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Taylor Swift releasing ‘Lover’ title track Friday; takes home Teen Choice Icon Award

Frank Micelotta/FOXSwifties rejoice!  Taylor Swift says she's dropping the next track of her upcoming Lover album in just a few days.   Swift made the surprise announcement at the Teen Choice Awards Sunday night, where she won...
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What I did on my summer vacation, by Adele, age 31

Dave J Hogan/Getty Images Adele hasn't been on social media since June, but if you were hoping it was because she was in a recording studio working on the follow-up to her 2015 album 25, well, sorry.  Turns out she was busy having fun.The star ...
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What I did on my summer vacation, by Adele, age 31

Dave J Hogan/Getty Images Adele hasn't been on social media since June, but if you were hoping it was because she was in a recording studio working on the follow-up to her 2015 album 25, well, sorry.  Turns out she was busy having fun.The star ...
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R.E.M.’s Mike Mills joins Hootie & the Blowfish onstage at NYC’s Madison Square Garden

Todd & Chris Owyoung Hootie & the Blowfish are very vocal about the fact that R.E.M. is their favorite group and one of their biggest inspirations.  In fact, the title of their upcoming album Imperfect Circle was inspired by the R.E.M. ...
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R.E.M.’s Mike Mills joins Hootie & the Blowfish onstage at NYC’s Madison Square Garden

Todd & Chris Owyoung Hootie & the Blowfish are very vocal about the fact that R.E.M. is their favorite group and one of their biggest inspirations.  In fact, the title of their upcoming album Imperfect Circle was inspired by the R.E.M. ...
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Lady Gaga reveals plans to give back to El Paso, Dayton and Gilroy after recent mass shootings

ABC/Rick RowellLady Gaga has penned a letter to the victims of the recent mass shootings in El Paso, TX, Dayton, OH and Gilroy, CA. In the message, posted to her Facebook page, Gaga reveals that she has partnered with DonorsChoose.org -- as well as ...
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Lady Gaga reveals plans to give back to El Paso, Dayton and Gilroy after recent mass shootings

ABC/Rick RowellLady Gaga has penned a letter to the victims of the recent mass shootings in El Paso, TX, Dayton, OH and Gilroy, CA. In the message, posted to her Facebook page, Gaga reveals that she has partnered with DonorsChoose.org -- as well as ...
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Katy Perry explains why she likes “English gentlemen”: “I obviously have a type”

ABC/Randy HolmesKaty Perry isn’t spilling any English tea on when or where she’ll be marrying Orlando Bloom, but she did tell the U.K. radio show Heart Breakfast why she has a thing for “English gentlemen.” "I obviously have...
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Katy Perry explains why she likes “English gentlemen”: “I obviously have a type”

ABC/Randy HolmesKaty Perry isn’t spilling any English tea on when or where she’ll be marrying Orlando Bloom, but she did tell the U.K. radio show Heart Breakfast why she has a thing for “English gentlemen.” "I obviously have...
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Ed Sheeran releases new video for “Nothing on You”; notches fourth week atop UK albums chart

Mark SurridgeEd Sheeran has released a new music video for “Nothing on You,” featuring Argentinian rapper Paulo Londra and British rapper/singer Dave. The clip features the three riding bikes around London at night. They also take turns s...
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Ed Sheeran releases new video for “Nothing on You”; notches fourth week atop UK albums chart

Mark SurridgeEd Sheeran has released a new music video for “Nothing on You,” featuring Argentinian rapper Paulo Londra and British rapper/singer Dave. The clip features the three riding bikes around London at night. They also take turns s...
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Lady Gaga accused of stealing melody for “Shallow”

ABC/Rick RowellLady Gaga is reportedly being accused of stealing the melody for her Oscar-winning A Star Is Born song “Shallow.” According to Page Six, the singer is being threatened with a multi-million-dollar lawsuit from a songwriter na...
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Lady Gaga accused of stealing melody for “Shallow”

ABC/Rick RowellLady Gaga is reportedly being accused of stealing the melody for her Oscar-winning A Star Is Born song “Shallow.” According to Page Six, the singer is being threatened with a multi-million-dollar lawsuit from a songwriter na...
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Fans think Taylor Swift is hinting she’s engaged to Joe Alwyn

Valheria RochaIs Taylor Swift engaged to Joe Alwyn? Fans think the singer is dropping hints about an impending marriage in the title track of her upcoming Lover album. In Taylor’s new Vogue cover story, writer Abby Aguirre previews a snippet of t...
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Fans think Taylor Swift is hinting she’s engaged to Joe Alwyn

Valheria RochaIs Taylor Swift engaged to Joe Alwyn? Fans think the singer is dropping hints about an impending marriage in the title track of her upcoming Lover album. In Taylor’s new Vogue cover story, writer Abby Aguirre previews a snippet of t...
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John Mayer debuts surprise new song with Chris Stapleton on stage in Nashville

ABC/Randy HolmesAt his Nashville tour stop Thursday night, John Mayer debuted a surprise new song with country star Chris Stapleton. Halfway through his set at Bridgestone Arena, John told the audience he would be bringing out a friend on stage. "I sa...
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John Mayer debuts surprise new song with Chris Stapleton on stage in Nashville

ABC/Randy HolmesAt his Nashville tour stop Thursday night, John Mayer debuted a surprise new song with country star Chris Stapleton. Halfway through his set at Bridgestone Arena, John told the audience he would be bringing out a friend on stage. "I sa...
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Alessia Cara was really “Rooting for You” on new track

Def Jam RecordingsAlessia Cara has released the second new track off her upcoming EP, This Summer. The song, “Rooting for You,” is about a friend who starts acting differently, much to Alessia's disappointment. She previously tweeted that ...
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Alessia Cara was really “Rooting for You” on new track

Def Jam RecordingsAlessia Cara has released the second new track off her upcoming EP, This Summer. The song, “Rooting for You,” is about a friend who starts acting differently, much to Alessia's disappointment. She previously tweeted that ...
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Adam Lambert says he was “overwhelmed” by being “the gay guy” on “American Idol”

Courtesy: BillboardIn a new story for Billboard’s Pride issue, Adam Lambert talks about his journey as an LGBTQ person in the public eye.  The American Idol season eight runner-up admits being thrust into the spotlight so quickly on that s...
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Adam Lambert says he was “overwhelmed” by being “the gay guy” on “American Idol”

Courtesy: BillboardIn a new story for Billboard’s Pride issue, Adam Lambert talks about his journey as an LGBTQ person in the public eye.  The American Idol season eight runner-up admits being thrust into the spotlight so quickly on that s...
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Listen now: Katy Perry makes “Small Talk” with new single

Capitol RecordsAfter teasing lyrics to the song on her socials, Katy Perry last night released a brand-new single, "Small Talk." Dropping just a few minutes after midnight, "Small Talk's" an up-tempo take on breaking up with a lover and then trying to...
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Listen now: Katy Perry makes “Small Talk” with new single

Capitol RecordsAfter teasing lyrics to the song on her socials, Katy Perry last night released a brand-new single, "Small Talk." Dropping just a few minutes after midnight, "Small Talk's" an up-tempo take on breaking up with a lover and then trying to...
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James Taylor to perform at Save the Children’s Centennial Celebration

ABC/Randy HolmesJames Taylor will give a special performance at Centennial Celebration: Once in a Lifetime, a gala charity event that will raise funds for the international humanitarian organization Save the Children. The event will be hosted by Jenni...
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James Taylor to perform at Save the Children’s Centennial Celebration

ABC/Randy HolmesJames Taylor will give a special performance at Centennial Celebration: Once in a Lifetime, a gala charity event that will raise funds for the international humanitarian organization Save the Children. The event will be hosted by Jenni...
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Chris Daughtry features wife and kids in new “As You Are” video

Dove ShoreTo make the video for Daughtry’s song “As You Are,” frontman Chris Daughtry enlisted his real-life wife Deanna, who co-wrote the song, and their three children. It’s the first time his family has appeared in one of hi...
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Chris Daughtry features wife and kids in new “As You Are” video

Dove ShoreTo make the video for Daughtry’s song “As You Are,” frontman Chris Daughtry enlisted his real-life wife Deanna, who co-wrote the song, and their three children. It’s the first time his family has appeared in one of hi...
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Alessia Cara reveals track list for new EP “This Summer”; new song “Rooting for You” out tomorrow

Walt Disney Television/Paula LoboAlessia Cara has released the cover art and the track listing for her upcoming EP, This Summer. The six-song collection will feature her current single “Ready,” as well as tracks called “Okay Okay,&rd...
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Alessia Cara reveals track list for new EP “This Summer”; new song “Rooting for You” out tomorrow

Walt Disney Television/Paula LoboAlessia Cara has released the cover art and the track listing for her upcoming EP, This Summer. The six-song collection will feature her current single “Ready,” as well as tracks called “Okay Okay,&rd...
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Shawn Mendes spends 21st birthday with Camila Cabello

ABC/Image Group LAShawn Mendes turns 21 today -- and what better way to spend it than with his rumored girlfriend and “Senorita” duet partner Camila Cabello? TMZ cameras caught the two walking hand-in-hand Thursday after enjoying a meal a...
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