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dierks.jpg During a Dierks Bentley concert in Utica, New York, a woman had her leg impaled by a falling piece of metal. The debris was shed from the ceiling of the Utica Memorial Auditorium on Sunday night. The woman was transported to the hospital with what emergency workers described as a "significant" injury. Utica Fire Chief Russell Brooks told News Channel 2 that the debris was a tie rod.

NickiMinaj-081011.jpg Nicki Minaj will be the musical guest on the December 6 episode of Saturday Night Live hosted by James Franco. The upcoming appearance will be the second for Minaj. "On December 6, @JamesFrancoTV makes his third appearance as host with second-time musical guest @NICKIMINAJ! #SNL40," SNL wrote on Twitter.

Stewart-050912.jpg Jon Stewart ("The Daily Show") made an appearance on "The Colbert Report," where he was interviewed by his former employee Stephen Colbert about his new film "Rosewater." "It's a beautiful film and that offends me. Why is it that you can do your show," Colbert said, while in character as a reactionary conservative, "and you do it well, and now you're doing something else well."

Trisha-092409.jpg Trisha Yearwood has released "End of the World," a single from her latest album, PrizeFighter: Hit after Hit. The album features ten of Trish's biggest hits, along with six new tracks. According to The Boot, "End of the World" will tug at the listener's heart strings. "It's a track that should be listened to in the middle of a torrential downpour or a record-breaking hailstorm."

KeithUrban-101409.jpg Keith Urban has been nominated for for Single and Video Clip of the Year for his current single, "Somewhere in My Car," at the 2015 Country Music Awards Australia. The cut is from his latest album Fuse. In the Single of the Year category Keith goes up against Adam Harvey ("She Don't Know She's Beautiful"), and Kasey Chambers ("Bittersweet").

paulmccartney-04261.jpg Paul McCartney has shared 3D footage of his historic concert at San Fran's Candlestick Park, which took place over the summer. Jaunt VR has developed an app that will put viewers in the audience of the August show. The footage sees Macca and his band playing the classic hit "Live and Let Die," and was filmed with 360-degree, stereoscopic 3-D cameras and 3-D sound-field microphone.

DaveMustaine-101709.jpg Megadeth is teaming up with Backstage Auctions to unload years worth of touring equipment and memorabilia. The auction includes flight and wardrobe cases, amps, cabinets, gear, guitars, picks and strings, apparel, set lists, lyrics, tour programs, autographed items and a pair of tour-used Vic Rattlehead combat boots.

christiee-092614.jpg Chrisette Michele has unveiled the cover and track list for her upcoming studio album, The Lyricists Opus. The new LP follows 2013's Better, and is the first on her indie label, Rich Hipster. The cover art features a close up of Chrisette, sporting a new set of lengthy braids. The R&B artist has also released a snippet of the first single, "Together."

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.