Taylor Swift Never Gets the Chance to Buy Master Recordings Back, Lawyer Clarifies
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Taylor Swift Never Gets the Chance to Buy Master Recordings Back, Lawyer Clarifies

In a statement released to the media, Don Passman debunks Scott Borchetta's claims that Big Machine Records had given her every opportunity to own her work before she left the label.

Ed Sheeran Refuses to Publicly Choose Side in Taylor Swift's Feud With Scooter Braun
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Ed Sheeran Refuses to Publicly Choose Side in Taylor Swift's Feud With Scooter Braun

When inquired by a fan why he has not released any statement in support of the 'ME!' hitmaker, the 'Perfect' singer simply responds with his decision to keep it private.

Miley Cyrus' Music Video for 'Mother Daughter' Is Very Racy, yet Empowering
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Miley Cyrus' Music Video for 'Mother Daughter' Is Very Racy, yet Empowering

Featuring a lot of cameos, the Alexader Moors-directed clip sees plus-size model Angelina Duplisea going naked as she reclines on a couch, while trans model Casil McArthur goes topless.

Miley Cyrus Boosts Lil Nas X's Morale With Full Support After He Comes Out as Gay
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Miley Cyrus Boosts Lil Nas X's Morale With Full Support After He Comes Out as Gay

Also speaking out in support of the 'Old Town Road' hitmaker is record executive and producer Irv Gotti, who says that the 20-year-old rapper can just be whoever he is.

Chris Brown to 'Weird' Critics of 'Black B****es With Nice Hair' Lyrics: 'I Don't Give a F**k'
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Chris Brown to 'Weird' Critics of 'Black B****es With Nice Hair' Lyrics: 'I Don't Give a F**k'

People are accusing the 'Loyal' singer of insulting black women and reinforcing colorism due to the lyrics on 'Need a Stack' that read, 'Only wanna f**k the black b****es with the nice hair.'

Lil Nas X Scores Longest-Running No. 1 Hip-Hop Song at Hot 100
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Lil Nas X Scores Longest-Running No. 1 Hip-Hop Song at Hot 100

Dominating the Billboard chart for the 13th week, 'Old Town Road' surpasses the 12 weeks Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth's 'See You Again' spent atop the singles countdown back in 2015.

Ellen Page's Wife Blasts Justin Bieber for Paying Her 'Less Than Minimum Wage' While Working for Him
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Ellen Page's Wife Blasts Justin Bieber for Paying Her 'Less Than Minimum Wage' While Working for Him

Taking to Instagram Stories, Emma Portner also accuses the 'Baby' hitmaker of 'degrading women' and slams him for collaborating with 'overly problematic people.'

Brendon Urie Blasts 'Toxic' Scooter Braun for Taylor Swift's Back Catalog Drama
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Brendon Urie Blasts 'Toxic' Scooter Braun for Taylor Swift's Back Catalog Drama

Making it clear that he is on his 'ME!' collaborator's side, the Panic At the Disco frontman suggests during a livestream chat that the music mogul's move in purchasing her masters was 'illegal.'

Adam Lambert Calls Madonna 'Ballsy' for Music That Doesn't Fall in Line With Her Legacy
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Adam Lambert Calls Madonna 'Ballsy' for Music That Doesn't Fall in Line With Her Legacy

The 'American Idol' alum offers an alternative take on the question whether or not the 'God Control' singer was unfairly judged for her 'care-free, sex-positive' attitude in her 60s.

Artist of the Week: Lizzo
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Artist of the Week: Lizzo

Instead of focusing the topic of her music on money and sex, which are common topics in hip-hop, the raptress opts to promote body positivity through her music.

The Raconteurs' 'Help Us Stranger' Launches Atop Billboard 200
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The Raconteurs' 'Help Us Stranger' Launches Atop Billboard 200

Racking up 88,000 equivalent album units in its first week, the 12-track effort becomes the Detroit-based rock band's first chart-topping album on the weekly chart.

Big Machine's Founder Breaks Silence on Taylor Swift's Accusation, Doubts She's Telling the Truth
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Big Machine's Founder Breaks Silence on Taylor Swift's Accusation, Doubts She's Telling the Truth

In an open letter addressing the situation, Scott Borchetta points out that both her dad and the singer herself had been notified about the deal before news of Scooter Braun's acquisition of the company broke out.

Chance The Rapper Blames Clearance Issue for 'Juice' Absent in Re-Release of 'Acid Rap'
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Chance The Rapper Blames Clearance Issue for 'Juice' Absent in Re-Release of 'Acid Rap'

Instead of lamenting over the cut, the 'No Problem' hitmaker urges fans to replay a recorded message he put in place of the popular track to benefit his charity organization SocialWorks.

Lewis Capaldi Takes a Jab at Noel Gallagher During 2019 Glastonbury Set
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Lewis Capaldi Takes a Jab at Noel Gallagher During 2019 Glastonbury Set

In response to the former Oasis guitarist's recent criticism, the 'Someone You Loved' hitmaker wears a T-shirt featuring the older musician's face and plays a video of the verbal attack on stage.

Stormzy Earns Praises for History-Making Debut at 2019 Glastonbury
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Stormzy Earns Praises for History-Making Debut at 2019 Glastonbury

Being the first homegrown solo black musician to headline the music festival, the 'Vossi Bop' hitmaker heats up the first night with a show-stopping set that highlights several issues in today's society.

Kylie Minogue Reduced to Tears During Solo Debut at 2019 Glastonbury
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Kylie Minogue Reduced to Tears During Solo Debut at 2019 Glastonbury

Fourteen years since cancer forced her to pull out of her headlining slot at the music festival, the 'Spinning Around' hitmaker delights fans with her set that included a surprise from Chris Martin.

Watch: Miley Cyrus Drives Glastonbury Crowd Wild by Bringing Out Billy Ray and Lil Nas X
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Watch: Miley Cyrus Drives Glastonbury Crowd Wild by Bringing Out Billy Ray and Lil Nas X

In addition to performing 'Old Town Road' with the duo, the 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker teams up with Mark Ronson to deliver 'Nothing Breaks Like a Heart' and a cover of Amy Winehouse's 'Back to Black'.

Justin Bieber and Scooter Braun's Wife Hit Back at Taylor Swift for Slamming 'Manipulative' Manager
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Justin Bieber and Scooter Braun's Wife Hit Back at Taylor Swift for Slamming 'Manipulative' Manager

In her Tumblr post, the songstress expresses how 'sad and grossed out' she is after learning of Scooter's acquisition of Big Machine Records, which holds the rights to her entire catalogue up through 'Reputation'.

Madonna to Launch 'Madame X' Radio Channel on SiriusXM
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Madonna to Launch 'Madame X' Radio Channel on SiriusXM

In a statement about her new venture, the 'Medellin' hitmaker explains that the channel will help devotees to 'gain a deeper understanding of what drives her as an artist and a performer.'

Daniel Caesar Enlists Pharrell Williams and John Mayer in Surprise New Album
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Daniel Caesar Enlists Pharrell Williams and John Mayer in Surprise New Album

Released on June 28 without warning, 'Case Study 01' is a follow up to the 'Best Part' hitmaker's debut album, 'Freudian', and features a number of collaborations, including one with Brandy.