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'Rush Hour 4' Billboard Spotted in Hollywood, Featuring... Diddy?

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:30am
The last installment in the Rush Hour franchise came out almost ten years ago -- is the next one coming soon? A billboard advertising Rush Hour...
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Bobby Karl Works The George Jones Museum Opening

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:20am

Run, do not walk, to the new George Jones Museum. At its gala grand opening party on [...]
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The Wanted's Nathan Sykes Wrote An Ariana Grande-Inspired Breakup Song

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:15am
We're eagerly anticipating Ariana Grande's breakup album, but in the meantime, it turns out she's the subject of someone else's. For a track on...
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CMA To Highlight International Music Three Days Before Festival

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:08am
This year's CMA Music Festival will again feature CMA World GlobaLive!, a free international [...]
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Hayley Williams Helps Frances Bean Cobain Shade Haters After 'Montage of Heck' Premiere

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:05am
Frances Bean Cobain was on hand at the April 21 premiere of the Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck, where she wowed the crowd with an...
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Industry Ink: Nashville’s 30 Under 30, BLA, Who Knew, Studio Gold

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:00am
Several industry members attended the recent Top 30 Under 30 event benefiting Cystic Fibrosis, [...]
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Halestorm & The Pretty Reckless Rule Male-Dominated Rock Charts

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:00am
Two female-fronted hard rock bands continue to make waves in the heavily male-dominated rock genre. Halestorm, led by singer Lzzy Hale, scores its...
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George Ezra on 'SNL' Ignorance, Why Relationships Are a 'Distraction,' and Being an Old Soul at 21

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:00am
"Look at it!" says George Ezra, 21. The English singer behind blues-pop hit "Budapest" grins as he holds his right pinky up for inspection. It's...
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David Guetta Gets His First No. 1, Zedd Zooms on Dance Charts

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:00am
David Guetta delivers his first No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart (dated May 2), as "Hey Mama," featuring Nicki Minaj and...
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Justin Bieber Helps Carly Rae Jepsen's 'I Really Like You' Hit Top 40 on Hot 100

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:54am
Carly Rae Jepsen's new single "I Really Like You" soars into the top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 (dated May 2) thanks to some help from her pal...
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Exclusive: Yellow Claw Premieres Moody, Sexy 'Run Away' Video

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:37am
After dropping a few EPs, Amsterdam DJ trio Yellow Claw are prepping to release their debut album, Blood for Mercy. But don't expect it to...
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Weekly Chart Report (4/24/15)

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:11am
Kenny Chesney has released three singles from The Big Revival album and all three have hit the [...]
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Grateful Dead Reunion: Will John Mayer Be Playing With the Band?

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:00am
The Grateful Dead reunion shows, five in total scheduled for June 27 and 28 in Santa Clara, Calif. and July 4-6 in Chicago, look to have a potential...
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Tomorrow's Hits: In the Valley Below, Michael Ray & OMI

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:00am
Each Friday, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. In the...
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Behind the Scenes of the Grateful Dead's Historic, Hugely Profitable Reunion

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:00am
When the "Core Four" surviving members of The Grateful Dead -- Bob Weir, 67; Phil Lesh, 75; Mickey Hart, 71; and Bill Kreutzmann, 68 -- announced...
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North West Plays Footsie With Kanye West in Sweet New Picture

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:50am
North West continues her run as the sweetest and most likable member of her family. Kim Kardashian West shared a super-cute #TBT picture...
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What's Next for Cable Mergers? After Comcast-TWC Bust, the Future Is 'Clear as Mud'

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:46am
After jumping through hoops to satisfy the FCC, the Department of Justice and skeptical lawmakers -- though apparently too few hoops -- the mega-...
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Happy Birthday, Kelly Clarkson: Watch 5 of Her Best Covers

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:15am
Happy Birthday, Kelly Clarkson! The singer and Idol of our hearts turns 33 today, and to celebrate we rounded up some of our favorite covers the...
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Comcast Confirms Time Warner Cable Deal Is Dead

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:02am
Comcast made it official on Friday morning, formally withdrawing its plans to acquire Time Warner Cable in a $45 billion deal. News of the decision...
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Debbie Gibson Talks New Music, Healthy Living & the Secret to Taylor Swift Staying 'Graceful'

Billboard.com - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:00am
"Can I indulge you for, like, four minutes?"On an early April visit, Debbie Gibson is holding court in a conference room at Billboard's New York City...
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