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How Much Does It Cost To Make A Hit Song?

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The judges of The Voice (from left to right) Cee Lo Green, Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton. Michael Desmond/NBC hide caption

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We Are The Champions: Why We Like Singing Talent Shows So Much

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Lady Gaga performs in Carlisle, England in May 2011. Dave Hogan/Getty Images hide caption

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Lady Gaga Sells Latest Album Everywhere, And For Cheap

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Justin Grennen looks on as Carson Daly signals a recent victory for Beverly McClellen on NBC's The Voice. Lewis Jacobs/NBC hide caption

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How NBC's 'The Voice' Is The Anti-'American Idol'

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For those who hope to one day see a video in which "Weird Al" Yankovic adopts many satirized Lady Gaga personas, all's well that ends well. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Usher (left) and Beyonce (right) performed at private concerts funded by the family of Libyan President Moammar Gadhafi. Gadhafi's son Hannibal is at center. Bryan Bedder (l), Juan Barreto (c), Koichi Kamoshida (r)/Getty Images hide caption

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Pop Stars, Private Shows And Political Consequences

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Rapper Eminem performs during the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles last year. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Ann Powers On The Grammys: A Mix Of Sublime, Ridiculous

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Justin Bieber, on the cusp of something. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images hide caption

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Justin Bieber's Big Weekend: Keep Your Eyes On The Haircut

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