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whatprinceate-061016.jpg Matt Damon has opened up about the experience of taking his ten-year-old daughter backstage to meet Prince before his passing. Speaking with Jimmy Fallon, Damon said they had incredible seats for one of Prince's concerts and he feared it would spoil all subsequent shows for the girl. "We could reach up and touch Prince," Damon said.

pinkfloyd-062916.jpg Pink Floyd have revealed details of a new box set titled The Early Years 1965-1972. The release will include a 27-disc box set and is set to hit stores on November 11. The band broke news of the release in an official press release. "The Early Years 1965-1972 will give collectors the opportunity to hear the evolution of the band and witness their part in cultural . . ."

chrisbrown-062316.jpg Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj have both lent their talents to DJ Khaled's new track "Do You Mind." Minaj gets the track popping from the beginning spitting a verse about all the things her man can do to make her happy. "Eat the cake and he suck on my toes, yes," she rhymes. "Hittin' them home runs, I be like 'Go Mets!' / I want a dude that still kiss me when he mad . . ."

strokes-062916.jpg The Strokes stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live earlier this week for a performance of their new single "Threat of Joy." The track is the most recent single off of the band's newest release Future Present Past, which dropped in May. In addition to the performance, they also made recent headlines when they offered an explanation for the $125 price tag for their Wiltern gig.

slash-072916.jpg Slash gave the cast of the Broadway musical School of Rock a surprise earlier this week when he dropped by a rehearsal. The cast was running through the classic track "Sweet Child O' Mine," when the shredding legend decided to sit in for the solo. Speaking with Rolling Stone of the sit-in he said, "It was really cool to meet such an enthusiastic and talented bunch . . ."

imge1-072916.jpg Fans of the 1990s television series, Boy Meets World are in for a surprise. Most of the original cast are set to reunite on the Disney sequel series, Girl Meets World. Nearly sixteen years has passed since the final episode of Boy Meets World. Fans of the original Disney series followed Corey (Ben Savage) from his days in middle school up to his college life.

bastille-070116.jpg Bastille offered up a performance of their track "Good Grief" on the Tonight Show. The track is pulled from their forthcoming new release Wild World, which is due for release on September 9. Video of the live performance is currently streaming on the late night show's website.

garth-brooks-070916.jpg Garth Brooks has announced his first ever show at the legendary Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. The show will come as part of the launch for Brooks' upcoming new satellite radio show, and the star says he's thrilled to finally take the stage at the Ryman. "Just the thought of playing the Ryman is crazy," Brooks says in a press release.

marilyn-manson-072016.jpg Marilyn Manson took an unexpected stage tumble during a recent show in Virginia. The incident happened as part of Manson's co-headlining tour with Slipknot and occurred during the recent stop in Bristow, Virginia. The goth rocker was performing his classic track "The Beautiful People" and one fan caught the stage fall on video.

michael-jackson-062216.jpg Michael Jackson's nephews have revealed that they have launched a $100 million lawsuit against the site Radar Online. The suit has been penned by the family's attorney Bert Fields and claims that the site has traded for years on false implications about Jackson. "Radar has tried to profit by launching a vicious and unrelenting attack on [Jackson] based on claims . . ."

jakeowen-061616.jpg Jake Owen has revealed that he actually turned down the opportunity to record the track "She's Got a Way with Words." The track has since been released by Blake Shelton, but Owen says he passed on the divorce-based tune out of respect for his ex-wife. "That was pitched to me, and I remember vividly the first time I heard that, I was like, 'That's a really good, cool song . . ."

adele-061416.jpg Adele surprised fans during a recent show when she invited a drag performer dressed in her likeness on stage. The unexpected duet partner, named Kristie Champagne (née Kristopher Zello), was spotted in the crowd during the show and was quickly snapped up to show off for the entire audience. "You look so amazing, oh my gosh," Adele said. "I really love that dress."

Coldplay-ppcorn-062116.jpg A special guest appeared at a recent Coldplay concert. Michael J. Fox joined the group for a rendition of Chuck Berry's "Johnny B. Goode." The performance was a throwback to the 1985 film, Back To the Future, in which Fox performs the song at a school dance. A fan using what appeared to be a hand-held device originally released the performance.

imge1-072716.jpg Alan Jackson's guitar is part of a new exhibit on display now at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio. The country icon's Jim Triggs guitar, which was used to perform "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)" during the 2001 CMA Awards, will be featured in Louder Than Music: Rock, Power & Politics, an exhibit.

imge1-072816.jpg Members of the Smiths and the Cranberries have teamed up to form the new supergroup called D.A.R.K. The group features Smiths bassist Andy O'Rourke and is fronted by the Cranberries Dolores O'Riordan. The band's debut release Science Agrees is due out on September 9. New York based producer-songwriter Olé Koretsky is also involved.

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