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Kanye West, Iggy Azalea To Perform At Made In America Festival

July 17th, 2014 8:46am EDT
Kanye West, Iggy Azalea To Perform At Made In America Festival
Kanye West will be performing at both of Jay Z's Made in America shows in Philadelphia, Penn., and Los Angeles, Calif. The rapper was initially announced as a headliner for the East Coast show on Aug. 30, and now he will also perform in L.A. on its second night on Aug. 31.

Iggy Azalea has also joined the lineup. Her single "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, has topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the sixth straight week, a record for a female rapper.

She will play in Los Angeles on Saturday night along with Imagine Dragons. John Mayer will be the headlining act on Sunday on the West Coast....

30 Best Songs Of 2014 (So Far)

July 8th, 2014 8:00pm EDT
30 Best Songs Of 2014 (So Far)
2014 has delivered a wealth of exceptional new songs. Some songs truly captivate with their songwriting, while others are ‘records’ which standout because of their sound. Choosing only 30 songs out of a sea filed with truly terrific songs is difficult; this list provides 30 of the best songs from January through June 2014.

1) Sam Smith, "Stay With Me"

from In the Lonely Hour

Maybe he’s ‘too emotional’ and 'sucks at one-night stands' as he sings, but Sam Smith can definitely sing – that’s the understatement of the year. The soaring, highly relatable “Stay With Me” exemplifies Smith’...

Iggy Azalea Covers The August Issue Of Cosmopolitan Australia As She Makes Rap History On The Charts

July 3rd, 2014 11:12am EDT
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While rapper Iggy Azalea is making chart history in the U.S., she's landed the cover of the August issue of Cosmopolitan magazine in her native Australia.

The "small-town Aussie girl who's smashing it" wears a cutout leather catsuit on the cover, which exclaims "so fancy!"

Speaking of "Fancy," Iggy's single, featuring Charli XCX, has topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the sixth straight week, a record for a female rapper. The single has surpassed Lil' Kim's number-one collabo with Christina Aguilera, Mya and Pink, "Lady Marmalade," which sat atop the list for five weeks in 2001.


Nicki Minaj Takes To Twitter To Continue BET Rant – Iggy Azalea Responds

July 2nd, 2014 5:33pm EDT
Nicki Minaj Takes To Twitter To Continue BET Rant – Iggy Azalea
Nicki Minaj continued to talk about female writers and their impact on Hip-Hop after her statements during the BET awards were considered a slight against Iggy Azalea.

On Sunday night while accepting the award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, Minaj went on a tear and talked about everything from a near-death experience to other musicians in her field. She said in part, “What I want the world to know about Nicki Minaj is when you hear Nicki Minaj spit, Nicki Minaj wrote it... No, no, no shade.” It was assumed Minaj was referring to rumors Iggy doesn't write many of her songs and instead uses...

Lorde Bashes Complex Magazine For Negative Iggy Azalea Review

April 29th, 2014 12:03pm EDT
Lorde has lashed out at music magazines for being two-faced, after Complex gave Iggy Azalea's album The New Classic a poor review following an issue with the singer on the cover.

Lorde wrote on her Tumblr, "bugs me how publications like complex will profile interesting artists in order to sell copies/get clicks and then s--t on their records? it happens to me all the time- pitchfork and that ilk being like 'can we interview you?' after totally taking the piss out of me in a review. have a stance on an artist and stick to it. don’t act like you respect them then throw them under the bus." T...

Iggy Azalea Naked For Complex Magazine, Says Criticism Of Being A White Female Rapper Is 'Retarded'

October 10th, 2013 9:04pm EDT
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Iggy Azalea took it all off to cover the October/November issue of Complex magazine. In the new issue, she talks about her crazy childhood and the race issues she vaces being a white female Australian rapper.

"When I was 13 I got a fake ID," the 23-year-old says. "I'd go out, get hammered off my face in nightclubs I thought that made me an adult, meet older guys who thought I was older, and go f*** them. I'd do that all the time."

Her antics nearly got her in serious trouble just a year later, when she was hanging out in strip clubs, getting drunk and walking home.

"One time, after going...

Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian, Miranda Kerr & More Stars At Paris Fashion Week (Photos)

October 1st, 2013 11:00am EDT
Katy Perry
Katy Perry, who just unveiled her new single "Walking On Air," is spending some time in Europe. She attended the Chanel Spring/Summer show at Paris Fashion Week on Monday wearing a black and white floral gown.

The annual event draws dozens of celebrities and supermodels. Model Miranda Kerr turned heads in a pair of dresses with plunging necklines. On Sunday, she wore a tight, low-cut navy blue dress while shopping at the Stella McCartney store. She also participated in McCartney's spring-summer 2014 fashion show.

Kerr posted on Tuesday: "Grand Palais Paris! About to walk for Chanel" follo...

Iggy Azalea Opens Up About Her Covert Beyonce Tour Signing

August 27th, 2013 8:39am EDT
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Australian recording artist Iggy Azalea couldn't tell her friends and family she had landed a spot on Beyonce's tour because she was ordered to keep it secret.

The international pop superstar sent her team to catch Azalea's show in Manhattan after being impressed with her during their first encounter at British charity concert Chime for Change.

Beyonce agreed to sign her up as her supporting act on the Down Under leg of her Mrs. Carter Show world tour. However, Azalea was banned from sharing the major accomplishment with her inner circle for six weeks.

The 23 year-old singer tells Bil...

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