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Iggy Azalea Is New Host of MTV’s "House of Style"

Ethan Miller/Getty Images via ABC)MTV’s fashion show House of Style is coming back with a “Fancy” new host: Iggy Azalea. The channel is officially reviving the show, which first started back in 1989 with original host Cindy Crawford.  The new series debuts on August 4, and according to MTV, Iggy says it’ll be “wild, crazy,

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Katy Perry Unveils PSA for "Make Roar Happen" Charity Campaign, Debuts New Lyric Video

Matt Sayles/Invision for Staples/AP ImagesDuring the North American leg of her PRISMATIC U.S. tour, Katy Perry has teamed with Staples to help make teachers’ lives easier.  Now, she’s debuted a PSA explaining the initiative, which is called “Make Roar Happen.” Staples, which is sponsoring Katy’s tour, has pledged to donate $1 million do DonorsChoose.org, a

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Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull, Nico & Vinz, Usher to Perform on "Fashion Rocks" TV special

than Miller/Getty Images via ABCFashion Rocks, a star-studded concert event, will return for the first time in about five years on September 9.  This year’s show will air on CBS, live from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, and feature performances from Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull, Nico & Vinz and Usher, among others. Ryan Seacrest will host the show,

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The Album Chart Is a "Happy" Place This Week

ABC/Adam TaylorPharrell Williams‘ hit “Happy” may not be #1 anymore, but that doesn’t mean it’s any less popular.  Here’s the proof: according to Yahoo! Chart Watch, it’s featured on not one but three albums in this week’s top 10. “Tacky,” the parody of “Happy” that appears on “Weird Al” Yankovic’s new album Mandatory Fun, leads

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Rixton Release New Single "Wait on Me"

Credit: Lindsey BarnesFollowing the success of their debut U.S. hit, “Me and My Broken Heart,” the British band Rixton has just released a new single, “Wait on Me.”  The group will perform the song, which they co-wrote, on Late Night with Seth Meyers on August 4. Rixton hits the road July 30 for a summer

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Ariana Grande Mourns Passing of Her "Favorite Person to Ever Exist"

ABC/Richard HarbaughCondolences go out to Ariana Grande: the singer has lost her beloved grandfather. “Thank you for your continuous love & light over the past few weeks… we did lose my favorite person to ever exist yesterday, my grandpa :(,” Ariana tweeted on Wednesday. Despite her loss, Ariana appeared live on Good Morning America on

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Adele’s Son Wins Five-Figure Sum in Paparazzi Case

Lauren Dukoff/Columbia RecordsAdele’s son is only two years old, but he’s already well on his way to being rich like his mom. The BBC reports that lawyers for the boy, referred to as Angelo Adkins, despite Adele never publicly revealing his name, have accepted a five-figure sum in damages to settle a case over paparazzi

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Nicki Minaj Previews Her Verse on Ariana/Jessie J Collabo "Bang Bang"

Republic RecordsAriana Grande is currently mourning the passing of her beloved grandfather, but the idea of her new single may be the one thing that’s cheering her up. Next week, “Bang Bang,” her collaboration with Nicki Minaj and Jessie J, arrives, and Nicki is getting fans hyped by releasing a snippet of her verse on

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Pharrell Releases Video for "Come Get It Bae"

Image Courtesy Sony Music Entertainment/Columbia Records Pharrell begins his newly released video for “Come Get It Bae” with an important message: “Beauty has no expiration date.“ In the Luis Cerveró-directed clip, the singer is surrounded by models of all races who are auditioning by dancing and posing to his song. At one point, Miley Cyrus

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American Authors Reveal Details of Honda Civic Tour This Fall

Andrew Zaeh/Island Def JamAmerican Authors will take part in the Honda Civic Tour this fall.  Now we know the dates. The just-revealed leg begins October 1 in Reno, Nevada, and takes them through a November 11 appearance in New Haven, Connecticut. Supporting them on the tour will be The Mowglis, plus either Echosmith or Oh

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Justin Bieber Teases New Songs on Instagram

Ben WattsJustin Bieber sent a strong signal to his fans on Wednesday night that he has new songs in the pipeline. He took to Instagram to upload brief video clips in which 11 new songs can be heard. Each post only shows footage of a soundboard in a studio. Justin didn’t provide any details on

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Ed Sheeran: Getting Wasted Is "Educational"

Credit: Ben WattsEd Sheeran likes a drink now and then, and he admits that from time to time, he’s definitely overindulged, both in alcohol and drugs. But he says there’s nothing wrong with that: it’s all just one big learning experience. Speaking to the U.K. paper the Daily Mail, Ed says, “There have been a

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Nico & Vinz Join Bruno Mars Tour, Promise Energetic, Fun-Filled Show

Stian Andersen/Warner Bros. RecordsThursday night, Bruno Mars welcomes a special guest to his tour: “Am I Wrong” hitmakers Nico & Vinz.  They’ll be opening for Bruno for the rest of this month and into August, replacing Pharrell Williams, who bowed out of the tour due to scheduling conflicts.  The Norwegian duo says if fans get

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Justin Bieber’s Beverly Hills Parties Draw Attention of Police

Ben WattsJustin Bieber is grabbing the attention of police yet again. Beverly Hills Police responded to six calls last weekend from Bieber’s neighbors complaining of loud parties and disruptive fans, police told ABC News. Four of the calls were related to parties at the singer’s Beverly Hills condo, as well as the rooftop of his

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Justin Bieber: Calvin Klein Model?

Credit: Ben WattsIf you’ve been wondering why Justin Bieber has posted so many photos online of himself sporting Calvin Klein undies, well, it just might be a business decision.  There’s serious buzz that the singer has signed on to shoot a campaign for the famed underwear brand. A source tells E! Online that the Bieb

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One Direction Mark Four-Year Anniversary: "Crazy How Things Have Turned Out"

PRNewsFoto/Columbia Records/Syco EntertainmentBack in July of 2010, five young men competing on the British version of The X Factor failed to make the cut in the “Boys” category, but were subsequently put together into a single act so they could qualify for the “Groups” category.  One of their members came up with the name One

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"Weird Al" Yankovic Scores First-Ever #1 Album; Jason Mraz in at #2

RCA RecordsIt just goes to show: comedy is not dead.  The King of Pop Music Parody, “Weird Al” Yankovic, has just scored the first #1 album of his career. Thanks to a clever viral video campaign that saw him release one video per day for eight days straight, Weird Al — whose first album hit

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Lady Gaga Gushes over Boyfriend’s Romantic Gesture

Inez and VinoodhLady Gaga and her boyfriend, actor Taylor Kinney, are generally private about their relationship, but she took to her social networking site LittleMonsters.com recently to gush about something romantic he did for her. Posting a photo of her dog Asia posed with an enormous bouquet of flowers, Gaga wrote, “3 yrs and he

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Hilary Duff Returns with New Album, New Single Written by Colbie Caillat

RCA RecordsIt’s been a while since ex-Disney star Hilary Duff released any music: 2007, to be exact, which is when she put out her album Dignity.  But now, the singer and actress is back with a brand-new single called “Chasing the Sun,” a new record label — RCA — and a new album, due this

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Taylor Swift Shares Love Advice with Fan: "Unrequited Love Is Just as Valid as Any Other Kind"

Image Courtesy CMAIf she ever steps away from her music career, Taylor Swift definitely has a future as an advice columnist. A fan named Hannah reached out to Taylor on Instagram asking the superstar for advice on how to deal with her unrequited feelings for a guy she’s known for years. Hannah, whose name on

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