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'Jingle Ball' Preview With Karmin (Video)

December 1st, 2011 2:30pm EST
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KIIS FM’s Jingle Ball is right around the corner and Starpulse will be there bringing you all the coverage! The hit holiday bash will include performances from Lady Gaga, David Guetta, Flo Rida, Gym Class Heroes, Taio Cruz, Big Time Rush and more. Hopefully you’re one of the lucky ones to score tickets because this is one party that is officially SOLD OUT! If you didn't get tickets, don't fret! On Saturday, December 3rd, we’re sending one of Santa’s special little helpers to bring you live coverage backstage, on the red carpet and inside of the concert. Just follow us on Twitter to get real...
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Taio Cruz Named Songwriter Of The Year At Glitzy ASCAP Gala

November 2nd, 2011 10:44pm EDT
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Taio Cruz has picked up the coveted Songwriter of the Year and Song of the Year accolades at the 31st annual American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Awards in London.

Cruz's hit "Dynamite" was named Song of the Year.

The British-born star was awarded ASCAP's Vanguard Award last year and this year it was rapper/singer Plan B's turn.

Singer/songwriter Paloma Faith was honored with ASCAP's College Award for her platinum-selling debut album "Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful?" and songwriting legend Hal David was feted at Wednesday's Grosvenor House gala.

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Queen Honored With Icon Award At BMI Awards

October 5th, 2011 8:49am EDT
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British rockers Queen were honored with the coveted Icon Award at the BMI Awards in London on Tuesday night.

Bandmembers Brian May and Roger Taylor were on hand to collect the trophy at the event, held at the Dorchester Hotel, which celebrates U.K. musicians whose songs have been performed in America over the last year.

The honor comes within weeks of what would have been late frontman Freddie Mercury's 65th birthday last month, while the group also celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.

May tells BBC 6 Music, "I'm very, very happy. It means a lot I think especially because it is ...
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Nina Dobrev & Ian Somerhalder Cuddle Up & Lavigne Says 'F' Word At MuchMusic Video Awards

June 20th, 2011 8:34am EDT
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"Vampire Diaries" co-stars Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder went public with their off-screen romance at the MuchMusic Video Awards in Canada on Sunday by turning up to the event hand-in-hand.

The stars, who play lovers in the supernatural TV hit, sparked speculation they are together after they were snapped enjoying a romantic stroll in Paris, France.

And the pair, who have reportedly been dating for a year, showed they were ready to make their romance known with a display of affection at the awards ceremony.

Asked by reporters which act he was most looking forward to seeing, Somerhalder...
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Justin Bieber Dominates The 2011 Billboard Music Awards (See List Of Winners)

May 23rd, 2011 8:05am EDT
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Justin Bieber and Eminem were the big winners at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday night, scoring 14 prizes between them.

Teenager Bieber's impressive haul of eight included trophies for Fan Favorite, Digital Artist, New Artist, Digital Media Artist and Pop Album (My World 2.0), but rap icon Eminem landed the night's biggest honors - among them Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year and Rap Album (Recovery) and Rap Song (I Love the Way You Lie).

Bieber, wearing a shimmering gold and black dinner jacket, made a point of not making a big deal of his date for the eveni...
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Beyonce To Receive Billboard Millennium Award

May 10th, 2011 8:41am EDT
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Beyonce is to be honored with the Millennium Award at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on May 22.

She will attend the prizegiving at the MGM Grand Garden Arena to accept the honor.

The Billboard Millennium Award will recognize Beyonce's career achievements and influence in the music industry. Previously, Billboard named Beyonce its Woman of the Year in October 2009, and Top Female Artist of the Decade in December 2009.

The show will be a star-studded affair - Rihanna, the Black Eyed Peas, Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Cee Lo Green, Nicki Minaj, Pitbull and Taio Cruz are among...
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Taio Cruz Launches Songwriting Contest

April 6th, 2011 1:46pm EDT
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R&B star Taio Cruz has launched a competition to discover a talented songwriter and vowed to perform the winner's track on the finale of reality TV show American Idol.

The Dynamite hit-maker has written the opening lines to a tune and he's invited aspiring musicians to submit lyrics to finish his verses.

The winner of the Coca-Cola sponsored competition will get their song heard by millions when Cruz performs the finished piece during the Idol final next month.

He says, "Songwriting can be an individual journey or a co-operative effort, and I've done it both ways. But creating a new s...
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37 Hottest Male Stars Of 2010

December 30th, 2010 8:00am EST
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Yesterday we celebrated the 37 Hottest Female Stars Of 2010, and today it's the men's turn. There were tons of sexy actors, musicians and stars on our radar this year. Check 'em all out below!

Leonardo DiCaprio rocked the big screen with "Inception" and "Shutter Island." He also survived an emergency landing at JFK airport in New York City when the plane he was in experienced an engine failure. That didn't stop him from continuing on to Russia for a tiger conservation event hours after getting caught in the mid-air plane scare.

Johnny Depp

Robert Pattinson

Robert Downey Jr.

U...
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What Are The Biggest Songs Of 2010?

November 30th, 2010 2:30pm EST
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2010 featured popular songs both from some of today's music industry stalwarts, and a few new out of the blue music acts propelled into the spotlight by creative means. What are the biggest songs of 2010? Here are our picks for top songs of 2010. Let's know your top picks of 2010.

26. Florence And The Machine -"Dog Days Are Over"

"Dog Days Are Over" is one of the songs that made Florence And The Machine one of the biggest British music exports of 2010.

25. Enrique Iglesias - “I Like It”

Singer Enrique Iglesias made a strong comeback in 2010 with song “I Like It.”

24. Nicki Minaj ...
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Rihanna Steps Out In A Long, Red Wig Prior To Tomorrow's Release Of 'Loud'

November 15th, 2010 4:00pm EST
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We spotted Rihanna wearing a long red wig stepping out of her New York hotel today. The singer was on her way to a meeting in Midtown.

Rihanna's new CD, "Loud," is being released on Nov. 16. It's been described by insiders as a return to the uptempo dance grooves of her earlier records.

"Loud," her fifth studio album, is a significant change of pace from 2009’s platinum "Rated R." While much of "Rated R" was a cathartic and dark, "Loud" is relatively lighthearted and geared for dancefloors. It’s led by the sleek, euphoric, and up-front & "Only Girl (In the World)," produced by StarGate.

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Coldplay Named Top Songwriters At ASCAP Awards

October 14th, 2010 8:15am EDT
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Coldplay's songwriting skills landed them the top honors at the 30th annual ASCAP Awards in London on Wednesday.

Bandmates Chris Martin, Will Champion, Jonny Buckland and Guy Berryman were named the Songwriters of the Year at the ceremony, while their "Viva La Vida" hit won them the Song of the Year award.

Other big winners included Taio Cruz, who picked up the College Award for "Everybody Wants to Be on TV."

Another 20 song awards were also handed out during the event to honor songwriters - Paul McCartney's "Come Together," U2's "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" and Phil Col...
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