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August 16, 2018
Aretha Franklin performs at a benefit for the Elton John AIDS Foundation at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in New York, Nov. 7, 2017. The foundation celebrated its 25th anniversary with the starry black-tie gala. (Nina Westervelt/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)play button
Legendary musician, 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dead at 76
12 hours 52 min ago
August 15, 2018
Tal, Chahinkapa Zoo’s orangutan, waits patiently before joining in with the New York Kammermusiker. In addition to the notes he shared with the band and Lead Zookeeper Addy Paul, Tal also demonstrated his enthusiasm for clapping. Frank Stanko / Wahpeton Daily News
North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
August 15, 2018 - 9:36pm
August 13, 2018
Aretha Franklin performs at a benefit for the Elton John AIDS Foundation at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in New York, Nov. 7, 2017. The foundation celebrated its 25th anniversary with the starry black-tie gala. (Nina Westervelt/The New York Times)
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
August 13, 2018 - 10:11am
August 10, 2018
Frost Fire Theatre guests enjoy the show, "Smokey Joe's cafe," in 2014. Photo by Kile Brewer/Grand Forks Herald
Frost Fire presents 'tribute concert' with songs from Elvis, Johnny Cash and Buddy Holly
August 10, 2018 - 9:08am
August 9, 2018
Recording artist Brandy Norwood, second from right, reacts during an NBA game at Staples Center in Los Angeles in 2016. Kirby Lee / USA TODAY Sports file photoplay button
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
August 9, 2018 - 6:48pm
From left, violin coach Claire Folson practices with Sarah Hong, Megan Schill, Rachel Blawat and Elias-David Schill during a small-group coaching session at the Dal Segno music camp, a weeklong summer program of the Northern Valley Youth Orchestras. (Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Northern Valley Youth Orchestras staff inspires musicians to stretch their performance skills
August 9, 2018 - 4:35pm
August 8, 2018
State Patrol stops over 1,000 cars during WE Fest
August 8, 2018 - 8:15pm
August 6, 2018
Jason Aldean held the WE Fest crowd enthralled throughout his 90-minute set Saturday night, which closed out the 2018 festival in rockin' fashion. (Photo courtesy of Townsquare Media)
WE Fest wraps up 36th year with Aldean, Young
August 6, 2018 - 3:58pm
Singer Demi Lovato performs during the Democratic National Convention in 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Demi Lovato breaks silence after apparent drug overdose: 'I will keep fighting'
August 6, 2018 - 7:22am
August 3, 2018
Carrie Underwood at WE Fest 2018 (Credit: Keith Griner / Phierce Photography).
Photo Gallery: WE Fest 2018
August 3, 2018 - 12:48pm
August 1, 2018
Eric Church performs at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks on Sunday, January 15, 2017. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Eric Church spoke out about the NRA and politics - the reaction shows why country stars stay silent
August 1, 2018 - 10:47am
Photo illustration for Emily Yahr story about country music and alcohol. Washington Post photo by Bill O'Leary
Country music's sobering truths
August 1, 2018 - 7:00am
Longtime vocal teacher and owner of Bel Canto Voice Studio, Maria Williams Kennedy, retired recently after decades of voice lessons at her Grand Forks studio. (Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)play button
'Joyous' song': Longtime voice instructor closes studio, but still nurtures talent
August 1, 2018 - 6:12am
July 30, 2018
Carrie Underwood has increased her musical range recording with Aerosmith and rapper Ludacris. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service
WE Fest acts strike gold with pop, rap stars
July 30, 2018 - 4:42pm
July 27, 2018
Rapper Cardi B at the Met Gala in a dress inspired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's new exhibition, "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination," in New York, May 7, 2018. (Damon Winter/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
'I underestimated this whole mommy thing': Cardi B is the latest celebrity to get real about motherhood
July 27, 2018 - 12:24pm
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