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Always a Bridesmaid: Taylor Swift’s BFF Gets Engaged

Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImageLooks like Taylor Swift will be shopping for a bridesmaid dress again. Her longtime bestie, Abigail Anderson, has gotten engaged. Abigail announced the happy news on her Instagram this week, writing, “Tonight I answered the easiest question I've ever been asked. Without […]

Sara Bareilles and DNCE Join "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular"

NBCSara Bareilles is going from being a Tony nominee to providing the musical accompaniment to TV's biggest fireworks display of the year.  She's just joined the lineup of NBC’s annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular. Another new addition to the lineup is DNCE, who'll no doubt perform their […]

"It's Really a Celebration of Music": ABC's Greatest Hits Debuts Tonight

Pitbull with REO Speedwagon; ABC/Byron CohenKenny Loggins, Kim Carnes, REO Speedwagon, Kool & the Gang and Rick Springfield will perform their signature '80s hits on tonight's premiere episode of ABC's Greatest Hits, a six-week music series featuring artists of different eras doing collaborations, h […]

Holy Hiddleswift: Taylor and Tom Visit the Vatican

ABC/Lou Rocco; ABC/Randy HolmesTheir relationship is already sacred. Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston continued their Roman holiday Wednesday with a trip to the Vatican, UsWeekly reports. The two, coordinating in light-colored outfits, toured the Pope’s home and held hands as they walked around. Earl […]

John Mayer Says He’s “Single and Excited About the Future”

ABC/Randy HolmesJohn Mayer is single and ready to mingle. The singer dished on his romantic life -- or lack thereof -- on Watch What Happens Live Tuesday. "I'm ready to roll,” he said of his relationship status. “I'm older and more mature than I've ever been. The stage is set, I’m excited for a meet […]

What's the Number-One Most Popular Song Played at Weddings?

RCA RecordsNo wedding reception is complete without a spin of Kool & the Gang's classic "Celebration," but in a new survey of wedding DJs conducted by Billboard magazine, that song ranks right at the bottom of the most popular tunes played at weddings across the country. Billboard asked wedding DJs […]

'N SYNC, John Legend & More to Get Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Kevin Mazur/WireImage for MTV'N SYNC, get ready for people to walk all over you.  The top-selling boy band -- Justin Timberlake, Joey Fatone, Lance Bass, Chris Kirkpatrick and JC Chasez -- is just one of the musical acts who'll be receiving their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year. Alo […]

Paul Simon Says He's Mulling Retirement

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Country Music Hall of FamePaul Simon is one of the most prolific songwriters and performers of his generation and at 74 he's still making new music. His most recent album, Stranger to Stranger, debuted at #3 on the Billboard 200 earlier this month, the highest debu […]

Lindsey Stirling Enlists Christina Perri for New Album, "Brave Enough"

Lindseystomp RecordsElectric violinist Lindsey Stirling has a new album coming out, and she’s enlisted a slew of genre-spanning collaborators for it. One such collaborator is Christina Perri, who’s featured on the album’s title track, “Brave Enough.” The album will also feature country duo Dan+Shay […]