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This March 16, 2020 photo shows film and TV composer Matt Hutchinson posing for a portrait in Los Angeles. Hutchinson says he's watched production "grinding to a halt" across Hollywood. But, for now, he's still on the job —working remotely with the help of video conference calls with filmmakers and musicians. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)
'It is brutal': Hollywood's rank-and-file on the pandemicThe red carpets are rolled up in storage, the A-listers holed up in mansions, multiplex doors are closed
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This combination photo shows Jay-Z speaking at the 2018 Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in New York on Jan. 27, 2018, left, and Rihanna at the 5th annual Diamond Ball benefit gala in New York on Sept. 12, 2019. Rihanna's Clara Lionel Foundation is donating $1 million in grants towards COVID-19 response — a number that is being matched by Jay-Z’s Shawn Carter Foundation. (AP Photo)
Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aidThe Elton John-led starry benefit concert that featured Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey and Alicia Keys on Sunday raised nearly $8 million to battle the coronavirus
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FILE - In this July 12, 2019 file photo, opera singer Placido Domingo speaks during a news conference about an upcoming show in Madrid, Spain. On Friday, March 20, 2020, the American Guild of Musical Artists said Domingo has resigned from the U.S. union that represents opera singers, after two investigations found sexual harassment allegations against him to be credible. The guild said he will also contribute $500,000 to sexual harassment eradication programs and a fund that helps opera employees in crisis. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File)
Tenor Placido Domingo feels 'fine' after coronavirusTenor Placido Domingo says he is resting at home after catching coronavirus
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FILE - In this April 11, 2019 file photo, a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes through a dense crowd in Los Angeles. The 25-mile procession traveled through the streets of South Los Angeles after his memorial service, including a trip past Hussle's clothing store, The Marathon, where he was gunned down March 31, 2019. A year after Hussle's death, his popularity and influence are as strong as ever. He won two posthumous Grammys in January, he remains a favorite of his hip-hop peers and his death has reshaped his hometown of Los Angeles in some unexpected ways.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
How a chance reunion led to Nipsey Hussle’s deathA chance encounter with a man he’d long known from the neighborhood and a conversation about “snitching” led to the killing of Nipsey Hussle one year ago this week
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New at home this week: 'Onward,' Nina Simone and 'The Talk'Epic adventures, exotic locales and cocktails mixed to order by bartenders — they may be largely off limits for the moment, but not on a device near you
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FILE - This June 15, 2019 file photo shows John Prine performing at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. The family of John Prine says the singer-songwriter is critically ill and has been placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms. A message posted on Prine's Twitter page Sunday, March 29, 2020 said the “Angel from Montgomery” singer has been hospitalized since Thursday and his condition worsened on Saturday. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
Singer John Prine is in stable condition, his wife saysJohn Prine is in stable condition after being placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms, his wife, Fiona Whelan Prine said Monday
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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2016 file photo, Alicia Keys poses for a portrait in New York. Keys' memoir "More Myself" with be released on Tuesday, March 31. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP, File)
Outtakes: Alicia on Key moments throughout her lifeAlicia Keys looks to the past and opens up in her new book, “More Myself: A Journey,” to be released Tuesday on Oprah Winfrey’s imprint via Flatiron Books
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FILE - This April 30, 2019 file photo shows musician Alicia Keys, left, and Oprah Winfrey at The Hollywood Reporter's Empowerment in Entertainment Gala in Los Angeles. Keys' memoir "More Myself" will be released on Tuesday, March 31.  (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
For new book, Alicia Keys looks to the past to find herselfAlicia Keys says she dug deep to recall emotional life stories for her book "More Myself: A Journey."
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FILE - In this April 17, 2019 file photo, mural artist Gustavo Zermeno Jr. poses for photos on a basketball court mural he dedicated to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles.  Hussle, 33, was shot and killed outside his Los Angeles clothing store on March 31, 2019. A year after Hussle's death, his popularity and influence are as strong as ever. He won two posthumous Grammys in January, he remains a favorite of his hip-hop peers and his death has reshaped his hometown of Los Angeles in some unexpected ways. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
Nipsey Hussle’s legacy endures a year after his deathMuch like his famous catchphrase “The Marathon Continues,” the late Nipsey Hussle’s legacy is pushing forward stronger than ever a year after his death
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Kristen Stewart attends the special screening of "Underwater " at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP)
Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 5-11 Celebrities having birthdays during the week of April 5-11 include Kristen Stewart, Sterling K
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'I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer dies of virus complicationsHis daughter says Alan Merrill — who co-wrote the song “I Love Rock and Roll" that became a signature hit for fellow rocker Joan Jett — died Sunday in New York of complications from the coronavirus
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FILE - This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo shows Lady Gaga at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Lady Gaga has shelved her forthcoming album “Chromatica” for now, saying it's not the right time amid a global fight with the coronavirus. Gaga said Tuesday on her social media pages that while art can help heal, she just doesn't feel the time is right for the record, which was set to be released April 10.  (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Eilish, Carey, more sing from home to raise funds for virusBillie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and Dave Grohl opened their doors to the world _ literally
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FILE - This June 15, 2019 file photo shows John Prine performing at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. The family of John Prine says the singer-songwriter is critically ill and has been placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms. A message posted on Prine's Twitter page Sunday, March 29, 2020 said the “Angel from Montgomery” singer has been hospitalized since Thursday and his condition worsened on Saturday. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
John Prine in critical condition with COVID-19 symptomsThe family of John Prine says the singer-songwriter is critically ill and has been placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms. A message posted on Prine's Twitter page Sunday said the “Angel from Montgomery” singer has been hospitalized since Thursday and his condition worsened on Saturday
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FILE - This Aug. 22, 2018 file photo shows Joe Diffie at the 12th annual ACM Honors in Nashville, Tenn. A publicist for Diffie says the country singer has tested positive for COVID-19. Diffie is under the care of medical professionals and is receiving treatment. (Photo by Al Wagner/Invision/AP, File)
Country singer Joe Diffie dies of coronavirus complicationsCountry singer Joe Diffie, who had a string of hits in the 1990s with chart-topping, rock-tinged singles such as “Home” and “Pickup Man” has died after testing positive for COVID-19
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FILE - In a Friday, July 8, 2016 file photo, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood attend a news conference at Yankee Stadium, in New York. CBS said Sunday, March 29, 2020, that it will air a live prime-time special with Garth Brooks and wife Trisha Yearwod performing viewer requests on Wednesday, April 1. The show will be performed at the couple’s home studio with a minimal crew.(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
Brooks, Trisha Yearwood to perform requests on live specialGarth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood are getting ready to take your song requests
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