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Watch Jay-Z Explore Jamaica With Damian Marley in 'Bam' Video
Liam Payne Goes Topless During Intimate Performance of 'Strip That Down'
Nas Desperately Wants to Collaborate With Nicki Minaj
Jay-Z Nabs 14th No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 With '4:44'
Artist of the Week: Tyler, the Creator
Paris Hilton to Release Iconic 'Stars Are Blind' Remix This Year
Future Adds Ty Dolla $ign, Lil Yachty, Post Malone and More as Supporting Acts on 'Hndrxx Tour'
Watch Joo Won's Dreamy Remake of Ballad Hit 'I Believe' for 'My Sassy Girl' Soundtrack
Bad Blood! Camila Cabello Unfollows Fifth Harmony on Instagram
Justin Bieber Enlists Migos, Kehlani, Martin Garrix and More for 'Purpose' U.S. Stadium Tour
Liam Payne Teases Collaboration With Charlie Puth
Big Bang's Taeyang Is Readying Two New Title Tracks
Watch Preview for Jay-Z's 'Kill Jay-Z' Video
Mariah Carey Gets Slammed for Lackluster Dance During Underwhelming Performance
Louis Tomlinson Shuts Down One Direction Feud Rumors: 'We're All Such Good Mates'
EXO Accused of Plagiarizing David Guetta's 'Light My Body Up' on New Single 'Ko Ko Bop'
Kanye West Responds to Class Action 'Life of Pablo' Lawsuit
Drake Teases New Album With This Cryptic Photo
Harry Styles, The Weeknd, David Guetta and More Join iHeartRadio Music Festival Performer Lineup
Justin Bieber's 'Despacito' Is Now the Most Streamed Song of All Time
Watch Demi Lovato Party With Jamie Foxx, Paris Hilton and More in 'Sorry Not Sorry' Video
Adele Is Struggling to Write New Album Because She Isn't 'Depressed' Enough
Nicki Minaj Oozes Sex Appeal in Racy Latex Lingerie as She Teases New Music Video
Lana Del Rey Reacts to Her Album Leak: 'U Little F**kers'
Blac Chyna Is Starring in Nicki Minaj's New Music Video
Listen to Louis Tomlinson and Bebe Rexha's Emotional Duet 'Back to You'
Kanye West Plans to Respond to Jay-Z's Diss on '4:44' on New Album
Linkin Park Releases 'Talking to Myself' Video Before Reports of Chester Bennington's Death - Watch
Jay Park Signs With Roc Nation
Listen to Cara Delevingne's Sultry Song From 'Valerian' Soundtrack
Linkin Park Cancels Tour in the Wake of Chester Bennington's Tragic Death
Is Meek Mill Finally Ready to End Longtime Feud With Drake?
Louis Tomlinson Says His Mom's Dying Wish Was for Him to Reconcile With Zayn Malik
All Country News
Kayton Roberts, Longtime Steel Guitarist for Hank Snow, Dead at 83
Last Weekend’s Greatest Hits
Luke Bryan: The Busking Dance
Nashville Trivia: Season 5, Episode 18: The Night Before (Life Goes On)
Will Jake Owen Bring Back the Tip Jar?
Joe Walsh Enlists Zac Brown Band, Keith Urban for VetsAid Concert
Mitchell Tenpenny Takes His Turn Center Stage
Kenny Rogers Tribute Concert Will Feature His Final Performance With Dolly Parton
George Strait: Things I Never Knew
Jackie Lee: From His First to His Latest
Dylan Scott Scores First No. 1 Single With “My Girl”
The Song’s the Thing at Celebration for Brett Young’s “In Case You Didn’t Know”
Miranda Lambert on Anderson East: “He Owns My Heart”
CMT Artist Discovery Offers Additional Girl Power
Cole Swindell on the Pressure for No. 1
The Truths of Walker Hayes’ Ups and Downs
Truly Blessed With Trulee Brice
RCA Studio B Will Celebrate 60th Anniversary With Special Events and Performances
Blake Shelton Is Blake Buck in “Doing It to Country Songs”
Keith Urban Crossing Fingers for Killer Duet Partner
RaeLynn Calls on Her Friends in “Lonely Call” Video
How Jake Owen’s Daughter Describes Him
What AJ’s Good Time Bar Is All About
Steve Earle Talks Nashville in the ’70s and So You Wanna Be an Outlaw
Lee Brice: Great Songs Won’t Leave You
#NashvilleCMT Recap (Spoiler Alert)
Sam Hunt Talks OutKast, Married Life and New Music on 15 in a 30 Tour
Devin Dawson’s Bubbly “All on Me” Takes a Brooding Turn in New Video
A Journey Through Sara Evans’ Words
ArtistDirect News
JAY-Z Claims 14th Number One Album With '4:44'
Erin McCarley Talks “YU YI”
Beyonce Reveals Twins' Names
Chance The Rapper Is Trying To Save SoundCloud
Watch Ed Sheeran Sing In "Game Of Thrones'" Season 7 Premiere
Queen Biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Is Officially Happening
Tyga Reveals Tracklist For 'B**** I’m The S*** 2' Featuring Kanye West, Vince Staples, Young Thug & More
R. Kelly Denies Allegations Of Holding Women Against Their Will In "Cult;" Alleged Captive Speaks Out
Sky Ferreira Shares Update On Long-Awaited New Album
Wilco Announce Fall U.S. Tour
Drake, Fiona Apple & More Featured On Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Summer Playlist
Spoon, Broken Social Scene & More Joining My Morning Jacket For One Big Holiday
Madonna Files Request To Stop Auction Of Tupac Letter
Meg Mac Talks “Low Blows”
Ed Sheeran Is Using Instagram To Help A 7-Year-Old Girl Find A Stem Cell Donor
Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee & Justin Bieber's "Despacito" Is Now The Most Streamed Song Ever
Kenny Rogers Announces Farewell Show Featuring Dolly Parton, Flaming Lips & More
Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Has Died
Atlanta Gave Killer Mike His Own Day
Watch Demi Lovato Party With Paris Hilton, Jamie Foxx & Wiz Khalifa In "Sorry Not Sorry"
Radiohead Finally Plays Israel Concert, And It Was Their Longest Set In 11 Years
Miles Mosley Shares the Sounds Behind “Uprising”
Music World Reacts To Death Of Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington
Jaira Burns Shares Musical Memories Behind “Ugly”
Nine Inch Nails, Foster The People & Lana Del Rey Lust For Life In Top Albums Of The Week - July 21
Chance The Rapper, Nine Inch Nails, Dan Auerbach & Roger Finley Go Bang Bang In Top Songs Of The Week - July 21
Demi Lovato, Coldplay & The War On Drugs Aren't Sorry In Top Music Videos Of The Week - July 21
Rihanna, Paul McCartney, & Katy Perry Let Loose Summer Feels In Top Instagrams Of The Week - July 21
Free Download: Meek Mill - Meekend Music 2
CBC Industry News
Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher honoured as 'legends' by Disney
Rapper DMX pleads not guilty to dodging $1.7M US tax debt
New boy muppet in Afghanistan promotes gender equality
k.d. lang on Ingénue, Hallelujah and a big exhibit at the National Music Centre
Provocative artist targeted by Pizzagate trolls
Justin Trudeau's summer playlist includes Drake, Shawn Mendes
Director Ava DuVernay teases A Wrinkle In Time at Disney fan expo
Blind pianist overcomes lifetime of health problems to help teach others
'House of Cards, but with robots': Transformers comic books explore politics, gender and romance
Jodie Whittaker is Doctor Who's first female lead
Franklin exhibition in London features shipwreck items, Inuit artifacts
Star Wars hotel, Epcot upgrades coming to Disney theme parks
Bassist for metal band Adrenaline Mob dead in Florida wreck
Singer Aaron Carter and girlfriend arrested in Georgia
Martin Landau, Oscar-winning actor, dead at 89
George A. Romero, Night of the Living Dead director, dead at 77
'Throwback to the time I was a Lannister:' Ed Sheeran touts Game of Thrones cameo
Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson soars in Hamilton's Lancaster bomber
Anne family affair: Parents, kids play Green Gables family in P.E.I. musical
Who's next? More non-traditional casting changes we'd like to see
Vancouver-produced sitcom takes on TV transgender representation
Kermit actor fired for 'unacceptable business conduct,' says studio
Netflix still piling up viewers and big programming bills
Canadian actor Mena Massoud cast as Aladdin in Disney live-action remake
Anorexia film To the Bone triggers tears, painful memories at special screening
Daniel Radcliffe comes to aid of mugging victim in London
Singer R. Kelly denies BuzzFeed article accusing him of 'cult'
Universal Music's Canada 150 compilation has some Quebecers crying foul
Raining Poetry Project to make a splash in downtown Sudbury
New York audiences applauding Soulpepper's 'old-style' repertory theatre, artistic director says
Jane Austen 1st female writer to be featured on British currency
Jury: Railroad to pay $3.9M for train death of Midnight Rider film worker
Harvey Atkin, Meatballs and Cagney & Lacey actor, dead at 74
Telecom exec Ian Scott to be next CRTC chair starting September
'How's it going, eh?' Bob and Doug McKenzie help raise $325K in special fundraiser
'How's it going, eh?' Bob and Doug McKenzie help raise $325K in special show
Suave suavecito! Despacito becomes most-streamed track of all time
George Romero public memorial to be held Monday in Toronto
Drake shares $8.25 Degrassi royalty cheque on Instagram
'She was a difference-maker:' Mary MacDonald, celebrated artist, writer, and organizer dies at 32
'We're the seeds that sprouted this massive tree:' Comic-Con comic sellers feel squeezed out
He's back: Ryan Seacrest to host new American Idol
Montreal actress Meaghan Rath to join CBS drama Hawaii Five-0 after cast departures
2 years ago, Connor Hirtle was paralyzed while in P.E.I. for a music festival. This year, he went back
Salvador Dali's remains exhumed today for paternity test
Naloxone ban at music festival could cost lives, Ottawa woman fears
Malaysia bans Despacito on state radio, TV due to lyrics
National Music Centre visitor numbers hit sour note in first year
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead at 41
Fresh #WheresRey outrage pushes Hasbro to add Rey to Star Wars Monopoly
'Sounds stupid as hell:' HBO's Confederate, by Game of Thrones showrunners, earns early scorn
RuPaul, Lupita N'yongo part of 2018 Pirelli calendar's all-black cast
Justin Bieber can't tour China because of 'bad behaviour'
'Look man, I don't want no orcs in my car:' Will Smith teases fantasy thriller Bright at Comic-Con
Game of Thrones creators respond to backlash over Confederate announcement
'He was magic': Canadian rock legend Kenny Shields dies
Buckingham Palace exhibit marks 20 years since Diana's death
Exhumation finds well-preserved Salvador Dali, moustache intact
The squids are all right: Splatoon 2 brings ink-shooting mayhem to Switch
2 Canadian Cavalia employees jailed in China for smoking pot
Osheaga announces new measures to protect women, LGBTQ concertgoers
Music festival's naloxone to be left in hands of paramedics
A different sort of war film: Christopher Nolan's triumphant Dunkirk
Home Alone, Sopranos actor John Heard dead at 72
Beyoncé wax figure touched up after complaints about inaccurate skin colour
Muslim designers push forward modest fashion movement
Ben Affleck refutes rumours that he's out as Batman
'It'll say things about today': Denis Villeneuve teases Blade Runner 2049
90 hospitalized during Chance the Rapper show in Connecticut
Singer Scotty McCreery cited for loaded gun at airport
Love, anger, redemption: Steve Jobs opera takes the CEO's story to new emotional heights
Digital Music News
In February of 2016, KPMG Issued an Urgent Warning About SoundCloud’s Finances. It Was Ignored.
Despite Layoffs, SoundCloud Is Actively Posting New Jobs
Warner Music Group Just Acquired Songkick — But They Didn’t Go Near Its Ticketing Business
The Richest Artists In the World Make 75%+ of Their Money from Touring
An Artist Gives Up After His Mural of Prodigy Gets Vandalized. Soon, Dozens of Other Prodigy Murals Start Surfacing
The New York Times Just Revealed Why Spotify Will Never Be Like Netflix
Exclusive: Ticketmaster Is About to Release a Butt-Load of Free Tickets
BuzzFeed Could Face Serious Litigation After R. Kelly Accusations
Photo of Prodigy Taken 3 Days Before His Death Says ‘RIP Mobb Deep’
Someone Just Downloaded the Entire 900TB SoundCloud Site. So We’re Good!
Breaking: Spotify Faces $365 Million In New Copyright Infringement Claims
Konami’s Contra Soundtrack Is Now a Vinyl Record
‘Despacito’ Is About to Become the Top-Viewed YouTube Video of All Time
DJ Khaled Accused of Breaking a Horse’s Back During Video Shoot
Music Publishers Helped Spotify Figure Out Royalties. Now, They’re Suing Them for Messing It Up.
Two Weeks Ago, SoundCloud Fired 174 People. 32 of Them Already Have New Jobs.
Breaking: Linkin Park Lead Singer Chester Bennington Commits Suicide
‘Despacito’ Becomes the 3rd Biggest Video In YouTube’s History — Overnight
Congress Proposes a Law to Get Oldies Artists Paid
Ticketmaster Just Released Free Tickets for Another 100+ Concerts
Snapchat Loses $15 Billion In Value as CEO Evan Spiegel Enjoys a Blissful Yachting Vacation
Korn Guitarist on Chester Bennington’s Suicide: ‘Giving Up on Your Kids, Fans, and Life is the Cowardly Way Out’
Imagine a Single, Unified Licensing Database for Every Song In the World
Apple Music Finds a Sneaky Way Around the ‘Album Exclusive’
Music Industry Jobs: The Latest Hirings, Firings, and Brutal Downsizings…
SESAC SVP and Legal Counsel Christos Badavas Named in Billboard’s Top Music Lawyers 2017

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