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Apollo to mark Billie Holiday’s birthday

The legendary jazz and blues singer will be inducted into the Apollo Walk of Fame on April 6.

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Lars Ulrich celebrates final days as a bachelor

The Metallica rocker celebrated his upcoming wedding with Bradley Cooper, Sir Ian McKellen, and his bandmates.

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Whitesnake rocker David Coverdale relives time with Deep Purple

The band's 12th studio album, "The Purple Album," will be Coverdale and company's first with new guitarist Joel Hoekstra.

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Ian Anderson dashes hopes of original Jethro Tull reunion

The frontman insists there will be no classic line-up reunion.

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Aretha Franklin to mentor ‘Idol’ wannabes

The soul star is also slated to perform on an upcoming episode of "American Idol."

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Kid Rock impressed with Bob Seger’s rewrite

Kid Rock was so impressed by his pal's rewrite that he added both tracks his new album.

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New music now comes out on Fridays

For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

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George Harrison tree tribute replaced to mark 72nd birthday

A new tree tribute to the late George Harrison has been planted in a Los Angeles park after a beetle infestation killed off the last pine.

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Rock ‘n’ roll dreams come true for adults at Minnesota camp

Just because you have a family and a mortgage doesn't mean you can't rock and roll.

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Las Vegas plans Elvis exhibit

It opens 59 years to the day since the King first performed in Las Vegas.

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Randy Bachman teams up with Neil Young, Peter Frampton

The Bachman Turner Overdrive star has big names on his upcoming album.

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Former Pearl Jam star wanted in Texas

Dave Abbruzzese, who performed with Pearl Jam in the early 1990s, reportedly faces two charges.

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Metallica confirms plans to ‘Rock in Rio’

The rockers plan to be a part of the 30th annual festival in Brazil.

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iTunes users like U2 after all

All those people who complained about U2's free album account appear to be a vocal minority.

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Bon Jovi helps provide ‘spoon full of hope’ to hometown

Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant on the Jersey shore near his childhood home.

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‘Physical Graffiti’ was a labor of love for Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page wanted to remaster Led Zeppelin's music because he hates how modern versions sound.

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Kid Rock calls on bands to launch budget-friendly tours

The "All Summer Long" hitmaker urged his music peers to follow in his footsteps and take a pay cut on tour.

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Jimi Hendrix gets ‘animated’ for last interview

The audio clip of journalist Keith Altham's chat, which he recorded a week before Hendrix's death in 1970, has been given the cartoon treatment.

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Report: Eagles send LeSean McCoy to Bills

Philadelphia Eagles' Darren Sproles, left, and LeSean McCoy stretch before an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Philadelphia.

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles have sent star running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in exchange for linebacker Kiko Alonso.

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Maid: Hernandez messed with security camera after killing

Glaucia Santos testifies during the murder trial of former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez at Bristol County Superior Court Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

A maid who cleaned the home of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has testified at his murder trial that she saw him "messing with" the security camera in his basement the day after the killing.

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Eagles release cornerback Cary Williams

Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson, right, and Philadelphia Eagles' Cary Williams meet after an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Philadelphia. Seattle won 24-14.

The Philadelphia Eagles released cornerback Cary Williams. Williams was signed by the Eagles as a free agent in 2013 and started all 32 games over the last two seasons. He had five interceptions.

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Baseball tries to speed game up this spring

Detroit Tigers pitcher Kyle Lobstein delivers his first pitch of the second inning to Baltimore Orioles Jimmy Paredes, as a digital clock ticks down in center field, during a spring training exhibition baseball game in Lakeland, Fla., Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Digital clocks, though some officials prefer to call them timers, have been installed in ballparks throughout the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues to keep the action moving.

Major League Baseball's new pace of play rules have begun with Tuesday's exhibition games in Arizona and Florida.

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Police issue tickets for pizza, French fries

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Police in one New Hampshire town are rewarding residents for doing the right thing.

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