a normal life before he was discovered on YouTube by his manager -- Scooter Braun in 2008. The singer's
mother -- Pattie Mallette has
opened up about his upbringing. Pattie explained that he has his whole
childhood where they were just together and he didn't start his other crazy
life until he was a teenager. She said, "We really bonded through just
being together. I was on government assistance, working two jobs just to try to
put food on the table, and really struggling through to make it. I just did
whatever I could do to be the best mom I could be."
Conan O'Brien joked
about Justin Bieber’s girlfriend Selena
Gomez. Conan made a joke about Justin disrespecting the photo of Bill Clinton. He said, "Justin
Bieber apologized to President Clinton for what he did to his photo. In return,
Clinton apologized for what he did to a photo of Selena Gomez." Justin
reportedly responded, "What is a Conan?" The source continued,
"Justin doesn't care because he thinks nobody watches or cares about Conan
O'Brien," our source reveals. "He isn't going to give him the time of
day to make his comments mean anything. People make fun of Justin all the time.
He isn't taking it to heart."
Beyonce may have scrapped
her entire album? According to The UK Sun, producer Diplo said that Bey's fifth album was
scrapped. He told the newspaper, "I just did two songs for her new album,
well, I tried. I think she scrapped the record." There has been no official
word from Beyonce's peeps on if she has in fact shelved her new album.
Rihanna over Chris Brown and Drake already? According to Radar
Online, the singer was reportedly "dancing and having fun" with
the Pussycat Doll's lead Nicole
Scherzinger's ex, Lewis Hamilton
on Thursday Rihanna arrived at
the Monaco nightclub Jimmy'z Monte Carol at 3 a.m. that night and apparently
headed straight for Lewis' table. The club's DJ -- Or'elle told the site, "Rihanna requested that I play only
hip-hop, and she and Lewis were drinking, dancing and having fun. He came with
his friends but when she arrived they were together. Rihanna stayed about an
hour and a half with Lewis. By 5 a.m. she was gone from the club."
is in the hot seat over his new single. The singer has been threatened
with legal action over "Take Back the Night." He released the
teaser for the song on Wednesday (July 10th) and although the clip appeared to
be a hit, the sexual assault awareness organization -which has the same name as
the record, is not pleased about the song's title. The Executive Director of
the Foundation Katherine Koestner,
told the site that JT used their name without asking and has already received a
letter from the group's lawyer. The exec said "Everyone at Take Back the
Night is really shocked, because normally, we get asked when people want to use
the name. Normally entities as large as Justin Timberlake do very kind and
thoughtful things to support our cause."
Ke$ha is one of
those girls who loves Beyonce.
The singer has revealed that her
performance at the Yahoo! Wireless festival was inspired by Bey. She told MTV, "I've been taking notes
from like Beyonce by watching Beyonce. I'm going to be shaking my as*."
Meanwhile, Ke$ha was at a loss for words during a radio interview last week
after revealing that she has a thing for Harry Styles of One
Direction. She said, "He has a good mouth. It's true! I'm not
trying to be a weird pervert! Yeah, he's cute. I don't really know him, like
the ins and outs of Harry Styles ...
announced that she will be releasing a new single on August 19th and that her upcoming
album and phone app ARTPOP will be available on November 11th.
Demi Lovato went
on a Twitter rant on Friday morning. where she addressed her lack of
privacy. She said, "Completely and utterly disgusted at the absolute lack
of any privacy or respect whatsoever in this world today. None. So
disappointed. Artists don't owe anyone ANYTHING. We choose to be open and
honest in our music with others... Yet this is how we are thanked?" The
singer added, "The entitlement that society has today over the lives of
artists today is absolutely PATHETIC. I don't do this for money. In fact, I'd
give back all the money in the world I've ever made if I could buy my privacy
Posted on Monday, July 15, 2013 at 10:05:24 AM