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Is Don McLean Revealing the Meaning Behind ‘American Pie’? [Video]

When the song "American Pie" soared up the pop charts in 1972, it became an instant classic, known for it's easy to sing lyrics about all things American teens could relate to, namely cars, girls and booze.

Clearly "the day the music died" referenced the late '50s plane crash that killed Richie Valens, Buddy Holly and The Big Bopper, but what about the rest of the song? What did it all mean? We may soon find out.

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2015 Oscars: ‘Birdman’ Wins Best Picture

The 2015 Oscar Best Picture race was highly contested and no one was sure who would win, but Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman ultimately won the award, beating out Boyhood, for Best Picture at the 2015 Oscars.

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Lady Gaga Performs ‘Sound of Music’ Medley at 2015 Oscars

Lady Gaga performed a medley of "The Sound of Music" songs at the 2015 Oscars and she totally blew us away.

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2015 Oscar Winners List: The Complete Results of the 87th Academy Awards

The 2015 Oscars winners will be presented tonight at the Dolby Theatre® in Hollywood and televised live on ABC starting at 7:00pm EST/4:00pm PST. We will update this complete list of Oscar winners as they’re announced on the show, so make sure to bookmark this page and check back often for the latest from the Academy Awards. You can read our full list of 2015 Oscar winners predictions here.

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16-Year-Old Detroit Teen Is Running His Own Record Label

One industrious Detroit teen decided to make his love of vinyl his profession by starting his own record label, Jett Plastic Recordings.

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Paul McCartney Gets His First Top Five Hit in Over 31 Years [Video]

Hooking up with Rihanna and Kanye West has proven to be a good thing for Paul McCartney. The trio’s collaboration “FourFiveSeconds” landed at number six on the Billboard Hot 100 this week, which is the first time the former Beatle has been in the Top Five in over 31 years. According to Billboard.com, it’s actually been 31 years, one month and one week to be exact.

Can you remember his last top five effort? Hint: He wasn't alone then, either.

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Paul McCartney Has a Top 5 Single for the First Time in More Than 30 Years

It's hard to argue with success, so the next time someone gives Paul McCartney guff for collaborating with Kanye West and Rihanna on their recent "FourFiveSeconds" single, he can just point to the pop chart.

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Rap Star Vanilla Ice Arrested, Charged with Burglary

Robert Van Winkle, a.k.a. Vanilla Ice, was taken into custody Wednesday and charged with burglary residence and grand theft in Florida, authorities said.

According to a news release issued by the Lantana Police Department, the robbery occurred sometime between December and February in a home that was going through foreclosure.

Items stolen included a pool heater and furniture, The Palm Beach Post reported Wednesday.

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The Muse For Eric Clapton And George Harrison Unveils Candid Photographs From The Golden Age Of Rock And Roll [Video]

It's not often you get two classic rock songs written about you, but Pattie Boyd, ex-wife of both George Harrison and Eric Clapton, has that honor.

Harrison penned the 1969 Beatles ballad "Something" about his then wife, Boyd, and Clapton countered with "Layla" in 1970, a song about his secret crush on her.

Boyd is exhibiting a series of candid photos featuring Clapton, Harrison and their musical friends this week in San Francisco.

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Kid Rock Playing Six Shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre with Foreigner

After going over so well last year, Kid Rock is bringing back $20 concert tickets on the "$20 Best Night Ever" Tour this summer.

So far, he's announced 36 shows, with six stops at DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, near his hometown of Detroit.

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Lesley Gore, Early ’60s Teen Sensation, Dies [Video]

We can all cry if we want to.

The 1960s singing sensation Lesley Gore has died; she was 68 years old.

Despite being a non-smoker, her death was caused by lung cancer.

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2015 Oscars

From presenters to performers to trivia, PopCrush has your complete guide to the 2015 Oscars!

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