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Iggy Azalea Teases ‘Black Widow Video With Rita Ora (Watch!)

Iggy Azalea, who has talked about making music videos on a shoe-string budget when she was starting out, appears to have pulled out all the stops for her upcoming “Black Widow” video. Azalea released a 17-second teaser clip today (Aug. 11) that suggests she’s going big budget production from start to finish. The song features UK singer Rita Ora, who will appear in the video. ...

Miley Cyrus Wrecking Ball Rocks Today’s Rockefeller Ctr (watch!)

Miley Cyrus showed up at NBC’s Today Show ready to sing and belted out her latest song “Wrecking Ball,” and threw in an old favorite, “Party in the USA,” which helped launch her singing career. Her latest album Bangerz hits streets tomorrow (Oct. 8), and sales are expected to skyrocket. Miley, in a sense, is completing her promotional arc for the record that began with her off-the-charts performance on the MTV Video Music Awards. ...

Rihanna Hottest, Sexiest Moves Yet in Sydney (photos, video!)

Rihanna showed off her hottest, sexiest moves on stage at Allphones Arena in Sydney last night. She stepped up her game and put Miley Cyrus to shame for even thinking she could twerk. RiRi’s stripper lessons definitely paid off. The Barbadian singer is on the Southeast Asian leg of her Diamonds Tour and has been hitting all the stops in Australia....

Miley Cyrus Reveals New Song Inspired by Liam Hemsworth Split

Miley Cyrus is tapping her pain and sorrow over her breakup with Aussie hunk Liam Hemsworth for her latest song “Drive.” She wrote on Valentine’s Day. Emotionally it was such a hard time,” she reveals in a new interview. “It is about needing to leave someone but not really wanting to completely cut yourself off from the relationship,” she tells Fashion magazine....

Katy Perry Is Queen of the Jungle in New ‘Roar’ Video (watch!)

Katy Perry unleashes a roar–literally–in the new video for her song “Roar.” It’s a big production number that features Katy as the victim of a plane crash in the jungle. She’s soon left to fend on her own after a tiger takes out her chauvinist colleague. But as the power pop song duly notes, Katy soon learns how to roar and turns her predicament into a tropical paradise. “Roar” is the lead single for her upcoming fourth studio album...

One Direction Gets Wild Reception on America’s Got Talent (Watch!)

Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson better known as UK boy band One Direction, have become the new Beatles. They could barely be heard over the screaming audience on “America’s Got Talent” last night (Aug. 28) as they sang their hit “Best Song Ever.” The band has been promoting their new documentary, “One Direction: This is Us,” which hits theaters Aug 30. At every stop, they’ve drawn record crowds. More than an estimated 18,000 fans overwhelmed Rockefeller Center in New York City when they appeared on the “Today” show....

Rihanna Domestic Abuse Comes Full Circle at MTV VMAs

Rihanna kissing Chris Brown was the dramatic highlight of the MTV Video Music Awards, and some reports claim the got it on even more backstage. Rihanna had just won Video of the Year, but Chris was the big winner. The cycle of domestic abuse came full circle at the stellar event, just like it started in 2009 when Brown beat Rihanna unconscious and left her for dead on the eve of the Grammys. Sure, he was arrested and later convicted and still endures some scorn. But make no mistake Chris won....

Preview MTV VMAs: No Kanye West Outbursts? Then What?

Kanye West and Taylor Swift may be at the MTV Video Music Awards this year, but the music network is making plans to keep the pair as far apart as possible after last year's embarrassing debacle. That's when West crashed Swift's best female video award speech....