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Hot Legs: Katy Perry Shows Hers Off In A Short Red Dress

8/24/2010 11:49pm EDT
Katy Perry
Katy Perry heated up the city today in a skin-tight red dress when she left her hotel to head over to the Ed Sullivan Theater for her performance on the "Late Show With David Letterman." Katy's new album, "Teenage Dream" was released today. Here's what she has to say about it:

"I can't run from where I came from, nobody can," says Katy Perry. When it came time to make her exhilarating second album "Teenage Dream," Katy found herself increasingly drawn back home to Santa Barbara, Calif. Back to where they knew her before she became a superstar. Before she kissed a girl and liked it. And, ce...

Ciara's Slinky Blue Dress & Clunky High-Heels - Hot Or Not?

4/13/2010 7:30pm EDT
Check out the calves on Ciara at the "Death at a Funeral" Los Angeles premiere yesterday. She's flexing some muscle, and we like it!

Those shoes she's wearing look really heavy - maybe that's how she got such toned calves.

The songstress recently revealed that the follow-up to her 2009 album "Fantasy Ride" is titled "Basic Instinct." She explained that the album is "even more sensual, confident, and a fun way." It's expected to be released this summer.

"Ride" is the first single from "Basic Instinct." The song was produced by Christopher "Tricky" Stewart and The-Dream and i...

Check Out Christina Aguilera's Sexy New Single, 'Not Myself Tonight' (Listen Here)

3/31/2010 11:15am EDT
Christina Aguilera's new single, "Not Myself Tonight," just had its world premiere on her official website, and you can listen to it right here.

Bionic features songs co-written by Aguilera along with her much buzzed about collaborations including Sia, Tricky Stewart, Polow Da Don, Le Tigre, Hill & Switch, and Ladytron among others.

Aguilera notes, "Working on this album with so many talented artists and producers that I admire was really an amazing experience. The artists I chose to work with added so many unique sonic layers to Bionic. My intention was to step into their world a...

Christina Aguilera's Bionic Out June 8; New Single, 'Not Myself Tonight,' Premieres March 30

3/25/2010 5:00pm EDT
Christina Aguilera
With 30 million albums sold worldwide and the prestigious honor of being the only artist under the age of 30 included in Rolling Stone Magazine's list of the 100 greatest singers of all time, 5 time Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera has already achieved an unprecedented level of success. Aguilera's been hard at work in the studio for the past year and is pleased to announce the release of her highly anticipated 4th studio album Bionic (RCA Records) on June 8th, 2010. The first single from Bionic is the fiercely energetic anthem "Not Myself Tonight", produced by Polow Da Don. The song w...

Recording Artists Who Have Changed Music Styles

2/2/2010 10:40am EST
What happens when Hip Hop & R&B stars lives are changed by fame and fortune? Now finding themselves in a different place most opt to crossover, which involves a marked change in artistic direction, to find new life in the world of popular music. Do you agree, or disagree? Let us know how you feel when your favorite musicians cross over into other musical styles.

Kanye West

Hip Hop entertainer Kanye West may have left many fans quite surprised with his last release, 808s & Heartbreak, which by the given the title was really more an Electronica release, non arguably one of the best in...

Christina Aguilera's 'Dutch Boy' Hairdo & Black Cocktail Dress - Hot Or Not?

1/4/2010 5:30pm EST
Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera and Nicole Richie hosted New Year's Eve at TAO and LAVO in Las Vegas on Dec 31. Do you think Christina's pageboy haircut suits her? See more photos after the jump...

We definitely like the pop star's choice of a simple black cocktail dress and dazzling diamond necklace, but we're not so keen on her red and black arm tattoo. What do you think?

The star recently confirmed her upcoming album will be released in March. It's her first full-length studio album since 2006's "Back To Basics." She released a greatest hits collection in 2008. The untitled CD will involve c...

Mariah Carey's 'Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel' Set For Sept. 29 Release

9/18/2009 7:23pm EDT
Mariah Carey
After setting a long list of new chart records with her most recent hit "Obsessed," interna­tional superstar Mariah Carey, the top-selling female recording artist in history, now follows-up with her remake of Foreigner's classic "I Want To Know What Love Is" as the second single pick from her forthcoming new album on Island Records, "Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel".

The special 2-CD package – disc one containing the full album, enhanced disc two containing four remixes plus two videos – is scheduled to arrive in-stores on September 29th. On Friday, September 18th, Mariah will make a spe...

Video: Paradiso Girls (Feat. Lil Jon & Eve) - 'Patron Tequila'

6/16/2009 2:11pm EDT
Paradiso Girls
Female groups have always played a pivotal role in music. The Supremes, Spice Girls and Destiny's Child are just a few of the iconic names that come to mind. Now music/Interscope Records is ready to write the next chapter in girl group history. And it's titled: Paradiso Girls.

Two years in development, Paradiso Girls isn't your stereotypical girl group. Reflecting music's increasingly global reach, each member of this talented quintet—Aria, Chelsea, Kelly, Lauren and Shar—hails from a different country: Barbados, England, France, Philippines, and the U.S. Beyond this multicultu...

Ciara And Justin Timberlake Team Up For 'Love Sex Magic'

2/25/2009 10:25am EST
Multi-platinum singer Ciara is teaming up with her Jive Records label mate Justin Timberlake on her newest single, "Love Sex Magic." Co-written by Timberlake and produced by The Y's, "Love Sex Magic" is an electric, dance-friendly duet that will be featured on Ciara's forthcoming album, Fantasy Ride.

Fantasy Ride will be the 23-year old, Atlanta-based R&B/hip-hop singer/dancer's third album. Ciara first came to national attention in 2004, with her 3x platinum debut album Goodies which spawned the #1 hits "Goodies," "1,2 Step" featuring Missy Elliot and "Oh" featuring Ludacris. She ...

Diddy Announces New Album: 'Last Train To Paris' Coming In September

2/19/2009 5:00pm EST
Sean "Diddy" Combs has revealed new details of his sixth LP. The album, entitled Last Train To Paris, is slated to arrive on September 22nd. The LP features what Combs describes as electro-hip hop soul funk - welcoming in an unexpected mixture of sight and sound. "I'm ushering in a new movement called 'train music'," says Combs. "Last Train To Paris" is Diddy's follow-up to his critically acclaimed 2007 release, Press Play.

"Last Train To Paris is deeper than any of the other stuff I have ever made. It's a profound love story. It's me with my shades off. It's the truth." says...

Mariah Carey Announces New Album, 'E=MC²'; In Stores April 15

2/18/2008 8:00pm EST
Mariah Carey
Performer and songwriter Mariah Carey has set April 15th as the in-store date for the most eagerly anticipated album of the year, E=MC². The 11th studio album of her career, E=MC² is the follow-up to The Emancipation Of Mimi, Mariah's worldwide 10 million selling #1 album, which generated three Grammy awards (including Best Contemporary R&B Album), 2 #1 singles and countless more industry honors during its 18-month stay on the charts.

The first single from E=MC² is "Touch My Body," written and produced by Mariah Carey, C. "Tricky" Stewart, and The-Dream. In addition to C. "Tricky" St...

Mary J. Blige Releases New Album, 'Growing Pains,' Dec. 18

12/6/2007 4:15pm EST
Mary J. Blige
Geffen Records superstar and hit-making songwriter Mary J. Blige, is set to follow-up the most successful album of her career, the triple platinum The Breakthrough, with her eighth (8th) studio CD Growing Pains on Tuesday, December 18th, one week before Christmas.

Growing Pains includes her top ten single "Just Fine" which has become an instant favorite on radio enjoyed by over 20 million listeners. "Just Fine" is in heavy rotation on MTV, BET and VH-1, and Mary recently shot the video for her second single, "Work That," which is currently featured in an Apple iPod commercial.


Celebrity Birthdays, January 27

1/27/2007 3:00am EST
Alan Cumming
Happy Birthday to tennis pro Marat Safin (1980), English rapper Tricky (1968), Faith No More signer Mike Patton (1968), X-Men actor Alan Cumming (1965), actress Bridget Fonda (1964), Iron Maiden guitarist Janick Gers (1957), actress and former Mrs. Cruise Mimi Rogers (1956), Russian dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov (1948), Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason (1944), "Six Feet Under" actor James Cromwell (1940), American actor Troy Donahue (1936; d. 2001), Actress Donna Reed (1921; d. 1986), "Alice In Wonderland" author Lewis Carroll (1832; 1898), and Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756; d. ...

Björk's Albums Remastered And Expanded

6/20/2006 4:16pm EDT
Since leaving The Sugarcubes almost 15 years ago, Björk has charted a musical course as unpredictable and challenging as it is inspiring and beautiful. Rhino Records follows the artistic adventures of the mercurial singer/songwriter/sonic sculptor with Surrounded. Presented in deluxe "brick" packaging, the seven-DualDisc collection contains 5.1 remastered versions of Björk's six studio albums expanded to include each album's videos. The box also includes the DualDisc release of Drawing Restraint 9, the soundtrack to a film Björk and her life partner, avant-garde artist Matthew Barney collab...

Celebrity Birthdays, January 27

1/27/2006 3:00am EST
Alan Cumming
Happy Birthday to tennis pro Marat Safin (1980), English rapper Tricky (1968), Faith No More signer Mike Patton (1968), X-Men actor Alan Cumming (1965), actress Bridget Fonda (1964), Iron Maiden guitarist Janick Gers (1957), actress and former Mrs. Cruise Mimi Rogers (1956), Russian dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov (1948), Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason (1944), "Six Feet Under" actor James Cromwell (1940), American actor Troy Donahue (1936; d. 2001), Actress Donna Reed (1921; d. 1986), "Alice In Wonderland" author Lewis Carroll (1832; 1898), and Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756; d. ...

Paul Oakenfold Readies New Album

1/19/2006 12:07pm EST
Paul Oakenfold
Paul Oakenfold has long been one of the most important and iconic names in modern club culture. Remixes for Madonna and U2; the scoring of the movie Swordfish; plus original compositions for advertisements for Motorola, Saab, Toyota and Diet Coke are just a small portion of his work that have kept him on the forefront of the musical map. On April 11, Oakenfold will release A Lively Mind, a brand new full-length album for Maverick Records that introduces the next element of his career.

A Lively Mind-a title which means 'an active person,' says its creator-features 12 new songs composed ...