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Havasupai falls permits: Prices go up for 2018

Havasu Falls is one of the most photographed spots on the trail to the Havasupai campground. Nov. 1, 2016(Photo: Dawn Gilbertson/The Republic) It will cost more to visit the stunning blue-green Havasupai waterfalls in northern Arizona this year. The Havasupai Tribe, which oversees the remote corner of Grand Canyon that is home to Instagram-famous Havasu […]

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Theresa May and Donald Trump NOMINATED for NME Awards: No, it’s not fake news

The unlikly pop award nominees are joined by heavyweights Kim Jong-Un, Jeremy Hunt and Katie Hopkins. And no this isn’t “fake news.” It is likely to be one of the hottest and most closely-contested categories of the entire night. The VO5 NME Awards will be announced at the star-studded ceremony at London’s O2 Academy Brixton […]

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ROCK N ROLL UNSEEN: Unearthed photos of biggest names in music revealed for first time

Hundreds of film negatives capturing some of the music world’s best known superstars while they were still in their fresh-faced youth were discovered by a renowned photographer who had taken the long-forgotten black and white snaps while working as a trainee at the start of his career. The photographs include an iconic image of a […]

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Cranberries star Dolores O’Riordan dies: From Linger to Zombie – her most iconic hits

The Cranberries shot to fame in the 1990s after forming in 1989, earning a BRIT nomination for Best International Group in 1995. They also won an MTV Europe Music Award in the same year for Best Song, with Zombie; and an Ivor Novello Award in 1997 for International Achievement. The band released an album just […]

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BRITs nominations 2018 FULL LIST: Dua Lipa breaks records with FIVE awards nods

The music ceremony has, expected, honoured the likes of Ed Sheeran and Dua Lipa with nominations in multiple categories. Lipa, in fact, is the new record-holder for most nominees by a female act: she’s a contender in all fields she’s eligible for, including Breakthrough. The public will be able to vote in the Best British […]

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Rhythm Nation DJ Trevor Nelson reveals his top six albums

His compilation Slow Jams is out today. HERBIE HANCOCK: Head Hunters (Sony) People know me for R&B but I adore funk fusion. Hancock is king of that. At college I found geeks like me and we’d trawl specialist jazz shops in London. Chameleon is the funkiest track you’ll ever hear without James Brown’s involvement. I […]

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Luke Bryan on Becoming a Major Country Star in Billboard Artist Pass

Watch the full Artist Pass video on Snapchat Discover to find out more about Luke Bryan’s experience as an artist from backstage. Luke Bryan took Billboard backstage at Michigan’s country music festival Faster Horses in July for our Artist Pass video series. The popular country star dished on everything from his earlier beginnings, Nashville callings, […]