Jay Z and other ultra-famous stars declare a revolution in the form of $20-a-month subscriptions.
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The experimental musician just released a demo that's as good as anything on the radio.
A $5 million auction is the wrong way to prove rap is worthy of respect.
Once upon a time, the coffee chain represented hope that record-buying could remain a physical experience for most people. What happens when it stops selling CDs?
Her Sound of Music medley at the Oscars highlighted her underlying talent, just at the right time.
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The rapper's trying very hard on If You're Reading This, It's Too Late, and that's a great thing.
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