They are a few of the most popular singers in the music business, and now Taylor Swift, Miranda Lambert and Alicia Keys all scored a feature in the May 2013 issue of ELLE magazine.
While rocking sultry poses for the Doug Inglish and Carter Smith photo shoot, the singing trio opened up about everything from what really inspires Taylor’s breakup tunes to Miranda’s true inspiration.
“All these emotions, everything that’s said and all your experiences, that’s what inspires the first flicker of a song,” the “22″ songstress explained. “It’s hard being a human being.”
While discussing how she stays grounded in the spotlight, the “Over You” singer offered her own little advice. “My message is to be your own person, always – whether you’re a stay-at-home mom or a superstar… We all bring something different.”
In regards to her new album “Girl on Fire,” Alicia revealed, “There’s not one thing about ‘Girl on Fire’ that’s like any of my others. I’m in a totally new state of mind.”
“This album is like saying I am who I am, not who you want me to be,” she added.
For more on the Taylor, Miranda, and Alicia’s interview, visit ELLE magazine!
Debuting her new film in the Land Down Under, Katy Perry was busy rocking the pink carpet at the “Katy Perry: Part of Me” premiere in Sydney, Australia on Saturday (June 30).
The “Firework” songstress looked stunning in a knee length, strapless gold dress and heels as she posed for awaiting photographers before heading in for the exciting screening being shown at Event Cinemas.
Preparing for the fun night ahead, Katy took to her Twitter page just prior to showtime, writing, “AUSSIE AUSSIE AUSSIE, OI OI OI! Who’s coming down for AU pink carpet premiere 2NIGHT? PART OF ME in AU Cinemas July 2! ?#katyperry3daustralia.”
She later encouraged her Australian fans to check out her 3D cinema offering, tweeting, “Welp, that was heaps of fun! Thank for letting me come down under… u Aussies! Show your love July 2nd AUS! ?#KP3D.”
The pop sensation’s first film is a documentary which gives fans an on and off the stage look into Miss Perry’s life, with the July 5th release also including footage from the heartbreaking moments she went through during her divorce from now ex-husband, Russell Brand.
Grabbing a quick afternoon pick me up, Miley Cyrus was spotted picking up a coffee at a Starbucks near her home in Toluca Lake, CA on Monday (June 25).
The “Party in the USA” songstress looked fun for summer in a sheer green top, black denim short shorts and converse sneakers as she was seen chatting and laughing with a friend.
Meanwhile, a recent tweet from Miss Cyrus sprung wedding rumors thanks HollwoodLife jumping to conclusions with no confirmation to back their claims.
On Sunday, the 19-year-old posted a message reading, “Super lazy Sunday! Can’t wait for next week! It’ll be filled with happiness =],” which caused the webloid to report that she and her fiancé, Liam Hemsworth, may be saying “I do” in the very near future.
However, Hemsworth’s rep has since addressed the wild claim, saying, “Haven’t heard that,” adding that the Aussie actor is currently in New Orleans shooting for his upcoming “Empire State” and will only be “back in LA for a night next week to receive an award from Australians in Film on the 27th.”
A wedding date or other plans for the couple’s engagement have not yet been announced.
Gearing up for an outbound flight, Katy Perry was spotted at LAX International Airport yesterday (June 5).
The “Hot N Cold” songstress looked pretty serious as she walked through the terminal and arrived at the security checkpoint, hiding behind a pair of sunglasses.
In a recent interview video, Katy joked around about hooking up with gal pal Rihanna- when asked if they’d ever make music together, Perry declared, “No, but we’re going to have sex.”
Katy also said she doesn’t like to listen to her own music while getting freaky in the bedroom- “I’m not a narcissist! OK, I’m a narcissist, but that would be over the line. Having sex to your own song, that’s horrible. I’m a good Christian girl.”
It’s no secret that she’s one of the biggest names in entertainment, and now Jennifer Lopez has been officially recognized for her amazing success.
Forbes magazine has dubbed the “On the Floor” songstress as the World’s Most Powerful Celebrity, putting her ahead of some pretty impressive names.
Lopez’s multiple endorsement deals, merchandising portfolio, music, and television/movie career has garnered her a handsome $52 million salary.
The top ten most powerful celebrities according to Forbes are:
1. Jennifer Lopez
2. Oprah Winfrey
3. Justin Bieber
5. Lady Gaga
6. Britney Spears
7. Kim Kardashian
8. Katy Perry
9. Tom Cruise
10. Stephen Spielberg
Spending some of her very limited time off with a friend, Taylor Swift was spotted out shopping in Beverly Hills on Monday afternoon (April 23).
The “Fearless” songstress looked springtime chic in black Ray Ban sunglasses, a blue and white striped dress and her signature red lip as she strolled the ritzy California locale’s sidewalks in search of a few new additions to her wardrobe.
After her shopping day out, the busy country music superstar grabbed an afternoon pick me up while posting a picture of a delicious looking coffee drink with a caption reading, “Being the girl sitting alone in the cafe, taking a picture of her latte. If that’s a thing.”
In career news, the 2012 CMT Music Awards nominations were released today and, in true Taylor fashion, she’s not up for just one trophy, but three!
The 22-year-old has been nominated for Video of the Year and Collaborative Video of the Year for “Safe & Sound”, as well as Female Video of the Year for her song “Ours.”
If this awards show goes anything like previous events that Swift has been nominated, we’re quite certain that she’ll be walking away with a few new additions to her rapidly growing collection.