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EddieVedder-051517.jpg Eddie Vedder took a knee onstage during the second day of the 2017 Pilgrimage Festival in Franklin, Tennessee. Before going into the second song of the evening, "Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town," Vedder took a knee, in solidarity with the NFL in protest of President Donald Trump and his recent remarks.

cheaptrick-102814.jpg Cheap Trick will release a new Christmas album, Christmas Christmas, in October. "Arriving mere months after We're All Alright!, Cheap Trick co-produced the holiday collection alongside their longtime collaborator, Grammy award winner Julian Raymond," Big Machine Records said in a statement.

Drake-092017.jpg A previously unreleased track by Drake has been leaked by none other than New York Giants player Landon Collins. He dropped a snippet of the track via social media and is an appropriate leaker, as the track features at least one gridiron reference. "Like Sanders on the Detroit Lions, give you the run around and I bury you where they won't find you," Drizzy muses on the track.

rebamcentire-061316.jpg Reba McEntire recently celebrated the 40th anniversary of her Grand Ole Opry debut surrounded by a number of special guests, including Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood, and Vince Gill. The Tennessean reports that Underwood joined McEntire for a duet on "Does He Love You," while Parton helped present McEntire with a three-tier cake to celebrate her big moment.

foofighters-061616.jpg Foo Fighters have scored their second ever No. 1 album with their recently released Concrete and Gold. Billboard reports that the album earned 127,000 equivalent album units in the week ending September 21, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 120,000 were in traditional album sales, which also makes the effort the top-selling album of the week.

jennifer-lopez-070616.jpg Jennifer Lopez has pledged a sum of $1 million from the proceeds of her Las Vegas residency to help aid the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. "Alex Roriguez and I, who are both New Yorkers, are using all our resources and relationships in entertainment, sports and business to garner support for Puerto Rico and the Caribbean," Lopez said at a press conference.

CardiB-092517.jpg Cadri B has made history by hitting the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with her track "Bodak Yellow." It is the first song by a female solo rapper to top the chart in 19 years and she becomes only the second female rapper to ever top the chart by herself, following Lauryn Hill.

PharrellWilliams-060717.jpg Pharrell Williams took a knee during his performance at Dave Matthews' Concert for Charlottesville: An Evening of Music and Unity. "If I want to get on my knees right now for the people of my city, for the people of my state, that's what this flag is for," he stated, a reference to the American flag. Williams then launched into his hit song "Happy."

nielyoung-061616.jpg Neil Young has been inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame. The event took place in Toronto at Massey Hall. "I'm terribly proud to be Canadian," Young told the crowd after being introduced by Randy Bachman. "I know I've traveled a lot . . . but I've always been a Canadian citizen. I've never been a citizen of anywhere else, even though I love the USA."

LukeBryan-072617.jpg According to a report from Variety, Luke Bryan has officially been added to the judges table of the upcoming ABC reboot of American Idol, joining Katy Perry, who joined the panel for a reported sum of $25 million. Lionel Richie, Keith Urban, and Charlie Puth are also rumored to be in the running for the third judge's seat.

damonalbarn-062716.jpg As the Gorillaz closed out the Life is Beautiful 2017 Festival, they did so surrounded by a number of friends. Throughout the night, the group was joined by Pusha T on "Let Me Out," which was swiftly followed by Vince Staples taking to the stage for "Ascension." Gorillaz eventually closed out the Life Is Beautiful Festival with their single, "Clint Eastwood."

blackstone-091115.jpeg Black Stone Cherry has released a new cover of Albert King's "Born Under a Bad Sign." The song is taken off of the band's upcoming blues covers EP, Black To Blues. "We wanted to do that song because Cream did that song, but we were looking for songs that were 'obscure,' but not so obscure that people hadn't maybe heard them before and have some familiarity with it."

ladygaga-042417.jpg A Star Is Born, which stars Lady Gaga and is directed by Bradley Cooper, will be now released May 18, 2018. The film was originally slated to premiere in September 2018. A Star Is Born, based on the 1937 film starring Janet Gaynor and Fredric March, centers on a movie star who helps an aspiring young actress find fame.

justin-timberlake-61016.jpg Justin Timberlake joined Chris Stapleton during the first night of the 2017 Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival. Timberlake brought out Stapleton and his wife Morgane for three songs - ""Tennessee Whiskey," "Fire Away" and "Sometimes I Cry."

paparoach-092517.jpg Papa Roach paid tribute to the late Chester Bennington with a performance of Linkin Park's "In the End" while performing at the Gasometer in Vienna, Austria.

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