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Why Does Katy's Hair Look Like A Rat's Nest?

March 27th, 2015 4:32pm EDT
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Katy Perry took lots of selfies with her fans (many of them dressed like her) at the premiere screening of her new concert film for TV network EPiX, "Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour," on Thursday night, but her hair looked a little... off.

The singer, who usually looks flawless on the red -- in this case, pink -- carpet, looks like she hasn't washed her hair in days, wearing it pulled back and looking like a rat's nest.

The singer, who is known for her frequent changes in hair color, revealed at the premiere that she won't be changing from her natural black for a while, becasue she's...
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Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian, Emma Watson And More Get Bigger Curves

March 14th, 2015 7:01pm EDT
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Spanish artist David Lopera has some mad Photoshop skills.

Using the photo-altering software the artist has taken photos of numerous celebs, including Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian and Emma Watson, and added some serious pounds to each of the stars.

Lopera defended the photos, which are borderline controversial, telling Britain's Mail Online, "These women look much better when they're overweight."

Considering Hollywood's idea of the perfect body, the artist adds that his work helps to promote a healthier body image instead of the usual models and actresses who are photoshopped to appear sli...
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Katy Perry Capitalizing On Super Bowl 'Left Shark'

March 4th, 2015 10:32am EST
Katy Perry Gives Fans A Chance To Be A 'Proper' Left Shark With
Katy Perry's Super Bowl XLIX halftime show was one of the better performances during the big game in recent years, but one of the most talked about moments was the two background dancers dressed as sharks who joined her as she sang hit single "California Gurls."

The dancer on her left (from the audience's perspective) created a huge buzz online because of its out-of-sync dance moves, and was quickly dubbed "Left Shark."

Following the performance, a Florida artist began producing Left Shark figures he created using a 3D printer and offering them online for $24.99, but Katy's lawyers quickl...
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Katy Perry: Sexy In ELLE's March Issue (See Pics!)

March 3rd, 2015 10:11pm EST
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Katy Perry has landed the cover of the March issue of ELLE magazine, which is currently on newsstands, and in her interview with the magazine she reveals that her music may be taking a turn in a different direction once her Prismatic World Tour comes to an end in Bangkok, Thailand, in May.

While we'd imagine the pop superstar will likely take some time off, she already does have a plan in place for her next record.

"Musically, maybe I've reached the ceiling and [next] I'll go a complete opposite way," she explains. "There have always been two records I want to make: the acoustic record an...
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Taylor Swift Will Never, Ever, Ever Do This Again

March 2nd, 2015 9:02am EST
Taylor Swift Opens Up About Katy Perry Feud... To Say She'll Nev
Taylor Swift is never, ever, ever... going to openly discuss her rumored feud with Katy Perry.

She's not even going to acknowledge it. Is the feud even real? Does she even know Katy Perry? Swift's lips are sealed.

Here's what she said when asked about the feud:

"I'm not giving them anything to write about," Swift told The Telegraph. "I'm never going to talk about her in my interview. It's not going to happen."

However, that statement comes with a lengthy disclaimer.

"It's not real if someone appears to never have any issues with anyone," Swift added. "I have my friends. I have enemies....
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Is Katy Perry Pregnant With John Mayer's Baby?

February 19th, 2015 12:03pm EST
Is Katy Perry Pregnant With John Mayer's Baby?
Katy Perry is reportedly pregnant with John Mayer's baby, according to a story in OK Magazine.

The tabloid reported that Perry and the guitarist, who recently reunited, are overjoyed about the news. The cover screams, “John And Katy Shocker: Katy’s Pregnant! Planning a spring wedding. John: I’m a changed man.”

Mayer was spotted last month at Katy’s Super Bowl performance, but as for the wedding and baby rumor, there is less evidence and confirmation of that report.

"It’s different this time around,” said an insider to the mag. “Both of them have changed, and after nearly a year apart the...
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Katy Perry's Super Bowl Sharks Identified

February 10th, 2015 5:25pm EST
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ESPN is known for making quirky commercials to promote its daily sports news show "SportsCenter," and on Tuesday the network released a new ad for the show featuring the two dancing sharks from Katy Perry's Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show.

The clip begins with a car pulling into the parking lot at ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn., on the morning of February 10 -- during one of this winter's northeast snowstorms, no less -- and both Right Shark and Left Shark exit the car and head inside as they peel off their costumes to reveal "SportsCenter" anchors Bram Weinstein and John Anderson.

"I ...
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Katy Used Her Grammy Performance To Send A Powerful Message About Domestic Abuse

February 9th, 2015 12:49pm EST
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Fresh off her fantastic halftime performance at Super Bowl XLIX, Katy Perry hit the 2015 Grammy Awards and was one of the few highlights on the red carpet.

The sexy singer showed her curves in a see-through Zuhair Murad dress that somehow managed to keep her girlie parts hidden.She also sported a sexy lavender hairdo and toenail polish to match.

Related: The Best & Worst Dressed At The 2015 Grammy Awards

Katy's performance was preceded by a video message from President Obama about domestic violence, noting the problems being faced on numerous college campuses with rape and asking people ...
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Grammy Awards Red Carpet Fashion - The Best & Worst

February 9th, 2015 8:51am EST
The Best & Worst Dressed At The 2015 Grammy Awards
Fashion at the Grammy Awards is always entertaining. It's a chance for celebs to have a little fun with their style without being constrained by the "rules" often dictated by more formal award shows.

The stars came out in full force at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, Calif., on Sunday night. Miley Cyrus toned down her usual "look at me" style by donning a Alexandre Vauthier LBD. Yes, she bared some skin, but she looked sexy, not over the top.

Rihanna also impressed in a strapless, cotton candy pink Giambattista Valli gown. The dress was ginormous, but she made it work.

O...
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Rumor Patrol: Duchess Kate Having A Baby Girl? Jim Carrey Once Rejected By 'SNL' And More!

February 7th, 2015 2:00pm EST
Rumor Patrol: Duchess Kate Having A Baby Girl? Jim Carrey Once R
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Duchess Katherine's Having A Baby Girl: It's been revealed that Duchess Kate Middleton is pregnant with a baby girl, giving the Royal Family their first princess since the birth of Fergie and Andrew's two girls, Beatrice and Eugenie. The royals are reportedly over the moon over the latest addition to their brood, which includes Prince George, the third in line to the British monarchy after his grandfath...
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'Left Shark' Model Maker Angers Katy Perry's Lawyers

February 6th, 2015 12:22pm EST
Katy Perry's Lawyers Send Cease & Desist Letter To 'Left Shark'
Don't try to make a buck off of Katy Perry's stage props. Her lawyers have threatened to sue a Florida man who tried to sell "left shark" figures modeled after her back-up dancers from her Super Bowl half-time show on Sunday.

Two dancers dressed as sharks boogied next to the singer while she was performing, and "left shark" became an internet sensation for his awkward moves. Orlando-based sculptor Fernando Sosa tried to capitalize on the popularity by creating a 3D figure of the "left shark" and selling it online for $24.99.

However, Perry's lawyers quickly intervened and sent Sosa a ceas...
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Katy Perry's Grammy Performance Will Include A Serious Angle

February 6th, 2015 8:21am EST
Domestic Violence Survivor To Accompany Katy Perry During Grammy
Katy Perry is making a statement at this Sunday's Grammy awards. She has invited a domestic violence survivor to to read a written-word piece while she performs "By The Grace of God" on stage, according to People.

Grammy producer Ken Erlich came up with the idea after meeting with White House officials last year. He felt it was a good platform to make people aware of the problem.

Activist and domestic abuse survivor Brooke Axtell said: "It's an honor to collaborate with Katy in this way. She has been very devoted to various aspects of female empowerment. It's going to bring a lot of encou...
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Katy Perry To Star In Her Own Mobile App Later This Year

February 5th, 2015 10:26pm EST
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Katy Perry is set to get her own app, just like Kim Kardashian's.

The "Roar" singer is teaming up with Glu Mobile, the same company that created Kim's game, which has raked in a whopping $74 million so far since its release last June.

Katy's app, which hasn't even begun development, is expected sometime in the second half of 2015 and will be available for Android and Apple devices.

"Katy is arguably the most recognized musician in America following her Super Bowl XLIX halftime performance this past Sunday," Glu CEO Niccolo de Masi said in a statement on Wednesday. "She is a cultural icon...
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Latest 'Celebrities Read Mean Tweets' Features Katy Perry, Ariana Grande & Lots More (Watch)

February 3rd, 2015 9:01pm EST
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The latest 'episode' of Jimmy Kimmel's "Celebrities Read Mean Tweets" aired on Monday night's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," and in the special music edition stars including Katy Perry, Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea and Drake were all blasted by some haters on Twitter.

Related: NFL Stars Read Mean Tweets On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Other stars who wemren't able to escape the wrath of online bullies included Josh Groban, Jessie J and alt-pop sisters Haim, who got a big giggle out of the mean tweet aimed at them.

But the highlight came from Grande, who couldn't stop giggling at @Mysteriousbat's, "I'd rathe...
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'XLIX' - Katy Shows Off New Ink From Super Bowl Halftime Show

February 2nd, 2015 8:40pm EST
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Following Katy Perry's epic Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show, the singer decided to mark the occasion with a little permanent ink.

Katy made her way to a tattoo parlor following the big game, which the New England Patriots won after the Seattle Seahawks handed them the game on a silver platter.

The singer had th Roman numerals XLIX -- the number of this year's Super Bowl -- tattooed on one of her fingers as a reminder of her big night.

"I thought it would be appropriate to draw blood tonight... XLIX," she captioned the image on Instagram.

Katy dazzled the crowd at the University of Phoenix...
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What Did You Think Of Katy Perry's Superbowl Halftime Show?

February 2nd, 2015 12:55pm EST
Katy Perry Slays Superbowl XLIX Halftime Show
Let’s cut to the chase – Katy Perry successfully entertained everyone during her halftime performance for Superbowl XLIX. Keep in mind that there is a distinct difference between entertainment and delivering a flawless vocal performance. While few would go so far as to assert Katy Perry’s vocal performance was spot-on or the highlight of the performance (no shade), the preeminent pop star did a superb job of keeping everybody’s attention.

Perry opened her halftime show riding a giant tiger and performing her former number one hit, “Roar.” The sight of Perry riding a giant creature was ...
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Everything You Need to Know About Katy Perry's Super Bowl Halftime Show

January 30th, 2015 9:02am EST
Super Bowl: Everything You Need To Know About Katy Perry's Halft
Katy Perry's promising huge things for this Sunday's Super Bowl XLIL halftime show.

Yesterday, the "Roar" singer spoke at a press conference about her upcoming Super Bowl performance.

Mostly, she just cracked football related jokes. On Deflategate, Perry riffed that "nothing in my performance will be deflated." She also threw out her best Marshawn Lynch impression, shutting down a question with "I'm just here so I don't get fined."

But there was actual news about Perry's halftime show in there too. For one, she'll be bringing live sharks and a live lion to the halftime stage. “I’m probab...
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New Song Leaked From Katy Perry's Super Bowl Halftime Show (Listen!)

January 28th, 2015 11:33am EST
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A new song by Katy Perry that's set to debut during her Super Bowl XLIX halftime show on Sunday has leaked online. It's only a joke though.

The new song hit YouTube on Sunday and has no title, just the headline "Katy Perry (Feat. Lenny Kravitz) Leaked Superbowl Song 2015" and a warning not to share the "leaked material."

Related: Katy Perry Denies Rumors She's Paying To Perform At The Super Bowl

The spoof isn't the first to hit YouTube prior to a Super Bowl.

Comedian Tim Heidecker ("Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie") posted the spoof to his YouTube page, and he's also responsible for...
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Did Katy Perry Pay To Play At This Year's Super Bowl?

January 15th, 2015 10:31pm EST
Katy Perry Denies Rumors She's Paying To Perform At The Super Bo
Last summer it was reported that the National Football League was toying with the idea of asking potential Super Bowl halftime acts to hand over a cut of their post-big game profits in exchange for the global exposure they'd be getting, but a number of big names balked at that idea, including Super Bowl XLIX halftime performer Katy Perry.

The NFL's reasoning was that since the big game is broadcast in over 200 countries globally, whomever takes the stage at halftime would see a boost in album and concert ticket sales. The league felt that since it's responsible for that boost it deserves a...
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Who's Playing WIth Katy Perry At The Super Bowl?

January 11th, 2015 9:54am EST
Katy Perry Reveals Lenny Kravitz As Her Special Guest For Super
Katy Perry announced big news about her upcoming Super Bowl halftime show during an interview with NBC.

An excerpt from the interview was shown during the playoff game between Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots on Saturday.

Perry revealed the surprise announcement on Twitter prior to the big reveal.

“I have a big surprise announcement coming up at halftime of this Ravens-Patriots game,” Perry wrote.

The singer then announced that she would be joined by rocker Lenny Kravitz on stage during her performance.

Neither Perry nor Kravitz have revealed what song they will be performin...
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Katy Perry To Take A 'Jab' At Taylor Swift During Super Bowl

January 6th, 2015 10:38am EST
Katy Perry Has A Taylor Swift Diss Planned For Her Super Bowl Pe
Katy Perry is planning a big show for the Super Bowl half-time show in February and wants to prove to her fans that she's the biggest female act in pop. Specifically, she wants to take down Taylor Swift.

An insider told HollywoodLife.com: "She wants to make a statement with her performance and show that she is the biggest female act in the world and she wants to show that to everyone, including Taylor, who she has a feud with.

"In Katy's eyes, no one can compete on her level. Katy will be doing something on stage during her performance that will be directed towards Taylor. She is working ...
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The 10 Most Overplayed Songs Of 2014

December 25th, 2014 4:37pm EST
Too Much: 10 Songs That Were Insanely Overplayed In 2014
Taylor Swift's smash hit "Shake It Off" has only been playing on the radio for about a third of 2014 because of its August release, and it still saw enough airtime for us to say, "enough already!"

Sure, the song has a catchy beat and proves that Swift's crossover from country to pop music is nothing short of a success, but three-to-four times a day for months straight is enough to drive us mad!

Actuality, "Shake It Off" is one of two songs on this list that we really love, but it's time to slow down with the number of plays, radio stations across America!

The single, which topped the Bil...
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Why Did A Ton Of Celebrities Lose Millions Of Followers?

December 19th, 2014 11:20am EST
Celebs Lose A Ton of Instagram Followers In Spam Purge
Kim Kardashian just beat out Justin Bieber as the hottest celeb on Instagram.

No, it's not due to another "break the internet" stunt, just some housecleaning by Instagram to get rid of inactive, fake and spam accounts.

The social media giant states that this will maintain "the best possible experience on Instagram" by ensuring that everyone following you is a real, live person.

After the sweep, Bieber lost nearly 15 percent of his followers, more than 3.5 million. On the upside, Kim Kardashian only lost 1.3 million followers with a grand total of 22 million to the Biebs 20 million.

Othe...
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Which Celebrities Are Rumored To Be In The Illuminati?

December 11th, 2014 11:27pm EST
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The Illuminati, that fabled organization of rich folks who run everything and aspire to take over the planet with a new world order (and may or may not even exist) is supposedly filled with dozens of Hollywood's elite.

Historically, the Illuminati began as a secret society in Bavaria during the during the 18th century, when Adam Weishaupt founded the "Order of the Illuminati" on May 1, 1776 in Ingolstadt, Upper Bavaria.

The caste is mostly comprised of rich white males, although wealth -- whether inherited or self-made -- is something that will get anyone in, thus the alleged involvement ...
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57th Grammy Awards Nominations: Reactions, Snubs and Surprises

December 8th, 2014 2:13pm EST
Reactions To The 57th Annual Grammy Awards Nominations
Think of the Grammys as a musician’s Super Bowl – it’s kind of a big deal. On Friday, December 5, the 57th Annual Grammy Awards nominees were revealed to the world. After much speculation, here’s some thoughts on some of the bigger nominations. These aren’t predictions – just thoughts on deservingness, snubs, and surprises.

Record of the Year:

“Fancy,” Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX

“Chandelier,” Sia

“Stay With Me,” Sam Smith

“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift

“All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor

Ultimately, the nominations for record of the year are solid. Snubbed is Pharrell Wi...
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Highlights From The AMAs

November 24th, 2014 8:27am EST
One Direction & Katy Perry Win Big At American Music Awards - Se
One Direction walked away with three trophies at Sunday night's American Music Awards, including "Artist of the Year." They picked up the first award of the night, "Favorite Band, Duo or Group" and later on added "Favorite Pop/Rock Album" for "Midnight Memories" to their catch.

Liam Payne told audience members and viewers: "It's been a real perfect day for us, our album's just come out and we got a number one in the U.K. and now we're stood here with an AMA. It's absolutely amazing... America feels like a second home to us now, it's been amazing how well we've been received out here so th...
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NBC Announces Katy Perry As Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Act

November 23rd, 2014 11:24pm EST
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It's official: Katy Perry will be the star of the halftime show during Super Bowl XLIX.

The singer was officially announced by NBC sportscaster Bob Costas during the game between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants on Sunday night.

Shortly after, the singer posted a link to her Twitter page leading to a video produced by Pepsi, which sponsors the halftime extravaganza, in which she shares some of her big ideas for the show, including covering the stadium in edible glitter, a Unicorn (she wanted a Pegasus) and riding a fire-breathing shark.

The singer also hinted at bringing in a speci...
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Katy Perry Shares Sexy Lingerie Selfie

November 14th, 2014 10:41am EST
Katy Perry Shares Sexy ‘Lolita’ Inspired Bed Selfie
Katy Perry knows how to turn men on.

The sexy pop singer posted a selfie inspired by the film "Lolita" on Instagram, stating, "Felling v Lolita right now."

The 30-year-old took the photo while relaxing in Australia during a stop on her Prismatic World Tour.

The photo has been retweeted for more than 24,000 times since it was first uploaded on Thursday.

Perry is notiously private and rarely posts selfies on social media, so it is a rare treet fans get to see the singer off-stage.

Maybe Perry was doing a little light reading, as she was inspired by the 1955 controversial book "Lolilta...
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MTV EMAs 2014 Winners & Highlights

November 10th, 2014 9:06am EST
One Direction, Ariana Grande Score Top Awards At MTV EMAs, See F
Music stars came out in full force at the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday night.

Nicki Minaj hosted the event (and won an award for Best Hip Hop), and Ariana Grande opened the show. Grande also picked up the ceremony's first award for Best Song ("Problem"). She also scooped up a trophy for Best Female.

The biggest winner of the night was One Direction, who scored three trophies: Best Live, Biggest Fans and and Best Pop. The British band accepted their awards via satellite because they were in London preparing for a performance on "The X Factor" U.K., the s...
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12 ‘Dark’ Songs

November 1st, 2014 3:00pm EDT
12 ‘Dark’ Songs
The key to this list – every song title must feature some form of the work dark. The results of searching all songs with the word dark in it – epic, eclectic, and nothing short of captivating.

1) Katy Perry featuring Juicy J, “Dark Horse” (Prism, 2013)

One of the best tracks from Katy Perry’s Prism, “Dark Horse” has a gangsta beat not to mention the fact that she collaborates with gangsta/dirty south rapper Juicy J. This #1 hit is dark and infectious.

2) Kelly Clarkson, “Dark Side” (Stronger, 2011)

Kelly Clarkson’s words speak true on her spectacularly ‘dark’ single “Dark ...
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