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Andre 3000: ‘Will I be the ‘Hey Ya!’ guy forever?’

In this Nov. 13, 2012 file photo, musician and actor Andre Benjamin, better known as Andre 3000, appears at a promotional event for Gillette in New York. The Grammy-winning rapper says he hasn’t figured out what to do next in music. His last album with his best-selling group Outkast was released in 2006. The performer is the star of the Jimi Hendrix biopic, “Jimi: All Is By My Side,” released last week. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sometimes Andre 3000 wonders: “Will I be the ‘Hey Ya!’ guy forever?”

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Family gives Lady Antebellum new outlook

In this June 4, 2014 file photo, members of Lady Antebellum, from left, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley arrive at the CMT Awards in Nashville,Tenn. The bands latest release, "747," was released this week. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Before singer Charles Kelley and his Lady Antebellum bandmates started writing songs for their new album, Kelley’s wife advised him to take a few chances rather than stick to the minimal, mellow sound that dominated the trio’s last two albums.

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John Mellencamp and his impressive co-authors

In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, singer-songwriter John Mellencamp poses for a portrait to promote his 22nd album "Plain Spoken" at the Greenwich Hotel in New York. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — John Mellencamp feels he has some impressive co-writers for his latest songs, like playwright Tennessee Williams and folk legend Pete Seeger.

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Review: ‘Indian Ink’ is witty mockery of Brits

In this image released by Roundabout Theatre Company, Rosemary Harris, from left, Romola Garai and Bhavesh Patel appear in a scene from Tom Stoppard’s “Indian Ink”, currently performing off-Broadway at the Laura Pels Theatre in New York.  (AP Photo/Roundabout Theatre Company, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Stoppard’s witty 1995 play “Indian Ink” takes a romantic look back at India under waning British rule, gently mocking both the British Raj and some of the English-smitten “natives.”

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Gunn shifts from ‘Breaking Bad’ to ‘Gracepoint’

This photo released by Fox shows David Tennant, left, Detective Emmett Carver and Anna Gunn, Detective Ellie Miller as they interview Jack Reinhold in the Event Series Premiere of "Gracepoint," airing Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on Fox. (AP Photo/Fox, Ed Araquel)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The average TV binge viewer is indulging in catch-up. When Anna Gunn dove headlong into the British crime drama “Broadchurch,” it was homework.

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