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Robbie Williams and Black Eyed Peas join Manchester benefit gig

June 2, 2017 3:00 am
Robbie Williams and Black Eyed Peas join Manchester benefit gig

Robbie Williams British pop star Robbie Williams and US group The Black Eyed Peas will join Ariana Grande at Sunday’s charity concert in Manchester for families of the victims of last week’s terror attack, organisers said. The “One Love Manchester” gig at the city’s Old Trafford cricket ground has already […]

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Powder sprinkled into orchestra pit at New York Metropolitan Opera may have been human ashes

October 30, 2016 3:35 pm
Powder sprinkled into orchestra pit at New York Metropolitan Opera may have been human ashes

Police respond to the incident at New York’s Metropolitan Opera after someone sprinkled an unknown powder into the orchestra pit. Photo / AP A powdery substance a man sprinkled into the orchestra pit at New York’s Metropolitan Opera may have been an opera lover’s ashes, police said today. The freakish […]

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After Turkey Radiohead attack, police tear gas protesters

June 19, 2016 6:30 pm
After Turkey Radiohead attack, police tear gas protesters

Thom Yorke of Radiohead. Photo / Greg Bowker. Turkish police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse hundreds of demonstrators protesting an attack the previous night targeting an event for Radiohead fans. Skirmishes between police and demonstrators broke out Saturday near a record store that hosted the Radiohead event […]

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The Rolling Stones don’t want Donald Trump playing their songs

May 7, 2016 2:30 am
The Rolling Stones don’t want Donald Trump playing their songs

The Rolling Stones don’t want Donald Trump playing their songs. Travis M. Andrews looks at similar cases and what the law says. The Rolling Stones say that the band had “never given permission to the Trump campaign to use their songs and have requested that they cease all use immediately. […]

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Musical prodigy Philip Johnson brazenly stole a priceless Stradivarius from his teacher, Roman Totenberg

March 19, 2016 7:00 am
Musical prodigy Philip Johnson brazenly stole a priceless Stradivarius from his teacher, Roman Totenberg

The crime defied logic. Musical prodigy Philip Johnson brazenly stole a priceless Stradivarius from his teacher, Roman Totenberg, who was just feet away. Johnson played it in plain sight — the instrument unrecognised until after his death 31 years later. Roman Totenberg’s Stradivarius. Photo / Washington Post He is dying, […]

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Rapper Nas awarded Harvard’s W.E.B DuBois Medal

September 29, 2015 7:30 am
Rapper Nas awarded Harvard’s W.E.B DuBois Medal

 Nas performs his classic debut album Illmatic with the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Photo / Getty. Rapper Nasir “Nas” Jones, former boxing champion Muhammad Ali and U.S Attorney General Eric Holder have been award Harvard’s W.E.B DuBois Medal this year. Muhammed Ali, battling Parkinson’s […]

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US President Barack Obama and hip-hop: a breakup song

September 28, 2015 1:12 pm
US President Barack Obama and hip-hop: a breakup song

  During Obama’s 2008 run for office he encouraged artists such as Jay Z to campaign for him. Photo / Getty Images In 2008, Barack Obama flipped the script on more than three decades of conventional wisdom when he openly embraced hip-hop – a genre typically viewed as politically radioactive […]

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Nigeria’s Trending Top 20 Richest Musicians And Their Net Worth

February 16, 2015 10:56 am
Nigeria’s Trending Top 20 Richest Musicians And Their Net Worth

The number one means of knowing how popular a musician or music is, is by checking out it’s YouTube stat. If you are popular, it will show on your YouTube views, no manipulation. And if you have a great stat on YouTube, you are a great artiste, making good money. […]

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