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2 Chainz Sued for Alleged Contract Violation by Atlanta Promoter over Pair of 2013 Hometown Shows

An Atlanta concert promoter is suing 2 Chainz after the emcee reportedly ignored a contractual obligation and allegedly caused huge damages to the organization's professional reputation.

British Woman Made $34,000 from Selling False Glastonbury Tickets; Michael Eavis Comments

The Glastonbury Music Festival may be the most in-demand music event on the planet, and con artists certainly look to take advantage: One woman, Christine Babb, has been charged with selling more than $34,000 worth of fake tickets to the event.

Norway Cutting FM Radio in 2017; First Nation Converting entirely to Digital Audio Broadcasting

Norway plans to cut off all FM radio broadcasts during 2017, transitioning entirely to digital, according to a report from the Ministry of Culture.

ACM Award Winners: Miranda Lambert Wins Most, Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean Also Get Hardware

Once again it seemed as if the Academy of Country Music Awards was Miranda Lambert's to lose, although the game's top female performer is still chasing after the biggest award of them all. Lambert took home four trophies during the night, while Jason ...

Liam and Noel Gallagher Agree to Reform Oasis? British Paper Says 'Yes,' Too Soon To Get Excited

It's far too early to get too excited about anything, but an anonymous source told an English tabloid that Liam and Noel Gallagher of Oasis have come to a "gentleman's agreement" to reform the Britpop giants.

Cameron Crowe's 23 Favorite Albums Revealed by Wikileaks: Beatles, Nirvana and Radiohead Included

The Sony hacks revealed many salacious e-mails and details about celebrities in the film and music world, however one bit of information is just as enticing without damaging anyone's reputation: an e-mail where director Cameron Crowe lists his 23 ...

Florence + The Machine Cutting Second Coachella Appearance to 30 Minutes after Foot Injury

Florence + The Machine's ability to perform may have taken a tougher hit than most predicted as a result of the songstress breaking her foot at last weekend's rendition of the Coachella Music Festival. Official posts on the Coachella website indicate ...

Jay Z and Roc-A-Fella Records Win Lawsuit Stemming from 'Life and Times of S. Carter' Tapes

Jay Z and Roc-A-Fella Records have come out on top regarding a lawsuit filed last year, where onetime engineer Chauncey Mahan alleged that he deserved part-ownership of 41 songs he helped produce. The most publicity the lawsuit received was when the ...

Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again' and More: 5 No. 1 Soundtracks and The Singles That Powered Them

This week's Billboard 200 featured the soundtrack to Furious 7 reaching no. 1 after four weeks on the charts. What's propelled the album to higher and higher sales every week? For one thing, the release of the film. More importantly however is the ...

Cassandra Wilson Reinterprets Billie Holiday Nicely on 'Coming Forth By Day'

Society always celebrates the records that top the Billboard 200 album chart. Back of The Billboards is a Music Times weekly segment that looks at the opposite end: the new record that finished closest to the back of the Billboard 200 for the ...

Corey Taylor ranks Slipknot Albums: Check How 'Slipknot,' 'The Gray Chapter' and 'Iowa' Placed

Asking a band to choose between its albums, as Loudwire accurately describes, is like asking members to choose between their children. That said, Corey Taylor of Slipknot came through when asked by Noisey to rank his primary band's records. It's also ...

Ethan Kath Releases Crystal Castles Song 'Frail' Despite Alice Glass Leaving Band [LISTEN]

Ethan Kath has released a new track under the moniker of "Crystal Castles," confirming that although Alice Glass has left the duo, the band will live on. The track is titled "Frail" and features female vocals, although Pitchfork has clarified that, ...

Suge Knight Hospitalized Again as Judge Rules He Must Undergo Murder Trial

Suge Knight has once again been hospitalized following a hearing tied to his alleged hit-and-run, and possible murder, of Terry Carter. No reason was given for the transportation of Knight from the Los Angeles Superior Court to a nearby hospital, but ...

All Time Low's 'Future Hearts' Tops Album Charts, Edging Rising 'Furious 7' Soundtrack

Pop punk band All Time Low didn't have a smash single to help it get new album Future Hearts to the top of the Billboard 200, but it was the strongest contender in the field of pure album sales last week, taking no. 1 on the Albums Charts with 70,000 ...

Los Angeles Votes to Self-Operate The Greek Theatre, Denying Nederlander and Live Nation

The city of Los Angeles and the debate over who should operate the iconic Greek Theatre took a surprise shift in direction after the Department of Recreation and Parks voted three-to-one for the city to self-manage the venue. Throughout the two years ...

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