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Avicii tributes pour in following Swedish DJ's death

(CNN)Grammy nominated Swedish DJ Avicii died Friday, his publicist confirmed to CNN. But he also saw the downside of fame in the electronic dance music genre known as EDM. “It’s very easy to become too attached to partying,” he told Rolling Stone last year. “You become lonely and get anxieties. It becomes toxic.” He retired

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Kendrick Lamar is a Pulitzer Prize winner

(CNN)Kendrick Lamar now has a Pulitzer Prize to go with all his Grammy Awards. Lamar’s politically charged performance at the Grammy Awards in January won him wide praise. “DAMN” picked up best rap album at the award show. His song “Humble” also picked up best rap performance, best rap song and best music video. The

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Dolores O'Riordan of The Cranberries dies at age 46

(CNN)Dolores O’Riordan, the lead singer of the Irish band The Cranberries, died in London on Monday, according to a statement from her publicist. In 2007, O’Riordan launched a solo project with her album “Are you Listening?” before reuniting with the group in 2009.She also teamed up with The Smiths’ bassist Andy Rourke and DJ Ole