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Kennedy Center Honors

'You've Got To Give Me Some Tips'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama earned laughs from such stars as Anne Hathaway, Emily Blunt and Lionel Richie during the 2011 Kennedy Center Honors, cracking jokes while...

Newt Gingrich Attends Kennedy Center Honors

Howard Fineman | Posted 02.04.2012 | Politics
Howard Fineman

WASHINGTON -- Having surged to the lead in the polls and declared himself the Republican nominee a month in advance of the first vote, former House Sp...

Meryl Streep Will Play Hilary Clinton?

AP | By BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 02.04.2012 | Entertainment

WASHINGTON -- Meryl Streep received her next film assignment over the weekend from a friend – to play the role of Hillary Rodham Clinton in a fu...

Hillary Clinton Hosts The Nation's Top Artists

AP | By BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 02.03.2012 | Home

By BRETT ZONGKER, The Associated Press WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama in lauding the actors, musicians and others receiving Kennedy Center Ho...

Kennedy Center Honors Locks Out Latino Artists for Ninth Consecutive Year

Felix Sanchez | Posted 11.13.2011 | Entertainment
Felix Sanchez

The Kennedy Center has announced its 2011 honorees, and another year passes without a Latino being named to this prestigious American award. Since 1978, when the Kennedy Center Honors began, only two Latinos have received this recognition.

Meryl Streep, Yo-Yo Ma Among Kennedy Center Honorees

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 11.07.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The good times never seemed so good for Neil Diamond. Known for his songs that have become anthems at ballparks and bars, Diamond ...

'SNL,' '30 Rock' Stars Turn Out For Tina Fey's Kennedy Center Gala

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

WASHINGTON — Mark Twain paid a surprise visit to the Kennedy Center on Tuesday night to honor Tina Fey with the nation's top humor prize that be...

Chris Rock: Oprah's So Rich, China Owes HER Money

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

On Tuesday night, the annual Kennedy Center Honors were held to celebrate some of the biggest names in entertainment and media, including the one and ...

Thirty Hidden Songs

Nigel Sheinwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Nigel Sheinwald

Blogs are a great way of relating how a day in the life can illustrate a broader point. Take yesterday, when I had the pleasure to drive my car down...

Kennedy Center Honors 2010: Oprah & Paul McCartney Honored (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle hosted this year's Kennedy Center Honors in D.C. on Sunday night. Oprah Winfrey, Beatle Paul McCart...

Many Years From Then: Sir Paul McCartney Receives the Kennedy Center Honor

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

2010-12-04-beatlesbw.jpgThe love affair between McCartney and America has been a constant since The Beatles' first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. McCartney and The Beatles helped the rebirth of a nation, and America has never forgotten that.

Bettye LaVette: The High Priestess of R&B, Too Long Ignored

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Leonce Gaiter

Unashamedly aged, rough, ragged and under absolute control, Betty La Vette could find depths of longing and desperation in a lyric that the songwriters probably didn't even know existed.

Michelle Obama's Kennedy Center Gown (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

On Sunday night, President and Mrs. Obama honored five of the nation's top artists with the Kennedy Center Honors. For the occasion, the first lady ...

Hillary Clinton's Kennedy Center Dress: 'Dynasty' Or Dazzling? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

We don't know how we missed this! When we did a style slideshow of the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday night, somehow Secretary of State Hillary Clint...

Barbra Streisand Visits The Bush White House

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

WASHINGTON — Barbra Streisand got an awkward kiss on the cheek from the president, and yes, she gave him a smooch back. Streisand, a vocal crit...