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Hear Justin Timberlake's Sunny New Song 'Can't Stop the Feeling'

6 hours 36 min ago
Justin Timberlake has unveiled his new single, "Can't Stop the Feeling," the pop star's first new song since 2013. The sunny song, which arrived a few minutes after midnight, has the potential for being a contender for the song of the summer. In the video he released with the song, he's in...

Electric Zoo: Wild Island Announce Full Lineup

May 5, 2016 - 23:12
Bassnectar, Tiësto and Hardwell will headline the eighth Electric Zoo, which returns to Randall's Island Park in New York for its Electric Zoo: Wild Island edition. The three-day Labor Day weekend event, which takes place September 2nd through the 4th, also includes newly announced headliners Carnage, Porter Robinson and The Chainsmokers. The lineup, which...

Axl Rose on AC/DC Gig: 'I'm Just Trying to Do it Justice for the Fans'

May 5, 2016 - 22:19
Guns N' Roses' singer Axl Rose has given a rare interview in advance of his impending 12-date Rock or Bust tour singing for AC/DC, which launches on Saturday in Lisbon, Portugal. In the BBC 6 Music Breakfast show interview, which airs on Friday, Rose said he is a fan of AC/DC frontman...

James Blake Releases Surprise 'The Colour in Anything' Album

May 5, 2016 - 20:19
James Blake has released his third full-length album, The Colour in Anything. During Annie Mac's BBC 1 radio show on Thursday afternoon, the singer announced he would unveil the surprise album that evening. The follow-up to 2013's Overgrown features collaborations with Bon Iver and Frank Ocean, who is credited with co-writing the...

Arsenio Hall Sues Sinead O'Connor for $5 Million

May 5, 2016 - 18:22
Arsenio Hall is suing Sinead O'Connor for libel due to the singer's recent accusations that the talk show host was not only Prince's drug dealer for years but that he also spiked O'Connor's marijuana at Eddie Murphy's house. After news spread of the possible place painkillers or hard drugs may have...

Vince Gill, Bret Michaels Anchor Annual City of Hope Softball Game

May 5, 2016 - 16:44
For more than a quarter-century, the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game has been a tradition in Nashville's charitable country-music community. Held each year during the fan-filled CMA Music Festival, the 2016 game is set for Tuesday afternoon, June 7th, at 3 p.m. CT, and will take place at Music...

See Axl Rose, AC/DC Talk First Show Together

May 5, 2016 - 16:30
Axl Rose joined AC/DC's Angus Young and Cliff Williams to deliver a message to fans in Portugal ahead of the Guns N' Roses singer's first show with the Australian rock outfit on Saturday. "Lisbon, here we come," said Young in a short video posted to Facebook. "We're really excited to be here in...

Keith Urban on the Freefall of Inspiration That Led to 'Ripcord'

May 5, 2016 - 15:17
For all its country curveballs, Ripcord — Keith Urban's widest-reaching album to date, full of synthesizers, samplers, Steve Miller-inspired guitar leads and guest appearances by left-field collaborators like Pitbull and Chic's Nile Rodgers — began simply enough: with a drum machine and a six-string banjo. "I've written mostly with drum machines...

Watch Frankie Lee's Hazy 'Where Do We Belong' Video

May 5, 2016 - 15:12
Singer-songwriter Frankie Lee's new tune "Where Do We Belong?" has a dreamy quality to it that feels like a late-night jam session between friends — a delicate blend of country songwriting and indie rock sensibilities. The Minneapolis resident brings a lot of that restless, nocturnal energy to the table, having...

Flashback: The Who Perform 'The Dirty Jobs' With David Gilmour

May 5, 2016 - 14:55
The upcoming Desert Trip mega concert is full of opportunities for incredible onstage collaborations. It's easy to imagine Bob Dylan singing "Like a Rolling Stone" with the Rolling Stones on the first night (as they've done before) and Neil Young and Paul McCartney have many songs they could do together,...

Serj Tankian on 'Personal' Film Soundtrack, State of System of a Down

May 5, 2016 - 14:41
Serj Tankian, who is best known as the spasmodic vocalist and surrealistic lyricist for art-metal group System of a Down, has always held a deep respect for film soundtracks. "When I'm exercising or driving, a lot of what I listen to is soundtracks," he says. "I think it's great that people are...

Merle Haggard: The Outlaw

May 5, 2016 - 13:44
It all came from that evening, in spring 1946. Merle Haggard was nine. He had been at a Church of Christ prayer meeting outside Bakersfield, California, with his mother, Flossie. The young boy didn't like church. This night he meant to race home, where he knew his father, James Haggard –...

Grimes Lights Up 'Fallon' With Rapturous 'Flesh Without Blood'

May 5, 2016 - 13:26
Grimes turned The Tonight Show into a neon-lit dreamscape Wednesday for her performance of Art Angels single, "Flesh Without Blood."  Strapped with a sticker-covered Stratocaster and dressed in a billowing ball gown, Grimes belted the pop cut in her stunning, helium-high voice and traded guitar, sampler and synth duties with another musician. The singer also...

Kip Moore on European Tour, Impromptu Street Shows: The Ram Report

May 5, 2016 - 12:57
Last year's Country2Country (C2C) Festival, which recruits some of Nashville's biggest names over for massive shows in London, Glasgow and Dublin, gave Kip Moore the confidence needed to plot his own headlining run across the pond. "I could look out and see the fans not sure what to think of us,...

See Sturgill Simpson's Captivating 'Breakers Roar' Video

May 5, 2016 - 12:34
While much of Sturgill Simpson's chart-topping A Sailor's Guide to Earth brings a positive spirit in the advice he's dishing out to his son, there are still moments that register like warnings about the inevitability of heartbreak and random, senseless tragedy. The moody "Breakers Roar" is one such song, and its...

How Chris Janson Wrote the Most Honest Country Song of the Year

May 5, 2016 - 12:32
When describing their songs — or the third-party songs they've chosen to record — many country stars lean on the word "real." Authenticity is the ballyhooed hallmark of country music, but more often than not, such talk of "realness" can come across as lip service. Not so with Chris Janson. His...

Watch Janet Jackson's Sultry 'Dammn Baby' Video

May 5, 2016 - 12:25
Janet Jackson unleashed her signature moves in the stark black-and-white video for new track "Dammn Baby." In the video, Jackson and a cadre of dancers work through an intricate, sultry routine on an empty soundstage, their moves fractured by quick cuts and flashing lights. The aesthetic only changes during the "Dammn Baby" bridge, when Jackson grooves solo.  "Dammn...

Kanye West, Nas, French Montana Stay Grounded in 'Figure It Out' Video

May 5, 2016 - 11:57
Kanye West and Nas join French Montana in an airplane graveyard for the cinematic new video for the Moroccan MC's "Figure It Out," off his recent Wave Gods mixtape. The Eif Rivera-directed clip opens with Yeezy and French Montana trading lines on the song's infectious, auto-tuned hook as they lounge on the wings of...

Watch Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino Discuss Industry Sexism on 'Daily Show'

May 5, 2016 - 11:42
Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino stopped by The Daily Show Wednesday night to discuss music industry sexism and her accusations of sexual misconduct against music publicist Heathcliff Berru. Cosentino's talk with host Trevor Noah comes four months after she publicly supported the Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman, who was the first in what later...

ACL Fest 2016: Willie Nelson, Chris Stapleton Among Headliners

May 5, 2016 - 11:34
The lineup for the 15th anniversary of the Austin City Limits Festival has been revealed with some of country's most celebrated, on-the-rise and fringe artists on the bill. Covering two consecutive weekends, the 2016 ACL Fest will take place September 30th – October 2nd and October 7th – 9th in...