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Which Fellow Black Eyed Pea Did Fergie Make Out With?

October 22nd, 2012 8:55pm EDT
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Pop star Fergie once made out with one of her Black Eyed Peas bandmates.

The "My Humps" hitmaker, who is now happily married to actor Josh Duhamel, cuddled up to the 37-year-old Pea one lonely night on tour, but when band leader will.i.am caught wind of the romance, he forbade the couple from taking its relationship any further in order to protect the longevity of the band.

Fergie tells Oprah Winfrey, "One time, it was at night, we had been drinking, [he] and I made out...

"Of course will.i.am hears about it the next day and calls a meeting, saying, 'We can't have this is, this is busine...
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Shakira Named Latin Recording Academy Person Of The Year

November 10th, 2011 10:01am EST
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Shakira broke down in tears as her father serenaded her at a star-studded Las Vegas dinner celebrating her career on Wednesday.

Black Eyed Peas rapper Taboo and Mexican rocker Alejandra Guzman also turned up to toast the Colombian singer as she was named the Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year at the special tribute.

Venezuelan star Franco De Vita and salsa legend Gilberto Santa Rosa were among the acts who performed Shakira's hits, but the night's most poignant moment came as her dad William Mebarak stepped onstage to serenade her.

Shakira wiped away tears as Mebarak sang the c...
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Black Eyed Peas Raise $4 Million With Rain-Soaked Charity Concert

October 2nd, 2011 11:00am EDT
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The Black Eyed Peas helped to raise $4 million for charity on Friday after playing through the rain to stage a special concert in New York's Central Park.

The "I Gotta Feeling" hitmakers were originally due to headline the free Concert 4 NYC in June, but thunderstorms forced the gig to be canceled at the last minute for reasons of safety.

It was rescheduled for Friday night and the Peas honored the date by playing a hits-filled set for the 60,000 fans packed onto the Great Lawn, performing tracks like "Imma Be," "My Humps," "Where Is The Love?" and "I Gotta Feeling."

The skies began to o...
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Will.I.Am Denies The Black Eyed Peas Are Breaking Up

September 21st, 2011 9:25am EDT
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Rapper Will.I.Am has assured fans the Black Eyed Peas are not breaking up after Kanye West suggested the band was splitting for good during a performance in Texas.

The hitmakers announced in July they are planning to take a hiatus once they wrap up their current world tour, but West sparked speculation the break would be a more permanent one as he played a set at the Austin City Limits Music Festival last Friday.

At the end of his song All of the Lights, which features a host of stars including Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie, he shouted out, "Rest in peace to the Black Eyed Peas. You're go...
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Fergie Looks To Break Huey Lewis's Attendance Record At North Dakota Flood Benefit

August 31st, 2011 10:17pm EDT
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The Black Eyed Peas are hoping to break Huey Lewis & the News' gig attendance record when they perform a charity show in Minot, North Dakota on Saturday.

Singer Fergie urged her bandmates to do something to help the locals in her husband Josh Duhamel's hometown after a recent flood left the place devastated - and they jumped at the chance to stage a benefit concert.

Now, after learning actor Duhamel was in the audience for the town's biggest show on record, she wants to go one better.

Calling in to local DJ Chris Berg's radio show on Wednesday, she said, "When I was young I had a huge cr...
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Black Eyed Peas' Taboo To Mark Sobriety With Haircut

July 19th, 2011 12:55pm EDT
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Black Eyed Peas star Taboo is cutting off his trademark long hair for the first time in 22 years to show he is a "new man" since conquering his alcohol and drug problems.

The musician, who was arrested in 2007 for DUI, has spoken candidly about his battle with addiction in the past, revealing his behavior caused friction in the band before he cleaned up his lifestyle.

Taboo, real name Jaime Luis Gomez, has been teetotal for the last four years, and he now wants an image overhaul to match - on Tuesday he will chopping off his long locks, which he admits he used to "hide" behind while hig...
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Former 'Idol' Star Justin Guarini Is A Dad

April 27th, 2011 8:43am EDT
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Singer Justin Guarini is the latest star to become a dad after welcoming a son on Tuesday.

The former "American Idol" runner-up is a new father after his wife Reina Capodici gave birth to little William Neko Bell Guarini.

The couple's new arrival was due in March but his timing was perfect for Guarini, who wrapped his role in Broadway's "American Idiot" musical on Sunday.

He tells People.com, "Quite a polite fellow for waiting until late Monday, early Tuesday to make his entrance. With a full head of curly brown hair, wide open and alert eyes he came charging into the world. Reina is doi...
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Happy 36th Birthday, Fergie!

March 27th, 2011 6:27pm EDT
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Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie celebrated her 36th birthday at The Bank at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Friday night. The singer arrived looking fabulous in a pink Herve Leger bandage dress with fringe running down the sides and turquoise open-toe heels.

Fergie's husband, Transformers star Josh Duhamel, didn't make the party, but she had plenty of friends with her to celebrate.

Fergie's currently getting ready to hit the road again with the BEPs - on June 22 they'll head overseas to kick off their international tour.

This week, the band showed their support for victims of...
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