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Music from Princess Diana’s faves Elton, Diana, Lionel & Celine on display in Buckingham Palace this summer

TOLGA AKMEN/AFP/Getty ImagesElton John, Rod Stewart, Celine Dion and Diana Ross will all be playing the Palace this summer: Buckingham Palace, that is. Their music is part of a special commemorative exhibit paying tribute to the late Princess Diana. According to the Times of London, the exhibit is located in the Music Room, one of the State Rooms you can …

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David Gilmour’s “Live at Pompeii” concert film out on DVD in late September

Columbia RecordsWith the new concert film documenting David Gilmour‘s historic July 2016 performances in Pompeii, Italy, getting one-night-only theatrical screenings on September 13, comes word that the flick will be released as a home video in multiple formats and configurations on September 29. David Gilmour — Live at Pompeii will be available as a two-DVD set, a single Blu-ray disc, …

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Judge keeps Madonna’s personal items off the auction block until September

Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCMadonna‘s panties are still safe — for now. On Thursday, two days after the New York Supreme Court stopped an auction house from selling off some of Madonna’s personal possessions, a judge ruled that the Court’s temporary restraining order will stand until the next court date, September 6. The judge wants more details and plans to …

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Quincy Jones testifies in lawsuit against Michael Jackson estate

Quincy Jones with Michael Jackson at the 1994 Grammy Awards (Chris Walter/WireImage)Quincy Jones took the stand Thursday in Los Angeles in his lawsuit against the Michael Jackson estate, and he made it clear straight away that he’s not taking legal action against the King of Pop. “I’m not suing Michael,” Jones said as he looked at the attorney for the …

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Ex-Foreigner members Lou Gramm, Ian McDonald and Al Greenwood reunite with band at New York show

Karsten Staiger/MeinFotolandWhen Foreigner announced plans for their 40th anniversary tour, the band promised some of its original members would be making guest appearances at select shows during the trek. The veteran rockers made good on that promise Thursday night in Wantagh, New York, when founding Foreigner singer Lou Gramm, multi-instrumentalist Ian McDonald and keyboardist Al Greenwood joined the group’s current …

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Don Henley’s 70th birthday concert this Saturday reportedly will feature Eagles members, Stevie Nicks

Credit: Danny ClinchDon Henley turns 70 on Saturday, and the Eagles co-founder will celebrate his milestone birthday in a big way…with a star-studded concert at American Airlines Center in Dallas. While no official lineup announcement has been made, D magazine reports that among the well-known musicians who will join Henley at the show are his longtime Eagles band mates Joe …

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Ex-Three Dog Night singer Chuck Negron releases video for reflective new song “I’m on Fire”

Courtesy of 117 Entertainment GroupEx-Three Dog Night singer Chuck Negron has debuted a video for “I’m on Fire,” a song from his recently released album Negron Generations. The song reflects on his past struggles with drug addiction and his path to sobriety and spiritual enlightenment. You can watch the clip now at Negron’s official YouTube channel. The video features archival …

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Bon “Appetite”! Guns N’ Roses’ classic debut album, “Appetite for Destruction,” turns 30 today

Geffen RecordsGuns N’ Roses debut album, Appetite for Destruction, was released 30 years ago today. The record, which featured three hit singles — “Welcome to the Jungle,” “Paradise City” and the chart-topping “Sweet Child o’ Mine” — has sold more than 18 million copies in the U.S., making it the best-selling debut album of all time. Though it was released …

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Will “Kingsman” star play Elton John in “Rocketman” biopic?

ABC/Randy HolmesFor several years now, actor Tom Hardy has been attached to the Elton John biopic Rocketman, in which he was expected to star. But if a new report is to be believed, Hardy’s out, and a completely different actor will be portraying the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer in the film. The British tabloid The Daily Mail claims …

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“Detroit” film soundtrack features Marvin Gaye, Martha & the Vandellas & more

Motown RecordsA new movie called Detroit, directed by Oscar-winner Kathryn Bigelow and centering around the riots that took place in the Motor City over the course of five summer days in 1967, will hit theaters on August 4. Of course, the film’s soundtrack is being released by Motown Records. The soundtrack, which will be released this month, features a number …

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