• Calvin Harris just put to rest one very big rumor about his and Taylor Swift’s future

    If you, like the rest of the world, have been waiting desperately for a Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift collab to drop,... The post Calvin Harris just put to rest one very big rumor about his and Taylor Swift’s future appeared first on HelloGiggles.

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  • Stream the Stagecoach Country Music Festival on Yahoo!

    The Stagecoach country music festival, aka the “country Coachella,” features Nashville’s biggest and brightest stars invading the California desert. But if you don’t want to brave the heat (or the Porta-Pottie lines), Yahoo Music and Tumblr will be live-streaming select acts from the festival all…

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  • Openly Gay Rock Singer Changing Tune on Mormon Religion

    Two years after coming out as gay and praising the Mormon church for offering support, Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees is denouncing his faith in his latest music video

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  • Drake's new album Views sold over 600,000 copies on iTunes yesterday

    Drake is set to have the biggest sales week of his career. The rapper's latest album, Views, sold over 600,000 copies on iTunes in its first 24 hours of availability, sources close to Republic Records confirmed to The Verge. The gigantic sales total has Drake on pace to easily best the first-week…

    The Verge
  • Big Freedia twerking her way to stardom

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Talk about your ups and downs.

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  • Sean 'Diddy' Combs Retiring From Music to Focus on Acting: 'I Want to Stop at a Great Place'

    Sean "Diddy" Combs wants to go out with a bang. Covering the June issue of Cigar Aficionado magazine, Diddy spoke on his plans for retiring from music – and they include a world tour. "And a final album is a great place to stop.

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  • Drake: Views album review - More 'single buying public' than 'hip hop underground'

    Whenever Drake releases a new project, it's usually an event that's had it's fair share of pre match hype. Finally, after multiple delays, Drizzy is releasing his fourth studio album, Views, and it's arguably the most anticipated of Drake's career. After announcing it three years ago – a seeming…

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  • Jazz Fest: Stevie Wonder, Snoop Dog acts canceled by rain

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Thunderstorms forced the cancellation of Saturday's late acts at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, including scheduled appearances by Stevie Wonder, rapper Snoop Dogg, Beck and others.

    Associated Press
  • Could Drake Beat Beyoncé in First-Week Sales?

    Drake sells. The post Could Drake Beat Beyoncé in First-Week Sales? appeared first on Pigeons & Planes.

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    Dale Watson Making It Look Easy at Stagecoach

    Dale Watson displays his guitar skills while performing "Exit 109" at the Stagecoach Country Music Festival, streaming live on on Yahoo Music April 29 - May 1.

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  • Obama hosts jazz concert at 'Blues House'

    For a few hours on Friday, the White House became the Blues House. Musicians including Herbie Hancock, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Aretha Franklin and Hugh Masekela joined US President Barack Obama for a special concert to celebrate International Jazz Day. "Perhaps more than any other form of art, jazz is…

    AFP
  • Is Drake's New Album About Rihanna? A Track-By-Track Analysis

    This week, Drake dropped Views, the most important record...well, a very good album that dropped after Beyoncé gave us Lemonade less than a week ago. As a love letter to Drizzy’s hometown of Toronto, the album is rich in local references, and details how the city shaped Drake’s persona, his music,…

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  • Selena Gomez Is 'Stoked' to Be Part of Coca-Cola's Share a Coke and a Song Campaign

    Selena Gomez, who is a self-confessed fan of Coca-Cola, says it was an incredibly easy decision for her to get involved with the company’s new Share a Coke and a Song campaign. Lyrics from two of Gomez’s songs — “Love You Like a Love Song” and “Me & the Rhythm” — will be featured on packages of…

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  • Tom DeLonge on Blink-182: 'We Do Have a Future Together'

    Tom DeLonge elaborated on his statement to Rolling Stone that he's still in Blink-182,  the guitarist said in a lengthy Facebook message. The update arrives after the band announced their new album California , which will feature original members Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker as well as Alkaline…

    Rolling Stone
  • Pearl Jam Perform 'Ten' in Its Entirety at Philadelphia Concert

    Pearl Jam  performed their second of two Philadelphia shows Friday night at the city's Wells Fargo Center, a concert that marked the band's 10th consecutive sell-out at the venue. To celebrate, not only did the Wells Fargo Center put up a banner  commemorating Pearl Jam's achievement, the band…

    Rolling Stone
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    15 Stylish Jazz Musicians to Celebrate International Jazz Day (15 photos)

    It’s International Jazz Day! From the famous New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival to a concert series held in Namibia, Africa , this weekend, the whole world is celebrating decades of jazz history and the iconic performers who helped shape it. Jazz has its roots in African-American communities in…

    Sam Lane
  • Hear Jerrod Niemann and Lee Brice's Sunny 'A Little More Love'

    Jerrod Niemann and Lee Brice have teamed up on a new single called “A Little More Love,” and the track was released to iTunes on April 29th. Written by Shane McAnally, Ross Copperman, Natalie Hemby and Kristi Neumann, the laid back tune is built for grooving and good times, with a...

    Rolling Stone
  • Zappa Family Trust Threatens Dweezil Zappa Over Band Name

    This summer, Dweezil Zappa and his backing band will once again perform the music of his father Frank Zappa  on a nationwide tour, but unlike the past decade, the guitarist will be playing under a different moniker. Instead of Zappa Plays Zappa, the touring unit will now be dubbed Dweezil...

    Rolling Stone