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Crush MusicA while back, Train announced they'd recorded one of their favorite albums -- the rock classic Led Zeppelin II -- in its entirety, and they'd be performing it in June at the Mountain Jam Festival in Hunter Mountain, NY.  Now a lot more people will be able to hear it, and see them play it live.

The band will release their recording of Led Zeppelin II June 3, with all of the proceeds going to their favorite charity, San Francisco's Family House.  You can pre-order it now on iTunes and Amazon and get a download of "What Is and What Should Never Be" instantly. Vinyl copies -- the first 100 of which will be signed -- will be available in the band's Web store. You can also stream the songs on a variety of platforms now, just in case you need convincing that Train can actually pull this off.

In addition, Train has announced a brief club tour during which they'll perform the album live, starting in New York City June 1.  They'll also perform in Los Angeles, Seattle and San Francisco.  Tickets go on sale May 13 at 10 a.m. local time.  On June 10, the band will play a Zeppelin tune on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live.

In a statement, frontman Pat Monahan said, "I’ve been singing Zeppelin songs in every band I’ve been in since I was a young kid, Train included. It only made sense to record a Zeppelin album for all of you...When we perform Zeppelin songs it brings people a different perspective of our band and brings us closer to people because their work is a common love for so many."

He adds, "We’re just fans of the greatest rock band ever. We work really hard to be the best band we can be and playing Zeppelin's music gives us a great feeling of accomplishment."

Here are the tour dates:

6/1 -- New York, NY, Irving Plaza
6/2 -- Hunter Mountain, NY, Mountain Jam Festival (tickets already on sale)
6/6 -- Los Angeles, CA, Troubadour
6/8 -- Seattle, WA, Neumos
6/14 -- San Francisco, CA, Great American

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Jon SooHoo/LA Dodgers via Getty ImagesIn the lead-up to Mother's Day, Britney Spears has written a stirring tribute to her two sons, Sean Preston, 10, and Jayden James, 9.

"You are my masterpieces," the pop star writes to her boys in a letter posted on TIME magazine's website. "From the day I saw the most precious eyes, I believed in miracles to the core."

Britney says she prays her sons find their dreams and understand the true meaning behind following their inner voices.

"Always believe in yourself and know anything is possible," she continues. "I pray dreaming awakens your soul to limitless possibilities. I hope the most precious mysteries of life stay with you always and you are never ashamed of how bright your light truly is."

Telling her sons that God is always with them, she concludes, "I pray you laugh, love and soar through your journey of life."

Sean Preston and Jayden James are Britney's two children with ex-husband Kevin Federline.

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Mike Coppola/Getty Images for People.comMadonna's butt- and breast-baring Givenchy dress she wore at Monday's Met Gala in New York City didn't go over well with critics, and the Material Girl fired back on Wednesday, explaining that the outfit wasn't just a fashion statement, but also a political statement in support of gender equality.

"We have fought and continue to fight for civil rights and gay rights around the world. When it comes to Women's rights we are still in the dark ages," Madonna began a lengthy Instagram post. "My dress at the Met Ball was a political statement as well as a fashion statement."

The 57-year-old singer, known for her risqué fashion statements, continues, "The fact that people actually believe a woman is not allowed to express her sexuality and be adventurous past a certain age is proof that we still live in an age-ist and sexist society. I have never thought in a limited way and I'm not going to start. We cannot effect change unless we are willing to take risks By being fearless and By taking the road leas traveled by. Thats how we change history."

"If you have a problem with the way I dress," concludes Madonna, "it is simply a reflection of your prejudice. I'm not afraid to pave the way for all the girls behind me?? As Nina Simone once said, the definition of freedom is being fearless. I remain Unapologetic and a Rebel in this life and all the others. Join my fight for Gender. Equality!"

Givenchy creative director Riccardo Tisci also defended Madge's red carpet outfit on Wednesday, in an Instagram post that declared, "BEST RED CARPET EVER NOT ONLY WITH M THE ICON, BUT ALSO M THE MOST BEAUTIFUL HUMAN AND FRIEND."

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Kevin Winter/Getty Images for JTJustin Timberlake made a surprise announcement on Wednesday that was music to fans' ears.

The "Suit & Tie" singer confirmed via Twitter that we can expect a new song in "2 more days." When a fan asked what the new track would be called, Timberlake tweeted, "#CantStopTheFeeling."

????...#CantStopTheFeeling

2 more days. https://t.co/2mquRXMsUy

— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) May 4, 2016

When another follower wanted to know if we could get a preview of the new song a little early, he didn't make any promises, but didn't rule out the possibility either, replying with a thinking emoji.

In March, Timberlake, 35, teased fans with an Instagram photo with members of the country group Little Big Town. "NBD…Just writing with @LittleBigTown," he captioned the photo. "This band is the truth!! So good!!!!"

That same month, J.T. posted a snapshot of himself in the studio with singer, rapper and record producer Pharrell Williams.

In the meantime, Justin will voice a character and write and perform original songs for the upcoming animated comedy Trolls, set to hit theaters in November.

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Neil Lupin/RedfernFederal authorities are now investigating Prince's death.

A spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney's Office told ABC News in a statement Wednesday that the organization, along with the DEA, will work in conjunction with the local sheriff's office to investigate the singer's death.

“The U.S. Attorney’s Office and DEA are joining the Carver County Sheriff’s investigation. The DEA and U.S. Attorney’s Office are able to augment this local investigation with federal resources and expertise about prescription drug diversion," the statement read. "While this remains an ongoing investigation, we will have no further comment.”

Local authorities told ABC News that the feds' involvement is largely due to the fact that they need to be able to investigate what happened involving Prince in other states. Of particular interest: the emergency landing his plane made in Illinois the week before his death.

Late last month, the music legend was found unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate and was pronounced dead shortly thereafter. That morning, Prince was scheduled to meet with Andrew Kornfeld, the son of opioid addiction specialist Dr. Howard Kornfeld, according to the Kornfelds' lawyer, Bill Mauzy. Mauzy added that Dr. Kornfeld had been contacted by Prince's reps to discuss how to help the singer, who may have struggled with prescription drug addiction.

ABC News has confirmed that authorities are looking into the possibility that the singer died of an overdose. Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn. ABC affiliate KSTP-TV reports the painkiller Percocet was found in Prince's system.

According to his longtime friend, bassist Larry Graham, Prince, who did not discuss his health openly, seemed "pretty normal" before his death.

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Darren Michaels/CBSGwen Stefani was James Corden's latest passenger on Wednesday night's edition of "Carpool Karaoke" on The Late Late Show, and they got a little help from surprise guests George Clooney and Julia Roberts.

The segment began with Stefani and Corden singing "Don't Speak" -- the 1995 hit she recorded with the band No Doubt. That was followed by her solo hits "The Sweet Escape," "Rich Girl," and her more recent single "Used to Love You," from her latest album This Is What the Truth Feels Like. Corden and Stefani then took a break from the music to discuss how she maintains her youthful appearance, which she attributes to falling in love with country singer Blake Shelton. "That's what the facelift is, I think," she guesses.

The 46-year-old singer also talked about her fondness for emojis, and Corden had her play a game with him where he named several emojis and she had to act them out.

Midway through the segment, they supposedly found themselves in a carpool lane in need of a couple of extra passengers. That's when Ocean's trilogy co-stars Clooney and Roberts -- who reunite in the upcoming film Money Monster -- showed up.

After the foursome sang Stefani's 2006 hit "Hollaback Girl," Clooney offered his explanation of what the song was about. Gwen said he was "pretty close," but didn't elaborate, explaining that she didn't want to "project" what she thought on him. "It would help to know what you thought," replied Clooney.

"The real inspiration for the song I would never say," continued Stefani. "All I'll say is I won."

The group also traded notes as to what their favorite movie lines were -- with Corden choosing Roberts' "I'm just a girl" speech to Hugh Grant in Notting Hill.

"Now I'm not sure I want you to drive," Clooney quipped in mock disgust.

The karaoke session ended with the group singing a cover of the Queen classic, "We Are the Champions."

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Alasdair McLellanHer current album is called 25, but Adele turns 28 today.  The singer has a day off from her in-progress world tour to celebrate, so she'll have plenty of time to reflect on all that she's accomplished since her album 21 made her a global superstar.

It's hard to believe that just five years ago, we barely knew Adele, born Adele Laurie Blue Adkins in London in 1988.  The release of "Rolling in the Deep" and its parent album 21 changed all that.  Now, the down-to-earth singer has an incredible 10 Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award on her trophy shelf at home, not to mention worldwide sales of more than 100 million records.

Though she's had her career lows -- like when she had to call off her first major U.S. tour because she had to have throat surgery -- it's mostly been highs for Adele. Unlike many massive stars, she's managed to keep her private life mostly private, and is rarely seen in public with her partner Simon and their son Angelo.  Not only that,  but Adele has single-handedly disproved the notion that you've got to look like a Barbie doll to be a female pop star in this day and age.

Adele also was recently named Britain's richest female singer -- she's said to be worth $123 million.

When the singer returned late last year with her third album, 25, expectations were impossibly high, but she smashed them all, coming out of the gate with "Hello," a #1 single and record-breaking video that turned into a cultural phenomenon.  25 was the best-selling album in the entire world for 2015: impressive, considering it was only out for the last six weeks of the year.

So what's the secret of Adele's success?  Several years back, she told ABC Radio that it's the fact that everyone can relate to her music.

"I don't think there's one person on earth that hasn't had their heart broken," she explained, noting that fans often tell her things like, "It made me feel like I wasn't alone when I listened to your record."

"I think that's why they kinda connect with me, 'cause I am so honest about it, and I write my own songs," she added. "I haven't got someone else writing about their problems and then me singing their songs. I've made a lot of mistakes in my relationships and I think a lot of time, people that are in the public eye don't admit to that."  

Adele's 25 tour began in Europe on February 29, and has so far received rave reviews, not just for her incredible voice, but for her hilarious and sometimes profane onstage persona. The North American portion of the tour starts July 5 in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Chan AndreEver since she broke through with her own single, "Hide Away," and her Chainsmokers collabo "Don't Let Me Down," Daya has gotten to do some pretty impressive stuff, but she says what happened to her last month left her "speechless" and crying happy tears "for hours."

"I think the best thing that’s happened in the past year, and there have been so many cool moments, but the best was probably performing on the White House lawn a couple of weekends ago for Easter," the 17-year-old singer tells ABC Radio.

Calling the experience "so surreal," Daya says, "I got to meet the president [and] the first lady and they were just so casual but so gracious -- just the best people ever. And they were asking me questions and I was like, 'Uh, uh…' ...like, speechless!"

Daya says she was speechless because, "it's like, what do you even say to the president? Like, 'You're awesome, thank you for your work?'"

"And then Michelle [Obama] was wearing this really cool outfit," she gushes. "So I was like, 'Michelle'...."  She laughs. "I didn’t say 'Michelle' -- I was like, 'You look amazing.' And so then she was like, 'You do too!' And then, of course I, like, cried about that for hours!"  

Daya has even more cool things coming up this summer: she's appearing at a number of music festivals around the country, and her new single "Sit Still Look Pretty" has just started its rise on the chart.

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Jamie NelsonWe’ll get our first to chance to hear Gwen Stefani duet with her man, Blake Shelton, next week on The Voice. The two will be performing the song they wrote together, “Go Ahead and Break My Heart.”

It’s only fitting they should debut their collaboration on the hit NBC show, since that’s where they met. Gwen first announced their song collab on Twitter last month, when she posted a photo of the track list for Blake’s upcoming new album, If I’m Honest.

“This is one of my favorite songs I've ever written or recorded,” Blake says in a statement. “It came from a time and place when Gwen and I were beginning our journey together and both experiencing a hard time letting our guards down with each other. The song couldn’t possibly be more honest. I'm honored to have written and performed this song with the great Gwen Stefani. Respect.”

You can check out Gwen and Blake’s performance on The Voice Monday at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. Tonight, Gwen appears on “Carpool Karaoke” on The Late Late Show with James Corden.

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ABC/Randy HolmesYes, Woody Allen has seen Hannah Montana. The famed film director tells The Hollywood Reporter that before he cast Miley Cyrus in his new Amazon TV series, he first noticed her talent while watching the Disney channel show with his kids.  

“I noticed years ago that my kids would be watching Hannah Montana,” he says. “And I would say: ‘Who is that girl? She's got such a good delivery. You know, she snaps those lines off so well. The show is a silly little show, but she's very good at what she does.’”

Then, years later, someone showed him a clip of her appearance on Saturday Night Live and it confirmed what he thought about her. So he met with her for the role in the as-yet-untitled domestic comedy, which takes place in 1960s.

“She wanted to take some time off, but she [agreed to do the series] because the role interested her,” Woody says.

He confirms the show is six half-hour episodes and it will end after one season.

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Photo by Johnny Nunez/BET/Getty Images for BETJanet Jackson may have reason to celebrate this Mother's Day. According to numerous reports, the 49-year-old singer is pregnant with her first child.

The news comes after Janet postponed her tour last month, explaining that she was planning to start a family with husband Wissam Al Mana.

“We’re in the second leg of the tour and there actually has been a sudden change,” Janet said in a video posted to Twitter April 6. “I thought it was important that you be the first to know. My husband and I are planning our family, so I’m going to have to delay the tour.”

She added, “Please, if you could try and understand that it’s important that I do this now. I have to rest up, doctor’s orders. But I have not forgotten about you. I will continue the tour as soon as I possibly can."

Janet -- who turns 50 on May 16 -- and Wissam have been married since 2012. It’s the singer’s third marriage. She has yet to confirm the pregnancy.

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Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagicCalvin Harris didn’t attend the Met Gala with Taylor Swift Monday night, but she managed to find herself another dance partner for the evening. The singer was caught on video busting a move with British actor Tom Hiddleston.

The two shook their hips to rapper T.I.’s 2004 hit “Bring Em Out,” then Tom twirled Taylor to Beyonce’s “Crazy in Love.” Don’t worry, Calvin -- the dance moves were innocent, though if you've seen any of the many videos of him on YouTube, you know Hiddleston's a hell of a dancer.

Taylor was the co-chair of the glamorous fashion event, and wore a silver Louis Vuitton mini-dress to fit the “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology” theme.

But after the party, it was all about comfy onesies. Taylor Instagrammed a pic of her and the Haim sisters enjoying pizza in their PJs following the event.

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Taylor dancing to Beyoncé's 'Crazy in Love'! #MetGala pic.twitter.com/HcC15q424n

— Taylor Swift Updates (@TSwiftLA) May 3, 2016

 

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ABC/Rick RowellAdam Levine is showing off his own “baby bump” in an Instagram pic with his pregnant wife, Behati Prinsloo. In the black-and-white mirror photo, the Maroon 5 frontman puffs out his usually chiseled stomach to match Behati’s burgeoning belly.

“Week 20 and I'm finally popping!” Adam jokes, using the hashtag #impregnanttoo.

The couple hasn’t revealed the baby’s sex, but sources say they’re expecting a girl. In a recent interview with E! News, Adam could barely contain his joy over the pregnancy, saying, "It's awesome. I'm going to be a dad. S***, I'm excited. I'm going to be a f****** dad. I'm going to spoil [Behati]."

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ABC/Heidi GutmanFor Pink, marriage doesn't just take work -- sometimes it takes breaks. During an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Wednesday, the singer candidly discussed the ups and downs of her 10-year relationship with Carey Hart and said it may be time for them to take another “break.”

"We take breaks. We’ve had two breaks," she said. "The first one was about a year. And the second one was 11 months.”

Ellen pointed out those breaks were before their four-year-old daughter, Willow, was born and suggested they probably can’t do that anymore. But Pink quipped, “We’re due.”

She then told Ellen what their last fight was about. She said she planned to have a romantic evening with Carey, but he fell asleep while putting Willow to bed.

“The other night I said, 'Are you going to stay up tonight?' And he said, 'I would like to,'” she explained. “I said, 'I don’t really know what that means. Should I light candles and open wine and put on a show? Like, are we going big here? Or are you going to fall asleep again?’"

Turns out, Carey just couldn’t keep his eyes open -- so Pink caught up on Homeland instead. But for all his faults, Pink did admit he’s “very handsome” and “an incredible dad.”

Also in the interview, Ellen surprised Pink with her first Daytime Emmy award -- for performing the Ellen theme song in a promo that aired on the show.

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Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesThe Minneapolis Star Tribune is reporting that a meeting was set between Prince and a specialist in drug addiction the day before his death on April 21.

According to the unconfirmed report, on April 20 representatives for Prince reached out to Dr. Howard Kornfeld, who runs Recovery Without Walls in Mill Valley, California, in an attempt to deal with what an attorney for the Kornfeld family says was described as "a grave medical emergency.”

The Californian doctor was called to meet with the singer the next day, but could not clear his schedule. Instead, Kornfeld sent his son, Andrew Kornfeld, to Minnesota to explain how the confidential treatment would work, the Star Tribune says.

“The plan was to quickly evaluate his health and devise a treatment plan,”  William Mauzy, a Minneapolis attorney working with the Kornfeld family, told the paper.  “… The doctor was planning on a lifesaving mission.”

When Andrew arrived at Paisley Park on Thursday, the staff could not immediately locate the singer and it is said that Kornfeld was one of three people to find the musician’s body in an elevator a few minutes later -- with Andrew reportedly the one calling 911.

Although toxicology tests are still pending, sources tell the Star Tribune that Prince's use of painkillers, which were found at the scene, is the primary focus of the investigation.

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R & B Love: Prince Wanted to Mentor Chris Brown

Kevork Djansezian/Getty ImagesThe Prince stories continue to roll in as a previously unpublished 2014 interview with Rolling Stone reveals that the music icon wanted to mentor Chris Brown.

The legendary musician said he had invited Brown to Paisley Park and took exception to the characterization of Brown's 2009 assault on Rihanna as “unforgivable.”

“Unforgivable?” he said. “Goodness. That’s when we go check the master, Christ. … Have you ever instantly forgiven somebody?”

According to Prince, forgiveness was part of the healing process. “It’s the best feeling in the world, and it totally dismantles that person’s whole stance,” he explained and expressed his interest in reaching out to singer in the wake of Michael Jackson’s death.

“[MJ] is just one of many who have gone through that door -- Amy Winehouse and folks,” he said. “We’re all connected, right, we’re all brothers and sisters, and the minute we lock that in, we wouldn’t let anybody in our family fall. That’s why I called Chris Brown. All of us need to be able to reach out and just fix stuff. There’s nothing that’s unforgivable.”

Breezy recently paid homage to the late icon on  Instagram page writing, “I AM THANKFUL FOR EVERYTHING THIS MAN HAS GIVEN US AND HE WILL LIVE FOREVER IN MY HEART!”

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BusinessWireAdam Lambert and Austin Mahone are among the faces of Macy’s “American Icons” fashion and music campaign this year.

Adam will be modeling the latest styles from the department store’s lifestyle brand, I.N.C. International Concepts. Austin, meanwhile, will sport festival gear from American Rag, Levi’s and more.

The patriotic campaign kicks off next week with in-store events for customers, a digital music festival on YouTube and a partnership with the charity Got Your 6, which supports military veterans and their families.

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RCA/Paola KudackiAlicia Keys has just made your mid-week easier to bear, with the release of a brand-new single.

“In Common,” Alicia’s first release in four years, finds the fifteen-time Grammy winner singing about lingering in a lover’s embrace.  “Said I’d be gone by five/But it’s sunrise and I’m still in your bed/Good-night usually means good-bye/Me replaying memories in my head,” she coos on the song's first verse.

“In Common” is available now now for download at all the usual digital platforms.  Look for it on Alicia’s as-yet untitled sixth studio album, due out later this summer from RCA.

You can see Alicia perform “In Common” live for the first time on NBC's Saturday Night Live this weekend.

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Frank Micelotta/Parkwood Entertainment via Getty ImagesStormy weather interfered with Beyoncé's concert in Raleigh, North Carolina, Tuesday night.

Heavy rain and lightning led to the folks in charge temporarily suspending the performance at Carter-Finley Stadium as fans took cover, ABC affiliate WTVD-TV reports. The show resumed around 11:30 p.m. local time.

The weather caused problems before the concert, too. The gates were scheduled to open at 5:30, but that was pushed back due to lightning.

Bey takes her Formation World Tour to her native Houston on Saturday.

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PRNewsFoto/Live Nation EntertainmentThis summer, buddies Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato are teaming up for their joint Honda Civic "Future Now" tour, in support of Demi's album Confident, and Nick's upcoming disc Last Year Was Complicated. Nick says that given where the former Disney stars are now in their careers, a double bill just "made perfect sense."

"We always knew it was a possibility, the idea that we would go out together, and that at some point and time that would happen," Nick tells ABC Radio.  "I think that over the last year, so much has developed for Demi and I career-wise -– really trying to step into a new chapter --and it just felt like it had developed enough that it just made perfect sense."

So what can we expect from this tour?  Well, Nick says he and Demi aren't going to be wallowing in nostalgia, for one thing.

"I think we’re gonna be really selective about what we perform," he tells ABC Radio. "It's about looking towards the future and not looking back.  It’s a joint tour in every sense of the phrase, in the sense that you’ll get a Demi show and a Nick show and it won’t be compromised either way, as far as the length of the set."

That being said, Nick says that he's excited to present songs from all the different phases of his career, from his latest hit, "Close," to his breakthrough solo smash "Jealous," to his work with the Jonas Brothers.

"I’m thrilled to dig into my catalog, and play some new stuff and then also stuff from the last record, and then make that decision – you know, what else makes sense within my set," he explains. "If it’s moments from the time with the Brothers, and maybe it’s songs that I wrote solely by myself...but the beauty is in the journey, and we’re excited to kinda just dig in and take one step at a time."  

Nick was in New York City on Tuesday as part of Live Nation's National Concert Day Show and event, which featured everyone from the Goo Goo Dolls and Rob Thomas, to rapper Wiz Khalifa and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Joan Jett & the Blackhearts.  As a special incentive to check out a show this summer, from May 13 to May 20, Live Nation is offering $20 tickets to nearly a thousand summer concerts -- visit LiveNation.com for more information.

The Honda Civic Future Now tour gets underway June 24 in Sunrise, FL.

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