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Nicki Minaj on stage during the 2014 MTV European Music Awards in Glasgow, Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014.

Nicki Minaj debuts new track with Skyler Grey

Nicki Minaj served up a treat for fans at the MTV European Music Awards when she debuted her new duet with Skylar Grey.

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.

New species of ‘Bat-Frog’ named after Ozzy Osbourne

The tree frog, which has a bat-like call, has been named after bat-munching Ozzy Osbourne.

Da Brat, from left, Missy Elliott and Lil' Kim perform during the 2014 Soul Train Awards at Orleans Arena on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in Las Vegas.

Missy Elliot shows off slim new look at Soul Train Awards

Missy Elliot was overheard telling friends backstage at the Soul Train Awards that she had lost over 30 pounds.

FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2010 file photo, recording artist Peter Gabriel poses for a portrait in New York.

Peter Gabriel teams up with stars for Palestinian aid album

Peter Gabriel joins alumni of The Police, Def Leppard and other stars to contribute to a new album benefiting Palestinian charities.

FILE - This Nov. 17, 2011, file photo, shows musician Frank Ocean at the 16th annual GQ "Men of the Year" party in Los Angeles.

Frank Ocean’s name change request denied

Frank Ocean's court request to legally change his name, from Christopher Breaux to his stage moniker, has been denied.

Mick Jagger, center, Ronnie Wood, left ,Charlie Watts, rear on drums and Keith Richards, right, of British band the Rolling Stones, perform on the Pyramid main stage at Glastonbury, England, Saturday, June 29, 2013. Thousands of music fans have arrived for the festival to see headliners, Arctic Monkeys, Mumford and Sons and the Rolling Stones.

Rolling Stones battling insurance bosses over axed gigs

The Rolling Stones are locked in a legal battle over the tour dates which were cancelled following the death of Sir Mick Jagger's girlfriend.

FILE - This Nov. 26, 2013 file photo shows One Direction members, from left, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik and Niall Horan on ABC's "Good Morning America"in New York. A representative for One Direction says the band’s lawyers are dealing with a video showing two band members smoking what the singers referred to as an “illegal substance.” British tabloid The Daily Mail posted a five-minute clip Tuesday, May 27, 2014, of Zayn Malik smoking and speaking with Louis Tomlinson, who is filming.

One Direction skips MTV Europe awards despite big win

One Direction were among the big winners that failed to turn up to collect their prizes at one of Europe's top music events.

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Brian May’s $16,000 plane ticket

The Queen rocker dropped some serious cash on a first-class plane ride for his beloved guitar.

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Willie Nelson to front live TV show

The legendary performer will host a live music and interview series from the fabled Austin, Texas recording studio his nephew co-owns.

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Cher wearing a heart monitor

Pop superstar Cher's representative has confirmed the singer is battling a deadly viral infection.

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U2 plans residency on Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tonight Show’

The "Beautiful Day" hitmakers will perform for five nights on the show, beginning on Nov. 17.

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Former ‘American Idol’ Aiken loses bid for Congress

The former "Idol" runner-up was up against incumbent Republican Renee Ellmers in the state's 2nd District.

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Carlos Santana ‘cringes’ when he thinks of Woodstock

The guitar icon has opened up about his debut performance at the legendary festival.

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Pink Floyd break album pre-order record

"The Endless River" isn't even out yet and it's already beating the competition.

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Footage of fatal ‘Midnight Rider’ crash released

Video taken moments before production assistant Sarah Jones was killed on the set of stalled Allman Brothers biopic “Midnight Rider”…

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Phil Collins: Genesis reunion will ‘never’ happen

Phil Collins has ruled out a reunion of the classic Genesis line-up because he can never play the drums again.

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Slipknot tops Billboard album chart, Taylor Swift eyes record debut

Heavy metal rockers Slipknot took the lead on the weekly chart, a week ahead of Taylor Swift's projected year's biggest album opening.

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Phil Collins honored by Alamo Museum

A new museum in Texas will be named after Phil Collins to thank him for donating his multi-million dollar trove of artifacts.

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Pete Townshend ‘hates’ The Who

The rocker confessed that he hates his band and isn't looking forward to his upcoming farewell tour.

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Exhibit on Paul Simon’s life to debut at Rock Hall

The exhibit will showcase more than 80 artifacts, including Simon's first acoustic guitar, and handwritten lyrics for "The Boxer."

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Big plays help Huskies race past Beavers

Washington's John Ross returns a punt against Arizona State in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Seattle.

The Huskies became bowl eligible with a 37-13 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.

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WWU men wins exhibition at American University-Puerto Rico

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Western Washington University concluded its trip to Puerto Rico on Saturday by defeating American University, 85-68, in a men's basketball exhibition game at Complejo Deportive.

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WWU women defeats UCSD

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The Western Washington University women's basketball team rallied from a seven-point deficit and went on to claim an 80-77 overtime win over UC-San Diego to conclude final-day action at the West Region Crossover Classic on Saturday at Sam Carver Gymnasium on the WWU campus.

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Squalicum girls capture 2A state soccer title

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The Squalicum Storm girls soccer team won the 2A state soccer championship, defeating the Shorecrest Scots, Saturday at Shoreline Stadium.

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Viking men place fourth, women sixth at West Regional Championships

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Katelyn Steen takes women's title, both squads qualify for nationals