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  1. Shrek and fairytale friends to delight audiences in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    SHOW: Dean Chisnall played Shrek and Faye Brookes was Princess Fiona in the recent North West run of the musical EVERYONE'S favourite green ogre may have only just packed up his swamp but there are already plans for Shrek to return. Following a triumphant run at Manchester's Palace Theatre, which ended earlier this month, it will be staged at the Lowry, Salford Quays, in February 2016.

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  2. Katy Perry, Lenny Kravitz, John Legend among Super Bowl 49 celebs set to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Katy Perry's "The Prismatic World Tour" stop at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Las Vegas.

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  3. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | WSRS-FM Paxton

    Ever since we found out Katy Perry was taking over halftime at the Super Bowl this year, we've been dreaming about what her set list might look like. And when she threw Lenny Kravitz into the mix, our imaginations REALLY ran wild.

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  4. International Jones (formerly Fiend) - "Passenger Seat"Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | AllHipHop.com

    They say every artist has several births and re-births over the course of their career. Such is the case of International Jones , who is back with a new project after finding critical acclaim with his Wrapping Papers EP last year.

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  5. Exclusive Premiere: The Black Eyed Peas' Apl.de.ap Finds Love in His 'Be' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Billboard

    Will.i.am did it. Fergie did it. Now Apl.de.ap , one of the original founders of the Black Eyed Peas , is doing it as well: stepping out for a solo album.

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  6. Marsalis music: Here's our primer on the New Orleans jazz clan, as Branford comes to BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Alabama Live

    The jazz clan from New Orleans has deep roots and widespread influence, producing five artists who continue to make their marks in the music world. These talented men -- Ellis, Branford, Wynton, Delfeayo and Jason -- are separate but united, respecting jazz traditions and exploring new horizons.

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  7. Katy Perry & Lenny Kravitz Will Perform An...Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | KEX-AM Portland

    Ever since we found out Katy Perry was taking over halftime at the Super Bowl this year, we've been dreaming about what her set list might look like. And when she threw Lenny Kravitz into the mix, our imaginations REALLY ran wild.

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  8. Hey, Team Jacob, 'Twilight Saga's Taylor Lautner's...Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Deadline

    As Hollywood rides its veteran leading men Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp and George Clooney into old age, it is figuring out who is in the next crop. We see that Hunger Games hunk Liam Hemsworth has been forgiven that flop Paranoia and has gotten the male lead in the Will Smith-less Independence Day 2 that gets underway this year at Fox.

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  9. A Night To Remember Announces Entertainers For 2015 GalaRead the original story

    52 min ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Headlining this year's event will be Grammy Nominated Singer/Songwriter Ledisi with special guests, singer Leela James and Grammy Nominated Singer/Songwriter Raheem DeVaughn.

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  10. Timberland Completely Severs Ties With A.P.C. After Offensive PresentationRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | MTV

    This week, designer Jean Touitou presented his Fall/Winter 2015 menswear collection in Paris. The A.P.C. creative director and founder showed a succinct range of 25 looks that highlight his classic, effortless minimalism-a fleet of clothes any dude could stock his closet with and be set for life.

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  11. A$AP Rocky Says He's Not Trying To Finagle His Way Into HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | HipHopDx

    "I just want people to understand that I'm not a celebrity trying to use his status to finagle his way into Hollywood, you know?" Rocky says. "I really want to start from the bottom."

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  12. Big News For Ludacris - Rapper Wins Custody Battle With Baby MamaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    Tamika Fuller did her best to convince a judge against awarding her baby daddy, Ludacris, custody of the couple's one-year-old daughter, Cai, but alas she couldn't. “After review of all the evidence, the testimony of the witnesses, the report of the guardian ad litem, and the claims made throughout this entire case, I am gratified that the judge found me to be the most fit and proper parent to have primary physical custody of our beautiful daughter,” Luda told the magazine exclusively.

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  13. The song "We Are the World," thirty years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    "We Are the World," a song recorded by an ad hoc super-group of pop stars to aid African fund famine relief, had its 30th anniversary Wednesday. The Los Angeles recording session has achieved legendary historical status in popular music, a night in which 45 music stars, in Los Angeles to attend the American Music Awards, entered a studio, famously checked their egos at the door and, under the direction of producer Quincy Jones, recorded a catchy, memorable classic which sold over 20 million copies.

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  14. Ludacris Urged Ex-lover To Have An Abortion, Court HearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ContactMusic.com

    Ludacris ' bid to gain full custody of his lovechild has been dealt a blow after the baby's mother accused the rapper of offering her $10,000 to have an abortion. Tamika Fuller conceived baby daughter Cai during a fling with the Area Codes hitmaker in 2013 and she has been caring for the child since giving birth in December of that year.

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  15. Taylor Swift Just Trademarked 'This Sick Beat'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Refinery 29

    Hey, hey, hey! Just think: While you're dancing around and shaking off all the liars and dirty, dirty cheats of the world, you could be faced with a lawsuit for violating Taylor Swift's sick trademark. As of today, Swift has officially trademarked the "Shake It Off" phrase "this sick beat" with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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  16. What we know about Katy Perry's Super Bowl halftime showRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Arizona Republic

    Here's what we know about Katy Perry's Super Bowl halftime show in Glendale, which also features Lenny Kravitz. What we know about Katy Perry's Super Bowl halftime show Here's what we know about Katy Perry's Super Bowl halftime show in Glendale, which also features Lenny Kravitz.

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  17. Interview: Exclusive Q&A with Amalia WattyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    At a first glance, it's easy to compare Amalia Watty to Caribbean singer Rihanna, but the similarities part ways when her first string of humming is transmitted through sound and the more you get to know her. Originally from the British island of Anguilla, 22 years old Amalia set off to New York for school a few years ago before dabbing into music professionally.

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  18. Sly Stone awarded 3.3 million in unpaid royaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NME

    Sly Stone has been awarded 3.3 million in unpaid royalties. The founder of Sly And The Family Stone won a lawsuit against his former manager Gerald Goldstein and lawyer Glenn Stone in which he alleged that they had diverted money away from him to them for 11 years from 1989 to 2000, reports The Guardian .

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  19. Meet Jim Beanz, Who Helped Build a Music 'Empire'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Fox's hit 'Empire,' a hip hop soap opera, devotes a lot of effort into making original authentic music each week. WSJ's John Jurgensen reports on the News Hub.

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  20. Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon sued by former nannyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon at the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on Jan. 18, 2014. Photo Credit: AP / Matt Sayles A former nanny hired by singer Mariah Carey and singer-actor Nick Cannon has sued the estranged couple, alleging she worked extensive unpaid overtime and was fired for showing their two children too much affection.

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