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The Beatles first recording contract valued at $150K

A Dallas-based auction plans to sell what's said to be the first recording contract signed by the Beatles on Sept. 19.

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Foo Fighters ‘Rick Roll’ Westboro Baptist Church protesters

The band foiled a protest by the notorious church in epic fashion.

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Even Dave Grohl gets nervous

The Foo Fighters frontman suffers from "social anxiety" and he is convinced his fears will ruin his big night at the Emmy Awards next month.

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Darlene Love reworks buried vocals on Tina Turner anthem

The soul veteran has reworked "River Deep - Mountain High" for her new album, insisting her former boss Phil Spector did a terrible job drowning out the vocals in the original.

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Gene Simmons’ house searched in connection with LAPD investigation

The Los Angeles Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force searched the KISS rocker's Benedict Canyon home as part of the probe, but they insisted that Simmons and his relatives are not the target of the inquiry.

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Kurt Cobain’s childhood home keeps getting cheaper

The home in Aberdeen, Washington, where Kurt Cobain spent his childhood is for sale and just dropped $71,000 from the asking price.

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Frank Sinatra to be honored by Grammys

Ol' Blue Eyes will receive the Architect of Sound: Vision and Artist Awards at the event, which will be hosted by Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band sidekicks Steven Van Zandt and Max Weinberg.

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Neil Giraldo, Pat Benatar cancel tour

The married couple has been forced to cancel their summer tour so Giraldo can recover from surgery.

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WATCH: Johnny Depp, Gene Simmons ‘Rock and Roll All Nite’ for charity

The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star knows how to shred.

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Sammy Hagar planning reality TV show and party cookbook

The former Van Halen star hopes to launch a series focused on his family.

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Steven Tyler and Joe Walsh to headline addiction awareness rally

The two stars, who have both battled addiction issues in the past, will take part in the free event at the National Mall aimed at raising awareness about people in need of help.

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

Beatles’ first recording contract to be auctioned

The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft performing in the city's boisterous nightclub district.

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Jennifer Hudson in talks to portray Aretha Franklin

The untitled biopic will center on Franklin's meteoric rise through the 1960s.

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Bruce Dickinson: Cancer felt like a one-man science project

The Iron Maiden rocker says he found his treatment "fascinating" as his body battled for survival.

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Bill Ward ‘still open’ to Black Sabbath comeback

The drummer wants a "signable contract" and an apology.

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50 years later, Beatlemania alive and well for Minnesota fans

It has been five decades since the legendary band's first and only Minnesota performance.

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Stevie Wonder delights fans with pop-up shows, free donuts

The soul legend surprised fans along the East Coast, performing free pop-up shows in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and NYC.

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Watch Neil Young give Meryl Streep a guitar lesson

The actress spent six months learning how to play guitar for her role in "Ricki and the Flash."

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Obama to release music playlists on Spotify

The White House is launching an official channel on the popular music streaming service Spotify.

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Dave Grohl shares stage with singing fan at Canada gig

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl let a fan take control of the band during a gig in Canada on Wednesday night.

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