A brief history of the meaningless hip-hop term that inspired countless viral memes.
Li Zhi claims hit all-male singing competition infringed his music rights twice.
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Polarizing reality show contestant Yang Chaoyue has pop idol looks and imperfect pitch.
Talent show star Wang Ju won hearts overnight with her candor, uniqueness, nerve, and taste.
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Why young women are pouring cash and time into worshipping movie and music stars.
Short video app Douyin is giving millions of Chinese a shot at 15 seconds of fame.
A growing number of young people are skipping piano and violin lessons in favor of modern hobbies.
TFBoys’ agency says it never authorized use of group’s name.
Though many rappers dis the northeastern performance style, to officials, it’s all the same.
Dolores O’Riordan’s unexpected death on Jan. 15 leaves listeners feeling empty.
Cutting a concert short violates commercial performance regulations, Beijing authorities announced.
‘Meige,’ an Yi minority storytelling tradition passed down through generations, is under threat.
Fraudster preyed on the obsession and adoration of girl group’s most ardent supporters.
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