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Obama Drops Inaugural Mixtape With Stevie Wonder, James Taylor & More

As President Obama prepares for his second inauguration on Monday (January 21), he dropped the Presidential Inauguration playlist on Spotify. The list of songs cuts across demographic divides, including rock, soul and R&B. A few […]

01/18/2013

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Deadmau5 Headlines Post-GRAMMY EDM Bash For Children’s Hospital

EDM superstar Deadmau5 is set to headline a special post-GRAMMYS benefit concert on February 10 at the House of Blues on Sunset in West Hollywood to support Children’s Orthopedic Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. […]

01/18/2013

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Frank Ocean In Six-Way Tie For Most GRAMMY Noms

He stands with Kanye West, Jay-Z, The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach, fun., and Mumford & Sons as the six artists who have six nominations each, topping all other artists.

12/06/2012

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Alicia Keys Reflects On Her First GRAMMY Win

“I didn’t know where I was or what I was doing there and literally it felt like I had suddenly been beamed into the TV. It was the most out-of-body experience I’d ever had.”

12/04/2012

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Hear The Remastered ‘Grey Album': The Beatles’ ‘White Album’ Meets Jay-Z’s ‘Black Album’

Just like Danger Mouse’s 2004 original, the new version is available for free.

11/28/2012

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Bruce Springsteen, Jay-Z To Play Obama Campaign Stop

Two of the biggest stars in popular music will team up for a big 11th hour rally for President Obama. Brent Colburn, the National Communications Director for the President’s campaign team Obama for America, tweeted that Bruce Springsteen and Jay-Z will support the President’s re-election campaign in Columbus, Ohio on Monday.

11/01/2012

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Jay-Z Uses U2’s ‘Elevation’ On ‘NBA 2K13′ Video Game Soundtrack

U2 have battled alongside Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (for 2001’s “Elevation” video) and written songs for Batman (“Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me” from the “Batman Forever” soundtrack), but now the Irish rockers will help soundtrack an NBA video game.

08/01/2012

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Elton John To Give Jay-Z “Big Hug” For Gays Everywhere

Elton John recently praised Jay-Z for his pro-gay mariage stance. But for the singer, words may not be enough.

07/26/2012

Rock Flashback: Too Fast To Live, Too Young To Die

The date was September 30, 1955. Rising young actor James Dean was killed in a traffic accident in California at age 24. Although his life overlapped what we consider to be the rock era by […]

09/30/2011

2011 Grammy Nominees Announced!

Wednesday night, the recording industry and all of America were abuzz with pageantry and promise as the 2011 Grammy Nominations were announced at the Grammy Nominations Concert at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. We […]

12/01/2010

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