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Michael Jackson's hometown to name school for him

Michael Jackson School

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Plans are in the works to name a school after Michael Jackson in the late pop star's Indiana hometown. Read more

Duran Duran accuses fan club of contract breach

Duran Duran-Lawsuit

Photo by Todd Williamson

Popular 1980s band Duran Duran is suing its own fan club. Read more

Michigan Opera Theatre offers outdoor performance

Michigan Opera Theatre is to present a free outdoor performance in Detroit. Read more

Son of British singer Adele wins privacy case

British singer Adele's toddler son has won a five-figure sum in damages after paparazzi photographed private family moments. Read more

Musician Nas finds his family tree in PBS series

TV Critics Watch-Roots

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When Nas became the first rapper invited to trace his family tree through the PBS series "Finding Your Roots," he welcomed the opportunity. Read more

Lionel Ferbos' funeral services set for Aug. 2

Funeral services are set for Lionel Ferbos, the 103-year-old New Orleans jazz trumpeter who died July 19. Read more

Swift, Coldplay set for iHeartRadio festival

Music iHeartRadio Festival

Photo by Jack Plunkett

Taylor Swift, Coldplay and One Direction are part of the star-studded lineup for this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival. Read more

Bing Crosby's kids recall dad's duet with Bowie

PBS 2014 Summer TCA - Day 2

Photo by Richard Shotwell

David Bowie's duet with Bing Crosby on the entertainer's 1977 Christmas television special left an indelible impression on Crosby's teenage children. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, July 14 to Sunday, July 20 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. Read more

Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

Gershwin Prize Billy Joel

Photo by Scott Roth

The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, July 14, to Sunday, July 20: Read more

Red Tops vocalist dies at 87

Rufus McKay, a lead vocalist for the popular dance band The Red Tops, died Sunday in Vicksburg. He was 87. Read more

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending July 21, 2014: Read more

Music festival raises $11,000 for cancer center

Officials at Montpelier's National Life Group say the inaugural Do Good Festival held on the grounds of the company's headquarters raised almost $11,000 for a cancer treatment center at the area hospital. Read more

The Source mag launches expo, all-star concert

The hip-hop magazine The Source is celebrating its 25th year with an expo and an anniversary concert. Read more

Missing concertgoer's body found at Ohio landfill

Body Found Landfill

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A body found at a northeast Ohio landfill has been identified as a young man who disappeared during a Cleveland concert. Read more

Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Read more

Citing 'racist views,' tribe cancels Nugent show

Nugent Canceled

Photo by Owen Sweeney

A Native American tribe has canceled an Aug. 4 concert by Ted Nugent at its casino. Read more

Former Destiny's Child member arrested in SC

A former member of the R&B group Destiny's Child has been arrested in South Carolina in Myrtle Beach. Read more

Shania Twain's Vegas residency to end in December

People-Shania Twain

Photo by Eric Jamison

Country superstar Shania Twain will end her residency in Las Vegas with a final show Dec. 13, two years after she made a grand Sin City entrance on horseback and began performing at Caesars Palace. Read more

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