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Thousands mourn B.B. King with processional, music

A Dixieland jazz band walked ahead of a slow-moving black hearse carrying the body of the blues legend.

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George Harrison letter up for sale

The note reveals previously unknown secrets about the Fab Four's recording days.

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Australian police accuse Nickelback of ‘crimes’ against music

The public was warned to "be on the look out" for the band, who commits "musical crimes."

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Elton John biopic hitting the big stage

The musical movie, called "Rocketman," has been in the works since 2011.

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WATCH: Bob Dylan makes rare TV appearance to say goodbye to David Letterman

Calling him "the greatest songwriter of modern times," David Letterman introduced his final musical guest, who performed "The Night We Called It A Day."

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Les Paul’s 100th birthday to be a national affair

June 9 will be "Les Paul Day" in the cities of New York, Nashville and Waukesha, Wisconsin, where Paul was born.

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‘Amy’ filmmakers defend the documentary

The makers of a documentary about late singer Amy Winehouse say they did not make it to point fingers at people who should have helped her.

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B.B. King memorial set for Saturday

A viewing on Friday will be open to the late guitar great's fans.

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This guy shot a behind-the-scenes look at the #BBMAs with a selfie stick

Film producer Casey Neistat goes to Sin City to take a one-of-a-kind look behind one of music's biggest nights.

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Bob Dylan to make rare TV appearance for Letterman’s retirement

The musician will be the final musical guest on "The Late Show with David Letterman."

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Film to detail life of ‘Fifth Beatle’ Brian Epstein

Simon Cowell is producing a new film about one of the most talented managers in the history of the music business.

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George Harrison’s 1963 guitar fetches nearly a half-million at auction

The Beatle borrowed it from a British music store and played it on stage several times in England and in Channel Islands in the summer of 1963.

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Taylor Swift dominates Billboard Music Awards

The "Blank Space" hitmaker took home nine trophies, including Top Artist.

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The Rolling Stones are taking your questions

The band will grant a rare fan Q&A on Monday via Twitter.

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‘King of the Blues’ B.B. King dead at age 89

The one-time farmhand who brought new fans to the blues and influenced a generation of musicians died peacefully in his sleep.

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The Edge bounces back after U2 stage fall

WATCH: The U2 guitarist got a little too close to the edge.

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Brad Paisley, super hero country stars get animated in ‘Crushin’ It’

WATCH: Country music fan or not, this video is funny and creative!

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‘The White Album’ tops Abbey Road poll

The Fab Four are on top of the long list of noteworthy projects recorded at the iconic studio.

A Grammy Award statuette is photographed, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 in Chicago.

The Grammys are moving

For the first time, music's big night will be held on a Monday.

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Dolly Parton’s ‘Coat of Many Colors’ headed to TV

The "9 to 5" hitmaker is producing a TV movie based on her life and music.

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Mariners start a 10-game home stand tonight

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A Seattle Mariners batting helmet is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Monday, March 24, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

The Mariners start a 3 game series vs. the Cleveland Indians tonight at Safeco Field and you can hear all the action on KPUG starting with the pregame show at 6:00pm.

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Warriors guard and former WSU Cougar Klay Thompson suffers concussion

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Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson lies on the court after being injured during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

Golden State guard Klay Thompson has a concussion after getting kneed in the side of the head by Houston's Trevor Ariza.

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The latest on the FIFA scandal

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Two men talk to each other in front of the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Swiss prosecutors opened criminal proceedings into FIFA's awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, only hours after seven soccer officials were arrested Wednesday pending extradition to the U.S. in a separate probe of "rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted" corruption.

Former FIFA vice president Warner leaves jail in ambulance plus UN reviewing FIFA partnerships amid corruption scandal and Blatter call the corruption cases shame, humiliate soccer.

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Adrian Peterson vents on Twitter about honoring contract

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In this Aug. 16, 2014, photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) warms up before a NFL preseason football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Minneapolis.Millions of people using the top three fantasy football platforms have generated three different answers to the question of that top draft pick. Yahoo says LeSean McCoy of Philadelphia. ESPN says Adrian Peterson. CBS Sports says it’s Jamaal Charles of Kansas City.

Adrian Peterson took to Twitter on Thursday to express his frustration over criticism he is receiving while staying away from the voluntary portion of the Minnesota Vikings offseason.

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Day 5 of the French Open: Both No. 1’s advance

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Serena Williams of the U.S. volleys the ball to Germany's Anna-Lena Friedsam during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Paris. Williams won 5-7, 6-3, -6-3.

Both Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal advance to the third round at Roland Garros.