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Image01-113015.jpg Sinead O'Connor threatened to commit suicide in a chilling Facebook post. "I have taken an overdose," she wrote. "There is no other way to get respect. I am not at home, I'm at a hotel, somewhere in Ireland, under another name. If I wasn't posting this, my kids and family wouldn't even find out." "Apparently . . . I'm such a rotten horrible mother and Person, that I've been alone."

RollingStones-110409.jpg Keith Richards has opened up about fatherhood and says that despite being one of the world's biggest rock stars, he is a family man at his core. Speaking with GQ he says that ultimately his family is what has kept him going in such a harsh business for so many years. "I don't care how cool and hip and whatever you think you are. You get down the line, baby, what counts is family."

img1-031714.jpg Erykah Badu, host of Sunday's 2015 Soul Train Awards, used Iggy Azalea as the butt of one of her jokes during the ceremony. Badu began by talking about her relationship with rappers. "As you know, I am the queen of neo soul and people say I have this common effect on rappers: that I make them change gods and wear crochet hats . . ."

PearlJam.jpg Pearl Jam covered the U2 cut "A Sort of Homecoming" during a recent concert in Bogota, Columbia. The cut was featured on the Irish band's 1984 record The Unforgettable Fire. Eddie Vedder launched into a few bars of the tune in Bogota, before leading his band into "MFC," a cut from the band's 1998 album, Yield.

rihanna-021113.jpg Rihanna has released the second installment of her ANTIdiaRy video series—a new partnership with electronics manufacturer Samsung—which takes viewers on a journey through the star's life. "There's more than meets the eye. The next #ANTIdiaRY room is now open," she wrote on Twitter. In the first episode, Rih unlocked the first bedroom.

imge1-113015.jpg M83 will appear at the NOS Alive 2016 Festival. The band is the first to be announced for the festival's 10th anniversary. NOS Alive, formerly known as Optimus Alive, has previously hosted Arctic Monkeys, The Libertines, Foals, Depeche Mode, Radiohead, The Cure, Pearl Jam, Beastie Boys and more.

Chris-Brown-091712.jpg Chris Brown has released a surprise mixtape, Before the Party, ahead of the release of his latest full length album, Royalty. The 34 track mixtape features a host of collabs from the likes of Rihanna, Wiz Khalifa, Wale, Tyga, Fetty Wap, Pusha T, French Montana and Kelly Rowland.

img1-120814.jpg Slayer's Kerry King has opened up about the terror attacks in Paris, specifically about the attacks at concert hall Le Bataclan that left 90 dead, saying that he is surprised it took this long to happen. "I am suprised that it took the terrorists this long to target a rock concert. Because they hate rock music," King told Belgian website gva.be.

Britney-041111.jpg Britney Spears is the latest celeb to tribute Adele's new single "Hello," posting video of herself dancing to the song and writing, "I could dance to this song a MILLION times . . . Love you Adele!" The video, which features a grainy black and white look, sees Spears doing several ballet spins in a room. In an NPR interview last week, Adele called Spears "the queen."

Metallica-102709.jpg Metallica's James Hetfield says that the overall failure of the band's 2013 film Through the Never was a bittersweet experience. "It's very bittersweet, the whole movie bit," Hetfield told fanzine So What!.

KelliePeckler-10282009.jpg Kellie Pickler has released "My Christmas Caroline" her new holiday single in which she sings the praises of her home state North Carolina. The song, written with her husband, Kyle Jacobs, sees her pining for her hometown. "Tonight I'm thinking about the mountains / Snow falling on the pines / Oh I feel so far away from / My Christmas Caroline," Pickler sings.

chelseaperetti-113015.jpg Comedians Chelsea Peretti and Jordan Peele have gotten engaged, the pair announced via Twitter. "My fiancé (lololol) Jordan Peele proposed to me last night during the family talent show lolol," Peretti tweeted, with Peele responding with a diamond ring emoji. The couple got a lot of congratulations and encouragement from famous friends, including Mindy Kaling.

journeymusic-060710.jpg Returning Journey drummer Steve Smith says that he is excited to be back playing with the band again. "I am excited to revisit a role that was a formative part of my career, performing music that has touched many people for more than 30 years," Smith said on Facebook.

KendrickLamar-022513.jpg Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole have released a pair of Black Friday cuts to Soundcloud. K-Dot dropped his remix of Cole's 2014 cut "A Tale of 2 Citiez," while Cole dropped his remix of Lamar's "Alright." Lamar's verse sees him lending his support to Kanye West for president. "Play with him, you're better off voting for Donald Trump / I'm yelling Mr. Kanye West . . ."

jana-kramer-042114.jpg For all those fathers to be out there, Jana Kramer has some advice for you. She says all you need is a little patience. "I like to read things and I like to hear other people's stories, so it's fun to kind of share my stories as well," she tells Taste of Country Nights. "Just be patient and try not to be stressed," Kramer adds. "Just have faith."

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