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The Most Unexpected Reunion Tours Of 2014

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-By Seher Sikandar

Whether breakups to makeups or outliving your prime and needing a little extra cash – the circumstances surrounding reunion tours are as varied as they are unexpected.  This year resurrected many beloved groups and showed promise for even more in the new year.  Destiny’s Child reunion tour in 2015, anyone?  Yes, please!  From Outkast to the Backstreet Boys, here are our top 10 most unexpected reunion tours of 2014.

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8 Ways Danity Kane Taught Us To Find Mr. Right

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Ever since Diddy‘s fierce female creation Danity Kane hit the music scene after Making the Band nearly 10 years ago, we’ve learned how to be independent, get what we want and do things that the girls don’t do. With their hit “Damaged” they taught us that while we’re not busy show-stopping, it’s okay to break down your walls and be vulnerable, too. But above all else: never apologize for being your damn fabulous self. With the help of the gorgeous group, you’ll see that finding Mr. Right is a piece of cake! And after following these steps, who wouldn’t want a piece of you?

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by (@BHSmithNYC)

Fisticuffs, Cricket Bat Attacks And 10 Bands That Came To Blows To Settle Their Differences

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Since Elvis Presley sneered not to mess with his “Blue Suede Shoes,” fighting and rock n’ roll have gone together like whiskey and a beer chaser. The music’s natural tendency towards rebellion and bravado demand almost make it mandatory. Some bands are known for feuding with other musicians, some for getting into fisticuffs with audience members and then there are those who take inter-band squabbles into the physical arena and settling their differences, artistic or otherwise, with their mitts. Read more…

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Aubrey O’Day Has The Best Butt In The Music Biz, And Here Are 30 Photos To Prove It

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We first met the lovely Ms. Aubrey O’Day back in 2004 when she burst onto the small screen on MTV’s Making The Band 3. She beat out over 10,000 young women for the chance to sing in the Diddy-managed Danity Kane. The group split for a spell, but after five years apart the ladies reunited late last year for a series of shows. A new album in the works, but that’s not the only reason for Aubrey to celebrate: Today she turns the big 3-0!
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2013 VMAs: Danity Kane Reunites and It Feels So Good!

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After countless rumors, Danity Kane officially reunited at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards pre-show. That’s right, Aubrey O’Day, Dawn Richard, Shannon Bex and Aundrea Fimbres got back together (sans D. Woods) to kick start Danity Kane 2.0. The group, which was made famous on MTV’s mid-Aughts reality show Making The Band, went through a number of ups and downs before Diddy kicked D. Woods and Aubrey out of the group before splitting up in 2009. But tonight, the girls looked ready and excited to be back together as they talked to Christina Garibaldi ahead of the main show, and even mentioned that they’re working on a new track with the production team The Stereotypes.

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Almost Greatest: 14 Near Misses From The List Of VH1′s 100 Greatest Women In Music

All next week, VH1 will be counting down a list of the 100 Greatest Women In Music. Each weeknight at 10 p.m. ET/PT beginning on Monday, February 13, a new hour-long episode of The Greatest will air on VH1, each show focusing in on the merits of the best female artists of the last 20 years and change.

As a precursor to the next week’s reveal, we thought that we’d kick off the discussion by revealing this list of 14 women who ALMOST made the list. They’re all terrific artists in their own right, which just goes to show how amazing the full list is going to be next week. This list of the Almost Greatest goes, as follows (in alphabetical order, natch):

Christina Perri, Ciara, The Corrs, The Cranberries, Danity Kane, Duffy, Enya, Jessica Simpson, Lily Allen, Michelle Branch, Selena, Sinead O’Connor, Sugarland, and Vanessa Carlton.

To find out who DID make the list, be sure to watch VH1′s 100 Greatest Women in Music special (brought to you by Summer’s Eve) all next week on VH1! And be sure to make your voice heard by tweeting your support for your favorite female musician by voting in our new poll, Who Is The Greatest Female Artist of ALL TIME?