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What Happens When You Play ’80s Music To Today’s Teens? [Video]

Every day we get farther away from the music of our youth. So to keep it alive at some point we're going to have to expose younger people to it.

The good news is kids today are way more receptive to their parents (and even grandparents) music than we were to our parents music.

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New Star Studded Duran Duran Video is Here

For Duran Duran's new  video, they called on some famous friends. The black and white clip for "Pressure Off" features the boys of the band as well as Janelle Monae, co-writer Nile Rodgers, and a lot of dancing. 

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Phil Collins to Release Memoir

Phil Collins is finally ready to tell his life story. The former Genesis frontman has just signed a deal with Penguin Random House to release his autobiography next October. 

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Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for NPG Records 2015
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Prince Performs Special Concert For Madonna

Prince performed a very special concert at his Paisley Park studios Thursday, witnessed by only about 60 people, including Madonna, who was in Minnesota for her “Rebel Heart tour.

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REO Guitarist Gary Richrath Dies [Video]

Gary Richrath, guitarist for the band REO Speedwagon has passed away. Although not an original member of the group, he was responsible for writing some of their biggest hits.

Richrath recently rejoined the band after leaving in 1989. He was 65 years old.

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Duran Duran Finally Earning Respect?

The guys in Duran Duran have been around for close to four decades, but they still don’t believe the get the respect they deserve, at least from other artists.

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Throwback Thursday: The First Ever Performance of ‘Purple Rain’ [Video]

When Prince showed up at his hometown Minneapolis club The First Avenue back in August of 1983, he had a new guitarist, Wendy Melvoin, and a new song he debuted, a ballad he said was inspired by Bob Seger.

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Flashback Friday: Want To Be An ’80s Model? Just Watch This Video!

This stunningly time warped and silly montage video features clips from 1980s modeling videos, where you'll learn such techniques as mouthing the vowels to appear to be smiling, and drinking Pepsi with the can 4 to 6 inches from your mouth.

Ask yourself, would you take modeling advice from that guy in the photo?

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Duran Duran Releases Title Track of New Album [Video]

Duran Duran just released the title track off their upcoming album, and we hope you have some time to listen to it. The track, “Paper Gods,” featuring Mr. Hudson, is more than seven-minutes long, which likely means you won’t be hearing it on the radio any time soon.

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Bryan Adams Announces New Album

Bryan Adams will release his 13th studio album, Get Up, on October 16th. And if you're thinking that it's been a hot minute for new music, you're right - this'll be his first album of original material since 2008’s 11.

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NBA Team To Wear Uniforms From The Movie ‘Hoosiers’ [Video]

Who among us didn't get a little misty eyed when Jimmy Chitwood got nothing but net on that jumper to give his fictional Hickory High team the Indiana State basketball title?

So this coming season, the NBA's Indiana Pacers will don Hickory's red and gold to celebrate the movie 'Hoosiers' 30th Anniversary. And this gives me an excuse to play my favorite clips from the movie for you. 'I love you guys'

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30 Years Ago: U2 Rocks Live Aid, Achieves Super Star Status [Video]

Thirty years ago this week, U2 went from a good rock band to a great one, thanks to a performance they hated at Bob Geldof's massive Live Aid show. In fact, they thought it was so 'bad', they almost broke up over it.

It also is the best document remaining of Bono's strange, complicated mullet hairstyle.

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