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The Who Tribute Album to Feature Iggy Pop, Members of The Kinks, Cream and Others

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Not many acts can boast having household names covering their work – and fewer still can boast these covers ever seeing the light of day outside of concert intervals and guitar warm-ups. But that is exactly what has happened to The Who today, with news that members of Judas Priest, Def Leppard, King Crimson, Cream and The [...]

Patti Smith Writes Tribute to Amy Winehouse

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Icon of punk Patti Smith has revealed that she has written a song about the late singer, Amy Winehouse. Based on a poem about Winehouse written after her death last July, Smith has confirmed that the song will appear on her forthcoming album – due for release this year. Speaking to Uncut, Smith stated: “We [...]

I’ll Still Smile: The Story of Eyedea

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As of October 16, it will have been one year since the passing of Micheal Larsen (aka Eyedea), the rapping portion of hip hop duo Eyedea & Abilities. A member of the iconic Rhymesayers Entertainment label, he was an instrumental figurehead in the underground rap movement throughout the early 2000s. His death came as a [...]

Listen to Young Sir’s Tribute to Troy Davis

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Ever heard of Young Sir? Well the rapper has recorded what he calls a “tribute” to Troy Davis. Davis was the death-row inmate executed last month in Georgia for the 1991 murder of a off-duty Savannah police officer. Davis made headlines worldwide after numerous appeals failed to save his life. Check out the track below [...]

Video: Lady Gaga pays tribute to 14-year-old who committed suicide after bullying

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Lady Gaga pays tribute to Jamey Rodemeyer, the 14-year old boy who committed suicide after ongoing bullying.

Video: Sublime With Rome Singer Covers ‘Rehab’ as Tribute to Amy Winehouse

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Since this weekend’s sudden passing of singer Amy Winehouse fans and artist alike have  flooded the internet with farewell messages and tributes to a truly talented artist. Sublime with Rome frontman Rome Ramirez was so touched that he recorded his own rendition of ‘Rehab’ in her honor.  He included this statement with the video on [...]

Video: U2 Pays Tribute to Amy Winehouse

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U2 paid tribute to Amy Winehouse during their show at Minneapolis’s TCF Stadium on Saturday (July 23). Before performing ‘Stuck In A Moment You Can’t Get Out Of’ Bono said, “We wrote this next song for Michael Hutchence, but you will understand tonight if we play it for Amy Winehouse.” Check out the video below.

Anthrax’s New Album To Feature Tribute to Judas Priest

Thrash legends Anthrax’s long-awaited studio album “Worship Music” will feature a song tribute to genre pioneers Judas Priest.