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Ariana Grande, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Mudcrutch and More Music Reviews

Yahoo! Music News - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 12:29
Get the full music review, plus the latest from Blake Shelton and Eric Clapton.
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All the Stars from the Billboard Music Awards Who Dined in Las Vegas

Yahoo! Music News - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 02:00

All the Stars from the Billboard Music Awards Who Dined in Las VegasLudacris, Madonna, Kardashians and more


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Ariana Grande unveils official "Into You" music clip

Yahoo! Music News - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 01:37

Singer Ariana Grande.Pop songstress Ariana Grande has unleashed a new music video for her latest single "Into You" taken from her third album "Dangerous Woman", which was released last week.


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2016 LouFest music lineup unveiled

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 23:46

US singer Lauryn HillLocally produced music festival LouFest has released its 2016 lineup as it prepares for this September's edition.


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Alicia Keys to play exclusive show in London, following new music unveil

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 23:35

US singer Alicia KeysGrammy-award winning singer, songwriter and producer Alicia Keys is confirmed to perform a rare, one-off show in London this week, ahead of the launch of her sixth studio album. The global superstar is set to play, with a number of special guests, at London's Village Underground on Thursday May 26, offering fans the special opportunity to see her perform in an intimate setting for just £25 (about US$37) a ticket.


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M.I.A, DJ Shadow, Bat For Lashes confirmed to play Pitchfork Music Festival Paris 2016

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 15:52

M.I.A, DJ Shadow, Bat For Lashes confirmed to play Pitchfork Music Festival Paris 2016The first acts have been confirmed by Pitchfork to play the Pitchfork Music Festival Paris later this year. M.I.A., DJ Shadow, Bat For Lashes, Moderat, Chet Faker, Daphi (aka Caribou), and Minor Victories have all been announced to play at the festival, with more acts yet to be announced. The festival's early bird three-day passes have already sold out however regular three-day passes are available on the Pitchfork Music Festival's website.


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Prince's Keyboardist Doctor Fink Weighs In on Madonna's Billboard Music Awards Tribute

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:00
"I thought there should have been more thought put into it as a real tribute."
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Ariana Grande Drops Music Video for "Into You"

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:00
The pop star performed the song at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards.
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Music Monday (5/23): This Week's New Albums + Videos

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 02:49

Music Monday (5/23): This Week's New Albums + VideosOur guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Adele, Macklemore, and The Last Shadow Puppets, plus brand new streaming music from Beth Orton, Father John Misty, Okkervil River, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic


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Questlove Defends Madonna's Tribute to Prince at Billboard Music Awards

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 01:40
The drummer said "everybody wants and deserves a chance to say goodbye."
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Garbage unleashes music video for 'Empty'

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 23:51

Singer Shirley Manson of the US alternative rock band Garbage.Alternative rock band Garbage have debuted a clip for their latest track "Empty," from their latest album "Strange Little Birds."


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Backstage at the Billboard Music Awards, Plus All the Hottest Fashions

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 23:12
Find out what the stars wore on the red carpet on music's big night.
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Dan Rather to host program on fallen musicians

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 23:04

FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2015 file photo, Journalist Dan Rather attends The Independent Filmmaker Project's 25th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards in New York. Rather will host an hour-long television special in two weeks on five musicians who have died within the past 13 months, featuring his own interview with the late Merle Haggard. The special also focuses on Prince, David Bowie, Natalie Cole and B.B. King and is scheduled for June 7 on AXS-TV. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Rather will host an hour-long television special in two weeks on five musicians who have died within the past 13 months, featuring his own interview with the late Merle Haggard.


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Here's the Complete List of Billboard Music Awards Winners

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:32

Here's the Complete List of Billboard Music Awards WinnersSunday's Billboard Music Awards honored the most popular songs and artists of the year based on chart performance , number of downloads and total airplay. The top performer in 2015 was Adele, followed by Justin Bieber and The Weeknd, who led all winners with eight awards. Performers during the ... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Billboard Music Awards 2016 Adele Justin Bieber The Weeknd This article, Here's the Complete List of Billboard Music Awards Winners, originally appeared on TVGuide.com.


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2016 Billboard Music Awards: All the Highlights

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:13
The tribute to Prince, Kesha, Celine Dion and more.
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Blake Shelton Admits He Was Laughing During Billboard Music Awards Duet With Gwen Stefani

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:05
The singer said he couldn't believe he was singing a breakup song onstage.
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Adele debuts fresh music video following five-award Billboard win

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:13

Adele's new clip "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)".Super songstress Adele has unleashed her latest music video, hot on the heels of her Billboard award haul for Top Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album and Top Selling Song for “Hello”. The music video, directed by Patrick Daughters, who has also previously worked with artists including Muse and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, shows Adele in a long, floral Dolce & Gabbana gown, sporting red-glossed lips and pulled-back hair as she sings into the camera.


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Madonna's Prince tribute criticized at Billboard Music Awards

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 15:56

Madonna's Prince tribute criticized at Billboard Music AwardsMadonna came under fire late Sunday for her tribute to Prince during the Billboard Music Awards ceremony, which critics saw as too distant from the late artist himself. Wearing a shimmering lilac-colored suit, Madonna took to the Las Vegas stage at the end of the evening and sang "Nothing Compares 2 U" followed by "Purple Rain" as she held the hand of surprise guest Stevie Wonder. Despite the tangible emotion, critics said her performance was disappointing, panning it on social media.


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The Weekend wins big at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 13:43

The Weekend wins big at the 2016 Billboard Music AwardsThe Weeknd was the big winner at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night, taking home eight awards in total reports Billboard.


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Behind Ciara's Radiant Billboard Music Awards Beauty Look

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:00
Instead of heavy contour, her makeup was all about illumination and highlighting.
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