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Prince talks artists’ rights ahead of new album release

Prince talks artists' rights ahead of new album release

Ahead of releasing his two albums this week, Prince talks about artists’ rights and his backing band 3RDEYEGIRL.



Video: Snoop Dogg will play Alaska concert if voters there legalize weed

Snoop Lion Cannabis Cup

How’s this for activism: Snoop Dogg said he’ll schedule a concert in Alaska if voters there approve a ballot measure that will legalize recreational marijuana in November.



Leftover Salmon announces Bill Payne as permanent keyboard player

Leftover Salmon Thanksgiving '13

Leftover Salmon has announced that Little Feat co-founder, Bill Payne, is joining the band as a permanent fixture on keys.



Watch: Ariana Grande on “Saturday Night Live”

Watch: Ariana Grande on "Saturday Night Live"

Joined by the Weeknd, Ariana Grande kicked off “Saturday Night Live”‘s 40th season of musical guests.



New Lorde song: Listen to “Yellow Flicker Beat”

Lorde

Listen to “Yellow Flicker Beat,” the first new Lorde song since the breakout success of “Pure Heroine.”



Lykke Li: “Denver your fumes made me high”

Lykke Li: "Denver your fumes made me high"

Lykke Li tweeted a picture of herself with the text, “Denver your fumes made me high,” the day after her Ogden Theatre show.



New Thom Yorke album, “Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes” available now via BitTorrent

New Thom Yorke album, "Tomorrow's Modern Boxes" available now via BitTorrent

Happy Friday! There’s a new Thom Yorke album available now via BitTorrent.



WATCH: Wyclef Jean, Colo. candidate Mike Dunafon make a rap video about pot

WATCH: Wyclef Jean, Colo. candidate Mike Dunafon make a rap video about pot

Colorado gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunafon and Wyclef Jean have created a political hip-hop video called “The Trap.”



Listen: New Kendrick Lamar song, “i”

Cover art for the new Kendrick Lamar song, "I".

The new Kendrick Lamar song, “i,” — his first material since “Good Kid, M.A.A.D City” — is out now. Listen here.



Riot Fest sees few incidents, is welcome back to Sports Authority Field

Denver Riot Fest 2014 - Sunday

After a weekend that had few arrests, complaints or parking and traffic issues, Sports Authority Field at Mile High general manager Andy Gorchov said he would gladly welcome Riot Fest back to the venue.