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Adam Lambert, Haim, The Roots & More Reveal the Most Valuable Lessons Learned in School

Before they hit the top of the Billboard charts, many of today’s superstars spent time hitting the books in college. The academic and life lessons artists soaked up during their academic years helped prepare them for life in the music biz, but what was the single most valuable piece of knowledge musicians learned during their days in the dorms?

Back to College 2015

We asked a group of A-list artists -- including Adam Lambert, Haim, The Roots, Luke Bryan, Duran Duran and more -- to reflect on their school years and drop some astute knowledge on students embarking on the college journey. From the technical aspects of writing poetry to how to keep your eyes on your own paper, here are a few fundamental lessons these music stars passed along. Watch our exclusive video above. 

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