Live Nation Revenue Down 1 Percent in Second Quarter

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Live Nation revenue declined 1 percent in the second quarter, the company announced Thursday, giving the world's largest concert promoter and ticket...
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Elvis' Guitar Donor Says He Is Rightful Owner

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A man who donated to a South Dakota museum a slightly damaged acoustic guitar played by Elvis Presley that is at the center of a custody battle...
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Common Returns to No. 1, 'No Flex Zone' Flies Into Top 20

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Common commandeers the No. 1 spot on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums as Nobody's Smiling enters with 24,000 units sold in the week ending July 27,...
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'American Idol' Alum Constantine Maroulis Returns to 'Rock of Ages'

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It's mid-July, and Constantine Maroulis is getting ready to return to Broadway in one of his most beloved roles -- Drew, the rock and roll dreamer in...
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33 Dead After Guinea Rap Concert Stampede

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Hundreds of people leaving a late-night rap concert on a beach in Guinea rushed to leave through a single exit, creating a stampede that killed at...
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New Podcast Alert! Must-Hear Music: Chatting New Songs From Minaj, Gaga & More

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Billboard is unveiling the debut episode of a new podcast, Must-Hear Music, where Billboard staffers sit down to chat compelling new songs that you...
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Exclusive Premiere: Nicole Moudaber's Remix of Carl Cox's 'Kommen Zusammen'

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Prepare the motorcade and cue the champagne. Techno's royalty have reunited. Returning to Carl Cox's Intec court, where she released her Beatport...
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Nicki Minaj Snakes Up Chart With Racy 'Anaconda' Cover

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Nicki Minaj once again ascends to the upper ranks of the Social 50 chart, rising 42-11 after debuting the provocative art for her new single, "...
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Warren G Reads Warren G. Harding's Love Letters and It's Brilliant

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Former President Warren G. Harding's love letters? Kind of dirty. Having Warren G read said letters on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Wednesday night? Kind...
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Watch 5 Seconds of Summer's Heartbreaking Video for 'Amnesia'

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5 Seconds of Summer already released a video for their carefree party song ("She Looks So Perfect"), so now it's time to give fans a soulful ballad....
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Bleachers Sit Comfortably Atop Alternative Songs

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As Bleachers rise 2-1 on Billboard's Alternative Songs chart with "I Wanna Get Better," frontman Jack Antonoff becomes the latest artist to top the...
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Hear Ariana Grande & Cashmere Cat's Surprise Track 'Be My Baby'

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Last Saturday at New York's PS1 art museum, Norwegian producer/DJ Cashmere Cat debuted a very unexpected collaboration: a track with mini-Mariah pop...
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Ne-Yo: Ex-Manager Owes Me $8M

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Ne-Yo wants $8 million from his ex-manager. The Daily News reports that the R&B singer-songwriter has sued onetime manager and confidant Kevin...
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Samsung's Milk Music Joins the Premium Radio Service Race

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Samsung has added a premium tier to its streaming service, Milk Music, making it the latest company to roll out an inexpensive, radio-like streaming...
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Billy Joel Hits Hot Tours Home Run on Ballpark Run

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Billy Joel makes his second appearance of the summer at No. 1 on the weekly listing of Hot Tours, with sales reported from his third sold-out concert...
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Nirvana's Original Drummer Chad Channing Open to Reunion

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The last few years have seen an inventive slew of Nirvana reunions, with Paul McCartney joining forces with Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear...
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5 Seconds of Summer Soar to No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100

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5 Seconds of Summer jump 6-1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart, dethroning Sam Smith, who slips to No. 2 after two weeks at the top. The list, which...
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Lady Gaga (Plus Her Dog) Covers 'Harper's Baazar'

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Round of applause for Lady Gaga, please.  Lady Gaga is on the cover of Harper's Bazaar's September issue, and the fashion magazine mainstay...
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Remy Ma Remains in Prison, Despite Reports

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Remy Ma won't be released from prison on Thursday, July 31, as planned. Bedford Hills Correctional Facility for Women tells Revolt that the rapper...
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Jenny Lewis Releases 'The Voyager' Wine

Billboard News - 3 hours 46 min ago
Listening to a new album: Pretty great. Drinking wine: Even better. Doing both together? Well, now we're talking about a perfect summer night. Anne...
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