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'Leaving Neverland' Filmmakers Refused to Remove Brett Barnes From Michael Jackson Doc

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:28pm
Producers behind the explosive Michael Jackson documentary Leaving Neverland refused to remove footage and mention of Brett Barnes, a former friend...
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(G)I-DLE Explain Making 'Senorita' & How a Latin Sound Created a 'Perfect Match' for the K-Pop Group

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:20pm
Just three months after (G)I-DLE debuted on the K-pop scene, leader Soyeon made a bold declaration by telling Billboard, "I don...
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Miley Cyrus Pays Tearful Tribute to Late 'Voice' Contestant Janice Freeman With 'Amazing Grace' Funeral Performance

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:01pm
At the beginning of March, former The Voice contestant Janice Freeman died at the age of 33 after an apparent blood clot. Freeman was...
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Better Oblivion Community Center Cover Death Cab For Cutie's 'Title And Registration': Watch

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:45pm
Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst’s supergroup Better Oblivion Community Center is in the midst of its first-ever tour. Each night, the...
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Fiona Apple Teases Recording New Music In Home Studio

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:16pm
Fiona Apple hasn't delivered an album since her 2012 release, The Idler Wheel, sans a few singles sporatically in the time since. However, two...
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Fall Out Boy Sued for Over-Using Llama Puppets: 'The Llamas Took a Life of Their Own'

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:16pm
Remember the giant stuffed animal llamas that Fall Out Boy used in their 2017 video for "Young And Menace"? The furry creatures have...
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iHeartMedia Promotes Angel Aristone to Executive VP Communications

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:12pm
Angel Aristone has been named iHeartMedia’s new executive vp communications, the company announced Monday (March 18). Having joined...
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Dean Lewis Named Apple Music's 'Up Next' Artist as 'Be Alright' Hits No. 1 on Adult Pop Songs Chart

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:11pm
Australian singer/songwriter Dean Lewis is Apple Music's newest Up Next artist. Lewis joins a class of emerging talent, with other Up Next alumni...
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Metallica to Reunite With San Francisco Symphony for 20th-Anniversary 'S&M' Show

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:00pm
Metallica will play a special concert with The San Francisco Symphony to commemorate the 20th anniversary of their groundbreaking collaborative album...
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Jack White Honors King of the Surf Guitar Dick Dale Following His Death

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 6:31pm
On Saturday night (Mar. 16), the music world lost surf rock legend, Dick Dale. Among the countless artists influenced by his signature sound is Jack...
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Daddy Yankee Will Be the First-Ever Spanish-Language Performer on 'The Late Late Show With James Corden'

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 6:18pm
Daddy Yankee has been confirmed to perform on The Late Late Show With James Corden.  The Puerto Rican singer will be the first-ever Spanish...
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Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens and Jerry Bradley React to Country Music Hall of Fame Induction Announcement

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 6:17pm
An induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame is a career pinnacle. An elite class, only three people are chosen each year to join the already...
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Travis Scott & Nas Talk Future of Hip-Hop for 'Playboy': 'Rap Music Can't Be Stopped'

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 5:31pm
The generational divide in hip-hop is often a hot-button topic of conversation for rap purists. Playboy unveiled their The Speech Issue on Monday (...
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Emily Landis Inks Publishing Admin Deal With BMG Nashville

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 5:21pm
Songwriter Emily Landis has signed a new worldwide publishing administration agreement with [...]
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Ozuna, Bad Bunny, Luis Fonsi & More: Vote for Your Favorite 'Tonight Show' Latin Performance

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:59pm
Last Friday, Ozuna joined the list of Latin artists who have taken over the musical stage of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. In addition to...
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Billy Ray Cyrus To Release New Album Via BMG

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:52pm
Billy Ray Cyrus will release his new studio album, The SnakeDoctor Circus, via BMG. The concept [...]
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ASCAP Partners With Luck Productions To Launch Luck Embassy Program

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:42pm
Luck Productions has partnered with ASCAP and Embassy partners—Southwest, Gibson, The Line Hotel [...]
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Mat Zo's 'Tracing Steps' EP Is the Glitchy Groove of a Nostalgic Future: Listen

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:38pm
Mat Zo remains one of the most experimental producers in the game, and he never forfeits a catchy melody for groundbreaking sound. He's back on...
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Rosanne Cash & Ry Cooder Announce Five Johnny Cash Tribute Shows

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:22pm
Musician Rosanne Cash has joined forces with artist and producer Ry Cooder for a five-city run of Cash and Cooder on Cash: A Musical Tribute to...
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Amber Williams Launches Boutique Agency Beaucoup Media: Exclusive

Billboard.com - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 4:00pm
Amber Williams has launched a boutique public relations entertainment agency. The former vp of communications and talent relations at the...
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