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Want To Roll Like A Rockstar? Win An Epic VIP Weekend At Austin City Limits Music Festival

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The Austin City Limits Music Festival may be a season or two away (in October), but it’s never too early to start gearing up for the exciting event. The official 2014 lineup and 3-day passes will be released this Tuesday, April 22, but for now, you can enter to win the ultimate VIP experience. You AND three friends can win a chance to attend the ACL Festival on October 10-12 in complete rockstar style. The prize pack includes, a fully stocked tour bus to chill on each day, four platinum passes that include complimentary catering and bar access, the best stage views, four flights and two hotel rooms, chauffeur transit, and tons of free merch. Enter now and on Monday, April 21 one lucky winner will be chosen for the ultimate music festival experience.

UPDATE:

The official 2014 ACL Festival Lineup has been released! View the full lineup here and check out some of the amazing acts below.

Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast, Skrillex, Calvin Harris, Lana Del Rey, Lorde, Iggy Azalea, Zedd, Sam Smith, Foster The People, Chvrches and so many more!

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12 Artists Who Died During A Performance

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“Dying onstage” is usually just a crass expression among entertainers meaning a rough gig. But for an unlucky few, the phrase prove tragically true. Some of music’s great ones have passed on while in the middle of performing for an audience. In a sense it’s a fitting way to go -doing what you love in front of an adoring crowd. But still, their loss fills music lovers with grief to this very day.

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Wanna Be Startin’ Something: 7 Music Stars Who Should Stop Trying To Be Michael Jackson

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Today marks 25 years ago since the Michael Jackson was officially crowned “The King of Pop” at the the 1989 Soul Train Awards. Amazingly, it was silver screen legend Elizabeth Taylor who first uttered the immortal title (technically it was “King of Pop, Rock and Soul”) that followed him for the rest of his life -and beyond.

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Too Hot? Beyonce’s Bikini-Filled Vacation Instagrams Spark Controversy

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Beyonce is in hot water today over some photos showing her in -appropriately enough- hot water. Her bikini-filled vacation Instagrams are drawing fire, and it’s not because they’re too sexy. Although they’re definitely that, too!

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Win A Trip To Universal Orlando Resort!

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Enter now for a chance to win a 3-night trip for four to Universal Orlando Resort. Enjoy two epic theme parks, non-stop nightlife and stay on-site at the retro-themed Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort. You’ll also get the chance to hang out with VH1′s Jim Shearer, host of VH1′s Top 20 Video Countdown. What are you waiting for? Enter for your chance to win!

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Does Donnie Wahlberg Have The Hottest Boy Band Abs Of All Time? VOTE!

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We’ve always carried a torch for the handsome boys and men who comprise our favorite boy bands. So, we wanted to celebrate our enduring love for these hot crooners by ranking the hottest boy band abs of all time. The only problem? After careful research through music videos, candid photos and selfies, it seemed that it was no contest: Donnie Wahlberg might have the best boy band abs of all time.

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10 Massive Pop Stars Who Can Thank YouTube For Their Success

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From chanteuses Lana Del Rey and Katy Perry, to pop princes like Justin Bieber, YouTube has been a haven for new artists to self-promote their music. Artists like Gotye and Karmin, gained so many views on the video sharing site that they were signed to record deals, made songs for movies, and even won Grammy awards. Guess all we have to do is believe! Read on for 10 huge pop superstars who owe it all to YouTube…

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Busted Rhymes: The 20 Worst Verses In Hip Hop History

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We admit -songwriting is pretty hard, and sometimes the most part can be penning the lyrics. Sure, you can bust out a rhyming dictionary to come up with some words that scan. But having those words make sense? Ehhh, that doesn’t always come as easy. Rappers are notorious for free-styling lots of lyrical lines off the top of their head, and sometimes it can get pretty ugly…

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Nick Lachey Ditches Pop Music For Hair Metal + Steel Panther

On Big Morning Buzz Live, Nick Lachey traded in his boy band days for the hair metal world of Steel Panther. He joined the band for an epic performance of “The Burden of Being Wonderful.” We have to admit Sweet Nicky looked pretty sexy rocking alongside lead singer Michael Starr. Sadly, we don’t think Lachey will stick with the look even if it would make for a pretty great change of pace.

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Nick Lachey + VH1 Spend Time At PS 334 To Help Save The Music

On Saturday, March 22nd, Big Morning Buzz Live host and 98 Degrees frontman Nick Lachey partnered with VH1 to give young students a chance to explore their love of music. The network hosted its third annual VH1 Save The Music Foundation Family Day at New York City’s The Anderson School, PS 334. A father himself, Lachey spent the day traveling the halls of PS 334, meeting students and taking hundreds of pictures with fans of all ages. Lachey even had the chance to re-explore his love of the saxophone, an instrument he hasn’t played in nearly 20 years.

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