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Today's Music Stories
These just might change your mind about one of the most polarizing figures in music.
Hip-hop's great rivalry isn't East Coast vs. West Coast anymore.
There's a scientific reason we subject ourselves to music that makes us want to curl up and cry.
All by herself.
He's being held on $1 million bail.
It's not all "Gangnam Style."
This is the secret song of the summer.
This year's VMAs were all about the women.
A milestone for female performers — and by a 17-year-old, no less.
Bow down before Queen Bey.
We didn't expect her to do this — but we're so, so glad she did.
We watched so you wouldn't have to.
Music can be meaningful -- and this is one issue where it can really make a difference.
How deliciously ironic.
Is that... Jon Heder?
You go, Katy.
All it takes is one sentence.
A powerful message, conveyed in something more beautiful than twerking.
You won't hear this music on the radio.
Marvin Gaye > Iggy Azaelea
This is blues like you've never heard it before.
The network is responsible for the best underground hip-hop.
This isn't the video the song deserved.
We shouldn't shake this off.