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2012 American Music Awards: The Winners

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Well, last Sunday night was that annual very special night for music and the recording industry.  No, not the Grammys.  Or the MTV Video Music Awards.  Or the Billboard Awards, or the People’s Choice Awards.  No, it wasn’t the CMT Awards, the Latin Grammys, or the BET...

2012 VMA Nominations Are Out, Rihanna and Drake Lead The Pack

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Drake and Rihanna Lead The VMA Nominations
The nominees for the 2012 MTV Music Awards are out, and Rihanna and Drake are leading the field with five nominations each. Both are up for the grand award of Video Of The Year, with Rihanna nominated for "We found Love" and Drake for "Take Care" – which actually features Rihanna. Also nominated in said category are Katy Perry's "Wide Awake," as well as Gotye's "Somebody That I Use To Know"...

News Roundup: Radiohead Postpones Shows, Katy Perry Will Launch Record...

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This week, Radiohead lost a crew member during a horrible stage collapse in Toronto. Sadly, the incident has caused the band to postpone some of its upcoming shows. Katy Perry announced that she would be following in the steps of Madonna by launching her own record label. And Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds debuted a music video. Catch up on this week's news below.

Trailer For Katy Perry's 'Part of Me' in 3D Offers A Look Into Her Personal...

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It's been two months since we first heard that the colorful pop singer Katy Perry would be hitting the screen in 3D. Well, guess what, there's already a trailer. Katy Perry's Part Of Me is due out Fourth of July weekend. The trailer recently hit the web, and from the looks of it, the concert movie is exactly what we expected it would be. Check it...

Pop Music Sweeps The People's Choice Awards 2012

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The People’s Choice Awards of 2012 were held last night in Los Angeles, and, in addition to actually handing an award out to Kim Kardashian for “Best Celebrity” (seriously), the awards ceremony further pointed out its obsolescence and pointlessness by doling out best music awards to such illustrious musicians as Maroon 5, Demi Lovato, and, of course,...

MTV VMAs: Beyonce Is Pregnant, 'Hunger Games' Gets A Trailer, Chris Brown...

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Sexual reproduction—homo sapiens have been using this process of meiosis and fertilization to genetically further our species since we first originated in Africa some 200,000 years ago.  It is a method of reproduction that has generated such historically and culturally significant human beings as Gandhi, Napoleon, Alexander the Great, William Shakespeare, Adolf Hitler, Mother...

Katy Perry Ties Michael Jackson's Record On Billboard's Top 100 Chart

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Well… I suppose it was bound to happen eventually… but did it have to happen this way?  DID IT, AMERICA?  I feel kind of like Charlton Heston at the end of Planet of the Apes… “All the time it was... we finally really did it. YOU MANIACS! YOU BLEW IT UP! OH, D*** YOU! GODD*** YOU ALL TO HELL!” Ahem.  Of course, I’m talking about how Katy Perry has now tied...

Katy Perry Announces Final 'California Dreams' Tour Dates

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Ok, fans of not very good music that sounds ok if you play it really loud in the summertime but when you hear it blaring out of someone else’s car you kinda-sorta want to kill them—get ready, because Katy Perry has announced the final five dates of the California Dreams 2011 World Tour.  Get ready:

Katy Perry and Kanye West Take Us to the Stars in 'E.T.' Video

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Katy Perry's fourth single from Teenage Dream, "E.T.," recently took the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100, and as of today, March 31, it's got an appropriately sci-fi themed music video to boost its popularity even further. Sure, the space romance theme may be lifted directly from Lady Gaga, but it's not like Katy...

Katy Perry's Single 'E.T.' Takes the Top Spot on Billboard's Hot 100

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Katy Perry must be enjoying her life right now. Last October, she married boyfriend Russell Brand, and it looks as though the state of matrimony has done little to slow down her already successful career. According to Billboard, "E.T." the fourth single from her album Teenage Dream, recently took the coveted number...

Katy Perry and Songwriter Dr. Luke Call it Quits?

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It is indeed a shame that some of the world's biggest pop stars don't pen their own tunes, but that's been part of the music business for decades now. Katy Perry may have shocked some people with "I Kissed a Girl," but you may be even more shocked to know that the song was actually written by the prolific Dr. Luke. However, according to an Associated Press...

Roundup: Foo Fighters, The Strokes, Katy Perry, Paris Hilton...

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It's been a great year for music, but this roundup is about looking forward to the future. With potentially successful collaborations on the way, a major 21st century act returning to the stage, and a rich heiress trying desperately to remain relevant, audiophiles will have a lot to talk about in the coming months. Let's take a peek and see what's in store for us...

Katy Perry to Hit the Road in North America This Summer

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Married life hasn't gotten in the way of Katy Perry's career. The pop star, who wed comedian Russell Brand last October, is ready to begin touring again. She'll start things off in Portugal, USA Today reports, spending most of the spring abroad. The tour, called "California Dreams," will hit the States in June.

Katy Perry, Taylor Swift Win Big at People's Choice Awards

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Last night was the annual People's Choice Awards, one of the few awards shows that decides who brings home a trophy by asking the general public to vote. (And by "general public," we mean teenage girls. How else do you explain Grown Ups winning Best Comedy?) According to MTV, it was a good show this year, with plenty of big names in the pop music world accepting...