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Twisted Sister Drummer AJ Pero Dead At 55

AJ Pero

The drummer for Twisted Sister has been found dead at age 55, a recent report from the BBC says. AJ Pero was taken to a hospital in New York where he was pronounced dead soon after his arrival. His death was announced some time after 11 a.m. The band have not yet commented on the… Read more »

Will Mariah Carey Be The Grinch Who Stole Christmas In 2015?

Mariah Carey

Is Mariah Carey getting desperate? Rumors have run abound that the once-relevant superstar is getting ready to release another Christmas album, despite the fact that her last one flopped. The New York Post explains as follows. “For those who can’t think of anything worse for Christmas than another Mariah Carey song, you may be disappointed…. Read more »

Taylor Swift Beats Madonna On Billboard ‘Artist 100’ Chart

Taylor Swift and Madonna

Taylor Swift is so red hot that she actually beat the Queen of Pop, Madonna, on Billboard’s Artist 100 chart. We’ll let Billboard explain Taylor Swift‘s latest achievement. “The Queen of Pop soars in, thanks to sales of her new album Rebel Heart, while Swift reigns for a record-extending 19th week. The Queen of Pop… Read more »

Confusing Iggy Azalea Vine Goes Viral: Here’s The Translation

Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea might have some regrets about one of her past performances. During a 2013 Splash! concert, Iggy Azalea performed the song “D.R.U.G.S.” on stage. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, this was the same song that was recorded with a controversial lyric in which Iggy Azalea referred to herself as “a runaway slave master.”… Read more »

Can Kanye West Win Over The Glastonbury Haters?

Kanye West

Kanye West is to headline the Saturday night pyramid stage at this years Glastonbury festival. The fact that Kanye West has grabbed arguably the most prestigious slot of the weekend at one of the world’s most important music festival’s has not been well received by everyone. Indeed, as reported by the Inquisitr earlier this week,… Read more »

Kanye West To Headline Glastonbury – Fans React With Petition

ROC NATION SPORTS: Rn. 1st Annual Roc City Classic Starring Kevin Durant x Kanye West

It has been finally announced that rapper Kanye West will headline this year’s Glastonbury in June, ending months of speculation. The festival organizer, Emily Eavis, announced the news last night via Twitter. She wrote, “We are thrilled to let you know we have the one and only Kanye West headlining Saturday night on the Pyramid… Read more »

Jay Z Aspiro Acquisition, Musicians Turn Avengers Against Spotify

Jay Z Acquires Aspiro

Jay Z’s $56 million bid for Swedish music streaming company Aspiro has been accepted, paving the way for the rapper’s creation of an online rival to the likes of Spotify and iTunes. #music BIG MOVES! Jay Z Acquires Music Streaming Service “Aspiro,” After Powerhouse Meeting With… @GlobalGrind — MUSIC BY NOW (@MUSICBYNOW) March 15,… Read more »

Imagine Dragons To Tour Australia At The End Of 2015


U.S. rockers Imagine Dragons have recently announced they will be touring Australia in 2015, a report from The Sydney Morning Herald confirms. The band will be in the country from September to promote their second album, Smoke + Mirrors, which debuted at the No.1 spot when it was launched in the U.S., UK, and Canada…. Read more »

Mariah Carey Shocks HRC Audience By Singing On-Key

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey has been ridiculed for her off-key performances lately, but those same critics can’t make fun of Mariah Carey for her latest performance. According to the Daily Mail, Mariah Carey wowed audiences at the Human Rights Campaign Gala on Saturday evening. “The 44-year-old songstress rocked the house as she performed at the Human Rights… Read more »

Jay Z To Pay: Are Album Songs Worth Stealing?

Shawn Jay Z Carter Has Agreed To Pay Bruno Spoerri For Uncleared Music Sample In 'Magna Carter' Album

Shawn “Jay Z” Carter, after denying the initial allegation of ripping off music for his Magna Carter album, admitted he’s guilty and agreed to pay a nice sum. Jay Z is no stranger to defending against people in opposition. However, this time, Carter was found in the wrong. In his song “Versus,” he did rip… Read more »