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Lana Del Rey Slays France in Dark, Sensual Madame Figaro Photos 4

Lana Del Rey Slays France in Dark, Sensual Madame Figaro Photos

Lana Del Rey is becoming the Jerry Lewis of music. She’s misunderstood at home but France can’t get enough of the brooding singing star. And she returns the favor in a sensual new photo spread. The 28-year-old New York native is featured in the June Madame Figaro, the magazine supplement to the French newspaper Le Figaro. She’s dark, brooding, sensual and Goth-like in the magazine’s “Mode & Music” issue. ...
Lady Gaga's Edginess May Be Pushing Career Over Edge (video) 6

Lady Gaga’s Edginess May Be Pushing Career Over Edge (video)

Lady Gaga’s latest controversy over her leaked video revealed a deep split in her management team that suggests her efforts to be edgy may be pushing her career over the edge. Artists like Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj, Ellie Goulding, Lorde, Iggy Azalea and Ke$ha moved in on her pop music demographic, already hemmed in by established acts like Rihanna and Beyonce....
Jimmy Buffett Kicks Off Summer; Sings 'Margaritaville' on Fallon 8

Jimmy Buffett Kicks Off Summer; Sings ‘Margaritaville’ on Fallon

Jimmy Buffett made an appearance on the “Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” and officially kicked off summer with his enduring classic “Margaritaville. Would it be summer for real without hearing that song at least once? “Margaritaville,” was first released in 1977 and appeared on his album Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes....
Did Lana Del Rey Use Mass Killer as Model for New Video? (watch!) 10

Did Lana Del Rey Use Mass Killer as Model for New Video? (watch!)

Lana Del Rey’s latest obsession with violence and death is captured in her new “Shades Of Cool” video. She’s blasted by a shotgun after flirting with an older man who bears an eerie resemblance to mass murderer Richard Speck. Del Rey’s imagery and metaphors will keep fans up at night trying to figure out her meaning. But she gave a hint of her mindset in a recent interview. She was fascinated by the deaths at an early age of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and UK R&B singer Amy Winehouse....
Kendall Jenner Slits, Hips Shock at Much Music Awards (photos!) 12

Kendall Jenner Slits, Hips Shock at Much Music Awards (photos!)

Kendall Jenner, in a crowd usually filled with eccentrically dressed artists, took the prize for the most shocking outfit at the Much Music Awards in Canada last night (June 15). Her gown was slashed within an inch of her lady parts. Sis Kylie Jenner was dressed almost as provocatively. She’s only 16-years-old. ...
Nicole Scherzinger Still a Pussycat at Heart in Sexy 'Your Love' Video 14

Nicole Scherzinger Still a Pussycat at Heart in Sexy ‘Your Love’ Video

Nicole Scherzinger, who oozed sexuality during her reign with The Pussycat Dolls, still has all her feline prowess in a sexy bikini beach romp for her new “Your Love” music video. The video was filmed in Malibu and directed by Dawn Shadforth. The English filmographer has worked with such artists as Florence and the Machine, Kylie Minogue, Oasis, Goldfrapp, Sugababes and Garbage. ...
Lana Del Rey Calls Feminism Boring; Sparks Backlash (photos) 16

Lana Del Rey Calls Feminism Boring; Sparks Backlash (photos)

Lana Del Rey upended 100 years of struggle for gender equality by women in one flip comment in a new magazine interview. She called feminism “boring” and said she wasn’t really interested gender equality. Rather her focus is on what she called “intergalactic possibilities. For me, the issue of feminism is just not an interesting concept.” Say What?...
Miley Cyrus Plays Alpha (Fe)Male Topless in Men's Undies (Photos!) 18

Miley Cyrus Plays Alpha (Fe)Male Topless in Men’s Undies (Photos!)

Miley Cyrus says she’s all about female sexual empowerment and takes it to a new extreme. She puts on a pair of men’s underwear (briefs, not boxers) in topless promo photos for her Bangerz Tour. The latest photos to go viral she her in a decidedly power pose. She has her head cocked to one side, her hip thrust at an angle and her arms folded across her chest covering her bare breasts....
Justin Bieber Racist Video Backlash: Oddly, Sympathy for a Confused Kid 20

Justin Bieber Racist Video Backlash: Oddly, Sympathy for a Confused Kid

Justin Bieber was at his worst in two videos that showed him telling a vile racist joke and singing a racist parody. But oddly, the reaction we feel is less universal condemnation and more sympathy for a confused kid. In both videos, Bieber was in those awkward middle teen years, between 13 and 16, when kids are on the verge of adulthood but still subject to very child-like impulses. ...
Justin Bieber Apologizes for Racist Joke: Read Full Statement Here 22

Justin Bieber Apologizes for Racist Joke: Read Full Statement Here

Justin Bieber quickly issued a heartfelt apology for telling a racist joke when he was 17 that include the n-word. He blamed it on “youth” and “ignorance.” I thought it was ok to repeat hurtful words and jokes, but didn’t realize at the time that it wasn’t funny and that in fact my actions were continuing the ignorance,” he said in a statement released to the media. The controversy erupted today when London tabloid, The Sun, published the video today (June 1) in its Sunday online edition. The video, from 2011, quickly went viral. ...
Justin Bieber Racist Past Comes Back to Haunt Him in Video (watch!) 24

Justin Bieber Racist Past Comes Back to Haunt Him in Video (watch!)

Justin Bieber likes to pal around with rappers, but as a teen he wasn’t above telling racist jokes and now one of them has come back to haunt him in a three-year-old video. He repeatedly uses the n-word. The video was reportedly shot when Bieber was 17 and filming his 2011 documentary “Never Say Never.” The video is all the more disturbing because Bieber knew he was on camera....
Ariana Grande Grinds Hips in Black Mini in 'Problem' Video (watch!) 26

Ariana Grande Grinds Hips in Black Mini in ‘Problem’ Video (watch!)

Ariana Grande goes for a big stage production for her new “Problem” video, complete with a complement of backup dancers and her own sexy moves in a sequined black mini-dress. The 20-year-old singer with the petite size (five-feet tall) and outsized voice (four octave soprano vocal range) shows she can also turn up the heat with her swiveling hips. Iggy Azalea jumps in to rap a verse or two....
One Direction's Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson Pull a Justin Bieber (see!) 28

One Direction’s Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson Pull a Justin Bieber (see!)

Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson, who make up two-fifths of boy band One Direction, were film smoking what looked like a joint and cavalierly talking about drug use and dodging the police in a video published today by a London tabloid. Until now, the lads, outside of colleague Harry Styles, have avoided controversy and scandal. But this puts them in the same league as Justin Bieber. ...
Justin Bieber Manager Scooter Braun Gets Lil' Wayne Death Threat (video) 30

Justin Bieber Manager Scooter Braun Gets Lil’ Wayne Death Threat (video)

Justin Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun just had his epitaph written by rapper Lil’ Wayne. In an expletive-laden rant, he slammed Braun for calling Lil’ Twist a bad influence on Bieber. Twist is part of Wayne’s YMCB team and he’s not about to let anyone talk sh*t about his protege. Wayne, real name Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr went off on the tarmac in front of his private plane after returning from France, and presumably the Cannes Film Festival. ...
Steven Tyler: Old Rock Stars Never Die, They Just Forget Lyrics (video!) 32

Steven Tyler: Old Rock Stars Never Die, They Just Forget Lyrics (video!)

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler proved without a doubt that old rock stars never die, they just forget the words to their biggest hit songs. Tyler, who is 66, but still looks every bit like a glam rocker, was enjoying the sights in Lithuania where the band recently toured. He came upon two female street musicians, who started performing “Crazy” from from Aerosmith’s 1994 mega-album Get a Grip....
Lady Gaga Has Some Advice for Britney, Beyonce: Stop Lip-Syncing! 34

Lady Gaga Has Some Advice for Britney, Beyonce: Stop Lip-Syncing!

Lady Gaga says she feels most at home on stage singing her songs, emphasis on singing. She took other musicians to task for lip-syncing during concerts. Hello Britney and Beyonce. Spears who is currently playing a Las Vegas residency to sell-out crowds is notorious for lip-syncing her way through shows. Beyonce was caught lip-syncing the “Star Spangled Banner” during the featured performance at President Obama’s 2013 Inauguration. ...
Beyonce, Jay Z Go Gangsta' in Tour Promo Shot Like Movie Trailer (see!) 36

Beyonce, Jay Z Go Gangsta’ in Tour Promo Shot Like Movie Trailer (see!)

Beyonce and Jay Z, known for their marketing prowess, have pulled another coup. A new commercial for their upcoming tour is cleverly packaged to look like a movie trailer, complete with A-List actors. The king and queen of hip-hop and R&B released the nearly four-minute spot last night (May 17) without fanfare. Sean Penn, Jake Gyllenhaal, Don Cheadle, Blake Lively and other stars make cameo appearances...
Paul McCartney Sings to Robot in New Video for Appreciate (watch!) 38

Paul McCartney Sings to Robot in New Video for Appreciate (watch!)

Paul McCartney veers into the surreal in his new “Appreciate” video. He dances with a robot in a futuristic museum where people are the main exhibits. The robot’s name is “Newman,” the museum’s night watchman. And, why not a robot? McCartney has collaborated with a slew of celebrities including Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp, Kate Moss, Jude Law, Tom Ford, Sean Penn and Natalie Portman....
Miley Cyrus: Rant Not About Liam; I Just Wanted to Rile Boys (watch!) 40

Miley Cyrus: Rant Not About Liam; I Just Wanted to Rile Boys (watch!)

Miley Cyrus sure sounded like she was teeing off on ex-boyfriend Liam Hemsworth during a rant at her concert at London’s G.A.Y club. But she made clear today that she was just shouting out to buck up the (gay) boys. There were some hints she was speaking for someone else. At one point she yelled “suck my fat di*k.” Obviously, she doesn't have one....
Beyonce Family Feud: Sis Slaps, Kicks Jay-Z in Violent Attack (video!) 42

Beyonce Family Feud: Sis Slaps, Kicks Jay-Z in Violent Attack (video!)

Beyonce’s seemingly idyllic marriage to rapper Jay-Z was upended by sister Solange Knowles last week after she was caught on security video, slapping, punching and kicking her brother-in-law in a violent attack. This was no kid-glove stuff. Solange went ballistic on the rapper in an elevator at the ritzy annual gala hosted by The Costume Institute....
Erykah Badu, Critic of US 'Opression,' a Toady of African Dictators Abroad 44

Erykah Badu, Critic of US ‘Opression,’ a Toady of African Dictators Abroad

Erykah Badu, who once stripped naked in Dealey Plaza where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated as part of a protest against racism, is under fire herself for cozying up to Africa’s worst dictators. Badu has been in a running battle with critics since lasts week, for performing at the birthday celebration of Swaziland’s King Mswati III. The absolute monarch rules with an iron hand. ...
Perri 'Pebbles ' Reid Sues Viacom Over Portrayal in TLC Movie (video) 46

Perri ‘Pebbles ‘ Reid Sues Viacom Over Portrayal in TLC Movie (video)

Perri “Pebbles” Reid, the founder of the hit ’90s R&B group TLC is suing Viacom in federal court for defamation over her portrayal in a movie about the group. She claims it makes her out to be “a conniving and dishonest business woman.” The lawsuit, filed in Federal District Court in Atlanta, seeks more than $40 million in compensatory and punitive damages from the cable network. At issue is a movie “Crazysexycool: The TLC Story,” that aired on Viacom’s cable network VH1 last year....
Rihanna Topless Photos Surface Anew After Instagram Censorship 48

Rihanna Topless Photos Surface Anew After Instagram Censorship

Rihanna has struck back at social media site Instagram for forcing her to remove racy photos. She posted new photos on her Twitter account. But that hasn’t ended the controversy over censorship. Rihanna is the second celebrity threatened by Instagram over the content of photos. Scores of celebrities from Rihanna to Miley Cyrus and the Kardashians use the service....
Rihanna Finally Totally Strips for French Mag, Ooo, La, La! (photos) 50

Rihanna Finally Totally Strips for French Mag, Ooo, La, La! (photos)

ihanna has never been shy about her sexuality; she’s teased and teased in countless magazine spreads and selfies. But this time she goes all the way in French magazine Lui. She’s totally topless in full frontal poses. The Barbadian singer had cornered the market in provocative poses until Miley Cyrus unleashed her own libido in the name of women’s empowerment. Now Rihanna seems determined to regain her crown. ...