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  1. Fleur East shows off her amazing abs and hot bod in video for new single SaxRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The former X Factor contestant released her debut single Sax earlier in November and new the official video is out too, there's just one thing missing... Fleur East has finally released her official video for the new single Sax, and she certainly looked HOT dancing around in a number of skin-tight ensembles. The 28-year-old seemed to have endless energy as she danced around for the upbeat, not to mention ridiculously catchy, song.


  2. Site of old riverboat casino on Lakefront getting new life as music venueRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The site of the old Bally's Riverboat Casino is getting new life and could soon be rocking and rolling as the city's next big music venue. PARK HAS THE POTENTIAL TO GIVE THE AREA A BIG ECONOMIC BOOST.


  3. Sheena Easton explains why music is always going to be about sexRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Age

    Sheena Easton is touring Australia and will perform the hits that made her a huge star in the 1980s. Photo: Steven Siewert In 1985, Sheena Easton, the Scottish singer best known for perky pop hits such as Morning Train , found herself accused of corrupting youth and the morals of society.


  4. a Michael vs Princea dance night this Saturday, Nov. 28 at Northern Lights LoungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro Times

    It is not inconceivable that at some point in your life you will be presented with the question "Who do you like better, Michael Jackson or Prince?" And while both of their music looms heavy over the latter part of the 20th century, you will be expected to answer decisively. Quite often, in fact, we are faced with similar questions.


  5. Brasch WordsDOWN for the Counts: America's Fascination with RoyaltyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2011 | American Reporter

    In case you're in a funk because you think the reason you didn't receive an invitation to the royal wedding is because the Brits are still ticked off about that silly little skirmish back in 1776, the American media have a solution for you. The media had been pumping out news, features, and gossip about the wedding for more than three months.


  6. Ben Stiller's 'Zoolander 2' Decried: Jokes on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NewsBusters.org

    If you have ever seen the 2001 movie Zoolander, then you are well aware it's a comedy written and directed by actor Ben Stiller who also happens to play the male lead in the film. Zoolander is nothing more than a hilarious satire portraying models as vapid, conceited, and intellectually challenged in an industry that encompasses the same self-absorbed superficial qualities and beliefs.


  7. Pop culture winner and loser of the week, starring Charlie Sheen and earth's favorite emojiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Home Page tampabay.com

    Forget about The Artist Formerly Known As The Artist Formerly Known As Prince. There's a new non-word in town.


  8. Prince fans go on tours of his favourite spots in MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Daily Mail

    No cramped wooden chalets and shared dorms here: The most futuristic and bizarre ski lodges that will make you want to head to the slopes Watch out for the 'ski warrior'! Homes Under the Hammer star Martin Roberts takes his family to the slopes for the first time Prince's purple patch: A tour of the artist's favourite hangouts in Minneapolis The real-life Flintstones house: Holiday home is carved between four granite boulders and comes with a swimming pool and bulletproof windows It's not all American school-leavers partying on the sand: How Mexico's notorious party beach resort Cancun became the perfect holiday spot for families Taste the high life in Hong Kong: Discovering new peaks of luxury in the city known for its tower-studded skyline White water rafting on a man-made river and taking a lap around a Formula 1 track on two wheels: Adventurous Abu Dhabi has it all Northern ... (more)


  9. YouTube to offer legal protection to select video creators facing DMCA takedownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Digital Trends

    YouTube has announced a new plan to protect content creators hit by copyright takedown requests that don't check for fair use. The new plan will compensate channels up to $1 million in legal fees and will keep the video live while court proceedings take place.


  10. Google protects YouTube fair use with legal backingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 20 | Aurora Era-Banner

    Google will cover the legal costs of YouTube users hit with copyright suits in an attempt to uphold "fair use" on the video platform. Some, but not all, uploaders who make use of existing content or TV clips will receive legal defence from Google if necessary if they are unfairly hit with copyright law.


  11. Aprion triumphs at Le Bouscat, FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | HarnessLink.com

    Aprion took Sunday's Quinte+ at Le Bouscat for reinsman Norbert Vimond at 6.1/1. Second at 15/1 was Angie Cash for owner/trainer/driver Nicolas Mathias with third to 3.2/1 favorite Astre d'Or for owner/trainer/driver Richard-William Denecher.


  12. Minneapolis inspectors seek cause of club ceiling collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | El Paso Times

    In this photo taken Wednesday night, Aug. 12, 2015, police tape blocks the entrance the landmark concert venue First Avenue in Minneapolis, after patrons were evacuated when part of the ceoling collapsed. Firefighters inspected the venue and found that an approximately 30-by-30-foot section of the ceiling had given way during a concert, Minneapolis Fire Department spokeswoman Cherie Penn said.


  13. The 5 Best Things About Each Midwestern StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | K102

    Thrillist has come up with the 5 best things about each Midwestern state, and they say the 5 best things about Minnesota are... First Avenue is an iconic spot in the Twin Cities. It is the first place that Prince ever performed "Purple Rain," which makes it LEGENDARY! There are 10,000 of them in fact.


  14. PHOTOS: Prince Finally Embraces The Internet, Joins InstagramRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Unicorn Booty

    Prince is a notoriously prickly fella, but when you make records as amazing as 1999 , Purple Rain , or last year's Plectrumelectrum , you get a lifetime pass. Sure, he's the one guy who has repeatedly turned Weird Al down , but Prince might finally be mellowing.


  15. Showbiz news: Prince cancels European tour dates after Paris attacks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Redditch Advertiser

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  16. Prince calls off European tour after Paris attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Knutsford Guardian

    The Purple Rain star's live shows were due to start in Austria on November 21, and the tour included concerts in Britain and Sweden. There was also a statement posted on the Austrian venue's website: "Due to the tragic events in Paris, the tour promoter has decided to postpone the upcoming European tour until further notice."


  17. Prince cancels his European concert tour in the wake of the Paris attacks.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Al Bawaba

    Prince has joined other artists, including the likes of U2 and The Foo Fighters , in cancelling upcoming tour dates in the wake of the Paris attcks. The musician has called off his European concert tour following the tragedy in the French capital, and he revealed his decision via a post made on his Twitter page.


  18. Max Stone wants you to forget his Saturday performance and watch his Purple Rain coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Radio Times

    Max Stone had his "heart set" on singing Prince's Purple Rain on Saturday night's X Factor and is gutted he didn't get a chance to show off his version before leaving the competition . "I was just so set on Purple Rain," Max told RadioTimes.com today after rights issues meant he had to opt for a different track.


  19. The Nigerien remake of Purple Rain looks pretty amazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | City Pages

    The Tuareg title literally translates to "rain the color of blue with a little red in it," but make no mistake: Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai is Purple Rain at heart. Described by director Christopher Kirkley as "a revolutionary story of guitars, motorcycles, cellphones - and the music of a new generation," the Sahara-set remake of Prince's Minneapolis-set 1984 rock 'n' roll drama was Kickstarted to life last year.


  20. Miguel joins TV On The Radio on stage at Red Bull music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | NME

    TV On The Radio were joined on stage by Miguel for a three song collaboration at a Red Bull music festival in Los Angeles on Saturday night. The Brooklyn band introduced their new recruit during 'Seeds' before adding their own contribution to Miguel's 'Adorn' from his record 'Kaleidoscope Dream'.