1. Coolio performs during the "I Love The 90's" tour on Aug. 7 at RiverEdge Park in Aurora, Ill. The rapper, who was among hip-hop's biggest names of the 1990s with hits including “Gangsta's Paradise” and “Fantastic Voyage,” died Wednesday at age 59, his manager said.
  2. Taylor Swift may soon fulfill her fans’ wildest dreams, headlining next year’s Super Bowl halftime show, a trio of sources told Variety Friday.
  3. 15-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer Alicia Keys performs on stage at the Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Event Center as part of her world tour on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022 in Tampa.
  4. Flags representing man Hispanic countries fly above the field at The Lake House in Hernando County. Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated Sept. 15-Oct. 15.
  5. The death of Queen Elizabeth II has prompted Tampa’s Straz Center for the Performing Arts to cancel next month’s production of “The Crown — Live!”, a parody of the hit Netflix show about British royalty.
  6. GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan performs during Riot Fest in Chicago in 2014. He will be playing speed chess with fans at Dunedin Brewery on Sept. 21.
  7. At the 2021 First Night St. Petersburg celebration for New Year's Eve, there were fireworks at both 8 p.m. and midnight in the Vinoy Yacht Basin.
  8. Miróux — Jonah Hollander, foreground, and, from left, Jazz Goodwin, Jesse Daw, Kevin Mendel and Sebastian Siaca — pose outside Crowbar in Tampa before a July show.
  9. Bruce Springsteen performs at the 15th annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit at Alice Tully Hall in New York City in November 2021. He kicks off his world tour Feb. 1, 2023, at Amalie Arena in Tampa.
  10. The Florida Orchestra added more concerts to its 2022-23 season.
  11. John Travolta, left, and Olivia Newton-John arrive at The Penfolds Icon Gala Dinner in Los Angeles on Jan. 14, 2006. Travolta, who starred with Newton-John in "Grease," presented Newton-John with the "Lifetime Achievement award. Newton-John, a longtime resident of Australia whose sales topped 100 million albums, died Monday at her southern California ranch, John Easterling, her husband, wrote on Instagram and Facebook. She was 73.
  12. Stevie Nicks will perform at Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre on Oct. 25.
  13. Singer-songwriter Sam Hunt has been announced as the replacement for Lady A as the headliner for the Tampa Pig Jig, coming up Oct. 22 at Julian B. Lane Park.
  14. The Weeknd performs on stage during the After Hours Til Dawn Tour at Raymond James Stadium on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022 in Tampa.
  15. A new organizer, Tampa Bay Nightlife TV, has taken over and will again have a First Friday party on Sept. 2.
  16. Shawn Mendes performed at Amalie Arena in Tampa in 2019. He canceled the rest of his 2022-23 tour, which included a stop at Tampa's Amalie Arena on Oct. 11, 2022.
  17. Tampa's David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, shown in October, has named Broadway production veteran Greg Holland its new president and CEO, replacing Judy Lisi.
  18. Steven Ball, 42, is the resident artist at Tampa Theatre. On Aug. 28, as part of its Summer Classics series, he will play the Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ, a magnificent, 1,400-pipe instrument, to accompany silent movies.
  19. Bruce Springsteen is bringing his new tour to Tampa on Feb. 1.
  20. Costumed participants pretend to play faux musical instruments at the Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival, Saturday, July 9, 2022, in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary off Big Pine Key, Fla. Hundreds of divers and snorkelers gathered at Looe Key Reef to listen to a local radio station's four-hour, commercial-free broadcast piped beneath the sea via special underwater speakers. The broadcast featured public service announcements to promote coral reef conservation.
  21. Celine Dion performs at Amalie Arena in Tampa on Jan. 15, 2020, and she plays in my car.
  22. R. Kelly appears during a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse on Sept. 17, 2019, in Chicago. Kelly was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for using his R&B superstardom to subject young fans to systematic sexual abuse
  23. Anarkitty performs on Saturday, June 25, 2022 in St. Petersburg.
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