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10 music related stories to Read this weekend

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I know most of you don’t have a lot of time to read during the week, so i decided to compose a list of ten of the most interesting music related stories from the past seven days. If you haven’t subscribed to our
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1. U.S. shuts Megaupload.com, hackers retaliate, after the Feds shutdown content sharing service Megaupload hackers retaliate~ by Jeremy Pelofsky and Jim Finkle

2. The Sean Parker Effect Explains how Sean Parker’s stake in Facebook gives Spotify an unfair advantage over other social music services. (SoSoActive.com)

3. Big Freedia | Live at Public at Public Assembly– New Orleans bounce legend Big Freedia performing live at Public Assembly~Pitchfork TV

4. Jay-Z’s Rocawear Recently Laid Off Half Its Staff– Jay-Z’s clothing label lays off half of its staff- by Billboard.biz

5. FBI Shuts Down SWIZZ BEATZ’S MEGAUPLOAD, Worker Taken Into Custody– Shortly after it was discovered hitmaker Swizz Beatz is the brains behind popular file-sharing website Megaupload, the FBI have shut down the site and issued criminal charges.~ Cyrus Langhorne(SOHH.com)

6. Paul McCartney releases fifteenth solo album After 50 plus years in music game, Paul McCartney is set to release his fifteenth solo album titled “Kisses on the Bottom.”~SoSoActive.com

7. DMX, Eve, The LOX To Reunite On Ruff Ryders Tour-At their height, Ruff Ryders were one of the most electrifying crews in rap. Now, DMX, Swizz Beatz, Eve and the LOX are planning to reunite on an upcoming Ruff Ryders Tour.~Rob Markman (MTV.com)

8. Machine Gun Kelly & Tech N9ne Team Up For The Longest Rap Tour Ever-90 Shows in 99 days, need I say more?~JACOB MOORE(Complex)

9. Lady Gaga Announces Born This Way Foundation Launch-Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation will launch February 29 with a fete at Harvard University~by John Mitchell(MTV.com)

10. In the Event of My Demise: The Death of a Rock Star-The life and times of a few rock stars that died in their primes~SoSoActive.com