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Interview: Carlos Santana Likens Pitbull Collab to Nelson Mandela, Talks Original Lineup Reunion

The paper was quick to issue a correction, much to the bemusement of readers on Twitter.


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Signer At Nelson Mandela Ceremony Deemed A ‘Fake’

Thousands of mourners gathered FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa on Thursday to celebrate the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. Over 90 heads of state appeared at the historic event to pay their respects […]


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Peter Gabriel Remembers Nelson Mandela: ‘It Leaves an Enormous Hole’

Gabriel was hosting the WITNESS 2013 Focus For Change Event, which served as an ad hoc tribute to Mandela’s influence.


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Bono Reflects On Nelson Mandela’s Life & Work

As the world mourns South African leader and humanitarian Nelson Mandela after his death Thursday (Dec. 5th), many are remembering the anti-apartheid icon with heartfelt tributes and reflections for his lasting legacy, not only in […]



Remembering Nelson Mandela: Music Community Mourns

Nelson Mandela, the first black President of South Africa and anti-apartheid icon, died today (Dec. 5) at his home. He was 95.


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Watch U2 Celebrate Nelson Mandela in New Video for ‘Ordinary Love’

The band’s first new song in three years is featured in the upcoming Nelson Mandela biopic, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, and the lyric video, which premiered today (Nov. 21) on Facebook, honors the man with a little harmless vandalism.


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Listen To U2’s First New Song In Three Years

U2 has a brand new song–their first in three years–but it wasn’t written for their long awaited follow-up to 2009’s ‘No Line On The Horizon.’