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Picture of Stars, Global Citizen founder outline massive 2020 concert

Stars, Global Citizen founder outline massive 2020 concert

Usher participates in the Global Citizens "Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream" press conference at St. Ann's Warehouse on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, in New York.

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Picture of Judges may not be buying that ‘Stairway’ needs new trial

Judges may not be buying that ‘Stairway’ needs new trial

This Oct. 9, 2012 file photo shows, from left, Jason Bonham, son of the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham; singer Robert Plant; bassist John Paul Jones; and guitarist Jimmy Page at the "Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day" premiere in New York. Members of an 11-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals harshly challenged plaintiffs who argued that a new trial in the copyright fight over Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven is justified. The lawsuit that alleges 1971’s “Stairway” was stolen from 1968’s “Taurus,” by Spirit.

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Picture of Tribute concert of Avicii’s music to benefit mental health

Tribute concert of Avicii’s music to benefit mental health

In this Aug. 30, 2013 file photo, Swedish DJ, remixer and record producer Avicii poses for a portrait, in New York. A benefit concert for suicide prevention featuring the music of the late star Avicii is being planned for Dec. 5, 2019, in Stockholm, Sweden. Proceeds will support the work of the new Tim Bergling Foundation, named for the musician who killed himself in April 2018.

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Picture of Winners of the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards

Winners of the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards

Taylor Swift accepts the video of the year award for "You Need to Calm Down" at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Prudential Center on Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, in Newark, N.J.

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Picture of Elliott, Swift set to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

Elliott, Swift set to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

In this Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, file photo, a statue of the MTV Moon Man appears on the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York. 2019 is the year of Missy Elliott: The rap icon will earn the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards in New Jersey. Performers include Elliott, Taylor Swift, Lizzo, Normani, Bad Bunny, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, H.E.R., J Balvin, Lil Nas X, Rosalia, Ozuna and Jonas Brothers.

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Picture of Plácido Domingo to perform for first time since accusations

Plácido Domingo to perform for first time since accusations

In this Aug. 26, 2014, file photo, Placido Domingo speaks at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. LA Opera has named former United States Attorney Debra Wong Yang on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, to lead an ‘independent investigation’ into allegations of sexual harassment against Domingo. The investigation into Domingo’s behavior follows an Associated Press report detailing multiple accusations against the opera star.

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Picture of Rolling Stones get a little piece of Mars to call their own

Rolling Stones get a little piece of Mars to call their own

From left, Ron Wood, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones perform during their concert at the Rose Bowl, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, in Pasadena, Calif.

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Picture of India’s ‘patriotism pop’ songs urge Hindus to claim Kashmir

India’s ‘patriotism pop’ songs urge Hindus to claim Kashmir

A screenshot of a patriotic music video on YouTube that appeared after India's Hindu-led nationalist government revoked the statehood of Kashmir on Aug. 5. The song is about a man who seeks a bride from Kashmir and wants to be the first to have his wedding procession travel from India to the disputed region. India’s 250 million YouTube users are seeing a flurry of new videos about moving to the territory to buy land and marry a Kashmiri bride.

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Picture of Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her songs’ masters

Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her songs’ masters

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2019 file photo, Taylor Swift accepts the Icon award at the Teen Choice Awards in Hermosa Beach, Calif. Swift plans to re-record her songs after her catalog was purchased by popular music manager Scooter Braun.

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Picture of Brad Paisley out; Reba, Dolly, Carrie Underwood to host CMAs

Brad Paisley out; Reba, Dolly, Carrie Underwood to host CMAs

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2019 file photo, Dolly Parton arrives at the 61st annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The CMAs announced Monday, August 19, 2019 that “special guest hosts” Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire will join Carrie Underwood during the Nov. 13 event. The organization says the show will celebrate “legendary women in Country Music throughout the ceremony.”

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