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Willie Nelson surprised audiences at the Supermensch premiere. Photo by Shelley Neuman
Kanye West and Jay Z together in Watch the Throne tour 2011
Kanye West and Jay Z performed at SXSW. GooglePlus
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Hopdoddy debuts their new burger, Boss Hogg. Hopdoddy/Facebook
SXSW Supermensch Shep Gordon After Party Willie Nelson
Kanye West and Jay Z together in Watch the Throne tour 2011
Boss Hogg burger Hopdoddy

SXSW is coming to an end, and with it the throngs of celebrities, musicians, technorati and industry folks are heading home. Before they go, let's take a look back at the SXSW-dominated top stories of the week. 

1. Willie Nelson surprised guests by showing up to Mike Myers' Supermensch after-party at Threadgill's. Naturally, the audience loved every minute of the beloved musician's performance.

2. Kanye West and Jay Z perform at SXSW (for Samsung Galaxy owners). 

3. Could Austin-San Antonio be the next Dallas-Fort Worth

4. Executive Editor Arden Ward selected the can't-miss free official showcases of SXSW. 

5. Speaking of Jay Z, he loves Via 313 — and Bieber loves Banger's.

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