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Solange-101717.jpg Solange leads the way with nominations at the Soul Train Awards with seven. Bruno Mars sits right behind her with six.

WizKhalifa-081217.jpg Wiz Khalifa has revealed plans to release a new mixtape next month. He broke the news via Twitter when asked by a fan when he would be releasing new music. Responding to the fan, he said the tape will be called Laugh Now, Fly Later and will precede his new album Rolling Papers 2.

SiaFurler-010417.jpg Sia has revealed that her new holiday release Everyday Is Christmas is due out next month. The EP will include all-original tracks and was penned with producer Greg Kurstin. Both the elusive star and the producer broke news of the release in official statements. Kurstin tells etonline.com that "there's some really fun uptempo Christmas jams . . ."

erykah-badu-101617.jpg Erykah Badu serves as the curator of Fela Kuti Box Set #4, the latest box set release from noted Afrobeat artist Fela Kuti. On the new release, Badu does her part in handpicking her favorite pieces of Kuti's music, a selection that spans from 1976 to 1992. Additionally, the box set will include a booklet containing seven "personal essays" written by Badu.

prophetsofrage-012717.jpg Prophets of Rage have dropped a new video for "Strength in Numbers," which appears on their self-titled debut album. The socially-charged new clip tackles the racial tension of the NFL national anthem debate, with clips of protesting football players with vintage footage of actors in blackface and Mickey Mouse working on a chain gang. The visual also features scenes from gun shows.

GlennFrey-101617.jpg The longtime Los Angeles mansion home of the late Glenn Frey has gone up for sale with an asking price of $14.995 million. The palatial spread sits on nearly three-quarters of an acre and features 6 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms. According to Variety, the mansion features a formal living room with an over-sized fireplace and a separate dining room with a three-tiered chandelier.

chris-young-062016.jpg Chris Young has announced the Losing Sleep Tour, which kicks off in January 2018. Kane Brown and Lanco will join him on select dates. "I'm so excited. It's going to be the biggest tour I've ever done," Young tells The Boot. "It's more buses and more trucks than I've ever had out there. We're doing bigger rooms than I've ever played."

MileyCyrus-101617.jpg Miley Cyrus has signed on to perform on SNL next month. The show broke news of Cyrus's appearance with their traditional Instagram post of various colored pieces of paper with the show's date, the host and the musical guest.

common-062716.jpg Common has connected with Andra Day for their new video "Stand Up for Something." The track was composed for the new film Marshall, which tells the story of Thurgood Marshall in his youth. Day opened up on the track and says it's an honor to be involved in the meaningful progress.

EltonJohn-061616.jpg The final show dates for Elton John's Las Vegas residency have been announced. Between April 28th and May 19th, 2018 John will play 14 final shows at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace.

keith-urban-062316.jpg Keith Urban is the latest addition to the lineup of the Country Rising benefit concert. Urban joins a lineup that includes George Strait, Sam Hunt, Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean, as well as Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, and Chris Stapleton.

foofighters-061616.jpg Dave Grohl gave an unusual gift, in the form of his shoe, to a fan on crutches at a recent Foo Fighters show. The fan was meeting with the Foos during a meet and greet at a recent show and also got to chatting with Grohl's orthopedic doctor. When the doc said that she really needed to wear a shoe to recover fully, Dave offered up one of his.

Drake-092017.jpg Drake has promised a free concert on the campus of the University of Kentucky sometime later this year. The rapper, a longtime Wildcats fan, was on hand for the school's annual Big Blue Madness event at Rupp Arena, where he asked Coach John Calipari to help make it happen.

johnycash-081716.jpg The City of Folsom, California has opened a new section of their Johnny Cash Trail. The walking trail pays tribute to the country legend who made the city famous for his song about its legendary prison and his various live performances at that prison. A first section of the trail had previously opened and includes 2.5-miles (4-kilometer) of hiking trail.

Theoryofadeadman-032614.jpg Theory of a Deadman have released a new song, "Wake Up Call," the title track from their forthcoming album, which will be released later this month. 'This is my wake up call / I slept through it / Going through life / Hypnotic / Come home, come ho-o-ome, come home, come ho-o-ome / These four walls is / Where I live / With a ghost of you/ Is all I get . . ."

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