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For some listeners in his native Ireland, Conor O'Brien's new album as Villagers has become a soundtrack for the country's referendum on marriage equality. Andrew Whitton/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Rise Of Songwriter Conor O'Brien, An Accidental Advocate

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The British rock group Deep Purple in 1969. Eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame since 1993, the group behind "Smoke On The Water" has been nominated for the third time. John Minihan/Getty Images hide caption

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Drake's dance moves in the new "Hotline Bling" video read like an invitation: "GIF me, please." Apple Music hide caption

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Rapping Less And Making GIFs More: The Week In 'Hotline Bling'

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'Big Pimpin' Is No Longer Big Litigatin': Suit Against Jay Z Dismissed

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What Happens When The Price Of Free Goes Up? YouTube Is About To Find Out

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"When I was in New York, I wanted to hang out with all these amazing musicians that I really admired," says nightclub D-22 owner Michael Pettis. "But I wasn't cool enough. So I figured, well, if I create a club and they all play there, then I get to hang out with them." Nelson Ching/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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As China Cracks Down On Cultural Fringe, Indie Rock Finds A Home In Beijing

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Fan Returns Items Stolen From Patti Smith Over 30 Years Ago

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At 84, Award-Winning Actress Rita Moreno Tries New Projects

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Harry Nilsson at the piano in 1972. Stan Meagher/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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'This Is Our Guy': Musicians Rally For Harry Nilsson, An Icon Who Dodged Fame

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David Gilmour (left) and Polly Samson, who have been married since 1994 and have collaborated on songs for albums by Gilmour and Pink Floyd. Kevin Westenberg/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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