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Katy Perry (left) and Miley Cyrus at the Pre-Grammy Gala in February. Lester Cohen/WireImage hide caption

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The electronic band Chvrches comprises Lauren Mayberry, Martin Doherty (center) and Iain Cook. Stephanie Shim/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Chvrches Talks Technology (And 'Ghostbusters')

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Jack Johnson On World Cafe

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Long Way Home is British singer Tom Odell's debut. Andrew Whitton/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tom Odell: A Polarizing New Voice Shows Promise

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She & Him On World Cafe

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Listen: Barry Manilow On 'Song Travels'

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Trent Reznor (left) of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails, which puts its seventh album, Hesitation Marks, out next Tuesday. Rapper Earl Sweatshirt (right) released his major label debut on Tuesday. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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This week, Lady Gaga (left) released the song "Applause," from her forthcoming album ARTPOP, and Katy Perry released "Roar," from Prism. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Fall Pop Preview: A 'Roar' Of 'Applause' For New Music

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