1. 10 Reasons to Get Excited About K-Pop in May

    April 30, 2013 6:30 PM EDT April was one exciting month for K-pop: Wonder Girls’ Sun revealed her pregnancy, the 2NE1/will.i.am collaboration was released worldwide , Lee Hi grabbed her 2nd No. 1 before turning 17 , G-Dragon launched his world tour and, of course, PSY continued to make history with his new single …

  2. 20 Songs Named After Other Musicians: The Wanted's 'Walks Like Rihanna' & More

    April 30, 2013 2:44 PM EDT So far this week, the Wanted has returned with a new single that tips its cap to the body language of a certain Barbadian pop princess ("She can't sing, she can't dance/But who cares, she walks like Rihanna!" goes the chorus), and Lil Kim has jumped on a Tiffany Foxx…

  3. W&W and Ummet Ozcan, 'The Code': First Look

    April 24, 2013 1:04 PM EDT The Ultra Music Festival favorite gets a free-running clip on the mean streets of Queens, New York. There’s plenty the CODE team likes about the new video for Dutch DJ/producers W&W and Ummet Ozcan’s festival banger, premiering below. 1 Its Name The track is called “The Code.” Holla…

  4. Flaming Lips' 'Do You Realize??' No Longer Oklahoma State Rock Song

    April 16, 2013 9:29 PM EDT Gov. Mary Fallin failed to renew an executive order keeping the Flaming Lips track the state's official rock song. Oklahoma's governor has taken The Flaming Lips' "Do You Realize??" out of rotation, pulling the tune as the state's official rock song in a move…

  5. Kelley Deal on New Breeders Music: 'We Should Think About It'

    April 15, 2013 8:00 AM EDT After reuniting to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its "Last Splash" album, the second incarnation of the Breeders may just have a little more music to make together. At least that's the way guitarist Kelley Deal feels. "People have asked about are we planning on…

  6. The Band Perry, 'Pioneer': Track-by-Track Review

    April 02, 2013 12:45 PM EDT The Band Perry has had the date April 2 circled on their calendar for quite some time. Today marks the release of their long-awaited sophomore project, "Pioneer." Their self-titled Republic Nashville debut, released in October 2010, has scanned over a million units, and included…

  7. The Breeders' '93 Lineup Kicks Off 'Last Splash' Tour in Brooklyn

    March 30, 2013 1:00 PM EDT It’s a safe bet that the administrators at New York’s New Museum, currently staging “ NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star" -- a crtitically acclaimed art show named after a Sonic Youth album recorded that year -- have not heard an attendee uncontrollably splurge “Thank…

  8. Sigur Ros vs. Dipset: Two Dazzling NYC Shows In One Evening

    March 26, 2013 2:53 PM EDT Read our live breakdown of the Icelandic band's Madison Square Garden debut and the "Diplomatic Immunity" 10th anniversary show. Nine blocks. That's the distance that separates the north side of Madison Square Garden and the entrance to B.B. King Blues Club & Grill…

  9. Pair Plotted To Kill Joss Stone, Court Hears

    March 19, 2013 5:52 AM EDT Prosecutors in Britain said Monday two men accused of plotting to rob and kill soul singer Joss Stone planned to decapitate her, then dump her body in a river. The suspects, Junior Bradshaw and Kevin Liverpool, were arrested in June 2011, close to the singer's U.K. house after…

  10. Justin Bieber's 5 Hot London Looks

    March 11, 2013 1:33 PM EDT The Biebs didn't have an ideal time in London last week. But he looked good in spite of the craziness. Justin Bieber had a rough week in London. Though he tweeted that he had the worst birthday ever , arrived over two hours late to his concert, collapsed onstage and shopped in a gas…

  11. David Bowie, 'The Next Day': Track-By-Track Review

    February 27, 2013 12:45 AM EST The first single released from David Bowie's first album in 10 years, "Where Are We Now?", is an anomaly. It is gentler, slower and lighter than the other 13 songs on "The Next Day," this musical chameleon's return to rock 'n' roll. Bowie and…

  12. MC Hammer Arrested For Obstruction, Cries Racial Profiling

    February 24, 2013 1:40 PM EST MC Hammer suggests he was a victim of racial profiling when he was stopped and arrested by police in the Northern California city of Dublin. The '90s rap star tweeted on Saturday that an officer approached him in his car and asked "Are you on parole or probation?" He says that…

  13. Lindsay Lohan Loses Lawsuit Against Pitbull

    February 22, 2013 1:52 AM EST A judge has dropped the hammer on Lindsay Lohan's lawsuit against Pitbull. The troubled actress sued the hip hop star in 2011 over the song, "Give Me Everything," which included the line, "So, I'm toptoein', to keep flowin', I got it locked up, like Lindsay…

  14. Joey Ramone's Record Collection, Clothes Up For Auction

    February 08, 2013 4:21 AM EST The private record collection of Joey Ramone is to go under the hammer, along with a selection of the late punk rock star’s iconic clothes, passport, handwritten lyrics, and even his Rolodex. It’s a fascinating insight into the Ramones frontman's tastes -- and there's a lot for…

  15. PSY: 2013 Album Preview

    January 25, 2013 6:28 PM EST PSY Title: TBA | Release Date: February/March 2013   With his newly found global appeal, PSY will release an international album this year that will feature songs in both Korean and English. PSY has hit the studio with Diplo, 2 Chainz, and told Billboard he and MC Hammer were “cooking in the…

  16. Dick Clark Remembered as 'New Year's Rockin' Eve' Parties On

    January 10, 2013 1:27 PM EST The show went on without Dick Clark as 2012 turned into 2013. Ryan Seacrest took over the full hosting duties of the ABC show, which remains named for its founder. "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest" was little different from previous years -…

  17. People's Choice 2013: Katy Perry and One Direction Feel the Love

    January 10, 2013 12:15 AM EST Four Trophies for Katy ... A Pair for 1D ... Taylor Swift Wins Fave Country Artist ... Christina Aguilera Performs Katy Perry scored five trophies at last year's People's Choice Awards, and she wasn't even there. The pop starlet made it out to this year's event, held…

  18. Yes Putting New Singer to Work on 21st Studio Album

    January 02, 2013 12:20 PM EST "He's definitely a creative spirit," Chris Squire says of Jon Davison; But first a tour where the band will play three classic albums As it prepares to dig deep into its past for its upcoming North American tour -- which will feature three of its 70s albums in their entirety --…

  19. New Year Tweets: 13 Celebs Wish You a Happy 2013

    January 01, 2013 10:15 AM EST Katy Perry, One Direction, Rick Ross, No Doubt, Taylor Swift and more tweeted their Happy New Year thoughts. 2013 came in with a flurry on Twitter via musicians like Katy Perry, Carrie Underwood, Rick Ross, No Doubt and PSY, who all found ways -- in 140 characters or less -- to say Happy New…

  20. PSY Brings Hammer, Video Actors in for 'Finale' of 'Gangnam Style'

    January 01, 2013 2:45 AM EST Has America seen the last of "Gangnam Style"? Korean rapper PSY performed the song that spawned a billion YouTube views during "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve" on Monday night in NYC -- an occasion he has called the song's U.S. "finale." …

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