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  • Bono Receives France's Highest Culture Award

    Bono Receives France's Highest Culture Award | ARTICLE

    Bono was honored with France's highest cultural award, the Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters, for his work as a musician and anti-poverty activist, Reuters reports. The U2 frontman received the award...

    July 17, 2013 11:45 AM ET
  • 'Breaking Bad' Star, Creator Mull How the Show Ends

    'Breaking Bad' Star, Creator Mull How the Show Ends | ARTICLE

    With the August 11th premiere of Breaking Bad's final season just around the corner, star Bryan Cranston and creator Vince Gilligan mused on the end of the show and its beloved meth cook-turned-kingpin...

    July 17, 2013 10:15 AM ET
  • The Neighbourhood, 'Sweater Weather' Live

    The Neighbourhood, 'Sweater Weather' Live | VIDEO

    California alt-rockers the Neighbourhood dropped their debut LP, I Love You, back in April on Columbia Records. Recently, the quintet set up shop at the Red Bull Studio in Los Angeles for...

    July 17, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Mazzy Star Announce First Album in 17 Years

    Mazzy Star Announce First Album in 17 Years | ARTICLE

    The dreamy West Coast-folk outfit Mazzy Star released the new single "California" today, and they announced that they'll release a new LP, Seasons of Your Day, on September 24th. "California" was preceded by a 2011 single, "Common...

    July 16, 2013 4:45 PM ET
  • Jay-Z's 'Magna Carta Holy Grail' App Under Investigation

    Jay-Z's 'Magna Carta Holy Grail' App Under Investigation | ARTICLE

    The advocacy group Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has asked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the app created by Jay-Z and Samsung to distribute the rapper's latest album, Magna Carta Holy Grail. Summer...

    July 16, 2013 3:10 PM ET
  • Lil Wayne Salutes in 'God Bless Amerika'

    Lil Wayne Salutes in 'God Bless Amerika' | VIDEO

    Lil Wayne makes a poignant point in the new video for his track "God Bless Amerika" (from his latest LP I Am Not A Human Being II). The clip finds the rapper returning to his hometown...

    July 16, 2013 12:45 PM ET
  • Beastie Boys' Adam Horovitz in Talks with Noah Baumbach Film

    Beastie Boys' Adam Horovitz in Talks with Noah Baumbach Film | ARTICLE

    Beastie Boy Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz is in talks to join the cast alongside Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts in While We're Young, an upcoming film from Noah Baumbach, The Wrap reports. A representative in...

    July 16, 2013 12:00 PM ET
  • Chris Brown's Probation Revoked After Car Crash

    Chris Brown's Probation Revoked After Car Crash | ARTICLE

    Chris Brown's probation has been revoked after a judge reviewed the details of a case involving an alleged hit-and-run car crash, The Associated Press...

    July 16, 2013 9:55 AM ET
  • Watch 'Springsteen & I' Director Live Q&A

    Watch 'Springsteen & I' Director Live Q&A | VIDEO

    On July 22nd, the new documentary Springsteen & I will be broadcast in theaters across the country – a unique release befitting a film that charts Bruce Springsteen's career using tons of unseen footage, much of...

    July 11, 2013 9:00 PM ET
  • Pearl Jam to Strike With 'Lightning Bolt'

    Pearl Jam to Strike With 'Lightning Bolt' | ARTICLE

    The countdown on Pearl Jam's website has finally hit zero and with it comes news that the band will release their 10th studio album, Lightning Bolt, on October 15th. The album cut "Mind Your...

    July 11, 2013 3:05 PM ET
  • Justin Bieber Apologizes to Bill Clinton

    Justin Bieber Apologizes to Bill Clinton | ARTICLE

    Justin Bieber has apologized to Bill Clinton after footage surfaced showing the pop star spraying a liquid at a photo of the former president, shouting, "Fuck Bill Clinton." After speaking with him over...

    July 11, 2013 2:05 PM ET
  • Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Producing Blind Boys of Alabama Album

    Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Producing Blind Boys of Alabama Album | ARTICLE

    Seventy-plus years into their career, the Blind Boys of Alabama show no sign of slowing down anytime soon: On October 1st, the gospel group will release a new record, I'll Find A Way, produced by Bon Iver's...

    July 11, 2013 1:15 PM ET
  • Michael Jackson 'Frightened Me,' Says Director of His Comeback Shows

    Michael Jackson 'Frightened Me,' Says Director of His Comeback Shows | ARTICLE

    Kenny Ortega, the director of Michael Jackson's planned comeback shows, broke down in tears while describing the pop star's faltering condition during the singer's ongoing wrongful death trial, the BBC reports. Just days before...

    July 11, 2013 9:55 AM ET
  • Jay-Z Performs 'Picasso Baby' for Six Hours in New York Gallery

    Jay-Z Performs 'Picasso Baby' for Six Hours in New York Gallery | ARTICLE

    Jay-Z is currently in the midst of a six-hour performance art piece at the Pace Gallery in New York City, where he's been rapping Magna Carta Holy Grail track "Picasso Baby" over and over, as

    July 10, 2013 3:55 PM ET
  • Justin Timberlake Teases New Song

    Justin Timberlake Teases New Song | VIDEO

    Justin Timberlake has got his teaser game down to a science. Today, the pop star released the first promo video for part two of his 2013 album The 20/20 Experience (out September 30th);...

    July 10, 2013 3:45 PM ET
  • Jeff Daniels Confirms 'Dumb and Dumber To'

    Jeff Daniels Confirms 'Dumb and Dumber To' | VIDEO

    Jeff Daniels gave Jimmy Fallon a thumbs-up and a smile when the Late Night host asked him if the long-rumored Dumb and Dumber sequel is on the way. "Well, I'll believe it's happening when I'm actually there...

    July 10, 2013 11:45 AM ET
  • M.I.A., Snoop Dogg, Slayer to Headline Fun Fun Fun Fest

    M.I.A., Snoop Dogg, Slayer to Headline Fun Fun Fun Fest | ARTICLE

    Austin's annual Fun Fun Fun Fest has announced their 2013 lineup, which includes a wide array of artists including M.I.A., Slayer, MGMT, Snoop Dogg, the Descendents, the Dismemberment Plan and Ice-T, as...

    July 10, 2013 10:30 AM ET
  • Kanye West Condemns Leaked 'Black Skinhead' Video

    Kanye West Condemns Leaked 'Black Skinhead' Video | ARTICLE

    The video for Kanye West's "Black Skinhead" that recently made its way online is actually a leaked, unfinished version, the MC said in a handful of tweets today. As MTV points out, the...

    July 9, 2013 4:50 PM ET
  • Sting Plans Intimate New York Concerts to Benefit Arts Organization

    Sting Plans Intimate New York Concerts to Benefit Arts Organization | ARTICLE

    Sting has announced 10 concerts at New York's intimate Public Theater this fall to benefit the venue's arts organization. The shows will take place between September 25th and October 9th at the 260-seat Anspacher Theater in the...

    July 9, 2013 4:15 PM ET
  • Marvel Debuts First 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Poster

    Marvel Debuts First 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Poster | ARTICLE

    We're halfway through 2013's blockbuster season and Marvel has already begun stoking the fire for next year. Today, they revealed the first poster for Captain America: The Winter Soldier on their Pinterest page. The image shows...

    July 9, 2013 3:10 PM ET
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