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President Trump now likes Taylor Swift “25% less”

Emma McIntyre/TAS18/Getty Images for TASBack in 2012, businessman and reality star Donald Trump was a huge fan of Taylor Swift, calling her "fantastic" and "terrific."  But now that Taylor is openly supporting Democratic candidates who are runni...
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Katy Perry plans to “just chill” for a while, not planning new music

ABC/Craig SjodinKaty Perry recently wrapped up her epic Witness tour, but based on what she says in a recent interview, it may be a long wait before we get any new material from her. Speaking to Footwear News, Katy says she's taking a step back from...
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Katy Perry plans to “just chill” for a while, not planning new music

ABC/Craig SjodinKaty Perry recently wrapped up her epic Witness tour, but based on what she says in a recent interview, it may be a long wait before we get any new material from her. Speaking to Footwear News, Katy says she's taking a step back from...
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Before his current hit album, Rod Stewart scrapped an all-star duet project: “I sort of prefer my versions”

RANKINRod Stewart's riding high with his 30th studio album, Blood Red Roses, which has debuted at #1 in his native U.K. But if things had gone as originally planned, he would've ended up releasing a completely different album. In 2015, the rappe...
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Before his current hit album, Rod Stewart scrapped an all-star duet project: “I sort of prefer my versions”

RANKINRod Stewart's riding high with his 30th studio album, Blood Red Roses, which has debuted at #1 in his native U.K. But if things had gone as originally planned, he would've ended up releasing a completely different album. In 2015, the rappe...
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Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper smooch and sing in video for “Look What I’ve Found”

Courtesy of Warner Bros. PicturesLady Gaga is celebrating the box office success of her new movie A Star Is Born by releasing another video for one of the soundtrack's songs. The clip, for the song "Look What I've Found," opens with Gaga's characte...
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Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper smooch and sing in video for “Look What I’ve Found”

Courtesy of Warner Bros. PicturesLady Gaga is celebrating the box office success of her new movie A Star Is Born by releasing another video for one of the soundtrack's songs. The clip, for the song "Look What I've Found," opens with Gaga's characte...
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Flashback to the ’80s & 90s with new tour featuring New Kids on the Block, Debbie Gibson, Tiffany and more

PR Newswire/Live Nation EntertainmentGet ready to party like it's 1989: New Kids on the Block have announced The MixTape Tour. The tour will feature New Kids along with Debbie Gibson, Tiffany, Salt-N-Pepa and "O.P.P." rappers Naughty By Nature, vi...
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Flashback to the ’80s & 90s with new tour featuring New Kids on the Block, Debbie Gibson, Tiffany and more

PR Newswire/Live Nation EntertainmentGet ready to party like it's 1989: New Kids on the Block have announced The MixTape Tour. The tour will feature New Kids along with Debbie Gibson, Tiffany, Salt-N-Pepa and "O.P.P." rappers Naughty By Nature, vi...
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Lukas Graham to perform on “Dancing with the Stars” tonight, announces U.S. tour for early 2019

Rasmus Weng KarlsenIt feels like it's been "7 Years" since Lukas Graham last toured the U.S., but the Danish band is coming back around in early 2019. In support of their upcoming release 3 (The Purple Album), Lukas Graham will kick off a tour Februar...
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Lukas Graham to perform on “Dancing with the Stars” tonight, announces U.S. tour for early 2019

Rasmus Weng KarlsenIt feels like it's been "7 Years" since Lukas Graham last toured the U.S., but the Danish band is coming back around in early 2019. In support of their upcoming release 3 (The Purple Album), Lukas Graham will kick off a tour Februar...
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Taylor Swift breaks her political silence, endorses Democrats in passionate post on midterm elections

ABC/Donna SvennevikTaylor Swift -- the notoriously apolitical pop star -- broke her political silence Sunday night in a passionate and lengthy Instagram post, in which she endorsed a Democratic candidate for Tennessee Senate and urged Americans to vot...
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Taylor Swift breaks her political silence, endorses Democrats in passionate post on midterm elections

ABC/Donna SvennevikTaylor Swift -- the notoriously apolitical pop star -- broke her political silence Sunday night in a passionate and lengthy Instagram post, in which she endorsed a Democratic candidate for Tennessee Senate and urged Americans to vot...
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The Winner Takes It All: Cher scores biggest sales week of 2018 for a pop album by a woman

Warner Bros.Mamma Mia! Cher's new album of ABBA covers, Dancing Queen, has debuted at #3 on the Billboard album chart, tying the record for her highest-charting solo album ever.  What's more, it also scored the biggest sales week of the year fo...
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The Winner Takes It All: Cher scores biggest sales week of 2018 for a pop album by a woman

Warner Bros.Mamma Mia! Cher's new album of ABBA covers, Dancing Queen, has debuted at #3 on the Billboard album chart, tying the record for her highest-charting solo album ever.  What's more, it also scored the biggest sales week of the year fo...
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Maren Morris and Sugarland surprise fans at Taylor Swift’s final U.S. Reputation Tour dates

Matt Winkelmeyer/TAS18/Getty Images for TASTaylor Swift had plenty of surprises in store this weekend for the last two U.S. dates on her Reputation Stadium Tour. Friday night in Dallas, TX, native Maren Morris joined Taylor to do sing her pop hit, &ldq...
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Maren Morris and Sugarland surprise fans at Taylor Swift’s final U.S. Reputation Tour dates

Matt Winkelmeyer/TAS18/Getty Images for TASTaylor Swift had plenty of surprises in store this weekend for the last two U.S. dates on her Reputation Stadium Tour. Friday night in Dallas, TX, native Maren Morris joined Taylor to do sing her pop hit, &ldq...
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Steve Perry to be interviewed live on ABC’s “Good Morning America” this Monday

Credit: Myriam SantosToday, Steve Perry released Traces, his first album of new music since he and Journey went their separate ways in the late '90s.  To promote the record, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will visit ABC's Good Morning America on ...
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Steve Perry to be interviewed live on ABC’s “Good Morning America” this Monday

Credit: Myriam SantosToday, Steve Perry released Traces, his first album of new music since he and Journey went their separate ways in the late '90s.  To promote the record, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will visit ABC's Good Morning America on ...
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Kelly Clarkson joining Justin Timberlake in the new “Trolls” movie

Carter SmithKelly Clarkson has joined the cast of Trolls World Tour, the upcoming sequel to the hit animated film Trolls. According to Deadline, Kelly will voice a character named Delta Dawn, the mayor of the Country Trolls.  Her character's nam...
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Kelly Clarkson joining Justin Timberlake in the new “Trolls” movie

Carter SmithKelly Clarkson has joined the cast of Trolls World Tour, the upcoming sequel to the hit animated film Trolls. According to Deadline, Kelly will voice a character named Delta Dawn, the mayor of the Country Trolls.  Her character's nam...
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Watch now: Christmas meets Halloween in Pentatonix’s “Making Christmas” video

RCA RecordsPentatonix is mixing Christmas cheer with some Christmas creepiness in the new video for their cover of “Making Christmas,” from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. The clip features the a cappella group dressed i...
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Watch now: Christmas meets Halloween in Pentatonix’s “Making Christmas” video

RCA RecordsPentatonix is mixing Christmas cheer with some Christmas creepiness in the new video for their cover of “Making Christmas,” from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. The clip features the a cappella group dressed i...
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Rod Stewart scores ninth #1 album in the UK with “Blood Red Roses”

Republic RecordsRod Stewart told ABC Radio recently that he'd be "bloody over the moon" if his new album, Blood Red Roses, did well.  We'll, Rod's probably halfway to Mars today, because the album has debuted at #1 in his native U.K. Blood Red Ros...
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Rod Stewart scores ninth #1 album in the UK with “Blood Red Roses”

Republic RecordsRod Stewart told ABC Radio recently that he'd be "bloody over the moon" if his new album, Blood Red Roses, did well.  We'll, Rod's probably halfway to Mars today, because the album has debuted at #1 in his native U.K. Blood Red Ros...
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Listen now: Elle King shakes her own spirit on new track, “Little Bit of Lovin'”

Dennis Leupold"Little Bit of Lovin'," the latest track released from Elle King's upcoming album, Shake the Spirit, was quite the emotional experience for the singer.  According to Elle, by the time she was done recording it, she was on the floo...
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Listen now: Elle King shakes her own spirit on new track, “Little Bit of Lovin'”

Dennis Leupold"Little Bit of Lovin'," the latest track released from Elle King's upcoming album, Shake the Spirit, was quite the emotional experience for the singer.  According to Elle, by the time she was done recording it, she was on the floo...
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Katy Perry teams up with QVC for shoe sale to benefit breast cancer awareness

ABC/Craig SjodinKaty Perry is stepping up for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The singer will join the 25th annual QVC Presents FFANY Shoes on Sale to benefit breast cancer research and education. Shoppers will get to enjoy at least half off on designe...
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Katy Perry teams up with QVC for shoe sale to benefit breast cancer awareness

ABC/Craig SjodinKaty Perry is stepping up for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The singer will join the 25th annual QVC Presents FFANY Shoes on Sale to benefit breast cancer research and education. Shoppers will get to enjoy at least half off on designe...
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Steve Perry’s musical journey continues with new album “Traces,” out today

Fantasy RecordsBelieve it or not, ex-Journey frontman Steve Perry is back with his first new music in more than 20 years, as his hotly anticipated solo album Traces hits stores today. In a new video about the making of the album, Perry explains that af...
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