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BrianWilson-051017.jpg Brian Wilson returned to Hawthorne High School in California in an effort to have an "F" grade he received in music class changed to an "A." Wilson chronicled the odd journey on his official Twitter. The story goes that he apparently submitted a composition for a music class in 1959 that received an "F" grade, which ended up as "Surfin'," the Beach Boys' first ever hit.

Wale-111417.jpg Wale has teased a new track with J. Cole. The former added a video to Instagram of the pair in the studio together but then the track was quickly deleted. In the video, Wale is spitting about the trappings of fame while Cole is behind the mixing desk. Cole had previously put Wale on blast on the 2016 track "False Prophets."

DaveMatthewsBand-081417.jpg The Dave Matthews Band has confirmed plans for a new album and tour. The release will be the first for the band since 2012's Away from the World and Matthews has made various comments about their progress on new music over the years. "I think we have some great music and some stuff that [drummer] Carter [Beauford] and I worked on that's added to the pile."

U21-080416.jpg U2 has confirmed plans for a string of European tour dates later this year. The run is set to kick off August 31 in Berlin at the Mercedes-Benz Arena and will continue through October 23 when they'll wrap the first of two U.K. dates in London at the O2. Tickets for the newly announced European shows are set to go on sale beginning January 26, while pre-sale tickets for subscribers to U2.

FaithHill-011618.jpg The day time talk show Pickler & Ben, which is produced by Faith Hill, has been renewed for a second season. The show stars Kellie Pickler and Ben Aaron in the hosts chairs and the production staff says their thrilled to return.

FifthHarmony-081517.jpg Fifth Harmony's Normani Kordei and Khalid have confirmed that their collaboration track will appear on the soundtrack for the new film Love, Simon. The track is reportedly titled "Love Lies."

beck-summer-tour-070416.jpg Beck has offered up a video for his newest single "Fix Me." The track is pulled from his newest effort Colors and finds the star teaming with the ASPCA to bring Instagram-famous poodles to the screen in a classic surreal video.

Migos-122017.jpg Migos have revealed the release date for their forthcoming new album Culture II. The album is set to drop on January 26 and falls exactly one year and one day after the first iteration of the release. Group member Offset has already boasted that the album is a "masterpiece." Quavo has also boasted about the effort saying: "We're creating a whole new sound."

HeartBand-062113.jpg Heart's Ann Wilson has signed on for an appearance at the upcoming Love Rocks NYC benefit concert. The show is scheduled for New York's Beacon Theater on March 15th and benefits the God's Love We Deliver charity, which provides meals and nutrition for those with illnesses.

imge5-070116.jpg Vince Gill is celebrating the addition of a new grandchild to the family. The baby girl was born to Vince's daughter Jenny and is named Everly June Van Valkenburg. The country legend/newly minted Eagles' daughter broke the news this week via Instagram.

2Chainz-061617.jpg 2 Chainz has revealed a new collaboration with Versace for a limited edition run of sneakers. He broke news of the collab during an appearance at Milan's fashion week and the luxury design brand shared photos of avant-garde trainers. The photos include many color variations including blue and green plaid and multi-pattern options with bright impactful colors.

band-Bleachers-041717.jpg Bleachers has dropped a new single titled "Alfie's Song (Not So Typical Love Song)." The track is pulled from the soundtrack to the forthcoming new film Love, Simon and the track finds Jack Antonoff musing about a love that was once perfect. "You'd leave the cities and chase bullet holes / That's actually star light / And in those rare moments you and I were brilliant."

Maxresdefault-092816.jpg Robert Plant has signed on for a headlining performance at this year's Bearded Theory's Spring Gathering Festival. The event will take place May 24-27 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England and the fest broke news of the legend's addition to the lineup this week. "We are ecstatic and thrilled to announce that we have secured music royalty to headline the festival on Saturday night."

ElvisPresley-101909.jpg A new multi-part documentary about Elvis Presley is headed to HBO later this year. The doc, titled Elvis Presley: The Searcher will come as a three-hour, two part special that will dive deep into the icon's life starting in childhood and continuing straight through his rise to legendary status. "The films include stunning atmospherics shot inside Graceland, Elvis' iconic home."

taylorswift-102717.jpg Authorities from the state of New Hampshire have reportedly warned Taylor Swift and her security team about an obsessed fan. The man was recently taken into custody on a charge unrelated to the singer, but he then claimed to be her boyfriend and alleged he had a text message thread with the singer.

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