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Blink 182’s Tom DeLonge Writes A Letter Regarding Band’s Split

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Tom DeLonge of Blink 182 has written a letter to his fans in response to the band’s latest fallout. Recently, it was announced that Tom has decided to leave the band ‘indefinitely’ according to the L.A. Times. In another recent interview with Rolling Stone, bandmates Travis Baker and Matt Hoppus revealed that this decision stemmed… Read more »

Bruno Mars Tops Billboard Hot 100 While Kanye West Flop Song Falls Out

Bruno Mars' latest hit.

Bruno Mars is once again at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “Uptown Funk,” a collaboration with Mark Ronson. Billboard gushes about the success of Bruno Mars’ latest hit. “Mark Ronson’s ‘Uptown Funk!’ featuring Bruno Mars leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a fourth week. Plus, as it takes over atop Radio… Read more »

Liam Payne’s Cousin, Ross Harris, Heads To ‘The Voice UK’

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Liam Payne isn’t the only member of the family with talent. The One Direction singer’s cousin is reportedly headed to The Voice. Since Payne got his start on a televised singing competition, it’s not surprising that Liam’s relative, Ross Harris, is attempting to find success down the same avenue. According to J-14, Harris will bring… Read more »

Madonna Makes Taylor Swift Swoon

Taylor Swift swoons over Madonna's compliment.

Yes, you read that right. High praise from the reigning queen of pop has Taylor Swift gushing. So, what did Madonna say to cause such a prideful swell in Ms. Swift’s heart? In an interview with Australian presenter Richard Wilkins for Network Nine’s Today show, the subject of rising pop starlets gave Madonna the opportunity… Read more »

Sam Smith Pays Tom Petty For Plagiarism: Is Lady Gaga Next?

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When listening to Sam Smith‘s song “Stay With Me,” a lot of people thought the song reminded them of Tom Petty’s “I Won’t Back Down.” Apparently, Sam Smith realized this and, according to the New York Daily News, has paid Tom Petty for basically copying the song almost note-for-note. “On Monday, news broke that Smith… Read more »

Maroon 5’s Adam Levine To Perform At Oscars 2015 Minus His Band

Maroon 5's Adam Levine To Perform At Oscars 2015 Minus His Band

Is Maroon 5’s Adam Levine trading in his band for actress Kiera Knightly? Not quite. But according to Entertainment Weekly, the 35-year-old Oscar-nominated Maroon 5 front man will perform “Lost Stars” solo at the show. The track, co-written by Danielle Brisebois, Nick Lashley, Nick Southwood, and the New Radicals’ Gregg Alexander, is nominated for Best… Read more »

Blink 182: Confusion Reigns, Is Tom DeLonge In Or Out?

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Fans of pop punk band Blink 182 will be scratching their heads today as some news reports claim that guitarist Tom DeLonge has left the band whilst others have DeLonge denying the reports. What seems certain is that there is a sizable rift within Blink 182. The Mail claims that the confusion began when Blink… Read more »

Bob Dylan Does It His Way: Releasing An Album Of Sinatra Covers

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During his first interview in three years legendary, rock poet Bob Dylan talked about his love of Frank Sinatra and his decision to release an album of covers of the crooner’s songs. Dylan, 73, is a true American legend. He has been in the public eye for over 50 years, and yet he remains an… Read more »

Kanye West Plays New Music As New Paul McCartney Duet Flops

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First, the bad news: The hyped up Kanye West and Paul McCartney duet “Only One” has taken another horrific fall down Billboard’s Hot 100 this week. West falls from a sad No. 54 to a downright depressing No. 85. Even though “Only One” had a harsh fall last week, many had hopes it would climb… Read more »

Imagine Dragons Connect With Fans And Sick Children

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Unlike many rock bands, Imagine Dragons seem to appreciate their fans, and actually wish to connect with them. Maybe the involvement of their enthusiasts is a ploy to increase album sales, but the fun and creativity displayed in Imagine Dragons fan-connecting events suggest otherwise. In December of 2014, Imagine Dragons posted a mysterious message on… Read more »