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Grammys: Every Performance Ranked

From U2 to Kendrick Lamar, these are the Grammys performances that need to be seen.

Mark E. Smith, Frontman for Post-Punk Greats The Fall, Dies at 60

Smith led the band through its 40-plus years, 30-plus albums and a countless number of lineup permutations.

Critic’s Notebook: Why The Cranberries’ “Dreams” Is One of the Greatest Songs of All Time

Though not as big a U.S. chart hit as its follow-up "Linger," the 1992 single has endured exceedingly well, and today stands as one of the group's best-remembered (and most frequently covered) hits.

Hip-Hop and R&B Finally Complete Grammys Takeover in 2018 Nominations

Legitimate change is finally underway at the Grammys: The major categories are dominated by rap and R&B and the night's big showdown falls to Kendrick Lamar and Jay-Z — two of the industry's titans…

Nick Carter Accused of Rape by Former Teen Pop Singer

The Backstreet Boy bandmember has denied the allegations from Melissa Schuman, of former teen-pop group Dream, who made her claims in a blog post.

‘TRL’ Without the “R”: Can MTV’s Music Video Program Survive Without Music Videos?

Monday's premiere of the '90s countdown show revival didn't even acknowledge the lack of videos.

Critic’s Picks: The 20 Greatest Tom Petty Songs

His was a career you could take home to Mom: Relatively void of dizzying highs or petrifying lows, but dependable and rock-solid, liked and respected by nearly all and vilified by precious few.

Justin Bieber Introduces Prayer, Tori Kelly & Luis Fonsi Perform “Hallelujah” at ‘Hand in Hand’ Telethon

After the prayer, a stirring version of "Hallelujah" was performed by Tori Kelly and Bieber's "Despacito" collaborator Luis Fonsi.

Beyonce Travels to Houston to Support Hurricane Harvey Victims

"This today is a celebration of survival," Beyonce is seen saying to the gathered crowd in a Twitter video.

Demi Lovato Joins Jimmy Fallon for Latest ‘Ew!’ Sketch

Sara (Fallon) and Emily (Lovato) took emoji selifies and practiced kissing on pillows during Fallon's popular sketch.

Producer Dr. Luke Moves to Subpoena Kesha Fan Who Organized #FreeKesha Protests

The move is the latest in the ongoing legal battle between pop star Kesha Rose Sebert and her former writer-producer, whom she accused of sexual assault.