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American Music Awards 2014 photos: Lorde, One Direction, Sam Smith and more

American Music Awards 2014

One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards, including artist of the year over powerhouse acts like Beyonce and Luke Bryan, while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories.



Listen: Two new Beyonce songs, “7/11″ and “Ring Off”

MTV VMAs 2014

Listen to the two surprise new Beyonce songs, “7/11″ and “Ring Off” here.



Nathaniel Rateliff to release EP + full length with the Night Sweats, tour with Gregory Alan Isakov

Denver singer-songwriter Nathaniel Rateliff is poised for a busy 2015. (Provided by Sacks and Co.)

Nathaniel Rateliff to release EP + full length with the Night Sweats



Bono’s bike injuries are worse than originally revealed

U2 360 Tour @ Invesco Field

On Sunday, reports surfaced that Bono had injured his arm in a cycling accident in New York City, but today, Rolling Stone reports that the injuries are worse than originally revealed.



Watch Jimmy Fallon and the Roots fill in for U2, perform “Desire” on “The Tonight Show”

Watch Jimmy Fallon and the Roots fill in for U2, perform "Desire" on "The Tonight Show"

Who needs Bono and U2? Not Jimmy Fallon and the Roots, that’s for sure.



Bette Midler announces Pepsi Center show, full tour behind new album

The Divine Miss M will make Denver part of her first national tour in a decade. (Provided by

The Divine Miss M is coming to Denver as part of her 2015 North American tour.



Marilyn Manson to play Denver’s Fillmore Auditorium

Marilyn Manson performs during a tour stop in Denver June 3, 2013 at Red Rocks. (Photo By John Leyba/The Denver Post)

Marilyn Manson will bring a past generation of goth rock back to Colorado next year.



New J. Cole album, “2014 Forest Hills Drive,” due out this year

Drake w/ Waka Flocka Flame & J. Cole @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre 5/13/12

J. Cole has announced that his new album, “2014 Forest Hills Drive,” is due out later this year.



Watch: Kendrick Lamar on “Saturday Night Live”

Watch: Kendrick Lamar on "Saturday Night Live"

His new album has no date and no name, yet Kendrick Lamar made his second appearance on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend.



WATCH: Waka Flocka Flame hires a blunt roller

WATCH: Waka Flocka Flame hires a blunt roller

Remember when rapper Waka Flocka Flame announced that he was going to hire a blunt roller for a $50,000/year salary?