Paula Abdul and James Corden Recreated the 'Opposites Attract' Video

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Selena Gomez Has Had It With Justin Bieber Questions

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(PacificCoastNews)The Selena Gomez publicity machine is in overdrive this week for the release of Stars Dance, the singer's most mature collection of songs to date. But there's at least one topic the performer is not up for discussing: Her very famous ex-boyfriend.Though Gomez touched on the relationship in a recent interview with Ryan Seacrest, explaining that she and the Canadian pop singer had indeed broken up, she has been consistently reticent about the relationship, often explaining...Read Full Story

The Best Music Videos Starring Cats

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(YouTube)For some reason neither Katy Perry nor Taylor Swift has gotten around to making a cat-themed music video, but thankfully there have been plenty of other artists holding it down for the kitties on MTV and, of course, the Internets. Like, for example..."Natural Thing," Nobody Beats the DrumAll you need for a decent music video is a handful of cats, a couple of dogs, a ferret, and a laser. Seriously. That's it."Red Lights," Holy F**kSomeone in Holy F**k wanted to pay homage to Toonces...Read Full Story

Paula Abdul is Launching Accessories with Avon

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(FameFlynet, PacificCoastNews)Pop legend and former American Idol judge Paula Abdul is fulfilling, what she says, a lifelong dream—she's designing a holiday accessories collection for Avon called "Forever Selected by Paula Abdul.""It's been my lifelong dream, seriously," Abdul said in a video. "I've got to tell you, it's one of those things, I put it out there, that, you know, I really really feel like I'm the girl for Avon. Because I've lived my life loving women, and supporting women, and...Read Full Story

Paula Abdul Fired from 'X Factor'

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Paula Abdul will not be returning to X Factor for its second season, Deadline reports. Abdul, along withher fellow judge Nicole Scherzinger and X Factor host Steve Jones, have all been fired from the reality singing competition by executive producer Simon Cowell.The firings of Steve Jones and Nicole Scherzinger are both no surprise, but the ousting of Cowell's longtime friend and fellow American Idol judge Paula Abdul is a pretty big shocker. Fox has confirmed the departures of Scherzinger...Read Full Story

Paula and Simon Battle Over 'X Factor' Auditions

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We're used to seeing Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell disagree, but usually Simon's the one saying no. On last night's episode of The X Factor, though, it was Paula who was feeling more inclined to give contestants the ol' heave ho. After an extended X Factor montage that had Paula and fellow judge Nicole Scherzinger saying no to a series of moderately talented ladies, the gloves really came off when 19-year-old Tiah Tolliver stepped onto the stage.While Simon thought that Tiah had "steel in her...Read Full Story

Will Paula Abdul Last on 'The X-Factor'?

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Paula Abdul and the premiere of The X-Factor were moving along smoothly, until out of nowhere, the judge stormed off the set in the middle of one of the night's stranger auditions. So what set the former American Idol judge off? Well, it wasn't bad vocal chords. Nor was it a lack of talent. No, it was nothing but a little striptease. The culprit? A 43-year-old named Geo Godley who stripped off his clothes in front of Abdul, the other hosts and a large TV audience. Abdul was so terrified by...Read Full Story

Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell Reunite for First Round of 'X Factor' Auditions

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Thanks to a last-minute legal deal, Paula Abdul was officially reunited with her fellow American Idol alum Simon Cowell on Sunday as the two jumped into the first round of auditions for the US version of The X Factor.Abdul will be one of four judges on the Cowell-produced show, which is already a big hit in the UK. Simon and Paula will be joined by fellow judges music producer L.A. Reid and British girl group singer Cheryl Cole, from Girls Aloud. Cowell had run into a few legal hurtles in...Read Full Story

Paula Abdul Arrives to Film 'X Factor' (Pictures)

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Rumors have been swirling for weeks about Paula Abdul signing on for Simon Cowell's latest venture, The X Factor, and today we got proof in the form of pictures! The former American Idol judge showed up on the first day of auditions and posed with fellow judge Simon Cowell.So, there you have it! Paula WILL be a judge on the US version of the TV talent show, along with Cowell, music exec LA Reid, and singer Cheryl Cole. All of them came to LA for the taping today.Also present were Nicole...Read Full Story

Meet the Official 'X Factor' Judges and Hosts

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Getty Images, Bauer GriffinThe X Factor is coming to the US -- and soon! Taping starts today in Los Angeles, and there have been some major updates this weekend about the judging panel and hosting duties. First: Nicole Scherzinger and British TV host Steve Jones will co-host the show, reports Us magazine. The former Pussycat Doll singer was rumored to be signed on for the spot weeks ago, but now Simon has confirmed the pair for the gig. "These two are going to be great together," Cowell...Read Full Story