10 Music Legends Who Eerily Predicted Their Own Death

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It’s not news to say that rock ‘n’ roll is a pretty dangerous lifestyle. From plane crashes, drug overdoses, murders, freak accidents, and even stage mishaps, it makes sense that many musicians contemplate their own premature demise a little more often than most folks. But some stars have had eerily specific visions that tragically came true.

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The 5 Best Covers of “Bang Bang” That Will Blow Your Mind

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Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj are a powerhouse team of females who sing, dance and rap their butts off on their latest hit “Bang Bang.” These ladies make it look easy, even with an occasional wardrobe malfunction, and singers around the world have been inspired to create their own version of the smash hit. Check out these mind-blowing covers of “Bang Bang” that will get stuck in your head all day long.

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Old Is The New New: 10 Classic Artists That Influenced Current Musical Trends

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There’s a common belief among music fans, critics and artists alike that there is nothing completely original in music. Even the most unique artists are influenced by their peers and their sounds can be traced back to the pioneers before them, going so far back as the classical music of Bach and Beethoven. So when we discuss current music trends, it’s only natural that we look to the artists and bands from past decades to see where these sounds and ideas were really first generated. From The Band to Talking Heads, Hall & Oates to Black Sabbath, there’s a multitude of classic artists whose sound, lyrics and overall vibe can be heard amongst the popular music trends of today. Read more…

Every Reason Why This Fall Is Going To Be Amazing For Music

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This fall marks music’s most anticipated season so far, thanks to the release of multiple long-awaited albums. Prince will drop not one but TWO new albums, Lil Wayne will finally unleash The Carter V, Charli XCX will emerge from the sidelines with Sucker, and The Pinkprint from Nicki Minaj will without a doubt come with more fire than any other previous album. Packed into a mere three months, fall music is about to dominate so clear out your playlists and get ready to load up on all new material!

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Chris Brown’s Advice To Ray Rice: “It’s All About The Choices You Make And How You Control Your Anger”

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Many celebrities are speaking out about domestic violence after video of NFL star Ray Rice punching his wife leaked on Monday. MTV’s Sway spoke to Chris Brown, who was charged with assaulting former girlfriend Rihanna in 2009, about the situation this week, and asked what advice he’d give to the former Ravens running back. “I think it’s all about the choices you make,” Brown said. “For anybody who’s going through that situation or anybody who’s dealing with it — it’s all about the choices. Every situation is different but it’s all about the choices you make and how you control your anger.”

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Top 20 Catches Up With Vance Joy, Nicki Minaj Gets Dissed, Iggy Azalea Talks Sex Tape + More In First Dibs!

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Tune in to Top 20 Countdown tomorrow morning at 9 AM EST when host Jim Shearer sits down with September’s You Oughta Know artist Vance Joy and talks about how he would defend his girlfriend against a dog attack. No seriously. Read more…