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Lil Nas X sets more records

NEW YORK—Lil Nas X is galloping his way to two new records on the Billboard charts thanks to the massive success of “Old Town Road.”

The song that beat out Mariah Carey and “Despacito” to become the longest-running No. 1 hit in the history of the Hot 100 chart has now set records on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop songs and Hot rap songs charts, respectively.

Organizers finally cancel Woodstock 50

NEW YORK—Woodstock 50 is officially cancelled.

Organizers announced yesterday that the troubled festival that hit a series of setbacks in the last four months won't take place next month.

The three-day festival was originally scheduled for Aug. 16-18, but holdups included permit denials and the loss of a financial partner and a production company.

Telefilm calls on industry to boost female directors

MONTREAL—Telefilm Canada says it's made progress in its efforts to back female-led films, but it needs the entertainment industry to help by putting more women in the director's chair for big-budget features.

Numbers released today suggest the federal agency is making headway towards its goal of achieving gender parity in key film roles by 2020.

Miss America pageant leaving Atlantic City for Connecticut

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — There she is. Here she isn’t.

Miss America is leaving Atlantic City for the second time, trading one casino town for another in a move that caps a whirlwind of change at the nearly century-old pageant.

This year’s pageant will be held at the Mohegan Sun Connecticut in Uncasville, Connecticut, the Miss America Organization said Tuesday.