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Kygo paid tribute to Avicii, the Swedish DJ who died on April 20.

Kygo performs moving tribute to 'biggest inspiration' Avicii

"He was the reason I started making electronic music," he told his Coachella crowd.

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Composer writes concerto in memory of relatives killed in WWI

Gareth Farr discovered three relatives, all from one family, were killed in the war.

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Killers fan gets chance of a lifetime at Spark Arena gig

Brandon Flowers noticed her in the crowd and she was pulled on stage to play the drums.

Grant Fell's ashes were scattered on the stage.

Musician's widow responds to sprinkled ashes at Kiwi music event

Grant Fell's remains were scattered onstage at the Taite Music Prize, upsetting some Māori.

Tyler Kennedy Stent will make one last photo before going off the grid.

Ed Sheeran mural creator heads off-grid after newfound success

He has one more mural to complete before he departs for Nepal.

She won $10,000 for her album Party.

Aldous Harding wins Taite Music Prize

She won $10,000 for her album Party.

Vince Staples; R Kelly

Vince Staples unleashes on 'piece of sh*t' R Kelly

The rapper had some harsh words for who he called "a child molester".

Mariah Carey hit with sexual harassment lawsuit by female ex-manager Stella Bulochnikov, after constantly parading in front of her nude - report.

Mariah Carey hit with sexual harassment lawsuit - report

Her former manager is said to allege the singer was constantly nude around her.

Kendrick Lamar makes history by winning Pulitzer.

Kendrick Lamar makes history by winning Pulitzer

He's the first non-classical or jazz artist to win the prestigious prize.

Amelia Murray is only 24 years old but is selling out shows overseas.

Fazerdaze: From humble beginnings to international star

The Kiwi musician started with no manager, recording studio or publicist.

Wellington trio Mermaidens have been nominated for a Taite Music Prize.

Mermaidens say 'friendship' behind Taite Music prize nomination

The Wellington trio's new album is in the running for New Zealand's biggest independent music award.

Beyonce.

Beyoncé labelled 'greatest artist of generation' after Coachella

Celebrities and critics are showering the pop star with every superlative imaginable.

The Kardashian-Wests were embroiled in a bitter feud with Swift in late 2016.

Taylor Swift savaged over new cover of classic song

It's yet another blow to the already damaged reputation of the pop superstar.

The group has been getting together for bongos and fire twirling for years.

Gold Coast bongo players, fire twirlers challenge council ban

"There's no need to stop it... No one's getting hurt, nothing bad is happening - leave it how it is."

Mason Ramsey was invited to perform at Coachella after his Walmart performance went viral.

Walmart yodelling boy rocks the stage at Coachella

From internet meme to the world's biggest music festival in less than two weeks.

Minaj shared photos of the group on Instagram on Sunday.

Nicki Minaj and Shania Twain hang out at Coachella

"Shania Twain is so dope in real life," Minaj said.

Nicki Minaj gets emotional explaining to Zane Lowe how Cardi B hurt her.

Nicki Minaj tearfully explains to Kiwi how Cardi B hurt her

"I had never seen her show me genuine love in an interview."

Ladi6 announces 2018 NZ tour dates.

Ladi6 announces 2018 NZ tour dates

She's set to perform in places like Russell and Westport as well as the major centres.

Kylie Minogue spoke to The Project live from Berlin.

Kylie Minogue gives Samantha Hayes dancing tips

The superstar joined The Project to talk turning 50, the royal wedding and her new country album.

Shania Twain will perform in New Zealand in December.

Shania Twain: 'I get giddy thinking about playing in NZ'

The best-selling female country artist in history will perform here in December.