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Kelly Clarkson Shares Details About New Album On Twitter

Kelly Clarkson Twitter

Kelly Clarkson is putting together material for her upcoming album, and she’s ready to share a few details about the project with the world. The American Idol winner hasn’t released an album since her 2013 Christmas record, Wrapped in Red. Not surprisingly, fans are more than anxious to get their hands on her new material…. Read more »

Kanye West Fans Have No Clue Who Paul McCartney Is

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Kanye West just released a new ballad, “Only One,” featuring Sir Paul McCartney, and his fans are already singing West’s praises for the vocal and writing collaboration. Unfortunately, it’s not for the reasons you might think. Instead of being impressed Kanye worked with a music legend, they applauded him for helping this “unknown” named Paul… Read more »

Billy Joel Honored With The 2015 Gershwin Prize

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In a ceremony hosted by actor Kevin Spacey, Billy Joel was honored with the 2015 Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, which is customarily awarded to musical artists who “exemplify the standard of excellence associated with the Gershwins” throughout their careers. In addition to Billy, Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Burt Bacharach and Hal David, and Carole… Read more »

Bono – U2 Frontman Says He May Never Play Guitar Again

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Last night, U2 frontman, Bono, put out a New Year’s blog post of sorts on the bands official website chronicling the ups and downs of a tumultuous year in his life. In the blog post, entitled Little Book of a Big Year: Bono’s A to Z of 2014, Bono spoke frankly about his recent bike… Read more »

Pharrell Williams Song ‘Happy’ Covered By Russia’s Red Army Choir

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The Independent is reporting this morning of a bizarre turn of events, with the Russian Red Army Choir posting a cover of the Pharrell Williams song “Happy” on video sharing site YouTube. The bizarre video of Williams “Happy,” uploaded to YouTube three days ago, shows the famous Russian choir in full decorated uniforms letting loose… Read more »

One Direction Named Top Touring Act: Move Over Madonna And Springsteen

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One Direction was named the top touring act of the past year by Pollstar, beating out such heavyweights as Bruce Springsteen, The Rolling Stones, Katy Perry, and many others. To be fair, One Direction played a lot more shows than The Rolling Stones or Springsteen. Madonna, who usually tops these lists, was absent from the… Read more »

Adam Lambert: Have Queen Found Their New King?

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Adam Lambert joined rock legends Queen on stage last night for an incredible concert as London celebrated the arrival of the New Year. Adam joined Roger Taylor and Brian May onstage for the show, which was called Queen + Adam Lambert Rock Big Ben Live. The show and the massive firework display was presented by… Read more »

Maya Angelou Hip-Hop Record Gets New Music Video

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Maya Angelou was one of the black community’s most iconic voices for most of her adult life, and even though she passed away earlier this year, she has continued to share meaningful contributions to the conversation about race in the United States. One of the most prominent of these additions to her body of work… Read more »

Is Madonna Slamming Lady Gaga On Her New Album?

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Even though Madonna is enjoying some of the strongest critical response she’s had since releasing Confessions On A Dancefloor a decade ago, you might have seen that she’s not too happy about the fact that her new material has been leaked to the public in the form of rough demo tracks. Currently, more than 20… Read more »

One Direction Are The Best Band Of 2014, This Is Why

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In the eyes of their legions of fans, One Direction are quite simply the biggest and best band on planet Earth. Metro has provided a list of reasons as to why One Direction have been so dominant in the world of popular music, and it must be said, in the celebrity gossip columns. One Direction… Read more »

Iggy Azalea’s Ex-Boyfriend Has Her Fearing For Her Life

Iggy Azalea's Ex-boyfriend Has Her Fearing For Her Life

Iggy Azalea’s life may not be so “Fancy” after all. On top of her feud with rapper Azealia Banks, the Australian hip-hop artist is now reportedly fearing for her safety because of her violent ex-boyfriend. TMZ is reporting that Azalea’s ex, Hefe Wine, is asking the judge to move an upcoming trial involving himself and… Read more »

Could Zayn Malik Quit One Direction At The End Of 2015?

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Fame and being constantly in the media spotlight has not always come easily to Zayn Malik. When you are one fifth of One Direction, the biggest ‘boy band’ on the planet escaping the spotlight does not come easily. Zayn and his band mates, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Liam Payne are rarely out… Read more »

Madonna Targeted Again, 14 More Songs Leaked

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Madonna’s songs from her unfinished album, Rebel Heart, seem to be under attack again, only days after the singer/songwriter felt compelled to release six songs from her upcoming album due to the previous leaks. Tuesday evening, 4 more tracks from Madonna’s album have appeared online. Madonna was understandably upset by the leaking of the first… Read more »

Why Is Sam Smith Hiding Out In Australia?

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Sam Smith, arguably one of the most popular artists to emerge this year, admitted that he plans on spending his holidays in Australia to avoid family arguments. In an interview with The Daily Mirror, Smith talked at length about his relationship with his family. “I have argued with my family every New Year’s Eve for… Read more »