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Florence Welch arrived at Harrods to perform for a crowd of fans gathered at the opening of Harrods Winter Sale in London on December 27th, 2011.

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Chicago and Arkansas Bill

Bill Clinton joins the band Chicago on stage at a 20th Anniversary of his presidential bid announcement on October 1st, 2011 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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Steady on the Ship

New York natives The Hold Steady joined the Roots for a concert on decomissioned aircraft carrier USS Intrepid in New York on September 29th, 2011.

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Back on the Throne

The Kings of Leon returned to the stage after a brief time off with a performance in Vancouver, British Columbia on September 28th, 2011.

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The Pig Is Back

An inflatable pig flies above Battersea Power Station in a recreation of Pink Floyd's 'Animals' album cover on September 26th, 2011 in London, England.

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Little Wing

Nicki Minaj shows off her new hot pink fried chicken wing necklace at the iHeartRadio Music Festival on September 24th, 2011 in Las Vegas.

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Boy in a Bubble

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips protects himself from the elements while posing with fans on September 25th, 2011.

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Misfit Toys

Dez Cadena and Jerry Only of the Misfits check out the selection of action figures at Toy Tokyo in the East Village of New York City on September 22nd, 2011.

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Get Back to Your Roots

The Roots perform alongside the cast of Nickelodeon's 'Yo Gabba Gabba!' on September 20th, 2011, during filming for the children show's season premiere.

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All Grown Up

Boyz II Men celebrated 20 years in the music industry with a listening session of their new album 'Twenty' at the Porsche Design Soho on September 19th, 2011 in New York City.

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Run the World

Beyoncé walks the runway with her mother, Tina Knowles while promoting her new fashion line, House of Deréon during London Fashion Week on September 17th, 2011.

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Hungry for PB and J

Swedish rockers Peter, Bjorn and John chow down outside the Wafels and Dinges food truck in Midtown Manhattan during their All You Can Eat Tour.

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A Jets State of Mind

Jay-Z autographs a football on the sidelines of the New York Jets vs. Dallas Cowboys football game on September 11, 2011 at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ.

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Peace Jam

Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam and Regine Chassagne of Arcade Fire perform at the Artists For Peace And Justice Academy Garden Lunch at a private residence on September 10, 2011 in Toronto, Canada.

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Run, Ellie, Run!

Singer Ellie Goulding running through the streets of New York City during a Fashion's Night Out running event sponsored by Nike on September 8, 2011.

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Bobby’s McGee

Bob Weir, of the Grateful Dead, joined Umphrey's McGee during their performance on the first night of a four show run at the Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, New York.

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Katy’s Crystal

Katy Perry and actress Shannon Woodward get spiritual after visiting the Teotihuacon Pyramids in Mexico.

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Snooki’s Sneaker Secrets

Actor and musician Jeff Bridges gets close with the Jersey Shore's Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi on 'The Late Show' with Jay Leno.

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Creeper Bieber

Justin Bieber sneaks into Russell Brand and Katy Perry's intimate photo session at the VMAs in Los Angeles, California on August 28th, 2011.


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True Blood

Ke$ha received a necklace adorned with a baby tooth and a vial of human blood from one of her loyal Chicago fans on August 25th, 2011.

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Motley Mau5

Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee is joined by Deadmau5 during their set at the Sunset Strip Music Festival on August 20, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.

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American Idol Does Lunch

American Idol hosts, Ryan Seacrest, Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler do lunch with the crew on August 18th, 2011.

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Soulja Shopper

Soulja Boy kicks off his Mstyle tour for lucky shoppers at the Mstyle Lab at a Macy's in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Watch Da Hair

At a recent Britney Spears performance, the Jersey Shore's DJ Pauly D made a special appearance garnering a little special attention from the Pop Diva.

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Kristin Burns

Miracle Workers

Mick Jagger, Joss Stone, Damien Marley, and Dave Stewart of new rock supergroup, Superheavy film their new video which debuts August 12, 2011.

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Heal the World

Paris Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Prince Jackson and Blanket Jackson attend the Jackson Family donation event at Children's Hospital Los Angeles on August 8, 2011.

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Finger Lickin’ Good

Nicki Minaj has a snack during her performance on ABC's Good Morning America in New York City's Central Park, August 5, 2011.

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Chocolate Rain

Cee Lo Green pulls a rope letting thousands of M&M's Pretzel packages to fall from at 46 foot piñata breaking the Guiness Record for world's largest piñata in New York City, August 4, 2011.

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Big Dogs

The Sheepdogs check out  a billboard of their Rolling Stone cover in New York City's Times Square, August 1, 2011.

Chuck Berry Statue Unveiled in St. Louis

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Brown Eyed Handsome Man

Chuck Berry  is honored by his hometown of St. Louis with the dedication of an eight-foot-tall statue. "It's glorious – I do appreciate it to the highest, no doubt about that," Berry told Rolling Stone just prior to the ceremony in University City, just outside St. Louis. "That sort of honor is seldom given out. But I don't deserve it."

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Double Bubble

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips and Rivers Cuomo of Weezer take the stage in space bubbles at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey, July 28, 2011