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Quick Hits: Ed Sheeran, Sia, The Weeknd, Elvis Costello

Ed Sheeran has injured his right arm in a bike accident in London. Sheeran posted a photo on Instagram of his arm in a cast with the caption “I’ve had a bit of a bicycle accident and I’m currently waiting on some medical advice, which may affect some of my upcoming shows. Please stay tuned for further news.” Sheeran’s world tour is currently slated to resume on October 22 in Taipei. Sia‘s holiday album Everyday is Christmas has a release date of November 17. The record is made up of 10 original tunes co-written by Sia and Greg Kurstin....

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Fifty Shades Darker Soundtrack Debuts Atop Billboard 200

The soundtrack to Fifty Shades Darker debuts at #1 on this week’s Billboard 200 chart. The compilation earned 123,000 equivalent album units, according to Nielsen Music, 72,000 of which were in traditional album sales. The Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack debuted at #2 in February of 2015. Fifty Shades Darker features the new single “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever” by Zayn and Taylor Swift. A number of artists saw a chart increase thanks to the Grammys. After his performance of “That’s What I Like” and Prince tribute, Bruno Mars moves up to #2 with 24K Magic. The Weeknd‘s Starboy...

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The Weeknd, Muse & Twenty One Pilots Lead Firefly Fest Lineup

The Firefly Music Festival in Dover, DE is the latest to announce its 2017 lineup. This year’s event is topped by The Weeknd, Muse, Twenty One Pilots, Chance the Rapper and Bob Dylan. Also on board for the four-day event are Weezer, Thirty Seconds to Mars, The Shins, Franz Ferdinand, Miike Snow, Phantogram and others. Daya, Judah & The Lion, Kaleo, Glass Animals, AFI and OK Go are some of the other acts announced. Also of note is an appearance from Kesha. The Firefly Festival runs from June 15-18 and the complete lineup can be found at...

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U2, Chili Peppers, The Weeknd & Chance the Rapper Headlining Bonnaroo

The complete lineup for the 2017 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival was revealed this morning. As previously announced, U2 will be one of the headliners, as part of their tour celebrating the 30th anniversary of The Joshua Tree. Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Weeknd and Chance the Rapper are the other headliners for this year’s edition of Bonnaroo. Other notable acts at the top of the bill include Lorde, Cage the Elephant, The Head and the Heart, Travis Scott, Major Lazer, The xx and Flume. Other acts playing the four-day event include Tegan & Sara, Tove Lo, Glass Animals,...

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