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disclosure-041015.jpg Disclosure have opened up on working with Sam Smith and producer Jimmy Napes on the latest Bond theme "Writing's on the Wall." Speaking with Vulture, Guy Howard said he and his brother Howard were charged with updating the single's sound. "The orchestra, piano, and vocals were already on it, and it sounded incredible," he began.

velvetunderground-082715.jpg The Velvet Underground: The Complete Matrix Tapes, a four-disc box set comprised of The Velvet Underground's 1969 residency at The Matrix, a small club in San Francisco, will be released on November 20.

LukeBryan.jpg  Luke Bryan was forced to postpone his October 1 Farm Tour stop in Lexington, Kentucky, due to inclement weather. "Postponing a show is so difficult for me because I know it an inconvenience to the people that make my life amazing. The fans. Very sorry!" Bryan wrote.

Chris-Brown-091712.jpg Chris Brown and French Montana have united once again on a remix to Travi$ Scott's Rodeo single "Antidote." Brown gets things popping with lines like "100 bottles and you know I snuck my weed in" before French raps "Hit up Miami, woke up in the Lamb / Hop out the Porsche and I jump in the Phantom."

brianmay-071012.jpg Queen's Brian May will debut his new short horror film, One Night In Hell, at this year's Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights. He is also working on a full length version of the film.

Beck-052512.jpg Paul McCartney and Beck performed together recently at a charity concert at PETA's (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) 35th anniversary gala. The duo took to the stage together to perform a pair of Beatles tracks, "Drive My Car" and "I've Just Seen A Face."

ArethaFranklin-110909.jpg Aretha Franklin says that her father, Reverend C. L. Franklin, would be "thrilled" that she performed for Pope Francis when he visited the country. "I think that he would be thrilled," Franklin told the New York Times.

Jewel-071211.jpg Jewel teamed up with Dolly Parton, who she calls a "pioneer," on the track "My Father's Daughter" off her new album Picking Up the Pieces. "[Dolly] is such a pioneer, and who she was as a woman the time she came out was just revolutionary," Jewel tells Rolling Stone.

taylor-swift-051215.jpg Taylor Swift has donated the whopping sum of $50,000 to a GoFundMe fundraiser for 13-month-old Ayden, who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Ayden is the nephew of Kim "Toshi" Davidson, one of Taylor's dancers on the 1989 World Tour. "Baby Ayden, I'm lucky enough to perform with your uncle Toshi on tour," Taylor wrote on Ayden's GoFundMe page.

tpain-100215.jpg T-Pain has announced that his upcoming fifth album, Stoicville: The Phoenix lands December 11. The singer hit Twitter to make the announcement. "December 11th Stoicville: The Phoenix rises!!! Taking you to new levels of T-Pain . . . one banger at a time!" Speaking with Rap-Up, he gave fans a hint of what to expect from his first album in four years.

Royalbloodpress-071615.jpg Royal Blood say that the majority of the writing on their upcoming sophomore album took place on their tour bus. Fronter Mike Kerr called the bus the pair's traveling "writing den" in an interview with NME. "I built a studio in the back of our bus," he began. "It's very hard to write when everything keeps falling over because the driver's taken a massive corner."

Ladygaga2-060111.jpg Lady Gaga has teamed up with Nile Rodgers to record a new version Chic's "I Want Your Love." A video for the track has been posted online as part of a new campaign for Tom Ford's fashion label. The new clip sees Gaga and a slew of models strutting their stuff down a lighted runway while other models look on from the side. Gaga rocks a number of looks.

JakeOwen-041012.jpg Jake Owen has signed on to the 2016 Taste of Country Music Festival, which goes down in Hunter Mountain, New York from June 10 to 12. Owen joins previously announced headliner Kenny Chesney at the fest. According to Taste of Country, "Owen's set promises hit songs like "Barefoot Blue Jean Night," "Yee Haw," "Eight Second Ride" and his current single "Real Life."

Beatles-102511.jpg The management contract made between the Beatles and Brian Epstein - the only such contract ever signed by the group - sold for over $550,000 at Sotheby's Rock and Pop auction in London this week. The doc was signed on October 1, 1962, just four days ahead of the release of their first single "Love Me Do."

LadyAntebellum.jpg Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley has announced plans for a new solo project after the country trio goes on hiatus following their current tour. Billboard reports that Kelley revealed his plans and debuted several of his solo tunes at a recent industry event in Nashville.

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