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R. Kelly Has Been Dropped By RCA Records, 'Billboard' Reports

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"They're still love songs. They're still melodically driven," Sharon Van Etten says. "I just feel like I sing with a different kind of force." Ryan Pfluger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'A Different Kind Of Force': Sharon Van Etten Takes Her Sound In New Directions

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Travis Scott performs in Austin, Texas, in October 2018. Scott is set to perform at the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show. Suzanne Cordeiro/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Even With Rappers Set To Perform, Super Bowl's Halftime Show Remains Tone-Deaf

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Last December, IC3PEAK's Nikolai Kostylev (left) and Anastasiya Kreslina (right) arrived in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk to give a concert, only to be detained by the police. Lucian Kim/NPR hide caption

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Young Russian Musicians Struggle Under Government Scrutiny

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Protesters in the #MuteRKelly movement gather outside the Sony offices in New York City. Vanessa Ross/Colors of Change hide caption

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The #MuteRKelly Movement Takes Its Protest To The Steps Of His Record Label

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Hundreds of singers joined MILCK and the Canadian choral group Choir! Choir! Choir! to perform "Quiet" at Toronto's Phoenix Concert Theatre in early 2017. Andrew Williamson/Courtesy of Choir! Choir! Choir! hide caption

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A Song Called 'Quiet' Struck A Chord With Women. Two Years Later, It's Still Ringing

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Namibian-German artist Max Siedentopf installed Toto Forever late last December while back home with his family in Namibia. Max Siedentopf/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Deerhunter's Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared? comes out Jan. 18. 4AD/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Deerhunter's Bradford Cox On Making Music In Trying Times: 'I'm Just Screaming Out Loud'

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Fyre Festival Documentary Shows 'Perception And Reality' Of Infamous Concert Flop

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"These songs, they just kind of pop up in my head and I feel like I have to write them down," Mike Posner says. Meredith Truax/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Beginnings Always Hide Themselves In The End': Mike Posner On Grieving And Growth

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R. Kelly attends a show at New York Fashion Week in July 2015. Through years of sex misconduct accusations, he has denied committing any wrongdoing. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption

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The exterior of Casa Verdi, founded by famed Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi in the late 1890s. Diego Rinaldi/Courtesy of Casa di riposo per musicisti, Fondazione Giuseppe Verdi hide caption

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For Opera Singers, Life After Retirement — At Least At One Very Special Rest Home

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Decades after their original run in 1960s San Francisco, the members of Ace of Cups have finally released their first album. Rachel Wright/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ace Of Cups Gets A First Chance At An Overdue Debut

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