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Library of Congress Honors Billy Joel With Pop Music Prize

The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

07/22/2014

Baltimore's Marching Ravens perform during a preseason game between the Ravens and Atlanta Falcons at M&T Bank Stadium on August 15, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Baltimore’s Marching Ravens Holding Auditions for Musicians

Baltimore’s Marching Ravens, the largest musical organization in the NFL, will be holding auditions for musicians at the end of July.

07/16/2014

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Straight Up! Paula Abdul’s Top 5 Videos

Happy Birthday Paula Abdul! In celebration of everything pop and cartoon cat-oriented, here’s a list of the pop singer’s top videos.

06/19/2014

Cobra Starship performs at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md. (Photo Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

Merriweather Post Pavilion To Get Makeover

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman announced a $19 million plan Monday for improvements to the outdoor concert venue in Columbia.

05/20/2014

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‘Now That’s What I Call Music’ Reaches Milestone

The series has reached No. 50, a serious milestone for a physical sales survivor that’s managed to navigate changes in a digital world to remain relevant, profitable and consistent since its U.S. debut 16 years ago.

05/14/2014

A female Sumatran Tiger cub named Sukacita is dried off by biologist Leigh Pitsko after performing the cub performed her 'swim test' in a moat of the Great Cats exhibit at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

National Zoo Plans Free Concert For Endangered Tiger Effort

The National Zoo is planning a concert featuring the band Portugal. The Man to draw attention to the dwindling number of about 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild.

05/08/2014

Chris Brown leaves D.C. court on Jan. 8, where his attorneys rejected a plea deal that would have found him and his bodyguard guilty of simple assault. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

D.C. Judge Rejects Request to Dismiss Chris Brown Case

Singer Chris Brown’s assault case is going forward after a judge in Washington on Monday rejected a request to dismiss it.

04/07/2014

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Kennedy Center Plans Its First Musical

Artists from Spain and Portugal will be a centerpiece of the Kennedy Center’s next season, along with a first for the performing arts giant: its own new musical.

03/04/2014

Musicians Pharrell Williams, Thomas Bangalter, and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo of Daft Punk accept the Best Pop Duo/Group Performance award for 'Get Lucky' onstage during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Daft Punk, Macklemore Top Left-of-Center Grammys

The Grammy Awards celebrated outcasts and outsiders, lionizing a couple of French robots, white rappers and a country gal espousing gay rights, and a Goth teenager who’s clearly uncomfortable with the current themes in pop music.

01/27/2014

George Mason High School IB music teacher Mary Jo West. (Photo by Amy Hybels/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Northern Va. Teacher Finalist for Grammy’s Music Educator Award

A northern Virginia music teacher has been named a finalist for the first-ever Music Educator Award, a national honor presented by The Recording Academy and GRAMMY Foundation.

12/23/2013

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