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Bruce Springsteen Covers Lorde’s ‘Royals’ [VIDEO]

Bruce Springsteen covered Lorde's "Royals" while on tour in New Zealand.

Bruce Springsteen did a cover of Lorde’s song “Royals” while on tour in New Zealand. Even though the cover was a little choppy and brash, it received a huge pop from the crowd. Over his career, Springsteen did some amazing covers of songs depending where he toured. During his Australian tour, he covered AC/DC’s “Highway… Read more »

Avicii’s ‘Wake Me Up’ Sets Spotify Record

Wake Me Up Is The Most-Streamed Song On Spotify

On Thursday, Spotify announced via Twitter that Wake Me Up, the new song from Swedish DJ Avicii, has set a new record for the music-streaming service. The song, which was released as a single last summer, became the first to cross 200 million plays. That number averages out to 850,000 plays per day, according to… Read more »

Pharrell Williams Wants To Bring Usher Into The ‘Rodeo World’

Pharrell Williams G I R L

Pharrell Williams apparently has big plans for his pal Usher. The “Happy” singer recently sat down for a chat with the folks over at GQ magazine to promote his upcoming solo effort G I R L. According to the acclaimed producer, he wants to introduce Usher to the rodeo world in the very near future…. Read more »

Paco De Lucia’s Body To Return To Spain For A Final Farewell

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The body of flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia was flown back to Spain for his funeral after he passed away suddenly, of a heart attack in Mexico. The 66-year-old virtuoso fell ill on Tuesday while playing with his eight-year-old son in a beach resort in Playa del Carmen, Mexico and later had a heart attack… Read more »

Paco de Lucia, Flamenco Legend, Dead at 66

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Paco de Lucia, whose flamenco music inspired millions of fans around the world, died Wednesday in a resort in Mexico. He was 66. The New York Times reports de Lucia’s death as a result of a heart attack during a vacation with his children in Playa del Carmen, a resort town in Quintana Roo, Mexico…. Read more »

Daft Punk Reissues Album On Youtube And Pharrell Talks New Music

Daft Punk

By now, no one can deny that Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” has spawned two successful careers for the French men and their collaborator Pharrell Williams. While both acts had considerable recognition and success before, this year has been a huge shift in the audience that both artists are able to connect with. Pharrell Williams has… Read more »

‘Wake Me Up’ Cover Performed By The Red Hot Chilli PIPERS

The Red Hot Chilli Peppers

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers… yes, PIPERS, recently performed Avicii’s Wake Me Up to kick start the much anticipated announcement of BBC’s Radio 1′s Big Weekend in Glasgow. The group is easily the most famous bag pipe group in the world. They were the winners of the Scottish Live Act of the Year in 2007,… Read more »

Christina Aguilera Thinks Miley Cyrus Is A Very ‘Dirrty Girl’

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Christina Aguilera knows a “dirrty girl” when she sees one. The singer was recently on-hand at one of Miley Cyrus’ recent shows, a performance that seemed to impress Aguilera. Instead of keeping her thoughts and feelings about Cyrus’ outfit to herself, the Voice judge decided to share her opinion on Twitter. Since Christina Aguilera knows… Read more »

Did Lady Gaga’s Trip To Hearst Castle Cost A State Parks Official His Job?

Lady Gaga State Parks Official

Lady Gaga may have received permission to shoot her latest music video at California’s Hearst Castle, but that doesn’t mean everyone’s happy about the idea. The State Parks district superintendent who granted the pop singer access to the premises was reportedly placed on administrative leave “until further notice.” Although many believe Nick Franco’s decision ultimately… Read more »

Lana Del Rey Heading To Las Vegas This April

Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey is taking her show on the road later this year Britney Spears will have plenty of competition in Sin City during the early part of 2014. Not only is the “Video Games” singer lining up a gig at the Cosmopolitan this April, a slew of other artists are on their way to… Read more »

Demi Lovato, Little Mix Don’t Have A Lot Of Time To Bond On The Road

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Demi Lovato doesn’t get to spend a lot of time chatting with her tourmates. Although you’d think the singer and her fellow performers would get a moment to talk while out on the road, apparently this isn’t the case. Despite the close proximity to one another, their schedules ultimately get in the way. Perrie Edwards… Read more »