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2012 Golden Globes Fashion: Who Rocked The Red Carpet & Who Didn't?

1/16/2012 9:30am EST
2012 Golden Globes fashion
The Golden Globes are the first big awards show of the season, and the stars came out in colorful ensembles to attend one of Hollywood's most prestigious events leading up to the Academy Awards.

There were very few fashion missteps at this year's event. "Homeland" actress Morena Baccarin wore a daring black dress that showed quite a bit of cleavage (is that appropriate?), while "Ringer" star Sarah Michelle Gellar took a chance with a blue and white tie-dyed gown (too bohemian?).

There wasn't a lot of flash on the red carpet. Few stars wore sequins (Laura Dern, Madonna, Diane Lane and did)...
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Keith Urban Makes Plans To Return To The Stage After Surgery

1/12/2012 7:30pm EST
Keith Urban
Country star Keith Urban has marked his calendar for a return to performing after undergoing throat surgery in December - he'll hit the Grand Ole Opry Ryman Auditorium stage in Nashville, Tennessee on February 3.

Urban had a polyp removed from a vocal cord at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and he has been on vocal rest ever since.

His appearance next month will be his first public outing since he recorded a song for the CMA Country Christmas television special in mid-November, according to Access Hollywood.

He was forced to scrap his All For The Hall benefit concert this month and ...
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2011 - The Year In Review, January

1/1/2012 9:00am EST
2011 - The Year In Review
The new year began with wedding bells for many couples including singer Shania Twain, who married her fiance Frederic Thiebaud in Puerto Rico on New Year's Day, while country star Kellie Pickler and actress Valerie Bertinelli also walked down the aisle on January 1.

The new year brought baby news for a number of celebrity couples - Orlando Bloom and his wife Miranda Kerr became first-time parents with the birth of their son Flynn. Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem also welcomed a son, and Owen Wilson became a father just days after he announced his girlfriend's pregnancy. Nicole Kidman also ...
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Keith Urban Not Allowed To Speak For Three Weeks

11/26/2011 11:00am EST
Keith Urban
Country star Keith Urban is recovering after undergoing a successful operation on his vocal cords.

The Aussie singer, who is married to Nicole Kidman, had the surgery to remove a polyp on Tuesday and his spokesman Paul Freundlich tells Reuters he is doing fine.

Urban has been ordered not to speak for three weeks to allow his throat time to heal.

The star, who had to cancel end-of-year shows due to his health issues, released a special Thanksgiving video message for fans before going under the knife earlier this week to thank them for their support.

Urban has become the latest celebrity ...
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Keith Urban Makes Video Message For Fans Before Vocal Cord Surgery

11/23/2011 9:04am EST
Keith Urban
Keith Urban has recorded his final message to fans before undergoing vocal cord surgery.

The country star, who is married to Nicole Kidman, will be on vocal rest immediately after the operation and so he decided to send fans a Thanksgiving message via video on his website while he still can.

Starting off with, "I just wanted to take a second before I go on complete vocal lockdown for three weeks," Urban thanked his fans for their understanding after he was forced to pull out of end-of-year shows due to his health issues.

The You'll Think of Me singer said, "I can't even express my gratit...
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Nicole Kidman's CMA Hair Revealed

11/10/2011 1:30pm EST
Nicole Kidman
For Nicole Kidman's Country Music Awards look, celebirty hairstylist David Babaii began with attaching the Couture Colour RESCU-HUE Water Purification System to wash her hair and remove chlorine and damaging chemicals your tap water releases. The purification system also helps to preserve hair color while hydrating the skin and hair.

Inside Tip: David loves a clean canvas and rinsing all traces of oils, dirt and impurities are "key" to achieving the look you want.

After gently towel drying, he applied a dime size amount of Couture Colour Pequi Oil which he then massaged into her hair fro...
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Metallics & Sequins Dominate Fashion At The CMA Awards (Photos)

11/10/2011 8:52am EST
CMA Awards Fashion
Gold, silver and sequins dominated the red carpet at the Country Music Association (CMA) awards last night. Most singers and celebrities opted for subdued colors with a splash of sparkle.

Carrie Underwood and Hillary Scott opted for gold dresses, while Miranda Lambert had two looks for the evening: a black and silver dress and a fuschia sequined one.

The red carpet standout (and not necessarily in a good way) was Laura Bell Bundy. Her purple and silver ensemble seemed more appropriate for an ice skating event.

SEE THE FULL LIST OF WINNERS HERE!

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Keith Urban To Have Throat Surgery

11/4/2011 9:08am EDT
Keith Urban
Keith Urban has joined the celebrity throat surgery club after announcing he has to have a polyp removed from his vocal chords.

The Aussie singer, who is married to Nicole Kidman, has cleared his calendar for the rest of the year so he can rest up after the procedure. He has also cancelled a hosting appearance at the All for the Hall benefit concert in Nashville, Tennessee in January.

Rescheduled performances may include two upcoming shows at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.

He's not the only star currently undergoing throat surgery - Adele and KISS frontman Paul Stanley have also announ...
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Celebrity Birthdays - October 26, 2011

10/26/2011 3:00am EDT
Jon Heder
Happy Birthday to:

"Napoleon Dynamite" star Jon Heder (1977)

"Family Guy" animator and creator Seth MacFarlane (1973)

Grammy nominated Country singer Keith Urban (1967)

Solo artist and former 10,000 Maniacs lead singer Natalie Merchant (1963)

Actor and star of "The Princess Bride" Cary Elwes (1962)

"The Practice" star Dylan McDermott (1961)

"The Love Boat" cruise director Lauren Tewes (1962)

Funk bassist Bootsy Collins (1951)

Original "Charlie's Angel" Jaclyn Smith (1947)

"Wheel of Fortune" host Pat Sajak (1946)

Star of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" Bob Hoskins (1942)

Arguably the g...
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Keith Urban & Ellen DeGeneres Get Sexy In Faux Cologne Commercial

10/14/2011 11:14am EDT
Keith Urban & Ellen DeGeneres Phoenix
Keith Urban has a new cologne called Phoenix, and the country star had no problem making fun of it in a new "ad" with Ellen DeGeneres.

Featured on her talk show, Ellen donned a long blonde wig while Urban unbottoned his shirt and showed off his chest tattoo for the commercial.

At one point Ellen licked Urban's face and threw ice chips at the musician. So how would Urban's wife Nicole Kidman react to the ad? He explained, "You know that you're the only women on the planet that would be ok with my wife."

DeGeneres is married to actress Portia De Rossi.

The spoof is quite clever, and we ...
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The Zac Brown Band & Jason Aldean Lead American Country Awards Nominations

10/13/2011 4:00pm EDT
Zac Brown Band and Jason Aldean
Singer Jason Aldean and the Zac Brown Band are set to dominate the second annual American Country Awards after scoring eight nominations apiece.

Both acts will battle it out for the Artist of the Year and Album of the Year honors at the Las Vegas ceremony in December.

Taylor Swift is also tipped for the Artist Of The Year prize, as are Kenny Chesney and Lady Antebellum.

Duo Thompson Square will be an act to beat after scoring seven nominations, while country sweetheart Swift is tipped in six categories, including Artist of the Year: Female. She'll go head-to-head with Sara Evans, Alison ...
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Photographer Says Keith Urban Punched & Kicked His Car

8/2/2011 9:01am EDT
Keith Urban
Keith Urban is facing police questioning after a paparazzo alleged the country singer "banged" and "kicked" his car last week.

The star and his wife Nicole Kidman were leaving a restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee, last Wednesday when a photographer, named Willem Pieterson, attempted to take pictures of the couple.

Pieterson alleges Urban became angry at him and "kicked" his car door in retaliation, prompting the photographer to file a police report over the alleged attack.

Don Aaron of the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department tells GossipCop.com, "Pieterson alleges that the couple go...
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Kenny Chesney Named Country Music's Fittest Man

7/2/2011 3:30pm EDT
Kenny Chesney
Singer Kenny Chesney has been honored for his toned physique - he has been named the Fittest Man in Country Music.

The She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy hit-maker beat out Keith Urban, Tim McGraw and Blake Shelton for the prestigious title in a Men's Health magazine contest. Chesney credits the win on his efforts to take care of himself when he's on the road.

He says, "It's a demanding way of life, out here on the road. I just try to be mentally and physically in the best shape possible... I love the way I feel when I'm done (at the gym). I know I've accomplished something and I'm in a good ...
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Spotted: Nicole Kidman With Baby Daughter Faith Margaret In Sydney

6/28/2011 12:00pm EDT
Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman was all smiles as she held onto her newborn daughter Faith Margaret and older daughter Sunday Rose's hand at Sydney Airport in Australia today.

Faith was born on December 28 by a gestational surrogate at the Women's Hospital at Centennial in Nicole and Keith Urban's adopted hometown of Nashville. She is the couple's biological child.

Nicole has several films in production, including "Trespass" about a couple held hostage in their own home; "The Danish Girl," the true story of 1920s artist Greta Wegener and her transgendered mate/model; and "Stoker" about a young woman who g...
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Country Music Stars Raise $150,000 For Domestic Violence Charity

6/15/2011 1:32pm EDT
Martina McBride
Country stars including Keith Urban and Martina McBride have helped raise more than $150,000 for a domestic violence charity in Nashville, Tennessee.

The musicians offered up personal prizes as part of a celebrity auction to benefit the city's Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) organization, which helps women leave abusive households.

A dress belonging to McBride attracted a top bid of $27,000 and she helped raise a further $17,500 by offering to take a fan on a personal tour of recording studio owned by her husband John, as well as selling an outfit worn in her Teenage Daughter...
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Justin Bieber Dominates The 2011 Billboard Music Awards (See List Of Winners)

5/23/2011 8:05am EDT
Justin Beiber
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

5/10/2011 8:41am EDT
Beyonce
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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Keith Urban Offers Concert Tickets For Info On Missing Sculpture

5/7/2011 1:00pm EDT
Keith Urban
Keith Urban has offered up free concert tickets to anyone with information that leads to the return of a sculptured tribute to him in Wisconsin.

A salon owner bought the giant chair hand at installation, which is adorned with pictures of the singer/songwriter, and placed it outside her store in Eau Claire.

The piece was swiped last month, and now Urban has joined the hunt for the missing hand.

He is offering up four tickets and four VIP passes to any show on his upcoming "Get Closer World Tour" to anyone with vital information leading to the location of the hand.
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Jason Aldean Leads 2011 CMT Music Awards With Four Nominations

4/27/2011 2:28pm EDT
Jason Aldean
Justin Bieber's foray into country music has paid off - his collaboration with Rascal Flatts has earned him a top nomination at the 2011 CMT Music Awards.

The stars' duet, That Should Be Me, will compete for Collaborative Video of the Year - going up against multiple nominee Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson's track, Don't You Wanna Stay.

Aldean leads all nominations with four mentions - three for his hit song My Kinda Party, which will battle for Video of the Year, Male Video of the Year and Best Web Video of the Year.

Keith Urban (Without You) and Blake Shelton (Who Are You When I'm N...
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EMI's Family Of Artists And Songwriters Raise $940,000 To Support Japanese Red Cross Disaster Relief Efforts

4/26/2011 2:43pm EDT
30 Seconds To Mars
An auction of exclusive personal items and memorabilia donated by EMI’s family of artists and songwriters has raised $940,000 in funds to help the Red Cross support people affected by last month’s earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

The charity auction, which launched on eBay’s worldwide sites on April 5, attracted bids totaling $470,000 from music fans around the world. All the money from winning bidders will be doubled through a donation by EMI.

EMI Group CEO Roger Faxon commented: “What a wonderful result!! It was made possible by the extraordinary generosity of so many members of the EMI...
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Hot Hair: Nicole Kidman's Summer Waves At 2011 ACM Awards

4/7/2011 3:55pm EDT
Nicole Kidman
Celebrity hairstylist David Babaii created Nicole Kidman’s look for the 2011 Academy of Country Music Awards achieving summer waves for her red carpet look.

1. Beginning with a clean canvas and applying Couture Colour Pequi Oil Treatment from roots to ends, David gently rough dried the hair moving his hands in various directions to create natural texture and volume.

2. Once dry, he fashioned a side part and divided tresses into 4 sections (sides, top & nape). Starting at the nape area, he took 1" sections throughout the head applying additional Pequi Oil to each.

3. To create her summer ...
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Fashion At The 2011 Academy Of Country Music Awards

4/4/2011 8:41am EDT
Academy of Country Music Awards
Miranda Lambert dominated last night's Academy of Country Music Awards after taking home four trophies (check out all the winners here), but did she dominate the red carpet?

Carrie Underwood looked resplendent in a grape-colored gown with sequin embellishment, while Taylor Swift opted for a more subtle look in a yellow dress.

Miranda Lambert looked like Aphrodite in a white, Goddess-like gown and later changed into a short strapless hot pink frock.

Julianne Hough dazzled in a sleeveless peach dress with a turqouise and gold bracelet.

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Miranda Lambert Dominates At Academy Of Country Music Awards

4/4/2011 8:26am EDT
Miranda Lambert
The 2011 Academy of Country Music Awards belonged to Miranda Lambert after she scooped four trophies at the ceremony in Las Vegas on Sunday.

The country star was crowned Female Vocalist of The Year, while her track The House That Built Me received honors for Song of The Year, Single Record of The Year and Video of The Year.

Brad Paisley took home the Male Vocalist of The Year trophy and trio Lady Antebellum accepted awards for Top Vocal Group and Album of The Year for Need You Know.

Picking up their prize, Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley joked, "Thank you, Miranda Lambert, for winnin...
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Watch The Red Carpet Show From The Academy Of Country Music Awards (Live Stream)

4/3/2011 6:05pm EDT
Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton
Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton are all set to host tonight's 46th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, broadcast live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas at 8pm; but you can watch the stars arrive on the red carpet prior to the show right here.

Join host Stuart Brazell live from the red carpet beginning at 6:15pm (ET), and get the lowdown on tonight's big show. While you're waiting for the live stream to begin, check out Stuart's sneak-peek behind the scenes at the awards video below. She'll show you where the big stars will be sitting, give a tour of Reba's dressing room and more!

This y...
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Global Music Effort Launches "Songs For Japan" Album On iTunes to Benefit Japan Disaster Relief

3/25/2011 4:08pm EDT
Songs For Japan
Proceeds from Star-Studded Album to Support Disaster Relief Efforts of Japanese Red Cross

In what stands as a major global music relief effort to benefit those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, over 30 of the biggest names in contemporary music have joined together for the worldwide release of "Songs for Japan," an unprecedented compilation of 38 chart-topping hits and classic tracks, available worldwide on the iTunes Store for $9.99 starting today (www.itunes.com/songsforjapan). Proceeds from the album's sale will benefit the disaster relief efforts of the Japanese Red Cros...
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2011 Oscar Fashion: Celebrities Step Out For The 83rd Academy Awards

2/28/2011 9:10am EST
Oscar Fashion
It's the most glamorous night in Hollywood, and the stars didn't disappoint at this year's Academy Awards ceremony.

It was a colorful red carpet. Actresses Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Hudson, Sandra Bullock and Jennifer Lawrence wore eye-popping crimson.

Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis were pretty in purple, and Amy Adams wore a bright blue sequined gown.

Check out the photos from the hottest night in Tinseltown, and tell us who you think looked best:

Amy Adams

Halle Berry

Natalie Portman

Sandra Bullock

Gwyneth Paltrow

Michelle Williams

Cate Blanchett

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Nicole Kidman Opens Up About Her Fertility Struggle

2/21/2011 7:23am EST
Nicole Kidman
New mom Nicole Kidman has opened up about her "rollercoaster ride with fertility," admitting she suffered feelings of "pain and loss" when she was unable to conceive.

The Moulin Rouge! star welcomed baby daughter Faith Margaret - her second with husband Keith Urban - in December, via a gestational carrier.

Kidman insists she "desperately" wanted to fall pregnant again after the birth of daughter Sunday Rose in 2008, and was forced to turn to surrogacy to complete her family.

She tells Australia's 60 Minutes show, "Anyone that's been in the place of wanting another child or wanting a chil...
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Music Valentines: Most Romantic Couples In Country Music

2/14/2011 2:22pm EST
mgrawhill
It's no secret; When it comes to romance, Country music stars are the most romantic valentines. Whether in public or private, these romantic couples wear their hearts on their sleeves, and go whole hog when it comes to lovin.' Here are our favorite romantic couples in Country music.

Faith Hill & Tim McGraw

Besides being some of Country music's biggest sex symbols, singers Faith Hill and Tim McGraw are a romantic Country music pairing that couldn't be more perfect. The married couple, besides a deep common love of music, now share a family of three daughters.

Lisa Hartman Blac...
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Fashion At The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards - Who Looked The Best?

2/14/2011 8:43am EST
Grammy Awards fashion
As we previously reported, the ladies ruled the Grammy Awards last night. And several stars stood out on the red carpet with their fashionable attire.

Katy Perry showed up with her grandmother wearing angel wings, while Lady Gaga made an appearance in an egg.

Cee Lo Green performed with muppets and Gwyneth Paltrow in a bird-like costume, while Rihanna teased with a ruffled number that strategically hid her softer parts.

Check out the fashion below, and tell us who your favorites are. (See the list of winners here!)

Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga arriving in an egg

Jennifer Lopez

Justin Bi...
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'Ladys' Night at the Grammys as Lady Antebellum & Lady Gaga win big (Full List of Grammy Winners)

2/14/2011 12:31am EST
Lady Antebellum
Lady Antebellum and Lady Gaga were the toast of the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday night after picking up nine awards between them.

Country trio Lady Antebellum claimed five accolades for their single and album "Need You Now," including Record and Song of the Year, while Gaga scored wins for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance and Best Short Form Video for "Bad Romance" and Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Pop Vocal Album for "The Fame Monster."

But the surprise of the night came right at the end of the ceremony when indie darlings Arcade Fire picked up Album of the Year honors for "Th...
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