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Frank Sinatra app offers indepth look at singer’s life

The downloadable app comes as fans prepare to celebrate Ol' Blue Eyes' 100th birthday at the end of 2015.

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Gene Simmons credits mother for drug-free life

The Kiss frontman insists he has never been drunk or gotten high because he always worried about his mom's reaction.

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Joan Jett to open for The Who’s 50th anniversary tour

The "My Generation" hitmakers are set to bring their The Who Hits 50! tour to North America.

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Eric Singer will leave KISS if Simmons, Stanley retire

Singer joined the group in 1991 following the death of Eric Carr, and says he couldn't continue without his pals.

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Stevie Wonder to be honored with Grammy concert tribute

The two-hour special will feature artists performing Wonder's biggest hits.

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Chris Cornell, Duff McKagan join Mad Season

The Seattle band only released one album, in 1995, and the remaining members are coming together to mark its 20th anniversary.

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Bono back on his feet after surgery

The Irish rocker has been spotted for the first time since undergoing extensive surgery.

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Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed named Rock Hall inductees

The musicians beat other nominees including The Smiths, N.W.A., and Sting.

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‘Dark Side of the Moon’ back on Billboard charts

Pink Floyd's 1973 record stands as the album with the most weeks on the Billboard 200, with 889 weeks.

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John Lennon’s killer wants forgiveness from Yoko Ono

Mark Chapman wants the Beatles legend's widow to forgive him for the 1980 slaying.

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Loretta Lynn opening for Jack White in Nashville

The "Coal Miner's Daughter" singer became friends with White when he produced her acclaimed record "Van Lear Rose" in 2004.

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Elton John to marry longtime partner

Sir Elton John is reportedly set to marry David Furnish after more than 18 years as a couple.

Sir Paul McCartney performs with his band during the "Out There" Tour at the Times Union Center on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in Albany, N.Y.

Paul McCartney recorded video game music for grandkids

The Beatles star agreed to record music for "Destiny" to get his gamer grandchildren to listen to his songs.

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ABBA Monopoly comes out next week

If you play the game right, you can own Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid from ABBA.

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Taylor Swift retains top spot on Billboard chart

The singer continued her reign at the top, with AC/DC and Mary J. Blige among the top 10 records this week.

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Billy Corgan calls Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters music sub-par

The frontman is convinced Pearl Jam were nowhere near as influential or important as his group.

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Ann Wilson says she’d take on Robert Plant’s role in Led Zep

The Heart star says she'd gladly step in for the rock icon.

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Dylan tackles lost Sinatra songs on ‘Uncovers’

The folk rock icon's 36th studio album, "Shadows in the Night," will feature 10 "uncovers."

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U2 top the 2014 albums list

Miranda Lambert, Beyoncé, and Bruce Springsteen are also ranked among the year's best.

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Rare Bob Dylan collection planned for release

Reports suggest that just 1,000 copies of the collection will be available.

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