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Scorpions Drummer Locked Up In Dubai For Insulting Islam

James Kottak, drummer for the Scorpions, was arrested and jailed in Dubai for insulting Islam.

Scorpions drummer James Kottak – who has provided the backbeat for the German hard rock band since 1996 – has been arrested in Dubai for insulting Islam. According to a Gulf News report, the Scorpions drummer was scheduled to play with the German heavy metal band at a Formula-1 Grand Prix race in Bahrain. The… Read more »

Ed Sheeran May Surprise You

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Ed Sheeran is a twenty-three year old guy with a young spirit, yet an old soul. We like that about Ed. You may have certain notions about what Sheeran is all about with his pop music, touring with Taylor Swift, dating Ellie Goulding and partying with the likes of Gavin DeGraw. But this Brit is… Read more »

Beyoncé And Jay-Z Will Team Up For Summer Tour

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Since Beyoncé and Jay-Z are two of the reigning power players of today’s music industry, it makes sense they might appear to perform at concerts this summer. However, the dynamic husband-and-wife pair have announced they’ll be hitting the road together for the On The Run tour. Rumors of a joint tour were starting to flourish… Read more »

Avril Lavigne Responds To ‘Hello Kitty’ Racism Comments

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Avril Lavigne has been bashed repeatedly by the internet regarding her newest music video, “Hello Kitty,” which many are claiming is nothing but a racist mess. Well, Avril is fighting back, taking to her Twitter account to set everyone straight: RACIST??? LOLOLOL!!! I love Japanese culture and I spend half of my time in Japan…. Read more »

Nicki Minaj: No More Pink Wigs, Bubblegum Lipsticks

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Nicki Minaj is reportedly ditching her pink wigs and her bubblegum lipsticks for simpler black hair, “saner” make-up and plain, tight dresses – and this turns out to be shocking the music star’s fans even more! Nicki, whose crazy outfits and wild stage behavior closely competes with that of Lady Gaga, is reportedly leaving behind… Read more »

Coldplay Heading To NBC For Concert Special

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Looks like Coldplay is getting their very own concert special. The band, fronted by recently single Chris Martin, is set to be part of a concert special which will air on NBC on May 18. Over the last few months, NBC has tried different experimental programming to up its ratings slump. During the holiday season,… Read more »

Backstreet Boys Tour Delays Nick Carter’s Horror Movie

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The upcoming Backstreet Boys tour is putting a damper on Nick Carter’s quest for cinematic stardom. Although the singer is presently attached to star in the upcoming horror movie Evil Blessings, his obligation to the Backstreet Boys has forced producers to delay filming. In fact, Carter won’t step in front of the camera on the… Read more »

Bruno Mars Gets His Very Own Day In Hawaii… Again

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Bruno Mars received his very own day in Hawaii. However, this isn’t the first time the state has recognized one it’s most popular exports. Since officials in Hawaii are extremely happy with the amount of positive attention Mars and his music are bringing to the Aloha State, Governor Neil Abercrombie decided to give the singer… Read more »

One Direction Can’t Break Miley Cyrus’ 24-Hour VEVO Record

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One Direction fans tried their best, but they couldn’t help the guys break Miley Cyrus’ 24-hour record on VEVO. The beloved pop group really wanted to dethrone the controversial singer from the top spot by getting over 19.3 million views of their latest single “You and I” on VEVO. Despite putting forth a valiant effort… Read more »

Country Musician Kevin Sharp Dies At 43

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It’s a sad day in country music. Kevin Sharp, a man who publicly battled cancer, has died at the age of 43. Sharp, who won his battle with cancer in the 1990s prior to becoming a well-known hit country artist passed away on Saturday night. According to Kevin Sharp’s website, the country singer died due… Read more »