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We Are The World: Breaking Down The Great Celebrity Supergroup Charity Singles

May 19th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
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Since the mid 80s, there have been several one-off supergroups brought together to raise money for a great cause. While we applaud the efforts of the celebrities involved, we can't help but poke fun at them for being, well, celebrities. Join us as we break down the great celebrity supergroup singles.

USA for Africa - We Are the World

- Disassociated Star: Michael Jackson

- Star Who Doesn't Fit In: Dan Aykroyd

- Star With Barely Any Face Time: John Oates

The momma of them all, predating everything but Band Aid. Still, USA for Africa created all of the themes you see in charity music v...
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Bruce Springsteen Honors Steven Van Zandt At NYC Benefit Show

October 17th, 2012 8:50am EDT
Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen stepped up to present his E Street Band co-star Steven Van Zandt with a special award during a charity concert in New York City on Tuesday night.

The Boss took to the stage at the Right 2 Rock Celebration in aid of the Little Kids Rock organization at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan, where the musician was honored with a prize in recognition of his charity work.

Springsteen handed his friend the Big Man Award, which was named after the pair's late bandmate, saxophonist Clarence Clemons, prior to his death in 2011, and during his speech, he poked fun at his former...
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Steven Van Zandt Psyched About His New Show's Success In Norway

February 18th, 2012 11:30am EST
Steven Van Zandt
Rocker Steven Van Zandt has been left shocked and stunned by his new TV success in Norway - almost half the country is watching his new show "Lilyhammer."

More than one million locals tuned in to watch the debut of the drama, about an FBI informer hiding from the Mafia in Scandinavia, last month, and the ratings keep going up, making the series the biggest ever for Norwegian public broadcaster NRK1.

And Bruce Springsteen's sidekick, who starred in "The Sopranos," can't quite wrap his head around the success.

He tells Rolling Stone magazine, "The first week, it blew everybody's mind - big...
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Steven Van Zandt's New TV Show Is A Big Hit In Norway

January 28th, 2012 4:00pm EST
Steven Van Zandt
Rocker Steven Van Zandt's new TV comedy has become a big hit in Norway, the country where it's set.

More than one million locals tuned in to watch the first episode of Lilyhammer on Thursday, which means one in five Norwegians saw the show about an FBI informer hiding from the Mafia in Scandinavia.

The show brought in the biggest ratings ever for Norwegian public broadcaster NRK1, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

DVD distribution company Netflix has bought the rights for the series in America and will stream all eight episodes of the first season next month. A second series has alrea...
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Most Memorable Grammy Performances (Videos)

February 3rd, 2010 10:45am EST
Pink
Last Sunday, Pink's "Glitter in the Air" joined a list of many memorable Grammy performances since the award show's conception. Here are some of the great Grammy musical performances, from the simplicity of Michael Jackson's "Man in the Mirror" to the flashy collaboration between Madonna and the Gorillaz.

Michael Jackson, 1988

Clash Tribute, 2003 (Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl, Steve Van Zandt and Elvis Costello)

Eminem and Elton John, 2001

Madonna and Gorillaz, 2006

Christina Aguilera, Pink, Mya, and Lil Kim, 2002

Linkin Park, Jay-Z, Paul McCartney,...
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Concert Review: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Atlanta, GA

April 29th, 2008 1:43pm EDT
Springsteen
There are a handful of acts that certain music lovers yearn to experience in their lifetime. The Beatles. The Rolling Stones. The Doors. The Clash. When it becomes apparent that experiencing some of these acts may not happen, it's a bitter pill to swallow. I have never seen a Springsteen concert. I yearned to see one before it was all over. When keyboardist Danny Federici lost his long battle with cancer last week, the E Street Band's immortality was in question. This was one, I thought, that I must see.

Bruce began the show with a tribute to Federici. The lights stayed off w...
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Comprehensive Three CD Box Set Spotlights The 4 Seasons' Influential Legacy

June 20th, 2007 8:00pm EDT
Frankie Valli
LOS ANGELES - Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons have sold more than 100 million records worldwide. More than 40 years after lead singer Frankie Valli, guitarist Tommy DeVito, bassist Nick Massi and keyboardist Bob Gaudio first topped the charts with "Sherry"-the first of three consecutive #1 hits-the group is back in the spotlight.

Thanks to Jersey Boys, a Tony® award-winning musical based on the band's story, the music and legend of Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons are both finally getting their due. The musical is currently playing to sold-out crowds regularly at the August Wilson Theater ...
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'Sopranos' Stars Reveal How They Would End The Series

March 26th, 2007 9:58am EDT
The Sopranos
In an exclusive interview with DISH Entertainment Magazine, 10 main cast members of HBO's The Sopranos tell how they would end the series, which is coming to a close after a six-year run. The final nine episodes begin airing in April.

James Gandolfini (Tony Soprano), Edie Falco (Carmela Soprano), Michael Imperioli (Christopher Moltisanti), Lorraine Bracco (Dr. Jennifer Melfi), Steve Van Zandt (Silvio Dante), Tony Sirico (Paulie "Walnuts" Gualtieri), Robert Iler (Anthony "A.J. Soprano Jr.), Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Meadow Soprano), Steve Schirripa (Bobby "Bacala" Baccalieri) and Dominic Chian...
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'Sopranos' Game Announced By THQ

May 4th, 2006 12:31pm EDT
The Sopranos
THQ Inc. today announced its upcoming videogame based on HBO's critically acclaimed series The Sopranos. Currently under development, the game will evoke the atmosphere, action and conflicts that are the cornerstone of the hit show, which has found worldwide success as one of HBO's premier original programs.

The game is backed by key members of the all-star cast who will lend their voices and likenesses, including James Gandolfini as Tony Soprano. The Sopranos game is scheduled to release for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation 2 computer en...
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