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Demi Lovato Sued by Indie Rock Duo Sleigh Bells for Alleged Copyright Infringement

ABC/Paula LoboSleigh Bells are ringing for Demi Lovato. The singer is being sued by the indie rock duo for copyright infringement, according to court papers obtained by The Hollywood Reporter. Sleigh Bells members Derek E. Miller and Sydney Alexis Krauss filed court papers in California on Monday claiming that Lovato’s track “Stars,” which was released

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Jessie J Hopes to Duet with Old Schoolmate Adele on Next Album

Simon Emmett; Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagicWhat are the chances that two girls in the same year at the same school would both go on to become multi-million-selling global pop stars?  If it actually happened, those two girls should definitely record a duet, right?  And that’s why Jessie J’s hoping to sing with Adele. Before Jessie and Adele —

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John Legend Is the Newest American Family Insurance Brand Ambassador

Business WireAmerican Family Insurance has signed Grammy award winner John Legend as the company’s newest brand ambassador.  Legend’s music will be featured in ad campaigns for the private mutual insurance organization, and he also will be partnering with the brand via public appearances and performances.  “American Family’s message about the power of pursuing a dream

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Justin Bieber Releasing Affordable Purpose Tour Merch at Forever 21

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCIf you couldn’t afford Justin Bieber’s high-end tour merchandise at Barneys, we’ve got good news for you. The singer is releasing a new, budget-friendly Purpose tour collection at Forever 21. According to Women’s Wear Daily, the collection will debut in stores and online on August 29. The line includes

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Christina Aguilera to Perform on Two-Part Premiere of Her Music Game Show, "Tracks"

ABC/Randy HolmesChristina Aguilera will launch her new music-based Spike TV game show, Tracks, in style with back-to-back episodes and special performances from the pop superstar featured in both. Rapper, actor and former host of BET’s 106 & Park, Shad Moss — better known as Bow Wow — will host the show, which will feature teams of two

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Lady Gaga’s Producer RedOne: Only She Knows What Her Album Sounds Like

Todd Williamson/Getty Images/Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images Lady Gaga surprised fans by announcing the release of a new single in September called “Perfect Illusion.”  But her new album, which fans have nicknamed LG5, doesn’t have a release date, and even people who worked on it apparently don’t have a clue about how it’s going to

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Taylor Swift Donates One Million Dollars to Louisiana Flood Relief

ABC/Lou RoccoTaylor Swift is offering more than prayers to Louisiana, which is suffering from massive flooding that has killed at least 11 people.  She’s donating a million dollars to help the victims. In a statement to ABC Radio via her rep, Swift noted that Louisiana residents “made us feel completely at home” when she and

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See Ya: Justin Bieber’s Instagram Account Is Offline

Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesJustin Bieber has apparently made good on his threat to make his Instagram account private.  As of Tuesday morning, when you go there, you’re greeted with the message, “Sorry, this page isn’t available.” It could be just a coincidence, but Justin’s missing account — which had close to 78 million followers — comes

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Gavin DeGraw Debuts Album Cover Art and New Song

RCA RecordsGavin DeGraw’s album release is getting closer — and now we have the cover art and another new song. The cover for Gavin’s fifth studio album, Something Worth Saving, features a red heart with a flock of birds flying out of it.  The album is available for pre-order now, and comes out September 9.

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Chainsmokers Don’t Want to Be a Typical, Faceless EDM Act

Frank ApollonioMany EDM acts are global stars, but nobody really knows what they look like.  But thanks to the hits “Roses” and “Don’t Let Me Down,” deejay duo Chainsmokers are so high-profile, they’re starting to get recognized, which they say they can handle…for now. “We’re at that nice point where it’s not too often and

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What’s the Craziest Tabloid Story Hozier’s Been a Part Of? Hint: It Involves Taylor Swift

ABC/Fred LeeAfter “Take Me to Church” made Hozier a worldwide star, he started hanging out with people like Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift, and instantly became a tabloid target.  So what’s the craziest thing he’s ever read about himself?  Predictably, it involved Taylor. “I went to see HAIM perform,” Hozier tells ABC Radio, referring to

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Jennifer Lopez to Play “The Cocaine Godmother” in HBO Film

Jason Merritt/Getty Images via ABCJennifer Lopez is getting gritty for her next role. The singer-actress has signed on to play drug lord Griselda Blanco in a new HBO film, Variety reports. Blanco, who was known as “The Cocaine Godmother,” dominated the U.S. drug trade in the 1970s and ’80s and became the most powerful female

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Justin Bieber Spotted Holding Hands with Lionel Richie’s Daughter

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCIt looks like Justin Beiber has a new girl in his life — and it’s Lionel Richie’s daughter, Sofia. U.K.’s The Daily Mail has pictures of the 17-year-old model leaving Bieber’s Los Angeles area home on Tuesday morning. The two have been spending some time together over the past

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Alicia Keys and Miley Cyrus Star in New "The Voice" Promo

NBCUniversalThe new season of The Voice is right around the corner, a promotional video of intergalactic proportions has been released for anxious fans.   The Men in Black-themed clip features new judges Alicia Keys and Miley Cyrus, along with longtime judges Adam Levine and Blake Shelton. Keys transforms from the Statue of Liberty to regular

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Taylor Lautner Confirms Taylor Swift Wrote “Back to December” About Him

Photo by Philip Ramey/Corbis via Getty ImagesRemember that brief moment in time when Taylor Swift dated Twilight actor Taylor Lautner? That moment was said to have been immortalized in Taylor’s song “Back to December,” and now Taylor Lautner has confirmed that the song is indeed about him. During a Facebook Live video to promote the

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Lorde, Bastille & More to Judge 2016 International Songwriting Competition

ABC/Lou RoccoLorde, Bastille and American Authors are among the artists who will serve as judges for the 2016 International Songwriting Competition. They, along with other recording artists and industry executives, will help choose 71 winners across 23 categories representing different genres of music. The annual competition, which launched in 2002, is open to both amateur

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Grammy Exec. Producer Agrees Adele vs. Beyonce Will Be This Year’s Big Showdown

XL Recordings/Columbia; Parkwood/ColumbiaThis year’s Grammy Awards will take place February 12, 2017, but most people already predicting that it’ll be a showdown between two of the biggest and most acclaimed albums of the past year: Adele’s 25 and Beyonce’s Lemonade.  The guy in charge of the Grammys telecast agrees with that prediction — to a

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Bastille Announces Mini North American Tour

C Brandon/RedfernsBastille has announced a mini North American tour in support of their forthcoming album, Wild World. The brief trek, officially dubbed the Born to Be Wild World tour, kicks off October 2 in Washington, D.C. and concludes with two shows at The Troubadour in Los Angeles on October 9 and 10. Visit BastilleBastille.com for

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Mariah Carey Talks Twin Talents and Co-Parenting with Nick Cannon

ABC/Randy HolmesMariah Carey‘s adorable twins, Moroccan and Monroe are apparently the real show stoppers on her new E! docu-series, Mariah’s World. The singer tells E! News, “It’s fun for them. They want to be around it,” Mariah revealed, adding, “They are so funny that they should have their own show because they’re twins and they

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Justin Bieber and DJ Snake Release “Let Me Love You” — and It’s Not a Selena Duet

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCAfter speculation that exes Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez duetted on the new DJ Snake track “Let Me Love You,” we can now tell you that’s not the case. DJ Snake’s new album, Encore, was released today and it includes the song with only the Biebs on vocals. “Don’t

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