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Portugal. The Man’s tour bus catches on fire in Iowa

Just ahead of a show at Iowa Memorial Union Tuesday night, Portgual. The Man’s tour bus caught on fire. “Everyone is safe. A little freaked out but safe,” band manager Rich Holtzman told the Daily News. The Iowa City Fire ...

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Jan Maxwell, Broadway star and 5-time Tony nominee, dies at 61

NEW YORK — Broadway star and five-time Tony Award nominee Jan Maxwell has died. She was 61. Her husband, actor and playwright Robert Emmet Lunney, says she died on Sunday at her Manhattan home following a long battle with cancer. ...

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Brian Fallon on 'The ‘59 Sound' and his new album 'Sleepwalkers'

Brian Fallon has found his groove. “Sleepwalkers,” Fallon’s newest record, shows that the Jersey Shore crooner is at the top of his game and comfortable as a solo artist. The album drips with the influence of soul and R&B and ...

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Country singer Daryle Singletary dead at 46

Country singer Daryle Singletary, who notched a string of Top 40 Country songs in the ’90s and early 2000s, died Monday at his home in Nashville. He was 46. His death was confirmed by road manager Chuck Lauber to SiriusXM ...

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Vic Damone, famed Brooklyn-born singer, dead at 89

Vic Damone, the smooth-singing vocalist behind a bevy of big-time hits in the 1940 and ’50s, died Sunday at the age of 89. The Brooklyn-born artist was accompanied by his family at a Miami Beach, Fla., hospital at the time ...

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Ozzy Osbourne recalls throwing buckets of water on a deaf crowd

If you’re not going to rock out at an Ozzy Osbourne concert, prepare to get drenched. That’s the lesson a crowd of deaf fans learned the hard way after the rocker tried to teach them a lesson in concert etiquette. ...

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Ed Sheeran may sing at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding

There may be two gingers at the royal wedding. Ed Sheeran has been asked to perform at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s nuptials, a source told Entertainment Tonight. Ed Sheeran has reportedly been asked to perform at the royal wedding. ...

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Victoria Beckham shoots down rumors of a Spice Girls tour

Breathe a zig-a-zig sigh of disappointment: the Spice Girls are not headed out on a reunion tour, says Victoria Beckham. The designer formerly known as Posh Spice shot down any and all speculation that the popular British girl group were ...

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Joe Jackson insists Michael Jackson wrote ‘Billie Jean’

Billie Jean really did claim that Michael Jackson is the one. After Quincy Jones accused Jackson of stealing “Billie Jean,” father Joe shot down the claim. “I raised Michael, he’s my son,” Jackson told TMZ. “Quincy Jones, he knows better. ...

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'Theory of Everything' composer Jóhann Jóhannsson dead at 48

Jóhann Jóhannsson, an Oscar-nominated composer for films such as “Sicario,” “Arrival” and “The Theory of Everything,” was found dead in his Berlin apartment Friday. He was 48. The composer’s management team confirmed the news on the late artist’s Facebook page, ...

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