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Watch: Bob Dylan Finally Gives Nobel Prize Acceptance Lecture

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Just in the nick of time! Bob Dylan seems to have finally come to terms with the fact that he won a Nobel Prize. He gave his acceptance speech earlier this week. The Swedish Academy awarded Dylan the prize last fall. However, the musician completely ignored the notice for two whole weeks. After that, he declined to attend the awards ...

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Dr. Luke Goes after Fan Who Started #FreeKesha Campaign

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Can Dr. Luke stop being such a jerk? Apparently not. As most people know by now, Dr. Luke, a producer, has gotten in a lot of controversy over his bad relationship with Kesha. Kesha claims he was sexually and verbally abusive, and he’s refused to let her perform or back out of her contract with him. When the news first ...

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6 Reasons Why the Oldchella Lineup is the Best Thing Since Woodstock

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Six artists. Six Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees. Six legends. Desert Trip, which has lovingly been dubbed “Oldchella” knows good things come in sixes. The first ever Desert Trip festival will take place in Indio, California. It is being put on by the same people who run Coachella, one of the biggest annual music festival around. However, the lineup ...

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Take THAT, Dr. Luke! Kesha Gets Standing Ovation For Bob Dylan Tribute

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Hopefully Dr. Luke is feeling pretty foolish now. After granting permission to Kesha to perform at the Billboard Awards (and then denying it, and then granting it again), the singer put on a powerhouse performance that had the audience up out of their seats. She took the stage this Sunday with Ben Folds to cover Bob Dylan‘s hit “It Ain’t ...

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Maroon 5 Cancels North Carolina Shows, Joins Long List Of Artists Fighting Anti-LGBT Law

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Yet another band has added North Carolina to it’s “no-fly” list. Maroon 5 has just announced they will be canceling their shows in the state over an anti-LGBT law, which forces people to use the bathroom that matches the gender on their birth certificates. The band, which includes Adam Levine on lead vocals, released a statement on their website to explain ...

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UPDATE: Kesha’s Billboard Awards Performance Is Back On

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Dr. Luke is proving to be as fickle as they come. First he gives Kesha permission to perform at the Billboard Music Awards, then he takes it away. Now, he’s given the okay yet again–but who’s to say he won’t change his mind? The pop singer was slated to perform a tribute to Bob Dylan this coming weekend, but Dr. Luke ...

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Dr. Luke Bars Kesha From Performing At BillBoard Awards

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Despite the Dr. Luke controversy, it seemed like Kesha’s life was taking a positive turn. She recorded some music with Zedd, played at Coachella and all in all seemed to be taking control again. She was slated to perform a Bob Dylan tribute at the Billboard Awards this coming weekend with permission of Dr. Luke’s label Kemosabe Records. She would ...

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‘Oldchella’ Lineup Features Paul McCartney, Rolling Stones & Bob Dylan

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Too old for Coachella? Now there’s an event just for you! Though, realistically, “Oldchella” is bound to attract more than just the old folks. Desert Trip, which has been dubbed “Oldchella,” will be held in Indio at the same location as Coachella. It takes place from October 7 to October 9, 2016. This is the first year of the festival. Performances ...

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Nick Jonas & Demi Lovato Follow Springsteen In North Carolina Boycott

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Bruce Springsteen has started a new trend of boycotting North Carolina over anti-LGBT laws. Now, youngsters Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato have followed suit. The pair are set to begin their “Future Now” tour in June, but announced on Twitter that North Carolina wouldn’t be getting in on the action. #RepealHB2 pic.twitter.com/YTpOxNP9cB — Nick Jonas (@nickjonas) April 25, 2016 Even ...

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Kesha & Zedd Unite At Coachella Despite Dr. Luke Drama

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After speculation that Kesha would be attending Coachella, the rumors proved true as she took the stage with Zedd on Saturday night. Though her representatives had confirmed she would be at the festival, it wasn’t clear until her performance if she was going to just be there to listen to music or if she’d be doing something more. Kesha’s performance ...

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