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drake-070916.jpg This past weekend at the Summer Sixteen Tour show in Kansas City, Drake announced a new project he is working on. The rapper announced he is currently working on a new mixtape. This comes as his album Views spends its eleventh non-consecutive week at number one in the Billboard 200. While few details of Drake's new project have been released, rumors are abounding.

littlebigtown30-070916.jpg Little Big Town recently performed a cover of Oasis' "Wonderwall" on the ABC show Greatest Hits, according to The Boot. The band covered the mid-1990s song, which comes from Oasis' What's the Story Morning Glory album. Little Big Town's most recent album, Wanderlust, highlights the band's ability to play genres of music outside country.

jeff-ament-061016.jpg Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder joined Sting and Peter Gabriel onstage during their tour stop in Seattle on April 21, according to NME. Vedder teamed up with Sting to perform the Police track "Drive to Tears." The two previously performed the song together during a Pearl Jam concert in New York City earlier this year. Vedder also joined Gabriel for "Red Rain."

allmanbros-072516.jpg The Allman Brothers Band has announced that they may be reuniting, according to Ultimate Classic Rock. Bassist Oteil Burbridge says that Gregg Allman is trying to get the band back together. Burbridge says he's "always waiting for that call," he told the San Diego Union-Tribune, and that "Gregg texted us not long ago . . ."

garth-brooks-070916.jpg Garth Brooks has hinted at possible Australian and European tour dates once he finishes his North American leg of his world tour, according to Taste of Country. The country singer is scheduled to finish up his North American leg in 2017. Prior to his shows at New York City's Yankee Stadium on July 8 and 9, Brooks told the media he may be headed to Europe and Australia.

imge1-072516.jpg En Vogue took to Greatest Hits to perform one of their greatest hits. The 1990s pop trio took the stage alongside the all-girl quintet June's Diary to perform "Free Your Mind" on the ABC series. A video of the full performance was posted on the June's Diary official Twitter on July 22.

david-bowie-060816.jpg This fall, the musical, Lazarus, which was co-written by David Bowie is set for a four month run in London's King's Cross Theatre. The opening night will take place October 25 and run through January 21. The musical is based around Walter Tevis' novel, The Man Who Fell To Earth. The book had a heavy influence on Bowie's early career.

kerihilson-072516.jpg Keri Hilson previewed some snippets of new music on social media, which will reportedly appear on her long awaited new album, L.I.A.R. (Love is a Religion). "Keri wouldn't be Keri if she didn't hit us w/ Snapchat Snippets #KeriHilson #Keribesnappin #Snapchat #Snippets #LIARComingSoon," she posted. "Yooooou damn right we're not ready but we ARE ready."

Rihanna-061616.jpg Rihanna will appear in the fifth and final season of A&E's Bates Motel, where she will reportedly play the role of Marion Crane. Her casting was revealed at the Comic-Con International convention in San Diego, where the cast and crew of the show held a panel discussion. The show's official Twitter account tweeted a video of the singer announcing the role.

taylor-swift-070916.jpg Taylor Swift wants to see Kanye West prosecuted for using her voice in his song, "Famous." The sound bite was taken from a Snapchat phone call between Swift and West. Swift claims she understood the call to be private. She did not know she was on speakerphone and was able to be overheard. The singer is accusing West of character assassination.

wiz-072516.jpg Wiz Khalifa released his new track, "Wit The Kids" last Thursday. The song is themed around peace and love. It features audio clips of Ronald Reagan speeches in the beginning and throughout. The song was released the day after Wiz and Snoop Dogg kicked off their The High Road summer tour. "Wit The Kids" marks the fourth single Wiz has released since June. "More and More,

Katyperry-062316.jpg Katy Perry just released a 26 second video trailer for her new song "Rise." The song will be the official anthem used by NBC for their coverage of the upcoming Rio Olympics. The video starts with an overhead shot of Katy Perry on a rocky plain in a desert. Perry is seen dragging a parachute behind her. Suddenly the clip switches to a water scene.

rowland-061016.jpg In a recent interview with People, Kelly Rowland discussed fears she had raising her son in the United States. Rowland's son is 18 months old. She fears the environment in America is a dangerous place to raise African American children, particularly boys. Rowland discussed her pregnancy and said, "I remember being pregnant with Titan . . ."

Ariana-grande-070916.jpg According to a recent Wikileaks report, Ariana Grande was being considered to perform at the White House for the president. However, after TMZ posted a video of Grande licking a doughnut, she was "deemed unfit for the job." The pop singer was also caught, in the same video, saying that she hated America and Americans.

nielyoung-061616.jpg Neil Young is set to play two back-to-back shows in Telluride. The shows will mark the rock star's first-ever performance in the town. The two shows will take place September 30 and October 1 at the Telluride Town Park. Young's backing band will be the Promise of the Real, who is fronted by Lukas Nelson—son of country star Willie Nelson.

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