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Tony Bennett sets record for oldest artist to top Billboard

At 88, the veteran performer is the oldest living artist to land a No. 1 record, with his latest compilation of duets with Lady Gaga.

Malcolm Young, Cliff Williams, Angus Young and Brian Johnson of AC/DC
Premiere of 'AC/DC - Live at River Plate' at Hammersmith Apollo - Arrivals London, England - 06.05.11

Family confirms Malcolm Young battling dementia

The AC/DC rocker has been admitted to a care facility in Australia.

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Another ‘Midnight Rider’ official charged

The Allman Brothers biopic assistant director has been charged in connection with the death of a crew member.

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Get ready for 3D ‘Thriller’

Michael Jackson's epic 14-minute music video is going to be re-released next year.

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Bono says U2 isn’t advocating ‘free music’

The U2 frontman denies the band's recent album giveaway is undercutting other artists.

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Rod Stewart’s rep warns of lookalike

The phony Stewart has allegedly been duping fans and businesses into thinking he is the real deal.

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Taylor Swift, Metallica to play first U.S. Rock in Rio fest

The annual Brazilian festival is branching out in 2015 with a U.S. version that will boast a wide variety of acts.

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The top 20 concert tours

Paul McCartney, Jay Z & Beyoncé, Jason Aldean, and Phish all have top-grossing tours, but the No. 1 might surprise you.

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Beatles’ ‘Ed Sullivan’ backdrop up for auction

Part of the set from the Beatles' iconic U.S. TV debut is expected to sell for more than a half million.

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Streisand makes history with 6 decades of No. 1 albums

Barbra Streisand made music history as her latest release "Partners" topped the U.S. Billboard 200 chart.

Dave Grohl speaks onstage during the "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" segment of the BBC America 2014 Summer TCA on Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Foo Fighters fans raise $110,000 for gig on Kickstarter

Fans turn to crowd-funding in an effort to persuade Foo Fighters to perform in the U.K. next year.

Hall of Fame Inductee Cat Stevens performs at the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Thursday, April, 10, 2014 in New York.

Scalpers prompt Yusuf Islam to cancel New York show

Yusuf Islam, formerly Cat Stevens, has pulled the plug on part of his first North American tour in 35 years after becoming disgusted by greedy ticket scalpers. The Peace Train singer, formerly known as Cat Stevens, announced a string of rare live dates last week, but he has now decided to cancel his Big Apple show at the Beacon Theatre on 7 December and re-route the trek to Boston, Massachusetts.

Ed Sheeran poses with the award for Best Male Video in the press room at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif.

Ed Sheeran pens song for cheating friend

Ed Sheeran has written a new tune for One Direction, even after Niall Horan stole his girlfriend.

Model Amber Rose has filed for divorce to end her one-year marriage to rapper Wiz Khalifa.

Amber Rose files for divorce from Wiz Khalifa

Model Amber Rose has filed for divorce to end her one-year marriage to rapper Wiz Khalifa.

FILE - This Jan. 4, 2014 file photo shows actor Idris Elba at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala in Palm Springs, Calif. Elba tweeted Friday, April 18, that his son Winston was born Thursday, adding a photo of the baby’s tiny hand gripping his finger. Elba had Winston with his girlfriend, Naiyana Garth.

Idris Elba recruits Mumford & Sons for Mandela album

The Wire star, Idris Elba, has recruited Mumford & Sons and James Blake to work on an album dedicated to the memory of late civil rights icon Nelson Mandela.

Malcolm Young, Cliff Williams, Angus Young and Brian Johnson of AC/DC
Premiere of 'AC/DC - Live at River Plate' at Hammersmith Apollo - Arrivals London, England - 06.05.11

Malcolm Young will not return to AC/DC

AC/DC announces a new album as guitarist Malcolm Young leaves the band.

Bette Midler performs during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Bette Midler covers TLC with first album in eight years

Bette Midler covers girl group hits, made popular by The Supremes and TLC, in her newest album.

Arnel Pineda of Journey performing as part of Music Midtown 2013 at Piedmont Park on Friday, September 20, 2013, in Atlanta.

Journey warn fans about fake concert tickets

Journey's tour may be over, but that hasn't stopped ticket sales from continuing.

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New York doctor tests positive for Ebola

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A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola.

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Travelers quarantined as U.S. steps up Ebola checks

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The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.

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Students Safe After Threat to Frontier High School

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Students at Frontier, Deerfield and Sunderland Elementary schools were placed in a so-called shelter place this morning, following a threat made to Frontier High School

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Sears to close stores, lay off thousands of employees

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UMass Unions In Hostile Talks

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Five unions at UMass Amherst are locked in hostile and unproductive talks with the administration