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Rihanna and Chris Brown are going to make it work.
The singer seems very confident of this fact in her new Elle UK cover story, telling the magazine that her new single is symbolic of their relationship.
“‘Stay’ is a story about having love that close and wanting it to last forever,” says Rihanna, who performed it live at the 2013 Grammy Awards.
“You don’t have that feeling with everybody. You don’t want to let go of it. I would definitely say that [Brown] is the one I have that kind of relationship with.”
Their level of devotion? Pretty high at this point.
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Britney spears is hyping her upcoming “Scream & Shout (Remix)” music video with will.i.am, premiering this Friday, February 15 on BET’s 106 & Park.
“Here’s a tiny taste,” she Tweeted. “Bring the action!”
The image features Spears with her blonde hair pulled into a tight, high ponytail, rocking a leather sports bra and a sexy cut-out Adidas track jacket.
The “Scream & Shout” remix of Spears’ collaboration with will.i.am features new verses from Diddy, Lil Wayne, Waka Flocka Flame and Hit-Boy.
“It’s turned up, amplified, maximized, screaming, shouting … I never thought that aMore >
The music world lost an all-time great one year ago today.
Whitney Houston passed away from a drug overdose inside a hotel room on Grammy Awards Sunday in 2012, leaving behind her a troubled teenager and a legacy that may never be matched.Whitney Houston National Anthem: The Best Ever
In the 365 days that have passed since Whitney left us, daughter Bobbi Kristina has battled her own personal demons, while Houston’s family has signed in to star in a reality show.
Elsewhere, Cissy Houston just released a memoir about her child and contestants on singing shows such as The VoiceMore >
Adam Levine and Alicia Keys performed “Girl on Fire” Sunday at the Grammys, with the Maroon 5 frontman stepping in for Nicki Minaj on music’s biggest night.
Decked out in slick black slacks and black shirt, Levine took the stage with his band to perform “Daylight” before Alicia Keys joined them and the duo.
Alicia killed it on the drums. After a verse of “Girl,” they brought it back around with “Daylight,” then ended things with some more “Fire.” And it rocked:Adam Levine & Alicia Keys Grammy Performance 2013
Among the many other notable moments from last night’s extravaganzaMore >
But the singer can at least take comfort in knowing a fellow artist remains by his side.
“Justin leads by example,” Carly Rae Jepsen says of the young man who discovered her in the latest issue of Seventeen “I love that he works hard and has fun.”
Among other topics covered by Jepsen in the expansive interview:
The struggle to strike it big: “I was doing every job imaginable to pay rent while I was pursuing this career. I guess I like theMore >
We still don’t know who will play in next month’s Super Bowl – our money is on the Patriots vs. the 49ers – but we do now know the two main musical acts that will be featured in New Orleans.
Beyonce will perform at halftime – and it’s been confirmed that Alicia Keys will sing the national anthem.
The occasion will mark this Grammy winner’s first time performing at the big game, although she has actually twice before taken the stage during the pre-show.
Music fans, meanwhile, can also look forward to a Destiny’s Child reunion along Beyonce, presumably to belt out the group’s newMore >
Congratulations are in order for Kandi Burruss: The reality star is engaged!!!
A rep for the Grammy Award winner confirmed the exciting news to People this afternoon, announcing Burruss has agreed to marry producer Todd Tucker. He’s been appearing on this season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
Burruss and Tucker in 2011 and the former is slated to be spunoff by Bravo on to The Kandi Factory, where she’ll search for the next big pop star.
We send the couple all our very best wishes!
Go here to see the original: Kandi Burruss: Engaged to Todd Tucker!
In the latest issue of Harper’s Bazaar, Jennifer Lopez makes it clear: she heads over heels for Casper Smart.
“He’s fantastic; he’s like my best friend,” the ex-American Idol judge tells the magazine. “I can tell him everything, when I’m feeling down, when I’m feeling good. He gives moral support, endless love and support.”
Aside from opening up about her young boyfriend, J. Lo also touches on her career in general and a certain iconic fashion statement…
On her professional/personal worlds: I’m a singer. I’m a dancer. I’m a performer. I’m an actress. That’s what I’m supposed toMore >
Ravi Shankar, a legendary Indian sitar player and songwriter who was a major influence on The Beatles, has passed away. He was 92.
Shankar’s manager, Earl Blackburn, emailed Bloomberg.com with the sad news, confirming that the musician died at a hospital near his residence in California. He underwent heart-valve replacement surgery on Thursday.
Seen above with George Harrison, Shankar helped the iconic band member learn Eastern music, remaining a force in the industry for decades and being nominated for a 2013 Grammy Award for Best World Music Album for “The Living Room Sessions,More >
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills are invited to dinner but please, “Don’t Sing For Your Supper.” But one Housewife can’t get over the music.
We break down all the tears and jeers in THG’s +/- recap!
Before we get to dinner, let’s start off with prom night. Kim’s 16 year old daughter Kimberly is heading off to her first prom and I think Kim is more excited than she is.
Kim wants to make sure this is the most amazing experience her daughter’s ever had. Minus 10. No pressure or anything.
But this is Kim’s youngest so I’ll forgive her the tears and high expectations. It’sMore >
Christina Aguilera appeared on Chelsea Lately last night, but she only booked the gig under one condition:
Following the many jokes Chelsea Handler has made at the expense of The Voice judge and her hatred of pants, Handler herself had to make like Christina throughout the interview.
See what we mean here:Christina Aguilera on Chelsea Lately
Aguilera, meanwhile, talked openly about how she disdains pants – and other types of layering.
“I don’t like to wear underwear,” the five-time Grammy Award winner said. “I like to be as free as possible at all times. It’s just who IMore >
Andy Williams, a long-time singer and television host, lost his battle with bladder cancer last night. He was 84 years old.Andy Williams Performance
The artist – known for such hits as “Moon River” and the host of The Andy Williams Show from 1962-1971 – passed away at his residence in Branson, Missouri.
A multiple-time Platinum-selling musician, Williams is survived by his wife Debbie and his three children, Robert, Noelle, and Christian.
Williams also hosted the Grammy Awards from 1971-1977.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked fans to donate to the Bladder CancerMore >
The Voice Season 3 just got underway, but is there already a casting shake-up in the works for Season 4? According to a new report, at least, there may well be:
Usher and Shakira are replacing Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green.
Alleged insiders say Shakira and Usher would take the place of Christina and Cee Lo alongside Adam Levine and Blake Shelton at the end of the current season.
Earlier this month, Aguilera opened up to Ryan Seacrest about the show, admitting she once viewed her job as a coach on The Voice “kind of like a side project.”
“[I thought], ‘It’ll keep me close to my sonMore >