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December 7, 2017 4:42 AM 'Twilight Zone' series gets third reboot by top US comic

US television channel CBS announced Wednesday it will resurrect the science-fiction series, in a bid to boost its subscription-based streaming platform CBS All Access. Comedian-turned-director Jordan Peele — known for directing mystery thriller "Get Out", which is heading into awards season — will helm the reboot. First broadcast in 1959, "The Twilight 6

December 7, 2017 4:15 AM These are Malaysia’s most streamed artistes, according to Spotify

Datuk Siti Nurhaliza was the Most Streamed Local Artiste in Malaysia in 2017, according to Spotify. — Picture from TheHive.AsiaKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 — Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza reigns supreme as the Most Streamed Local Artiste in Malaysia for 2017, according to annual stats released by Spotify yesterday. Faizal Tahir came in second, with Malique, Yuna and Uniq rounding 6

December 7, 2017 1:52 AM Over four billion YouTube views and counting for ‘Despacito’ in 2017 (VIDEO)

‘Despacito’ is the first video to sail past four billion views, finishing top of the list of most-viewed music videos of 2017 on YouTube. — Screengrab from YouTubeLOS ANGELES, Dec 7 — One video broke all the records on YouTube in 2017. Despacito, the music video for the hit song by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, is the first video to sail past four billion 8

December 1, 2017 11:04 AM Tencent Music, Spotify in talks to swap stakes, says WSJ

Headphones are seen in front of a logo of online music streaming service Spotify in this illustration picture taken in Strasbourg, February 18, 2014. — Reuters picBEIJING, Dec 1 — The music group of China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd and Sweden’s Spotify AB are in talks to swap stakes up to 10 per cent in each other’s businesses ahead of their expected public 8

November 23, 2017 3:47 AM Watch Pink and Channing Tatum attempt domestic bliss in ‘Beautiful Trauma’

LOS ANGELES, Nov 23 — Pink and Channing Tatum play a married couple in a retro sitcom universe in the pop singer’s new video for Beautiful Trauma. Beautiful Trauma is the title track for Pink’s recently released album. She performed the track live at the American Music Awards earlier this week in a memorable show for which she scaled an LA hotel in an aerial 16

November 20, 2017 1:42 AM Spotify buys online recording studio Soundtrap

Stockholm-based Soundtrap allows its subscribers to have an online music studio and create music together with other people in real time, its website says. — IStock.com pic via AFPSTOCKHOLM, Nov 20 — Music streaming company Spotify has bought online music and audio recording studio Soundtrap, it said on Friday, declining to give financial details of the deal. Stockholm-based 15

November 19, 2017 1:12 AM Rock legends salute Malcolm Young on AC/DC founder’s passing

Australian guitarists and brothers Angus (left) and Malcom Young from AC/DC. — AFP picMELBOURNE, Nov 19 —Tributes continued to pour in today in for Malcolm Young, co-founder of the Australian rock band AC/DC, a day after he died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years. Malcolm Young and his brother Angus Young founded AC/DC, whose hits included 13

November 17, 2017 4:50 PM Apple pushes launch of HomePod smart speaker to early 2018

REUTERS: Apple Inc has pushed the launch of its HomePod smart speaker to early next year from December, the company said on Friday. "We can't wait for people to experience HomePod ... but we need a little more time before it's ready for our customers. We'll start shipping in the US, UK and Australia in early 2018," an Apple spokeswoman said via email 6

November 17, 2017 2:14 AM Linkin Park announce ‘live’ album dedicated to Bennington

Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs during the second day of the 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada September 22, 2012. — Reuters pic LOS ANGELES, Nov 17 — US rock band Linkin Park has announced plans to release a ‘live’ album next month in honour of late lead singer Chester Bennington, who died earlier 8

November 16, 2017 12:19 AM US poll: Background checks, assault weapons ban gain support

Ninety-five per cent of the 1,577 people surveyed in the Quinnipiac University poll said they support requiring background checks for all gun buyers. This was the highest level of support for background checks since Quinnipiac first asked the question in February 2013 following the December 2012 massacre of 20 schoolchildren in Sandy Hook, Connecticut 12