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LANY are playing their first New Zealand show.

Hot indie-pop band LANY a little big in a lot of countries 47 minutes ago

They're the most streamed artist of all time on Spotify Discover.

Justin Bieber delivered a rousing tribute to Ariana Grande concert bombing victims last month.

Justin Bieber cuts short Purpose World Tour

Justin Bieber's abandoning the rest of his Purpose world tour, leaving thousands of US and Asian fans disappointed.

Chester Bennington

Internet users spreading sick lies about Bennington's death

A fake news website is capitalising on the Linkin Park singer's death by saying he was murdered.

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Japandroids' secret sound: 'Just add more amps'

The Canadian rock duo is back on the road after a three-year break.

Bennington was found dead in his California home on Thursday morning (US time).

Chilling interview with Linkin Park frontman resurfaces

"[My head] is like a bad neighbourhood, and I should not go walking alone," he said, just weeks before his suicide.

The 'Sorry' hitmaker's lifestyle has generated "public dissatisfaction", according to officials.

Bieber banned from China due to 'bad behaviour'

Is it too late now to say sorry?

French singer Barbara Weldens dies on stage from suspected electrocution

French singer Barbara Weldens dies on stage

She collapsed after suffering a suspected electrocution.

Chester Bennington performing in the UK in July, 2017

Watch: Chester Bennington's final performance

Haunting footage of the Linkin Park frontman's last gig has emerged as fans reel from the news of his death.

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington and Mike Shinoda in Auckland in 2013

Newshub's 2013 interview with Chester Bennington

Remembering the Linkin Park frontman's last visit to New Zealand.

Chester Bennington.

Hear Chester Bennington sing at Chris Cornell's funeral

He performs a touching cover of Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah'.

Chester Bennington was a hero to many rock fans.

Linkin Park's best five songs

Chester Bennington leaves behind some of the best rock music of the early 2000s.

Chester Bennington's life had been blighted by drug addiction and depression.

Celebs, musicians pay tribute to Chester Bennington

Rihanna, Jimmy Kimmel and Chance the Rapper are among the stars sending their condolences.

Chester Bennington was 41.

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead

He was found after an apparent suicide on the birthday of his friend, the late Chris Cornell.

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Kirin J Callinan's 'grotesque' music comes to Kiwi stages

His unique sound saw him booed when he opened for Crowded House.

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Sisqo unleashes new 'Thong Song'

The remixed version is custom-made for 2017 butts to groove to.

Miley Cyrus twerking.

Miley 'felt sexualised' after infamous twerking routine

Now she tells us how that racy 'Blurred Lines' dance really made her feel.

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Christchurch band Decades challenges expectations

Their debut album is about what happens when you tear your own world apart, then realise how necessary it was.

The Night King

Did Spotify get these Game of Thrones playlists right?

The night is dark and full of... metal, or maybe indie folk.

Rami Malek.

Queen finds their new Freddie Mercury

Rami Malek will don the moustache and crown as Freddie Mercury in the long-awaited Queen biopic.

A first look at the baby twins.

First look at Beyoncé's twins

Beyoncé has posted an incredible first image of the babies to Instagram.