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Out this week (3/11):
JAY Z AND KANYE WEST TO PERFORM AT SXSW THIS WEEK
Jay Z and Kanye West are set to co-headline a concert at the South By Southwest this week. According to Mashable, the two will kick off Samsung's four day SXSW concert series on Wednesday (March 12th). The location won't be announced until the day of the show.
Concert wristbands will be available only to Galaxy owners who have installed the Milk Music app on their devices.
- In related news, while Kanye performs at the Samsung show, Yahoo! Music will present the G.O.O.D. Music showcase at Brazos Hall on Wednesday with Big Sean, Pusha T, Teyana Taylor, CyHi the Prynce, and more.
BEYONCE: 'I'M NOT BOSSY, I'M THE BOSS'
There's no denying that Beyonce is a firm believer that girls run the world. Bey alongside Jennifer Garner, Jane Lynch and a host of others are participating in an initiative to encourage young women to speak out and take leadership without the fear of being called "bossy." The PSA video to the previously mentioned "Ban Bossy" campaign surfaced yesterday (March 10th) and further explains the campaign's mission to "be ambitious," to "encourage girls to lead," to "listen to your own voice," to "dare to be you" and to "change the world."
In the video, Bey says that by middle school "girls are less than interested in leadership than boys." She later said, "Be brave. Be you. I'm not bossy. I'm the boss."
Meanwhile, rumor has it that Bey's hubby Jay Z is their daughter Blue Ivy's primary caretaker. According to Mediatakeout, Jay takes care of Blue while Bey is busy on tour. A source told the site that Jay "does all the things you'd expect - like heat up food, change diapers, gives baths."
- The insider added, "Jay Z does so much, I don't even know what the nanny does when she's there."
LADY GAGA ANNOUNCES SXSW PERFORMANCE
Lady Gaga has announced that she is set to perform at SXSW for the first time ever. The singer addressed her Monsters, saying, "Hey Little Monsters, I am so excited to announce that I will be performing for the first time at SXSW on the Born This Way foundation night at the Doritos Bold Stage on March 13th." Click here to listen to: LADY GAGA GIVES BOLD BRAVERY CONTEST DETAILS
Click here to listen to: LADY GAGA TALKS BOLDNESS AND INDIVIDUALITY
Click here to listen to: LADY GAGA ANNOUNCES SXSW PERFORMANCE
Reports say that Robin Thicke and Paula Patton are reconciling. According to TMZ, sources say that Paula has been opening up to giving him another chance. The sources say that the two haven't stopped communicating, but recently their conversations have changed and the two are now talking about what Robin needs to do in order to fix their issues.
Sources say that while she is not impressed with Robin's public pleading, she is impressed with his fathering skills since the split. The singer has been seeing their son Julian when he can and he has been keeping in touch while he is on tour.
- Sources say that the tone of Robin and Paula's conversations are "smooth and cordial."
- As for the tone of the conversations ... we're told "smooth and cordial." We're not exactly sure what smooth means, but you know, they're both very ... smooth.
SELENA GOMEZ'S PARENTS AREN'T BELIEBERS
Rumor has it that Selena Gomez reunited with her ex Justin Bieber against her parent's wishes and now they are keeping tabs on her. Radar Online has reported that Selena's parents are "vehemently" opposed to their relationship. A source told the site, "It's definitely against her parents wishes. But they don't have any control over her. She's pulling the, 'Who makes the money around here?' card! It's a sh*t show behind-the-scenes."
As previously reported, Selena and Biebz were recently spotted reportedly rekindling their flame over breakfast at Don Pepe's Restaurant in Texas. The manager of the restaurant said, "They were kissing. They were sitting next to each other hugging and kissing in front of the staff. They weren’t hiding it and seemed to be boyfriend and girlfriend."
- The two were also spotted together at a Starbucks in a neighboring part of Texas.
THE GOO GOO DOLLS AND DAUGHTRY ANNOUNCE SUMMER TOUR DATES
The Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry are set to embark on a North American tour this summer. The tour will kick off on June 12th in Wallingford, CT and will make stops in Tampa, Charlotte, L.A., Chicago and Camden, NJ before wrapping up in Essex Junction, VT on August 23rd.
The tour will also feature appearances from the Plain White T's.
Check out the tour dates below:
- 06/12 Wallingford, CT Toyota Oakdale Theatre
- 06/14 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
- 06/15 Saratoga , NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
- 06/19 St. Augustine, FL St. Augustine Amphitheatre
- 06/20 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
- 06/21 Orange Beach, AL The Amphitheater at the Wharf ***
- 06/24 Corpus Christi, TX Concrete Street Amphitheatre
- 06/25 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
- 06/27 Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
- 06/29 Maryland Heights, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
- 07/01 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
- 07/02 Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
- 07/03 Toronto, ON Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
- 07/05 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
- 07/06 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach
- 07/08 Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
- 07/09 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
- 07/11 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheatre
- 07/12 Memphis, TN TBD
- 07/15 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre
- 07/16 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
- 07/18 Eugene, OR Cuthbert Amphitheatre
- 07/21 Saratoga, CA The Mountain Winery
- 07/22 Los Angeles, CA The Greek Theatre
- 07/24 San Diego, CA Harrah's Rincon Pavilion*
- 08/01 Las Vegas, NV Red Rocks Resort, Spa & Casino
- 08/03 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre
- 08/09 Des Moines, IA Iowa State Fair **
- 08/10 Chicago, IL FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
- 08/12 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
- 08/15 Boston, MA Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
- 08/16 Big Flats, NY The Summer Stage at Tags
- 08/17 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
- 08/19 Bethel, NY Bethel Woods Center For The Arts
- 08/21 Gilford, NH Meadowbrook
- 08/22 Buffalo, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
- 08/23 Essex Junction, VT Champlain Valley Exposition
JUSTIN BIEBER SKIPS OUT ON TORONTO COURT APPEARANCE
Justin Bieber skipped out on his Toronto court appearance yesterday (March 10th) for his assault charge on a limo driver from last December. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Biebz's lawyer Seth Weinstein stood in on his behalf regarding the charge the singer received for assaulting Abdul Mohar on December 30th, 2013 after leaving a Toronto nightclub.
In other news, video footage of the singer's deposition surfaced early yesterday morning (March 10th). In one of the clips, the singer lashed out and dropped the f-bomb on a female reporter who asked him to speak up. After replying "yes" several times, the singer said, "Yes and no are f*cking pretty different."
BIEBER DEFENDS HIMSELF AGAINST BACKLASH FROM DEPOSITION FOOTAGE
Meanwhile, Bieber has taken to Twitter to defend himself after receiving backlash throughout the media due to the recent footage surfacing from his deposition. He wrote, "Love how some people love to twist and justify the horrible action of others. We all have a right to defend ourselves and feel harassed."
- He added, "They can't break us. They can't get us down. We are too strong. We love too much. #mybeliebers."
Click here to listen to: JUSTIN BIEBER DROPS F BOMB DURING DEPOSITION
MILEY CYRUS PERFORMS IN HER UNDERWEAR
Miley Cyrus has taken concert costumes to new heights. According to Gossip Cop, the singer performed her record "23" during her "Bangerz" concert in Milwaukee on Sunday (March 9th) in her underwear. Apparently, Miley opted to perform in her undies because she didn't have enough time to change into her next costume.
Miley's "ensemble" raised a number of questions among fans and shortly after the performance, she took to Twitter to clarify. She explained, "Not a new outfit for '23.' I didn’t make my quick change and I couldn’t not come out for the song so I just had to run out in my undies :( Never happened to me before. But I love my fans as much as they love me! I couldn’t miss '23.'"
- She added, "Show must go on :("
TEEN ARRESTED AFTER SNEAKING INTO MILEY'S DRESSING ROOM
In other news, Gossip Cop has reported that a teen was arrested for sneaking into Miley's dressing room before her recent concert in Omaha. Tucker Salvesen was caught on security cameras trespassing through restricted areas at the CenturyLink Center. The 18-year-old took to Twitter and said, "I snuck back here I need to meet you. You have helped me so much your music has given me all the answers I was looking for when my heart got broke… we went through the same thing @ the same time… Miley I love you!!! Please let me meet you."
- Tucker reportedly left Miley his Twitter handle and his phone number.
M.I.A. REMIXES BEYONCE'S 'FLAWLESS': M.I.A. has unveiled a preview of her remix to Beyonce's record, "Flawless." The rapper tweeted yesterday (March 10th), "Finished 'Flawless' what do I do with it @beyonce."
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE AND BEYONCE TOP MUSIC'S TOP 40 MONEY MAKERS: That Grape Juice has reported that Justin Timberlake and Beyonce had quite a prosperous 2013. JT earned over $31 million last year, while Bey earned nearly $25 million. Pink and Bruno Mars didn't trail very far behind. Pink earned $20 million and Bruno made a little less than $19 million.
JESSICA SIMPSON SHARES THREE-WAY KISS: Jessica Simpson shared a photo of her and two friends sharing a three-way kiss, while attending a baby shower on Sunday (March 9th). She captioned the photo, "Girls night out…with our guys watching.. @odetteannable @stephenieleighpearson ;) yummy." The shower took place at The Churchill restaurant in L.A.
BRITNEY SPEARS HOLDS NO GRUDGES AGAINST K-FED: Britney Spears and her ex-husband Kevin Federline may be on good terms, despite their previous relationship. Photos surfaced yesterday (March 10th) of Brit and her boyfriend, David Lucado with Kevin's two-year-old daughter from his relationship with his current wife, Victoria. Brit was even spotted chatting it up with Victoria who is expecting her second child with K-Fed.