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KISS, Nirvana, Peter Gabriel, Hall & Oates, the artist previously known as Cat Stevens, Linda Ronstadt and Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band are among the latest acts to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Thursday, April 10.
The original four members of KISS, which includes Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Peter Criss and Ace Frehley, appeared at the ceremony without their makeup to accept their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame honor. They did not perform because of a disagreement between active members Simmons and Stanley and retired members Stanley and Criss, according to The Associated Press.
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Kanye West's love for fiancee Kim Kardashian has been well-documented -- but in case it wasn't clear enough, there's another song about it.
West is featured on rapper Future's latest track, "I Won," which is featured on his upcoming album titled "Honest." Audio of the track can be heard here (Warning: contains expletives).
Rapper 2 Chainz has been charged with felony drug possession and could face prison time if convicted.
The 37-year-old, whose real name is Tauheed Epps, was booked into a Los Angeles jail on Thursday, April 3, on a $10,000 bond, court records show. Police had arrested him back in June 2013 at the airport for possessing codeine. He has not commented about the incident or the charge.
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea is set to pen a memoir, in which he will reveal details about what publisher Grand Central Publishing calls his "intense and dynamic life," including his past abuse of "hard drugs."
A release date has not been announced. The 51-year-old popular musician, whose real name is Michael Peter Balzary, and Anthony Kiedis co-founded the Grammy-winning rock group in the 1980s.
Drake has released a new song that samples a Lauryn Hill classic and name checks Jennifer Lawrence -- and no, this was not an April Fool's joke.
The Canadian rapper, 27, dropped a new track titled "Draft Day" late on Tuesday, April 1, linking to the song on Soundcloud through his official Twitter account. The song can be listened to here (Warning: contains expletives).
Fans of Jack White, rejoice -- new music is on its way!
The former The White Stripes singer announced on his Third Man Records website that he will release his second solo album, titled "Lazaretto," on June 10. Check out three facts about the record below.
The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will feature some of the biggest artists of the last several decades, including Hall & Oates, KISS and Linda Ronstadt.
The inductees will receive their honors at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Thursday, April 10. The ceremony will also air on the HBO cable network on May 31.
The Michael Jacskon estate and Epic Records have announced exciting news for fans of the beloved pop icon -- new music is coming!
Label executive L.A. Reid announced on March 31 that a new album, titled "Xscape," will feature eight new tracks that were recorded prior to Jackson's untimely death in 2009. The album will be available for pre-order on April 1, with an official release date set for May 13.