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ACL Music Festival 2019: Lizzo, Kacey Musgraves, Cardi B & More Dominate Day Three

As if everyone isn’t already, we need to talk about Lizzo. Even Kacey Musgraves, billed in the runner-up slot before main stage headliner Mumford & Sons, knew that Lizzo was the must-see performer on Sunday (Oct. 6)

Miranda Lambert & Maren Morris Lead a Night of Remarkable Voices at New Orleans Concert

“The most important relationships we have in this life are the ones we have with ourselves,” Maren Morris told New Orleans’ Smoothie King Center Friday (Oct. 4) while introducing “To Hell and Back,” her richly romantic ode

Gucci Mane Returns To Vintage Form With Breakfast Club Diss

Hell hath no fury like a Guwop scorned. Though married life has been kind to the affable East Atlanta legend, every so often we’re reminded of the Old Gucci Mane, to put it bluntly. True, he’s rebranded

Kim Shattuck’s Brilliant Pop-Punk Career in Ten Songs

Kim Shattuck, who died on Wednesday (Oct. 2) at age 56 from complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease), was everywhere in the U.S. punk and indie rock scenes of the past three decades.

Kim Shattuck’s The Muffs Bandmates Pay Tribute to Late Singer: ‘Kim Was a True Force of Nature’

Kim Shattuck was punk rock until the end. In a touching statement announcing the death of their bandmate and musical lodestar, The Muffs drummer Roy McDonald and bassist Ronnie Barnett said that Shattuck — who died on Wednesday

Green Day, Dollyrots, Pixies & More Pay Tribute to Muffs Singer Kim Shattuck

The late Muffs/Pixies member passed away at 56 on Wednesday (Oct. 2). The indie rock nation paid loving tribute to late Muffs/Pixies bassist/singer Kim Shattuck on Wednesday (Oct. 2), showering love and admiration for the beloved L.A.

Chris Rock Shares He Was A DJ Before Comedy Career While Honoring Rap Legends

The first time audiences saw Chris Rock on the silver screen was in the 1985 film Krush Groove. Rock had but a bit part in the legendary hip hop movie and his name wasn’t even mentioned in the

The Muffs’ Frontwoman Kim Shattuck Dies at 56

Kim Shattuck, lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter of 90s pop-punk band the Muffs, has died after a two-year battle with ALS. She was 56. Melanie Vammen, her bandmate in the Muffs and the more recently formed Coolies, confirmed the

Barrie Masters, Singer Of UK Punk Band Eddie and the Hot Rods, Dies at 63

Barrie Masters, the excitable lead singer of beloved British pub rockers Eddie and the Hot Rods, has died at 63. At press time, no cause of death had been announced, but the group wrote in a statement

Emerging Artists Spotlight: Sleep On It

Welcome to Emerging Artists Spotlight, the Billboard series where we highlight a musician or band who has recently made their debut on the Emerging Artists chart. Whether they are new to the industry, or have been around for