October 22, 2014

Bono, Don't Apologize

It was perhaps the epitome of the phrase "First World Problems" - U2 uploaded its new album Songs of Innocence into everyone's iTunes library and a small, vocal minority freaked the eff out.

Kardinal Offishall's Secret To Changing The World Starts With You

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Oh Susanna Battles Back From Breast Cancer With Chemo-Delayed Album

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Alecia Moore's New Project Was Like A 'Relaxing Vacation' From P!nk

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Singer Charice Reveals The Painful Aftermath Of Her Father's Murder -- And Why She Now Feels Free

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Macy Gray On Her Drug Use And Reaction To Fame: 'I Was A Massive A**hole'

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WATCH: Taylor Swift Puts 'Sexist' Critics On Blast

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Sleater-Kinney Is Back With A Brand New Album

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Bieber 'Scolded' For Behaviour At Vatican During $30,000 Private Tour

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Official Commits Suicide In Wake Of Korean Concert Tragedy

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Bono Has A Very Good Reason For Wearing Those Glasses

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Iggy Finally Gets An Apology From Snoop Dogg

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16 Dead After Fans Plunge Down Ventilation Shaft At K-Pop Concert

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Bif Naked Surviving On $3 A Day For Food To Protest Welfare Rates

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Mick Fleetwood Says Fleetwood Mac Tour is Only The Beginning

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Madonna Channels Miley, But Back Before She Was Born #TBT

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Music Stars, They're Just Like Us -- Except Their Insane Homes

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Bob Geldof Blames Himself For Daughter's Heroin Overdose

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Charice Doesn't Look Like This Anymore

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One Of The World's Biggest Music Fests Banned Selling Headdresses

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Neil Young Blasts Obama Over Fracking, Suggests Impeachment

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Erykah Badu Made $3.60 Singing In Times Square

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► What's Joe Jonas' Advice To Change The World?

Joe Jonas We Day 2014 Video
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Chad Kroeger: Your Hate Only Makes Nickelback Stronger

Chad Kroeger
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Bono Sorry For Free U2 Album, Blames 'A Drop of Megalomania'

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Foo Fighters Recruit Heart Members To Perform 'Kick It Out'

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Deadmau5 To Marineland: 'Lose The F***ing Animals'

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Alicia Keys Holds Protest For Lost Nigerian Schoolgirls

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Did U2's Free Album 'Spam' Hurt The Music Industry?

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Kesha Files Lawsuit Against Dr. Luke For Sexual Assault And Battery

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Chris Brown Calls Ebola 'A Form Of Population Control'

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'Thoughtless' Tweet Outrages Charity Workers

Stars Just Wants To Make 'Stupid Profound Pop Music'

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The Ending Of Childish Gambino's 'Telegraph Ave' Video Is Crazy

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Kendrick Lamar Releases 'i' Lyric Video

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Sinead Walks Back Claim To Dish 'Sexual Dirt On Everyone I've Ever Slept With'

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Spotify Wants To Canadify Your Music Streaming


Rapper Arrested At Atlanta Airport

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Dan Mangan Finds 'Happiness' Making Music For Movies

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The Bands You Love Totally Hated Each Other

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Meet Your Super Bowl Halftime Singer (Probably)

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Jessie J Is A Feminist & She Actually Understands What That Means

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Sorry, Adele's New Album Isn't Coming Out This Year

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Tanya Tagaq: I Was Racially, Sexually Harassed In Winnipeg

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WATCH: Alfonso Ribeiro Has Been A Dancing Star Since 1983

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Paula Patton Is Divorcing Robin Thicke

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15 Of Your Favourite Album Covers, Animated

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► Lights' Advice To Make The World A Brighter Place

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Watch Lorde, Elton John & 25 Other Artists Sing A Beach Boys Classic

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BNL Singer On How To Change The World

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Crystal Castles Shatter Into Two Pieces

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Celebrate The New NHL Season With The 15 Greatest Hockey Songs

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LOL-Worthy Video Skewers Air Canada's Absurd Luggage Rules

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40 Years Later, Fleetwood Mac Is Still Touring. Let Them Tell You Why

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Crowdfunding Campaign To STOP Nickelback From Playing London

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'What's Wrong With Nickelback? Go Listen To Them'

The Airport Lip Dub Guy Just Did Another Celine Dion Video

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A Cocktail Made For Grace Jones Costs $16,000

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Infamously Ignored Violinist Joshua Bell Returns To Ovation

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Chicago Homeless Rapper Signed After Subway Video Goes Viral

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Judas Priest's Gay Singer On Playing Russia: 'I'm The Rainbow Flag Of Metal'

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Courtney Love Is An Opera Singer Now

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Nick Carter And Jordan Knight Talk Bromance, Struggles, Shirtlessness

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Bif Naked Joins Welfare Challenge: '$3 A Day For Food, Let That Marinate'

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Maroon 5 Tried To Make Stalking Look Sexy. It Was Awful.

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Fiona Apple Has A Dark New Song

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Arkells' Max Kerman And The Cons' Bry Webb Talk Podcasts

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Sad Songs: Our Readers Pick The Tunes That Make Them Cry

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These Photos Will Make You Pine For Cassette Tapes

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Streisand Posing With Pretty Much Every Famous Person Ever

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Sexy Deadmau5 Costume Is Everything That's Wrong With Halloween

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Toronto's El Mo Closing, Joins These 10 Other Legendary Lost Clubs

All The Albums You'll Be Excited About This Fall

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These Music Celeb Halloween Costumes Are Rocking Our World

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20 Reasons Why Dave Grohl Is The Coolest Dude In Music

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Revenge Of The Music Nerds

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Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello Wrote A Fergson Protest Song

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How Julian Casablancas Reinvented Himself

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WATCH: An Intimate Look At This Transgender Punk Rocker's Life

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Ebola: Pop Music A Surprising Weapon Against Killer Virus

Public Health Advocates Play Music To Attract Peop
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Tanya Tagaq: Being An Aboriginal Woman Is Like Being Scared At A Horror Movie. All The Time

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Arab Musician Rejects Israel Boycott Despite Mossad Killing His Brother By Mistake

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Caribou's Dan Snaith On EDM: 'It's Just Not Relevant To Me'

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15 Must-Listen Songs For Fall

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WATCH: Cover Songs Are The New Originals

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Drake's Had More Hits Than The Beatles

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Leonard Cohen, 80, And Tony Bennett, 88, Top Album Charts

Leonard Cohen
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Bry Webb On Fatherhood, Feist And Fronting The Constantines (Again)

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Chromeo On Why They've Succeeded And U2 Failed

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'You Can't Fool People In Terms Of Quality Of The Music'

If You Think Bieber Fans Must Have Some Sort of Virus, Well...

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CanCon Music Icons, Then And Now (Part 1)


Tanya Tagaq: 'My Daughters Are 4 Times More Likely To Be Murdered Than Your Daughters'

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Female Rocker Blasts J.Lo & Iggy Azalea's 'Booty' Video

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Leonard Cohen On New Album And Smoking Again Now That He's 80

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►This Girl Made The 'Anaconda' Video We Want To See Over And Over

Taylor Hatala Anaconda

'80s Rock Stars, Then And Now

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Most Ridiculous Music Merch Ever

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21 Most Epic Sad Songs Of All-Time

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11 Artists You Need To Know For The Rest Of 2014

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Here Are The Fall's Biggest Album Releases

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Myth-Busting Music's Greatest Urban Legends

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From Sudanese Child Soldier To Rapper To Reese Witherspoon Co-Star

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Kevin Costner Was Neil Young's Janitor On 'Human Highway' Film Set

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Jane Levy On 'Bang Bang Baby,' Toronto Winter And Being A 'Sexpot Vixen'

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Tanya Tagaq: 'My Daughters Are Four Times More Likely To Be Murdered Than Your Daughters'

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How Death From Above 1979 Came Back To Life By Killing Nostalgia

Spirit Of The West Singer John Mann Diagnosed With Alzheimer's

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Rogers Waters' 'The Wall' TIFF Premiere Attracts Fans, Protestors

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Before They Were Famous, These Music Stars Had Really Crappy Jobs


Singers Who Got Bigger And Better Without Their Old Bands


Most Ridiculous Musician Arrests Ever


20 Celebs Who Shouldn't Sing

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C'mon Get Happy! Pharrell Made These 25 Other Songs You Love, Too!


Canadian Couple Photograph The Greatest Anti-Rock Stars In History

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Behold! History's Most Epic Concert Moments

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15 Coolest Kid Musicians And DJs To Make You Rue Your Wasted Youth

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11 Super Weird Things You Didn't Know About The Beatles

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27 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014's Second Half

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50 Worst! Canadian Songs! Ever!


70s Musicians Then And Now

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Best Songs Of 2014 (So Far)

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(So Far)

25 Best 'Weird Al' Songs Ever

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21 Most Offensive Music Videos Ever (NSFW, Obvs)

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Remembering MuchMusic's VJs: Then And Now


Wait, They Dated?!? Music's Oddest Couples

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Bad Albums That Good Artists Should Never Have Made

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Best Indie Albums Of 2014 (So Far)

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It's A Family Affair: Top 20 Multigenerational Family Bands

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40 Hottest Female Musicians Over 40


In Defence Of The Songs You Hate

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100 Greatest Canadian Songs Ever!

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Music Auctions Gone Wild: Bob Dylan's Lyrics, Lennon's Car, Elvis' Hair

Musical Menu Items From The Yolko Ono To I Am Pasta Fierce

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12 Bands We Want To See Reunite Already

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25 Movie Songs So Bad You'll Wish Films Were Still Silent

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WATCH: 17 Most Cringe-Worthy Concert Moments In Music History

80s Pop Stars: Where Are They Now?

WATCH: Music Videos From Beyond The Grave

25 Best Movie Songs Ever (23 Of Which Aren't 'Happy' Or 'Let It Go')