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If you’re prone to checking out AcclaimedMusic.net, you may have noticed that Kool & The Gang have but one song in the top 6000: 1980’s “Celebration,” nestled at #3383, between Fuck Buttons’ “Olympians” and Radiohead’s “Street Spirit (Fade Out).” The Gap Band have three songs on the list; the O’Jays have four. Chic’s absence from… More »

Self-titled albums are one thing. But when a band names one of its songs after itself — or, alternately, when a band names itself after one of its songs — it’s a pretty big deal. The song itself comes off looking something like a mission statement, an encapsulation of everything that the band means. Whe… More »

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Watch Missy Elliott, Lil’ Kim, & Da Brat Reunite On The Soul Train Awards

Missy Elliot, Lil' Kim, and Da Brat reunited last night for a performance of their 1997 single "Not Tonight" on the Soul Train Awards. The…
James Rettig | December 1, 2014 - 9:35 am
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Van Halen, Kool & The Gang @ Staples Center, Los Angeles 6/9/12

Eddie Van Halen, Alex Van Halen, Wolfgang Van Halen (rocking an LA Kings t-shirt), and David Lee Roth brought their bombastic live show to a…
Andrew Youssef | June 11, 2012 - 4:12 pm
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Reunited Van Halen Prep A Different Kind Of Truth, Tour

It's been a long, long time since Van Halen released an album with their cartoonishly awesome first frontman David Lee Roth. Diamond Dave and the…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2012 - 9:25 am
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My Morning Jacket Ring In 2009 At MSG

It's a new year, we're glad to be here ... hopefully your hangover has subsided by now. I've seen some memorable NYE shows in NYC…
Scott Lapatine | January 3, 2009 - 6:38 pm
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