopic featuring the singer made its world premier on July 21, 2014, with an Augusta premier on July 24 and a...

What's cool for back to school? A fresh look at the gear

...first education-focused collaboration for Usher, who has two school-age sons. They, too, had a hand in the project, the singer said by e-mail."I looked at what colors they were drawn to and in a very sly way, I'd show something to them and ask...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...beautiful as I see you. Why can't you see yourself as beautiful as I see you?"And I was curious about who the two country singers are in the new commercials promoting Zaxby's Grill House Zalad. Turns out they are Thomas Rhett of Valdosta, Ga., and...

Civil rights activist, former Paine College chairman Silas Norman Jr. dies at 74

...basso profundo" voice and could have easily become a professional opera singer like his sister, Grammy Award-winning Jessye Norman, Remington said."He was the best singer around, hands down, but his passion was in civil rights," Remington...

Lockheed Martin to buy helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft for $9 billion

Lockheed Mar­tin will acquire Black Hawk helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft for $9 billion as it seeks greater access to the military and commercial helicopter market.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Luke Bryan stays true to his roots with annual Farm Tour

...it keeps turning out some amazingly talented country music singers and songwriters.Bryan, fresh out of high school, was playing...and it includes one of my all-time favorite country music singers Billy Dean.He always has been kind to tell local audiences...

Night at the Movies

new this weekAMY (R): A documentary about British singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse, who died in 2011. ExchangeTHE GALLOWS (R): Twenty years after an accident caused a death during...

Ariana Grande apologizes for saying 'I hate America'

...recent video that leaked of her in a doughnut shop.In a statement to The Associated Press on Wednesday, the 22-year-old singer says she's a proud American."I am EXTREMELY proud to be an American and I've always made it clear that I love my country...