Taylor Swift in "Shake It Off" video

10 Biggest 'Shake' Singles in Billboard Hot 100 History

After leaving country music in the dust and crafting her first unabashed pop single, Taylor Swift scored her second No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week with "Shake It Off." Clearly, people really like songs that have the word shake in them.
Peret, 2011.

Pioneering Rumba King Peret Dead at 79

Peret, the singer and guitarist known as the king of the Catalan rumba -- Barcelona's original party music -- died Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 79.
The Ramones

Reunited Ramones Estates Plan Big Comeback Including Martin Scorsese Film

The Johnny Ramone tribute at Hollywood Forever Cemetery has become a tradition. This past Sunday marked the tenth annual event honoring the late guitarist. In a marathon celebration that began before sundown diehard Ramones fans were treated to a Q&A that included Johnny’s widow Linda, Duff McKagan, host Rob Zombie and more, an all-star concert that found both Zombie and a group, which included McKagan, Steve Jones, Fred Armisen and surprise guest Billy Idol, covering the Ramones, and finally a screening of Zombie’s The Devil’s Rejects.
Interpol Streams Full 'El Pintor' Album Ahead of Release Date

Interpol Streams Full 'El Pintor' Album Ahead of Release Date

Interpol is back! The dapper New York post-punks have been enjoying a warm reception to the first samples they’ve shared thus far from their new studio album, "El Pintor," which hits stores Sept. 9 via Matador. And now it’s time to judge the whole thing -- the album is now streaming on NPR’s First Listen.