1. A heavy metal guitarist on Friday became the first defendant to plead guilty to federal charges in connection with the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
  2. Brad Paisley, shown performing at his 2011 H20 Tour in Tampa, returns to the bay area in July for three outdoor shows in Florida that month.
  3. Zola Mae Shaulis Kollock was called "one of the most interesting pianistic personalities of the day" by legendary pianist Arthur Rubinstein.
  4. DMX, shown in this 2011 photo in Atlanta, has died at 50, his family said.
  5. Prince performs on the main stage at the first day of Sziget Festival in 2011 in Budapest. His estate is releasing his politically charged 2010 album 'Welcome 2 America.'
  6. St. Petersburg native Rod Wave in a 2020 publicity photo.
  7. Rapper DMX arrives at the 2009 VH1 Hip Hop Honors at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, in New York. DMX's longtime New York-based lawyer, Murray Richman, said the rapper was on life support Saturday, April 3, 2021 at White Plains Hospital.
  8. Shelia E. and Family perform in Philadelphia in 2016.
  9. Ruth Eckerd Hall was among the many local venues bathed in red light on Sept. 1, 2020 to raise awareness of a potential bill to allocate aid to concert venues and promoters. The program that eventually passed, dubbed Shuttered Venue Operators Grants, will begin accepting applications April 8.
  10. En Vogue will play the Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival April 18. The group, which currently includes founding members Terry Ellis and Cindy Herron, as well as Rhona Bennett, most recently made a cameo appearance in Coming 2 America.
  11. People line up outside a club to be screened for the coronavirus ahead of a music concert in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, March 27, 2021. Five thousand music lovers are set to attend a rock concert in Barcelona on Saturday after passing a same-day COVID-19 screening to test its effectiveness in preventing outbreaks of the virus at large cultural events. The show by Spanish rock group Love of Lesbian has the special permission of Spanish health authorities. While the rest of the country is limited to gatherings of no more than four people in closed spaces, the concertgoers will be able to mix freely while wearing face masks.
  12. Zachary D'Onofrio auditions for "American Idol" in an episode that aired Sunday, March 14.
  13. Beyonce, right, and her daughter Blue Ivy Carter arrive at the world premiere of "The Lion King" in Los Angeles on July 9, 2019. Blue Ivy's name was added to the nominee list for best music video for her mother's "Brown Skin Girl."
  14. Associated Press entertainment reporter Marcela Isaza poses backstage at the 63rd Grammy Awards at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Thursday. The awards show will air on Sunday.
  15. Ashley Smith and the Random Occurrence perform at the Gasparilla Music Festival on March 7, 2020.
  16. Kevin Chadwick, owner of the newly renovated Floridian Social Club in St. Petersburg, formerly the State Theatre, poses for a portrait at the main staircase inside the venue. The wallpaper, lighting fixtures and interior designs are all new, but harken back to the art deco style of the 1920s.
  17. Radio star Pete “Kane” Deibler has died at age 43. He was best known for working at HOT 99.5 in Washington, D.C. as host of “The Kane Show” morning program that was nationally syndicated on iHeartRadio. 
He moved to Tampa in 1998 to join 93.3 WFLZ, and hosted “The Extreme Show,” which aired in multiple markets across the country.
  18. A socially distanced crowd of fans gathered on  opening day of the Super Bowl Experience on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 in Tampa.
  19. Sunshine 96.7 FM features the music of nearly 400 local musicians.
  20. Kenzie Wheeler performs on the March 1, 2021 episode of "The Voice" on NBC.
  21. Alanis Sophia during her audition for "American Idol" in an episode that aired Feb. 28, 2021.
  22. Brandon heavy metal band Siren. From left: Greg Culbertson, Ed Aborn, Doug Lee, Hal Dunn and Todd Grubbs
  23. Lady Gaga sings the national anthem during President-elect Joe Biden's Jan. 20 inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Officials say Lady Gaga’s dog walker was shot and her two French bulldogs stolen in Hollywood during an armed robbery. Los Angeles police are seeking two suspects, thought it’s not known if both were armed, in connection with the Wednesday night shooting.