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  • Yoko Ono Lights 'Imagine Peace Tower' In Iceland

    Yoko Ono Lights 'Imagine Peace Tower' In Iceland | ARTICLE

    Yoko Ono’s Imagine Peace Tower has been lit on Viðey Island in Reykjavik, Iceland. The tower of light is an outdoor work of art in tribute to John Lennon, who died 30 years ago...

    December 29, 2010 6:10 PM ET
  • Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga Among the Best Paid Acts of 2010

    Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga Among the Best Paid Acts of 2010 | ARTICLE

    The list of 2010’s highest-grossing tours may have been dominated by male artists, but all of the musicians on Forbes’ list of the highest earners in show business for the year are female pop icons. Of...

    December 29, 2010 5:40 PM ET
  • Video: Lauryn Hill Performs Intimate Gig to Kick Off Tour

    Video: Lauryn Hill Performs Intimate Gig to Kick Off Tour | ARTICLE

    Lauryn Hill — officially billed as Ms. Lauryn Hill — performed a sold-out concert at the Music Hall...

    December 29, 2010 4:45 PM ET
  • Rappers' Homes Enter Foreclosure

    Rappers' Homes Enter Foreclosure | ARTICLE

    Following in the footsteps of Chamillionaire — whose Houston home was foreclosed on in June — Trick Daddy, Lil' Scrappy and Diamond's homes have all recently gone into foreclosure. Trick Daddy Photos Trick Daddy’s decision to...

    December 29, 2010 1:55 PM ET
  • Daily Digest: Amy Winehouse's Teenage To-Do List; Willow Smith to Remake Dad's Hit

    Daily Digest: Amy Winehouse's Teenage To-Do List; Willow Smith to Remake Dad's Hit | ARTICLE

    Amy Winehouse's Teenage Notes Found In London A collection of lyrics and notes written by an adolescent Amy Winehouse was found in a London trash can. The most...

    December 29, 2010 12:20 PM ET
  • Video: No Doubt Pay Tribute to Paul McCartney at Kennedy Center Honors

    Video: No Doubt Pay Tribute to Paul McCartney at Kennedy Center Honors | ARTICLE

    No Doubt performed a ska-flavored medley of some of Paul McCartney’s best-known hits at the Kennedy...

    December 29, 2010 11:10 AM ET
  • Bon Jovi, AC/DC, U2 Are 2010's Top Concert Draws

    Bon Jovi, AC/DC, U2 Are 2010's Top Concert Draws | ARTICLE

    Bon Jovi was the world's top concert attraction in 2010, despite a soft market for live music and weak sales for the band's most recent album. The New Jersey rockers sold $201.1 million worth of...

    December 29, 2010 10:10 AM ET
  • Despite Injuries, 'Spider-Man' Musical is a Box Office Hit

    Despite Injuries, 'Spider-Man' Musical is a Box Office Hit | ARTICLE

    Despite delays, cancellations, injuries and cast departures, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark is turning out to be a box-office hit: The superhero musical has been playing to sold-out crowds in the past week.

    December 28, 2010 4:59 PM ET
  • Lead Actress Quitting 'Spider-Man' Musical

    Lead Actress Quitting 'Spider-Man' Musical | ARTICLE

    Natalie Mendoza, an actress who suffered a concussion during Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark’s first preview performance a month ago, is in talks to leave the show. The exit agreement is still in the works, but...

    December 28, 2010 11:30 AM ET
  • Daily Digest: New Baby for Alanis, Chris Brown and Bieber Collaborate

    Daily Digest: New Baby for Alanis, Chris Brown and Bieber Collaborate | ARTICLE

    Chris Brown To Team Up With Justin Bieber?Singer Chris Brown has hinted at a collaboration with teen pop star Justin Bieber on his Twitter, though the song in question has yet to be formally announced. The...

    December 28, 2010 10:45 AM ET
  • Beatles Musical 'Rain' Turns A Profit On Broadway

    Beatles Musical 'Rain' Turns A Profit On Broadway | ARTICLE

    Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles on Broadway has recouped its initial $2 million investment in just seven weeks at the Neil Simon Theater. The show, which presents the history of the Beatles as a concert...

    December 28, 2010 10:25 AM ET
  • Smiths Rarities Surface Online

    Smiths Rarities Surface Online | ARTICLE

    A new compilation of unreleased Smiths demos and instrumentals has surfaced online and in some record shops. The original vinyl bootleg, The Smiths - Unreleased Demos & Instrumentals, has been ripped to high quality mp3s...

    December 28, 2010 9:45 AM ET
  • What 50 Cent, Vampire Weekend and More Did on Their Snow Day

    What 50 Cent, Vampire Weekend and More Did on Their Snow Day | ARTICLE

    The New York City metropolitan area has been collectively digging itself out from a major snowstorm all day long — so it’s only natural that many of the stars who live in New York took to Twitter...

    December 27, 2010 5:35 PM ET
  • The Best of the Rest: The Year-End Lists You May Have Missed

    The Best of the Rest: The Year-End Lists You May Have Missed | ARTICLE

    One of the best thing about the annual deluge of year-end lists is that it’s a very effective way to catch up on all the music you may have missed the first time around because you were...

    December 27, 2010 3:14 PM ET
  • Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys Pay Tribute to Teena Marie

    Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys Pay Tribute to Teena Marie | ARTICLE

    News of R&B icon Teena Marie's death didn't break until late last night, but since then a number of tributes to the singer have already been written by her fans, contemporaries, collaborators and critics. Here are...

    December 27, 2010 12:45 PM ET
  • Cheaper Concerts Coming in 2011

    Cheaper Concerts Coming in 2011 | ARTICLE

    Following a rough year for ticket sales in 2010, many concert promoters are promising more affordable concerts in the new year. This should come as a relief not only to cash-strapped fans, but also to artists...

    December 27, 2010 10:35 AM ET
  • Rapper the Game Robbed on Christmas Eve

    Rapper the Game Robbed on Christmas Eve | ARTICLE

    The Game has accused the valet service at a Nordstorm department store in the Westfield Topanga Mall of stealing $75,000 worth of jewelry and other goods from his friend's car on Christmas Eve. The rapper, who

    December 27, 2010 10:00 AM ET
  • Artist of the Week: James Blake

    Artist of the Week: James Blake | ARTICLE

    Who: This 22-year-old London-based producer and singer-songwriter has been a darling of London’s dubstep scene for the past...

    December 23, 2010 4:55 PM ET
  • Daily Digest: Gorillaz Play Final Show; 'Spider-Man' Is Back On

    Daily Digest: Gorillaz Play Final Show; 'Spider-Man' Is Back On | ARTICLE

    Gorillaz Play Final Show, Release Surprise New AlbumDamon Albarn announced that the Gorillaz show in Auckland on Tuesday was most likely the band’s final live performance, or at least the last concert by the all-star collection...

    December 23, 2010 1:25 PM ET
  • The Doors Not Satisfied With Morrison Pardon, Want Formal Apology

    The Doors Not Satisfied With Morrison Pardon, Want Formal Apology | ARTICLE

    The surviving members of The Doors have rejected an official pardon granted to their late frontman Jim Morrison by the State of Florida earlier this month, insisting that the singer is owed a full apology by...

    December 23, 2010 10:20 AM ET
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