Meghan Trainor: 'Yeah, I'm getting flak for All About That Bass. It'll come

Meghan Trainor: 'Yeah, I'm getting flak for All About That Bass. It'll come
I'm not saying this is how women should feel – I just wrote a song and funny, clever lyrics, and that's how I look at it. And if people can … I met the guy who wrote Yeah by Usher, which was a huge smash, and nobody knew who he was. I don't remember …
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Chris Brown's latest album chalks up an 'X' in the loss column
Brown last evolved as an artist with his 2011 release “F.A.M.E.”, in which he explored themes of his own success and experimented with new genres of music ("Beautiful People," "Yeah 3x," and "Look at Me Now"). It is clear, however, he has since …
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Afghan Whigs bring their surprising new album to Royale
When the Afghan Whigs reunited for a tour in 2012 after more than a decade off, it was unclear if the critically acclaimed alt-rockers — responsible for brawny masterpieces like 1993's “Gentlemen” and 1996's “Black Love,” which combined hard-rock …
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Crooked I Revisits Eminem's "Encore" Album & Doing Business With Suge Knight
He was on the front lines as a key player in Death Row Records' final iteration, and when he decided the major label system couldn't provide what he wanted, he helped usher Hip Hop into the Digital Age with his “Hip Hop Weekly” series. The story … It …
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James Delingpole: I'm in love with Shakespeare — and with David Tennant's

James Delingpole: I'm in love with Shakespeare — and with David Tennant's
We turn up early enough for a pre-show dinner at Carluccio's. Boy keeps checking the time on my iPhone, anxious that we'll be late. 'Look,' I say … Richard II is one of Shakespeare's more extravagantly lyrical plays, but I'd forgotten — if indeed I …
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Theater to See in L.A. This Week, Including a Play About a Teacher Versus a
Bob Hope's Birthday: Jeri Batzdorff's sweet and zany "pre-holiday" dramedy about a grandmother with Alzheimer's disease, whose caregiver leaves suddenly, bringing reluctant family members together to care for her. Sundays, 7 p.m. Continues …. show's …
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