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Infamous Kanye West footage makes for hilarious American Crime Story parody

Funny or Die has given Kanye West's many notorious moments over the years a brilliant spin in a hilarious new parody video: Using footage from American Crime Story, as well as of the musician, the comedy website has created The People v…
Music

Have you noticed? Jay-Z quietly removed all three Blueprint albums from all but Tidal

Famed rapper and businessman Jay-Z has removed all three of his Blueprint albums from every streaming service except for Tidal, giving the service more exclusive content with which to fight Spotify.
Wearables

It’s time for some music: Deezer arrives on the Apple Watch

Following in the footsteps of Pandora and Apple's own music service, Deezer has brought its music streaming app to the Apple Watch, including its Flow personal DJ and the ability to play music saved for offline play on a user's iPhone.
Music

Check out this soothing rendition of ‘Over the Rainbow’ that uses only Google doodles

Depending on the occasion, Google's famous doodles sometimes offer up "instruments" you can actually play. The growing collection of musical delights gave one artist the idea to rework a classic track from the distant past. And…
Music

Mash-ups and remixes may soon be on the Apple Music set list thanks to Mixbank

Apple Music will soon be offering mash-ups and remixes, thanks to a new partnership with Dubset. The company has the technology needed to handle the copyright behind such tracks. It's not yet known when these mixes will appear on Apple…
Movies & TV

Viceland’s Noisey shows how music is a natural resource in danger 1:56

Vice's new channel Viceland's music show Noisey explores the music scene in Sao Paulo, Bompton and Miami through interviews with famous and local artists as well as the locals of each area. Rick Ross, Kendrick Lamar, Diplo and…
Music

Sony pays Michael Jackson estate $750M for songs from The Beatles, Dylan, and others

Michael Jackson's estate has sold its 50 percent stake in Sony/ATV music for $750 million, giving Sony full rights to several lucrative tracks from The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Taylor Swift, and more.
Mobile

Insta-fans are better: Study shows Instagram users spend more on music

A new study done in partnership with data analysis company Nielsen shows that Instagram users spend almost twice as much money on music, and are more likely to pay for streaming services.
Music

Untitled Unmastered takes Kendrick to number one for the second time in a year

Kendrick Lamar has topped the Billboard album charts for the second time in twelve months with his surprise-released album Untitled Unmastered, selling over 170,000 records since it's March 4 release.
Music

Radiohead to launch world tour in May, with just four U.S. dates on the books

Rock and roll superstars Radiohead have announced a world tour in support of an yet-to-be announced ninth studio album, and will hit the road between May and October of 2016, with just four U.S. shows.
Mobile

Wurrly turns your phone into a professional recording studio

Thanks to a new app called Wurrly, aspiring songbirds everywhere (or at least, those equipped with an Android or Apple smartphone) will be able to turn their mobile devices into an easy to use recording studio.
Music

Got $13K? Fender made 100 perfect replicas of George Harrison’s ’68 Telecaster 2:09

Guitar maker Fender has painstakingly recreated George Harrison's guitar from Let It Be and the famous rooftop concert with help from Harrison's family, creating 100 nearly-identical copies.