U2

Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic. (Mark Davis/Getty Images)

How U2 Influenced OneRepublic’s Personal New Album

With OneRepublic’s new album, Native (out today), leader Ryan Tedder wanted to show a more personal side of the band. He wanted each song to sound like it was straight from the heart, but written specifically for the fans. […]

03/26/2013

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Next Pope Betting Odds!

Here at AMP Radio, we’ll come up any reason we can to turn something into a competition. Today, it’s all about the next pope! In case you haven’t heard, Pope Benedict is stepping down from […]

02/27/2013

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What’s That Song: Shiny Toy Guns

In this edition of What’s That Song, Los Angeles based rock band Shiny Toy Guns took on the task of identifying several GRAMMY Record of the Year winners from the past. It is one of the oldest […]

01/14/2013

Carson Daly: Lady Gaga Surpasses Oprah On Forbes Celebrity 100 List

[photogallerylink id=98412] Move over, Oprah! [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lady Gaga[/lastfm] has topped Forbes’ Celebrity 100 List, just in time for the release of her Born This Way album next week. It wasn’t an easy task to dethrone […]

05/18/2011

Akon: Hip-Hop Is “A Virus”

Fans, musicians and critics alike often find themselves asking, “what is hip-hop?” The genre has expanded into so many areas in the last decade that it can be hard to tell. Maybe that’s why, instead […]

11/02/2010

Black Eyed Peas To Play Super Bowl Halftime Show

Technically, the [lastfm]Black Eyed Peas[/lastfm] won’t be “getting it started” at Super Bowl XLV in February of 2011. But the Los Angeles hip-hop group will be right in the middle of it – the Peas […]

09/17/2010

AMP Music Minute: Shakira’s Illegal Production

[lastfm]Shakira[/lastfm] is stopping traffic. [lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm] and [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] plan to go on tour. What artist tweeted about a tour that isn’t happening?

08/25/2010

Jay-Z Teams Up With … U2?

The biggest band in the world and the biggest rapper in the world look poised to rock the land down under this fall, as [lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm] will the special guest the [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] 360 tour through Australia […]

08/24/2010

Better & Richer With Age

  This just in: Our favorite list-makers from Forbes have just figured out the latest figures on which musicians make the most moolah. Who is it? How much do they make? Will Justin Bieber marry […]

07/20/2010

Gossip Gate: Mariah Carrey, Angelina Jolie & Johnny Depp

Mariah Carey tells Larry King about being in an abusive relationship. Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp to be on screen lovahs. U2 does needs to learn the meaning of irony.

11/05/2009

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