Clyde Stubblefield, James Brown's one-time drummer and the creator of one of hip-hop's most popular samples, has died at the age of 73. Stubblefield's wife, Jody Hannon, confirmed the drummer's death to Rolling Stone. The cause of death was kidney failure.

Pearl Jam, Adele, Dolly Parton, My Morning Jacket's Jim James, Kris Kristofferson and more have all put their stamp on songs from Brandi Carlile's The Story for an upcoming all-star tribute album benefiting the War Child UK charity.

Russell Simmons helped lead a gathering of thousands Sunday in New York at the "I Am a Muslim Too" Rally, which declared solidarity with those targeted by Donald Turmp's "Muslim ban" executive order.

Solange, Lil Wayne and Pharrell Williams with the Roots will headline the 10th annual Roots Picnic, which hits Philadelphia's Festival Pier at Penn's Landing on June 3rd.

The latest expansion of the festival is set to kick off in December 2017.... image

Along with 6LACK and Belly.... image

Frank Ocean will headline this year’s festival this July.... image

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