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West disses Swift in song video

Kanye West and Taylor Swift are reportedly feuding once again.

"I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex, I made that b*tch famous" West raps.

OK Go's new video scales new heights

OK Go filmed their latest music clip in zero gravity.

OK Go fly high with their latest music video, filmed aboard a plane travelling at zero gravity.

Barry Manilow rushed to hospital

Barry Manilow performs during his "One Last Time! Tour" at Staples Center in Los Angeles in April last year.

The 72-year-old singer had undergone "emergency oral surgery" on Monday night.

Big weekend ahead

Cornerstone Restaurant and Bar owner Ryan McQuillan, left, Scotch Bar owner Dan Gillett and Yard Bar and Bistro owner Joe Johnstone are throwing a street party at Bythell Place on Saturday.

The biggest party in Marlborough is not a standalone event, with plenty of other activities on offer

Lisa Crawley's new single

Kiwi musician Lisa Crawley.

Watch the premiere of Lisa Crawley's new single, exclusively on Stuff.

Goebel choreographs teen's vid video

18-year-old Sam Verlinden couldn't believe he'd been given the chance to work alongside Parris Goebel.

An 18-year-old Kiwi student releases debut music video choreographed by Parris Goebel.

Hozier supports Kiwi charity

Hozier is donating proceeds from his latest single to a New Zealand charity against domestic violence.

Take Me to Church singer turns his attention to domestic violence in New Zealand.

Kanye wows with new album

Entertainer Kanye West.

Kanye West debuts his new album, The Life of Pablo, at Yeezy fashion line launch.

Dedicated to the one I love

Justin Bieber made Spotify's list of top love songs.

Amp up the romance, Spotify's offering a new service for Valentines Day.

Inside Jimi Hendrix's flat

Jimi Hendrix with Kathy Etchingham in 1969.

The guitar legend's London flat is restored to just the way he had it.

Six vie for Southland entertainer award gallery

Shannon Cooper-Garland

Six of Southland's best performers vie to be Southland Entertainer of the Year.

Rebel trumpeter prepares for spectacular Tattoo

Royal New Zealand Air Force Band lead trumpeter Lex French is excited about performing in next week's Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Wellington.

Versatile trumpeter Lex French will segue from jazz to a full military tattoo during the next week

Grammy win for NZSO?

NZSO section principal flautist Bridget Douglas.

Will the NZ Symphony Orchestra join the likes of Lorde, Flight of the Conchords and Dame Kiri?

Prince demand crashes site

Legions of Kiwi Prince fans have missed out on tickets his show on February 24.

At 12pm tickets to Prince's one-off Auckland show went on sale - but by 12:01pm, punters were flat out of luck.

Crowd funds Brazier's last album

Graham Brazier, pics taken during his last ever interview.

A campaign has been launched to fund and release the secret Graham Brazier solo album he was working when he died.

David Bowie's son to be a dad

David Bowie.

David Bowie's son Duncan Jones has announced he is to be a father for the first time.

Grammys to honour Glenn Frey

Recording artist Glenn Frey will be honoured at the Grammys.

The Eagles' front man's life will be celebrated on the music world's biggest night.

Beyonce gets political with Formation

Beyonce in the Formation video.

Folks are not impressed by Queen Bey's so-called "anti-police" video.

Blenheim chef on culinary pavilion

Arbour Restaurant owners Lizz Buttimore, left, and Bradley Hornby who will be cooking a pork dish at the Marlborough Wine and Food Festival.

"It's cool for us, being a little restaurant up the road."

Gifted musician complex, talented, then reclusive

The Tin Syndrome in 1983.

Peter Robinson was a musician with a rare gift who became a recluse in later life.

Arrowsmith's travels earn Tui award

Holly Arrowsmith, originally of Arrowtown,  performs at Earnslaw Park.

Holly Arrowsmith has come a long way since a chance meeting with a guitar six years ago.

'Happy Birthday' copyright nearly settled

One of the world's most recognisable songs could bge in the public domain following a complicated lawsuit.

"Happy Birthday to you." End of dispute over song means everyone can sing it.

Fat Freddy's Drop grant dying mum's wish for private gig

The band performed three songs for Charlie Nicholson and her family during an intimate showcase via Skype.

Kiwi band Fat Freddy's Drop granted a dying mother's final wish, with an intimate showcase.

All lit up for Eclipse band

Pink Floyd fans are in for treat at the Eclipse band's Time Tour show, Stonehenge Aotearoa near Carterton on 20 February. More than 3000 concert goers turned out for the 2014 gig (pictured).

Pink Floyd tribute band returning to Stonehenge in Carterton.

Sex, drugs and Mick Jagger

James Jagger as Kip Stevens, founder and lead singer of The Nasty Bits, a raw rock band formed in New York City, continually at odds with corporate record industry..

The legendary singer's latest project - HBO's new series, Vinyl - is a stroll down memory lane for him.

DMX out of hospital

DMX performs onstage at the 2015 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival.

The rapper was found unconscious in a parking lot and it could be asthma to blame.

Beyonce jolts Red Lobster sales

Beyonce performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show at Levi's Stadium on February 7, 2016.

Seafood chain feeling the "Beyonce Bounce" after mention in star's song.

Bringing his banjo to Marlborough

Dan Walsh is coming to Marlborough later this month.

Dan Walsh is touring New Zealand and attended the Auckland Folk Festival earlier this month.

More young performers at Auckland Folk Festival in Kumeu

Jack Bramah and son Ollie Bramah from the North Shore have folk music in the blood.

An impressive number of young people performing at this year's Auckland Folk Festival bodes well for the future.

Eagles of Death Metal play for Kiwis

Jesse Hughes and Josh Homme of the band Eagles Of Death Metal, which is heading to New Zealand.

The band, which was targeted during the Paris attacks, focus on the music as tour announced.

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