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Iggy Azalea’s multiple chances

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at March 21, 2016 14:11:33 March 21, 2016 14:11:33

On October 22nd, 2015, a Jezebel headline asked the question: Will Iggy Azalea Ever Have a Good Rap Verse? On Friday, “Team” - the Iggy comeback single no one asked for- dropped and answered that question with a solid NOPE. I’m not going to rehash the fact that she’s an Australian whose given name is Amethyst Amelia Kelly (hilariously, the most privileged rich girl name of all time) who “raps” like a SNL character parodying a stereotypical black Southern American accent. Full Story

Friday, March 18, 2016

Dear Gossips,

Gwen Stefani’s new album, This Is What The Truth Feels Like, was released today. So far the reviews I’ve read have been OK. Like it doesn’t suck but it’s nothing remarkable. A few music-first outlets are positing  Read Full Intro

Rihanna’s fourth VOGUE

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 17, 2016 20:32:54 March 17, 2016 20:32:54

Rihanna covers the new issue of VOGUE. It’s her fourth time. She’s in Tom Ford. Tom Ford loves Rihanna. Anna Wintour loves Rihanna. Because, as we’ve seen over the years, if it’s any one celebrity superstar who understands style, who feels style, it’s Rihanna. Full Story

Nicki in Nylon

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 17, 2016 17:08:33 March 17, 2016 17:08:33

Nicki Minaj is the cover feature in the new issue of Nylon. I read the article this morning. It’s not the most insightful celebrity profile I’ve ever read, but there are some notable quotes. Nicki is promoting Barbershop: The Next Cut. She’s also been working on a television show based on her life. Full Story

Gwen’s “juicy” story…and her Misery

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 11, 2016 20:12:45 March 11, 2016 20:12:45
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Gwen Stefani’s new album, This Is What The Truth Feels Like, is out on March 18th. She’s been promoting it all over the place, including the New York Times. In a new interview with the publication, she talks about the experience of writing new music during her separation, and finding relief in the process while she was processing the end of the most significant relationship of her life. Full Story

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Monday, March 7, 2016

Dear Gossips,

Say you’re a parent participating in your kid’s school fundraiser. You might bake something? Organise the raffle tickets? Secure items for the silent auction? If you’re Beyoncé your contribution is a mini-concert.  Read Full Intro

I’m With The Band

Maria Posted by Maria at March 3, 2016 18:13:45 March 3, 2016 18:13:45
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Out of all of the excellent coverage Duana and Lainey put together for the Oscars – the dozens of posts and thousands of words – one really stuck out for me: Duana mentioned Dave Grohl! She gave him runner-up status for Mr. Congeniality (top spot went to Common, so I’m not mad). Full Story