Listen to Britney Spears sing without autotune
You're about to hear the real Britney Spears. Prepare yourself. A recording has surfaced of Spears singing "Alien" without the assistance of autotune. Now clearly, fans understand that there may be some discrepancy between what they hear on an album and what their favorite pop stars can deliver without studio production.
Watch: Fan recreates Britney Spears’ “Work Bitch” video, starring himself
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FTByHbjgz8k All Britney Spears fans dream of “partying in France” or dancing alongside the pop princess in one of her videos. One superfan, Gal Volinez, made this dream come true and took it a step further by actually replacing Spears in her "Work Bitch" video.
UPDATE: Charli XCX writing for Britney Spears’ upcoming full-length, cancels Denver show
By Laina Roberts Update: According to an AEG Live press release sent on Monday afternoon (Aug. 26), Charli XCX has canceled her Denver show at the Bluebird Theater on Sept.
MTV VMAs: The five best moments that have nothing to do with music or awards
Especially today when MTV does little other than serve as a megaphone for teen moms and teen wolfs and teen cribs, the channel’s annual Video Music Awards aren’t much more than a gossipy playground.
Barry Manilow talks about Bieber, Britney, his jingles and how people always come around to his songs
Barry Manilow turned 70 last month, but the tenacious singer-songwriter isn’t cutting back on his touring schedule because of his age. “I just miss home,” Manilow said over the phone from Los Angeles last week.
Why So Serious, Jonathan Larroquette and Seth Romatelli?
Comedy podcasts are as common as our Lord's image in potato chips and soapy windows these days -- if not more so, really -- and it's increasingly hard to stand out from the thousands of them choking the iTunes pipeline.
Britney Spears rumored to be fired from “X Factor”
Has Britney Spears succumbed to the title of "has-been" at the ripe age of 30? Rolling Stone reports — citing an unnamed Us Weekly "insider" — the once ubiquitous pop star will be pushed out of her judging spot on the American version of the "X Factor" after just one season.
YOLO! Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Rihanna dominate Twitter in 2012
By Allison Sylte Proving that hipsters don’t use Twitter nearly enough, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Rihanna and Britney Spears topped this year’s list of the “most-followed” accounts on the social network.
Britney Spears was making $800,000 per month even when not working, court records show
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears' self-styled manager took the stand in his defamation lawsuit against her parents Tuesday, claiming he acted to protect her from paparazzi and others during a critical period in her life.
I want my VMAs: A requiem for the heyday of the Video Music Awards (Pop & Circumstance)
I have a confession to make: I didn’t watch the VMAs this year. Yes, I have cable and yes, I’m on the Internet for nine hours a day, so I like to think I know what’s up.
Pop & Circumstance: “X Factor” nabs Britney Spears, Demi Lovato
Earlier this week, "Extra" confirmed that Britney Spears and Demi Lovato will join Simon Cowell as judges on the second season of "The X Factor," premiering this fall on Fox.
Pop & Circumstance: Nicki Minaj signs Pepsi deal; a look back at past pop stars and soda pop
As reported by Forbes, Nicki Minaj will become the new face of Pepsi within the next two months. The multi-million dollar commercial (a few seconds of which have already leaked) was filmed in Argentina last month.
Pop & Circumstance: Miley does Bob Dylan, and four more pop covers of classic songs
On Monday, Ellen DeGeneres tweeted "I love listening to Miley Cyrus sing. Her voice is incredible." After watching the YouTube clip from her show that day, I realized why Ellen got nearly 4,000 retweets -- Miley sounds good.
Pop & Circumstance: Jessica Simpson is pregnant, and nobody seems to care
The Simpson family never seems to have it easy, do they? After 12 years of patterned success and failures, this dysfunctional family still can't hide from the paparazzi blitz and barrage.
Feature: The 14 best photos from the 2011 VMAs featuring pregnant Beyonce, Lady Gaga in drag, Jersey Shore, more
This is your culture, America. It's not the Grammys. It's not the Oscars. It's sure as hell not the Golden Globes. It's the VMAs -- the product of the MTV generation -- the place where has-been stars grip and claw at the chance to regain any slither of relevance (Good Charlotte).
Don’t Push Play: “Till the World Ends,” earthquakes or not, we’re dancing
There were earthquakes in Colorado and Virginia on Tuesday. It got a lot of people talking again about end times, as they have been wont to do throughout history.
Pop & Circumstance: Hilary Duff is pregnant, no longer the “Lizzie McGuire” we remember
I've always had this unmistakable love and admiration for Hilary Duff. Me and Hil, we go way back -- to the third marking period of 7th grade, to be specific.
Pop & Circumstance: Does Britney Spears really “wanna go?”
Look Brit, you don't need to tell us. We think we understand what you're really trying to say here with your new single, "I Wanna Go." While the lyrics convey the desire to "be a little inappropriate" and "go all the way" and show "all the dirt running through through your mind," you've already done that.
Pop & Circumstance: Beyonce is still the “Girl” who runs the world
Who doesn't love girls? Whether you admire their beauty or intelligence, want to sleep with one or be one, you can't deny that women make up half the population.
Pop & Circumstance: S&M, so hot right now
When Rihanna asked her 4 million (plus) Twitter followers to weigh in on whom she should collaborate with next, the evil-intentioned legions screamed "BRITNEY" in all caps.
Pop & Circumstance: Under the Cover of Popness
P&C does its best to bring you the best in pop gossip and news every week. Today, we bring you a few of our favorite indie/pop crossovers in the form of cover songs.
Pop & Circumstance: Billy Ray and Miley fall into “The Parent Trap”
People are always trying to prove that "stars are just like us." They go grocery shopping. They get stuck in traffic. They have cavities.