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'Deutschland 83' Creator on the Show's Music, Why "Under Pressure" Is "The Most Cold War Song Ever"

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 12:00
The German spy series was awarded a Grimme Preis on April 8.
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'Sing Street' Featurette: Director John Carney on the Music in His '80s Coming-of-Age Tale

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 12:00
"No woman can truly love a man who listens to Phil Collins."
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The Weeknd , Bieber earn Billboard Music Award nominations

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 05:16

FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2016 file photo, The Weeknd appears at the 58th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. The Weeknd was nominated for 16 Billboard Music Awards, on Monday, April 11, in such categories as top artist top Hot 100 song. The show will air live on ABC from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 22. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's a sweet day to be The Weeknd.


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Easy braid looks to rock at Coachella

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 05:05
In a few weeks music lovers across the globe will make their way into the California desert for the Coachella Music Festival, and if there's one thing you need to rock Coachella, its an awesome braid.You could go for the classic braided crown, which looks much more complicated than it really is, a side fishtail for a more bohemian chic...
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Music Monday (4/11): This Week's New Albums + Videos

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 02:16

Music Monday (4/11): 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 Chance the Rapper, David Bowie, and Carly Rae Jepsen, plus brand new streaming music from Sturgill Simpson, DJ Shadow, Tegan and Sara, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic


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Drake's ‘Views From the 6' to debut on Apple Music

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 00:00

Singer DrakeThe Canadian rapper's latest album will land on Apple's streaming service alone when it's released on April 29.


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Billboard Music Awards Finalists Announced Live on 'GMA'

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 23:53
Ludacris and Ciara reveal the popular artists with nods in the top categories.
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Billboard Music Awards 2016: The Weeknd, Justin Bieber and Drake Among Top Finalists

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 21:15
The finalists for the Billboard Music Awards 2016 were announced on “Good Morning America” on Monday, and the Weeknd leads the pack with 16 nods.
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Singer Z Berg Talks About Packing for Coachella, Designing a Festival-Ready Frock

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 12:00
The performer — who will be playing Saturday with her band Phases — partnered with L.A. designer-model Christy Dawn on a capsule collection that's fit for the 3-day music festival.
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Billboard Music Awards: The Weeknd, Justin Bieber Top Finalists

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 12:00
Ludacris and Ciara will host the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 22.
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GLAAD Asks Music Industry to Speak Out Against Tennessee's Anti-Gay Bills

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 12:00
"This kind of unnecessary discrimination has no place in this city or the state of Tennessee," says 'Nashville's' Chris Carmack.
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#MusicMonday: Poppy Delevingne's Coachella Road-Trip Playlist

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 12:00
Here's what the desert-bound model will be blasting on her way to the fest.
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The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

Yahoo! Music News - Sat, 04/09/2016 - 12:18
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 7, 2016:
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Mexico music video showing woman murder sparks outrage

Yahoo! Music News - Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:29

"Fuiste Mia", a slick music video by the Mexican-American singer Gerardo Ortiz, (pictured) has garnered more than 25 million views on YouTube and provoked a furious backlashA man finds his lover in bed with another man. "Fuiste Mia" ("You were mine"), a slick music video by the Mexican-American singer Gerardo Ortiz, has garnered more than 25 million views on YouTube -- and provoked a furious backlash in a country that suffers from an ingrained culture of sexual violence and where killings of women have surged. The 25-year-old Ortiz has a long list of "narcocorridos" -- or "narco ballads" -- to his credit, a controversial yet hugely popular genre that celebrates the feats of Mexico's drug lords and is banned from the airwaves in many places.


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Timbaland In Talks to Exec Produce Music for Animated Feature Starring Jamie Foxx (Exclusive)

Yahoo! Music News - Sat, 04/09/2016 - 03:00
'Groove Tails' centers on a mouse forced to enter the world of competitive street dancing to pay an outstanding cheese debt.
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Timbaland Exec Producing Music for Animated Feature Starring Jamie Foxx (Exclusive)

Yahoo! Music News - Sat, 04/09/2016 - 02:07
AMBI Group's 'Groove Tails' centers on a mouse forced to enter the world of competitive street dancing to pay an outstanding cheese debt.
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Duncan Sheik reconsiders a psycho and makes beautiful music

Yahoo! Music News - Sat, 04/09/2016 - 00:16

Duncan Sheik poses for a portrait on Thursday, March 24, 2016, in New York. Sheik is ready to let Broadway audiences hear how he turned the provocative 1991 novel, "American Psycho," about a psychopath into one of the season's bravest pieces of musical theater. It opens April 20. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP)NEW YORK (AP) — The first time Duncan Sheik read the disturbingly gory novel "American Psycho," it didn't go well. He got halfway through the book before throwing it across his dorm room in disgust.


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Nick Jonas to Perform at iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 23:22
The Canadian event, which has been rebranded to introduce iHeartRadio to Canada, also added Alessia Cara and hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis to its performance lineup.
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Ludacris, Ciara to Host 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 22:00
The 2016 Billboard Music Awards will be held May 22 at the brand-new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
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Is André 3000 returning to music?

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 21:15

Andre Benjamin (also know as Andre 3000 from the music group OutKast)A new André 3000 album could be in the works, according to comedian Chris Rock.


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