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Prince’s Q&A: Lots of Questions, One Answer [Audio/Video]

Note to self: When you host a question-and-answer session, you should consider actually answering some questions.

Unfortunately, no one told that to Prince. Just when we thought he was moving into the 21st century, we find out that he’s still the same guy we thought was strange and elusive in the 80s.

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Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Other Artists Can Potentially Harm Your Computer [Video]

One of the biggest antivirus software companies, McAfee, have recently released their Most Dangerous Cyber Celebrities list and the results isn't good news for music fans.

If you enjoy searching Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Jimmy Kimmel and Britney Spears, your computer may be at harm. Topping the list of ten celebrities is Jimmy Kimmel with 19.38% chance of downloading a virus!

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 2 [Video]

ArtPrize is hosting the public premier of the seventh season of a PBS series focused on contemporary art tonight.

Today (Thursday, Oct. 2) is the ninth day of the 19-day public art exhibition, which runs through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

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Check Out This 1982 Ad for Sony’s First CD Player [Video]

The year 1982 was a huge one for technology and music.

Sony released this crazy new technology that would take music from analog to digital. This was the year the company released its first commercially available CD player.

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Earth, Wind & Fire Releasing First Holiday Music Album, ‘Holiday’

October just started and it ain't even close to Halloween yet. So, how about some Christmas music?

Legacy Recordings announced today plans to release "Holiday," the first holiday music album from Earth, Wind & Fire on Oct. 21.

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Paul McCartney, Meet Alice Cooper? [Video]

A new Paul McCartney tribute album is due out in November.  It features a truly eclectic roster of artists contributing takes on McCartney or Lennon & McCartney songs. Now we’ve got a sample: Alice Cooper sings “Eleanor Rigby.” Why? Why not? 

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 1

ArtPrize's 20 juried finalists are in and the public vote continues with first-round voting running through 11:59 p.m. Saturday.

The current public top 25 in each of ArtPrize's four award categories -- two-dimensional, three-dimensional, time-based and installation -- also have been made available. More than 200,000 votes had been cast as of 8 a.m. today in first-round public voting, according to ArtPrize's vote tabulations. The final 20 announcement is Sunday.

Today (Wednesday, Oct. 1) is the eighth day of the 19-day public art exhibition, which runs through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

The public voting helps determine a $200,000 grand prize winner, with another $200,000 grand prize selected from the jurors' shortlists.

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98.7 WFGR’s October 2014 Top Songs Playlist

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Experience Paisley Park with Prince Tonight Online [Video]

If you’ve ever wanted to experience Paisley Park, today is your lucky day.

According to Rolling Stone, Prince is going to hold a listening party for his two new albums that’ll be streaming on the Live Nation Channel on Yahoo.

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On September 30 [Video]

The ArtPrize jurors' shortlists were announced Monday night for the sixth annual ArtPrize.

That means 16 juried finalists are in. The public vote continues, meanwhile, with first-round voting running through 11:59 p.m. Saturday.

Today (Tuesday, Sept. 30) is the seventh day of the 19-day public art exhibition, which runs through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

Nearly 170,000 votes had been cast as of 8 a.m. today in first-round public voting, according to ArtPrize's vote tabulations.

The public voting helps determine a $200,000 grand prize winner, with another $200,000 grand prize selected from the jurors' shortlists.

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Aretha Franklin and record producer Clive Davis (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)
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Aretha to ‘Roll Deep’ with David Letterman Tonight

As we recently told you, Aretha Franklin is releasing a new album, Aretha Franklin Sings the Songs of the Great Divas. Initial word was that it was going to be a "surprise" release tomorrow following an appearance on "Late Night with David Letterman" tonight. Small change of plans. 

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Bryan Adams Takes On The Classics That Inspired Him [Audio]

Bryan Adams' new studio project is a covers project – and now we’re getting a listen.  And the singer is previewing "Tracks Of My Years" on Billboard.com.  The set opens with Adams' rendition of the early Beatles song "Anytime At All."

The Jojo Show talked with Bryan recently about his new project.

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