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The Veronicas preparing for comeback after signing new record deal

March 20th, 2014 4:10am EDT
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Australian pop duo The Veronicas are preparing to make a comeback after signing a new deal with bosses at Sony Music.

In 2010, twin sisters Jessica and Lisa Origliasso were in the studio recording tracks for their third album, but the project was put on hold due to a conflict with executives at their label, Warner Bros Records.

They split from the label last October (13).

In a new video posted on, the sisters have now announced they have inked a new deal with bosses at Sony Music and are getting ready to release a new album.

In the video, the duo is seen in the recording stu...

Spotted: Chelsea Handler, Shia Labeouf, Kevin Bacon, Demi Lovato & More Party In LA

August 30th, 2011 7:30pm EDT
The stars hit the town this weekend and we’ve got all the details! [RIGHT] Shia Labeouf, Lindsay Lohan, Audrina Patridge, Chelsea Handler, Jesse Metcalfe and tons more all attended the (BELVEDERE)RED launch party Friday night held at The Box in Hollywood. Belvedere partnered up with product Red to help raise proceeds for the fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in Africa. The celebs looked good and had fun, all for a good cause!

Saturday night we spotted a bevy of celebrities at Perez Hilton’s infamous "One Night In Los Angeles" pre-VMA bash held at the Wiltern in Los Angeles. The ...

Vanessa Hudgens Shows Off First Tattoo (Picture)

February 17th, 2011 11:56am EST
Vanessa Hudgens Butterfly tattoo
Actress Vanessa Hudgens is sporting her first piece of body art after getting a tattoo on Wednesday.

The High School Musical star headed to a parlor owned by Bang Bang, the man responsible for Rihanna's inkings, after a show during New York Fashion Week.

MTV VJ Ruby Rose accompanied the 22 year old to the salon and updated her fans on about Hudgens' progress.

In a series of posts, she writes, "Please don't blame me... But I may have convinced Vanessa Hudgens to get a tattoo... Now. Her first. By bang bang. Vanessa is deciding between her neck or ribs what do you guys think?"

Veronicas Singer Lisa Origliasso Blasts Ke$ha

November 29th, 2010 11:06pm EST
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The Veronicas star Lisa Origliasso has criticized Ke$ha for her controversial appearance on Australian TV last week, which was deemed too racy for viewers.

The American singer, full name Kesha Rose Sebert, provoked a storm of complaints by gyrating in ripped stockings during a rendition of her track We R Who We R on Australia's Sunrise breakfast show.

Origliasso has joined the ranks of viewers who were not impressed with Ke$ha's overly-saucy set by posting a link to the performance on her page.

In a caption, the outraged star writes, "If this is what is selling records these ...

The Veronicas Hold Skinned Rabbits In PETA Anti-Fur Ad

October 26th, 2010 9:20am EDT
Australian pop stars The Veronicas have joined a gory new anti-fur campaign - the twins appear holding skinned rabbits for a new animal rights advert.

Jessica and Lisa Origliasso have joined the likes of Pamela Anderson, Eva Mendes and Kate Winslet by starring in a promo for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). In the firm's latest advertising campaign, the Aussie stars are snapped holding what appears to be bloody, skinned rabbits alongside the caption: "Here's the Rest of Your Fur Coat."

The singers have previously criticized fashion designers for using fur in clothing...

Billy Corgan Finds Love With The Veronicas Star

August 21st, 2010 2:42pm EDT
Billy Corgon
Smashing Pumpkins star Billy Corgan appears to have gone public about his romance with The Veronicas star Jessica Origliasso in a series of affectionate tweets.

The rocker sparked rumors he had a new Jessica in his life, after dashing reports he was dating Jessica Simpson, in May by telling Twitter followers about a "beautiful day" he had had with the Aussie star after she confessed she was missing Corgan while touring.

And Origliasso, 25, was very much in his thoughts on Friday as Corgan looked forward to spending the weekend with the pop star.

He tweeted, "Looking forward to seeing @je...

MTV Latin America Awards Go Gaga (See Photos)

October 16th, 2009 9:15am EDT
MTV Latin America Awards
Pop sensation Lady Gaga was the toast of the Latin American music scene on Thursday night, winning two honors at the Los Premios MTV Awards in Los Angeles.

Bosses at MTV split the ceremony between a string of cities including Bogota, Colombia, Buenos Aires, Argentina and Mexico City, with performances from the regional shows broadcast at the L.A. leg, held in the city's Gibson Amphitheatre. Canadian-Portuguese singer Nelly Furtado opened the L.A. show with a song from her Spanish-language album Mi Plan.

Lady Gaga was a big winner on the night, picking up the Song of the Year prize f...

'Bring It On: Fight To The Finish' Comes To Blu-ray Hi-Def And DVD Sept. 1

August 15th, 2009 9:00am EDT
Bring It On: Fight To The Finish
The all-new installment of the global hit cheerleading franchise, Bring It On: Fight to the Finish comes exclusively to Blu-ray Hi-Def and DVD on September 1, 2009 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment Family Productions and Beacon Communications. Showcasing daring athletics, fierce competition and hot young stars, including Grammy-nominated recording star and actress Christina Milian, "Bring It On: Fight to the Finish" sets the bar higher than ever with the story of an East Los Angeles teen who reinvigorates a lackluster Malibu cheer squad with her scorching Latina style.

For the fi...

Courtney Love Battles The Veronicas Over Stolen Dresses

August 10th, 2009 2:47pm EDT
Courtney Love
Courtney Love is squaring up against Aussie rockers The Veronicas, after they ignored her request not to wear a collection of dresses she alleges were stolen from her.

Love has been bickering with sister duo Jessica and Lisa Origliasso through their blogs ever since she discovered they had bought the four gowns online. The former Hole frontwoman claims she asked the pair not to wear the dresses because they had been stolen by a third party.

The Origliassos refused and made Love's private messages to them public, incensing the 45-year-old singer.

She writes online, "T...

The Veronicas To Perform On 'So You Think You Can Dance'

June 23rd, 2009 3:39pm EDT
The Veronicas To Perform On So You Think You Can Dance
The Veronicas are set to perform their single "Take Me On The Floor" live next week on So You Think You Can Dance!

The Aussie duo will grace the stage of the results show on Thursday, June 25th. Tune in at 9pm (check local listings for more info) to see Lisa and Jess bring their electro-pop goodness to FOX's dance phenomenon.

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Megan Fox Named World's Sexiest Woman By FHM For Second Straight Year - Hot Pictures Of The Top 10!

June 23rd, 2009 12:15pm EDT
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Transformers: Rise of the Fallen star Megan Fox has retained the title of World's Sexiest Woman, as polled by FHM. She becomes only the second woman to do so, after Jennifer Lopez pulled it off in 2001 and 2002. Hot pictures of the ladies of the Top 10 after the break!

#10: Katy Perry

The only thing hotter than Katy's looks may be her music. After taking the Best International Female Artist prize at the 2009 BRIT Awards, her first two singles "I Kissed a Girl" and "Hot N Cold" were certified three-time platinum for sales over three million - each!

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Exclusive: Kate Voegele Talks New Single; 'One Tree Hill' (Video)

May 18th, 2009 10:00am EDT
Kate Voegele
Singer-songwriter Kate Voegele is gearing up for the May release of A Fine Mess, the highly anticipated follow-up to her 2008 debut album, Don't Look Away (MySpace/Interscope). Voegele recorded the album in Los Angeles with producer Mike Elizondo (Rihanna, Maroon 5, Pink).

The 22-year-old has been racking up frequent flier miles of late, jetting back and forth between L.A. and Wilmington, North Carolina, where she's also shooting new episodes of the CW Network's hit TV series One Tree Hill. This season sees Voegele reprising her role as singer-songwriter Mia. She made headlines last y...

The Veronicas Deny Surgery Claims

February 19th, 2009 11:59am EST
The Veronicas
Australian pop duo The Veronicas have denied reports they have undergone cosmetic surgery - insisting their look is "100 percent natural."

Twins Jessica and Lisa Origliasso, 24, are famous for drastically changing their appearance - with both sporting a variety of different hair colors. The pair was recently rumored to have undergone a series of operations, with many online gossips suggesting they may have had surgery on both their noses and jaw lines.

However a representative for the singers has dismissed the stories as untrue, telling Australian newspaper the Sydney Morning Her...

Double Double Fashion WTF: The Veronicas

January 2nd, 2009 10:48am EST
Veronicas MTV New Years
24-year-old twin sisters Lisa and Jess Origliasso, aka pop duo The Veronicas, appeared on MTV's New Year's Eve special and gave us some Fashion WTF double vision. Wings, check. Glitter, check. Gaudy make-up, check. Cycling gloves, check. Furry pink tiaras, check. Oh what the heck, it was New Year's Eve, who cares?!

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The Veronicas: 'Jonas Brothers Learned From Us'

December 14th, 2008 11:30am EST
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Aussie pop duo The Veronicas have thanked The Jonas Brothers for increasing their profile in the U.S. - but insist they taught the trio everything they know.

Twins Jessica and Lisa Origliasso supported the teen heartthrobs on the latest leg of their hit Burning Up tour in America, and the relative unknowns have seen their track Untouched fly into the U.S. charts. And the pair are grateful for the invite to perform on the tour, as The Jonas Brothers' fan base has been passed onto them.

Lisa tells, "Obviously, their fans are very dedicated and very enthusiastic. So ever...

Missing Aussie Rocker Found

August 31st, 2008 12:00pm EDT
The former boyfriend of the Veronicas star Jess Origliasso has been found alive and well in New York - a week after he went missing in Los Angeles.

Azaria, real name David Byrne, disappeared after falling out with his The Follow bandmates during a recording session, and the worried rockers launched a nationwide search for him.

In a post on the band's page, the group wrote, "We should disclose that the band has been going through some hard times recently, both as a band and as individuals. Working on the new record was the final breaking point for an already unstable ba...

The Veronicas Return With 'Hook Me Up'

August 28th, 2008 3:26pm EDT
The Veronicas
The wait is over! Hook Me Up, the new electro-rock dance friendly album from The Veronicas, is finally in stores! Released digitally earlier this year through Sire Records, the sophomore sizzler showcases Aussie twin sisters Lisa and Jessica Origliasso's expert songcraft, organic vocal chemistry, and sophisticated sensibilities.

The super-hot duo is currently on the road playing a string of select dates with the Jonas Brothers on their "Burning Up Tour" and have just announced new shows with Hanson. Head out to your local record store to grab a copy of Hook Me Up or order it from iTu...

Jess Origliasso Taking Legal Action Over Topless Photos

August 4th, 2008 2:45pm EDT
The Veronicas
The Veronicas star Jess Origliasso is to sue her ex-boyfriend after he reportedly leaked a series of topless photos of the star online.

Candid semi-nude shots of the Australian singer appeared online last week after a former lover sold the raunchy images, which were taken three years ago, to a picture agency. A further four photos have been released to two Australian gossip magazines, according to local reports.

The pop star is now taking legal action against the unnamed ex to put a stop to the circulation of the pictures. Origliasso's close pal Ruby Rose tells the Sydney's Dail...

Music Biz Twins

July 31st, 2008 11:13am EDT
Nina Sky
While celebrities seem to having twins left and right these days, not since the Nelson Twins have we seen so many twins on the music scene. Check out our list of the music twins that are having us do double takes.

1. Kaulitz Twins / Tokio Hotel

Eighteen year old twin rockers Tom and Bill Kaulitz are members of the band Tokio Hotel from Madgeberg, Germany, and they sport very unique looks in style that you wouldn't really know that they are identical twins just by looking. Tokio Hotel just released their debut title Scream in the U.S.

2. Madden Twins / Good Charlott...

The Veronicas Star Calls Off Wedding

July 28th, 2008 3:43pm EDT
The Veronicas
The Veronicas star Lisa Origliasso has called off her engagement to former Australian Idol contestant Dean Geyer.

The couple announced its plans to marry in April after a year of dating, but have now decided to part ways, citing the stresses of a long-distance relationship.

Origliasso is based in Los Angeles while Geyer, now a castmember on soap opera Neighbors, resides in Melbourne, Australia.

A joint statement released by the pair reads: "Our careers demand we be in different parts of the world now and in the future, and the pressures associated with this have forced us to ...

The Veronicas Return With New Single; Album

March 30th, 2008 10:30am EDT
The Veronicas
The Veronicas are back! The 23-year-old twin sisters from down under have a new album and a new twist to their sound. The pop-punk influences on their award-winning debut album have been updated to an electro-dance sound that is bound to get you on your feet.

Already named a "Breaker Artist" by AOL and called "Australia's rockingest twins" by Blender, The Veronicas have proven to be at the top of their game. Hook Me Up, the girls' sophomore release, has already sold over 130,000 albums in Australia and secured them their first # 1 single.

Lisa and Jessica's vocal chemistry, funky...

The Foo Fighters Lead The MTV Australia Awards

March 13th, 2008 11:54am EDT
Foo Fighters
Justin Timberlake, Fergie and Foo Fighters will go head-to-head at the 2008 MTV Australia Awards. The artists will battle it out in the Music Video of the Year Category with 50 Cent, Delta Goodrem and Timbaland.

Timberlake and Foo Fighters will also compete to win the Live Performer Award alongside Lupe Fiasco and Juliette & the Licks. Goodrem was also nominated for the Australian Artist Music Award with Silverchair, Sneaky Sound System and The Veronicas.

The awards will be handed out on April 26th at the Australian Technology Park in Sydney.

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Delta Goodrem Breaks Australian Music Record

March 6th, 2008 6:00pm EST
Delta Goodrem
Delta Goodrem has entered the Australian Recording Industry's (ARIA) record books - after becoming the first artist to win 12 Number One Chart Awards. The "Lost Without You" singer landed two gongs at the ceremony on Thursday, which honors Australian recording artists who score number one hits on their home territory in the previous year.

Other double winners at the Sydney event included Kylie Minogue, Missy Higgins and Silverchair. Pop sisters The Veronicas landed their first ARIA Number One Chart award for "Hook Me Up."

(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Net...

The Jonas Brothers To Release Sophomore Disc August 7

July 2nd, 2007 1:11pm EDT
The Jonas Brothers
The highly anticipated follow-up to the New Jersey siblings' 2006 debut—which featured the TRL hit "Mandy"—The Jonas Brothers is sure to make good on the band's goal: It's a high-energy pop-punk disc overflowing with insanely catchy hooks, muscular guitar fuzz and mature songwriting that reveals just how much growing up the boys have done since we last heard from them.

Ask the Jonas Brothers who they're hoping to turn into fans with their new self-titled CD and they won't say "everybody." But that's precisely what they'll mean. "We're aiming for people our age," says 17-year-old Joe. ...

"Girl Next" Features Aly & A.J., The Veronicas, Hilary Duff And Many More Of Today's Hottest Female Stars

July 27th, 2006 11:27am EDT
Girl Next
Hollywood Records will be releasing the first of a collection of CDs titled "(Lip Smackers presents) Girl Next" on August 15th. The premiere CD includes songs from today's biggest female recording artists like Hilary Duff & Haylie Duff, Kelly Clarkson, Vanessa Anne Hudgens from High School Musical and Aly & AJ as well as exclusive new material from Hannah Montana, Hayden Panettiere and Jordan Pruitt.

Girl Next comes in a special package which includes a free LG Migo phone offer plus $50 rebate, a free Lip Smacker offer, and in golden ticket style, the chance to instantly win a $1000...

Ryan Cabrera Dates Elvis' Granddaughter

July 21st, 2006 10:10am EDT
Ryan Cabrera
Teen star Ryan Cabrera is officially dating Elvis Presley's model granddaughter Riley Keough, just two weeks after ditching his most recent squeeze. Cabrera, 24, has been linked with Keough - whose mother is Lisa Marie Presley - since splitting with The Veronicas singer Lisa Origliasso earlier this month.

Confirmation was provided when the pair stepped out to celebrate Cabrera's 24th birthday at New York nightspot the Plumm together, reports the New York Daily News. They were also joined by guests including Jesse Metcalfe and Cabrera's manager Joe Simpson, the father of his former gir...

The Veronicas Cancel Summer Tour Dates

June 14th, 2006 1:20pm EDT
The Veronicas
The Veronicas have been forced to cancel the remaining dates of their North American Summer tour with Ashlee Simpson due to the fact that Lisa Origliasso has developed nodules on her vocal chords.

Doctors have advised treatment and rest without singing. Everyone is optimistic and hoping for a full recovery in about 6 weeks. The Veronicas are incredibly disappointed but are planning another US tour this coming fall. Their debut album, "The Secret Life Of..." (click for review), was released on Sire Records in February and has sold over 300,000 albums worldwide.

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Give A Listen To The Veronicas' Latest Single, "When It All Falls Apart"; Tour Dates

June 7th, 2006 7:00pm EDT
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Here's another catchy track off The Veronicas' debut album "The Secret Life Of The Veronicas" album. The video debuts on MTV next week but you can watch it here right now!

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The Veronicas are on tour all summer with Ashlee Simpson! Here are the dates...

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Ashlee Simpson To Kick Off Summer Tour in California

May 17th, 2006 2:02pm EDT
Ashlee Simpson
Ashlee Simpson is embarking on her second major United States tour in less than two years with the official kick-off of the "I AM ME" Summer 2006 Tour in Santa Barbara, California, on June 5, 2006. The tour will hit arenas and amphitheatres in more than 32 cities across the United States including New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Boston, Philadelphia, Orlando, Denver, Memphis and Houston over a three-month stretch.

The Veronicas and Ashley Parker Angel will support on all dates.

Following is a list of tour dates and venues:

June 5th Santa Barbara, CA Santa Barbara Bowl...

Madonna Leads MTV Australia VMAs

February 6th, 2006 12:30pm EST
Superstar Madonna is leading the nominations at this year's MTV Australia Video Music Awards (MTV AVMAs), with 5 nods. The Material Girl's new album Confessions of a Dance Floor has earned her nominations for Best Female Artist, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Video Of The Year and Best Dance Video for Hung Up at the 12 April ceremony.

Following behind, Aussie stars Bernard Fanning and The Veronicas, and American acts Green Day, Foo Fighters and Kanye West all have three nods apiece. Meanwhile, Mariah Carey, Ashlee Simpson, Robbie Williams, James Blunt and Kelly Clarkson all have ...

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