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Chris Brown Assault Case: Who Punched The Fan In The Face?

Chris Brown

Chris Brown and his bodyguard Christopher Hollosy are facing misdemeanor charges relating to an incident last October in which a fan of Brown was allegedly punched in the face outside Washington’s W Hotel. In court on Monday, Police Detective Kimberly Metivier testified that at the time of the incident Hollosy yelled out to officers on… Read more »

New Tribute Album Covers Bob Dylan’s Most Maligned Era: The 80s

Bob Dylan in the 80s

Bob Dylan has had a level of influence on contemporary music shared by only a handful of songwriters in the last half century. From his folk days in New York’s Greenwich Village in the early 60s to his recent string of top shelf albums that started with 1997′s Daniel Lanois-produced Time Out of Mind, Dylan… Read more »

Jared Leto Is ‘Anti’ Rock, Says Subways’ Billy Lunn

Jared Leto Is Not Rock, Says Billy Lunn

Jared Leto has been on a hot streak these past few months. He won an Oscar for his supporting role in Dallas Buyers Club back in March, and his band, 30 Seconds to Mars, just finished the eighth leg of their Love, Lust, Faith, and Dreams Tour. But The Subways lead singer, Billy Lunn, thinks… Read more »

‘Bob Marley: GIANT’ Exhibit Celebrates Singer With Rare Photos

Bob Marley exhibit offers glimpse of rare photos.

Bob Marley has become much more than just a musician. While his musical legacy is one of the most acclaimed, especially in regards to its influence in bringing reggae global attention, Marley’s looks and simple style are equally iconic. His face is featured on seemingly endless lines of various merchandise and, it seems, even lakes… Read more »

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

bruno mars moonshine jungle

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

Sara Evans

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

Martina McBride

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

Daft Punk analyzed with music theory.

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 »