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Joan Jett remembers her days as a 'sh--head punk' at Hammerstein Ballroom

Joan Jett

Image Credit: Courtesy of Little Kids Rock

When Joan Jett started out playing grimy L.A. clubs with the Runaways in 1975, she probably never imagined she’d play to a crowd like the one that convened Thursday night at Manhattan’s Hammerstein Ballroom. Fans paid as much as $10,000 each to gain entry to the 6th Annual Little Kids Rock Benefit, which featured tributes to the femme-rock legend by artists including Cheap Trick, Alice Cooper, and Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong.

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Johnny Depp and Alice Cooper's supergroup will pay tribute to Lemmy Kilmister at Grammys

The Hollywood Vampires — the supergroup made up of Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper, and Joe Perry, among others — will pay tribute to the late Lemmy Kilmister at the Grammy Awards, Cooper revealed to Rolling Stone Thursday. The Recording Academy confirmed the tribute to EW.

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Chris Stapleton, Gary Clark Jr., Bonnie Raitt will pay tribute to B.B. King at Grammys

Chris Stapleton, Gary Clark Jr., and Bonnie Raitt will honor the late B.B. King, who died in May at the age of 89, at this year’s Grammy Awards, CBS announced Thursday. Clark and Raitt are both previous Grammy winners, while Stapleton is up for four awards this year.

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Johnny Depp and Alice Cooper's Hollywood Vampires cover the Who's 'My Generation'

September’s about to be a big month for Johnny Depp: The actor’s starring as Whitey Bulger in Black Mass, and his album as part of the Hollywood Vampires, a collective that includes Alice Cooper and Aerosmith’s Joe Perry, comes out Sept. 11 — and rock fans can get their first taste of the self-titled album now.

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Alice Cooper thrills 'Rock of Ages' crowd

Alice Cooper

Image Credit: Ian West/Press Association/AP Images

Shock-rocker Alice Cooper has surprised the audience at Rock of Ages by joining the cast of the West End musical on stage. The 64-year-old delighted spectators in London on Tuesday night by performing his classic hit “School’s Out” to mark the anniversary of the track going to No. 1 in the U.K. charts 40 years ago this week.

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