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Jordan MillingtonHey! Wanna see Hey Violet on tour?  The up-and-coming group is hitting the road in March for their very first headlining tour of North America, and plan to bring plenty of "good vibes" to their fans.

While guitarist Casey Moreta jokes that the band's shows feature "explosions, fireworks and confetti," the band's frontwoman Rena Lovelis says no, their concerts simply have "good vibes," adding, "The music's a lot more groovy now, so it's kinda like we want everyone to just get down and have a good time."

Tickets go on sale this Friday via HeyViolet.com.  The L.A.-based band's tour comes in support of their EP Brand New Moves and their hit "Guys My Age." While the song seems to diss younger men, Rena, who just turned 20, says the song is more about one's emotional age.

"It’s actually about, not necessarily younger guys, but less mature guys, who don’t know how to treat a woman like she should be treated," Rena tells ABC Radio. "Or vice versa, if a girl doesn’t know how to treat a guy like how he deserves to be treated.  It’s more about maturity level."

Hey Violet, who won the 2016 Teen Choice Next Big Thing award, have gained fans the old-fashioned way -- by touring -- and they hope for continued success so they keep inspiring their fans.

"I think we just wanna empower people and make [them] feel like they have a home with us," says Nia.  Keyboard player and guitarist Miranda Miller adds, "And inspire people to do something with their lives...live your dream." 

Casey notes, "If you hate your job then quit....for real, quit and do what you wanna do....Don’t be stuck doing something that you don’t wanna do for the rest of your life."  

Here are Hey Violet's tour dates:

3/7 -- San Francisco, CA, The Chapel
3/8 -- Anaheim, CA, The Parish at House of Blues
3/10 -- Los Angeles, CA, Troubadour
3/12 -- Dallas, TX, Cambridge Room at House of Blues
3/14 -- St. Louis, MO, Delmar Hall
3/15 -- Chicago, IL, Subterranean
3/17 -- Washington, DC, Songbyrd Music House and Record Café
3/19 -- Toronto, ON, Mod Club
3/20 -- Detroit, MI, The Shelter
3/22 -- New York, NY, Gramercy Theatre
3/23 -- Philadelphia, PA, The Foundry at the Fillmore

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Neil Lupin/RedfernsFans touring Prince's Paisley Park will get a special treat in April when the Prince4Ever tour, a expanded version of the current home and studio tour, takes place, commemorating the one-year anniversary of the iconic artist's death on April 21.

Named after Prince's greatest-hits album 4Ever, which was released last year, the tour will include a new installation of rarely seen videos, audio clips and artifacts at the estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota.  

Visitors also will be given the chance to have their picture taken for a special project that will honor the "Purple Rain" artist. The photos will be compiled into a video that's set to premiere online April 21. 

Along with the Prince4Ever experience, a four-day event called Celebration 2017 is planned to take place April 20-23.  

Groups who have performed with Prince during his career, including The TimeThe RevolutionNew Power Generation and 3RDEYEGIRL, are expected to appear. 

General admission passes for Celebration 2017 are on sale now. General admission and VIP Prince4Ever tour tickets also are available to purchase, along with tickets for a special Paisley Park After Dark weekend event during the Prince4Ever occasion.  

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Nicole NodlandDua Lipa is hitting the road for her first-ever North American headlining tour.

The British singer will kick off the trek on February 24 in Chicago, and hit major U.S. and Canadian cities before wrapping things up on March 17 in San Francisco. Tickets go on sale Saturday, January 21 at 10 a.m.

“I'm so excited I cannottttt wait to be back on the road!!” Dua tweeted.

After the tour, she has a couple of music festivals lined up for the summer: Governors Ball and Bonnaroo. Her self-titled album comes out June 2.

Here is the list of dates:

2/24 -- Chicago, IL, Lincoln Hall
2/25 -- Detroit, MI, Shelter
2/27 -- Toronto, ON, Mod Club
3/1 -- New York, NY, Irving Plaza
3/2 -- Philadelphia, PA, The Foundry at The Fillmore Philadelphia
3/4 -- Boston, MA, Paradise Rock Club
3/5 -- Washington, D.C., Rock N Roll Hotel
3/7 -- Atlanta, GA, The Loft
3/8 -- Orlando, FL, The Social
3/9 -- St. Petersburg, FL, State Theatre
3/11 -- Houston, TX, House of Blues Bronze Peacock
3/12 -- Dallas, TX, Prophet Bar
3/14 -- Phoenix, AZ, Crescent Ballroom
3/15 -- Los Angeles, CA, The Belasco Theatre
3/17 -- San Francisco, CA, Great American Music Hall

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Collier SchorrYou know that Lady Gaga is going to pull out all the stops for her upcoming Super Bowl halftime show, but one thing she wants to do may prove to be impossible...and dangerous.

The New York Post reports that Gaga wants to sing from the top of the dome of the NRG Stadium in Houston as part of her performance, even though her team is "worried" about all the safety issues such a stunt would cause.  A source says, "They’re writing up multiple plans about how to safely get her on the roof, including potentially [cutting] a hole in the ceiling of the dome."

A source tells Entertainment Tonight, though, that cutting a hole wouldn't make any sense, since the dome is covered by a see-through, retractable roof that can be pulled back in just a few minutes.

Another source tells the Post says that while Gaga wants to perform the stunt live, she may end up pre-taping it and playing it as part of a commercial heading into the game.  The NFL and the stadium declined to comment to The Post about the February 5 performance. 

ET's source also confirms that Gaga will have a guest join her during the performance, even though it's been "tough" to get someone to agree to perform.  ET speculates that Beyonce might be that guest, because the game is taking place in Houston -- Bey's hometown -- and the two recorded the 2010 hit "Telephone" together.

Meanwhile, a source told ET that Gaga, who was a huge Hillary Clinton supporter, has been instructed by the NFL that she's not allowed to mention the election or Donald Trump during the performance.

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ABC/Randy HolmesIt's a good thing that Pink threw a big-sister party for her daughter Willow, recently: it turns out the five-and-a-half-year-old is having a bit of trouble adjusting to the fact that she's not the only child in the house anymore.

As previously reported, Pink posted a photo on Instagram of a party she held for Willow, complete with a "Congrats Big Sis" cake, to make her feel better after her brother Jameson was born in late December.  Pink called into The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Tuesday to talk about how Willow's doing. 

"I do all kinds of stuff. I literally put Jameson down when she walks in the room," Pink laughed. "I’m trying to [put her first]. She’s a little weepy these days, so we’re working it out."

When Ellen noted that Jameson, who was born December 26, is "precious," Pink corrected her, saying, "He's delicious!"

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Image Group LA/ABCPitch Perfect fans can brief a sigh of relief. Hailee Steinfeld will definitely be back for Pitch Perfect 3.

Fans were worried the Oscar-nominated actress and singer may not return to the franchise after Anna Kendrick posted a photo of the Barden Bellas last week that did not include her. But Hailee cleared that all up with her own Instagram post.

“RELAX, pitches. I'm here. #PitchPerfect,” she wrote, along with a photo of her posing in front of a huge number three while flashing the number three with both hands.

Hailee joined the franchise in the second movie as Emily Junk, a newcomer to the college a cappella group the Barden Bellas.  Following that, she launched her recording career, and has scored a huge hit with the song "Starving."

Pitch Perfect 3 is scheduled for a December release.

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Atlantic RecordsIn a recent interview, Ed Sheeran declared, "This year is mine," and it looks as though he's right about that: it's only January and he's already made Billboard chart history.

Ed's new single "Shape of You" has debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, while his other new single, "Castle on the Hill," just entered at #6. That makes Ed the only artist ever to debut in the top 10 with two songs simultaneously.

It's also Ed's first #1 hit as an artist in his own right: he previously co-wrote the Justin Bieber #1 hit "Love Yourself."

"Shape" is only the 27th song in the 58-year history of the Hot 100 to debut at #1. The last artist to do so was Justin Timberlake, whose "Can't Stop the Feeling!" came in at the top this past May.

On the Digital Song Sales chart, which only measures downloads, "Shape" and "Castle" debut at #1 and #2 simultaneously. He's the first act ever to do so on that particular chart.

These two new entries are Ed's fourth and five top 10 hits. They're both from his new album ÷ (Divide), which is due March 3.

Ed posted a photo of himself on Instagram holding a giant bottle of Tattinger champagne, scowling and giving the finger to the camera. It's captioned, "Billboard #1."

In a statement, he added, "It feels amazing to debut at #1 in the U.S. especially after being away for so long...I’m speechless.  I really wanted to come back with those two songs to show the different sides of my music and what people can expect on ÷ (Divide).  The response to both songs has been absolutely incredible.  I can’t wait to share the rest of the album.”

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Selena Gomez and The Weeknd at the 2015 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show; Jamie McCarthy/Getty ImagesSelena Gomez raised eyebrows last week when she was spotted getting cozy with The Weeknd, but Selena's ex, Justin Bieber thinks it's all just a ploy to sell her music.

Sources tell TMZ that Justin is convinced Selena is using The Weeknd, who was born Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, to promote new music they're working on together.

Bieber, the sources tell the gossip website, thinks it's déjà vu all over again because he allegedly claims Gomez used the same tactic on him, as well as her other exes, including Nick Jonas and Zed.  However, when TMZ tried to corner the "Sorry" singer on his way out of a West Hollywood hot spot on Saturday, he had no comment.

Bieber, 22, and Gomez, 24, dated on and off for three years before calling it quits for good in 2014.

Bieber isn't the only one said to be ticked of by the rumors. Model Bella Hadid, who split with the Weeknd in November, reportedly un-followed Selena on Instagram after hearing about the date night.

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Greg WilliamsEd Sheeran has a great relationship with his dad, and he says he really wants to be a father himself -- he does, after all, have a serious girlfriend at the moment. However, he says that's something that'll have to wait until his life is a bit more stable.

While appearing on the Vodafone Big Top 40 radio show in the U.K., Ed said, "I'd love to have loads of babies."  But when asked whether or not that's likely to happen in the near future, Ed pointed out that his current lifestyle makes it somewhat impossible.

"Y'know, I'm not really around," he explained, and then laughed, "Unless I just have a baby and leave it. But I'm not really that kinda person."

Asked whether or not he could simply bring his baby on tour with him, as other artists do, Ed said he's not sure that would work out either.

"I would have a tour bus baby, but I'd have a tour bus baby when the tour is not that intense," he explained. "The tour that's about to come up is quite intense."

Ed hasn't released details of his upcoming tour yet, but his manager said in a recent interview, "We’re going to be...touring at least until the end of ’18. Live dates are coming early summer in the U.K. and then we’ll come back [to the U.K.] in ‘18 as well."

Ed's new album ÷ (Divide) will be out March 3.

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Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCMore than a year after the release of their debut single, DNCE kicks off a headlining tour tonight.  While most bands start off performing in smaller venues, and then work up to arenas and stadiums, DNCE is actually doing the opposite with this tour.

"We have big plans to do something unique...since it's going to be in a smaller setting," frontman Joe Jonas tells ABC Radio. "We've been playing some really amazing arenas and stadiums with some of these other acts, but we're wanting to do something intimate."   

Another unique aspect of DNCE's tour?  Even when they're not on stage, the four of them are always together.  "We don't like to be away from each other.  Even if we have...a late dinner, we're still texting, like, 'You guys up?' We do really enjoy our time together," Jonas explains.

"I think it's because we were friends before we did this," he adds. "And we know what it's like to be in bands... and we've [made] that decision to say, 'Do we want to continue this or not?' And we, luckily, found other people that are just into it...so it feels good to be able to spend time together on tour."

Even the prospect of having to play their debut single "Cake By the Ocean" every night, for what must seem to be the millionth time, isn't daunting for DNCE.

"We love the song so much, we love music so much and it's a challenge for us," says bass player Cole Whittle. "We dance weird, and we connect with the audience, and we find different places to go [with the song] every night, so it's kind of like the first time every time we play it." 

DNCE's tour starts in San Diego and is scheduled to wrap up February 9 in Wallingford, CT.

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Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)Want your older child to feel better about the arrival of their little sister or brother?  Pink seems to have figured out a way to handle it.

On Instagram, Pink posted a photo of a "big sister party" they threw for daughter Willow Sage, who's five-and-a-half.  Pink and hubby Carey Hart welcomed son Jameson Moon on December 26.  In the picture, Pink is holding Jameson, while Willow poses with a chocolate-frosted cake that says "Congrats Big Sis!"

Soon after Jameson was born, Pink posted a photo of a grinning Willow holding her new baby bro.

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ABC/Fred LeeWith her Beverly Hills mansion well on its way to securing historic landmark status, Taylor Swift is reportedly shelling out her hard-earned cash to restore the property to its original glory.

According to Mansion Global, construction on the so-called Samuel Goldwyn Estate has been underway for over a year. She’s restoring the home’s original 100-year-old windows and preserving the original plaster molding on the interior staircase, among other things.

Last week the singer petitioned for landmark certification for her home, and the Beverly Hills Cultural Heritage Commission has reportedly granted her request. Now, Beverly Hills’ City Council just has to voted to finalize the historic designation.

The property was built by movie mogul Samuel Goldwyn in 1934 and boasts six bedrooms, five baths, a library and a theater room. Other legendary former tenants include the actors Marlene Dietrich, Charlie Chaplin, Clark Gable and director Frank Capra.

Taylor purchased the home in 2015 for around $25 million. She also owns property in Nashville, New York and Rhode Island.

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ABC/Randy HolmesForbes has unveiled its second annual 30 Under 30 Europe list, and a few hot young musicians made the cut. James Bay, Tove Lo and Kygo are among those named on the entertainment section of the list.

James, a 26-year-old Brit, makes the list thanks to his hit song “Let It Go” and his Grammy-nominated album Chaos and the Calm. Swedish native Tove, who’s 29, is cited for her songwriting collaborations -- such as Ellie Goulding's "Love Me Like You Do" -- as well as for her own hits and her latest album, Lady Wood, which hit number one on the Swedish charts.

And the 25-year-old Norwegian DJ-producer, Kygo, is included for his danceable hits including “Firestone” and “Stay.”

Also making the entertainment list are singer Emeli Sandé, Games of Thrones actress Sophie Turner and Lion actor Dev Patel.

Meanwhile, 28-year-old Adele is named as an “all-star alumni” on the 30 Under 30 Europe list as someone “leading the millennial revolution of game changers.”

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ABC/Fred LeeThe nominations for the 2017 Brit Awards -- the British equivalent of the Grammys -- have been announced, and Adele, Rihanna, Sia, and Bruno Mars are among the nominees.

Strangely, the only category Adele is nominated in is British Artist Video of the Year, for "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)."  Rihanna is nominated for her collaboration with Calvin Harris -- who's Scottish -- in the categories of British Single and British Video of the Year for "This Is What You Came For," and she's also up for International Female Solo Artist, along with Sia and Beyonce.

Bruno is up for International Male Solo Artist, and his competition includes Drake and The Weekend, while Twenty One Pilots are up for International Group, where their competition includes A Tribe Called Quest, the duo of Drake and Future, and Kings of Leon.

Coldplay is up for Best British Single for "Hymn for the Weekend," where they're up against Zayn, Calum Scott, Clean Bandit, and Little Mix, among others. Zayn is also up for British Video of the Year for "Pillowtalk."

The Brits Icon Award will be presented to Robbie Williams, while the prestigious Critics' Choice Award winner has already been announced: it's blues singer Rag 'N' Bone Man, whose single "Human" is making a few inroads in the U.S. Previous winners of that award include Adele and Sam Smith.

Little Mix, The 1975, and Emeli Sande will perform at the Brit Awards, scheduled for February 22.

Michael Buble is supposed to host the show, but it's unlikely he will, given that he's put his career on hold to care for his son Noah, who was diagnosed with cancer last year.

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ABC/Randy HolmesFresh from her performance debacle on Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, Mariah Carey performed this Saturday at the Landmark Hotel in London.

The diva was not alone. Elton John and Mark Ronson also appeared.

It is rumored they were paid around $4.2 million to sing at the wedding of Irene Kogan and Daniel Kenvey. They topped a star-studded bill booked by Irene’s grandad, Russian billionaire businessman Valery Kogan, according to The Sun.

The reception was reportedly a nine-hour extravaganza. Elton John kicked off the reception with a 12-song set and dedicated “Tiny Dancer” to the bride.

Carey performed and dedicated “We Belong Together” to the new couple. Mariah is believed to earn $3 million for such performances. 

Antonio Banderas was also present and made a speech wishing the couple well.

There were additional performances from a number of Russian stars.

Ronson closed the night with a DJ set.

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Image Group LA/ABCWhen it comes to her upcoming tour, Lady Gaga is letting her fans do the talking for her.

Over the weekend, Gaga retweeted a posting from a Gaga fan site that read, "Lady Gaga's tour is already booked and to be [announced] after the #PepsiHalftime Get your coins ready!" Assuming she would not have posted this if it's inaccurate, it looks like we'll get the details of Gaga's Joanne tour after she takes the stage next month at the Super Bowl.

In other Gaga news, Billboard reports that eight years ago this week, Gaga scored her first #1 hit, "Just Dance," featuring Colby O'Donis.  She's had two more #1s since then: "Poker Face" and "Born This Way."

Finally, it looks like Gaga's new country-flavored direction may not be a phase. Producer Brian Kennedy posted a photo of himself on Instagram with Gaga and Dallas Davidson, a country songwriter who's penned tunes for artists like Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, and Lady Antebelleum.  

Kennedy, who's produced hits for Rihanna and Chris Brown, wrote, "First session of the year with @ladygaga & @dallasdavidson_ two incredible people! #inspired #readytoworkagain #newsound."  There has been speculation that this session has to do with Gaga's upcoming role in the remake of the movie A Star is Born.

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Chris Haston/NBCNick Cannon thinks that ex-wife Mariah Carey was just "a little flustered" during her now-famous New Year's Rockin' Eve performance.  

During a sit-down chat with Ellen DeGeneres on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Monday, Cannon jokingly told the daytime host that Mariah's flub was a government set-up. 

"You know me -- I'm a conspiracy theorist. I think the government did that. They set her up. That was a distraction. They just put her out there," he says. 

Turning serious, Nick acknowledged that performing live is difficult. "Anyone who knows about performing and having inner ears and stuff, things can go wrong on live television. I do live television all the -- I screw up on America's Got Talent all the time," he explained.

"When there's people in your ear saying things and stuff...I think she kinda got a little flustered, but being the diva she is, she said, 'I'm just going to walk around and pose for seven minutes,'" Nick continued.  

"And like Ryan Seacrest said, 'She can do no wrong.' So, she worked through it." 

As previously reported, last week, Mimi posted a recorded message about her botched New Year's Eve performance to give her side of the story.  

In the clip, she accuses the production team of sabotaging her, and says that it's not "practical" to sing live in the middle of Times Square on New Year's Eve "with all the noise, the freezing cold, the smoke from the smoke machines, thousands of people celebrating" and faulty ear monitors. 

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Legacy RecordingsA new release in the NOW That’s What I Call Music! series is never too far away.

The compilation series will be releasing its 61st volume next month, featuring 16 major hits from artists including Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, The Weeknd, Alessia Cara and Ariana Grande.

And if you’re feeling nostalgic, the Now series will also be releasing NOW That's What I Call 90s Pop. The throwback album includes “Baby One More Time” by Britney Spears, “Genie in a Bottle” by Christina Aguilera, “MMMBop” by Hanson and “I Want It That Way” by the Backstreet Boys.

Both collections will be released on Friday, January 27.

Here are the track lists:


NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 61
Bruno Mars -- "24k Magic"
Maroon 5 featuring Kendrick Lamar -- "Don't Wanna Know"
Alessia Cara -- "Scars to Your Beautiful"
Ariana Grande featuring Nicki Minaj -- "Side to Side"
DJ Snake featuring Justin Bieber -- "Let Me Love You"
The Weeknd featuring Daft Punk -- "Starboy"
Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane -- "Black Beatles"
D.R.A.M. featuring Lil Yachty -- "Broccoli"
Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall -- "Juju on That Beat (TZ Anthem)"
Fifth Harmony -- "That’s My Girl"
Jon Bellion -- "All Time Low"
Martin Garrix & Bebe Rexha -- "In the Name of Love"
Hey Violet -- "Guys My Age"
Shawn Mendes -- "Treat You Better"
Niall Horan -- "This Town"
gnash featuring Olivia O’Brien -- "i hate u, i love u"

BONUS TRACKS: “NOW What’s Next” New Music Preview
Citizen Four -- "Testify"
Dagny -- "Fool's Gold"
JoJo featuring Wiz Khalifa -- "No Apologies"
Aanysa X Snakehips -- "Burn Break Crash"
Maggie Rogers -- "Alaska"
Urban Cone -- "Old School"

NOW That's What I Call 90s Pop
Will Smith -- "Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It"
Britney Spears -- "…Baby One More Time"
Christina Aguilera -- "Genie in a Bottle"
Brandy & Monica -- "The Boy Is Mine"
TLC -- "Waterfalls"
Salt-N-Pepa featuring En Vogue --  "Whatta Man"
Boyz II Men -- "Motownphilly"
Bell Biv Devoe -- "Poison"
Wreckx-N-Effect -- "Rumpshaker"
Bobby Brown -- "Humpin’ Around"
C&C Music Factory -- "Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)"
Montell Jordan -- "This Is How We Do It"
Everything but the Girl -- "Missing (Todd Terry Remix)"
Sheryl Crow -- "All I Wanna Do"
Hanson -- "MMMBop"
Ricky Martin -- "Livin’ La Vida Loca"
New Kids on the Block -- "Step by Step"
Backstreet Boys -- "I Want It That Way"

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ABC/Lou RoccoEven if you don't know Bebe Rexha's name, you know her voice and songs: she wrote tracks for Rihanna, Iggy Azalea, Nick Jonas and Selena Gomez, and sang on G-Eazy's  "Me, Myself & I,"  David Guetta's "Hey Mama," and Martin Garrix‘s "In the Name of Love."  But now, Bebe's got her first hit under her own name -- "I Got You" -- and boy, is she thrilled.

"It's so incredible, and it kinda feels surreal," Bebe tells ABC Radio. "I'm so happy and I'm at a loss for words...I don't know what else to say!"

"I Got You" is from Bebe's debut album All Your Fault Pt. 1, due February 17. She says it felt great to finally write songs for herself. In the past, Bebe says, she'd give her songs to other artists because had no way of releasing them herself.

"I didn't have a record deal, so where would I put it out, you know? Like, send it to my mom and burn it on CD?" she laughs. "So this year was strictly for me and it was the best feeling!"

But now that she's a solo star, Bebe says she'll keep writing for others.  After all, that's how she got her big break.

"When I first was a part of  'The Monster,' I really wanted to put it out under my name, but no record label thought it was good enough -- until Eminem liked it," she says of the #1 duet she co-wrote for Em and Rihanna. 

"Now I see that that was such a blessing in disguise, and it got me to where I'm at today. So I will always, forever, write songs, and wherever they're meant to be is where they'll be."  

Bebe will kick off her first major headlining tour later this year.

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Dave Benett/Getty ImagesThe last days of Michael Jackson's life will soon be dramatized on the small screen.  

Variety reports that a television biopic titled Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland will begin shooting on location this February and will air on Lifetime. 

The TV movie is based on the 2014 book Remember the Time: Protecting Michael Jackson in His Finals Days and features actor Chad L. Coleman as Jackson's bodyguard.  

Coleman's acting resume includes roles in ArrowThe Walking Dead and The Wire.

News of the forthcoming Jackson biopic comes on the heels of recent controversy surrounding an episode of a new U.K. comedy series Urban Myths, in which the late pop icon is portrayed by white British actor Joseph Fiennes.  

On Friday, Sky Arts, the U.K. network set to air the episode, decided to pull it from its schedule.  

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