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5 Memorable Moments from the David Bowie Tribute Concert at Radio City Music Hall

5 Memorable Moments from the David Bowie Tribute Concert at Radio City Music Hall

Originally posted 04/02/2016 12:35PM

Two months ago a concert of David Bowie's music was announced – Famous fans would sing Bowie's songs at Carnegie Hall in New York City in March. Club owner Michael Dorf had intended the show – the tickets for which would raise money for arts education – as a tribute to a living legend. But the day of the announcement, Bowie died at age 69 and the concert was quickly recast as a celebration of a musical life cut short. The timing, said Dorf, of City Winery, led to an outpouring of "fellow artists wanting to show their respect and adoration for his deep repertoire – our phones were going off the hook."

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Relive 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief's Top 5 Moments

Paul McCartney Goes Grunge & 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief's Top Five Moments

Originally posted 12/13/2012 11:00AM

Let's hear it for New York!

On Wednesday night, some of music's biggest stars came together for the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief at Madison Square Garden.

The concert – which included performances from Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, Alicia Keys, Kanye West and more – raised money to benefit those affected by the superstorm in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

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Check Out Rachel Maddow's New $1.25 Million N.Y.C. Apartment

Check Out Rachel Maddow's New $1.25 Million N.Y.C. Apartment

Originally posted 08/12/2010 09:45AM

Rachel Maddow is moving on up – and downtown.

The MSNBC host is ditching her 275 sq.-ft. Manhattan apartment for a more plush pad – specifically R.E.M. lead singer Michael Stipe's apartment in the West Village, reports the real estate blog Curbed.com.

Maddow, 37, who also shares home with girlfriend Susan Mikula in Massachusetts, where they spend their weekends, reportedly purchased the downtown digs for $1.25 million.

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Springsteen, Stipe Hop On Kerry Bandwagon | Bruce Springsteen, Michael Stipe

Springsteen, Stipe Hop On Kerry Bandwagon

Originally posted 10/04/2004 09:30AM

Bruce Springsteen and R.E.M frontman Michael Stipe hit the campaign trail Friday in Philadelphia when they hopped the Vote for Change tour bandwagon, a 10-day series of concerts in battleground states aimed at removing President Bush from office.

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