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Lana Del Rey, Desmond Child and Portugal. The Man receive honors at annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards
Marshmello, Travis Scott headline 2018 Hard Summer festival

Hard Summer may have parted ways with its founder, but the fest’s longstanding mix of EDM, hip-hop and underground electronic sounds will continue.

Festival organizers announced its first post-Gary Richards lineup on Tuesday morning, and it mostly continues with the styles the event is long known for. Headliners for the Aug.

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Beyoncé's refusal to shrink her blackness made her Coachella showing revolutionary

A quarter into Beyoncé’s triumphant, charged showing at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival came a particularly poignant moment.

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Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child on what it was like to be part of Beychella

About the only secret that got out ahead of Beyoncé’s tightly guarded performances at the just-wrapped Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was the fact that the singer planned to reunite her era-defining girl group, Destiny’s Child.

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Coachella by the hour: Weekend highlights from Vince Staples, Kali Uchis, Moodymann, Oh Sees and, oh yeah, Beyoncé

As the second and final weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was getting ready on Friday to entertain another population of 125,000 revelers, a few drones hovered above and a small-engine airplane circled, a banner advertising a new innovation in condoms trailing behind it.

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Police rule out foul play in Avicii's death

Oman authorities have ruled out “criminal suspicion” in the death of the Swedish DJ Avicii, multiple media sources have reported. Avicii, whose real name is Tim Bergling, died Friday while he was vacationing in the Oman capital of Muscat in the Arabian Peninsula. He was 28.

"Two postmortems were carried out ...

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