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Kanye West unleashes Twitter tirade against Wiz Khalifa

West hit back at the Pittsburgh rapper after he criticised his album title

Vampire Weekend, Killer Mike to perform at Bernie Sanders rally

The New York band’s frontman will also be joined by Dirty Projector’s Dave Longstreth

Bono shares eulogy for David Bowie: “He is my idea of a rock star”

The U2 frontman pays tribute to the late musician

TLC comeback album to feature ‘old soul music’, executive producer reveals

The Atlanta group launched a Kickstarter last year to fund their fifth album

Matt Damon says Academy has ‘long, long way to go’ before fixing diversity problem

The actor urged Hollywood to do more to correct the disparity

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett recalls ‘weird, beautiful, unexpected’ tour bus ride with David Bowie

The guitarist recounted a chance meeting with the late musician

Wiley names ‘Boy In Da Corner’ greatest grime album in candid interview – watch

The godfather of grime also revealed why he didn’t turn up to the video shoot for ‘Wearing My Rolex’

Danny Brown hints that new album is on the way

The Detroit rapper also revealed his favourite records of 2015

DJ Khaled was a principal for a day at a Miami school

The city also declared today (January 20) DJ Khaled Day

Eagles of Death Metal give free tickets to Bataclan survivors

The band are returning to Paris to complete their tour

Pet Shop Boys announce new album ‘Super’

The famed electro-pop duo are back

Iggy Azalea claims her label won’t pay for ‘Azillion’ music video

The rapper says that EMI felt response to her single “wasn’t good enough”

Will Smith to boycott 2016 Oscars

Smith joins his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, in deciding to not attend next month's ceremony.

New York declares January 20 as David Bowie Day

The city has dedicated a day to the late musician

Apple launches new Music Memos app aimed at musicians

The app has a number of features intended to aid musicians in drafting songs

RZA confirms that Ol’ Dirty Bastard biopic is in the works

"I just saw a 12-minute teaser... shot about a year ago and it felt pretty fucking cool," the Wu-Tang Clan producer revealed.

Adele’s ‘Hello’ is the fastest video to hit 1 billion views on Vevo

The singer sets a new record with the first single from ’25’

Foals cover Mark Ronson’s ‘Daffodils’ – watch

The five-piece also performed 'Mountain at my Gates'

Musicians pay tribute to hip hop ‘forefather’ Blowfly

Flying Lotus, DJ Premier and Flea among those paying respects to influential comedy rapper

Clarence Reid, AKA Blowfly, has passed away

The influential comedy rapper is reported to have died after a battle with liver cancer