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Taylor Swift's On Vanity Fair- And Talking About Being Besties With Kanye West

8/5/2015 3:42am EDT
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift's on the cover of Vanity Fair- looking plenty scorching, and revealing some stunning new details about her big Apple Music coup and her maybe-kinda-feud with Kanye West.

According to Swift (and Vanity Fair), that letter she sent to Apple Music (you know, the one where she lambasted the company for not paying artists the royalties they'd earn over the service's trial period) was a spur of the moment thing.

“I wrote the letter at around four A.M.,” explains the pop star. “The contracts had just gone out to my friends, and one of them sent me a screenshot of one of them. I read ...
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Legendary Country Music Producer Dies At 78

8/5/2015 2:15am EDT
Billy Sherrill Dies: Legendary 'Stand By Your Man' Country Music
Billy Sherrill, the legendary country music producer, arranger and songwriter, has died. According to The Tennessean, Sherrill died in his home on Tuesday morning, after suffering a "short illness." Sherrill was 78 years old when he died, said his son-in-law George Lale.

Sherrill was best known for pioneering the "countrypolitan" sound- a style of country music from the 1960s and '70s that blended country with quite a bit of pop music elements. Sherrill's countrypolitan sound included over-dubbing, orchestrated string parts and harmony sung by backup singers, elements that weren't present ...
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It's A Girl For Coco & Ice-T, And You Won't Believe What They'll Name Her!

8/4/2015 10:09pm EDT
Ice-T and Coco
Nicole "Coco" Austin and husband Ice-T announced last week that they're expecting their first child together, and the two stars have gone against the typical Hollywood standard and already revealed what they'll be naming the baby.

"Ready for mind blowing news! I'm pregnant!!!" Coco wrote on Instagram on July 27. "Yah!! Ice & I are so excited! I announced it Friday [while taping] our new talkshow @iceandcocotalk which airs Aug 3rd. "On the show I get into all the details about getting pregnant,the sex and how far along I am!! I was so overwhelmed I cried!"

The couple's new daily talk show ...
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Taylor Praises Kanye & Apple Music, Blasts Spotify

8/4/2015 9:07pm EDT
Taylor Swift Vanity Fair
Taylor Swift has opened up about the letter she wrote to Apple over the tech giant's new streaming music service, Apple Music. The company hadn't planned on compensating any of the artists, producers, engineers and others who had a part in the creation of any of the music streamed during the free three-month trial of the pay service -- until she spoke up.

"I wrote the letter at around four A.M.," she tells the September issue of Vanity Fair. "The contracts had just gone out to my friends, and one of them sent me a screenshot of one of them. I read the term 'zero percent compensation to rig...
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50 Cent May Be Bankrupt, But He's Still Living A $108,000 A Month Lifestyle

8/4/2015 9:00pm EDT
50 Cent Bankruptcy: Rapper Still Pays $108,000 Every Month, Even
50 Cent may be bankrupt, but the rapper's still paying majorly every month. His current lifestyle costs $108,000 per month!

According to The Associated Press, 50 Cent's bankruptcy court filings have now been revealed, giving everyone public knowledge into the rapper's bookkeeping. And here's the skinny on what we now know:

50 Cent pays $72,000 every month to keep up his mansion in Conncticut.

He pays $5,000 every month just in gardening fees.

Monthly security fees: $9,000.

Monthly grooming fees: $1,000.

Monthly wardrobe fees: $3,000.

He also spends $14,600 every month paying supp...
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Khloe Kardashian's 'Revenge Body' Is Looking Crazy Hot In Women's Health Shoot

8/4/2015 8:24pm EDT
Khloe Kardashian Revenge Body: Khloe Sizzles On Women's Health C
What is Khloe Kardashian's "revenge body?" According to People, it's the Kardashian sister's revenge for all the critics who've called her "the fat one" during her reality TV career.

Khloe's on the cover of Women's Health this month, baring it all (well, baring most of it) in a skimpy pair of bikini underwear and an open collared shirt. And she's explaining all about how she worked herself into super-hot, magazine cover shape.

It turns out Khloe turned to exercise as a "release" when her personal life (and her divorce from Lamar Odom) became too much to bear. “I was having a hard time wit...
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Rihanna Parties In A Barely There Outfit In Barbados

8/4/2015 7:45pm EDT
Rihanna
Rihanna nearly bared all on Monday while back home in Barbados to celebrate the end of the island nation's Crop Over festival and climactic Kadooment Day parade.

The singer dressed in a tiny costume that featured lots of flesh and lots of feathers as she rode through the crowd on the back of a party truck as thousands of revelers filled the streets and danced in celebration.

Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton was spotted dancing with the star and her friends, sparking rumors that the two are dating.

Kadooment Day marks the end of the annual Crop Over festival, in which the singer has part...
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Ben Affleck's Nanny Is 'In Love' With Him

8/4/2015 6:18pm EDT
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck and his former nanny may or may not have had a romantic relationship at one point in time, but sources now say that the two are no longer seeing each other. According to Star Magazine, a source overheard a conversation between former Garner-Affleck nanny Christine Ouzounian and one of her friends, and relayed what she supposedly heard to Star.

The 28-year-old was lounging poolside with a friend when she allegedly started talking about a guy, believed to be Ben.

"Christine was skimming through a number of articles about her and Ben on her phone, and she was even admiring photos...
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Taylor Explains How She Became Friends With Kanye West

8/4/2015 5:11pm EDT
Taylor Swift Vanity Fair
Taylor Swift and Kanye West have become much closer following that fateful night in 2009 when West jumped on stage and stole her spotlight at the MTV Video Music Awards.

The two stars have come a long way in the years since, and Swift has opened up about their unlikely friendship in the September issue of Vanity Fair magazine.

Shot by famed photographer Mario Testino, Taylor sizzles in her photos, something one wouldn't expect from the issue's reserved cover, in which she sits at a piano wearing a tux.

"I became friends with Jay-Z, and I think it was important, for Jay Z, for Kanye and...
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Whoa! You Won't Believe What Happened To Lenny Kravitz During A Recent Concert

8/4/2015 3:13pm EDT
Lenny Kravitz
A new photo of Lenny Kravitz is going viral because the singer accidentally exposed his penis to thousands of fans. The rocker was playing at a gig in Sweden on Monday when he crouched on stage and split his pants, showing concertgoers his dangling penis and its accompanying jewelry.

Thousands of people attended the Stockholm show, and many of them were accidentally exposed to his manhood. Fans in the front row must have been particularly shocked by the incident.

According to TMZ, Kravitz was very professional about the situation. He rocked out until the song finished and then calmy walke...
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