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Lily Allen is gearing up to release her new album, and she has unveiled a new music video. The singer released “Air Balloon.” Check it out below. Also, Pharrell has officially been booked for the Oscars. The singer will perform “Happy.” All that and more below.

  • Pharrell To Perform At Oscars: Pharrell is making his way to the Oscars this March. He’s set to perform his Academy Award-nominated Despicable Me 2 track “Happy.” The song is nominated in the Original Song category along with Karen O’s “The Mood Song,” U2′s “Ordinary Love, ” and Kristen Anderson-Lopez/Robert Lopez “Let It Go.” The Oscars air on Sunday, March 2.
  • Miguel Records Song For GirlsWriter, director and actress Lena Dunham got R&B singer Miguel to record a new track for the second soundtrack of Girls. According to Rolling Stone, Dunham specially requested the song saying, “Can we just call hi and see if he’ll do something?” And that he did. Check it out:

  • “Air Balloon Music Video”: Lily Allen has released a music video for “Air Balloon,” the second single off her upcoming album. Directed by That Go (Noel Paul and Stefan Moore), the clip features zebras, hippies and more. Check it out:

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