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Chris Martin

Chris Martin Says Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt 'Kidnapped' Him For 'Unbroken' Soundtrack

Buzz Dec 2014 02:03AM EDT

Martin already has a Golden Globe nomination of his own for that Unbroken song -- "Miracles" - and is on the short list for an Oscar nomination as well.READ MORE

Coachella 2014

Coachella Releases 2014 Aftermovie Starring Ellie Goulding, Empire Of The Sun, Pharrell and More [WATCH]

Buzz Dec 2014 02:01AM EDT

The theme of the winter has been festival after movies. The dance world has already sent out its theatric volleys and now Coachella is matching with its own six minute piece without any fanfare or announcement. Situated to The Family Crest's "Beneath The Brine," Coachella crafts a unique aftermovie with plenty of interesting effects and well put together editing techniques. The film, directed by Joe Slavin, does not simply deliver clip after clip of run of the mill festival footage, but instead focuses on the editing and effects, using time lapses and slow-motion shots to bring out the emotion and character of the artists and attendees of the festival.READ MORE

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8 Great Winter Songs (That Aren't About Christmas)

Buzz Dec 2014 01:59AM EDT

It's the middle of December, which means you're probably sick of all the non-stop Christmas music you've been forced to hear for the past few weeks. If you want to take a break from the holiday tunes, but still enjoy their wintery spirit, try checking out these eight songs instead. Happy winter solstice!READ MORE

Madonna

Madonna Drops Six Tracks from New Album ‘Rebel Heart’ Featuring Nicki Minaj and Kanye West Following Leaks [LISTEN]

Buzz Dec 2014 20:33PM EDT

Madonna has caved. The entertainment icon made her upcoming effort, 'Rebel Heart,' available for pre-order and offered six songs for purchase. This all follows a bunch of leaks from earlier in the week of 10 unfinished tracks. Madonna dropped "Unapologetic Bitch," "Illuminati" and "Bitch I'm Madonna" featuring Nicki Minaj. Kanye West produced some of the tracks. The first single, "Living for Love," can also be streamed here.READ MORE

Pharrell

Pharrell's Hit 'Happy' Was Played 43 Million Times on Pandora; Guess How Much Money He Made?

Buzz Dec 2014 17:03PM EDT

The ongoing saga between pop's elite and online streaming services got another new wrinkle this week when an email from Sony/ATV CEO Martin Bandier claimed Pharrell's hit "Happy" only generated $2,700 in revenue from Pandora Radio in the first quarter of 2014.READ MORE

One Direction perform

'One Direction: The Special' Promos Feature Live Tour Footage, Screaming Fans and Behind-the-Scenes Glimpses

Buzz Dec 2014 14:59PM EDT

One Direction's upcoming gig on Saturday Night Live isn't the only time the "Night Changes" band will be coming to NBC in the next few days. Yes, 1D will be having its very own concert and behind-the-scenes special, fittingly titled One Direction: The Special, next week and now there are two trailers for Directioners to watch over and over again until the airdate arrives.READ MORE

5 Seconds of Summer at the People Magazine Awards

WATCH: 5 Seconds Of Summer Perform "What I Like About You" at People Magazine Awards 2014 [VIDEO]

Buzz Dec 2014 12:41PM EDT

Last night (Dec. 18), PEOPLE broke into new territory by airing the first-ever People Magazine Awards on NBC. And like any new award show, in addition to giving out trophies to the likes of Kate Hudson, Gwen Stefani and Jennifer Aniston, the event had to have a few musical guests. And everyone's favorite pop-punk boy band 5 Seconds of Summer were on hand to provide the entertainment. In continued promotion of its new album LIVESOS, 5SOS performed its cover of "What I Like About You" with plenty of attitude.READ MORE

What you're favorite musicians looked like during high school...Hint: nothing like this.

Musicians, Like Us, Had Terrible High School Photos: Check Out Eminem, Avril Lavigne and Kesha, Way Back When

Buzz Dec 2014 12:39PM EDT

We don't want to comment on the issues of freedom of speech or what merits good taste in school photos. Instead, let's focus on totally awesome high school yearbook photos from our favorite musicians.READ MORE

Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney 'Not Giving Up' On Song About Police Brutality Following Recent Eric Garner, Mike Brown Decisions

Buzz Dec 2014 12:19PM EDT

The 72-year-old is no stranger to controversial topics in his music, as The Beatles' lyrics were picked apart and assigned political meaning throughout the '60s and '70s. He notably penned The White Album's "Blackbird" for the Civil Rights movement in the United States.READ MORE

SXSW Crash Site

South by Southwest Car Crash Lawsuits Surface, Organizers, Traffic Design Company Named in Wrongful Death Suits

Buzz Dec 2014 12:14PM EDT

Multiple lawsuits were filed recently against the organizers of South By Southwest for the unfortunate car accident that occurred in March and resulted in the deaths of four concertgoers. According to the Associated Press, Rashad Owens has been in jail since the incident occurred at the festival in Austin when the driver plowed through a barricade and drove into a crowd of people. Another two dozen people were injured.READ MORE

One Direction at 28th Annual ARIA Awards 2014

Watch: One Direction Get Hit on by Amy Adams in 'Saturday Night Live' Promo for Season 40 Christmas Episode

Buzz Dec 2014 12:01PM EDT

Don't worry, Amy Adams, once the boys of One Direction held us in their arms, we wouldn't let them put us down either. In a new promo for the season 40 Christmas episode of Saturday Night Live, the Big Eyes actress continues her love affair with 1D, as she attempts to hit on them and get a little bit of action underneath the mistletoe.READ MORE

Justin Bieber Instagram Photo

Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Rihanna Lose Millions of Instagram Followers After App Deletes Fake Accounts

Buzz Dec 2014 11:17AM EDT

If you followed Justin Bieber on Instagram earlier this week, there was a 15 percent chance that you were actually a spambot. Yesterday (Dec. 18), the popular social media app went through a massive purging of fake accounts, causing celebrities like Bieber, Rihanna, Selena Gomez and Ariana Grande to lose millions of followers.READ MORE

Diplo & Skrillex Jack U oN Triple J

Sirius XM Broadcasting New Year's Eve Sets Live from Skrillex, Diplo, Willie Nelson, Meghan Trainor and More

Buzz Dec 2014 10:11AM EDT

Not heading out to one of the great New Years' Eve gigs we mentioned in our list last week? No worries. SiriusXM has a full roster of live performances that will be airing throughout the day and night to keep you entertained from the comfort of your home. Willie Nelson, Meghan Trainor, Skrillex and Diplo will be among the acts playing live on December 31.READ MORE

Hologram Rowlf The Dog not included in show.

Hologram USA Teaming with Liberace Foundation for Las Vegas Feature Length Show Featuring Pianist's Virtual Ghost

Buzz Dec 2014 09:32AM EDT

Apparently they didn't watch the recent season ending efforts from South Park, which lampooned hologram performances and the current state of the music industry, or maybe they couldn't see past the dollar signs: Hologram USA is reportedly working hand in hand with the Liberace Foundation for The Performing and Creative Arts to create a hologram version of the pianist for a feature-length Las Vegas show.READ MORE

Katy Perry

Katy Perry Sells More Than 350,000 Australian Tickets, Sets Record at Sydney's Allphones Arena During Tour Down Under

Buzz Dec 2014 08:40AM EDT

Katy Perry will make sure to hit Australia during her next world tour as well, and hit it hard. The pop star played an impressive 23 dates during her recent run on the "Prismatic" tour and sold more than 350,000 tickets along with breaking some individual arena numbers along the way. She's now the all-time record holder for a stretch of shows at Allphones Arena in Sydney, where she sold out six gigs, a total of 89,500 tickets.READ MORE

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