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O say can you see: Lady Gaga to perform the national anthem at Super Bowl 50

Coldplay may be headlining the Super Bowl 50 halftime show, but another big name will perform prior to kickoff: Lady Gaga is set to perform the national anthem before the match-up begins.
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Michael Jackson used to watch vids of Prince's on-stage failures for laughs

Legendary pop star Michael Jackson used to enjoy watching clips of fellow pop star Prince messing up, according to a story from a recent memoir by legendary record producer L.A. Reid.
Movies & TV

Ambitious new CMT drama features Elvis, Johnny Cash, and the birth of Rock & Roll

A new 8-part drama series about the birth of Rock & Roll and some of its most pivotal members, including Johnny Cash, and Elvis Presley will air on CMT, with the Network claiming the project is among its 'most ambitious projects ever.'
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Don Cheadle channels erratic jazz genius in first trailer for Miles Ahead 2:14

Sony Pictures Classics has released the first trailer for upcoming Miles Davis biopic Miles Ahead, with Cheadle writing, directing, and starring as the erratic jazz genius looking to get back his master tapes.
Cool Tech

These smart earplugs will change the way you hear the world 2:43

Doppler Labs’ new Here Active Listening system offers a brilliantly simple way to enhance, augment, and silence the world around you in real time, like augmented reality for your ears.
Music

SoundCloud takes a cue from every other streaming service, adds Stations to apps

With the latest update to its mobile apps, SoundCloud is adding a feature many other streaming services have had for a long time with its new Stations, which the company says offers an “endless stream of awesome audio.”
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Broad City stars reveal 2016 Roots Picnic lineup featuring Usher, Future, and more

The 2016 Roots Picnic is going to have some huge stars on stage. Broad City stars Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson announced the lineup in a new video, revealing that the event will feature Usher, Future, Leon Bridges, and more.
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De La Soul to drop new album in April with guests David Byrne, Usher, and more

Legendary hip-hop group De La Soul's first record in twelve years, And The Anonymous Nobody, will be the first crowd-funded album by a major hip-hop group, and features celebrity guests from David Byrne to Usher and Snoop Dogg.
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The Red Hot Chili Peppers’ new Danger Mouse-produced record is ‘In the home stretch’

The Red Hot Chili Peppers' eleventh studio effort is almost complete, with vocalist Anthony Kiedis declaring in a radio interview that the Danger Mouse-produced record is 'In the home stretch.'
Movies & TV

54K fans want Snoop Dogg to narrate Planet Earth

A fan-created change.org petition to have rapper Snoop Dogg narrate episodes of Planet Earth has over 50 thousand signatures, and the rapper himself says that he is interested in the idea.
Music

RIAA starts counting streams towards album certifications, 17 albums go gold or platinum

The music industry has accepted that it can't ignore streaming. RIAA has announced a new methodology for album certifications that accounts for on-demand streaming. Artists like Kendrick Lamar got album awards as a result.