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  1. R. Kelly Announces Upcoming House Music Album (Video)

    12:15 pm PDT 07/16/2014
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    The R&B star takes some time off from recording "White Panties," his follow-up to "Black Panties," to pay tribute to the Chicago sound. READ MORE

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  2. Billy Joel's Mother Dies at 92

    11:58 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    Rosalind Nyman Joel, who inspired him to write "Rosalinda's Eyes," raised the singer-songwriter alone after divorcing his father in 1957. READ MORE

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  3. Adele's Next Album and World Tour Confirmed? 'No Truth' in New Rumor

    11:39 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    Rumors of a follow-up to "21" and a world tour are apparently not true, according to Beggars Group's Martin Mills. READ MORE

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  4. Camera Obscura Tap Audience 'Desire' on U.S. Tour: Concert Review

    10:49 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    Country songwriter Laura Cantrell opened for the Glasgow band, who have apparently found their niche stateside. READ MORE

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  5. Alt-J Premieres Video for 'Hunger of the Pine' (Video)

    10:29 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    First clip from upcoming "This Is All Yours" album features a "Hunger Games" theme, Miley Cyrus sample. READ MORE

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  6. 'Weird Al' Yankovic Spoofs Lorde's 'Royals': Leftovers, Aliens and Patton Oswalt (Video)

    10:12 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    The "Mandatory Fun" parody master continues his daily video release with "Foil," featuring Thomas Lennon and Ben Garant as government security detail. READ MORE

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  7. Casey Kasem Body Unburied One Month After Death

    7:22 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    A spokesman for daughter Kerri Kasem says the celebrity's second wife, Jean Kasem, has the rights to his body but has not yet arranged for him to be buried. READ MORE

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  8. Justin Bieber's DUI Trial Delayed Again, Set for August

    7:09 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    Prosecutors and Bieber's attorney told a judge at a hearing on Wednesday they need three more weeks to determine whether the case goes to trial or can be resolved with a plea deal. READ MORE

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  9. 'Weird Al' Yankovic Says Pharrell 'Could Not Have Been Nicer' About 'Tacky' Parody (Video)

    6:48 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    "This is the first time where I've gotten everybody that I wanted, and I couldn't be happier about it," says Yankovic of new album "Mandatory Fun." READ MORE

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  10. Ron Howard to Direct Beatles Documentary

    6:00 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    Producer Nigel Sinclair is hoping for a theatrical release for the film, which will focus on the band as a live act. READ MORE

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  11. Fatboy Slim Slams Simon Cowell’s DJ Competition Show

    5:18 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    The DJ says he and other U.K. electronic music figures told the reality TV mogul to "F--- off" when he approached them about doing "Ultimate DJ" in Britain. READ MORE

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  12. MTV, Helsinki Unveil Multi-Year Partnership

    3:44 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    The cooperation will "showcase the best of the Finnish capital’s effervescent music and cultural scene to international youth audiences." READ MORE

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  13. Garth Brooks Taps Chicago for Start of Tour

    6:47 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    The country star will start his world tour in a market he hasn't played in nearly 20 years. READ MORE

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  14. La Roux Streams 'Trouble In Paradise' Album, Sets Fall Tour Dates (Video)

    6:35 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    The synth-pop performer, whose hit "Bulletproof" was featured in "Pitch Perfect," also has a tour in the works. READ MORE

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  15. 'Hedwig,' Starring Neil Patrick Harris, Joins the Broadway Profit Circle

    5:18 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    Following stellar reviews and sell-out business, the Tony-winning revival of the cult musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask has recouped its $5 million investment. READ MORE

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  16. 'Rocky' Gets Knocked Out on Broadway

    4:02 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    After struggling to draw audiences in sufficient numbers to sustain its high weekly running costs, the Sylvester Stallone-produced musical will close on Aug. 17. READ MORE

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  17. Disco Demolition Night Returns with Bieber, Cyrus the Targets (Video)

    3:59 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    The Charleston RiverDogs are set to relive famed promotion of 1979, in which their albums and merchandise will be blown up. READ MORE

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  18. Morrissey's 'World Peace is None of Your Business': What the Critics are Saying

    3:33 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    Morrissey is more "puzzling" than ever on his 10th solo release, "World Peace is None of Your Business," which hit the shelves and online today. READ MORE

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  19. German Police Bust 'Europe's Largest' Underground Pressing Plant

    2:43 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    The raid of several properties in Western Germany uncovered machines for pressing pirated CDs, DVDs and vinyl records. READ MORE

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  20. Weird Al's Latest Turns 'Blurred Lines' Into a Grammar Lesson (Video)

    2:14 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    "Word Crimes," the second single/video from his new album, "Mandatory Fun," is a spirited spoof. READ MORE

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  21. Polaris Prize 2014: Drake, Arcade Fire, Timber Timbre Make Short List

    1:51 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    Well-known names are interspersed with indie darlings like Timber Timbre and Mac DeMarco in the running for Canada's best album of the year. READ MORE

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