Buzzing: Judas Priest's Tipton retiring

Judas Priest's Tipton retiring

Judas Priest guitarist Glenn Tipton, 70, whose aggressive but classically influenced playing helped shape heavy metal, is retiring from touring due to Parkinson's disease.


Timberlake album tops charts

Justin Timberlake has scored his fourth No. 1 album, with Man Of The Woods logging the equivalent of 293,000 sales in the United States, according to Nielsen. Migos' Culture II dropped to No. 2, while The Greatest Showman soundtrack fell one spot to No. 3.


Seal sex assault case dropped

A sexual battery case against Seal has been dropped over a lack of evidence. Actress Tracey Birdsall had accused the singer of trying to force himself on her when they were neighbours in Los Angeles in 2016.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 14, 2018, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe