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Another Jimi Hendrix biopic moving forward

Castmembers have yet to be announced, although "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" star Anthony Mackie had previously been in talks to portray Hendrix.

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The Jacksons plan rare TV appearance

The brotherly supergroup will perform during the "American Idol" finale.

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Sir Elton John visits Congress

The "Rocket Man" hitmaker, a prominent AIDS activist, testified in support of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) funding program.

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Yoko Ono designs coffee cup line inspired by tragedies

Yoko Ono is expressing herself through espresso cups.

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The science of popular music

A new study shows there have been three major movements in American music since 1964.

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Sam Smith cancels more tour dates

The "Stay With Me" hitmaker is seeking treatment in America after doctors discovered throat problems.

Zac Brown as Zac Brown Band performs during Music Midtown 2014 at Piedmont Park on Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, in Atlanta.

Zac Brown Band scraps weekend show over voice problems

The Zac Brown Band were forced to pull out of a show in Indiana on Saturday after frontman Zac Brown lost…

Madonna arrives at the 57th annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Madonna regrets kissing Drake

Madonna insists that Drake begged her to make out with him onstage during Coachella.

Miley Cyrus arrives at the 57th annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Miley Cyrus to release album with The Flaming Lips

Wyane Coyne reveals that The Flaming Lips have recorded a seven-song album with Miley Cyrus and are preparing to unleash it later this year.

Pearl Jam performing at the "Made In America" music festival on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012, in Philadelphia.

Pearl Jam urge fans not to waste money on crowdfunded gigs

Pearl Jam's manager has snubbed a campaign for the band to headline a grand opening, insisting crowdfunded gigs are "unlikely to happen".

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Kanye West drops controversial album title

Kanye West changes the name of his upcoming album following social media backlash.

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Soul icon Ben E. King dead at 76

The "Stand By Me" hitmaker has passed away.

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The Who’s classic ’82 Shea Stadium show to be released on DVD

The DVD will include restored footage and newly-mixed sound.

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May 5 declared National Concert Day

The new holiday will celebrate artists, industry leaders, and the teams who produce live music experiences for fans.

FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

Bono struggling with hand injury as tour looms

The Irish rockers are preparing to head out for a world tour, but the singer still can't play guitar.

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Adele’s new album delayed again

The "Someone Like You" hitmaker bowed out of the limelight in 2012 and fans have been eagerly waiting for a follow-up to 2011's record breaking album "21."

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Pete Townshend wants no part of ‘Unplugged’

The rocker has ruled out an "MTV Unplugged" session with The Who.

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Man arrested for stealing Elton John’s heart-shaped glasses

The funky frames, valued at more than $2,000, had been taken out of a museum display case.

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Jay Z’s attempt to stem ‘Tidal’ wave of criticism backfires

Jay Z has "99 Problems" and we're guessing his controversial new streaming venture tops the list.

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Nebraska lawmakers debated repeal of the death penalty for three and a half hours before finally voting to override Governor Pete Ricketts' veto.