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1. Hear Jack White's Collaboration With Rappers Insane Clown Posse

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Perez Hilton - Music Minute:
1. Is Katy Perry Making "Hummingbird Heartbeat" a Single?
2. Jack White + Insane Clown Posse + Mozart! Yes, This Really Happened!
3. Bruno Mars Is Suing the Big Bad Bug!
4. Gaga's Creative Director Elaborates on the Jo Calderone Decision

TMZ Music News:
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Stocks (Closing 8/31)

Trans World Entertainment Corp. (TWMC): $2.00 (+0.1 ) (+5.26%)
Live Nation Entertainment (LYV): $9.25 (+0.15 ) (+1.64%)
Sirius XM Radio Inc. (SIRI): $1.79 (-0.1 ) (-0.55 %)
Sony Corp (SNE): $ 22.01(-0.0013 ) (-0%)

Pandora Media (P): $13.20 ( -0.6) (-4.34 %)
Apple (AAPL ): $385 (-4.99) (-1.27 %)
Google (GOOG): $541.24 (+0.54 ) (+0.09 %)
Madison Square Garden (MSG): $24.17 (+0.9707 ) (+4.19 %)
Paid (PAYD): $ 0.24(+0.01 ) (+2.61 %)
Vivendi (VIVEF): $24.20 (+0.90) (+3.86 %)

NASDAQ Composite (COMPX): 2579.46 (+3.35 ) (+0.13 %)
Dow Jones Industrial Avg. (DJIA): 11613.53 (+53.58 ) (+0.46 %)
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