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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top alt tracks

LISTEN: This week's top alternative tracks, according to the latest Billboard charts.

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

Michael Jackson’s hometown plans three-day birthday bash

The King of Pop's boyhood home of Gary, Indiana will celebrate this weekend with the Michael Jackson Tribute Festival of the Arts.

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Weezer star’s life to be turned into TV comedy

The series will follow the fortunes of a 30-something rock star who walks away from the spotlight.

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Martin Scorsese to helm Ramones documentary

Multiple projects, including a film will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic punk band's debut album.

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Fall Out Boy to open Labor Day MDA telethon

The band will kick off the annual Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon this weekend.

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Neil Young files for divorce

The rocker is ending his 36-year marriage.

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You can buy a never-before-seen Beatles pic for $150

Rare photographs of a 1964 concert will go on sale next month.

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Jack White vows to keep performing after ankle injury

The rocker sprained his ankle while on stage in California, but powered through the show.

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Musicians blast NFL’s ‘pay to play’ Super Bowl plan

Managers for Metallica and John Legend are among the artists who say that halftime is not for sale.

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Marky Ramone joins Arcade Fire for Ramones cover

The punk music icon joined the rockers on stage to cover hits including "I Wanna Be Sedated."

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PHOTOS: MTV Video Music Awards

The MTV Video Music Awards continued its tradition of sweet and shocking moments.

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Pop’s ladies lead MTV VMAs with raunchy moves, tears

With some twerking and shaking, the leading ladies of pop music dominated the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top alt tracks

LISTEN: This week's top alternative tracks, according to the latest Billboard charts.

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Paul McCartney tops ‘richest bassist’ list

The Beatles legend is worth an estimated $1.2 billion.

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Man arrested on drug, burglary charges claims to be Scott Weiland

A man who falsely claimed to be the STP frontman has been behind bars since last month

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John Lennon’s killer fights for freedom

Mark David Chapman is awaiting a decision over whether he will finally be freed from prison after his eighth parole case this week.

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Johnny Cash’s daughter to release book

The book, started in 1995, contains tales of Cash's favorite childhood memories.

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Amy Winehouse statue to be unveiled on her birthday

The "Back to Black" singer will be honored with a life-size bronze sculpture.

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‘Awesome Mix’ of ’70s hits holds top Billboard spot

The "Awesome Mix" of retro songs featured in "Guardians of the Galaxy" topped the weekly album chart for a second week.

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Bush needs fans to help fund new album

Gavin Rossdale and his bandmates have launched a campaign to fund the new album on PledgeMusic.

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!

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Lena Dunham and Kate Mara hit by a falling sign

Lena Dunham, of HBO's "Girls," arrives at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards held at The Nokia Theatre  in Los Angeles.

The "Girls" and "House of Cards" actresses saw stars of their own after an accident at a Venice premiere.