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97.9 WGRD’s September 2014 Top Songs Playlist [Video]

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Taylor Swift’s Isolated Vocals From Her Video Music Awards Performance [Video]

Taylor Swift has taken a ton of heat over the years by people claiming that she can't sing and cannot perform live.

Sunday night at the MTV Video Music Awards, Swift performed her new pop song "Shake It Off."

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Miley Cyrus Sends Homeless Guy Up to Accept Her Video Music Award [Video]

During Sunday night's Video Music Awards on MTV, Miley Cyrus won the award for Video of the Year for her "Wrecking Ball" video.

Instead of just walking up, accepting her award and giving a speech, she did something a little different.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 50 Cent Calls Floyd Mayweather Jr. Illiterate in His Ice Bucket Challenge [Video]

Well, this ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video is definitely different than the rest.

Instead of the normal dumping a bucket of ice on your head and then calling out someone or multiple people to do the same thing, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson had a twist in his video posted on Instagram. He called out boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and insulted him at the same time.

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Motley Crue Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Stage

Motley Crue took up the challenge, and took it on stage in front of thousands of people last night in Virginia Beach!

They asked everyone to get out their phones to and film them getting doused with ice water in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.  They also made a donation of $10,000 to ALS research!

Way to go, guys!  That's awesome!

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Throwback Thursday: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1990 Concert Tour ‘Coming Out of Our Shells’ And Guest Appearance on Oprah [Video]

Some are saying the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot is terrible. However, is it worse than that one time the Ninja Turtles went on a rock concert tour, made an album sponsored by Pizza Hut, then went on Oprah to promote it? Because that was a real thing that happened. Back in August of 1990, the turtles hit the stage with "Coming Out of Their Shells".

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Hilary Duff Bares All in New ‘All About You’ Lyric Clip [Video]

It's all about Hilary Duff in the new lyric video for her latest single 'All About You'!

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GWAR Sets Date for Destruction at The Intersection on Nov. 23! [Video]

Losing the great scumdog of Oderus Urungus will not slow down the killing machine that is GWAR.

Recently, they played their usual GWAR-B-Q and sent Oderus via a Viking Funeral.

However, it's back to business for the earth dominators as they will make their way to The Intersection in Grand Rapids on Nov. 23!

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2014 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival: Godsmack, Seether, Pop Evil Headline Tour Starting Friday in Clarkston

The lineup for the 2014 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival tour has been announced and it features Godsmack, Seether, Skillet, Buckcherry and more.

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The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
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Is Lamb of God’s Drummer Slipknot’s New Drummer?

Since "The Negative One" came out, people have been speculating on who the new drummer for Slipknot is.  Some people think it's still Joey Jordison, since the drum sound is similar.  But more and more people are commenting on the style being that of Chris Adler, the drummer for Lamb of God!

A lot of people.

So many, that Chris has responded to the questions with the most, "I am the drummer" response possible, without actually saying that he's the drummer.

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Metallica’s Black Album Came Out on This Day

In 1992, I was in Kansas getting ready for work, and I clearly remember seeing the video for "Enter Sandman" come on MTV.  Yes, this was back when MTV actually showed music videos, and not crappy (un)reality shows.  Where were you?  What were you doing?

There was so much anticipation for the new album, since they'd been touring relentlessly for their previous albums, and everyone was excited to see what they would do to top ...And Justice for All.

They went in a totally different direction, instead of trying to top it!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Ace Frehley Talks Twitter, Robin Williams, Panty-Dropping Songs [Audio]

This morning, we talked to Ace Frehley, the former lead guitarist and founding member of the band Kiss.

Ace was on to promote his new album, "Space Invader," which is available now.

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