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Maurice Townsend Performs John Legend’s ‘So High’ on ‘American Idol’ [VIDEO]

That's right, it's 'American Idol' time again! In this episode, the judges have brought the auditions to Detroit and found some impressive talent.

After worrying in the holding booth, Maurice Townsend, a full-time student from Grand Rapids, Mich., who is a minister of music at his church, performed John Legend's 'So High.'

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Justin Bieber’s Mom Pattie Mallette: ‘Pray for Him’

Justin Bieber's mom is concerned about her son's recent antics and alleged drug use, and in response, she's turning to the power of prayer for help.

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Shakira’s Self-Titled Album Out March 25

Shakira, currently burning up radio with 'Can't Remember to Forget You,' her tropical, semi-ska duet with Rihanna, has revealed that her new album will be self-titled and will drop March 25.

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Tickets For Katy Perry’s Grand Rapids Tour Stop On Sale Jan. 27

Last week, we learned that Katy Perry will be stopping in Grand Rapids to play Van Andel Arena as part of her Prismatic World Tour. Katy is scheduled to take the stage at the Van Andel on Aug. 10, but up until now, that's all we knew.

Today, more details about the show have been announced, including a special pre-sale for Citi card holders and Perry's Facebook fans.

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The Wanted Are Taking a Break…But Are Not Breaking Up

One Direction's chief rivals in the Wanted have announced they are taking a break… but it's not a breakup, so relax!

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Beyonce, Jay Z, Bruno Mars and Katy Perry Performing at 2014 Grammy Awards

The superstars are coming to this year's 56th annual Grammy Awards -- with newly-announced performances by the likes of Beyonce Knowles; her husband, Jay Z; and Bruno Mars.

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Kelly Clarkson Is Having a Girl!

Her prediction has come true -- Kelly Clarkson is having a baby girl! The singer announced the exciting news on Twitter today.

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Grand Rapids’ Blue Molly Disbands [Video]

By John Sinkevics | Local Spins

Blue Molly has played its final show as a band.

The award-winning Grand Rapids blues and soul group, led by dynamic singer Molly Bouwsma Schultz, is calling it

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Former Toto Singer Dennis ‘Fergie’ Frederiksen Dies [Video]

Former Toto, Trillion and Le Roux singer Dennis "Fergie" Frederiksen died Saturday after a nearly four-year battle with cancer. He was 62 years old.

A Grand Rapids native and Central Michigan University-educated, Frederiksen sang on Toto's 1984 "Isolation" album, which featured the hit single "Stranger in Town."

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Gwen Stefani Reveals Baby's Sex
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Gwen Stefani Joins Instagram, Reveals 3rd Child’s Sex

Gwen Stefani joined Instagram today (Jan. 17) and she did so in big way. The pregnant singer posted a pic of her usually gorgeous self, red lips and all, with a crown on her head, revealing the sex of her third child.

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Bruno Mars Busy with Super Bowl and Moonshine Jungle World Tour [Video]

After Bruno Mars sings with the Red Hot Chili Peppers at Super Bowl XLVIII's halftime show on Feb. 2 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., the singer is going to focus on launching the next leg of his Moonshine Jungle World Tour that includes his June 17 stop in Grand Rapids.

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Katy Perry’s Prismatic World Tour Hitting Grand Rapids on Aug. 10 [Video & Audio]

Katy Perry is coming to Grand Rapids in August.

Perry will kick off the North American leg of her Prismatic World Tour on June 22 in Raleigh, N.C., and she has scheduled an Aug. 10 performance at Van Andel Arena.

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