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PHOTOS: Joe Cocker through the years

A look back on the legendary career of the "Up Where We Belong" hitmaker.

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Legendary rocker Joe Cocker dead at 70

The raspy-voiced, Grammy-winning "You Are So Beautiful" singer has lost his battle with lung cancer.

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Smith Westerns confirm split

The group, which formed in 2007, is over.

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Jack White hid records in recliners

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Elton John marries longtime partner under new law

Elton John married David Furnish, converting their civil partnership after laws allowing gay marriage in Britain came into force this year.

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Joan Jett to open for The Who’s 50th anniversary tour

The "My Generation" hitmakers are set to bring their The Who Hits 50! tour to North America.

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Bono back on his feet after surgery

The Irish rocker has been spotted for the first time since undergoing extensive surgery.

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Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed named Rock Hall inductees

The musicians beat other nominees including The Smiths, N.W.A., and Sting.

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Win Butler launches coffee brand

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John Lennon’s killer wants forgiveness from Yoko Ono

Mark Chapman wants the Beatles legend's widow to forgive him for the 1980 slaying.

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Elton John to marry longtime partner

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Taylor Swift retains top spot on Billboard chart

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Billy Corgan calls Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters music sub-par

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U2 top the 2014 albums list

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Rare Bob Dylan collection planned for release

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Green Day guitarist battling cancer

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Lorde goes through garbage for ‘new’ clothes

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PHOTOS: Joe Cocker through the years

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A look back on the legendary career of the "Up Where We Belong" hitmaker.

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Legendary rocker Joe Cocker dead at 70

Updated
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The raspy-voiced, Grammy-winning "You Are So Beautiful" singer has lost his battle with lung cancer.

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