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Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift lead 2019 MTV VMAs noms

MTV revealed the nominations list for the 2019 Video Music Awards on Tuesday, with Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift leading the pack. The two pop stars received 10 nominations each, going head-to-head in categories including “Video of the Year,” “Song of the Year” and “Best Pop” with the singles “thank u, next” and “You Need […]

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Selena Gomez Jets to Italy for Birthday Getaway with Her Grandparents — See Her Vacation Style

Selena Gomez is celebrating another year around the sun in Italy. After serving as maid of honor for her cousin Priscilla DeLeon last week at her wedding in Texas, the “Back to You” singer jetted to Italy with her loved ones — including her grandparents — for a birthday getaway. Photographed in Rome wearing a […]

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Nas’ ‘The Lost Tapes II’ Is a Grab Bag Set That Shows Every Side of the Iconic Rapper

Nas, a rap great by any measure, has released four studio albums in the last 12 years — all ambitious, all restless, all with their own cohesive artistic thread. And despite none of them being as groundbreaking as his storied 1994 debut Illmatic or as narrative-grabbing as his 2001 return to form, every one of […]