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Migos rapper Offset responds to backlash over homophobic lyrics

Raindrop, drop top, homophobic rapping should stop-stop. Migos rapper Offset faced criticism Thursday for his verse on YFN Lucci’s single “Boss Life” that many listeners say is homophobic. “I cannot vibe with queers,” the Atlanta MC raps on the track. ...

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Justin Timberlake made peace with Janet Jackson after Nipplegate

Justin Timberlake managed to restore harmony with Janet Jackson after the duo was involved in the biggest controversy in Super Bowl halftime history. Timberlake — who’s slated to headline the halftime show again at this year’s NFL title game — ...

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Trump’s America reflected in ‘One Year of Resistance’ art show

President Trump is a piece of work — as well as the inspiration for 80 artworks in a group exhibition that opened Wednesday in time to reflect on the President’s first year in office. “One Year of Resistance,” on view ...

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Brian Wilson gets music class ‘F’ grade changed to an 'A'

God only knows what Brian Wilson’s high school music teacher was thinking. Wilson, 75, recently returned to Hawthorne High School in California for a tour of his alma mater and to appeal a grade on an old piece of homework. ...

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Ataris' Michael Davenport indicted in $27M telemarketing scam

Michael Davenport, the bassist for pop-punk band Ataris from 1998 to 2005, has been indicted on federal fraud charges after cheating 100,000 people out of $ 27 million over a seven-year scam. Davenport and co-conspirator Cynthia Rawlinson were accused of ...

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LATEA honors Martin Luther King with week-long arts fest

One of New York City’s oldest and best-known Latino theaters is paying tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. Teatro LATEA on the Lower East Side is presenting a week-long series of affordable events that began Monday, Jan. 15 — the ...

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Twitter reacts to NHL picking Kid Rock as All-Star Game performer

This will be talked about all winter long. Kid Rock, who was sued by a circus over the name of his upcoming tour (“The Greatest Show On Earth”), will headline entertainment at the NHL All-Star Game on Jan. 28, the ...

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Death of Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan not suspicious, cops say

The death of Irish rocker Dolores O’Riordan at a central London hotel is not being treated as suspicious, police said Tuesday. O’Riordan, the 46-year-old lead singer of The Cranberries, was found dead around 9 a.m. Monday inside a hotel room ...

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Puppy hired to sniff out pests at Boston art museum

The Boston Museum of Fine Arts has gone to the dogs — in a good way. Meet Riley, an adorable — and invaluable — Weimaraner puppy, who joined the staff last week, the Boston Globe reported. Man’s best friend is ...

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'Ballyturk' review: Enda Walsh's life-and-death puzzle

“You know you’re missing out on something,” blares an ’80s pop hit during Enda Walsh’s “Ballyturk.” Frankly, it’s easy to relate to that lyric during this 2014 play, directed by author. There are flashes when it’s funny and sad. But ...

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