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Taylor Swift and brother celebrate Easter with egg battle

Charley Gallay/Getty Images for The Weinstein C Taylor Swift and her brother Austin Swift celebrated Easter with a spirited egg battle. Here’s an eggs-cellent way to celebrate Easter, courtesy of Taylor Swift. The “Shake It Off” singer and her brother ...

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Axl Rose may replace frontman Brian Johnson at AC/DC shows

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Axl Rose is also set to tour with the original lineup of Guns N’ Roses for the first time in 23 years next month It’s an appetite for destruction. Axl Rose, the frontman of Guns N’ Roses, ...

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Kesha files appeal to ruling she has to keep Sony contract

Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News Kesha (c.) appears in Manhattan Supreme Court on Feb. 19 where a judge told her she could not break her contract with Sony despite her rape allegations against their music producer. Kesha is not giving ...

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Springsteen pens note excusing 9-year-old fan’s tardiness

Kevin Winter/Getty Images Bruce Springsteen has got this nine-year-old’s back. A tiny Bruce Springsteen fan showed up late to class this week with the boss of all excuses. Nine-year-old Xabi Glovsky of Claremont, Calif., arrived at Springsteen’s Los Angeles concert ...

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Kanye West to crowdsource inspiration for new advocacy album

Julio Cortez/AP Kanye West is slated to make original tracks for “Metamorphoses” an album produced by the advocacy group Global Citizen. Kanye West never has a shortage of things to say, though for his next project he will crowdsource some ...

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Keyboardist Keith Emerson found dead in possible suicide

Michael Putland/Getty Images Keyboard player Keith Emerson, of Emerson, Lake and Palmer, pictured in 1977, died Thursday night at the age of 71. Keith Emerson, the legendary Emerson, Lake and Palmer keyboardist who turned the instrument into every bit the ...

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Legendary Beatles producer George Martin dead at 90

Vince Bucci/Getty Images Beatles producer George Martin has died aged 90. We read the news today, oh boy. Iconic producer George Martin, who worked on most of the Beatles’ recordings and was one of the people referred to as the ...

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The day artist Georgia O’Keeffe dies at 98 in 1986

Ansel Adams/AP Photo shows American modernist Georgia O’Keeffe painting in her car at Ghost Ranch, N.M. (Originally published by the Daily News on March 7, 1986. This story was written by Michael McGovern.) Georgia O’Keeffe, 98, the distinguished painter and ...

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Foo Fighters address breakup rumors

[embedded content] They’ll be here everlong. The Foo Fighters soothed fans worries Wednesday night with a hilarious video dispelling any break-up or hiatus rumors. Earlier reports hinted the rock group would disband after 22 years together so Dave Grohl could ...

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Public Enemy's 'Fight the Power' bookends Oscars

Kevin Winter/Getty Images The song “Fight the Power” opened the 88th Annual Academy Awards hosted by Chris Rock and closed the show Sunday.  Public Enemy’s politically-charged anthem for change — “Fight the Power” — underscored the Academy Awards lack of ...

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