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Watch Adele's 'Hello' Get The Marching Band Treatment

A suite of acts have covered Adele's monster comeback hit "Hello" from Joe to Joe Jonas but Southern University's marching band delivered a brass-y cover of the chart-topping ballad yet to be seen or heard.
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Ja Rule on Fame: 'I Used to Love Being Famous'

Ja Rule's 15 minutes of fame has lasted for years. From being the MVP of Irv Gotti's Murder Inc. label to his current MTV reality show Follow The Rules, the rap star born Jeffrey Atkins' life in the spotlight has made him a household name in hip-hop. Despite being hashtag blessed, the Queens rep has a different take on fame.
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Mexico's Spotify King: Julión Alvarez y su Norteño Band Leads Service's Year-End Lists in Mexico

Regional Mexican music dominated Spotify’s streaming charts in Mexico, with three banda acts coming in as the most-streamed in the country for the past year. Leading the fray was Julión Alvarez y su Norteño Banda, whose romantic banda songs have struck a huge chord. Following Alvarez in terms of total streams was Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, and at No 3, La Arrolladora Banda El Limón de Rene Camacho. Slots 4 and five were taken by Maroon 5 and Enrique Iglesias, respectively.