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Facebook Study: Taylor Swift, Elvis, Bon Jovi Unite Republicans & Democrats

Credit: Sarah BarlowIn the run-up to Election Day, Facebook has released a new study comparing the cultural similarities and differences between Democrats and Republicans, based on which fan pages both groups "like" on the social network.  When it comes to music, it turns out that there are very few […]

American Authors Plan Costume Bat-Stravaganza for Halloween Show

Andrew Zaeh/IslandAmerican Authors is currently out on the road as part of the Honda Civic Tour, and they've got a show Halloween night in Minneapolis.  The band plans to take full advantage of the holiday show by staging an over-the-top costume extravaganza with one central theme: Batman. American […]

Taylor Swift Loves the "Energy Level" of a "Good Morning America" Live Performance

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteTaylor Swift's been seemingly everywhere promoting her new album 1989, and she'll wrap up her hectic week Thursday morning with a Good Morning America performance in New York's Times Square.  The star says appearing on the ABC morning show has become a tradition for her. "I don’t k […]

Celine Dion Ready to Return to the Stage...but When?

Denise Truscello/Caesars EntertainmentAfter postponing all her performances and appearances indefinitely to care for her ailing husband, Celine Dion is looking to return to the stage.  However, nobody knows just when that will happen. Robin Leach at The Las Vegas Sun reports that Celine has told Cae […]

Taylor Swift Donating Money from "Welcome to New York" to NYC Public Schools

ABC/Lou RoccoHow much does Taylor Swift love New York?  So much that she's giving a huge chunk of change to the city's children.  Well, indirectly. Appearing on ABC's The View on Wednesday, Taylor talked about her recent move to Manhattan and how it had inspired her.  "It feels like being unique is […]

Lady Gaga's New H&M Holiday Campaign Ad to Premiere Nov. 25

Courtesy H&MLady Gaga and her duet partner Tony Bennett are the stars of H&M's new holiday campaign, and the extended version of the commercial they shot together will premiere on the clothing retailer's website on November 25. The ad features the two artists performing "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It […]

Elton John Says Pope Is His "Hero," Wants Him to Be Made a Saint Now

Joseph Guay. T / Capitol RecordsTuesday night at his annual New York City charity event for his AIDS Foundation, Elton John took the stage for a solo performance, but also spoke about the man he says is his "hero" -- Pope Francis. According to the Hollywood Reporter, while speaking about the accepta […]

Annie Lennox, Neil Diamond Score Top 10 Debuts with New Albums

Blue Note/Universal MusicNeil Diamond is saying "hello again" to the top 10 of the Billboard 200 with his new album Melody Road. The disc has debuted at #3 after selling 78,000 copies.  This marks the pop legend's 18th album to appear in the top 10. Melody Road's debut is Neil's highest chart appear […]

Pink Says She's Not Abandoning Her Pop Persona: "I Like Flying Around on Stage"

Eliot Lee Hazel/RCA RecordsFor Pink's latest musical project -- a folk-influenced acoustic album that she recorded with her friend Dallas Green under the name You + Me -- she's been going by her birth name, Alecia Moore.  But she says fans shouldn't worry: Pink the Pop Star will be back. “I love pop […]