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Rankin/Rollingstones.comThe Rolling Stones will be performing four concerts in November -- two in London and two in Brooklyn, New York -- a source tells Billboard.biz.
The source says the Stones will play two dates at London’s O2 Arena and two at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The source says the band will be paid $25 million dollars for the four dates. read more ≫
Vinnie Zuffante/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesJohn Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, would "probably stay right where I'm at" in prison even he were released, he told the New York State Board of Parole during an interview to determine if he should be granted parole.
Chapman was denied parole last Thursday for the seventh time. The transcript of the August 22 interview was released Wednesday. read more ≫
Facebook.com/U2Former Arkansas governor-turned conservative talk show host Mike Huckabee brought up Bono’s name during a speech at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida Wednesday night.
Huckabee told the GOP audience he’s had “the privilege of working with Bono for the past few years” on the ONE campaign to fight AIDS, hunger and disease around the world, and he called the Irish rocker a “great humanitarian.” read more ≫
Universal Music EnterprisesHad he lived, Michael Jackson would have turned 54 on Wednesday, August 29, and in honor of the late King of Pop's birthday, a new compilation of rare, early recordings by The Jackson 5 was released this week as a digital download. read more ≫