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Kenny Chesney performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 in New York.

Taylor Swift, Joe Walsh surprise fans at Kenny Chesney concert

Taylor Swift and Joe Walsh surprised the crowd at a Kenny Chesney concert by appearing onstage for impromptu duets.

Kanye West poses as he arrives to attend Dries van Noten's Fall Winter 2015 /2016 Ready to wear fashion collection as part of Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, Wednesday, March 4, 2015.

Kanye West buys a fashion label

Kanye West has teamed up with Damon Dash to by Karmaloop.com.

British musicians Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath, arrives at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards 2013 at the Camden Roundhouse in north London, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013.

Ozzy Osbourne to undergo surgery

Ozzy Osbourne has cancelled his upcoming Ozzfiesta event in Mexico to undergo surgery.

Sant-N-Pepa host new weekly concert series 'Rewind Tuesdays' at 10ak Nightclub inside the Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Salt-N-Pepa creating food reality show

Salt-N-Pepa stars Cheryl James and Sandra Denton are developing a new food-based reality TV series.

Ed Sheeran performs at the 57th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Ed Sheeran surprises newlyweds at wedding reception

Ed Sheeran surprised a pair of newlyweds at their wedding reception by singing Thinking Out Loud for their first dance.

Singer Taylor Swift attends the SNL 40th Anniversary Special at Rockefeller Plaza on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in New York.

Taylor Swift named among world’s greatest leaders in new Fortune poll

Taylor Swift ranks two spots behind Pope Francis in a new Fortune.com poll of the World's Greatest Leaders.

Chris Daughtry arrives at the American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles.

Chris Daughtry heading back to TV

Former American Idol contestant Chris Daughtry is heading back to the small screen for the new TV series "Studio City."

In this photo made available on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010, singer Bruce Dickinson performs during the concert of the English heavy metal band Iron Maiden at the Sziget (Island) Festival on the Shipyard Island in northern Budapest, Hungary, late Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010. The Island Festival is one of the biggest cultural events of Europe with an emphasis on music.

Iron Maiden frontman returns to public eye

Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson makes his first public appearance since undergoing treatment for cancer.

Ed Sheeran poses for photographers upon arrival at the Victoria's Secret fashion show in London, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014.

Ed Sheeran splits from girlfriend

Ed Sheeran is single again after splitting from girlfriend Athina Andrelos.

Luke Bryan poses in the press room with the award for entertainer of the year at the 48th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Luke Bryan joins the Chicago White Sox

Luke Bryan joined the Chicago White Sox for spring training in Arizona.

Kendrick Lamar performs at the iTunes Festival during the SXSW Music Festival on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Austin, Texas.

Kendrick Lamar’s leaked album debuts at number one

Kendrick Lamar scores his first TransAtlantic double chart-topper with To Pimp a Butterfly.

The Academy of Country Music hosts a free all star concert for fans as country music artist Jana Kramer performs at the ACM Fremont Street Experience on Saturday, March 31, 2012, in Las Vegas.

Jana Kramer defends home state after Madonna criticism

Jana Kramer steps up to defend Michigan after Madonna slammed their home state in interviews.

In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, Miley Cyrus arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY awards - salute to industry icons with Clive Davis, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her “Bangerz” concert at Kansas City’s Sprint Center as planned. A Cyrus spokeswoman says the 21-year-old entertainer canceled her performance Tuesday, April 15, 2014, after she was hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.

Miley Cyrus recovering after teeth extraction

Miley Cyrus is nursing a swollen mouth after having five teeth removed on Wednesday.

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Ringo Starr: Beatles reunion would have happened if Lennon, Harrison hadn’t died

The drummer says he believes the band would have eventually gotten back together.

Zayn Malik arrives at the BRIT Awards 2014 at the O2 Arena in London on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.

Zayn Malik leaves One Direction

One Direction confirms that Zayn Malik has left the chart-topping boy band.

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‘Stand by Me’ among 25 records being preserved at U.S. library

Recordings from Joan Baez, The Righteous Brothers, and Radiohead are among those being preserved by the Library of Congress.

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Lollapalooza lineup: McCartney, Metallica among 130 acts

Sam Smith, Florence + the Machine, Bassnectar and The Weeknd are also on the lineup.

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Watch Patti LaBelle dance to ‘In Da Club’ on ‘DWTS’

The soul star, 70, proves she's got some impressive moves as she salsa dances to the hit 50 Cent song.

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Jimi Hendrix memorial park gets green light

Construction on the Seattle park is finally set to begin more than three years after it was initially due to open.

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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard ‘go to pot’

The longtime friends and collaborators will release "It's All Going to Pot" on April 20, the unofficial holiday for marijuana lovers.

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