Entertainment

Lollapalooza 2017 lineup announced

(CNN) – A hometown hero will headline Lollapalooza August 3-7, 2017. Chicago native Chance the Rapper will join the Killers, Muse, Arcade Fire, The xx, Lorde, Blink-182, DJ Snake and Justice for the music festival, which begins Aug. 3 in Grant Park. Founded by Jane’s Addiction frontman Perry Farrell in 1991 as a touring festival, Lollapalooza is known for bringing a range…

SNL will broadcast live across the country for the first time

Melissa McCarthy’s “Spicy” will go live nationwide. Beginning next month, “Saturday Night Live” will broadcast live across the country for the first time in the show’s 42-year history, NBC announced on Thursday. The first nationally live “SNL” is scheduled for April 15, hosted by alum Jimmy Fallon. “SNL” will continue its coast-to-coast live shows through May 20. Melissa McCarthy, who…