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How the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame Is All Wrong, Even When It Gets It Right

Applauding the Rock’n’Roll Hall of Fame for getting something right to me is like praising Mr. Trump for doing something “presidential.” Sure, sometimes the president can read a teleprompter without an inappropriate adlib or sit through a public c

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Prince Died From Accidental Overdose of Opioid Painkiller

Officials in Minnesota said the singer sustained an accidental overdose of self-administered fentanyl, a type of synthetic opiate.

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SNL's Tribute to Prince Had Some Fans Thrilled & Others Pissed Off... - The WOW Report

Fans are complaining on social media (what's new?) about the second half of this week’s broadcast, which was a compilation of vintage sketches...

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Bon Jovi just completed new studio album

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Gene Simmons on Prince: 'How Pathetic That He Killed Himself'

Kiss singer recalls meeting the late musician at a show with then-girlfriend Diana Ross

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Beyonce is Destroying Your Daughter, Not Empowering Her

Over the weekend, pop singer Beyonce released a new album called

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Cyndi Lauper Charts Her Own Path — Thanks, In Part, To Patsy Cline

She says seeing Cline on TV as a child helped her rethink the possibilities for spirited women. Her new album, Detour, brings a country sound to the pop icon's repertoire.

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10 Surprising Facts About Prince | Mental Floss

While most people know about the singer’s infamous name change, here are 10 things you might not have known about the artist formerly known as The Artist Formerly Known as Prince.

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25 essential Prince tracks | EW.com

It’s tough to weigh the catalog of The Purple One. Over a career that spanned five decades, nearly 40 studio albums, and more than 100 singles — and included collaborations with the likes of Madonna, Chaka Khan, Patti LaBelle, and No Doubt — the pro

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Prince in Performance, From the 1980s to the Present

A portrait of an artist who was rarely the same, but always himself.

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Watch Prince's Incredible 'My Guitar Gently Weeps' Solo | Rolling Stone

Prince, Tom Petty, Steve Winwood, Jeff Lynne and others performed 'My Guitar Gently Weeps' at the 2004 Rock Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

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Mariah Carey's Brother Claims The Singer Won't Pay For Their Dying Sister's Medical Treatment

Mariah Carey is known for her diva-ish excess. But — if it's true — what's going on between the singer and her siblings seems way beyond the bounds of her normal character. Morgan Carey, the eldest of the three siblings, is claiming

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Grammys 2016 Winners: The Complete List

Music's biggest night of the year is already off to an exciting start! The 58th Annual Grammy Awa...

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50 Years of 'Rubber Soul': How the Beatles Invented the Future of Pop | Rolling Stone

Rob Sheffield explains how the Beatles truly came into their own on 'Rubber Soul,' released 50 years ago today.

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The Beatles make “A Day In The Life” flash before your eyes · Hear This · The A.V. Club

In the interview for my first real job in journalism—a general-assignment beat for the features section of my college newspaper—I was asked to name the greatest pop song ever written.

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Boy George to Spin DJ Set at Museum of Contemporary Art's 'Bowie' Event

Guests dressing for the $100-per-ticket event are advised to "let your freak flag fly."