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lana del rey dave navarro

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Lana Del Rey and Dave Navarro embrace on stage while performing at the Camp Freddy holiday residency at The Roxy Theater in West Hollywood, California on December 22nd, 2012.

miles davis stamp

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Miles Davis Forever

Erin Davis and Cheryl Davis attend the Miles Davis Stamp release soiree at Bogardus Mansion in New York City on June 12th, 2012.

Kaskade

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Grand Entrance

In order to avoid festival traffic, Kaskade arrived at Electric Daisy Carnival by helicopter in Las Vegas on June 8th, 2012.

Neil Portnow, LL Cool J and Dave Grohl

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‘A Death In The Family: The Show Must Go On’

Recording Academy President Neil Portnow, LL Cool J and Dave Grohl at the premiere of The Recording Academy's A Death In The Family: The Show Must Go On at Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in North Hollywood on June 11th, 2012.

chris brown

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Camera Man Chris

Chris Brown attends the "Dum English" Art Exhibition and Media Event at Opera Gallery in New York City on June 11th, 2012.

mccreery graduates

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An American Idol Graduation

Scotty McCreey walks across the stage during his high school commencement ceremony at Garner High School in Raleigh, North Carolina on June 7th, 2012.

patti smith

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Patti Smith at Barnes & Noble

Patti Smith performs a song from her latest album Banga during a presentation and mini-concert at Barnes & Noble in New York City on June 7th, 2012.

John Fogerty and Jennifer Hudson

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John Fogerty and Jennifer Hudson

John Fogerty and Jennifer Hudson in the recording studio in New Orleans on June 6th, 2012. In response to meeting Fogerty, Hudson tweeted, "Such an honor!"

Neil Young

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Neil Young in Conversation

Neil Young attends the Neil Young and Jonathan Demme in Conversation event at 92Y in New York City on June 7th, 2012.

will.i.am

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Vivid Sydney

Will.i.am poses outside of the Museum of Contemporary Art during Vivid Sydney in Sydney, Australia on June 7th, 2012.

Music City Walk of Fame Induction Steve Winwood

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Music City Walk of Fame Induction

Steve Winwood addresses the crowd during his and Bob Babbitt's Music City Walk of Fame Induction at Walk of Fame Park in Nashville, Tennessee on June 5th, 2012.

HELP USA Tribute Awards Dinner Tony Bennett

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HELP USA Tribute Awards Dinner

Tony Bennett attends the HELP USA Tribute Awards Dinner at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City on June 5th, 2012.

the diamond jubilee

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Diamond Jubilee Concert

Sir Paul McCartney performs with Will.i.am, Cheryl Cole, Sir Tom Jones, Annie Lennox, Sir Elton John, Dame Shirley Bassey and Sir Cliff Richard during the Diamond Jubilee concert at Buckingham Palace in London on June 4th, 2012.

usher

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Usher for Xbox

Usher performs at Xbox 360's 'Dance Central 3' debut during the XBox E3 press briefing held at Galen Center in Los Angeles on June 4th, 2012.

jon bon jovi

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Air Force One

Jon Bon Jovi waits to board Air Force One after performing at a campaign event for Barack Obama in New York City on June 4th, 2012.

Jimmy Buffett and Mac McAnally

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Jimmy Buffett and Mac McAnally

Jimmy Buffett and Mac McAnally perform at the grand opening of the Margaritaville Casino and Restaurant in Biloxi, Mississippi on May 22nd, 2012.

wiz khalifa

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Wiz’s Party

Wiz Khalifa performs during the 2012 MTV Movie Awards at Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, California on June 3rd, 2012.

gwen stefani

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Gwen and Goofy

Gwen Stefani attends the 23rd Annual "A Time for Heroes" Celebrity Picnic benefitting the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation at Wadsworth Theater in Los Angeles on June 3rd, 2012.

billy gibbons

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Baron Hats Trunk Show

Billy Gibbons with Mark Mejia of Baron Hats at The Label men’s fashion boutique in Nashville for Baron Hats trunk show on May 31st, 2012.

Boating for Bieber

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Boating for Bieber

Justin Bieber fans gather in the harbor on small boats prior to his performance at the Opera House in Oslo, Norway on May 30th, 2012.

moby and steve-o

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All Fall Down

Moby and host Steve-O during the 8th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit at Club Nokia in Los Angeles on May 31st, 2012.

drake and jitta on the tracks

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Drake and Jitta

Drake with Ourstage opening act contest winner Jitta on the Track at the Club Paradise Tour’s Atlanta stop on May 20th, 2012.

Michael Stipe

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‘Self Evident Truths’

Michael Stipe attends the iO Tillett Wright Self Evident Truths One Night Only Exhibition at The Hole in New York City on May 29th, 2012.

Ronnie Wood

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Glamour Women of the Year Awards

Ronnie Wood presents an award at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards in association with Pandora at Berkeley Square Gardens in London on May 29th, 2012.

public enemy

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Ice T Looks On

Chuck D and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform as Ice T watches during Movement Festival in Detroit on March 27th, 2012.

Nikki Sixx and boxer "Vicious" Victor Ortiz

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At The Old Ball Game

Nikki Sixx and boxer "Vicious" Victor Ortiz before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on May 27th, 2012.

Jools Holland and Eric Clapton

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Monaco Formula One Grand Prix

Jools Holland and Eric Clapton at the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix in Monte Carlo, Monaco on May 27th, 2012.