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Scott Shetler is a Chicago-based freelance writer whose words can be found on PopCrush, Diffuser and other music, pop culture and travel websites. He has interviewed a wide range of artists, from Anthony Kiedis to Weird Al Yankovic and from Amanda Palmer to Taylor Hanson. He freely acknowledges an inexplicable obsession with the music of cheesy ‘80s pop duo Air Supply.
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Jennifer Lopez Confirms Release of New Album

Jennifer Lopez won't be a judge on 'American Idol' in 2013, but she still thinks this year is full of "infinite possibilities." On New Year's Eve, she sent out a tweet that conveyed her excitement for the year and confirmed one important piece of information: She has a new album coming!

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12-12-12 Sandy Relief Concert: Stream It at 7:30PM ET Here

UPDATE: The concert is not longer available to stream.

Looking for the live stream of the 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy relief concert? Check in right here. At 7:30 pm ET tonight, Dec. 12, you can stream the concert by pressing start on the video above to watch Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Coldplay's Chris Martin, and a number of rock legends raise money for the victims of the devastating storm.

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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show: Watch Rihanna, Bruno Mars + Justin Bieber Perform

The smokin' hot live performances and innovative fashion from the 2012 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show taped last month finally aired last night (Dec. 4) on CBS, giving viewers a chance to see three of pop music's biggest stars as Rihanna, Bruno Mars and Justin Bieber performed their latest hits for the trendy audience.

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Listen to Snippet of Rihanna + Chris Brown Collab ‘Nobody’s Business’

'Nobody's Business,' the controversial collaboration between Rihanna and her former beau, Chris Brown, is an upbeat pop song that recalls classic Michael Jackson, based on a 90-second sample of the track that leaked this week.

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Watch a Sneak Peek of Rihanna’s ‘Diamonds’ Video

The video for Rihanna's 'Diamonds' is almost here. Behind-the-scenes footage from the video shoot reveals an apocalyptic set, with firefighters and police in riot gear as RiRi stares up at the flames. One quick cutaway seems to show the singer floating face down in a pool of water. We're intrigued by the last few seconds of the clip, in which the singer wears a long white dress in the middle of a windy desert while a white horse looks on.

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Listen to Snippets of Rihanna’s ‘Unapologetic’

A hard-hitting hip-hop-influenced track and a mid-tempo ballad about lost love that could be directed to Chris Brown are among four tracks featured on a leaked clip of music from Rihanna's 'Unapologetic' album. The audio is not high quality, but it gives us our first big taste of what to expect from RiRi's seventh studio album.

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Rita Ora and Rob Kardashian Acknowledge Relationship With Twitter Pics

News flash: Rita Ora and Rob Kardashian are dating! Ok, it's not news to anyone who has been paying even the slightest bit of attention to the rising pop star and Kim Kardashian's little brother over the past several months, but the lovebirds are finally acknowledging their couplehood with a series of pics on Twitter.

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Eminem Featured on Skylar Grey’s Upcoming Single ‘C’Mon Let Me Ride’

Eminem is repaying Skylar Grey for co-writing his smash hit 'Love the Way You Lie' by executive-producing her new album and singing — yes, singing — the hook of Queen's 'Bicycle Race' on Grey's new single. Eminem playing the role of Freddie Mercury? We can't wait to hear this.

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Watch Drake Deliver Graduation Speech After Receiving High School Diploma

Not only did Drake complete his high school graduation earlier this month, he also had the privilege of speaking to his fellow graduates at the Jarvis Collegiate Institute in Toronto. "What this is about for all of you is the art of following through," Drizzy told his classmates.

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Fergie Talks Crystal Meth Addiction With Oprah

Before Fergie became a superstar as a solo artist and one of the singers of the Black Eyed Peas, she hit rock bottom and turned to crystal meth after her girl group Wild Orchid was dropped by its record label. The singer made the admission to Oprah Winfrey in the latest episode of 'Oprah's Next Chapter,' which aired this past weekend.

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Jennifer Hudson + Usher to Pay Tribute to Whitney Houston in TV Special

Some of the biggest names in popular music will remember the life and career of Whitney Houston in an upcoming CBS special featuring live performances by Jennifer Hudson, Usher, Celine Dion and others to be announced. 'We Will Always Love You: A Grammy Salute To Whitney Houston' airs on Friday, Nov. 16 at 10 pm ET.

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Watch Jennifer Hudson + Prince Duet on ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’

After the opening show of Prince's Chicago residency on Tuesday night was widely panned by critics and fans, he made amends on night two with a performance of his classic song 'Nothing Compares 2 U' featuring Chicago-born superstar Jennifer Hudson.

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