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Chance The Rapper shares Kendrick props and new Drake remix after Grammys win + MORE

Chance the Rapper had a good night at the 59th Grammy awards, picking up his first award and three in total, but the props didn’t end there for the ascendant rap talent. Having taken out ‘Best New Artist’, ‘Best Performance’ and ‘Best Rap Album’, Chance̵.... More »
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Jazz Listings for Sept. 11-17 + MORE

A selected guide to jazz performances in New York City..... More »
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Dave Matthews to play duo date in Sugar Land + MORE

Dave Matthews and longtime collaborator Tim Reynolds will play just two shows together in the U.S. on their early 2017 tour, both in Texas. The run begins  at the Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land..... More »
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Beyonce Dedicates A Playlist To Jay Z On Their 9th Wedding Anniversary + MORE

And posts the studio version of “Die With You.”.... More »
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New Video: Ab-Soul “Closure” + MORE

Ab-Soul is making sure everyone is where of his upcoming album, These Days… With his releasd date set for next Tuesday (June 24), Soulo drops one more piece of content before the weekend officially kicks off. He switches it up on “Closure,” and pours out some emotion about the opp.... More »

The 50 Greatest Led Zeppelin Songs

– www.mojo4music.com

The power and glory of the world’s greatest rock band. As curated by MOJO, the stars and you…
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This week's best music links: Pharrell,  Cher, Foxes and ottersFrom Pharrell Williams talking sex with Krishnan Guru-Murthy, to the news that Foxes is taking a trip in the Tardis, we round up the best finds of the week Find more on the Guardian Music TumblrOver at the Guardian Music Tumblr we’re working hard (aka surfing the web) to bring you all the best in new tracks, album streams, videos, gifs and music news…

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VIBE Rewind: Big Sean and Kanye West Perform 'Marvin & Chardonnay'

In this week’s VIBE Rewind, VIBE captured live footage of the G.O.O.D. Music MC Big Sean and the label’s chief and newly married Kanye West, in a special performance performing their collaborative track “Marvin & Chardonnay.” The track is off of Big Sean’s 2011 debut album Finally Famous. Check out the video above.

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More Aussie shows for 1D fans

– www.couriermail.com.au

AFTER demand for tickets exploded during the pre-sale, boy band One Direction has add extra shows in Australia.

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Corona Capital reveals 2014 lineup

– consequenceofsound.net

Corona Capital is an annual music festival that takes place in Mexico City. This year’s installment is set for October 11th – 12th and the lineup is pretty damn impressive.
Jack White and Kings of Leon serve as headliners, alongside other notable acts like Beck, Massive Attack, Damon Albarn, Belle & Sebastian, MGMT, HAIM, Lykke Li, St…

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The American singer-songwriter, whose music reflects her difficult life story, talks about her new album ‘Trouble & Love’

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Jazz Listings for May 30-June 5

– www.nytimes.com

A selected guide to jazz performances in New York City.

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Insane Clown Posse’s Literary Classics Reconsidered
As anybody down with the clowns knows, Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope are adherents to the controversial theory that William Shakespeare did not write his own plays. ICP believes that the true author was Sir Francis Bacon. This caused a controversy within the band’s tight-knit fanbase, the majority of which are of the theory that the plays were written by Edward De Vere, the Earl of Oxford…

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When Dave Matthews Band rolled into Saratoga Springs, NY on June 20, 2008, the ultra-rarity “#40” hadn’t been played since 6/12/01, or 569 shows. At least not by the full band. The elusive tune saw numerous teases, partials and any other special notation to keep the song alive despite its apparent deadness…

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We all know Beyoncé is fierce, Sasha Fierce if you’re nasty. But just how much of a beast is she? According to this hilarious “Godzilla” mash-up, the beast-iest. Even Madonna and Katy Perry seem to think so.

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Tori Amos Performs A Stripped Back Live Version Of Madonna’s “Frozen” In Amsterdam: WatchTori Amos wowed fans with a moving, stripped back cover of Madonna‘s 1998 hit “Frozen” at a concert in Amsterdam last night (May 29). The indie-pop legend performed the song at her trusty piano and delivered a typically nuanced and haunting vocal. It turned out to be a surprisingly great fit for the redhead, who received thunderous applause…

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Nicki Minaj collaborated with Rihanna on her 2010 single “Fly,” and even though they also filmed a video for the clip, two of their, um, closest moments happened at awards shows.
In an interview with i-D Magazine, Nicki revealed that Rihanna has gotten very hands-on with her in the past (and she wasn’t complaining about it either)…

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When it comes to pop music, I don’t believe in guilty pleasures, and neither should you. At least not in the traditional sense. That’s because guilty pleasures aren’t really about guilt. They’re about fearing the judgment of others — anyone who might frown on your affection for Taylor Swift, James Taylor or Trinidad James…

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