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Imagine Dragons roar to top of Billboard chart

The band's new release, "Smoke + Mirrors," has sold 195,000 copies.

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iTunes users like U2 after all

All those people who complained about U2's free album account appear to be a vocal minority.

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Bon Jovi helps provide ‘spoon full of hope’ to hometown

Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant on the Jersey shore near his childhood home.

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Mary J. Blige heading to ‘Empire’

The R&B star is the latest to land a guest role on the hit Fox drama.

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‘Physical Graffiti’ was a labor of love for Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page wanted to remaster Led Zeppelin's music because he hates how modern versions sound.

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Jimi Hendrix gets ‘animated’ for last interview

The audio clip of journalist Keith Altham's chat, which he recorded a week before Hendrix's death in 1970, has been given the cartoon treatment.

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Roger Taylor fighting to keep his Freddie Mercury statue

The percussionist erected the statue in his garden to honor the band's late frontman, but neighbors complain the monument is illegal.

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Music connects ailing Glen Campbell and daughter Ashley

Although she can't have a typical conversation with her father, Campbell's daughter says she's able to speak to him through music.

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Def Leppard doesn’t need a Rock Hall induction

Joe Elliott has added his name to the list of rockers who will turn down an induction to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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Credit cards, driver’s licenses among items at ‘legendary’ auction

Rare photographs and important documents from Kurt Cobain and Frank Sinatra are among the items up for grabs.

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Willie Nelson to star in new film

The country music veteran is set to star alongside actress Charlotte Rampling in a new movie filmed on his private ranch in Texas.

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ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons plans Latin-themed solo album

The guitar great plans a solo album full of his favorite rhythms.

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Taylor Swift & Jimmy Fallon dancing on the Jumbotron

The "Blank Space" hitmaker loves hanging out with the "Tonight Show" host and getting caught on the dance cam.

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Grateful Dead duo, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper among Songwriters Hall inductees

Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter, country music star Toby Keith and "Time After Time" singer Cyndi Lauper will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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Lou Reed blasts the Beatles from beyond the grave

A recently discovered 1987 interview sheds light on the Velvet Underground star, who passed away in 2013.

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‘Empire’ soundtrack coming out next month

The cast and guest stars on the hit Fox show will be featured on an official soundtrack.

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Axl Rose reportedly turns down big bucks for GNR reunion

Bassist Richard Fortus says the rocker snubbed all lucrative deals to get the original lineup back together.

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Singers avoid duets with Kelly Clarkson like ‘the plague’

The "American Idol" star insists she has a difficult time persuading singers to duet with her.

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Willie Nelson autobiography to detail life on – and off – stage

"It's a Long Story: My Life" is due out this spring.

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Pharrell plans ‘Happy’ picture book

The Grammy winner has a "Happy" deal for a series of children's picture books.

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Williams-Goss Named Capitol One Third Team Academic All-American

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Washington's Nigel Williams-Goss shoots the ball in the second half of an NCAA basketball game against Eastern Washington, on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 in Seattle. Washington won the game 81-77.

UW sophomore Nigel Williams-Goss became the first Academic All-American in UW men’s basketball history as he was named a Academic All-America Third Team.

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FCC rules Internet companies must act in ‘public interest’

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The regulatory agency voted 3-2 in favor of rules aimed at enforcing what's called "net neutrality."

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Forget the Double-Down, KFC launches edible coffee cups

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Kentucky Fried Chicken is testing edible coffee cups in some of its stores. Maybe next they'll try edible chicken.

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Drew Barrymore plans tell-all book of essays

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The "Charlie's Angels" star will lift the lid on the details of her wild youth and Hollywood career.