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Train Releasing New Single in June, New Album in September

PRNewsFoto/Daytona International SpeedwayThere’s lots of stuff happening right now in the Train yard.  A day after the band announced that they’d be doing another installment of their Sail Across the Sun fan cruise next year, they’ve revealed that fans can expect a new single in June, with a new album coming in September. The band

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American Idol Live! Tour Kicks Off June 24

Credit: Brian Bowen SmithIf you want to see this year’s crop of American Idol finalists up close and personal, grab your tickets for this year’s American Idol Live tour.  The trek gets underway June 24 in Binghamton, NY and is right now scheduled to run through August 23, wrapping up in Redmond, Washington. Tickets go

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Ariana Grande Reveals New Single Details; Collabo with Iggy Azalea in the Works?

ABC/Kelsey McNealAfter promising that her new single would be coming “sooner than you think,” Ariana Grande has now revealed a few more details about the song. She announced on Twitter that the track is called “Problem,” and when a fan asked her to describe what the tune is about, she replied, “knowing U’d be better

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Train’s Sail Across the Sun Fan Cruise Is Returning in 2015

Trainline.comThe guys in Train had such a good time this past February on their first Sail Across the Sun fan cruise that they’re doing it again next year — and you can sign up now for all the fun. Train’s second annual Sail Across the Sun cruise will leave from Miami on February 13, 2015,

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Is Lady Gaga’s Boyfriend Looking to Put a Ring on It?

Interscope RecordsLady Gaga and her boyfriend, Chicago Fire star Taylor Kinney, have been together for two years, so, is he looking to take things to the next level?  According to one report, yes. Life & Style Weekly claims that Kinney has been “secretly” shopping for an engagement ring for Gaga.  The mag quotes an insider

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"The Voice" Recap: The Playoffs End with Usher Eliminating Two of His Artists

(l-r) T.J. Wilkins, Usher, Josh Kaufman, Bria Kelly; Trae Patton/NBCIt was the final night of the playoffs on The Voice on Tuesday night. All five artists from Team Usher performed in a bid to earn one of the remaining available spots in the live round. Usher settled on Bria Kelly, Josh Kaufman and T.J. Wilkins,

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"Frozen" Marks 10th Week at #1, Pharrell Rebounds to #2

Walt Disney PicturesThe big freeze continues on the Billboard album chart, as the Frozen soundtrack passes its 10th non-consecutive week at #1. Billboard reports that in the SoundScan era, which dates back to 1991, only 11 albums have spent that many weeks at #1.  Four of those 11 have been soundtracks: Frozen, The Lion King,

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Beyoncé and Jay Z to Tour Together This Summer?

Beyonce.comBeyoncé and Jay Z are taking their marriage, and their music, on the road, according to a new report. According to the New York Post, the duo will launch a stadium tour in late June. Reportedly, they will visit 20 stadiums across the country, including a potential date in New York on July 4. Jay

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Taylor Swift Posts Video Blog Documenting Super-Fan Gena Gabrielle’s Bridal Shower

Instagram via Gena GabrielleTaylor Swift has posted a video blog of her weekend trip to Ohio to attend her super-fan Gena Gabrielle‘s bridal shower. Taylor documented the entire visit including the moment she surprised Gena with a handmade, framed sign, a Kitchen Aid mixer, fine cookware and homemade chocolate chip cookies among other items. Gena

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Get a Sneak Preview of Katy Perry’s New Collection for Claire’s

Claire’s Stores Inc.Katy Perry‘s PRISM collection of fashion accessories will debut at Claire’s stores and online on May 15, but if you want a sneak preview, just head on over to the store’s European Twitter feed. Katy’s line was officially launched in London on Tuesday, and video and photos from all the fashion reporters and

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"American Idol" Season 13′s Youngest Contestant Gives Advice, Reveals Which Champ Would Make Her Lose Control

Frank Micelotta/FOXMalaya Watson, the Michigan teen who was eliminated from American Idol last week, was this season’s youngest contestant, and the second-youngest ever to reach the live shows, after season 10′s Lauren Alaina.  While she admits that the Idol experience is “a lot harder than it looks,” the 16-year-old says she’d still encourage other young

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Get a Sneak Preview of Katy Perry’s New Collection for Claire’s

Image Courtesy Claire’s Europe via TwitterKaty Perry‘s PRISM collection of fashion accessories will debut at Claire’s stores and online on May 15, but if you want a sneak preview, just head on over to the store’s European Twitter feed. Katy’s line was officially launched in London on Tuesday, and video and photos from all the

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John Mayer Covers Beyonce Onstage in Australia

Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for LUTBOver the weekend, John Mayer tweeted his admiration for Beyoncé’s song “XO.”  Now, he’s paid her the ultimate compliment by performing the song live on stage. On April 12, John tweeted, “The best thing about Beyoncé? The break in her voice on the first ‘baby, love me lights out’ in XO. Real

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Miley Hospitalized Due to Allergic Reaction, Kansas City Concert Cancelled

ABC/Lou RoccoMiley Cyrus cancelled her North Carolina concert last week due to the flu.  Now, the singer’s in the hospital, and her show tonight in Kansas City has been called off. A statement posted on the website of the Sprint Center in Kansas City reads, “Miley Cyrus’ ‘Bangerz’ tour date scheduled for tonight, April 15,

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Miley Cyrus Scraps Tonight’s Concert in St. Louis: "I’m Miserable"

RCA RecordsAfter canceling her show in Kansas City at the last minute following her hospitalization for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics, Miley Cyrus has now scrapped her show Wednesday night at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. On Twitter, Miley wrote, “I can’t get a hold of my team because it is so

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Lorde Wonders if People Will Still Like Her When She’s 25

ABC/Lou RoccoMuch has been made of the fact that Lorde has managed to accomplish all that she has at such a young age.  But the 17-year-old star from New Zealand says she sometimes wonders if people will still think she’s so great when she hits the ripe old age of, oh, say, 25. Speaking to

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The Man Who Inspired "Royals" Finally Gets to Meet Lorde

ImageCourtesy MLB via TwitterIt’s taken a while but former Kansas City Royals player George Brett has finally gotten to meet the teen whose international hit he inspired: Lorde. Major League Baseball tweeted a photo of Brett, who was the inspiration for Lorde’s #1 smash “Royals,” posing with the singer, presumably backstage at one of her

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Pharrell’s New Track "Here" from Amazing Spider-Man 2 Surfaces Online

Columbia Records Pharrell Williams has contributed not one, but two songs to the soundtrack of upcoming film The Amazing Spider-Man 2. After producing for Alicia Keys‘ “It’s On Again” featuring Kendrick Lamar, the hitmaker recorded a slow-tempo ballad called “Here.” In the acoustic guitar-driven song, Pharrell pours his heart out on the subject of reuniting

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Lorde Covers "Teen Vogue," Talks Fame, Fashion & "Girls"

Courtesy Teen VogueLorde may complain about being asked to smile during fashion shoots, but that doesn’t mean she hates them.  In fact, she’s perfectly thrilled to be appearing on the cover of the May issue of Teen Vogue. “[S]o happy about this. teen vogue cover star yaaaaaaaw,” she tweeted, and also shared a few images

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis to Perform at Jordan Brand Classic on Friday

Image Courtesy Jordan Brand Classic via TwitterMacklemore & Ryan Lewis are supposed to be in the studio working on the follow-up to The Heist, but they’re emerging here and there for various appearances.  The Grammy-winning duo will give a special post-game performance at this year’s Jordan Brand Classic, taking place at the Barclays Center in

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