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Janelle Monae Pays Homage To David Bowie

Janelle Monae covered David Bowie's 'Heroes' for a Pepsi Max commercial.

Janelle Monae paid homage to David Bowie in a new Pepsi MAX advert and said it was “truly a dream,” reports Contactmusic.com. Monae, an R&B singer, appears in the Pepsi MAX commercial as a busker singing Bowie’s famous track ‘Heroes’ for small change. This is a scene Monae can understand as she began her career… Read more »

Bruno Mars Performs First Show In Singapore, Leaves Fans Swooning

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Bruno Mars definitely knows how to make a good first impression. The acclaimed singer performed his very first concert for fans in Singapore late last month. Judging from some of the reviews that popped up online following the show, the guy left his fans eager for more. Instead of spending a lot of time of… Read more »

Sara Evans…Can’t Slow Her Down

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Sara Evans has been wondering if she is awake or dreaming. She has been recording a cover of one of her favorite songs, the 1979 Doobie Brothers Classic “What A Fool Believes”. The dream part? She is recording it with the Doobie Brothers, well, at least most of them. Evans has been in the studio… Read more »

Martina McBride To Debut New Album April 8

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Country music superstar Martina McBride is set to release her new album Everlasting next week. In a recent interview with Billboard, McBride talked about the album and her fierce duet In the Basement with her fellow country music singer Kelly Clarkson. Everlasting, McBride explains, is all about memories and is different than her previous albums…. Read more »

Rapper Rick Ross’ Reebok Renunciation

Rapper Rick Ross

Rapper Rick Ross is no stranger to success. He has made millions in the business over the course of the release of his past 5 albums. According to Dailymail.co.uk, Ross dropped a cool $5.8 million to purchase Evander Holyfield’s previous 109 room home. Rapper Rick Ross (say that three times fast) purchased this Georgia home… Read more »

Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” Deemed Genius By Music Theory Analysis

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Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” has had nothing but upward momentum since its release in April of 2013. Featuring Pharrell Williams on vocals and Nile Rodgers on guitar, the song was the lead single off their 2013 ‘comeback’ album Random Access Memories. The single of “Get Lucky” broke the Top Ten in the music charts of… Read more »

Violinist Lindsey Stirling Goes Viral

Lindsey Stirling's Shatter Me Album

Classical violinist Lindsey Stirling has once again reached viral status, this time with her new music video, “Beyond The Veil.” The song is one of 12 on her newest album, Shatter Me. With over 1 million views and climbing, “Beyond the Veil” is even more popular than her 2012 YouTube hit, Crystallize, which features the… Read more »

One Direction’s ‘Midnight Memories’ Declared The Best-Selling Album Of 2013

One Direction Midnight Memories

Midnight Memories, the latest album from One Direction, was recently declared the best-selling album of 2013. While recording artists such as Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry had no problem selling several copies of their respective releases, they simply couldn’t outperform the British heartthrobs on a global scale. According to NME, Midnight Memories sold more copies… Read more »

Kurt Cobain Comic Book Celebrates Rock Legend

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Kurt Cobain’s life, music, and untimely death will be the subject of a comic book released next month, coinciding with both the 20 year anniversary of his alleged suicide and Nirvana’s induction into the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame. The Cobain comic, written and drawn by Jayfri Hashim, is part of Bluewater Productions’ Tribute… Read more »

Beyoncé Knowles Finishes Her Year-Long Worldwide Tour In Style

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Beyonce Knowles, the 32-year-old powerhouse singer, is finally finishing up her year-long worldwide trek around the world. The Mrs Carter World tour ends in Lisbon, Portugal on Thursday night to back-to-back dates of sold-out shows. But first, Beyonce made sure to have fun with her family in Europe before she headed back home to the… Read more »

Jared Leto Spills The Beans On His Sick Fans

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Poor Jared Leto, it must be tough being an internationally recognizable, terribly talented and endearingly charismatic renaissance man at the best of times, but when you attract the sort of deeply disturbed fans who send you various dismembered body parts instead of the standard poetry, photographs and wedding proposals, then things get a little tougher… Read more »

Wu-Tang Clan Only To Release One Copy Of Its Secret Album

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The famous rap group, Wu-Tang Clan, is releasing only one copy of their upcoming “Secret Album” as announced on numerous social media and music news websites. Pertaining to rap music in the 90s, certain acts were considered the best, mostly through their label. Master P had No Limit Studios. Nelly had Derrty Entertainment. Even the… Read more »

Fleetwood Mac Rumors: Christine McVie Joins Reunion Tour Lineup

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The Fleetwood Mac rumors are true, the popular rock band will be getting back together for a reunion tour and Christine McVie will join them. For the first time in 16 years, all five members of Fleetwood Mac will come together for a 33 city tour that begins in September. Christine McVie left Fleetwood Mac… Read more »

Lana Del Rey Is Planning a Comeback Bigger Than Ever

Lana Del Rey plans for a busy spring.

Lana Del Rey is planning quite a busy Spring. The “Born to Die” singer had a quiet first few months of 2014, slowly crawling back into the music scene with her cover of “Once Upon A Dream” for Disney’s Malificent. Seems Lana’s haunting cover was enough to garner some media buzz; on the heels of… Read more »

Spice Girls & Backstreet Boys Contemplate Reunion Tour Together

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The Spice Girls and the Backstreet Boys are reportedly in talks to do a joint world tour together. According to The Sun, the US boy-band have now entered discussions to play dozens of concert with the girl group. Brian Littrell, a member of the Backstreet Boys, told the newspaper, “We are actually in early talks… Read more »

Shakira Ripped As ‘Stupid,’ ‘Disgusting’ For Catalan Song On New Album

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Shakira, the Colombian pop singer who cracked the U.S. market in 2001 with her Latin-flavored dance single “Wherever, Whenever,” is now under attack from Spanish nationalists for including a song on her new album in the regional Catalan language. The Catalonia region has long sought independence from Spain. The region has been recognized as autonomous… Read more »