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Ariana Grande, Train, Gavin DeGraw to Perform on "Disney Parks 'Frozen' Christmas Celebration"


Image Group LA/ABCAfter you're done opening presents on Christmas Day, you can check out some great music on Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration, airing on ABC.

The show, hosted by Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, will feature Ariana Grande performing from Walt Disney World, singing "Santa Tell Me" and her cover of "Last Christmas" by Wham!  Gavin DeGraw will perform from Disney's Hawaiian resort Aulani, singing "I'll Be Home for Christmas" and his single "Fire."  Train will perform from Disneyland in California, singing their seasonal tune "Shake Up Christmas."

In addition, X Factor winners Alex & Sierra will perform "Love Is an Open Door," from Disney's Frozen, while YouTube star Lexi Walker will perform her acclaimed version of Frozen's "Let It Go."

There will also be plenty of Frozen-themed festivities, including appearances by Elsa and Anna, as well as some touching reunions of real-life families.  The show is set to air at 10 a.m. ET but will vary depending on your location. Check your local listings.

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Taylor Swift Notches Fifth Week at #1 with "Blank Space"


Heather Wines/©2014 CBS Broadcasting IncTaylor Swift's now been filling in the blank space on top of the Billboard Hot 100 for five weeks.  Her single, "Blank Space," has now remained at #1 longer than her two previous #1s, "Shake It Off" -- which topped the chart for four weeks -- and "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together," which spent three weeks in pole position.

Helping to keep Taylor on top was her performance of the song at the Victoria's Secret 2014 Fashion Show.  Another artist who appeared on that show with her also benefited from the exposure:  Ed Sheeran, who sees his new single "Thinking Out Loud" jump from #24 to #6. This is Ed's second U.S. top 10, following "Don't."

A third artist who sang on the Victoria's Secret show, Hozier, holds at #2 with "Take Me to Church."

Elsewhere, Meghan Trainor can now boast two top 5 hits, as "Lips Are Movin'," the follow-up to her eight-week #1 "All About That Bass," jumps to #4.  Sam Smith also scores his second top 5 hit, as "I'm Not the Only One" jumps to #5.

What's next for Taylor? Sources tell Billboard that her song "Style," which she also performed on the fashion show, will be the next single from her album 1989.

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Madonna Addresses Album Leak, Thanks Fans for Not Listening


Image credit: Mert & MarcusA few weeks ago, Madonna and her manager were furious when a couple of songs from her upcoming album leaked online.  Now the entire album has apparently found its way online, but some fans, aware of Madonna's feelings on the subject, have taken to Twitter to say they won't listen.   The Queen of Pop has now taken to Instagram to thank those fans, and to caution them that what's out there isn't exactly the finished product.

"Thank you for not listening! Thank you for your loyalty!" Madonna writes in her post.  "Thank you for waiting and if you have heard please know they are unfinished demos stolen long ago and not ready to be presented to the world."

The alleged album is being referred to by one of two titles: Iconic or Unapologetic B**ch, that last one being one of Madonna's frequently-used hashtags.  The alleged track listing features song titles that have already been confirmed or rumored, such as "Rebel Heart," "Make the Devil Pray," "Messiah," "Living 4 Love," and "B**ch I'm Madonna."

Madonna's new album, which includes production and songwriting collaborations from the likes of Avicii, Diplo and Ryan Tedder, as yet has no official title or release date.

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Demi Lovato Reveals the Body Part She Loves the Best


Giuliano BekorA behind-the-scenes video documenting Demi Lovato's fashion shoot for Allure magazine can be seen on the magazine's website. In it, Demi talks about what make her feel sexy -- and it's not what you'd expect.

"What makes me feel sexy is being able to rock no makeup, wherever I go," she says. "Also wearing pants or skirts that showcase my beautiful ass..ets."  She laughs, "It's my butt.  I love my butt.  Hopefully it stays that way, 'cause this ain't going anywhere!"

Demi also explains that it's none other than Kim Kardashian who's helped her feel better about embracing her booty and being a curvy woman.

"I really learned to accept my body when the trend started becoming less about super super skinny models that was completely unattainable for anyone to have," she explains. "Kim Kardashian: say whatever you want about her, but she has revolutionized what's accepted with curves nowadays."

Demi will appear in the January issue of Allure.

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"Ghost" Singer Ella Henderson Sees American Success as "a Marathon, Not a Sprint"


James MoriartyIn a year that's seen a batch of Brits storm the U.S. pop charts, from Sam Smith to Jessie J to Rixton, you can add Ella Henderson to the mix.  After coming in sixth place on the 2012 version of The X Factor and being signed by Simon Cowell, Ella's already hit #1 on the U.K. single and album charts.  Now she's making inroads in the U.S. thanks to her hit "Ghost," which boasts a magic ingredient: the songwriting talents of OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder.

"There's something special with Ryan," Ella tells ABC News Radio.  While she also collaborated with other top songwriters for her debut album, including Babyface, she says Ryan is the one who really "got" her, and that's why "Ghost" is such a great song.

"He just really took my character and he just understood me as a person and brought it out through my music," she explains. "And it's soulful and it's anthemic and it, you know, it's something that I think that my music should represent."

Working with him was "insane," adds Ella, telling ABC News Radio, "He's like Tigger -- you bounce off his energy.  You know, I'm quite chilled [out] in the studio...so I guess our personalities really worked out well together in a studio situation."

Ella's debut album, Chapter One, came out in October in the U.K., but it's arriving in the U.S. on January 13.  Ella's already made multiple appearances to promote it, including on ABC's Dancing with the Stars, NBC's The Voice and The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and she says she's thrilled to have the opportunity to be in the U.S. and introduce herself to a whole new set of fans.

"It's just so exciting to be out here," she tells ABC News Radio. "I think it's always this huge thing when a U.K. artist ever attempts coming out here, to crack it, [or] break it as we say.  But,  dunno, I kinda see it as a marathon, not a sprint.  I just want to enjoy it when I'm out here and there's something refreshing about coming out to the States."

"You know, it's so vast, so huge, that you almost feel like you have to start from the beginning," she adds. "And I love that feeling of having to, like, graft and work again." 

Look for Ella to make another major TV appearance before the year is out: stay tuned.

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Nicki Minaj Was a Waitress with an Attitude


Douglas Gorenstein/NBCCan you imagine being a customer at a restaurant where Nicki Minaj is your waitress?  During a visit to The Tonight Show Tuesday to plug her new album The Pinkprint, Nicki talked about some of her past jobs and admitted that when she worked as a waitress, she wasn't very friendly.

When host Jimmy Fallon brought up the "Anaconda" singer's role as Lydia, a mean office assistant to Cameron Diaz's character in the film The Other Woman, Nicki admitted that she too was guilty of having a mean streak.

"Well you know I was an office manager and I kinda would call out any time I wanted," she told Fallon. "And then when I was a waitress I was really [nasty] to the customer."

Nicki said she worked at several restaurants in New York City, including Red Lobster. She joked that she probably waited on some of the people in the studio audience.

Nicki also told Fallon she originally wanted to be an actress and then wanted to sing, but found it "boring."  That's when she then decided to rap because "that's what all the dudes were doing."  She told Fallon she thought being a female rapper would make her "cooler."

Later in the show, Nicki performed the tune "Bed of Lies" with singer/songwriter Skylar Grey.

The Pinkprint, which was released on Monday, also features appearances from Lil Wayne, Drake and Chris Brown.

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Justin Timberlake Appears in Camp Sketch During Surprise Visit to "The Tonight Show"


Douglas Gorenstein/NBCJustin Timberlake paid a surprise visit to The Tonight Show on Tuesday to join host Jimmy Fallon in a recurring sketch called "Young Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Sing At Camp Winnipesaukee."

In the sketch, Fallon and Timberlake play younger, geeky versions of themselves who are cabin mates at a sleep away summer camp. After lights out, the two stay up and talk about girls, puberty and their favorite song, Third Eye Blind's "Jumper."

The sketch also features show writer A.D. Miles as camp counselor Mr. Fletcher, who repeatedly scolds the boys about making too much noise and orders them to go to bed.

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"The Voice" Crowns Craig Wayne Boyd as New Champion


Trae Patton/NBCCraig Wayne Boyd is your new The Voice champion.

The country/Southern musician from Nashville, who represented Blake Shelton's team, was named the season-seven champion of the NBC singing competition on Tuesday night, earning a recording contract. He triumphed over runner-up Matt McAndrew, a member of Adam Levine's team.

Two of Matt's teammates, Chris Jamison and Damien, finished third and fourth, respectively.

Blake is now a four-time winner as a coach on The Voice.

The show's two new coaches this season, Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams, did not have any artists advance to the finals.

After host Carson Daly announced the results, Boyd sang his original tune, "My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face."

During the finale, the four finalists had the opportunity to pair up with a special musical guest. Boyd and Lynyrd Skynyrd joined forces on the band's hit "Sweet Home Alabama"; McAndrew sang alongside Fall Out Boy on "Centuries"; Jamison and Jessie J sang her tune "Masterpiece"; and Damien and Jennifer Hudson belted out her song "It's Your World."

The men also brought back previously-eliminated artists for performances. Boyd invited DaNica Shirey, Sugar Joans and Taylor Brashears to join him on a rendition of The Georgia Satellites hit "Keep Your Hands to Yourself."

McAndrew welcomed back Mia Pfirrman, Sugar Joans, Taylor John Williams and Taylor Phelan for Fleetwood Mac's "Go Your Own Way."

Jamison teamed up with Luke Wade, Ricky Manning, Taylor Phelan and Ryan Sill on the Lloyd song "Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)." 

Damien invited Anita Antoinette, DaNica Shirey and Elyjuh Rene to sing the R&B classic "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" with him.

The two-hour finale also featured Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars bringing the energy with their hit "Uptown Funk"; Meghan Trainor delivering her new single "Lips Are Movin"; Ed Sheeran entertaining viewers with "Thinking Out Loud"; and Hozier performing "Take Me To Church."

The Voice coaches took the stage, too, singing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas."

The Voice will be back on NBC for its eighth season next spring, with Stefani departing the show and on-again, off-again coach Christina Aguilera returning.

 

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Behind-the-Scenes Video Reveals No Photoshopping on Britney's "Women's Health" Cover


Image Courtesy Michelangelo Di Battista RCA RecordsWhen Britney Spears' cover shoot for Women's Health magazine was unveiled, some people suspected shenanigans when it came to the singer's appearance, saying she must've been Photoshopped because her nose looks much thinner.  But a behind-the-scenes video reveals that there's nothing sneaky going on: it's all due to makeup contouring.

In the video, which can be seen at the magazine's website, you can clearly see Britney posing in real life, looking exactly as she does on the cover, and, of course, flaunting her amazing abs.

Speaking about how she stays in such great shape, the mother of two tells Women's Health, "After I had [my eight-year-old son] Jayden, it was real easy for me to get back in shape. But five years later, I started noticing changes in my body. My hips are a little bit wider because I’ve had kids. So it was crucial for me to be continuous with my exercise. Consistency is key." 

Britney also reveals how she keeps her mind in shape, saying, "I meditate. But I fall asleep. I'm either going wild in my head or I'm asleep."

The new issue with Britney on the cover arrives December 23.

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Hozier Says It's "Surreal" to Have Adele, Taylor Swift & Colin Farrell as Celeb Fans


Credit: Alex LakeA year ago, few people in the U.S. knew who Irish singer/songwriter Hozier was.  Now, thanks to his hit "Take Me to Church," he's got a Grammy nomination, he sang on The Voice finale last night and he's got a bunch of celebrity fans.  That last part, he says, is "surreal."

Speaking to the Irish music publication Hot Press, the man born Andrew Hozier-Byrne talks about the fact that his celebrity fan club includes Taylor Swift, Adele and Irish actor Colin Farrell.  About Taylor, who was seen at one of his shows in Nashville, he says, "She’s very cool, very nice, very encouraging. She’s excited about new music, excited about other people’s music. Very cool. She came to the show and came backstage afterwards."  He also calls her "excellent," adding, "She's a lot of fun -- and she's a very funny person."

He has similar things to say about Adele, who came to one of his shows in London.  "Thank God, I didn’t know that she was there until after we'd finished," he tells Hot Press. "She’s fantastic: incredibly funny and easy to talk to."

As for Farrell, he says the actor "came to the L.A. show and I got to talk to him backstage as well, which was really, really cool."  He adds, "As well as the adjustments on the road between now and this time last year, meeting those people is about as surreal as you would imagine. But it’s a very good feeling.”

Hozier kicks off a major U.S. tour February 6, two days before the Grammys, where he's nominated for Song of the Year.

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Joey Fatone Is Now Confirming that Justin Timberlake's Going to Be a Dad


Tom Munro / RCA RecordsWhile he previously alluded to it, Joey Fatone is now coming right out and saying it: his 'N SYNC band mate Justin Timberlake and wife Jessica Biel are indeed expecting their first child.

Speaking to In Touch Weekly  magazine, Joey says, "He told me a while ago, and I kept my mouth shut. But now I can talk about it!”

Neither Justin nor Jessica have publicly confirmed the pregnancy.  Joey says that they're ready for parenthood, though, telling In Touch, "Jessica is awesome, and Justin is a kid at heart. [They’ll have] fun.”

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Iggy Azalea Tops Google's Top-Trending Searches for 2014


ABC/Randy HolmesGoogle has unveiled its list of search data for 2014, and it's a bit of a surprise to learn the top-trending music artist for the year was Iggy Azalea. But what'smore surprising is that Iggy sits atop doesn't include Beyonce.

Iggy's #1 on the list of Google's Top-Trending Music Artists of 2014, followed by Lorde at #2 and Sam Smith at #3.  The rest of the top 10, in descending order, are Meghan Trainor, Solange Knowles, Nicki Minaj, Weird Al Yankovic, Sia, Daft Punk, and Taylor Swift.  Despite Beyonce having one of her most buzzed-about years ever, she didn't crack the top 10.

Among the Top-Trending People of 2014 overall, Iggy was the only music artist to make the top 10, coming in at #6, right between NASCAR driver Tony Stewart and disgraced former NBA owner Donald Sterling.

The list of the Top-Trending Song Lyrics of 2014, meanwhile, is topped by A Great Big World's "Say Something," followed by Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda" and Iggy's "Fancy."  Other songs that made the top 10: "Happy," "Blank Space," "Royals," "Dark Horse," "Bang Bang," "Counting Stars," and "Wrecking Ball."

By the way, "top-trending" refers to people or things that had the biggest increases in searches over the past 12 months.

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Rihanna Named Creative Director of Puma


Ellen Von UnwerthWhen it comes to fashion, Rihanna is known for her dazzling, daring red carpet looks, but she's just accepted a position with a company best known for more casual clothing.

Women's Wear Daily reports Rihanna has been named creative director of Puma, and will be overseeing the women's line for the sporting goods company, including shoes and apparel.  The Grammy-winning star was in Germany Monday for her first creative session with the Puma design team, where she chose colors and styles and discussed the line's overall direction.

As WWD reports, Puma says Rihanna's deal is a multi-year partnership, and that the singer's role will involve working with Puma to "design and customize classic Puma styles as well as create new styles to add to the Puma product portfolio."

Rihanna will also be the company's global brand ambassador, and star in its ad campaign for fall 2015.  In a statement, Puma's CEO said of the singer, "Her global profile, her charisma and individuality, her ambition -- all these things make her a perfect ambassador for our brand...Rihanna was a natural choice for us. We’re delighted to have her as a partner, and we’re looking forward to what’s to come.”

Rih posted a photo of herself signing with the company. "On the dotted line. #PUMA" reads the caption.

Rihanna, the winner of the Council of Fashion Designers of America's Fashion Icon Award, has also created a clothing line for the British label River Island, and a cosmetics collection for MAC.

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Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith to Perform at 2015 BRIT Awards


ABC/Ida Mae AstuteThey're friends, they're all newly-Grammy nominated -- and now Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith have been tapped to perform on the British equivalent of the Grammys: the BRIT Awards.

The ceremony will take place February 25 at the O2 arena in London. Taylor performed on the show last year, while Ed, who has two of the awards on his trophy shelf, sang at the event in 2012.  Sam won the BRIT Critic's Choice Award in 2013.

None of the nominations for the BRIT Awards have been revealed yet, except for the Critic's Choice category.

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"Fitness" Magazine Readers Name "Shake It Off" as Top Workout Song of the Year


Big Machine RecordsTaylor Swift's "Shake It Off" wasn't just a huge #1 hit: it also inspired many people to take its title literally.  The readers of Fitness magazine have voted it the Favorite Workout Song of the Year.

As part of Fitness magazine's Best of 2014 list, readers were asked to vote on which songs they most enjoyed sweating to in the past year.  "Shake It Off" came in at#1, garnering 29 percent of the vote.  In at #2 is Iggy Azalea's "Fancy," with 25 percent of the vote.  Pharrell Williams' "Happy" was #3, followed by Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda."  Rounding out the top five: "Chandelier" by Sia.

The year-end poll also includes readers' choices for Favorite #BodyLove Moment, and the runner up was Meghan Trainor's "All About that Bass."

Check out FitnessMagazine.com for the rest of the poll results.

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Imagine Dragons to Release New Album, "Smoke + Mirrors," February 17


KIDinaKORNER/Interscope RecordsImagine Dragons have now released full details of their long-awaited new album.  It'll be titled Smoke Mirrors, and it's due February 17.  You can pre-order the standard version now on iTunes: if you do so, you'll get instant downloads of the current single "I Bet My Life," as well as an additional track, "Gold."

An exclusive deluxe version of Smoke Mirrors will be available at Target, while an "art box deluxe" edition, featuring lithograph prints and an oversized album booklet, is available at the band's website.  If you spring for that one, which costs about $35, you'll get early access to tickets for the band's 2015 tour.

Smoke Mirrors, recorded at Imagine Dragons' new home studio, is described as containing "raw tension and intense vulnerability," as well as "sharply-crafted beats and grooves."  It's the follow-up to their best-selling 2012 disc, Night Visions.  A trailer about the making of Smoke Mirrors is streaming now on VEVO.

Here's the Smoke Mirrors track list:

"Shots"
"Gold"
"Smoke and Mirrors"
"I’m So Sorry"
"I Bet My Life"
"Polaroid"
"Friction"
"It Comes Back to You"
"Dream"
"Trouble"
"Summer"
"Hopeless Opus"
"The Fall"

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"The Voice" Recap: The Final Four Take the Stage to Perform Three Songs


Trae Patton/NBCThe final four artists on NBC's The Voice went head-to-head one final time on Monday night, again performing for viewers' votes to determine who will be crowned this season’s winner. Host Carson Daly revealed that each contestant would perform three songs: one their coach picked; a duet with their coach and an original tune. The artists also released original videos for their new songs.

Adam Levine has three artists in the finals while Blake Shelton has one.  Pharrell Williams' and Gwen Stefani’s teams have been eliminated.

The first performance of the night came from Team Adam’s Damien, who was given Donny Hathaway’s version of “A Song for You” by his coach. Blake complimented the singer on the incredible power of every note he sings, as well as his great sense of pitch. Pharrell also praised Damien’s power, saying the singer “took him to church.” Adam said Damien “lifted everybody,” and added that it was his best performance of the competition.

Team Blake’s Craig Wayne Boyd, was next with his original song. Blake chose “My Baby’s Got a Smile on Her Face,” a song Blake said he had been carrying around for years. Blake said he felt it was a hit, but was afraid to record because it was “so freakin’ hard to sing.” After a long round of applause following his performance, Pharrell told Craig, “Welcome to your future.” Gwen agreed and said Craig was “ready to pick.” Blake was happy with his artist’s performance, declaring the song was meant for him.

Next up, Adam Levine joined his artist Chris Jamison for a duet on Robin Thicke’s soulful “Lost without U.” The coaches didn’t offer any comments after the performance, but it drew cheers from the audience and a standing ovation from Gwen.

Another Team Adam contestant, Barnegat, New Jersey’s Matt McAndrew, performed the original song, “Wasted Love,” backed by a choir. Adam said he was attracted to the tune because it was “soul, from a different era.” It brought the crowd to its feet. Gwen said she got “lost in the performance.” Adam said he was proud of his artist and proclaimed that he was also a fan.

Shelton and Craig Wayne Boyd then performed their duet, Randy Houser’s “Boots On.” Once again, the coaches’ comments were skipped, although the Nashville, Tennessee, resident brought Adam to his feet as the audience cheered loudly.

Damien, the former TSA agent, returned to perform Elton John’s “Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me” with his coach, Adam Levine. The coaches’ comments were skipped once again, but the audience voiced their approval with spirited applause.

Team Adam’s Chris Jamison returned to perform the original song, “Velvet.” Pharrell declared, “A star was born on this television show,” noting Jamison, a campus mailman at his college, Capital University in Ohio, has grown dramatically as an artist. Adam praised Jamison, declaring he was “blown away” by the performance.

Matt McAndrew and his coach Adam Levine teamed up next on the song “Lost Stars,” from the film Begin Again. Adam made his acting debut as a musician named Dave Kohl in the film.

Team Blake’s Craig Wayne Boyd was up next with his coach’s pick, “In Pictures,” by Alabama. Boyd dedicated it to his two-year-old son. It brought Gwen to her feet. She said she was happy for the artist. Blake thought it was a great statement about the point that Craig has now entered in his life and where he’s headed.

Team Adam’s Damien performed his final song of the night, the original tune “Soldier.” Adam said he had listened to “a hundred songs” before finding this one and chose it because it seemed to sum up what Damien is all about, noting the Monroe, Louisiana, native is a “strong person.” Adam gushed that the performance made him “the happiest coach in the world.”

Adam’s coach’s pick for Chris Jamison was Justin Timberlake’s “Cry Me a River.” It drew some of the loudest applause of the night and brought Pharrell to his feet. Adam said Jamison was his “young Jedi,” and added, “Welcome and congratulations.”

Team Adam’s Matt McAndrew closed out the show with an emotional version of his coach’s pick “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” from the film The Wizard of Oz. Gwen called it a “beautiful performance,” adding McAndrew is “original and pure” and has an ability to connect with the audience. Pharrell noted that he’s watched Matt “walk through walls” of categories and classifications because he simply has a great voice. Adam thought the rendition was “bittersweet and perfect,” adding “The universe just paused for a second.”

The Season 7 winner of The Voice will be revealed on Tuesday night's results show, airing on NBC at 8 p.m. Eastern time.

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Gwen Stefani Says New Music "Feels Like Exactly Where I'm At Right Now"


Daniel Sannwald/Mad Love/Interscope RecordsNBC's The Voice is closing out its seventh season Tuesday night, which means Gwen Stefani can start focusing on finishing her first solo album since 2006.  We've already heard a couple of singles from the project -- "Spark the Fire" and "Baby Don't Lie" -- and Gwen says her main goal is to make sure all her material is "great."

"I'm still working on it," she told reporters in New York City Friday night when asked about the album.  "But it's really just trying to make great songs."

As for what the disc sounds like, Gwen said, "It's consistent with, I think, things I've done in the past, but also feels very much like...'Spark the Fire' is a good example.  It just feels like exactly where I'm at right now."

Still, Gwen feels like she's not sure what the finished product will sound like when she's finally done.  "You never know.  You can't really plan it," she laughs. "It's just, as songs come out, they're like miracles. So, like children, you don't know what you're gonna get!"

That's a topic Gwen definitely knows something about, considering she and her husband Gavin Rossdale have three sons, including baby Apollo Bowie Flynn, born earlier this year.

In addition to her solo album, Gwen recently told Rolling Stone that she plans on making another album with No Doubt as well.

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Justin Bieber Confirms He's "Super Single"


Ben WattsJustin Bieber confirmed Monday that he is not dating Hailey Baldwin, contrary to rumors.

The 20-year-old singer posted a black-and-white photo of himself with the 18-year-old model on Instagram and wrote, "People are crazy. I'm super single and this is my good friend u would know otherwise."

Baldwin then tweeted, "Hope that clarifies everything for everyone. rumors are silly!"

The pals have been spending a lot of time together lately. Us Weekly reported they celebrated Baldwin's birthday together in NYC on November 19, along with Kendall and Kylie Jenner, and reconnected again in Los Angeles. On December 13, they were spotted hiking in Runyon Canyon and the next day they grabbed dinner together in Beverly Hills.

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World Tour Planned for Madonna in 2015?


Stephen KleinMadonna has been teasing fans all year with hints about her new music, but it appears as though we're not going to hear it -- officially, anyway -- until 2015.  But the good news is that reportedly the Queen of Pop has a huge world tour planned for next year to support the new disc.

A source tells the British paper The Mirror that Madonna is in early talks about the shows, and adds, "This is going to be one very special tour.  Madonna wants to pull out all the stops, especially because it is 30 years since the Virgin Tour."  That tour, which was Madonna's first headlining trek, took place in 1985.  If the new one happens, it'll be her 10th tour overall.

Madonna's last trek, the MDNA Tour, wrapped up in December of 2012 and was the year's highest-grossing tour.  It was also the second highest-grossing tour ever by a female artist, behind Madonna's own Sticky & Sweet tour, which ran from 2008 to 2009.

Meanwhile, Madonna is still angry about the fact that some of her new songs leaked, and that people are posting unreleased photos of her online.  She shared one such photo on Instagram and wrote, "This is a...photo i did not release. I do not make money from the release of any of my photos. But other people do! I am asking my true fans and supporters who respect me as an artist and a human to not get involved with the purchasing trading or posting of unreleased images or music."

She added, "I hope and pray we find the source of the leaks soon. Until then i am grateful for any leads or info and even more grateful for your support and loyalty! Please let me finish my work so i can give you my very best!"

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