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Taylor Swift delivers surprise performance of “New Year’s Day” on “The Tonight Show”

Andrew Lipovsky/NBCTaylor Swift made an unannounced appearance on Monday's Tonight Show, performing "New Years Day," from her new album Reputation. The intimate performance, which followed host Jimmy Fallon's monologue, featured Swift sitting at a bla...
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Elton John on meeting lyricist Bernie Taupin: “Talk about kismet”

Scott Kowalchyk/CBS ©2017 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.Elton John visited The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Monday night to celebrate the release of his new, three-CD, 51-track career spanning box set, Diamonds. The collection celebr...
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How Ed Sheeran knows Taylor Swift’s song “Dress” isn’t about him

ABC/Paula LoboWhen Taylor Swift's new album Reputation came out on Friday, Swifties freaked out over the song "Dress"  -- they were convinced it was about Taylor wanting to be more than friends with her buddy Ed Sheeran.  But now Ed him...
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How Ed Sheeran knows Taylor Swift’s song “Dress” isn’t about him

ABC/Paula LoboWhen Taylor Swift's new album Reputation came out on Friday, Swifties freaked out over the song "Dress"  -- they were convinced it was about Taylor wanting to be more than friends with her buddy Ed Sheeran.  But now Ed him...
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Watch now: Kelly Clarkson featured on Cracker Barrel’s “Rocking and Stockings” live video series

Vincent PetersStarting today and continuing through December 12, you'll be able to enjoy some live performance videos from Kelly Clarkson. Kelly has teamed up with Cracker Barrel restaurants for the chain's "Rocking and Stockings" holiday video serie...
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Watch now: Kelly Clarkson featured on Cracker Barrel’s “Rocking and Stockings” live video series

Vincent PetersStarting today and continuing through December 12, you'll be able to enjoy some live performance videos from Kelly Clarkson. Kelly has teamed up with Cracker Barrel restaurants for the chain's "Rocking and Stockings" holiday video serie...
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Taylor Swift already within striking distance of one-million-plus sales week

Mert and Marcus"Call It What You Want," but Taylor Swift's new album Reputation is shaping up to be a monster success. Following the news that Reputation sold more than 700,000 copies in its first day in the U.S., Billboard reports that by the ...
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Taylor Swift already within striking distance of one-million-plus sales week

Mert and Marcus"Call It What You Want," but Taylor Swift's new album Reputation is shaping up to be a monster success. Following the news that Reputation sold more than 700,000 copies in its first day in the U.S., Billboard reports that by the ...
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Celine’s Las Vegas residency goes on and on: More dates announced

Denise TruscelloJust like her heart, Celine Dion's Las Vegas residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace will go on and on. The Canadian diva has just announced 26 additional shows for 2018, which will go on sale November 17 at noon PT. The sho...
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Celine’s Las Vegas residency goes on and on: More dates announced

Denise TruscelloJust like her heart, Celine Dion's Las Vegas residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace will go on and on. The Canadian diva has just announced 26 additional shows for 2018, which will go on sale November 17 at noon PT. The sho...
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Watch now: Sneak peek of Mariah Carey’s animated holiday movie, featuring new song “Lil Snowman”

PRNewsfoto/Universal Pictures Home EntertainmentMariah Carey’s Christmas takeover continues. Entertainment Tonight has debuted a clip from her animated holiday movie, All I Want for Christmas Is You, featuring her new song, “Lil Snowman...
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Watch now: Sneak peek of Mariah Carey’s animated holiday movie, featuring new song “Lil Snowman”

PRNewsfoto/Universal Pictures Home EntertainmentMariah Carey’s Christmas takeover continues. Entertainment Tonight has debuted a clip from her animated holiday movie, All I Want for Christmas Is You, featuring her new song, “Lil Snowman...
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Pink scores most number ones by a female artist on Adult Pop Songs chart

ABC/Lou RoccoPink has officially surpassed Katy Perry to claim the record for most number ones by a woman on the Billboard Adult Pop Songs chart. “What About Us” has become Pink’s ninth number one on the list. The last time she was n...
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Pink scores most number ones by a female artist on Adult Pop Songs chart

ABC/Lou RoccoPink has officially surpassed Katy Perry to claim the record for most number ones by a woman on the Billboard Adult Pop Songs chart. “What About Us” has become Pink’s ninth number one on the list. The last time she was n...
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..Ready for It? Taylor Swift announces Reputation tour dates; tickets on sale Dec. 13

Mert & MarcusTaylor Swift's tour in support of her new album Reputation now has its first dates. According to Taylor's website, the first round kicks off May 8 in Glendale, AZ, all of them stadium shows. Right now, she's got the tour mapped out th...
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..Ready for It? Taylor Swift announces Reputation tour dates; tickets on sale Dec. 13

Mert & MarcusTaylor Swift's tour in support of her new album Reputation now has its first dates. According to Taylor's website, the first round kicks off May 8 in Glendale, AZ, all of them stadium shows. Right now, she's got the tour mapped out th...
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Watch Seal put his spin on Sinatra with live “Luck Be a Lady” performance

Jan WeltersReady to watch Seal sing some Sinatra? Following the release of his new album of classic covers aptly-titled Standards, a sneak peek has been released of his live show for the PBS concert series Front and Center, which will air early next y...
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Watch Seal put his spin on Sinatra with live “Luck Be a Lady” performance

Jan WeltersReady to watch Seal sing some Sinatra? Following the release of his new album of classic covers aptly-titled Standards, a sneak peek has been released of his live show for the PBS concert series Front and Center, which will air early next y...
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Michael Buble schedules first concerts since son’s cancer diagnosis

Evaan KherajWhen Michael Buble's son Noah was diagnosed with cancer in November of 2016, Michael and his wife put their careers on hold to care for him.  Now, Michael has scheduled his first shows since he retreated from the spotlight. Michae...
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Michael Buble schedules first concerts since son’s cancer diagnosis

Evaan KherajWhen Michael Buble's son Noah was diagnosed with cancer in November of 2016, Michael and his wife put their careers on hold to care for him.  Now, Michael has scheduled his first shows since he retreated from the spotlight. Michae...
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Sam Smith’s “The Thrill of It All” debuts at number one

Capitol RecordsSam Smith has his first number-one album in the U.S. Sam's latest, The Thrill of It All, debuts atop the Billboard 200 album chart this week, the magazine reports. The Thrill of It All earned the top chart spot with 237,000 in sales and ...
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Sam Smith’s “The Thrill of It All” debuts at number one

Capitol RecordsSam Smith has his first number-one album in the U.S. Sam's latest, The Thrill of It All, debuts atop the Billboard 200 album chart this week, the magazine reports. The Thrill of It All earned the top chart spot with 237,000 in sales and ...
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Taylor Swift rocks a snake microphone on “Saturday Night Live”; “Reputation” sells 700K in one day

Will Heath/NBCTaylor Swift made her return to the spotlight this weekend with two musical performances on Saturday Night Live.  She didn't say anything, but her stage accessory spoke volumes. During her first number, "...Ready for It?," Taylo...
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Taylor Swift rocks a snake microphone on “Saturday Night Live”; “Reputation” sells 700K in one day

Will Heath/NBCTaylor Swift made her return to the spotlight this weekend with two musical performances on Saturday Night Live.  She didn't say anything, but her stage accessory spoke volumes. During her first number, "...Ready for It?," Taylo...
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Listen to unreleased Eagles performance of “A New Kid in Town” from deluxe “Hotel California” reissue

Rhino EntertainmentThe Eagles have offered up a new preview from the forthcoming expanded 40th anniversary reissue of their classic album, Hotel California, which will be released Friday, November 24. A live version of the band's chart-topping 1977 h...
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Listen to unreleased Eagles performance of “A New Kid in Town” from deluxe “Hotel California” reissue

Rhino EntertainmentThe Eagles have offered up a new preview from the forthcoming expanded 40th anniversary reissue of their classic album, Hotel California, which will be released Friday, November 24. A live version of the band's chart-topping 1977 h...
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Sam Smith “massively” wants to be a dad; new album tops U.K. chart

Ruven AfanadorSam Smith is currently in a relationship with actor Brandon Flynn, but regardless of whether that romance lead to marriage, Sam says he's dying to start a family one day. Asked by the U.K. tabloid The Sun if he'd like to be a dad, Sam sa...
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Sam Smith “massively” wants to be a dad; new album tops U.K. chart

Ruven AfanadorSam Smith is currently in a relationship with actor Brandon Flynn, but regardless of whether that romance lead to marriage, Sam says he's dying to start a family one day. Asked by the U.K. tabloid The Sun if he'd like to be a dad, Sam sa...
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Taylor Swift and Tiffany Haddish poke fun at Taylor’s fans’ obsessions in new “SNL” promo

Rosalind O’Connor/NBCNow that Taylor Swift's new album Reputation is out, many fans are dissecting each lyric and trying to determine who the songs are about.  The promo for Taylor's appearance on Saturday Night Live tomorrow plays off the ...
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Taylor Swift and Tiffany Haddish poke fun at Taylor’s fans’ obsessions in new “SNL” promo

Rosalind O’Connor/NBCNow that Taylor Swift's new album Reputation is out, many fans are dissecting each lyric and trying to determine who the songs are about.  The promo for Taylor's appearance on Saturday Night Live tomorrow plays off the ...
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