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  • See Axl Rose, AC/DC Talk First Show Together

    Axl Rose joined AC/DC 's Angus Young and Cliff Williams to deliver a message to fans in Portugal ahead of the  Guns N' Roses  singer's first show with the Australian rock outfit on Saturday. "Lisbon, here we come," said Young in a short video posted to Facebook . "We're really excited...

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  • Grimes Lights Up 'Fallon' With Rapturous 'Flesh Without Blood'

    Grimes  turned The Tonight Show  into a neon-lit dreamscape Wednesday for her performance of Art Angels  single, "Flesh Without Blood."  Strapped with a sticker-covered Stratocaster and dressed in a billowing ball gown, Grimes belted the pop cut in her stunning, helium-high voice and traded…

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  • How Chris Janson Wrote the Most Honest Country Song of the Year

    When describing their songs — or the third-party songs they've chosen to record — many country stars lean on the word "real." Authenticity is the ballyhooed hallmark of country music, but more often than not, such talk of "realness" can come across as lip service. Not so with Chris Janson. His...

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  • ACL Fest 2016: Willie Nelson, Chris Stapleton Among Headliners

    The lineup for the 15th anniversary of the Austin City Limits Festival has been revealed with some of country's most celebrated, on-the-rise and fringe artists on the bill. Covering two consecutive weekends, the 2016 ACL Fest will take place September 30th – October 2nd and October 7th – 9th in...

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  • Watch Florida Georgia Line's Smoldering 'H.O.L.Y.' on 'The Talk'

    Florida Georgia Line have been making the television rounds with their new single "H.O.L.Y" — the first taste of the duo's upcoming third album — and yesterday they performed the faithfully romantic tune on CBS' The Talk . Seated at a baby grand piano with his partner Brian Kelley nearby on a...

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  • Prince in the Nineties: An Oral History

    At the dawn of the Nineties, Prince  appeared to be entering not merely a new decade but a period of rejuvenation. He had completed his third dramatic film ( Graffiti Bridge ), had hired new managers, was about to embark on a stripped-down hits tour of Asia and Europe that eschewed the...

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  • Hear Kinks' Rare Live 'Long Tall Shorty'

    The Kinks sandwiched a swinging guitar-driven and harmonica-tinged blues number, "Long Tall Shorty" – perhaps showing the spiritual roots of hard-rocking originals like "You Really Got Me" – in the middle of the first side of their 1964 self-titled debut. And even though they amassed their own hits…

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  • Beyonce Adds Formation Tour Dates for Fall

    Due to popular demand, Beyoncé has added extra shows in North America to her Formation World Tour . The September and October dates will follow the European leg of her trek. The eight extra stops will hit various southern and coastal cities, including Atlanta, Los Angeles and East Rutherford,…

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  • Keith Urban Debuts 'Ripcord' at Dynamic New York Show

    No country music was played over the PA in the half-hour before Keith Urban's new album was premiered last night at Manhattan's Stage 48. The nightclub played songs like "I Love Rock 'N Roll," "Crazy in Love," "California Love" and "Sexy Back," until, mid-way through the hour, they reached...

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  • Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, Kendrick Lamar Top ACL Fest Lineup

    Radiohead  will headline the 15th Austin City Limits Festival this fall alongside Mumford & Sons , Kendrick Lamar  and LCD Soundsystem . ACL Fest will take place over two weekends: September 30th through October 2nd and October 7th through 9th at Austin's Zilker Park. Three-day general…

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  • Watch Paul McCartney Cover Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy' in Minneapolis

    Paul McCartney  comforted Prince 's hometown of Minneapolis with a rousing cover of "Let's Go Crazy" during the encore of his concert at the Target Center on Wednesday night.  "Here's to the man," McCartney said after playing the Purple Rain track. "Loved that guy. Thank you Prince, for writing…

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  • The Weeknd: 'Music is Being Made' With 'House of Balloons' Crew

    The Weeknd  is back in the studio making music, but what form it might take he has yet to reveal. In an interview with Vogue , the R&B singer met with the magazine in a studio after he pulled out of most of his scheduled commitments, including the European...

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  • Justin Timberlake to Release New Song 'Can't Stop The Feeling'

    Justin Timberlake  will be releasing a new song this week. The singer announced on Twitter  that the tune will be released on Friday. "#CantStopTheFeeling" he tweeted  in response to a fan's request for the name of the song. "Two more days," Timberlake added to announce the timing. As far as...

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  • Radiohead's 'Burn the Witch' Video Inspired by Refugee Crisis

    Radiohead  released their sinister-beneath-a-whimsical-facade animated video for " Burn the Witch " on Tuesday and according to animator Virpi Kittu, its darker approach was part of a deeper take on Islamophobia and the refugee crisis in Europe. In an interview with Billboard , Kittu said her…

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  • See Prince Protégés the Family Pay Tribute With New 'Nothing Compares 2 U'

    More than three decades ago, Prince wrote "Nothing Compares 2 U," an emotional expression of loss after a lover has left, for the Family, a group he'd signed to his Paisley Park label. Now the group, which goes by the name fDeluxe, has re-recorded the moving tune with members...

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  • AraabMuzik Announces New EDM Album 'Dreamworld'

    Producer AraabMuzik  will release his first new album in five years this summer with the arrival of Dreamworld.  The album features contributions from Baauer, Raiche and !llmind.  Dreamworld continues AraabMuzik's exploration of EDM and hip-hop while incorporating other genres like grime, future…

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  • Why Woody Allen Chose Miley Cyrus to Star in New Series

    Woody Allen 's new film Café Society  is scheduled to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on May 11th. The 80-year-old filmmaker gave a rare interview where he discussed his marriage, his choice for president and his upcoming Amazon series  starring Miley Cyrus . Allen revealed how he first met…

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  • Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa: 'We Don't Give a F--k About Politics'

    "I don't give a fuck about that shit," Wiz Khalifa said with Snoop Dogg 's co-sign on his tour bus before their joint National Concert Day performance in New York City on Tuesday. The pair hit the road together for their High Road Tour this summer, the always pro-weed artists...

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  • Fetty Wap Drops New Song 'Roll Sum Up,' Mobile Game

    Fetty Wap has dropped a weed-inspired new track titled "Roll Sum Up," the New Jersey rapper's latest collaboration with Kid Ink. The pair previously paired in April on the DJ Mustard-produced  "Promise." Arriving just two weeks too late to celebrate 4/20, the rapper rhymes on the breezy track,…

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  • Scotty McCreery Releases First Book: The Ram Report

    Scotty McCreery has already accomplished much in his young life — winning American Idol and launching a successful recording career, for starters. Now he can add author to his resume with the release of his first book, Go Big or Go Home: The Journey Toward the Dream on May 3rd. In...

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