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Jolie Takes Part in Live 8 Concerts

June 10, 2005 04:47:13 GMT

What a lavish person Angelina Jolie is that during her hectic schedules she eagerly sacrifices her time just to join the Live 8 concerts. Evenmore, what thrilled the concert organizer Sir Bob Geldof most is that the actress also agrees to campaign on his behalf to eliminate Third World debt and rewrite trade laws.

Talking about her joining up on the concert, an insider says "Angelina won't just be putting her name to Live 8, she's also agreed to sacrifice a considerable amount of time for us, which is pretty much unheard of for a Hollywood star. She's been talking for some time about taking a break from films and we're delighted to be the ones to benefit from it."
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Lopez Received a $1 Million Engagement Ring

June 10, 2005 04:33:47 GMT

Sunday, Latin superstar Jennifer Lopez celebrated her first ever one-year marriage with husband Marc Anthony. To celebrate the momentous event, Anthony has given the beauty a $1 million engagement ring.

A family friend says, "It sounds a little odd, but Marc and Jennifer were never really engaged - they just got married. So, to mark their first anniversary, Marc officially proposed, this time presenting Jennifer with an engagement ring from exclusive jeweler-to-the-stars Neil Lane. It's huge, and it sparkles beyond belief. Jennifer was very excited to get it."
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"Naughty Girl" Beyonce Owes Wilhelmina Models

June 10, 2005 04:11:51 GMT

Just like her song title, Beyonce Knowles maybe is a "Naughty Girl." It's not surprising then that a New York Supreme Court judge ruled her to owe Wilhelmina Models a hefty settlement stemming from her 2001 performance as a L'Oreal spokeswoman.

For their side, the agency claimed that Beyonce's contract with the related company came about as a result of the singer teaming up with Wilhelmina agents. However, Beyonce allegedly failed to grant the agency's efforts and neglected to pay the commission and service fee she owed.
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Gorillaz Leader Holds on Movie Hopes

June 10, 2005 03:54:32 GMT

The movie idea for British band Gorillaz got nixed because of creative differences with DreamWorks, yet the band frontman Damon Albarn insists to still considering a movie project for his side band, though it will, indeed, take time. Further he explains that Gorillaz maybe wasn't ready to make a film, but the idea is still in the works. Bringing the idea into life, Albarn claims it will be turned into the concept for the new Gorillaz album, "Demon Days."

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Hatcher Picks Glamour's Women of the Year Awards

June 10, 2005 03:30:35 GMT

Teri Hatcher is no longer a "Desperate Housewive" 'coz she's achieved British magazine Glamour's Women of the Year Awards for her talent to combine motherhood and a career, while looking glamorous at the same time. In addition, she is also named US TV Actress of the Year for her portrayal as single mother Susan Mayer in the hit show.

Accepting both awards in London on June 7, the actress commented "I flew in today from California. I'm red-eyed, tired and drunk...I hope I inspire women to believe just how much can change in just one year."
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Will Paris Go for "Big Brother"?

June 10, 2005 03:13:23 GMT

Socialite Paris Hilton has not yet agree to star in the German version of cult reality TV show "Big Brother." However, the show production company Endemol has already offered her more than $1.8 million to star in.

If later on Paris agrees to the deal, she will surely team up with a bizarre band of ex-strippers, beauty queens, a married couple and a virgin, who are all living under 24 hour scrutiny on the set.
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Free Tickets for the "Never Gone" Band Fans

June 10, 2005 02:43:50 GMT

It's been so long since Backstreet Boys held their last tour and now they're going to hit the road for one more time, mainly in support of "Never Gone," their first album in more than four years. The album itself due Tuesday, while the tour will be begun July 22 at the Sound Advice Amphitheater in West Palm Beach, Fla., and run through September 2 at the Clark County Amphitheater in Portland, Oregon.

In an attempt of promotion, the band is teaming with Clear Channel Music Group and AOL Music to offer fans two-for-one tickets. While the ticket offer applies only to the tour's Clear Channel venues and runs through June 24, starting from June 10, fans who visit http://www.aolcityguide.com and buy two reserved seats for the summer dates will get two free lawn or mezzanine seats to the same show. There won't be any facility fees or ticket surcharges for those lucky fans who get the free tickets.
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Carrie, American & Nashville Idol

June 10, 2005 02:30:36 GMT

Since she's been crowned the American Idol winner, Carrie Underwood has captured many people's attention. Even more, the newly-born singer is also becoming a Nashville idol.

Approvingly, Carrie is slated to perform on the first day of the Country Music Association's annual festival held Thursday. Commenting on her appearance on the event, she said "I'm from Oklahoma and grew up listening to country music. I think it's the most cheerful music."