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Oscar winner Jodie Foster finally gets Hollywood star

Actress Jodie Foster may have had to wait more than forty years for her star on Hollywood’s landmark Walk of Fame, but at Wednesday’s ceremony when she was finally given the honor, she said she was glad it was for … Continue reading

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‘You can’t always get what you want,’ Stones tell Trump

Members of the Rolling Stones (L-R) Charlie Watts, Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards arrive for the ”Exhibitionism” opening night gala at the Saatchi Gallery in London, Britain April 4, 2016. Reuters/Luke MacGregor The Rolling Stones told Republican presidential … Continue reading

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Congo lays to rest music and fashion legend Papa Wemba

Hundreds of thousands of mourning fans came out on Wednesday to bid a final farewell to Papa Wemba, the legendary Congolese singer who brought his tumultuous country’s music to a world audience and became a national hero in the process. … Continue reading

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Artist ends lawsuit over Shkreli’s one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang album

Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals LLC, appears before a House Oversight and Government Reform hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington in this file picture taken February 4, 2016. Reuters/Joshua Roberts/Files An artist from Long Island, New York has … Continue reading

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Prince was to meet with doctor for painkiller addiction -report

U.S. musician Prince performs at the Hop Farm Festival near Paddock Wood, southern England July 3, 2011. The body of music superstar Prince was found one day before a doctor was to meet him to help end an addiction to … Continue reading

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‘May the Fourth Be With You’: fans celebrate Star Wars Day

From dressing up as stormtroopers to hosting movie marathons, film fans celebrated Star Wars Day on Wednesday with all things dedicated to the blockbuster sci-fi franchise. “Star Wars” enthusiasts marked the day celebrating the space saga by chanting or tweeting … Continue reading

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Lennon’s lyrics, Cobain’s letter and Gaga’s piano up for auction

John Lennon’s handwritten lyrics, Lady Gaga’s first piano and an angry note from Kurt Cobain discussing the possibility of disbanding Nirvana after an unflattering magazine article are among the top items being offered at an upcoming auction. Hundreds of items … Continue reading

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Planned ‘Star Wars’ museum seeking ‘locations outside of Chicago’

George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson arrive at the European Premiere of Star Wars, The Force Awakens in Leicester Square, London, December 16, 2015. Reuters/Dylan Martinez Filmmaker George Lucas is seeking a city other than Chicago to host his … Continue reading

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Drake joins Forbes list of top five richest hip-hop stars

Musician Drake applauds as his image is displayed on the TV monitors during the Serena Williams, Roberta Vinci match at the U.S. Open Championships tennis tournament in New York, September 11, 2015. Reuters/Carlo Allegri Rapper Aubrey “Drake” Graham became the … Continue reading

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Stones, Dylan, McCartney confirmed for festival

Rock music royalty will be coming together for a three-day California music festival in October, with tickets scheduled to go on sale next week. The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan and Paul McCartney are among the six acts performing at the … Continue reading

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