SOMEONE GOES AROUND TOWN AS GAGA
Lady Gaga is in Australia for her Monster Ball tour, and someone took advantage of that fact to play a little trick on the public. According to www.PerezHilton.com, an imposter dressed up like the pop star and was actually able to fool quite a few people on the streets of Melbourne. Head to the gossip site now to see pictures of the fake Gaga strolling around Down Under.
CATCH MICHAEL FRANTI ON TOUR
Were you not able to see Michael Franti while he’s been out on the road with John Mayer? Well don’t worry if you missed him, because the Spearhead frontman will be heading out this summer for a series of headlining dates. Check out www.MichaelFranti.com now to see when the “Say Hey” singer will be heading to a town neat you.
BEYONCE IS NOT PREGNANT
While rumors broke out on Friday afternoon that Beyonce and Jay-Z were expecting their first child together, a rep from the singer’s camp says otherwise. Knowles’ publicist from her Sony record company stated that the report is simply “untrue,” adding that she is 100 percent not pregnant. There you have it!
IS BONO THE WORST INVESTOR IN AMERICA?
It seems Bono and his company, Elevation Partners, are not lucky in the world of investments. According to 24/7 Wall Street, the Irish singer is being described as the “worst investor in America.” With large investments in Palm, Forbes and Move.com, the site describes the famous singer’s company’s choices as “an unprecedented string of disastrous investments which even bad luck could not explain.” Seems that Bono should stick to the day job.
JORDIN SPARKS WANTS A NEW TATTOO
Jordin Sparks already has plenty of tattoos, but apparently she’s in the market for another. The former American Idol wrote on her Twitter account that she’s thinking about getting a new tat, and she wants her fans to help her out with ideas. Sparks wrote that she wants to get it on her foot. Send your ideas to Jordin at www.Twitter.com/TheRealJordin.
CHRISTINA DROPS "NOT MYSELF TONIGHT" SNIPPET
Christina Aguilera is creating a huge buzz by teasing her fans with her comeback single, “Not Myself Tonight.” The singer has just unleashed a 15-second preview of the lead offering from her forthcoming studio album, Bionic – which drops on June 8th. Fans will get to hear the song in its entirety on Tuesday at 6 PM Eastern via her official Web site.
The deadline to apply for this year’s GRAMMY Camp is on Wednesday, and it is something that high school students are sure to be interested in. The camp offers kids the chance to work with GRAMMY-winning and nominated artists, and wannabe campers can apply now at www.GRAMMYInTheSchools.com.
SAVE THE MUSIC WITH ED BEGLEY JR.
Ever wanted to hang out with Ed Begley, Jr.? Well now is your chance! You can win the opportunity to get flown out to Los Angeles to have lunch with Ed and his wife Rachelle, and all proceeds raised will help benefit the Vh1 Save The Music Foundation, which aims to support music education in public schools. Bid now at www.MyWorkButterfly.com.
DOES AMY WINEHOUSE WANT KIDS?
Is Amy Winehouse thinking about having kids? According to ContactMusic.com, the embattled singer’s dad Mitch thinks that Amy is getting geared up to do just that. The elder Winehouse said his daughter has “been talking about having a baby and is now at the age where she wants to have a baby,” but that he “can't see her settling down with 15 children just yet.”