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Jason Mraz announces Live In Stereo acoustic fall tour

Justin BettmanJason Mraz's summer tour hasn't even started yet, and he's already announced a fall tour. The Live In Stereo tour will feature Jason performing with his longtime percussionist Toca Rivera for a series of intimate acoustic performances...
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Jason Mraz announces Live In Stereo acoustic fall tour

Justin BettmanJason Mraz's summer tour hasn't even started yet, and he's already announced a fall tour. The Live In Stereo tour will feature Jason performing with his longtime percussionist Toca Rivera for a series of intimate acoustic performances...
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Christina Aguilera says going on tour is “scary,” but she’ll have her “mama’s girl” with her for support

MILAN ZRNICChristina Aguilera is preparing to headline her first tour in more than a decade, and she says the idea of hitting the road again is a bit daunting because of all the changes in her life since then. “It’s scary. I wasn&rsq...
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Christina Aguilera says going on tour is “scary,” but she’ll have her “mama’s girl” with her for support

MILAN ZRNICChristina Aguilera is preparing to headline her first tour in more than a decade, and she says the idea of hitting the road again is a bit daunting because of all the changes in her life since then. “It’s scary. I wasn&rsq...
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Kelly Clarkson and Josh Groban get in on the country/pop crossover craze

Vincent PetersThe Backstreet Boys with Florida Georgia Line.  Bebe Rexha with Florida Georgia Line.  Maren Morris with Zedd. Seems like country musicians recording with pop stars is the latest craze, and now two more pop stars are getting ...
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Kelly Clarkson and Josh Groban get in on the country/pop crossover craze

Vincent PetersThe Backstreet Boys with Florida Georgia Line.  Bebe Rexha with Florida Georgia Line.  Maren Morris with Zedd. Seems like country musicians recording with pop stars is the latest craze, and now two more pop stars are getting ...
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Pink’s Beautiful Trauma tour hits $100 million in ticket sales

ABC/Lou RoccoPink’s Beautiful Trauma tour is on track to become her highest-grossing tour yet, according to Billboard. The trek tops Billboard’s Hot Tours chart this week, earning more than $100 million in ticket sales for its first leg...
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Pink’s Beautiful Trauma tour hits $100 million in ticket sales

ABC/Lou RoccoPink’s Beautiful Trauma tour is on track to become her highest-grossing tour yet, according to Billboard. The trek tops Billboard’s Hot Tours chart this week, earning more than $100 million in ticket sales for its first leg...
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Alessia Cara says new album, titled “The Pains of Growing,” is a “little bit more mature”

Def Jam RecordingsAlessia Cara has released her new single "Growing Pains," and now Billboard reports that her sophomore album is called The Pains of Growing.  Why not just call them both Growing Pains?  Alessia says it's because she wanted t...
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Taylor Swift gets roses from U2 ahead of Dublin show and she was not ready for it

Mert & MarcusAhead of her Friday night show in Dublin, Ireland, Taylor Swift received a warm Irish welcome from none other than U2. The iconic Irish band sent her a bouquet of red roses along with a card signed, “From your Irish fan club&he...
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Taylor Swift gets roses from U2 ahead of Dublin show and she was not ready for it

Mert & MarcusAhead of her Friday night show in Dublin, Ireland, Taylor Swift received a warm Irish welcome from none other than U2. The iconic Irish band sent her a bouquet of red roses along with a card signed, “From your Irish fan club&he...
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New Music Friday roundup: Alessia Cara, Bebe Rexha and DNCE debut new tunes

Def Jam RecordingsIt's New Music Friday, so here's a rundown of some of the new music that's available right now: -- After teasing the new release on social media, Alessia Cara has debuted “Growing Pains” – the first single off he...
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New Music Friday roundup: Alessia Cara, Bebe Rexha and DNCE debut new tunes

Def Jam RecordingsIt's New Music Friday, so here's a rundown of some of the new music that's available right now: -- After teasing the new release on social media, Alessia Cara has debuted “Growing Pains” – the first single off he...
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Neil Diamond & Sara Bareilles receive special honors at Songwriters Hall of Fame gala; John Mellencamp, Kool & the Gang are inducted

Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of FameThursday night in New York City, some of music's top singers showed up to pay tribute to the people who put the words in their mouth: the songwriters.  At the annual Songwriters Hall of Fame...
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Neil Diamond & Sara Bareilles receive special honors at Songwriters Hall of Fame gala; John Mellencamp, Kool & the Gang are inducted

Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of FameThursday night in New York City, some of music's top singers showed up to pay tribute to the people who put the worlds in their mouth: the songwriters.  At the annual Songwriters Hall of Fam...
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Christina Aguilera and Jimmy Fallon busk in a New York subway station on “The Tonight Show”

Andrew Lipovsky/NBCChristina Aguilera was one of Jimmy Fallon's guests on Thursday's Tonight Show to promote her first album in six years, Liberation. The appearance included the two busking in a New York City subway station. Aguilera and Fallon taped ...
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Christina Aguilera and Jimmy Fallon busk in a New York subway station on “The Tonight Show”

Andrew Lipovsky/NBCChristina Aguilera was one of Jimmy Fallon's guests on Thursday's Tonight Show to promote her first album in six years, Liberation. The appearance included the two busking in a New York City subway station. Aguilera and Fallon taped ...
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Jason Mraz on why his pal Sara Bareilles deserves her Songwriters Hall of Fame honor: “She’s a really powerful writer”

Desiree Navarro/Getty ImagesAt the Songwriters Hall of Fame annual induction gala Thursday night in New York, Sara Bareilles was given the prestigious Hal David Starlight Award.  Her friend Jason Mraz was on hand to present her with the honor, and...
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Jason Mraz on why his pal Sara Bareilles deserves her Songwriters Hall of Fame honor: “She’s a really powerful writer”

Desiree Navarro/Getty ImagesAt the Songwriters Hall of Fame annual induction gala Thursday night in New York, Sara Bareilles was given the prestigious Hal David Starlight Award.  Her friend Jason Mraz was on hand to present her with the honor, and...
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Looks like he won’t make it: Barry Manilow cancels tonight’s Vegas residency kickoff due to illness

Courtesy STILETTO EntertainmentBad timing for Barry Manilow. The singer was set to kick off his new Las Vegas residency -- Manilow Las Vegas: The Hits Come Home -- tonight at the Westgate, but instead, he's been hospitalized with a bronchial infec...
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Looks like he won’t make it: Barry Manilow cancels tonight’s Vegas residency kickoff due to illness

Courtesy STILETTO EntertainmentBad timing for Barry Manilow. The singer was set to kick off his new Las Vegas residency -- Manilow Las Vegas: The Hits Come Home -- tonight at the Westgate, but instead, he's been hospitalized with a bronchial infec...
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John Mayer will guest-star on HQ Trivia Sunday night

Carlos SerraoSinger, songwriter, guitarist, comedian...game show host? John Mayer will be appearing on the wildly-popular live online game HQ Trivia this weekend. The game's Twitter page announced the news this afternoon, tweeting, "We're excited to a...
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John Mayer will guest-star on HQ Trivia Sunday night

Carlos SerraoSinger, songwriter, guitarist, comedian...game show host? John Mayer will be appearing on the wildly-popular live online game HQ Trivia this weekend. The game's Twitter page announced the news this afternoon, tweeting, "We're excited to a...
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SeaWorld responds to Pink’s criticism: “The health of our whales…will always be our top concern

Ryan AylsworthFollowing PETA's announcement that Pink had submitted a question on the organization's behalf to SeaWorld during an online shareholder meeting, SeaWorld is now responding. As previously reported, Pink asked why SeaWorld would not "tran...
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SeaWorld responds to Pink’s criticism: “The health of our whales…will always be our top concern

Ryan AylsworthFollowing PETA's announcement that Pink had submitted a question on the organization's behalf to SeaWorld during an online shareholder meeting, SeaWorld is now responding. As previously reported, Pink asked why SeaWorld would not "tran...
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Madonna finally confirms she’s back working with her “Music” collaborator

Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images via ABCIn April, Madonna teased on her Instagram and Twitter that she was working on new songs with Mirwais,  one of the producers of her highly successful 2000 album, Music.  While she kept including his name in ...
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Madonna finally confirms she’s back working with her “Music” collaborator

Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images via ABCIn April, Madonna teased on her Instagram and Twitter that she was working on new songs with Mirwais,  one of the producers of her highly successful 2000 album, Music.  While she kept including his name in ...
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Adele pays tribute to Grenfell fire victims on one-year anniversary of the blaze

Alasdair McLellanOn Thursday, the one-year anniversary of the devastating Grenfell Tower fire in London, Adele paid tribute to the victims. The singer was seen singing Bill Withers’ “Lean On Me” along with the crowd who'd gathere...
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Adele pays tribute to Grenfell fire victims on one-year anniversary of the blaze

Alasdair McLellanOn Thursday, the one-year anniversary of the devastating Grenfell Tower fire in London, Adele paid tribute to the victims. The singer was seen singing Bill Withers’ “Lean On Me” along with the crowd who'd gathere...
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Dr. Luke’s legal team: Katy Perry has confirmed he didn’t assault her

ABC/Image Group LAFollowing yesterday's bombshell news, revealed in court documents, that Kesha told Lady Gaga that her producer Dr. Luke sexually assaulted Katy Perry, Luke's team is now fighting back. A statement from the hit-making producer's le...
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