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FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2012 file photo, Crystal Gayle performs at the Country Music Hall of Fame Inductions in Nashville, Tenn. Country music legend Gayle is being inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, nearly a half-century after she first walked onto its stage to perform as a teenager. Gayle's sister, country luminary Loretta Lynn, will induct her into the country music institution during a Saturday night, Jan. 21, 2017, ceremony at the Ryman Auditorium, the Grand Ole Opry announced. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)
Country star Crystal Gayle inducted in Grand Ole OpryCountry music legend Crystal Gayle has been inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, nearly a half-century after she first walked onto its stage to perform as a teenager
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Maggie Roche of The Roches sister vocal trio dies at 65Maggie Roche, the folk-rock singer-songwriter who since the mid-1970s had performed and recorded as a trio and in pairs with her two sisters, has died
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The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes StoreThis week's top selling songs and albums on Apple's iTunes
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FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2016 file photo shows Adele onstage at the Brit Awards 2016 at the 02 Arena in London.  The Recording Academy announced Friday, Jan. 20, 2017,  that Adele will perform at the Feb. 12 show at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Previously announced performers include Metallica, Carrie Underwood, John Legend and Keith Urban.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
Adele to perform at the Grammy Awards next monthAdele is set to take the stage at next month's Grammy Awards, where she is nominated for album, song and record of the year
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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2016 file photo, President Barack Obama sings "Jingle Bells" with James Taylor and others during the lighting ceremony for the 2016 National Christmas Tree on the Ellipse near the White House in Washington. Taylor, on vacation in French Polynesia, posted a video online Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, bemoaning the end of the Obama era, saying, "Hi, it's James on the last day of the Obama administration, and it feels like it's raining all over the world." (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
'I've seen rain:' James Taylor bemoans end of Obama eraHalf a world away from Washington, James Taylor is greeting fans with a video bemoaning the end of the Obama era
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FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2014 file photo, Harry Belafonte arrives at the charity gala Ein Herz fuer Kinder (A heart for children) in Berlin. Belafonte will celebrate his 90th with a new musical project featuring a children’s choir singing one of his famous songs, ‘Island In the Sun,’ an an attempt to promote racial harmony.  (AP Photo/Steffi Loos, File)
Belafonte to celebrate 90th birthday with new projectHarry Belafonte will celebrate his 90th birthday with a new musical project
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FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2016, file photo, singer Chrisette Michele performs for President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, and his wife Ho Ching, in the State Dining Room of the White House during a state dinner in Washington. The New York Daily News reported on Jan. 18, 2017, that Michele would perform at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
Spike Lee won't use Chrisette Michele over inaugural gigSpike Lee says he won't be using Chrisette Michele's music in an upcoming project because of her decision to perform at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration
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FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to singer songwriter Bruce Springsteen during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House. Springsteen gave a private concert at the White House on Jan. 12, 2017, for longtime Obama staffers. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Bruce Springsteen gives farewell concert for Obama staffersPresident Barack Obama's farewell gift to some of his longtime staffers was a private concert from "The Boss."
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A rare, unknown photo of Frederic Chopin probably foundPoland's culture institute in France says it believes a previously unknown photograph of Polish composer and pianist Frederic Chopin has probably been found by private researchers
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Ally Brooke, from left, Lauren Jauregui, Dinah Jane, and Normani Hamilton of the musical group Fifth Harmony pose in the press room with the award for favorite group at the People's Choice Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Ellen DeGeneres takes home 3 People's Choice AwardsEllen DeGeneres set a record at the People's Choice Awards, becoming the winningest entertainer in the show's history
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Music Review: Run The Jewels packs a smart punch on 'RTJ3'Music Review: Run The Jewels offers plenty of entertaining music on their third studio album, "Run The Jewels 3."
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Spain: Rapper gets 1-yr sentence for tweets praising terrorSpain's Supreme Court has sentenced a rapper musician to a year in prison for exalting terrorism and humiliating terrorism victims in tweets he sent a few years ago
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Ally Brooke, from left, Lauren Jauregui, Dinah Jane, and Normani Hamilton of the musical group Fifth Harmony pose in the press room with the award for favorite group at the People's Choice Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Fifth Harmony makes quartet debut at People's ChoiceFifth Harmony has made its debut as a quartet at the People's Choice Awards in the group's first performance since Camila Cabello's departure last month
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In this Jan. 9, 2017, photo, the members of Lady Antebellum, from left, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott, and Charles Kelley pose in Nashville, Tenn. The Grammy-winning vocal group released a new single, “You Look Good,” Thursday, Jan. 19, from their forthcoming album “Heart Break,” which comes out on June 9. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
After short hiatus, Lady Antebellum is back with new musicBack with new music after a short hiatus, the country vocal trio Lady Antebellum said the time apart helped them figure out how to write together again as a band
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FILE - This Dec. 1, 2016 file photo shows Chance the Rapper performing during the lighting ceremony for the 2016 National Christmas Tree in Washington. President Barack Obama embraced hip-hop more than any of his predecessors. He once referenced Jay Z's lyrics, released his music playlist including several rappers from Chance the Rapper to Lil Wayne and was caught dancing to Drake's "Hot Line Bling" at a White House event. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Obama praised for bridging gap between hip-hop, politicsPresident Barack Obama embraced hip-hop more than any of his predecessors
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