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'American Idol' judge Katy Perry shuts down the 'biggest lie' of the music industry

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G-Dragon's Anticipated Comeback: A New Chapter for BIGBANG in 2024

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The music world is buzzing with excitement as G-Dragon, the frontman of the legendary K-pop group BIGBANG, announces his much-anticipated comeback in 2024....

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BTS: Gearing Up for a Mega World Tour Next Year

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Twenty-One Pilots' 'Clancy': A Triumphant Finale to a Decade-Long Saga

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The end of an era has come for Twenty-One Pilots, and with the release of their latest album, "Clancy," the duo has brought their long-running narrative to a triumphant close...

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Lady Gaga Says Her New Music Is ‘Nothing Like Anything That I’ve Ever Made’

May 25, 2024

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Megan Thee Stallion's "Hiss" Climbs to No. 1 Amidst High-Profile Feud

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Kendrick Lamar’s Rise to the Top: Chart-Topping Success Amidst Rap Feud

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The Fine Line Between Inspiration and Infringement: Beyoncé’s ‘Break My Soul’ Lawsuit

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In the intricate world of music creation, inspiration often blurs the lines between originality and infringement. The recent lawsuit against Beyoncé over her hit song "Break My Soul"...

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Zayn Malik Embraces Minimalism and Rawness in 'Room Under the Stairs'

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Since leaving One Direction in 2015, Zayn Malik has embarked on a journey of artistic exploration and self-discovery. His solo debut, Mind of Mine (2016), featured the global hit "Pillowtalk"...

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Sony Music Group warns more than 700 companies against using its content to train AI

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Joshua Bassett Announces Debut Album ‘The Golden Years’: Here’s When It Arrives

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Joshua Bassett is going for gold. After years of making waves in the music industry, the 23-year-old singer-songwriter has finally announced the release of his debut studio album, The Golden Years...

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Static Dress Unleashes a Torrent of Emotion in New Single 'Crying’

May 23, 2024

In an explosive return to the music scene, UK-based post-hardcore band Static Dress has released their latest single, "Crying," capturing the raw energy and intense emotion that the band is renowned..

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Lil Uzi Vert Announces Retirement from Music After “Luv is rage 3”

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In a surprising turn of events, Lil Uzi Vert, the revolutionary Philadelphia rapper, has announced that their upcoming album, "Luv Is Rage 3," will mark the end of their prolific music career. The announcement was made during the Pink Tape Tour in Chicago on October 23, where Uzi revealed their intention to retire from the music industry after one final tour in support of the album.

While Lil Uzi Vert has not disclosed the release date for "Luv Is Rage 3," anticipation is building as fans eagerly await the sequel to the immensely successful "Luv Is Rage 2." The latter, released in August 2017, featured the chart-topping hit "XO Tour Llif3" and went on to achieve double-platinum certification by the RIAA. Uzi has promised one last tour in support of the album, providing fans with a final opportunity to witness their thrilling performances before the curtains close on this chapter of their career.

Expressing a desire for a "normal life," Lil Uzi Vert assured fans that after the completion of the Luv Is Rage 3 tour, they intend to step away from the music industry. This decision follows Uzi's past hints at retiring back in 2019 during the creation of "Eternal Atake." At that time, the rapper expressed a longing for a return to a simpler time, stating on Instagram Stories, "I wanna be normal. I wanna wake up in 2013. You are free."

Lil Uzi Vert's journey to greatness has not been without its challenges. Earlier this year, the artist opened up about spending seven months in rehab for substance abuse. In an interview with 032c, Uzi credited Desiree Perez, CEO and co-founder of Roc Nation, for facilitating their entry into the rehabilitation program. The artist admitted initial hesitation but acknowledged the positive impact the experience had on their life. Through group talks, whiteboard writing, and newfound coping mechanisms, Uzi found support and stability in rehab.

Amongst the retirement announcement, Lil Uzi Vert has been teasing another project called "Barter 16," drawing inspiration from Young Thug's "Barter 6" and Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter" series. The release date and how this project fits into Uzi's retirement plans remain unclear, leaving fans wondering about what surprises the rapper might have in store.

As Lil Uzi Vert prepares to say goodbye to the music industry after the release of "Luv Is Rage 3" and its accompanying tour, fans are left reflecting on the impact of the rapper's groundbreaking career. From chart-topping hits to personal struggles and moments of triumph, Uzi's journey has been one of complexity and authenticity. The upcoming retirement signifies a new chapter for the artist, leaving fans to wonder what the future holds for Lil Uzi Vert beyond the stage and studio.