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Rihanna donates $135K to AIDS charity

The singer dished out $135,000 at an auction to benefit AIDS research at the star-studded amfAR Inspiration gala.

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Meghan Trainor has beat Michael Jackson

The "All About That Bass" singer is the first Epic Records artist to score eight weeks at No. 1 on the pop charts.

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Chris Brown settles two lawsuits

The R&B singer has settled two civil suits stemming from separate altercations last year.

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NYC street getting James Brown treatment

A road in Harlem close to the iconic Apollo Theater is to be renamed James Brown Way in honor of the late star.

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Pharrell Williams joins board of legendary Apollo Theater

The "Happy" hitmaker made his debut on the legendary Apollo stage in June, and now he'll help guide its future.

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Nicki Minaj denies dating Drake, Lil Wayne

In the rapper's new track, "Only," she denies being anything more than friends.

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Prince to play 8-minute jam on ‘SNL’

The "Purple Rain" hitmaker will perform live with his all-female band 3RDEYEGIRL without commercial interruption.

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Trey Songz celebrates 30th birthday in charitable style

The "Bottoms Up" hitmaker has vowed to help those less fortunate in the 30 days leading up to his big 3-0.

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Female rappers to take center stage at BET Awards

Chris Brown, Beyoncé, Tamar Braxton, and others will perform along with several of rap's leading ladies.

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Grammys shake up nominations announcement

Nominees will be announced on Dec. 5, except those vying for the top award, album of the year.

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Usher’s ‘bloody’ diet

The R&B superstar has adopted a new diet based on his blood type.

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This week’s top R&B tracks

LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Sam Smith, Mary J. Blige to perform at AMAs

The breakthrough newcomers 5 Seconds of Summer will also take the stage at next month's American Music Awards.

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Clive Davis: Stop blaming Bobby Brown for Whitney’s death

Whitney Houston's longtime producer and mentor insists her ex-husband is not the one responsible for her death.

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Judge refuses to dismiss ‘Blurred Lines’ lawsuit

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have failed to convince a judge to dismiss a copyright lawsuit.

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Jodeci reunites for first time since ’06

The R&B group will perform at the Soul Train Awards, the first performance in the U.S. since 2006.

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Is your favorite artist ‘smart’ or ‘stupid?’

Can your listening habits actually boost your brain power?

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Pitbull hosting American Music Awards again

The rapper will front the 2014 show on Nov. 23, and says he's thrilled to be back.

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This week’s top R&B tracks

LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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John Legend and Chrissy Teigen need a bigger house

The couple is "ready to expand a little bit" and has put their L.A. mansion on the market.

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

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The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

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Rihanna donates $135K to AIDS charity

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The singer dished out $135,000 at an auction to benefit AIDS research at the star-studded amfAR Inspiration gala.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.