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Bob Dylan can't make Nobel ceremony
Bob Dylan can't make Nobel ceremony

Music icon Bob Dylan will not attend the Nobel ceremony in December to accept his literature prize because he has"other commitments".

Bob Dylan can't make Nobel ceremony
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Aerosmith announces Europe 'farewell' tour

Chart-toppers Aerosmith on Monday announced a "farewell" tour for 2017, although they stopped short of saying the shows will be their last.

Aerosmith announces Europe 'farewell' tour
Religious duel in Japan: Pastor rock vs. Buddhist monk blues
Religious duel in Japan: Pastor rock vs. Buddhist monk blues

The band Boxi Rocks features Sekino and three other pastors, who don church robes during their raucous performances.

Religious duel in Japan: Pastor rock vs. Buddhist monk blues
Rock star Bryan Adams shared the photo of his defaced guitar on Instagram. Photo courtesy of Instagram/Bryan Adams
Please forgive me? Egypt customs deface Bryan Adams' guitar

A run-in with customs at Cairo airport has left Grammy Award winning rock musician Bryan Adams fuming, after a border agent scrawled a number on the Canadian's prize guitar in paint marker.

Please forgive me? Egypt customs deface Bryan Adams' guitar
The fairytale rise of singer Gavin James
The fairytale rise of singer Gavin James

'In Ireland everything happens in pubs,' says Gavin James, widely seen as the next big singer songwriter.

The fairytale rise of singer Gavin James
Lady Gaga says suffers 'paralyzing fear' from rape
Lady Gaga says suffers 'paralyzing fear' from rape

Lady Gaga described her Oscar performance with rape survivors as the most difficult of her life, saying that she remains in chronic pain.

Lady Gaga says suffers 'paralyzing fear' from rape
Rio Carnival conquers Zika fears with repellant and samba
Rio Carnival conquers Zika fears with repellant and samba

With crazy costumes, pulsating music the Rio Carnival's top performers swatted aside Zika worries to get down for the world's biggest party

Rio Carnival conquers Zika fears with repellant and samba
Psy says 'no chance' of another Gangnam Style success
Psy says 'no chance' of another Gangnam Style success

"Gangnam Style" star Psy acknowledged that he could never repeat the phenomenal global success of his 2012 hit, but said he was perfectly happy being "just another" K-pop artist.

Psy says 'no chance' of another Gangnam Style success
Adele to go on tour for first time in five years
Adele to go on tour for first time in five years

British singer Adele is to go on tour in Europe next year, her first live dates in five years, she announced.

Adele to go on tour for first time in five years
Singer Clementine dedicates Mercury Prize to Paris
Singer Clementine dedicates Mercury Prize to Paris

Benjamin Clementine, the experimental singer and poet with deep roots in Paris, won Britain's Mercury Prize and dedicated the award to the attack-stricken city.

Singer Clementine dedicates Mercury Prize to Paris
Justin Bieber album smashes Spotify record
Justin Bieber album smashes Spotify record

Justin Bieber's new album has smashed the record for first week streaming on Spotify.

Justin Bieber album smashes Spotify record
Adele shuns streaming for giant album
Adele shuns streaming for giant album

Adele will shun streaming as she launches her long-awaited album "25," which is predicted to be the biggest release in years.

Adele shuns streaming for giant album
Florence and the Machine to headline US summer fests
Florence and the Machine to headline US summer fests

English rock act Florence and the Machines will headline two US summer music festivals, which announced lineups months before expected amid growing competition.

Florence and the Machine to headline US summer fests
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Justin Bieber says 'Sorry' again - in Spanish

Pop idol Justin Bieber is finding a new way to say "Sorry" -- in Spanish.

Justin Bieber says 'Sorry' again - in Spanish
Will Smith to return to rap with tour
Will Smith to return to rap with tour

Will Smith, one of the first mainstream rappers who has since become an Oscar-nominated actor, is returning to music with a tour.

Will Smith to return to rap with tour
Katy Perry. ©REUTERS
Bad Blood: Katy Perry still outearns Taylor Swift

The "bad blood" between Taylor Swift and Katy Perry may be about to get worse.

Bad Blood: Katy Perry still outearns Taylor Swift
Diddy surprises with New York 'hustler's fairy tale'
Diddy surprises with New York 'hustler's fairy tale'

One of the biggest forces in hip-hop, Diddy has long since made his mark in the world of business. In a surprise return to music, he asks: what if street hustlers similarly redirected their talents?

Diddy surprises with New York 'hustler's fairy tale'
Tidal streaming service branches into comedy, drama
Tidal streaming service branches into comedy, drama

Tidal, the upstart streaming service led by rap mogul Jay Z, branched into television-style programming with comedy and drama series

Tidal streaming service branches into comedy, drama
Adele breaks record with million song downloads
Adele breaks record with million song downloads

Adele shattered a record with her long-awaited song "Hello," which became the first track downloaded more than one million times in a week in the United States.

Adele breaks record with million song downloads
Psy to release first album after 'Gangnam Style'
Psy to release first album after 'Gangnam Style'

South Korean singer Psy is set to release his first album for more than three years, with the "Gangnam Style" star vowing a return "to his roots".

Psy to release first album after 'Gangnam Style'