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Symbiosis Gathering 2016 Lineup Announced: FKA Twigs, Gramatik, Santigold & More (Exclusive)

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 1:36pm
Symbiosis Gathering's music and arts event 'Family Tree' will kick off on Sept. 22-25 at Woodward Reservation Regional Park,...
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How Japanese Phenoms Babymetal Were Made in Pop's Image

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 1:25pm
The rare rare Japanese act crack the Billboard 200's top 40 is Babymetal, a trio of ­teenage girls who sing sugary pop melodies...
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Tidal Adds Cultura Profetica to Growing Number of Live Stream Concerts

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 1:21pm
Puerto Rican reggae band Cultura Profética will celebrate their 20th anniversary with a special concert from New York on May 24 that Tidal will...
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Michael Lombardo on Leaving HBO, 'Vinyl' Regrets: 'I Put My Heart Into This Stuff'

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 1:00pm
It's such a tradition in Hollywood that it borders on cliche: A top executive comes to the end of his or her run and, in exchange for stepping...
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Whose 2016 Billboard Music Awards Performance Was the Best? Vote for Your Favorite

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:53pm
The 2016 Billboard Music Awards hit Las Vegas on Sunday (May 22) night and boasted a slew of incredible performances. Celine Dion and Madonna &...
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Watch Celine Dion Reflect on Madonna's 'Incredible Job,' Her Own Tear-Jerking Performance at 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:19pm
Sunday night (May 22) in Las Vegas, Céline Dion wowed Billboard Music Awards viewers with a stirring, teary-eyed tribute to her late husband René...
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Exclusive: Dierks Bentley Tips It On Back In Detroit

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:11pm
“My name is Dierks Bentley, and I’ll be your head bartender tonight,” the 12-time Grammy nominee [...]
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Watch CeeLo Green Transform Into Kiss For Upcoming 'Lip Sync Battle' Episode

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:03pm
CeeLo Green trades in his eccentric garb for a Kiss-themed costume in the forthcoming episode of Spike TV's hit show Lip Sync Battle. In...
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Philippe Dauman Files Lawsuit Challenging Removal From Sumner Redstone Trust

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:58am
The fight over the future of Viacom is again escalating on Monday as chief executive Philippe Dauman and George Abrams have together filed a...
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Gary Allan Ships New Single, “Do You Wish It Was Me?”

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:49am
EMI Nashville recording artist Gary Allan shipped a new single, “Do You Wish It Was Me?” to [...]
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Chance the Rapper Brings Shades of 'Willy Wonka' & 'Edward Scissorhands' to Coloring World in Chicago

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:46am
To celebrate the release of Chance the Rapper's Coloring Book, the Chicago rapper and his team threw four consecutive parties on Saturday (...
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YG Recruits Drake & Kamaiyah For 'Why You Always Hatin?'

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:40am
During Saturday's episode of Drake's Beats 1 radio show OVO Sound (May 21), YG debuted his bouncy new track "Why You Always Hatin?...
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Fifth Harmony's 'Work From Home' Tops Pop Songs Chart

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:30am
Fifth Harmony scores its first No. 1 on Billboard's Pop Songs radio airplay chart (dated June 4), as "Work From Home" surges 4-1....
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Watch Radiohead Play 'A Moon Shaped Pool' Songs Live for First Time

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:28am
Over the weekend, Radiohead played its first live shows since releasing A Moon Shaped Pool earlier this month. Naturally, Thom Yorke and company...
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Spotify Matches Apple Music's Family Plan Price

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:11am
First Apple Music did it, then Google Play, and now, Spotify has upgraded its family plan to allow up six people to have premium accounts for $14.99...
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San Diego Padres Under Fire For Leaving Gay Men's Chorus Voiceless

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:02am
The San Diego Gay Men's Chorus is criticizing the San Diego Padres for mishandling the group's scheduled performance of the national anthem....
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CBS Formatting James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke' for International Buyers

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:00am
Carpool Karaoke is poised to become an international sensation. Ahead of the L.A. Screenings, CBS Studios International and The Late Late Show...
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2016 MusicRow Awards: Breakthrough Artist Of The Year

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:00am
The five nominees for MusicRow’s Breakthrough Artist of the Year all achieved significant career [...]
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Digitalism Talk New Album 'Mirage,' Premiere John Tejada Remix of 'Go Time': Exclusive

Billboard.com - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 10:52am
Jens "Jence" Moelle and İsmail "Isi" Tüfekçi, better known by their moniker Digitalism, are back with Mirage, their third studio...
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