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Jay Leno's Tonight Show Ratings BOOM Confuses The Hell Out Of NBC Execs Trying To Can Him!

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Like Charlie Brown trying to kick a football, NBC just whiffed again!

In the past year, the flailing network needlessly torpedoed Ann Curry's career, completely bumbled the coverage of the Olympics, and even announced the premature death of astronaut rock legend Neil Young!

Replacing Jay Leno on The Tonight Show with the younger Jimmy Fallon is just about the only thing they did right!!

…Or did they?!

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Foo Fighters Help Global Citizen Festival Get $1.3 BILLION In Commitments To End Extreme Poverty

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Last Saturday, the Global Poverty Project hosted the Global Citizen Festival on the Great Lawn of Central Park in NYC.

All sorts of artists performed including Neil Young with Crazy Horse, the Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Band of Horses, K’naan and John Legend.

Through their supporting non-profits partners, the festival announced $1,314,700,000 in commitments that will go to support anti-poverty initiatives!

That's an unbelievable amount!

We're so glad the festival was such a huge success!

Check out the video (above) to hear Dave Grohl, of the Foo Fighters, and Hugh Evans, CEO and co-founder of The Global Poverty Project, thank everyone who helped them get over a billion dollars of support!

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Adele Is BACK At The Top Of The Billboard 200 Album Chart!

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Even if she's gone for a little while, she's never too far away to bust back in and reclaim that throne!

If it isn't ridiculous enough that Adele's incredible sophomore album, 21, has not left the top ten of the Billboard 200 album chart in 68 weeks since it was released back in February of 2011, our Goddess has once again climbed to the number one spot this week for the 24th TIME by selling

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Jimmy Fallon's New French Girlfriend Smokes During Sex!

It's no Carly Rae Jepsen sing-a-long, but it'll do!!

Jimmy Fallon made a very special guest appearance on… well, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, to play a song off his new album, Blow Your Pants Off

Ch-Ch-Check out Jacques Le Fallon in a beret and pencil-thin mustache (above) as he sings New French Girlfriend!!

Pants Off hits stores on Tuesday and features collaborations with everyone from

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Was Steve Jobs Working On A Master-Quality iPod With Neil Young??

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According to Neil Young, he and Steve Jobs were working on a iPod that would handle master-quality audio files!

Young has always been the first to argue that MP3s suck — and that they only offer about 5% the fidelity of vinyl and other ways to playback.

He's a huge proponent of lossless filetypes, saying:

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Influential Guitarist Bert Jansch Has Passed Away

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A sad day for the music world.

He may not have had a household name, but Bert Jansch was an incredibly influential guitarist who has passed away of lung cancer at 67-years-old.

Bert was an influence on many well-known artists, including Nick Drake and Devandra Banhart. He was even ripped off by Jimmy Page, who used Bert's arrangement for the song Blackwaterside on the track Black Mountain Side (from Led Zeppelin's debut album).

More than anything else,

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Neil Young To Go On Solo Tour This Spring, Announces Dates

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Neil Young fans, rejoice!

Starting April 15th, Young will be going on a solo tour featuring songs from his September release Le Noise, as well as plenty of his greatest hits.

Here are the dates for his spring tour:

04/15 Durham, NC Durham PAC
04/17 Richmond, VA Landmark Theater
04/19 Boston, MA Wang Theatre
04/20 Boston, MA Wang Theatre
04/22 Providence, RI Providence PAC
04/24 New York, NY Avery Fisher Hall
04/25 New York, NY Avery Fisher Hall
04/27 Baltimore, MD Hippodrome
04/28 Baltimore, MD Hippodrome
04/30 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theatre
05/01 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theatre
05/03 Cincinnati, OH Aronoff Center
05/04 Detroit, MI Fox Theatre
05/06 Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre
05/07 Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre

Will U go see Neil perform this Spring?

[Image via WENN.]

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