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Morgan Wallen's 'Dangerous: The Double Album' debuts atop Billboard 200

Morgan Wallen ’s Dangerous: The Double Album , which boasts a whopping 30 tracks, is the new leader of the Billboard 200. This is the country singer's first number one album. His 2018 debut If I Know Me peaked at number 13. Dangerous , which dropped January 8, moved an impressive 265,000 units in...
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Dr. Dre released from hospital and already back in the studio

Dr. Dre is back in the recording studio a day after being released from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after being treated for a reported brain aneurysm. Dre's attorney, Peter Paterno confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter via email on Saturday that the music mogul left the hospital on...
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Tasha Cobbs Leonard to perform "In Spite of Me" on 'Good Morning America'

Grammy-winning gospel giant Tasha Cobbs Leonard will bring her big voice and even bigger spirits to Good Morning America this morning. This will be Tasha’s first appearance on the show since her 2018 performance of her #1 single, "I’m Getting Ready." This time, she'll perform her latest single, "...
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Sammy Hagar and The Circle salute frontline workers in new video for their cover of Bowie's "Heroes"

Sammy Hagar and his band The Circle have premiered an official music video for their cover of David Bowie 's classic "Heroes," which is featured on their recently released album Lockdown 2020 . The clip features remotely shot footage of Hagar and his Circle band mates -- bassist Michael Anthony ,...
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A Round of Apaws: Josh Groban sings at "Indoguration" of Joe Biden's pooch Major

Earlier this month, Josh Groban found out that President-elect Joe Biden 's rescue German Shepherd, Major , would be the subject of his very own "Indoguration," and begged in an Instagram story, "Please let me sing for this." Well, on Sunday, Josh got his wish. Josh, a dog lover who lost his own...
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With Corinne Bailey Rae's blessing, Ritt Momney lifts fans' spirits with "Put Your Records On" cover

Ritt Momney is the stage name of Utah-based singer/songwriter Jack Rutter . His re-imagining of Corinne Bailey Rae 's 2006 hit " Put Your Records On " has become an unlikely success -- and he thinks it's because the song's positive message is "the opposite of everything that's happening in the...
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It's "classic country" meets COVID, as Dierks Bentley zooms up the chart with "Gone"

As Dierks Bentley works on his tenth studio album, the Arizona native's been splitting time between Nashville and his home in Colorado. While not everyone loves that writing sessions via Zoom have become a necessity because of COVID-19, Dierks is embracing the efficiency of it. "Nobody wants to be...
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Lovelytheband releases new version of "buzz cut," featuring MisterWives

Lovelytheband has released a new version of the group's song "buzz cut," featuring MisterWives . The collaboration between the two has been a long time coming, since vocalists Mitchy Collins and Mandy Lee are old friends. ""I've known Mitchy for...dare I say...a decade?" Lee says. "And I'm so...
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Forty years on, Mötley Crüe has "become even closer"

Mötley Crüe has officially been kickstarting hearts for four decades now. This past Sunday marked 40 years since Nikki Sixx and Tommy Lee first rehearsed together on January 17, 1981, thus setting in motion the roller coaster ride that is Mötley Crüe. The Los Angeles metallers have certainly seen...
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Nashville notes

Hailey Whitters last week announced Living the Dream , the deluxe edition of her 2020 album The Dream . The new project features duets with the likes of Trisha Yearwood , Little Big Town and Jordan Davis , the latter of whom is featured on her just-released “ The Ride .” Avenue Beat shared their...
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