This is so cool!
In what will be the first open-air concert by a British band in the history of the country, Cuba will host a free concert by the Rolling Stones, the band announced Tuesday!
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With Cuba opening itself up to the West, one of the changes coming will be things like this: more worldly events, and more opportunities and experiences for the Cuban people.
For the Stones, it's a great way to perform a once-in-a-lifetime concert and add one more country to the band's list of hundreds of nations they've already visited on tour over the last five decades!
On their official website, the Stones released a message about their decision to play in Cuba:
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Talk about a historic trip!
In an unprecedented move, President Barack Obama announced Thursday he will be visiting Havana, Cuba on March 21 in an effort to open up relations between our two countries.
Obama will be the first President to visit Cuba while in office since Calvin Coolidge's trip in 1928!
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But Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes tells Medium he thinks this trip will be different, saying:
"President Coolidge traveled to Cuba on a U.S. battleship, so this will be a very different kind of visit."
President Obama announced the important news on Twitter Thursday morning, saying:
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Fast & Furious may be headed to Cuba!
A bit over a year after Barack Obama re-established ties and eased travel restrictions, the franchise's eighth chapter may become the first major Hollywood film in the country in over 50 years.
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Director F. Gary Gray (Straight Outta Compton) is looking to take the series where no movie has gone since the 1962 embargo.
According to a statement from the studio:
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Today is going to be one amazing day!
Conan O'Brien and his team will air a special of our favorite red headed late night host traveling to Cuba for the first time in the show's history!
And Conan looks to be our MAIN man in Havana!
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The preview features Conan doing all sort of things in the small country, things he's wanted to do for a VERY long time!
He's singing, he's dancing, he's wearing a white suit! Basically he does what any person would want to do on a vacation in Cuba!
Taste a little bit of that comedy genius of his by checking out the Conan preview down (below) !!! And remember to tune in tonight at 11/10c on TBS to watch the whole thing!
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He's finally done it. Conan O'Brien has gone where no talk show host has gone before!
Well, not for 50 years anyway.
Conan went to Cuba!
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For the first time since Jack Paar's Tonight Show back in 1959, the late night host took his show on the road — then presumably on the boat — to film an episode in Havana!
CoCo posted the pic of his trip (above), writing:
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Cuba Gooding Jr. isn't your average hockey fan.
He not only plays hockey in his free time, he's just straight up a huge hockey lover!!
That's probably why he got so excited at a Chicago Blackhawks preseason game last night. He was at center ice and he was asked to participate in a fun little game called Shoot the Puck.
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It's not like things had been going well for Justin Bieber BEFORE his DUI arrest, but he still had ONE Belieber who belieb-ed in him!
After earning a big win at the Australian Open, Eugenie Bouchard decided to let the world know she had come down with a SERIOUS case of Bieber Fever!!
Well, before getting in trouble in Miami last night (and being spotted with a mystery girl), apparently,
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