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In this photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, visitors attend a concert at the Bone Music exhibition at Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, in Moscow, Russia . The exhibition describes a unique chapter in history of Soviet culture _ bootleg music recordings made on used X-ray film . (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
AP Photos: Forbidden Soviet-era music on X-ray snapshotsAP Photos: Exhibition in Moscow presents Soviet-era forbidden music on X-ray snapshots
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FILE - In this March 20, 2009 file photo, rockabilly musician Albert "Sonny" Burgess, right, and Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe jam on guitars before a bill-signing at the Capitol in Little Rock, Ark. Burgess, who was an early pioneer of what became known as rockabilly music, died Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Little Rock. He was 88. (AP Photo/Mike Wintroath, File)
Arkansas' Silver Moon hosting tribute for rockabilly pioneerFans of rockabilly music are expected in Newport, Arkansas, this week to pay tribute to Sonny Burgess, who combined rhythm and blues, gospel and country riffs to help create a new sound more than 60 years ago
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FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2016, file photo, Billy Joel performs at Madison Square Garden in New York. Joel performed at the arena on Aug. 21, 2017, with a yellow Star of David sewn to his sport coat. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP, File)
Billy Joel dons Star of David jacket during NYC show encoreBilly Joel wore a bright yellow Star of David on his black suit during an encore at Madison Square Garden
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This image provided by New West Records shows Lilly Hiatt. Her CD "Trinity Lane," named for the street she lives on in Nashville, is out Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. (Alysse Gafkjen/New West Records via AP)
John Hiatt's daughter Lilly follows her own musical pathLilly Hiatt, daughter of singer-songwriter John Hiatt, forges her own path with confessional music _ and an Eddie Vedder obsession
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FILE - In this April 3, 2016 file photo, Taylor Swift arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards in Inglewood, Calif. Just days after going dark on social media, the pop star put out another clue Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, leading to a possible song drop on the same day as the big solar eclipse. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
A reptilian tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fansTaylor Swift, Round 2: She returns to social media with video of a reptilian tail
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FILE- In this May 4, 2012, file photo, Mystikal performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Mystikal, whose real name is Michael Lawrence Tyler, surrendered to authorities on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in Louisiana, where he faces a sexual assault charge. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Rapper Mystikal surrenders on rape charge in LouisianaThe rapper Mystikal has surrendered to authorities in Louisiana, where he faces a sexual assault charge
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FILE - In this March 20, 2009 file photo, rockabilly musician Albert "Sonny" Burgess, right, and Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe jam on guitars before a bill-signing at the Capitol in Little Rock, Ark. Burgess, who was an early pioneer of what became known as rockabilly music, died Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Little Rock. He was 88. (AP Photo/Mike Wintroath, File)
Rockabilly pioneer Sonny Burgess dies in Arkansas at 88Arkansas native Albert "Sonny" Burgess, who was an early pioneer of what became known as rockabilly music, has died
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FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2017 file photo, maestro Gustavo Dudamel of Venezuela conducts the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra during the traditional New Year's Concert at the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna, Austria. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in a televised appearance Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, said the musical director had been deceived by Venezuela’s enemies into betraying the socialist government that had for years generously supported the world-famous El Sistema musical education program. Dudamel for years toured with El Sistema ensembles and even appeared alongside Maduro in 2014 amid a wave of anti-government unrest to survey plans for a concert hall to be built in his name. But he publicly broke with the government in May after a member of El Sistema was killed in another wave of protests. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, File)
Dudamel tour of US cancelled amid feud with Venezuela govtA four-city U.S. tour by classical music maestro Gustavo Dudamel is being cancelled after President Nicolas Maduro lashed out at the Venezuela-born conductor for his criticism of the government's crackdown on protests
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FILE - This March 9, 2016, file photo shows a total solar eclipse in Belitung, Indonesia. A solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, is set to star in several special broadcasts on TV and online. PBS, ABC, NBC, NASA Television and the Science Channel are among the outlets planning extended coverage of the first solar eclipse visible across the United States in 99 years. (AP Photo/File)
Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TVMonday's solar eclipse is set to star in several special broadcasts on TV and online
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FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2017 file photo, maestro Gustavo Dudamel of Venezuela conducts the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra during the traditional New Year's Concert at the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna, Austria. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in a televised appearance Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, said the musical director had been deceived by Venezuela’s enemies into betraying the socialist government that had for years generously supported the world-famous El Sistema musical education program. Dudamel for years toured with El Sistema ensembles and even appeared alongside Maduro in 2014 amid a wave of anti-government unrest to survey plans for a concert hall to be built in his name. But he publicly broke with the government in May after a member of El Sistema was killed in another wave of protests. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, File)
Venezuelan president blasts maestro Dudamel for speaking outVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is blasting his one-time supporter and classical music maestro Gustavo Dudamel
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Rapper's bodyguard charged in Little Rock concert shootingRapper's bodyguard charged with 10 aggravated assault counts for gunfire at Little Rock concert
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In this July 13, 2017 file photo, rapper Meek Mill poses during a portrait session to promote his new album "Wins & Losses," in Atlanta. Police say the rapper Meek Mill has been arrested on a charge of reckless endangerment for riding an illegal dirt bike through New York City streets. The 30-year-old rapper was arrested late Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. His real name is Robert Rihmeek Williams.(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
Police: Rapper Meek Mill arrested for reckless dirt bikingPolice say the rapper Meek Mill has been arrested on a charge of reckless endangerment for riding an illegal dirt bike through New York City streets
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The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes StoreThis week's top selling songs and albums on Apple iTunes.
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FILE - In this June 25, 2017, file photo, R&B singer Trey Songz performs at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Songz has reached a deal with prosecutors to reduce a felony assault charge stemming from a December 2016 concert in Detroit. Songz pleaded guilty Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, to two counts of disturbing the peace in a Wayne County court in Detroit. He will serve 18 months of probation. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
Trey Songz reaches plea deal in Detroit assault caseR&B singer Trey Songz reaches a deal with prosecutors to reduce a felony assault charge stemming from Detroit concert
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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2017 file photo, Taylor Swift performs at the DIRECTV NOW Super Saturday Night Concert in Houston, Texas. A jury on Monday, Aug. 14, was expected to weigh Swift's allegation that a former radio host groped her during a meet-and-greet before a concert and whether the singer's mother and her radio liaison later set out to destroy his career. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)
Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social mediaTaylor Swift's social media streams went dark Friday and fans went nuts speculating about a sixth studio album
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