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Prince Live In LA
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Purple Reign: Prince Dominates on Top of Billboard 200

The Purple One lives on through the music.

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Prince Performing In New York City
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Remembering Prince: A Playlist Tribute to the Icon’s Music

Listen to a playlist of Prince covers in honor of the late icon, who died today (April 21).

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Prince, Music Icon, Dead at 57

The iconic singer has died today (April 21).

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Science Proves Freddie Mercury Had an Incredible Voice [Video]

Scientists have confirmed what we've known since the 70s, Freddie Mercury has an unparalleled voice. A group of Austrian, Czech, and Swedish researchers examined the Queen frontman's voice and found that the late rocker had multiple unique qualities that set him apart.

BONUS: Video of Freddie warming up before a show from the early 1980s.

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Bruce Springsteen Joined by Bob Seger in Detroit [Video]

Bruce Springsteen fans who caught his “The River” tour at the Palace of Auburn Hills outside of Detroit were in for a special treat, an appearance by native son Bob Seger.

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Here’s A Catchy Little Song About Michigan [Video]

The Accidentals are a folk-rock group who got their start in high school in Traverse City, earned their musical chops at the highly regarded Interlochen Academy, and have recorded an album under the tutelage of John Mellencamp producer Paul Mahern.

A friend of theirs asked them to come up with a song about their home state, and this is it. 

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Record Store Day 2016 Will Be Celebrated In Grand Rapids With Live Music, Limited Release Vinyl

National Record Store Day is Saturday April 16, remembering those days when you would hang out at your local record store, talk music, listen to new music and get into arguments over who was better, The Who or Zeppelin.

Locally, Vertigo, Dodd's and the Corner Record Store have live music lined up. Check out the schedule inside.

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WFGR Artists Well Represented At This Summer’s Meijer Garden Concerts [Video]

Fans of WFGR music will be jamming this summer at the Meijer Gardens. Tears for Fears, America, and Toto are just a few of the bands we play at 98.7 that will be featured in the annual series. Here's the complete run down...

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Diana Ross Coming to the Meijer Gardens Summer Concerts

Is there a headliner for the Frederik Meijer Gardens Summer Concert Series this summer? I don't know, how about Diana Ross!

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park just announced their Fifth Third Bank Summer Concert lineup, and it's another fantastic lineup. There are 30 shows in the super eclectic, high quality lineup, packed with so many stars it's hard to know who to be excited about the most.

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Trial Over ‘Stairway to Heaven’ to Proceed [Video]

Did Led Zeppelin steal the opening of their classic tune 'Stairway to Heaven?' Well, that’s what a trial is expected to determine, now that a U.S. District court has ruled there is enough evidence to support a case that the opening notes of the song are ripped off from the Spirit song 'Taurus.'

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Brian May Launches 'Common Decency Campaign'
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Queen Denies Sacha Baron Cohen’s Claims [Video]

Brian May is calling Sacha Baron Cohen out. The actor publicly explained that he left the Queen biopic because he and the band had two very different ideas about what the movie "should be about," but the rocker says that's not the case.

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Bruce Springsteen In Concert - New York, New York
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Bruce Springsteen, Bryan Adams Cancel Shows In Protest Of New Anti-LGBT Laws

Bruce Springsteen took a pretty big stand against North Carolina’s so-called “bathroom law,” which was passed last month and denies rights to the LGBT community. The Boss was due to perform in Greensboro last night, but canceled the show over the controversial law.

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