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Rhiannon Giddens The New Queen Of Bluegrass

Rhiannon Giddens just became the recipient of the seventh-annual Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass. Giddens has been described by music greats as one of the "most profound musicians active today." She's no stranger to success though, her band, called the "Carolina Chocolate Drops" has already won a Grammy Award. She sings, plays banjo [...]

Guns N’ Roses Still Kicking Ass

Guns N’ Roses have proved to be the hottest thing in music right now at least with their earning potential. Guns N’ Roses 9-week North American tour featuring Axl Rose, Duff McKagan and Slash brought in a whopping $117million dollars this summer.   The Not In This Lifetime tour featured the reunited team including front [...]

Rihanna and Drake Are Definitely Together

Are they or aren't they? That's the question on everyone's lips. No, we're not talking about Ross and Rachel from Friends (which by the way has made a huge come back online). The latest duo getting all of our relationship radars in a tizz is none other than up-and-down daters, Rihanna and Drake. Ok, so [...]