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3 WKS

'SNL' 40th Anniversary Show Adds 'N Sync to Roster

'SNL' 40th Anniversary Show Adds 'N Sync to Roster

It's no secret that Justin Timberlake will be on hand for Saturday Night Live's 40th anniversary event, scheduled for Sunday (Feb. 15). And now he will be joined by some old friends for the massive, star-studded event.

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14
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Drake's Surprise Album Heading for Over Half-Million Sales Debut at No. 1

Drake's Surprise Album Heading for Over Half-Million Sales Debut at No. 1

The sales of Drake's surprise album If You're Reading This It's Too Late continue to pile up.

Industry sources now project (as of Feb. 14) that the album will likely sell more than 500,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on Feb. 15 — with a serious chance that number could end up even bigger. Yesterday, the set was aiming for 400,000.

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FEB
13
3 WKS

Watch Alyson Stoner's Dance Tribute to Missy Elliott (Video)

Watch Alyson Stoner's Dance Tribute to Missy Elliott (Video)

Alyson Stoner, better known as the young dancer who showed off her moves in Missy Elliott's music videos circa 2002, paid tribute to the rapper who first jumpstarted her career in an epic dance video.

In the video, Stoner leads a group of dancers who break out into a choreographed routine to a mash up of Elliott's hit singles "Work It," "Gossip Folks" and "I'm Really Hot." Stoner herself was featured in the original music videos for all three tracks when she was just 10 years old.

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FEB
13
3 WKS

The Seminal Sparks on Brother Feuds and Being Morrissey's Favorite Band (Q&A)

FEB
13
3 WKS

Watch Taylor Swift's "Style" Music Video: Smoke, Waves and Shifting Faces

Watch Taylor Swift's "Style" Music Video: Smoke, Waves and Shifting Faces

Taylor Swift is showing off her haunting style in her latest music video.

The singer released the video on Friday for "Style," her third single off 1989.

The video features a ton of cool special effects, including when she and a lover overlay each other's faces over theirs, and projections of smoke and nature cover her body. Meanwhile, the two stand separated at beaches and forests, until they finally reunite.

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FEB
11
3 WKS

Taylor Swift's '1989' Spends 11th Week at No. 1

Taylor Swift's '1989' Spends 11th Week at No. 1

As forecast, Taylor Swift's 1989 claims an 11th week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, tying Fearless as Swift's longest-running No. 1 effort. (Fearless reigned atop the list in 2008 and 2009.)

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FEB
11
3 WKS

Sisqo Talks New Album, Career: 'I Can't Count How Many Thongs Were Thrown Onstage!'

Sisqo Talks New Album, Career: 'I Can't Count How Many Thongs Were Thrown Onstage!'

"I can't count how many thongs were thrown onstage! I can't!" Sisqo is talking about the entirety of his career, which has been highlighted by, among other achievements, the smash hit "Thong Song." The R&B veteran never tires of collecting underwear onstage, but he's also ready to move on, with a new album, Last Dragon.

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FEB
10
3 WKS

Music Exec Mark Pitts on J. Cole's Success, Usher's New Album and Miguel's Love of Women

FEB
10
3 WKS

Courtney Love on 'Empire': It's a Tribute to Whitney Houston

Courtney Love on 'Empire': It's a Tribute to Whitney Houston

One of the things Lee Daniels and Danny Strong's hip-hop soap opera Empire is becoming known for — aside from its record-breaking ratings — is its growing roster of iconic musical guest stars.

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FEB
10
4 WKS

Listen to Kendrick Lamar's Hard-Hitting New Song, "The Blacker The Berry"

Listen to Kendrick Lamar's Hard-Hitting New Song, "The Blacker The Berry"

When Kendrick Lamar released "i" in September, he had some critics saying he'd gone soft on the poppy feel-good tune. But with his new single, "The Blacker The Berry," which he released Monday, surely K-Dot's going to silence some of those haters.

He starts the track coming hard and strong, "I'm the biggest hypocrite of 2015 / Once I finish this, witnesses will convey just what I mean / Been feeling this way since I was 16, came to my senses / You never liked us anyway, fuck your friendship, I meant it."

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FEB
8
4 WKS

Gwen Stefani Returns to the Stage for Exclusive Pre-Grammy Concert

Gwen Stefani Returns to the Stage for Exclusive Pre-Grammy Concert

When Gwen Stefani announced a few years ago that she’d given up her solo career, she apparently meant it, at the time. “Never in my life could I have imagined singing these songs again,” she declared, Saturday night at downtown L.A.’s stately Orpheum, a few minutes into her first solo show since the end of 2007.

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FEB
7
4 WKS

Grammys: 8 Most Buzzed-About Moments From Past Years (Video)

Grammys: 8 Most Buzzed-About Moments From Past Years (Video)

It’s impossible to foresee what will go down during a live show, and the Grammys are no exception. And aside from the winners and spectacular music, various crazy antics have occurred during the annual event.

From stage crashers to red-carpet shockers, see which surprising moments have made a mark on Grammy history.

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7
4 WKS

Grammys: 5 Can't-Miss Performances

Grammys: 5 Can't-Miss Performances

On Sunday night, it might be difficult for Grammys viewers to remember that they're not watching a concert with a few awards, but in fact, an awards show with performances.

Nevertheless, those who bring the best onstage moments are the real winners of the night, right?

See more 12 Artists That Shockingly Haven't Won a Grammy

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7
4 WKS

Grammys: 10 Most Memorable Performances (Video)

Grammys: 10 Most Memorable Performances (Video)

When it comes to Grammy performances, you can expect nothing short of grand scale: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' performance last year doubled as a wedding ceremony, while Pink's 2010 stage show mirrored that of a Cirque du Soleil production.

Read more Hollywood Reporter's Guide to the Grammys

Revisit some of the most memorable performances from years' past below.

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