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Katy Perry is getting her own game from the makers of Kim Kardashian’s mobile hit

Katy Perry is getting her own video game from Glu Mobile, the smartphone developer that previously hit it big with a freemium title based on Kim Kardashian’s rise to fame. The game will feature Perry’s “voice, likeness, and personality,” and promises to introduce players to “a digital playground of global success and talent.” This suggests that the game’s set-up will …

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Kanye West and Paul McCartney are making music together — here’s the first single

Kanye West and Paul McCartney are officially collaborating. Today, the hip-hop star released a track called “Only One” that features McCartney on keys. It’s a fairly straightforward, sparse ballad with a thick dose of Auto-Tune applied to West’s vocals. It’s more 808s and Heartbreak than Yeezus, but that’s fine by us. The song can be streamed for free at Kanye’s …

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Best Buy Black Friday Early Access for everyone: Pebble from $80, Roku Stick $40, Beats Studio $200, and more

Yesterday Best Buy allowed its Elite and Elite Plus members to snag select Black Friday deals early. Now, Best Buy has afforded the rest of us common folks with that same benefit. This special sale is only available online via this direct link. Choose from 20 different deals on a variety of different technology products. To get the Black Friday pricing …

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Katy Perry will play Super Bowl XLIX halftime show

It’s official. Katy Perry will headline the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show, the NFL announced Sunday night. This continues a recent trend in which the NFL looks for younger acts, like Bruno Mars last February. Perry holds some promise; she’s already rocked on a football show this season: ESPN’s “College Gameday.” In that appearance early last month, Perry addressed earlier …

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You can now download Eminem’s massive, 66-track mixtape for free

Before the arrival of Shady Records‘ 15th anniversary celebration album ‘Shady XV’ next week, DJ Whoo Kid serves up a appetizer mixtape compiled of classic records from the label’s past and current artists. The tape comes packed with sixty six tracks and features names like 50 Cent, Proof, Royce Da 5’9, Yelawolf, D12, Dr. Dre, Lloyd Banks, Obie Trice, Nate …

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Winter Lights 2 Performer Hollywood Ending – Chris Bourne talks new EP, his famous brother & more

For those who haven’t heard the music Hollywood Ending put out – how best would you describe the group? To be honest we just mess around and do what we want all day, you’ll probably find us writing/jamming songs or partying in hotel rooms going mental! What aims do you have for your career going forward? We aim for world …

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YouTube unveils ad-free subscription service

Google-owned YouTube on Wednesday announced a long-rumored service which lets you stream ad-free music, play tracks in the background through mobile apps for iOS/Android and on YouTube.com, mark individual music videos and other clips for offline playback and much more, in exchange for a flat monthly fee of ten bucks per month. Dubbed YouTube Music Key, it’s releasing in beta …

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Jovian, who played ‘Zoboomafoo’ on TV, has died at age 20

DURHAM Jovian, a Coquerel’s sifaka lemur who starred as “Zoboomafoo” in the PBS children’s television show by the same name, died Monday at the Duke Lemur Center. He was 20. Jovian was the center’s most famous resident, known to children around the world as the leaping, bounding dark brown-and-white primate who appeared in 65 episodes of “Zoboomafoo” from 1999 to …

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