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2009-05-05 11:22:00

Sony Music Becomes First Music Major To Provide Gracenote Lyrics Service Across Label Groups And Artist Websites Britney Spears, Ciara, John Legend, Kelly Clarkson And Michael Jackson Among First Official Artist Websites To Launch New Features NEW YORK, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Entertainment (SME) today announced a new initiative to add robust on-demand audio streaming and song lyrics features across its network of artist websites. Fans will now be able to listen to tracks from the...

2009-05-02 14:42:02

Singer-actress Jamie Lynn Spears's boyfriend, Casey Aldridge, is out of a Mississippi hospital after being injured in a truck accident, a family source says. An unidentified family source said Aldridge, 20, is doing well after suffering a head injury when he flipped his pick-up truck following a bachelor party celebration, People.com reported Saturday. Casey got home today, and he's doing really well, the source said of Aldridge's release from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in...

2009-04-29 15:00:00

New research is questioning the long-term success of Twitter, the latest social networking sensation used by celebrities ranging from Oprah Winfrey to Britney Spears, Reuters reported. More than 60 percent of Twitter users stopped using the free social networking site a month after joining, according to data from Nielsen Online, which measures Internet traffic. David Martin, Nielsen Online's vice president of primary research, said in a statement that Twitter's audience retention rate, or the...

2009-04-20 07:55:59

A woman who was arrested for allegedly trespassing on Britney Spears's California homestead says she is making a documentary about the singer. Spears has been out on tour and wasn't home when Miranda Tozier-Robbins, 26, was arrested on her property last week. She was issued a citation and released from police custody. Tozier-Robbins, a former American Idol hopeful, told E! News she is pursuing a career in paparazzi-like documentary filmmaking. The documentary is more or less just, (me) on...

2009-04-16 21:55:37

A 26-year-old woman clad in camouflage fatigues was arrested for allegedly trespassing on Britney Spears's property in California a published report said. Miranda Tozier-Robbins was toting a backpack and video camera when private security guards at the Calabasas, Calif., property spotted her allegedly peeping in the singer's windows Thursday morning, Usmagazine.com reported. Spears was performing on tour and was not at home at the time of the incident. Tozier-Robbins was asked to leave, but...

2009-04-09 12:00:00

U.S. pop star Britney Spears halted her concert at Vancouver's GM Place Wednesday night for half an hour because people were smoking near the stage. Some people were smoking near the stage and some of the performers took offense and walked off, Harvey Jones, vice president and general manager of arena operations for Canucks Sports and Entertainment, told The Province newspaper. This is the first time that's happened. Jones said audience members at the sold-out concert were reminded that the...

2009-04-01 08:00:00

AN INSIDE LOOK AT ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED AD CAMPAIGNS FROM CANDIE'S NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FOR ONLINE/PRINT MEDIA: Downloadable Video and Photos Available Starting Wednesday, April 1, 2009: http://www.dogmatic.com/MNR/britneyforcandies/ FOR TV MEDIA: Satellite Feed of B-Roll Package on Wednesday, April 1, 2009 Feed 1: 10:45AM-11:00AM, ET...

2009-04-01 07:30:00

NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON) announced today that its junior brand, Candie's, which is exclusively sold at Kohl's Department Stores (NYSE: KSS), has unveiled the creative for its spring 2009 print, online, outdoor and in-store marketing campaigns featuring internationally recognized and multi-platinum recording artist, Britney Spears. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090401/NY92422 ) In a first for the brand, the Britney...

2009-03-27 17:27:36

Some celebrities, including 50 Cent and Britney Spears, hire writers to tweet on Twitter for them, The New York Times said. Twitter is a blogging Web site that allows users to send messages of 140 characters or less. Many film, TV, music and sports stars, as well as politicians, use the medium to get in touch directly with their fans. Chris Romero, who goes by the name of Broadway and is the director of 50 Cent's Web empire, admitted he has tweeted messages on the rapper's behalf. He doesn't...

2009-03-13 21:20:38

Britney Spears is not dating her agent, Jason Trawick, despite reports that she is, a source close to the U.S. pop star told Usmagazine.com. They are absolutely, 100 percent not dating, the insider said. He is her agent, and that is it, the source added. They have never gone out on a date. ... He has been her agent for four years, and they are very close friends. He gets on with her family, but there is absolutely, categorically nothing romantic going on. Jason was on the road with Britney...

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