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Tom Petty has ‘no hard feelings’ toward Sam Smith

The rocker graciously chalks up the similarities between "I Won't Back Down" and "Stay With Me" to a "musical accident."

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‘Buddy Holly’ to perform in Texas

The rock 'n' roll icon will be brought back to life for a new virtual performance as a hologram.

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Black Sabbath rocker Geezer Butler arrested in bar brawl

The bassist was arrested on suspicion of battery, vandalism, and disorderly conduct.

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Gregg Allman plans spring tour

The tour kicks off in March and includes 21 shows throughout the U.S.

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Elton John’s musical drama picked up by HBO

The music icon has teamed up with "True Blood" creator Alan Ball, to produce a new show called "Virtuoso."

Meghan Trainor arrives at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Meghan Trainor, Harry Styles team up for a duet

Harry Styles and Meghan Trainor channel their heartbreak into a new song called "Someday Maybe."

Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts performing at Center Stage Theater on Wednesday, August 21, 2013, in Atlanta.

Scott Weiland: ‘I’m not a member of Art of Anarchy’

Scott Weiland denies being the frontman of the new supergroup Art of Anarchy.

Dan Reynolds, of Imagine Dragons, performs at the 25th annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Forum on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif.

Imagine Dragons launch sky-high concert contest

Imagine Dragons have teamed up with Southwest Airlines to give a group of fans a once-in-a-lifetime mile-high experience.

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Peter Frampton, Gibson copy his beloved guitar

It wasn't just any guitar, but Frampton's absolute favorite, and the one he played on "Frampton Comes Alive."

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Stevie Nicks would (maybe) quit Fleetwood Mac for the Heartbreakers

Nicks, who joined Petty and his cohorts on the 1981 hit "Stop Draggin' My Heart Around" admits the band has always been her favorite.

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Royalties won’t ‘Stay’ with Sam Smith

Tom Petty "Won't Back Down" over the similarities between his 1989 hit and the Grammy-nominated "Stay With Me."

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Bob Dylan gives away 50,000 copies of new album to his ‘oldest’ fans

The veteran rocker has struck a deal with bosses of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) to send out copies of his latest record.

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Phillip Phillips wants to be ‘free’

The "American Idol" winner wants to be released from recording and merchandising deals linked to the TV talent show.

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Courtney Love reunites with daughter at Kurt Cobain documentary premiere

"Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," was produced by his 22-year-old daughter, Frances.

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Gibson gives away guitars with ‘golden tickets’

The Great Gibson Grab will raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.

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Meghan Trainor steals Swift’s spot atop Billboard

The debut album "Title" knocked Taylor Swift from her three-week perch atop the weekly album chart.

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NKOTB teams up with TLC, Nelly for tour

The surviving members of TLC are hitting the road with New Kids on the Block and Nelly for an all-star summer tour.

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Led Zeppelin celebrates 40 years since ‘Physical Graffiti’

The band will reissue its sixth studio album next month, complete with unreleased versions of hit songs.

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The Biebs is going to be ‘roasted’

The "Baby" hitmaker will celebrate his 21st birthday by becoming the butt of all jokes.

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