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Billie Eilish Hugs Olivia Rodrigo at ‘Happier Than Ever’ Album Release Party

Khalid and Gracie Abrams were among the other artists and friends who were also photographed with Eilish, all showing support for her on release night.All guests were required to take a rapid COVID-19 test at the Beverly Hilton Hotel before being given the...

Did Metallica Poach Parts of ‘Enter Sandman’ From Other Artists?

There’s little debate that “Enter Sandman” is not only one of the most popular songs in the Metallica catalog, but could be singlehandedly responsible for launching the metal titans into the mainstream. Yet while its simplistic opening riff and bedtime prayer...

Zydeco Musician Chris Ardoin Shot While Performing

The shooting happened in Colfax at Louisiana Mudfest, an ATV and mudding park where the weekend festival was being held, The Advocate reported.Ardoin was slated as the Friday headliner, with Lil Nate and the Zydeco Big Timers scheduled to perform Saturday...
Kris Wu Detained in China on Suspicion of Rape

Kris Wu Detained in China on Suspicion of Rape

Wu has been “criminally detained” on suspicion of rape “in response to relevant information reported on the internet” including that he “repeatedly lured young women to have sexual relations,” the police statement said. It gave no other details.The pop star had...

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First Stream Latin: Silvana Estrada, Nicky Jam & More

First Stream Latin: Silvana Estrada, Nicky Jam & More

First Stream Latin is a compilation of the best new Latin songs, albums and videos recommended by the Billboard Latin editors. Check out this week's picks below.Nicky Jam, “Miami” (La Industria Inc./Sony Music Latin)Nicky Jam is reminiscing about an old fling...

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Bob Dylan Beats Lawsuit Over $300M Catalog Sale

Bob Dylan Beats Lawsuit Over $300M Catalog Sale

New York Supreme Court Justice Barry Ostrager sides with Dylan.“For the reasons explained here, the Court determines that the plain meaning of the 1975 Agreement is that the Dylan Defendants owned all copyrights to the Compositions, as well as the absolute...

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L Devine, Pvris & More New Music: First Out

L Devine, Pvris & More New Music: First Out

Of all the new singles off L Devine's new EP Near-Life Experience Part One, one stands out as aa perfect example of why the British pop phenom is turning heads in the industry. "Priorities," a simple, scintillating single following the singer through a...

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ZZ Top Play First Show Since Dusty Hill’s Death

ZZ Top Play First Show Since Dusty Hill’s Death

ZZ Top played their fist show since the death of Dusty Hill, taking the stage Friday (July 30) for a performance in Tuscaloosa, Ala.The concert came just two days after the founding bassist passed away in his sleep. Though Hill’s death was unexpected, he had...

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