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img1-062014.jpg After 50 hours of sitting stuck on their tour bus in the snow, Interpol is free. The band got stuck on the thruway in Buffalo, the city which was recently hit with several feet of snow on Tuesday, November 18. The band was on their way to Toronto to play a show, which was later canceled. "Finally just started making a move. 50+ hours later. Hoping for some luck today," the band wrote.

jimmy-ruffin-112014.jpg Jimmy Ruffin, the soul singer most well known for his hit "What Becomes Brokenhearted," died in Las Vegas on Monday, November 17. He was 78. His kids, Philicia and Jimmy Lee confirmed his passing but did not give the cause. "Jimmy Ruffin was a phenomenal singer," said Motown founder Berry Gordy in a statement. He called "Brokenhearted" "one of the greatest songs put out."

img3-090513.jpg Imagine Dragons gave a surprise performance at the Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, recorded for the Crackle series, Playing It Forward. The internet video streaming service is currently airing the concert. The band played three tunes, their new single "Bet My Life," along with the hits "Radioactive" and "It's Time."

taylorliannechandler-112014.jpg A woman claiming to have dated Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has revealed that she was born a man. Taylor Lianne Chandler, 41, was born David Roy Fitch and says that she and the gold medal winner met on Tinder and had sex at a Baltimore Ravens game. She spoke on her gender identity and relationship with Phelps on Facebook.

JessieJ-061311.jpg Jessie J stopped by the set of The View to chat with the hosts on the couch and give a performance of her latest single "Burnin' Up." During the interview portion, Whoopi Goldberg brought up Taylor Swift's controversial decision to remove her music from Spotify. Jess said artists got to do what they got to do. "It's so hard to not contradict yourself as an artist."

Mikenichols-112014.jpg Mike Nichols, longtime Hollywood director who helmed such pictures as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolfe," "The Graduate," and "Wolf," has died at the age of 83. ABC News prez James Goldston confirmed that Nichols died Wednesday evening. "No one was more passionate than Mike," Goldston wrote in an email statement.

vincegill-011210.jpg Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett have teamed up for a four date tour beginning January 27 in Glenside, Pennsylvania. During the Songs and Stories run, the pair will play solo sets, share stories, and hook up for a few duets. Further dates include January 28 at Englewood, New Jersey's Bergen Performing Arts Center and January 30 at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center.

BillyJoel-10032009.jpg The Library of Congress has honored Billy Joel with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song lifetime achievement honor. The LoC celebrated with a Washington, DC concert attended by Democratic and Republican lawmakers. Performances came from Tony Bennett, Gavin DeGraw, LeAnn Rimes, John Mellencamp, Natalie Maines, Boyz II Men and more.

MockingJay-112014.jpg Though many of the biggest releases of the year have underwhelmed over opening weekend, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" is in great position to post far and away the top domestic opening of 2014, with more than $150 million looking very possible as it launches at roughly 4,000 theaters.

img2-100614.jpg Hugh Laurie ("House") will guest star on the HBO political comedy "Veep." The show, now in its fourth season, recently saw the title character Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) take over for the president, who resigned to take care of his wife. So far, there's been no word on Laurie's role. Previous guest stars have been Jessica St. Clair, Kate Burton, Christopher Meloni and Kathy Najimy.

rihanna-021113.jpg Rihanna was spotted at the MAC AIDS Fund premiere of Andrew Jenks's new documentary, It's Not Over, earlier this week. Riri dressed more conservatively than usual, stepping out in a pink gingham skirt and jacket. It's Not Over follows the lives of three young people living with HIV/AIDS. It's available for streaming now via Netflix. The film was made possible by the MAC.

AngelinaJolie-070611.jpg Angelina Jolie has revealed that she plans to retire from acting to focus on directing. Speaking with Du Jour Magazine, the Oscar Winner said that she much prefers life behind the camera and out of the limelight. "I've never been comfortable as an actor; I've never loved being in front of the camera. I didn't ever think I could direct, but I hope I'm able to have a career at it . . ."

Chris-Brown-091712.jpg Chris Brown has announced an upcoming tour with August Alsina, scheduled to begin before his upcoming Between the Sheets trek with Trey Songz. "#TeamBreezy Before the #BTSTour catch me with my brother @AugustAlsina in the following select cities," Brown wrote on Twitter. Breezy and August will hit three cities, beginning December 19.

kourtneykardashian-113011.jpg Kourtney Kardashian has announced that she will have her third baby next month. She's featured on the cover of the December/January edition of Fit Pregnancy, in which she says that she's not concerned that her OB/GYN might be gone for the holidays when the kid pops out. "No. I'm going to keep him handcuffed to me!" she joked.

beyonce-102212.jpg Beyoncé has released a snippet of "7/11," her latest single, set to debut in full on Tuesday, November 25. The cut, produced by Ariel Rechtshaid, features on the Platinum Edition box set of Bey's latest self-titled LP. The bass bangs on the 30-second clip as Queen B commands, "Smack that, clap that / like you don't care."