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What Were The 25 Best Albums Of 2014?

December 22nd, 2014 11:00am EST
25 Best Albums Of 2014
Another year, another group of albums ranging from awesome to nothing short of horrid – blah! Although sales overall for 2014 have been at times as dreadful as a four-letter word, that doesn’t mean that there weren’t some awesome, truly dynamic albums to be found. The motto of 2014 definitely would have to be, “don’t judge an album by its sales.” Some truly terrific albums grace this list of the best albums of 2014.

1) Sam Smith, In The Lonely Hour

On his debut album In The Lonely Hour, Sam Smith shared with the world that a star was born – one transcendent of genre and otherwise. ...
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Anonymous Threatens To Release Iggy Azalea Sex Tape

December 22nd, 2014 9:44am EST
Anonymous Threatens To 'Burn' Iggy Azalea, Release Her Sex Tape
Iggy Azalea may want to hold off from going online for a while.

Anonymous, the hacker group known for attacks on the US Government, Israel and the Church of Scientology, has turned its sights on Azalea.

The Australian-born rapper had been feuding with fellow rapper Azealia Banks (presumably, over the correct spelling of "azalea"), when Anonymous blasted Azalea with a series of threats.

The threats, tweeted from account @TheAnonMessage (which was deleted shortly afterwards) read as follows.

"MESSAGE: @IGGYAZALEA, you have exactly 48 hours from now to release a statement apologizing to @A...
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D'Angelo Returns With An R&B Masterpiece

December 21st, 2014 7:15pm EST
DAngelo and the Vanguard
What is better than a surprise Christmas gift? The answer is nothing. For the music – even more specifically the R&B world – D’Angelo delivered the best, most surprising gift of the year, by way of Black Messiah. Black Messiah is D’Angelo’s third studio album, but more notable than that is the fact that it is his first in 14, nearly 15 years. Dropped in Beyoncé fashion, Black Messiah, much like Beyoncé was in December 2013, is nothing short of exceptional. If 2014 hadn’t experience a three-point jumper Black Messiah delivers the game winner.

Black Messiah opens drenched in soul from t...
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Elton And David Tie The Knot

December 21st, 2014 6:25pm EST
Elton John And David Furnish Tie The Knot On Ninth Anniversary O
Elton John and longtime partner David Furnish tied the knot on Sunday during an afternoon ceremony at their Windsor, England estate.

Elton posted several pictures from the couple's big day, one of them showing the two men signing the official paperwork.

"That's the legal bit done. Now on to the ceremony! Share the love," the singer wrote.

The couple began dating in 1993, and on Dec. 21, 2005 they became one of the first couples to officially enter into a civil partnership on the same day that England's Civil Partnership Act went into effect.

England legalized gay marriage earlier this y...
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Six Singles From Madonna's Upcoming 'Rebel Heart' Released After Leak

December 21st, 2014 11:08am EST
Madonna
Following the leak of several unfinished songs from Madonna's forthcoming 13th studio album, "Rebel Heart," last week, the singer has officially released six new tracks from the disc.

The Material Girl called the leak, which happened on Wednesday, "artistic rape" and "a form of terrorism," in a since removed post on her Instagram page.

Related: Madonna: Leak Of Unfinished Album Is 'Artistic Rape,' 'A Form Of Terrorism'

"I was hoping to release my new single 'Living For Love' on Valentine's Day with the rest of the album coming in the spring," she said in a statement. "I would prefer my f...
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Grammy Predictions: Who Wins In The Pop Categories?

December 21st, 2014 11:00am EST
The 57th Grammy Award Predictions: Who Wins In The Pop Categorie
The cream of the crop of the Grammy Awards resides in what’s known as the ‘big four’ – record of the year, album of the year, song of the year, and best new artist. As previously stated via Early Grammy Predictions: Who Wins Album, Record And Song Of The Year?, British pop/R&B newcomer Sam Smith was a heavy favorite. Of the genre-specific categories, arguably the most interesting is pop, namely four specific awards: Best pop solo performance, best pop/duo group performance, best traditional pop vocal album, and the coveted best pop vocal album. So, who wins in those standout pop categori...
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10 Emerging Stars That Grabbed Our Attention In 2014

December 20th, 2014 3:00pm EST
David Oyelowo
The sun may soon be setting on 2014, but for 10 entertainers—that made us sing, dance, cry and think in those 365 days—their celebrity status has rose. Below are stars we couldn’t help but take notice of in 2014 and are anxious to see what’s next for them in the New Year.

David Oyelowo- Breakout Actor

The British-bred actor was a scene stealer in Lee Daniel’s “The Butler” playing opposite Forrest Whittaker and Oprah Winfrey. Reteaming with the media mogul in “Selma,” the spotlight is mostly on him as he channels Martin Luther King Jr. and it’s not going unrecognized as he’s already nabbed...
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Charli XCX In A Black Leather Catsuit -- Hot Or Not?

December 19th, 2014 10:31pm EST
Charli XCX
Charli XCX rocked a leather catsuit at the 103.5 KISS FM Jingle Ball held at the Allstate Arena in Chicago on Thursday night.

The 22-year-old singer left little to the imagination in her skin-tight suit, showing some serious cleavage with a plunging neckline.

The British singer released her second studio album, "Sucker," on Tuesday. The album features her hit single "Boom Clap."

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J. Lo Rocks The Sexy Cleavage Look At The People Magazine Awards (Photos)

December 19th, 2014 3:04pm EST
Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez may be known for her sexy backside, but at Thursday night's People Magazine Awards in Beverly Hills she was all about cleavage.

J. Lo wore a sizzling Zuhair Murad jumpsuit with an deep plunging neckline, putting all the focus on her frontside for a change.

The actress recently spoke out about dating younger men, telling Self magazine that she has no qualms about age differences, but she's not a big fan of being called a 'cougar.'

Related: Hotness: Jennifer Lopez Scorches In A Nude Dress At The American Music Awards

"I've been through divorce. I've been cheated on, just li...
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Backstreet Boys Documentary Trailer Released (Watch)

December 18th, 2014 4:05pm EST
Backstreet Boys
The new documentary about The Backstreet Boys poses the question, "What do you do when you’re a full-grown man in a boy band?"

"From 1999 to about 2002, we were the biggest band in the world," said Brian Littrell in the new trailer for the documentary.

It was originally conceived as a way to record the band’s reunion, but soon turned into a story about the band's success as part of the Lou Pearlman-helmed boy band craze.

"Lou had seen the success of Boyz II Men, New Kids on the Block, and he was like, 'Well, I can do this. I can put together a group,'" BSB member A.J. McLean says in the...
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