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Mariah Carey Among Nominees for Songwriters Hall of Fame

It seems like no matter how many times Mariah Carey says it, there are people who still believe that she doesn’t write her own songs. Or at least, she believes that there are people who believe this—many of her public discussions about her songwriting and how much that particular craft means to her are often…

Bluesy Kelly Clarkson Covers Tracy Chapman's 'Give Me One Reason' Bluesy Kelly Clarkson Covers Tracy Chapman's 'Give Me One Reason'

Tracy Chapman's "Give Me One Reason" has never lacked grit or soul so it seems only natural that Kelly Clarkson—with just the perfect amount of roughness in her voice—would transform the song into a blues number that would feel right at home at your local county fair.

Sunday Night Sign-Off: Happy 50th Birthday Tracy Chapman Sunday Night Sign-Off: Happy 50th Birthday Tracy Chapman

Interestingly enough, it's also Eric Clapton's birthday today, so not only can we celebrate our youthful foray in power woman acoustic singer-songwriter styles, we can also begrudgingly nod toward the dad-rock that probably goaded us in that direction to begin with.

Ellen And Kara Out, J-Lo And Steven Tyler Possibly In At Idol Ellen And Kara Out, J-Lo And Steven Tyler Possibly In At Idol

After only one season, Ellen DeGeneres is stepping down as an American Idol judge:

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Mark Wahlberg's daughter loves to make her daddy suffer. Wahlberg dislocated his thumb, and according to the former Marky Mark, "My four-year-old daughter is loving the fact that I'm in pain. She keeps making me play the Wii and the tennis really kills me." • Do you remember Tracy Chapman and "Fast Car" fondly? Then…

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