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RedHotChiliPeppers-050410.jpg The Red Hot Chili Peppers look to be heading in a new direction, saying that their next album will be "super danceable." Bassist Flea spoke with Rolling Stone, noting that the group is currently in the writing stage. "We've been writing and rehearsing, rolling up our sleeves, getting in the studio and doing it. We're nearly finished writing . . ."

Reba-103009.jpg Reba McEntire has signed with Nash Icon Music, making her the first artist to join the new venture from Big Machine Label Group and Cumulus Media. Reba says she's already cut 11 tracks for her first LP with NIM. "I've got three more to record that I have found. I'm always trying to beat out what I have already, so we just keep looking."

Beatles-102511.jpg The Beatles and Judas Priest are among the classic rock acts to announce releases for the upcoming Black Friday Record Store Day event on November 28. The Fab Four will re-release on seven-inch vinyl the 1964 four-song collection Long Tall Sally, while Priest has planned to issue five bonus songs from the expanded edition of 2014's Redeemer of Souls on ten-inch vinyl.

Drake-052311.jpg Drake and iLoveMakonnen have released the music video for "Tuesday," the latest single from the latter artist. In the vid, ILM and Drizzy hit the club for a night of dancing with the ladies. The club footage is interspersed with clips of ordinary folks doing ordinary deeds like making breakfast, folding laundry, playing basketball, and relaxing with the fam.

Aerosmith-01192010.jpg Aerosmith fronter Steven Tyler says that without AA he would have been just another victim of substance abuse. Speaking with Billboard, Tyler shined a light on some of his darker moments. "I'm telling you all my truth. I am a drug addict and alcoholic, and fighting it every day. I had it all; I didn't care. I hurt my family and my children and my friends," he said.

ellayelich-101013.jpg Lorde is joined by Miguel and The Chemical Brothers for "This Is Not a Game," a cut from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Pt. 1 soundtrack. "Electric and dark, the tune seems perfectly posed to set the mood for the particularly angsty third installment of the hit franchise," writes Billboard of the latest release from the Lorde curated OST.

BobSeger-032811.jpg Bob Seger says that fans are too eager to infer that his upcoming Ride Out tour is a farewell trek. He tells Billboard that his future on the stage and in the studio is currently uncertain. "People have said, 'Ride Out' — that sounds a little final there,' and I'm like, 'No, that's not really what I meant.' It's to ride out, clear your head . . ."

miguel2-052011.jpg Miguel is joined by Lorde and The Chemical Brothers for "This Is Not a Game," a cut from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Pt. 1 soundtrack. "Electric and dark, the tune seems perfectly posed to set the mood for the particularly angsty third installment of the hit franchise," writes Billboard of the latest release from the Lorde curated OST.

jasonaldean-100909.jpg Jason Aldean has confirmed the second leg of his Burn It Down tour, beginning on February 12 in Greenville, South Carolina. The trek features 23 dates in total, and support from Cole Swindell and Tyler Farr. "We are coming off a big album release week, and we wanted to keep the momentum rolling and get this next leg of the tour announced," Aldean says in a press release.

rapperT-I.jpg T.I. has released the music video for "King," a cut from his latest album, Paperwork. In the vid, Tip meets with a business associate at a dive bar, but things go south and he's forced to shoot the place up. The 18-cut deluxe version of Paperwork features a host of guests, including Jeezy & WatchTheDuck ("G Sh*t"), Iggy Azalea ("No Mediocre").

weezer-032014.jpg Weezer is giving its fans the chance to pick the band's next single. The band posted the request on their Facebook page, where they noted, "How much do you think each of these 3 songs would help Weezer's career if released as the next single?" Fans can then pick between the songs "Ain't Got Nobody," "Da Vinci," and "Go Away" (with Best Coast singer Bethany Cosentino).

Ladygaga2-060111.jpg Lady Gaga has purchased a Malibu mansion reported to have a replica of Batman's Batcave on its lower floors. The house previously belonged to Dan Romanelli, who was the founder of Warner Brothers Worldwide Consumer Products Division. Among his responsibilities was to design toys for the Batman movies.

Gregg-Allman-110510.jpg Gregg Allman says that for the Allman Brothers Band's final shows at NYC's Beacon Theater, the group will not have any guests joining them. Speaking with Relix, Allman said the decision was unanimous. "We held a meeting yesterday and we decided that there's only six gigs left, and we're going to play them ourselves. There will be no one sitting in."

DamonAlbarn-080511.jpg Damon Albarn says that Gorillaz fans can look forward to new music from the band in 2016. A new LP would be the first since 2011's The Fall. Speaking with the Sydney Morning Herald, Damon didn't rule out the possibility of also bringing his Blur bandmates back together.

faithevans-082112.jpg Faith Evans, the widow of the late Notorious B.I.G., has spoken up about her late husband's infidelities with Lil Kim. Speaking with Vlad TV, Faith said that she had no idea of the affair at the time. "I didn't know anything about them for . . . this is probably at least a year-and-a-half after we were together so I didn't know anything about them . . ."