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'Blurred Lines' Trial: Robin Thicke Performs Piano Medley In Court

'Blurred Lines' Trial: Robin Thicke Performs Piano Medley In Court

The "Blurred Lines" trial on Wednesday included a bit of unusual testimony: a short piano medley performed by Robin Thicke.

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25
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Lady Gaga to Star in FX's 'American Horror Story'

Lady Gaga to Star in FX's 'American Horror Story'

Updated 8:50 a.m.: Looks like season five has a theme and subtitle. Gaga has tweeted a short teaser video previewing American Horror Story: Hotel.

Previous, 8:30 a.m.:  Lady Gaga is joining the American Horror Story family.

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'Blurred Lines' Trial Opens As Jurors Hear Dueling Arguments About What's At Stake

'Blurred Lines' Trial Opens As Jurors Hear Dueling Arguments About What's At Stake

The "Blurred Lines" trial is underway in a Los Angeles federal courtroom.

On Tuesday, Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams were on hand for the start of the proceeding examining whether "Blurred Lines," one of the biggest songs of the century, was improperly derived from Marvin Gaye's "Got to Give It Up."

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23
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Christina Aguilera on Returning to 'The Voice,' Guesting on 'Nashville'

Christina Aguilera on Returning to 'The Voice,' Guesting on 'Nashville'

The Voice is back for its eighth season Monday, and with it comes the return of original coach Christina Aguilera.

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22
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Oscars 2015: Did Shonda Rhimes Diss Lady Gaga's 'Sound of Music' Performance?

Oscars 2015: Did Shonda Rhimes Diss Lady Gaga's 'Sound of Music' Performance?

It seems like Shonda Rhimes might be among the few people unimpressed with Lady Gaga's Sound of Music tribute at the 2015 Oscars.

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17
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IMS Engage Announces Chuck D, Lyor Cohen, Krewella Manager for Unmoderated Debate

IMS Engage Announces Chuck D, Lyor Cohen, Krewella Manager for Unmoderated Debate

IMS Engage, the annual electronic music conference hosted by the International Music Summit, will return to Hollywood for its third year on April 15. The event pairs together buzzworthy artists and executives who participate in un-moderated conversations. And sometimes, those conversations get heated: At last year's event, a fistfight broke out between Diplo's manager Kevin Kusatsu and representatives from Hashtag Management.

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14
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'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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13
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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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13
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The Seminal Sparks on Brother Feuds and Being Morrissey's Favorite Band (Q&A)

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13
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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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11
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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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11
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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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Music Exec Mark Pitts on J. Cole's Success, Usher's New Album and Miguel's Love of Women