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2012 Was Officially Awful For The Music Industry

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Adele has had the top-selling album. Which came out in 2010. Uh oh.

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Enjoy This Holiday-Themed Handbell Cover Of Adele’s ‘Rolling In The Deep’

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Here's a lovely cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" by the Impulse Handbell Ensemble, a group of musically talented New Jersey high school students.


The Most-Played Karaoke Song Of 2012 Surprisingly Isn’t By Journey

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A list of the most-played karaoke songs of 2012, shockingly topped by someone who isn't a member of Journey or Bon Jovi.


Adele Keeps Raking In Sales As “21” Crosses 10-Million Mark

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"The 24-year-old British songstress's album 21 has sold more than 10 million copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.


2012’s Most Popular Funeral Songs Proves People Associate Adele With Death

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Shockingly, Pearl Jam's "Alive" is nowhere to be seen on the list of 2012's most popular funeral songs.


Adele’s Bond theme is the worst Bond theme in history

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I posted a clip the other day, but here's Adele's full Bond theme song from Skyfall.


Adele’s ‘Skyfall’ Has Dropped And It Is Fantastic

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Josh will be around later with the best new songs of the week, but this is too good and too important not to give it's own post: the highly anticipated "Skyfall" by Adele is simply fantastic.


Hear Adele’s Theme Song For The Next James Bond Movie, ‘Skyfall’


If "Bond-y" was an actual genre of music, that's what this song would fall under.


Here’s Adele’s theme from Skyfall

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Word that Adele would be singing the theme song for Skyfall, the latest James Bond movie, hit late last night/this morning, and was of limited importance to me as I'm not a 15-year-old girl or a 30-year-old mopey cat lady, but now there's an audio clip online and you can listen for yourself.


7.5 The Cooler

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Ashle Danger Boy George, Russell Simmons Speak Out In Support Of Frank Ocean [NME] Adele's '21' Is Leading 2012 Album Sales [USA Today] Report: Smaller, Cheaper iPad Coming [The Daily Beast] How Many Lives Does A Brand Have.

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6.20 The Cooler

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Alice Goodwin Do People Have More Sex During The Summer.


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Good afternoon you princes of Maine, you kings of New England, you stalkers of In the offing for today: The Avengers and Queen combine perfectly in this music video [@RossPeacock via /film] This is Wes Anderson's Battleship.


Which Country Has The Worst Taste In Music?

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Last week, Adele’s 21, which has sold more than 20 million copies worldwide since being released in January last year, leapfrogged Michael Jackson’s Thriller to become the fifth selling album in U.


Important Contributions To Music History (And Links)


Death, Redemption, & Kisses in the Rain: Plot of The Lucky One Recreated with Reviews |Film Drunk| Meme Watch: Inappropriate Timing Bill Clinton Is Here To Liven Up The Press Conference |UPROXX| How To Survive At Coachella, As Told By Miss Info, A-Trak & Childish Gambino |Smoking Section| A Man Dares To Dream, Orders Burger With 1050 Bacon Strips From Burger King |UPROXX| 25 Better Portraits For Carmelo Anthony’s New York City Apartment |With Leather| A Mini-Rant: What the Hell Happened to ‘The Office’.


James Bond Just Wants To Chug A Brew, Bro

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In a move that probably would have helped MGM avoid nearly losing the entire franchise, James Bond – both the character and the man who plays him – will be used to shill for Heineken a little heavier than usual as the release of Skyfall approaches.

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Man Soothingly Covers Adele's 'Rolling In The Deep' On Chinese GuZheng


Prior to this morning, I'd no idea what the traditional Chinese stringed instrument known as a "GuZheng" looks or sounds like, but I recognized it instantly when I clicked play on the video above of a GuZheng player(.


Adele Vs. Daft Punk – “Something About The Fire (Carlos Serrano Mix)”

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