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Gabriel Garcia Marquez

10 Musical Compositions Inspired by Gabriel García Márquez

Apr 2014 21:47PM EDT

Gabriel García Márquez, 87, died yesterday (April 17, 2014) from lymphatic cancer at his home in Mexico City. The worlds and characters he created have also spawned musical works. In a testament to his legacy, here are 10 songs that were inspired by Garcia Marquez's life and works.READ MORE


Rihanna's Vocals Used In 'Home'

Apr 2014 19:28PM EDT

Rihanna lends vocals for DreamWorks' 'Home.'READ MORE

Austin Mahone "The Secret"

Austin Mahone Reveals 'The Secret' Details

Apr 2014 15:20PM EDT

Austin Mahone's new album The Secret is just a little over a month away, so today (April 18), the "Mmm Yeah" singer released a new song from the EP, revealed the cover art and showed off the complete tracklisting.READ MORE

Arctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys' 'AM' Named Best-Selling Album From UK's Independent Record Stores

Apr 2014 14:29PM EDT

The Arctic Monkey's fifth studio album has been named the best-selling album in independent records stores across the UK over the past 12 months, Digital Spy reports.READ MORE

One Direction aims to save this summer's music touring business.

Summer Tour Schedule Lacking Superstars? Promoters Think So.

Apr 2014 14:10PM EDT

Concert promoters aren't too optimistic about the 2014 Summer touring season, although their pessimism might be without merit. Sources for Rolling Stone's short feature on the subject cited one fact when making their worrisome claims: It'll be the first year since 2007 that U2, Madonna and The Rolling Stones will all be off the road. Last year's biggest touring earner, Bon Jovi, will also take a vacation during the summer.READ MORE

50 Cent

50 Cent Says Dr Dre Won't Release His Long-Awaited 'Detox' Album

Apr 2014 13:42PM EDT

Earlier this month, 50 dropped the new single "Smoke" featuring Trey Songz. Now, he tells Digital Spy that the track, produced by Dr. Dre, was originally intended for Dre's long-awaited Detox album, which he doesn't think will ever be released.READ MORE

Miley Cyrus in Kansas City Hospital after allergic reaction to antibotics

Miley Cyrus Clears Up Rumors About Hospitalization

Apr 2014 12:55PM EDT

Miley Cyrus takes to Twitter again to clear up lingering rumors about her situation and slammed false reports that blamed her condition on partying. MTV airs a "Get Well" commercial.READ MORE

The Wu – Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, a secret album by the Wu-Tang Clan

Wu-Tang Clan Fans Launch Kickstarter to Bid on One-Of-A-Kind Album

Apr 2014 12:21PM EDT

Back in March, Wu-Tang Clan announced a secret album called Once Upon a Time in Shaolin. Unlike a traditional commercial album release, however, only one copy would be sold.READ MORE

Prince on The Arsenio Hall Show

Prince To Reissue 'Purple Rain,' Release New Music Under Deal with Warner Bros.

Apr 2014 11:28AM EDT

After 17 years, Warner Bros. Records has announced a new partnership with Prince "that will see the release of long-awaited, previously unheard music, while giving the artist ownership of the master recordings of his classic, global hits," a press release states.READ MORE

One Direction in "You & I"

Watch: One Direction Change Perspective in 'You & I' Video

Apr 2014 11:25AM EDT

One Direction play with the idea of perspective in the moody new music video for "You & I." The boy band dropped the clip for its third American Midnight Memories single today (April 18) on VEVO after initially announcing the track last week.READ MORE

Future in "I Won"

Future and Kanye West Release 'I Won' Music Video

Apr 2014 10:50AM EDT

Future and Kanye West are all about their fiancées Ciara and Kim Kardashian in their new single "I Won," but the two women are nowhere to be found in the new music video for the Honest track.READ MORE

The Who's Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey

The Who Launch World Tour

Apr 2014 15:40PM EDT

Back in October, The Who announced a 50th anniversary farewell tour for 2015. They later clarified that the tour would not mean the end of the band. Now, they've told Billboard that the tour will begin around Christmas in the UK before heading to North American in 2015.READ MORE

Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg Lends Voice to 'Call of Duty: Ghost'

Apr 2014 15:16PM EDT

Snoop Dogg is no stranger to the world of voice acting, especially when it comes to video games. The rapper has lent his voice to games including Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Madden NFL 12, Need For Speed: Underground 2, and Grand Turismo 3: A-Spec. Now he can add Call of Duty: Ghosts to that list.READ MORE

Raekwon of Wu-Tang Clan

Raekwon 'On Strike' From Wu-Tang Clan

Apr 2014 14:29PM EDT

RZA and Raekwon have been publicly feuding over the direction of Wu-Tang Clan's 20th anniversary album, A Better Tomorrow, ever since it was announced. Now, it appears that the feud is in full force as Raekwon told Rolling Stone that Wu-Tang has been "compromised" by RZA's creative direction, which he calls "mediocre" and out of touch.READ MORE

Sky Ferreira, "I Blame Myself"

Sky Ferreria addresses 'I Blame Myself' music video controversy

Apr 2014 13:55PM EDT

Yesterday (April 16), indie pop singer Sky Ferreira released her latest music video/advertisement hybrid for the track "I Blame Myself." Of course, the music video -- which largely features a tough Ferreira commanding the streets with an all male, all African-American gang in tow before getting arrested -- has not been without controversy.READ MORE

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