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Sia Tops Slow Week on Billboard 200, 'Frozen' and Sam Smith Wait in The Wings

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This week was a relatively slow one on the Billboard 200, which allowed Sia to take the top spot for the first time in her career. We don't mean to suggest she didn't earn it: 1000 Forms of Fear sold 52,000 copies, the songwriter's largest sales week to date. However that was also the smallest sales week for a no. 1 in more than two years.READ MORE

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6 Great Songs Blamed For Awful Things: The Beatles, Fela Kuti, and more

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Even though music exists to bring joy into people's lives, there are still some incredible songs that have influenced (or have been blamed for) great tragedies. Here are six songs that have been blamed for awful things.READ MORE

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7 Musicians Who Have Rejoined Their Bands: Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and more

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Line-up changes are common within huge rock bands, but after someone leaves a band, it's very rare for them to ever rejoin. Here are seven musicians who rejoined their bands after leaving.READ MORE

'The Simpsons' acknowledges mistakenly labeling Judas Priest death metal in recent episode

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So it turns out that the Grammy-nominating committee isn't the only one who struggles to identify metal bands. The Simpsons recently acknowledged its mistaken identification of heavy metal band Judas Priest on a recent episode. READ MORE

US Festival 1983

U2, The Clash and more to be featured on Steve Wozniak's US Festival 1983 DVD

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Steve Wozniak hosted a short-lived music event called US Festival. The 1983 festival, its second and final edition, is coming to DVD. That year's event hosted acts including U2, David Bowie, Stevie Nicks, Van Halen, Judas Priest, INXS, Stray Cats and The English Beat, Men at Work, Berlin and Triumph as well as The Clash for one of the band's final performances. READ MORE

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