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Taylor Swift Aims For Pop's Throne

Erstwhile country singer Taylor Swift has a new sound and a new goal: to be the world's biggest pop star, with all the attention and provocation that comes with the job.

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Sinead O'Connor's new album, I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss, comes out Aug. 12. Donal Moloney/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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East Nashville Rocks

Four stories of rock and roll musicians making a home — and a scene — in a buzzing neighborhood just across the Cumberland River from the palaces of country music.

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