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Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi Reunite To Perform 'Paranoid' At Commonwealth Games

Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi Reunite To Perform 'Paranoid' At Commonwealth Games

Black Sabbath bandmates Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi reunited to perform "Paranoid" onstage in their hometown of Birmingham, England, during the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. The performance initially began with a brief snippet of "Iron Man," the group's classic 1971 single. Osbourne then joined Iommi on the stage for the rendition of "Paranoid."… ... Continue Reading
Carrie Underwood Covers Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty During Impromptu Bar Performance

Carrie Underwood Covers Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty During Impromptu Bar Performance

Country music superstar Carrie Underwood surprised everyone present at a Tennessee bar after she joined a band called The Heartshakers for an impromptu cover of a Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty classic. In a video shared on social media, Underwood, who was with some friends at the restaurant/bar Fox and Locke in Leiper's Fork, Tennessee,… ... Continue Reading
Roger Waters Doubles Down After Calling Biden A 'War Criminal'

Roger Waters Doubles Down After Calling Biden A 'War Criminal'

In a recent interview with CNN, Roger Waters explained why he labelled President Joe Biden a "war criminal" in a video he projected to the audience before a show during his current "This Is Not a Drill Tour." Biden is fueling the war in the Ukraine, according to the Pink Floyd founding member. "That is… ... Continue Reading
Whitesnake Cancel North American Tour With The Scorpions Due To Health Issues

Whitesnake Cancel North American Tour With The Scorpions Due To Health Issues

Whitesnake have canceled their North American tour with the Scorpions due to singer David Coverdale's health issues. "It is with profound disappointment and a heavy heart that I must announce that Whitesnake will no longer be able to join The Scorpions on their US and Canadian tour due to my continued treatment for a persistent… ... Continue Reading
ABBA To Release 30th Anniversary Editions Of 'Gold'

ABBA To Release 30th Anniversary Editions Of 'Gold'

ABBA are set to release 30th anniversary editions of their Gold greatest hits collection on September 23 via UMC/Polydor. The special editions will come as a 2LP gold-colored vinyl package as well as a 2LP picture disc and a gold cassette version. The 19-track ABBA Gold: Greatest Hits is a compilation album by the Swedish… ... Continue Reading
Elton John, Britney Spears Confirm Duet 'Hold Me Closer'

Elton John, Britney Spears Confirm Duet 'Hold Me Closer'

After last month's reports that Britney Spears and Elton John have recorded a new version of "Tiny Dancer," representatives for both artists have confirmed the news.

Reps for both artists sent a statement on Monday, August 8, confirming "Hold Me Closer" was coming soon with a pre-save link and artwork.

John shared picture on social media of the new song title, "Hold Me Closer," against a pink backdrop along with a rocket and a rose emoji. The rocket referring to the "Rocketman" himself and the rose as a tribute to Spears.

According to last month's report, Britney met with Elton at a Beverly Hills recording studio to cut a new take on his 1971 classic. Britney and Elton reportedly recorded the song with support from Grammy-winning super producer Andrew Watt.

The song would mark Spears' first official release since her 13-year conservatorship ended last year.

Elton co-wrote "Tiny Dancer" with Bernie Toupin. The song was part of his 1971 album, Madman Across the Water.

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Mötley Crüe Featured On 'The Retaliators' Theme Song '21 Bullets'

Mötley Crüe Featured On 'The Retaliators' Theme Song '21 Bullets'

The upcoming horror film The Retaliators' theme song, "21 Bullets," features Mötley Crüe. The band's bassist Nikki Sixx co-wrote "21 Bullets" with his Sixx: A.M. bandmate James Michael. In addition to Mötley Crüe, the track also features guest appearances by several hard rock acts, including members of Asking Alexandria, Ice Nine Kills and From Ashes… ... Continue Reading
Original Misfits Announce Halloween Show With Alice Cooper, The Distillers

Original Misfits Announce Halloween Show With Alice Cooper, The Distillers

The Original Misfits have announced a Halloween weekend show in Dallas, Texas, this year. Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Alice Cooper and The Distillers will join the legendary horror-punk band as special guests at the Halloween weekend show on October 29 at Dos Equis Pavilion. The Original Misfits Live in concert will feature singer/songwriter… ... Continue Reading
Scathing John Lennon Letter To Paul McCartney Up For Auction

Scathing John Lennon Letter To Paul McCartney Up For Auction

A scathing letter that John Lennon wrote to his former Beatles bandmate Paul McCartney is up for auction. The three-page letter that Lennon wrote in November 1971, a year and a half after the Beatles officially broke up, has been put up for auction at a minimum bid price of $20,000 at the music memorabilia… ... Continue Reading
The Dead Daisies Share 'Hypnotize Yourself' From Upcoming Album

The Dead Daisies Share 'Hypnotize Yourself' From Upcoming Album

The Dead Daisies recently released a new single, "Hypnotize Yourself," the third song from their upcoming sixth studio album, Radiance. "The four chords that created early British Rock music, are here in one of my fave songs. Back to the roots, primal, sassy, organic & soulful.'Hypnotize Yourself,'" frontman Glenn Hughes said. "Our new single, is… ... Continue Reading
Cyndi Lauper To Appear In Upcoming Amazon Series 'The Horror Of Dolores Roach'

Cyndi Lauper To Appear In Upcoming Amazon Series 'The Horror Of Dolores Roach'

Cyndi Lauper is set to appear in the upcoming Amazon series "The Horror of Dolores Roach." Lauper will appear alongside previously announced lead Justina Machado as well as cast members Alejandro Hernandez, Kita Updike, K. Todd Freeman, Marc Maron, Jean Yoon, Judy Reyes, and Jeffery Self. The series is being produced by Blumhouse Television, Spotify… ... Continue Reading
'Grease,' 'Xanadu' Star Olivia Olivia Newton-John Dead At 73

'Grease,' 'Xanadu' Star Olivia Olivia Newton-John Dead At 73

One of the biggest pop stars of the '70s and actress Olivia Newton-John has died at the age of 73. "Dame Olivia Newton-John passed away peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning, surrounded by family and friends. We ask that everyone please respect the family's privacy during this very difficult time," her husband… ... Continue Reading
ABBA, Elton John Share TikTok Mash-Up Of 'Chiquitita,' 'Bennie And The Jets'

ABBA, Elton John Share TikTok Mash-Up Of 'Chiquitita,' 'Bennie And The Jets'

Elton John and ABBA recently shared an incredible mash-up of "Chiquitita" and "Bennie and the Jets" on TikTok. "Heard about this little mashup of Bennie and the Jets with @ABBA and had to get involved," Elton captioned the video, adding the hashtags "#piano #bennieandthejets #abba #eltonjohn #remix #pop #chiquitita" ABBA's official TikTok account also shows… ... Continue Reading
Metallica Team Up With 'Stranger Things' To Launch 'Hellfire Club' Merch

Metallica Team Up With 'Stranger Things' To Launch 'Hellfire Club' Merch

Metallica have teamed up with "Stranger Things The metal icons' 1986 track "Master Of Puppets" soundtracked a scene in the finale of the Netflix show's fourth season. In the final episode of the 4th season, Eddie Munson (Joseph Quinn) plays the song on guitar to distract hundreds of demonic bats as his friends attack the… ... Continue Reading
Long-Lost Recording Of CCR Show At London's Royal Albert Hall Set For Release

Long-Lost Recording Of CCR Show At London's Royal Albert Hall Set For Release

A long-lost live recording of Creedence Clearwater Revival's 1970 show at London's Royal Albert Hall is set to release later this year. Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Royal Albert Hall features John Fogerty, Tom Fogerty, Doug Clifford and Stu Cook. The setlist include fan favorites like "Fortunate Son," "Proud Mary" and "Bad Moon Rising." The… ... Continue Reading
Rolling Stones Share 4K Versions Of 'Jumpin' Jack Flash' Videos

Rolling Stones Share 4K Versions Of 'Jumpin' Jack Flash' Videos

The Rolling Stones and ABKCO Music & Records Inc. have released the official music videos of the legendary rock band performing "Jumpin' Jack Flash." Produced between 1967 and 1968, the videos have been restored in 4K resolution. The video releases are two different versions of "Jumpin' Jack Flash." Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg, the videos were… ... Continue Reading
'Billy Joel: Live At Yankee Stadium' Coming To Theaters In October

'Billy Joel: Live At Yankee Stadium' Coming To Theaters In October

In celebration of 50 years of Billy Joel, one of the most iconic concert films of all time, Live At Yankee Stadium, is coming to cinemas for a special two-night global fan event. Shot live on 16mm color film on June 22 and 23, 1990, at the iconic Bronx stadium, the original concert has been… ... Continue Reading
Billy Joel, Chris Stapleton To Headline ATLive 2022

Billy Joel, Chris Stapleton To Headline ATLive 2022

Rock legend Billy Joel and country music star Chris Stapleton are set to headline ATLive 2022. AMB Sports & Entertainment's ATLive music festival will return to Mercedes-Benz Stadium on November 11 and 12. General ticket sales will begin on August 12 at 10 a.m. The festival will also feature Lionel Richie, Sheryl Crow, Miranda Lambert… ... Continue Reading
Bryan Adams To Release Super Deluxe Edition Of 'So Happy It Hurts'

Bryan Adams To Release Super Deluxe Edition Of 'So Happy It Hurts'

Bryan Adams will release a Super Deluxe edition of his latest album, So Happy It Hurts, on October 28 via BMG. The Super Deluxe 2CD edition of So Happy It Hurts will feature 12 re-recorded favorite hits spanning Adams' 40 year career. So Happy it Hurts, Adams' 15th studio album, was released in March. The… ... Continue Reading
Joni Mitchell To Release 'The Asylum Albums (1972-1975)' Box Set

Joni Mitchell To Release 'The Asylum Albums (1972-1975)' Box Set

Joni Mitchell has announced that she will be releasing The Asylum Albums (1972-1975) box set on September 23. The collection features newly remastered versions of For The Roses (1972), Court And Spark (1974), the double live album Miles Of Aisles (1974), and The Hissing Of Summer Lawns (1975). Bernie Grundman recently remastered these albums. The… ... Continue Reading