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weezer-061616.jpg The 2017 Forecastle Festival has announced its headlining acts. Weezer, LCD Soundsystem and Odesza will each be at the top of the bill for the three-day concert.

ArethaFranklin-110909.jpg An impressive lineup of performers has been announced for the upcoming "The Music of Aretha Franklin" tribute concert. Melissa Etheridge, Kenny Loggins, Ann Wilson from Heart and Todd Rundgren are all slated to perform.

keith-urban-062316.jpg For the first time, Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood performed "the Fighter" live together. The show took place in Wellington, New Zealand where the two were on a planned stop as part of their tour.

Emerson-Lake-Palmer-120816.jpg Rock legend Greg Lake has passed away at the age of 69. The frontman of King Crimson and later Emerson, Lake & Palmer had been suffering from cancer.

journey-the-band-101916.jpg Journey And Asia have confirmed plans to launch a co-headlining tour next year. The run is set to kick off in Yakima, Washington on March 15 of next year and will run through April 4, when they wrap at the Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio.

red-hot-chili-peppers-070916.jpg On December 5, the Red Hot Chili Peppers kicked off their United Kingdom tour with Babymetal. The RHCP headlined at London's 02 arena for the first of a nine-date stint.

imge5-070116.jpg Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett have announced plans for a West Coast tour together. The run is set to kick off on March 22 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza in California and will run through March 30 when they'll wrap at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, California.

jhene-081716.jpg Jhene Aiko posed nude for a new PETA (People for Ethical Treatment of Animals) ad. The "Drop the Fur" campaign ad features Aiko tastefully lying nude amid a bed of white sheets. Aiko made a switch in her eating habits after being hospitalized for a poor diet. Since becoming vegan, the songstress has developed further ethical ideals for how she eats, other than her own health.

bruno-mars-061016.jpg The 2016 Victoria Secret Fashion Show hosted some of the biggest names in music. Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga, and the Weeknd each joined the supermodels on the catwalk as they separately set the many moods for the evening. The supermodels which included Gigi Hadid, Alessandra Ambrosio, and Kendall Jenner strutted in scantily clad designer outfits.

Katyperry-062316.jpg Katy Perry reigns supreme on Twitter. Perry has more followers than any other celebrity on the planet.

beyonce-070916.jpg It should come as no surprise to many that Beyoncé is leading the Grammy Nominations for 2017. The non-stop pop icon was nominated for nine awards including Album, Record, and Song of the Year. Beyoncé will also have "Hold Up" nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance, "Don't Hurt Yourself" for Best Rock Performance, and "Freedom" for Best Rap/Sung Performance.

ashanti-112816.jpg Ashanti and Ja Rule performed a duet live at the Apollo. The two came together on stage to sing "Helpless" in front of a dazzled crowd. The two former Murder Inc. label mates set if off as they sang together on the purple lighted Apollo stage. The song "Helpless" comes off the recently released Hamilton Mixtape.

kidrock-081716.jpg Kid Rock is capitalizing on the divisiveness borne out of the fear and hate rhetoric from the 2016 presidential election. The singer is selling pro-Trump merchandise, which carry clear messages of disdain for non-Trump supporters.

queen-photo-by-chris-hopper-090616.jpg Queen guitarist Brian May has given fans an update on his health. The rock legend was booked for a solo tour earlier this year but canceled the run citing what he referred to at the time as a "persistent illness."

chriscornell-070116.jpg The fifth annual Monster Energy Fort Rock Festival has started to release some of the names appearing on the bill. The concert will be held April 29 and 30, 2017. Headlining the two-night gig will be Def Leppard on Saturday and Soundgarden on Sunday.

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