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NEW YORK (AP) — Pharrell and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will perform at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards, where Kanye West will receive a special award. West will earn the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles for his memorable music videos...
LONDON (AP) — The draft lyrics for one of Bob Dylan's most influential early songs is going up for auction next month. Sotheby's said Tuesday it expects the manuscript of "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall" to fetch between 150,000 pounds and 200,000 pounds ($235,000 and $314,000) at a...
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Friday Aug 14, to Thursday, Aug. 20, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. UNITED STATES 1. Nathaniel Rateliff &...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mother-daughter country duo The Judds are reuniting after nearly five years to perform a series of shows in Las Vegas. AEG Live and The Venetian casino announced on Monday that Naomi Judd and her daughter Wynonna will perform nine shows Oct. 7 through Oct...
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a 28-year-old Indiana woman on the last day of a three-day festival by the rock band Phish in western New York. Schuyler County Sheriff William Yessman Jr. says the woman's death Sunday at the Watkins Glen...
SYDNEY (AP) — Hugh Jackman is knocking an item off his bucket list. The Hollywood star plans a concert tour of his native Australia starting in November based on his successful one-man show on Broadway. "Anybody who knows me knows that keeping secrets is not my forte ... today...
LONDON (AP) — A spokesman for One Direction is declining to comment on a report that the chart-topping boy band will take an indefinite break starting next March. Publicist Simon Jones says he won't comment on "speculation." The Sun newspaper reported Monday that band members...
WANTAGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two girls suffered minor injuries after rapper Fetty Wap jumped off stage and into the crowd at the Billboard Hot 100 festival on Long Island. Newsday reports ( http://nwsdy.li/1MMN2Qh ) the girls became trapped under a fence Sunday afternoon when the crowd...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jon Bon Jovi says he rebooked a canceled Vancouver show at a new venue because there was no way he was going to disappoint fans in the city he called home for six years. The rock star was to perform at Rogers Arena Saturday night with Kings of...