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Vince Gill performs during the funeral service for Charlie Daniels at World Outreach Church in Murfreesboro, Tenn., Friday, July 10, 2020. The Country Music Hall of Famer died Monday due to a hemorrhagic stroke. (Larry McCormack/The Tennessean via AP)
Country stars talk of Charlie Daniels' faith at funeralFriends of the late country star Charlie Daniels reflected on his faith and his patriotism as well as his musical legacy at his funeral service
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FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2014 file photo, singer Bob Geldof arrives at a music studio to record his segment of the new Band Aid 30 charity single in London. Geldof's Live Aid concerts have raised millions. Those shows included performances by Queen, U2, Led Zeppelin and Madonna. He has hosted Live 8 concerts and convinced industrialized nations to pledge an increase in aid to Africa by $25 billion. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP, File)
35 years after Live Aid, Bob Geldof assesses personal tollThe legendary Live Aid concerts 35 years ago did a lot of good — helping reduce African famine and putting a spotlight on the world’s poorest nations
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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2007 file photo, the Dixie Chicks, Emily Robison, left, Natalie Maines, center, and Martie Maguire arrive for the 49th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. The Grammy-winning country group, who recently changed their name to The Chicks, have a new album "Gaslighter" out July 17, 2020. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)
How The Chicks dropped the word 'Dixie' from their nameThe decision to drop “Dixie” didn't happen overnight for The Chicks
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This combination photo shows, from left, Annie Clark of St. Vincent, Jack Antonoff and Justin Tranter, who have collaborated with The Chicks on their new album "Gaslighter." Clark performed on electric guitar on "Texas Man," “Gaslighter” was recorded and co-written with Antonoff and songwriter Tranter helped The Chicks co-write some of the album's most raw, vulnerable break up songs, including “Sleep At Night." (AP Photo)
With new name and album, The Chicks' voices ring loud againBreaking their ties with Dixie, The Chicks step into a new chapter with first new music in 14 years
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This aerial photo taken from video provided by Fox11 News KTTV-TV shows the Hollywood Hills home, center, where Pop Smoke, 20, was shot and killed early Feb. 19, 2020, in Los Angeles. Authorities say three men and two juveniles have been arrested in connection with the home-invasion death of the rising rapper. (Fox11 News KTTV-TV via AP)
Police: Pop Smoke's social media led killers to LA homeAuthorities believe rising rapper Pop Smoke was shot and killed during a Los Angeles home-invasion robbery in February after his social media posts led five suspects to the house he was renting
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FILE - Singer Charlie Daniels performs in Nashville, Tenn., on May 7, 1992. Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia” has died at age 83. A statement from his publicist said the Country Music Hall of Famer died Monday due to a hemorrhagic stroke. (AP Photo)
Country musician Charlie Daniels honored at memorial serviceCountry Music Hall of Fame musician Charlie Daniels received military honors at a memorial service in Tennessee on Wednesday
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Rare Cannonball Adderley 1966 Seattle concerts going digitalA rare collection of previously unissued recordings by legendary jazz saxophonist Cannonball Adderley is becoming more accessible thanks to two small jazz labels
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FILE - In this March 25, 2016 file photo, Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger performs in Havana, Cuba. The Rolling Stones are releasing a new version of their 1973 album “Goats Head Soup” with three unheard tracks. One of the new tracks is called “Scarlet” and features Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page. The album coming out on Sept. 4, 2020 will have a four-disc CD and vinyl box set edition with ten bonus tracks. The Stones also released a video for one of the unheard songs, called “Criss Cross.” (AP Photo/Enric Marti, File)
Rolling Stones to release unheard tracks from 1973 albumThe Rolling Stones are releasing a new version of their 1973 album “Goats Head Soup” with three unheard tracks
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Jerseys to honor the victims of COVID-19 are placed in the stands during the Serie A soccer match between AC Milan and Roma, at the San Siro Stadium in Milan, Sunday, June 28, 2020. It was Milan's first home match since the lockdown and the team put up a huge banner along one side of the empty San Siro stadium that read "Together Forever," dedicated to coronavirus victims. The Lombardy region of which Milan is the capital was the hardest hit area in Italy with more than 16,000 deaths. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
Milan turns to Jay-Z's Roc Nation, Liverpool to revive gloryAC Milan has decided returning to the pinnacle of football requires a new approach as its prepares to complete a ninth Serie A campaign without winning the Scudetto
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FILE - Skip Marley performs at Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. on April 13, 2018, from left, Stephen Marley performs during the "Catch A Fire Tour 2015" stop in Huntington, N.Y. on Sept. 1, 2015 and Cedella Marley speaks at the Marley Brunch with Marley Family Members in West Hollywood, Calif. on Jan. 24, 2020. The family of reggae legend Bob Marley are covering his song “One Love” to raise money for coronavirus relief efforts. (AP Photo)
Family re-imagines Bob Marley classic for COVID-19 reliefBob Marley’s Grammy-winning children and chart-topping grandson have re-imagined one of his biggest hits to assist children affected by the coronavirus pandemic
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FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2018 file photo, Dave Haywood, from left, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley, of Lady A, formerly Lady Antebellum, arrive at the 52nd annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tenn. The Grammy-winning country group, which dropped the word "Antebellum" from their name because of the word's ties to slavery, has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has used the stage name for years. The vocal group filed the lawsuit on Wednesday in federal court in Nashville after negotiations with Anita White broke down in recent weeks. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Country band Lady A files suit against singer with same nameGrammy-winning country group Lady A has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has been performing as Lady A as well
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FILE - President Donald Trump, left, meets with rapper Kanye West, seated second from right, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Oct. 11, 2018. West says he is no longer a Trump supporter. The rapper, who once praised Trump, tells Forbes in a story published Wednesday that he is “taking the red hat off” — a reference to Trump’s trademark red “Make America Great Again” cap. West also insisted that his weekend announcement that he’s running for President was not a stunt to drum up interest in an upcoming album.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Kanye West breaks with Trump, claims 2020 run is not a stuntKanye West says he is no longer a Trump supporter
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