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Zooey Deschanel Welcomes a Daughter, Marries Movie Producer Jacob Pechenik

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 8:34pm
The New Girl's got a new girl. Zooey Deschanel gave birth to a daughter last week with film producer Jacob Pechenik. As well, Deschanel and...
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Bruno Mars & Mark Ronson's 'Uptown Funk' Goes Blockbuster: Watch 280 Movies 'Cover' the Hit

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 8:15pm
YouTube user DonDraperSaysWhat may have crafted a music video for "Uptown Funk" that rivals the dance moves of Bruno Mars in his hit tune with...
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Gwen Stefani & Gavin Rossdale File for Divorce

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 7:49pm
Gwen Stefani has reportedly filed for divorce from her husband, Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale, following 13 years of marriage. ...
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Taylor Swift Wishes Karlie Kloss Happy Birthday With a Calvin Harris Photo

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 7:18pm
Karlie Kloss isn't feeling 22 anymore -- because it's her 23rd birthday. Taylor Swift wished her best friend a happy birthday Monday (Aug. 3) on...
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Courtney Love Was Suspicious About Kurt Cobain Suicide, New Alice in Chains Book Claims

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 7:13pm
Courtney Love has been outspoken against police reopening the investigation into the death of her former husband and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain,...
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Jennifer Nettles Exits Universal Nashville: Exclusive Statement

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 7:10pm
Jennifer Nettles has announced that she and Universal Music Group are parting ways. "I want to thank Universal Nashville for 11 wonderful years," the...
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D.R.A.M. Releases Revamped '$' Featuring Donnie Trumpet: Listen

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:51pm
D.R.A.M., the Virginia singer best known for his single "Cha Cha," has released a reworked version of "$." The song was originally featured on his #...
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Folk-Soul Singer-Songwriter Lianne La Havas on the Worldly Inspirations Behind Her New Album 'Blood'

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:24pm
From her lilting accent to what she calls an "all day long" tea habit, folk-soul singer-songwriter Lianne La Havas is London to the core. But her...
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French Montana Gets Crazy With Rick Ross & Lil Wayne in 'Lose It' Video: Watch

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:13pm
French Montana shows that he's not afraid to really lose his mind in the new music video for "Lose It," released on Monday (Aug. 3). The song, which...
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HARD Summer 2015 Day 2 Recap: Justin Bieber & Jack U, Chromeo, Fetty Wap & More

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:10pm
The second day of HARD Summer 2015 started on sobering note, with news breaking overnight that two young female festival-goers died of suspected drug...
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Ellie Goulding Expertly Shuts Down Bikini Photo Headlines -- And Taylor Swift Approves

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:10pm
Ellie Goulding may be on vacation, but that doesn't mean she's on a break from making kick-ass statements. Taylor Swift Shares Ellie Goulding '...
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Reba McEntire & Husband Narvel Blackstock Announce Separation

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:00pm
Country superstar Reba McEntire and her husband and manager Narvel Blackstock announced they are separating after 26 years of marriage. The two said...
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Slipknot Explains 'Medical Emergency' That Sent Bassist to Hospital Mid-Set

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:57pm
During their Hartford, Conn., concert on Sunday, Slipknot was forced to finish their show sans bassist Alessandro "V-Man" Venturella when a sudden...
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Reba and Narvel Separate After 26 Years of Marriage

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:41pm
In a joint statement, Narvel Blackstock and Reba McEntire have announced that they have been [...]
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Shania Proves She’s Still The One, A Decade Later

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:27pm
The iconic Shania Twain visited Nashville on Friday, July 31 on her Rock This Country Tour [...]
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Eminem Battled Drug Addiction With Running: 'I Became a F---ing Hamster'

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:15pm
Eminem weighed close to 230 pounds at the height of his addiction to drugs in 2007, and in a new interview, Em told Men's Journal he has a good idea...
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Newport Jazz Festival 2015 Day 3 Highlights: Bill Frisell, Dr. John, Aaron Diehl & More

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:08pm
The final day of the 2015 Newport Jazz Festival was a tribute to Jelly Roll Morton's famous "Spanish tinge" -- from New Orleans legend Dr. John...
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Will Smith Responds to Rumors: 'Jada and I Are... NOT GETTING A DIVORCE!!!!!!!!!!!!!'

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:07pm
It may not be a great summer for celebrity marriages, but Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith are still going strong. Following online...
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Danny Brown & Clams Casino Release New Track 'Worth It': Listen

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 4:58pm
"Worth It," a new single from Danny Brown and Clams Casino, just dropped from Adult Swim's Singles 2015 -- 19 weeks of free songs, which also...
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MØ Chronicles Her Weekly Grind -- From Festival-Hopping to Chart-Topping With Diplo and DJ Snake

Billboard.com - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 4:45pm
Go behind-the-scenes with MØ, the singer out front of dance music's latest hit "Lean On" with Major Lazer and DJ Snake, as she spends...
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