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Maroon 5 ‘Maps’ Hits Number One

Maroon 5 'Maps' is #1.

Headline Planet predicts Billboard will reveal that Maroon 5’s new album, their fifth endeavor aptly titled V, was last week’s top selling album, driven by the lead single “Maps.” Headline Planet says the tune was the week’s number one song on the hot adult contemporary radio chart and expects Mediabase, the company that monitors radio… Read more »

Gene Simmons Says Rock & Roll ‘Was Murdered’

Gene Simmons and Nick Simmons

Gene Simmons son, Nick, whom America came to know best through the A&E series Gene Simmons Family Jewels, interviewed his rocker pop for Esquire recently, and Gene gave Nick a pretty fantastic sound byte — unless you’re a musician. “Rock is finally dead,” he said. “The death of rock was not a natural death. Rock… Read more »

Weezer Offered $10 Mil To Split Up, Agrees To Do It For Double

Weezer Will Quit For $20 Mil

Weezer has been offered $10 million to break up by a man who says they’re no longer musically relevant. James Burns of Seattle has set a target goal of $10 million for people who hate the band behind “Buddy Holly” to donate toward the band’s possible destruction on thepoint, a crowd-funding site. Burns noted in… Read more »

Bob Marley Heads For Billboard Top 10 For The First Time In 38 Years

Bob Marley Legend

Bob Marley’s greatest hits album, Legend, is finally heading towards the Billboard Hot 200 chart’s top 10 next week. The popular reggae album has the recognition of being the second longest chart run on the Billboard chart run of 992 non-consecutive weeks, behind Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of The Moon. Marley has only once hit… Read more »

Nikki Sixx: Mötley Crüe Bassist Survives Major Surgery

Nikki Sixx Surgery

Many Nikki Sixx fans wondered just what all the grimacing on the bass player’s face was about during his last tour. It turns out that Sixx wasn’t just gritting through the songs, he was gritting through some serious pain. Nikki Sixx explained what was going on yesterday on his Facebook Page: “I have been performing… Read more »

George Harrison To Be Honored At Los Angeles Tribute Concert

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George Harrison is still bringing good into the world, nearly thirteen years after his death. This month, through his music and legacy, he will be helping out the musician assistance organization Sweet Relief. The proceeds of a Harrison tribute concert on September 28 will go to the charity, which aids career musicians during times of… Read more »

Garth Brooks Releases New Single, ‘People Loving People’

Garth Brooks People Loving People

Back in 2001, Garth Brooks retired from the stage. So he said, but for the past decade or so, Brooks has been steadily touring and now has released a new single, People Loving People, to country music radio as well as tour dates for an upcoming album. The single, written by busbee, Lee Thomas Miller… Read more »

Blake Shelton Says New Album Tackles Heartbreak, ‘Getting Drunk’

sad blake shelton

Blake Shelton has a new album in the works. However, the country singer said fans shouldn’t expect the same upbeat material found on his previous endeavors. Shelton is a busy guy these days. Not only is he focusing on his own career, he’s assisting up-and-coming artists find fortune and glory via The Voice. When he… Read more »

Miley Cyrus Posts Insane New Instagram Pics: Are They From Her New Video?

Cyrus Instagram Pics

After the recent MTV Music Video Awards, Miley Cyrus swore off “twerking,” the dance move performed by bending over and shaking one’s bum up and down. This came on the heels of Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda performance. Miley stated that she didn’t “have that a**” and that she didn’t “have that anaconda.” As reported by the… Read more »

Dangerous Concert: Luke Bryan Falls Off Stage (Again), 25 Arrested

Luke Bryan Falls Off Stage (Again)

Twenty-five people were arrested at two Luke Bryan concerts in Indiana over the weekend. Last night’s show was also highlighted by the country star taking a fall off the stage. Country star Luke Bryan performed Friday and Saturday at the Klipsch Music Center in Noblesville, Indiana, where Indiana State Excise Police arrested over two dozen… Read more »