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Van Halen’s David Lee Roth Shaves His Head [Video]

For years, David Lee Roth's hair has been as memorable as his outfits -- from the flowing mane of the multi-colored '80s to the parted look of his more recent cover-alls era.

Not anymore.

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Teyana Taylor — Babe of the Day

Meet 23-year-old New York native Teyana Taylor, our Babe of the Day.

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30 Most Anticipated Rock + Metal Albums of 2015

We can't remember the last time so many huge acts all looked to unleash new material in the same 365-day period, so take a peek at what could be in our gallery.

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Category: Lists, Metal, Music, Music News, News, Rock
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This Guy Created a Terrible New Birthday Song [Video]

Warner Bros. owns the copyright on the "Happy Birthday" song.

So, you can't sing it on TV or in a movie unless you pay the company a royalty.

That's insane. But for this reason, a guy in North Carolina, Greg May, decided to write a NEW happy birthday song.

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Six Country Songs That Were Separated at Birth [Audio]

There's a mash-up on YouTube of SIX different hit country songs that sound so similar it's hard to tell when one ends and the other begins.

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What Do You Think of New Kid Rock Song ‘First Kiss?’ [Video/Poll]

WGRD got the new single from Kid Rock today, called "First Kiss", from the album of the same name!

I played it at 5 p.m. today on GRD. And here it is in video form, too, for you to check out.

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Halestorm Counting Down to New Album Annoucement

Halestorm has launched a countdown on its website to January 13. That's the date the band is expected to release details on the upcoming third album.

In an interview with Loudwire Night's Full Metal Jackie, front woman Lzzy Hale talked about the writing while on tour and the upcoming album.

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97.9 WGRD’s January 2015 Playlist [Video]

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Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider: Celine Dion Unknowingly Recorded My Song

Dee Snider says that Celine Dion recorded a Christmas tune in the late '90s without knowing that the Twisted Sister frontman penned the song.

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Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Albums of 2014

The end of the year is a time to reflect on everything that happened in the past year: the best, the worst, the weirdest, the most controversial.

Essentially, it's list time.

And it's also time to have righteous arguments about lists you think totally suck or lists you think are spot on.

That being said, here are Rolling Stone's choices for the top 50 albums of 2014.

The magazine's No. 1 pick? U2's "Songs of Innocence".

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How Much Music Would You Need to Sell to Make Minimum Wage as a Musician?

People immediately assume that musicians who release an album get rich quickly. Even if they're not a huge band or artist, people mistakenly believe that they are suddenly swimming in cash!

This is far from the case.

It's crazy how hard it is for an artist to make money from music sales. Especially with music streaming services, it can be ridiculously hard to make any money.

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97.9 WGRD’s Hottest Topics for 2014

Here are GRD's hottest topics for 2014.

We cover a lot of ground here at 97.9 WGRD.

The list was determined by you -- at least as much as you visited online with 97.9 WGRD.

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