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Coldplay to Present Ghost Stories Album in NBC Special

Coldplay Ghost Stories NBC Special

Coldplay will perform songs from its Ghost Stories album in an upcoming NBC special. The hour-long special will air on NBC on Sunday, May 18, a day before the new album is released.

The special is directed by Paul Dugdale and was recorded in front an 800-person audience in Los Angeles in March. The special features 360-degree imagery. The setlist for the special includes "Magic, Viva La Vida, Paradise" and "Clocks." Here is a trailer for the special:

Photo: Pete Ohs

Posted on April 23, 2014

Pharrell Williams Performs Happy on Saturday Night Live

Pharrell performs Happy on SNL

Pharrell Williams was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live. He performed two songs. Here he performs his Oscar nominated song "Happy" with back up singers and lots of teen dancers. He wore his famous green hat. Pharrell's hit song hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in late February and it is still ranked number today. Take a look:

Photo: Dana Edelson/NBC

Posted on April 10, 2014

The Saturdays Dance With Light Sticks in Not Giving Up Music Video

The Saturdays Not Giving Up cover art

The Saturdays have released the music video for their song, "Not Giving Up." The song is from the girl groups' new album, Living For The Weekend. The girls wield laser rods in the music video for the dance single. They wear similar dresses as they dance with the light sticks. The video was directed by Chris Sweeney. Take a look:

Photo: Mercury Records

Posted on February 22, 2014

Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and the Roots Perform Friday on Late Night

Jimmy Fallon moves on to The Tonight Show on February 17th and as his tenure on Late Night winds down, he is revisiting some of his greatest moments on the show. Jimmy and Stephen Colbert had a long running feud, then they were BFFs and finally the collaboration ends with this hilarious and energetic rendition of the Rebecca Black hit "Friday." The Roots and Taylor Hicks give it a special energy. We love that Colbert wore a tuxedo to give the performance a special gravitas. Take a look:

Posted on February 4, 2014

Kacey Musgraves Wins Best Country Album at 2014 Grammy Awards

Same Trailer Different Park album by Kacey Musgraves

Here is a video of Kacey Musgraves accepting the award for Best Country Album at the 2014 Grammy Awards. Kacey also won Best Country Song for "Merry Go' Round," which is on her winning album, Same Trailer Different Park. You can see a complete list of the winners here.

An astonished Kacey thanked her co-producers and the musicians that performed on the record. She also thanked her family, fans, record label and more. Take a look:

Photo: Mercury Nashville

Posted on January 26, 2014

Colbie Caillat Releases Hold On Music Video

Colbie Caillat Hold On music video

Colbie Caillat has released the music video for "Hold On," the first song from her upcoming album. The song was co-written by Ryan Tedder. Colbie can be seen lying and dancing on the beach. There are spectacular astronomical effects taking place behind her. At one point there is an enormous moon behind Colbie as she dances in the water with her companions. Take a look:

Photo: Universal Republic Records

Posted on January 18, 2014

U2 Wins Golden Globe for Best Song at 2014 Golden Globes

U2 wins Best Original Song at 2014 Golden Globes

U2 won the Golden Globe for Best Song for "Ordinary Love." The song is on the soundtrack for the film, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Coldplay and Taylor Swift were among the other nominees for the coveted Globe award.

Bono talked about Nelson Mandela in his acceptance speech. He said that Mandela was a "man who refused to hate but he thought love would do a better job." Bono also said the song was "very, very personal."

Photo: ©HFPA/Golden Globe Awards

Posted on January 14, 2014

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