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  • Amy Harris

    In photos: Ween helped close out Bonnaroo 2016 with style

    Bonnaroo closed out its 15th year with some of the most highly anticipated acts of the festival, several of which have a devout fan following (we’re looking at you Dead Heads). One said act, Ween, hit the stage at 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 12. It had been over four years since Ween had performed...
  • Nick Cannon challenges Eminem to a $100k rap battle

    Nick Cannon challenges Eminem to a $100k rap battle

    Nick Cannon made an appearance on the Tim Westwood show donning a turban and thick rimmed glasses and he talked a big game. He promoted “The Real Husbands of Hollywood” and the forthcoming season of “Wild N Out,” and he also dropped a few gems about his divorce and dating card. However, what really...
  • Climate Control premiere 'Little Mess'

    Climate Control premiere 'Little Mess'

    Today, AXS has the exclusive premiere of Climate Control's new single, "Little Mess". The melancholy track explores the notion that some stars are never meant to be aligned, even from the beginning. The song showcases the groups vocal dynamics that are reminiscent of Hands Like Houses and the...
  • Beyonce and Jay Z in happier times

    Jay Z reportedly prepping response album to Beyoncé's 'Lemonade'

    We doubt it will hit as hard as his legendary battle track “Takeover,” but if new reports are true, Jay Z may be prepping an album in response to his latest beef...with his wife Beyoncé. According to a new report in Us Weekly, Jay Z is working on an album that will tell “his side of things...
  • Goldenvoice

    Check out the best photos of G-Eazy at Coachella

    Bay Area rapper G-Eazy is having a damn good week, which kicked off with a highly successful performance at Coachella and closed out with a well loved show in Las Vegas at Drai's. At Coachella, the Sahara Tent was full to the brim with rabid fans waiting to get a glimpse of the hip-hopper, and once...
  • Avicii announces retirement from touring in emotional letter to fans

    Avicii announces retirement from touring in emotional letter to fans

    Superstar DJ and EDM pioneer Avicii announced his retirement from touring in an open letter to fans posted to his website. The 26-year-old producer behind such hits as “Levels” and “Wake Me Up” said that a recent road trip across the U.S. helped him realize that “I needed to make the change that I’d...
  • MTV VMAs detail new way to vote for Best New Artist

    MTV VMAs detail new way to vote for Best New Artist

    The MTV Video Music Awards have announced a new, more direct if you will, way to vote for the coveted Best New Artist award. As Billboard reported, fans can now log their vote for Best New Artist by sending a direct message via a new Twitter bot to @MTV. By sending a direct message, users can not...
  • Ringo Starr releases new song 'So Wrong For So Long' (listen)

    Ringo Starr releases new song 'So Wrong For So Long' (listen)

    Last summer in an interview with AXS, Ringo Starr revealed that he was working on country material and possibly a whole album of country songs that would be recorded in Nashville. While a pure country album turned into a more conventional Ringo record--put to tape at his home studio with a little...
  • Logic recruits Don Cheadle for powerful new '1-800-273-8255' video

    Logic recruits Don Cheadle for powerful new '1-800-273-8255' video

    The title of the third single from Logic’s latest album, Everybody, borrowed its name directly from the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. "1-800-273-8255"--which features guest appearances from singers Alessia Cara and Khalid--stands alone as a powerful song about suicide and feeling helpless...
  • Justin Bieber and Bloodpop prove they're still 'Friends' on new single (listen)

    Justin Bieber and Bloodpop prove they're still 'Friends' on new single (listen)

    After masterminding Justin Bieber’s eight-times platinum worldwide smash hit “Sorry,” DJ and producer Bloodpop, otherwise known as Michael Tucker, has teamed up with the pop megastar once again for a new collaboration titled “Friends.” The single boasts a steady beat overlaid with galloping, bassy...
  • Watch A$AP Mob perform new song backstage at 'The Tonight Show'

    Watch A$AP Mob perform new song backstage at 'The Tonight Show'

    A$AP Mob paid a visit to 30 Rock on Tuesday (Aug. 15) for a performance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” As usual, the rap collective bucked the trends. A$AP Mob live debuted the track “Feels So Good,” the video for which they premiered earlier that day. The late night performance...
  • Metallica to celebrate conclusion of North American tour with free webcast

    Metallica to celebrate conclusion of North American tour with free webcast

    Metallica wraps up the North American leg of their WorldWired tour on Aug. 16 in Edmonton, Alberta. To celebrate, the band has announced a free webcast of their performance at Edmonton’s Commonwealth Stadium. The webcast starts at 10:45 p.m. ET/7:45 p.m. PT and can be viewed on the band’s YouTube...
  • Jamila Woods shares new video for 'LSD' ft. Chance The Rapper

    Jamila Woods shares new video for 'LSD' ft. Chance The Rapper

    At the beginning of the summer, singer Jamila Woods and Chance The Rapper put out an open call on social media for aspiring student filmmakers in Chicago high schools to work on an upcoming video project for Woods’ song “LSD” from her album Heavn. On Tuesday (Aug. 15), Woods shared the video for...
  • Listen: John Mayer reveals there is one song he can't play live

    Listen: John Mayer reveals there is one song he can't play live

    Some songs just need to be written for therapeutic or cathartic reasons, but actually performing these songs might not come as easy as the stream of consciousness that created the song in the first place. In a recent interview with SiriusXM’s Buzz Brainard on his show “The Highway,” singer...
  • Watch Lady Gaga hand out money to the homeless after performance in San Francisco

    Watch Lady Gaga hand out money to the homeless after performance in San Francisco

    For much of her career, Lady Gaga has been known for her activism and charitable work. But while many artists do good from afar, Gaga is more hands on when it comes to helping those who are oppressed or less fortunate. Recently, Lady Gaga was spotted handing out money to homeless folks in San...
  • Watch Chris Stapleton pay tribute to Glen Campbell with 'Rhinestone Cowboy'

    Watch Chris Stapleton pay tribute to Glen Campbell with 'Rhinestone Cowboy'

    Chris Stapleton recently joined the ranks of artists paying their respects to the late, great Glen Campbell, who passed away on Aug. 8. During his show at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pa. on Aug. 10, Stapleton delivered a stirring solo acoustic rendition of Campbell’s 1975 crossover hit “Rhinestone...
  • Watch Logic rap on 'Rick and Morty'

    Watch Logic rap on 'Rick and Morty'

    Logic was the latest celebrity to make a cameo on the animated Adult Swim cult hit “Rick and Morty.” The rapper performs at a festival orchestrated by blacked-out drunk Rick Sanchez. Logic also raps about the episode as the credits roll. As Pitchfork reported, Christian Slater and Gillian Jacobs...
  • 11 songs by Linkin Park went platinum last week

    11 songs by Linkin Park went platinum last week

    While most artists see a surge in sales after their deaths, the spike in interest for Linkin Park in the wake of Chester Bennington's untimely passing has been unparalleled. As Loudwire reported, 11 of Linkin Park’s songs were certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America on...
  • Watch Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon return for 'Camp Winnipesaukee' on 'The Tonight Show'

    Watch Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon return for 'Camp Winnipesaukee' on 'The Tonight Show'

    Tuesday night (Aug. 8) saw the return of the hilarious “Camp Winnipesaukee” sketch on “The Tonight Show,” led by host Jimmy Fallon and constant comedy collaborator Justin Timberlake. For those who haven’t seen the recurring skit, the premise involves a young Fallon and Timberlake as cabin mates at...
  • The Shins use over 5,000 stickers in new video for 'Half a Million' (Watch)

    The Shins use over 5,000 stickers in new video for 'Half a Million' (Watch)

    In The Shins' new video for their song “Half a Million,” James Mercer issues the clever line “I take the drugs but the drugs won’t take.” But you wouldn’t know that from the video, which features some pretty trippy visuals. Mercer enlisted the help of LAMAR+NIK, who created the video “with 5,56...
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