A Newsdump for 6 January 2012: From Rihanna’s sales being a bit berserk to Bieber’s leg artwork
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Jan 06 2012, 09:21
Rihanna has broken the record for most digital downloads in US history, with sales of over 47 million. Black Eyed Peas are in second place, while Lady Gaga is fourth. (That Grape Juice)
Wiz Khalifa is being sued by rapper Max Warren for $2.3 million as he reckons the Stargate-produced ‘Black And Yellow’ plagiarised his song ‘Pink And Yellow’. (Billboard) Perhaps Chris Martin launch half a lawsuit.
Demi Lovato is “eyeing” a collaboration with ‘Just Don’t Give A Fuck’ hitmaker Eminem. (Ace Showbiz)
In ‘reliving ten-year-old wounds’ news, Simon Cowell can’t over the fact Will Young beat Gareth Gates in the final of Pop Idol 2002 and still doesn’t like him. (Metro) This ‘revelation’ comes out in The Talent Show Story, which begins on ITV1 tomorrow night.
The rumours that Kelly Clarkson’s Twitter-endorsement of Republican candidate Ron Paul led to a sales increase have been proved false, as her album sales have in fact dropped. (Hollywood Reporter)
BONJOUR! If the past two months without Frankie Cocozza on TV has been too much, fear not: the 18-year old has entered Celebrity Big Brother, alongside former Christina Milian-collaborator Romeo ‘It’s All Gravy’ Dunn. (Daily Mail)
Michael Jackson’s children are going to use his shoes and gloves to create “handprint and footprint impressions” in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theatre later this month. (CNN)
Ke$ha claims to have “about 500″ resolutions for 2012. (Twitter) Hopefully ‘just get on with it’ is one of them.
Tinie Tempah is finding the property market a bit too much to take at the moment. (Contactmusic)
And finally, Justin Bieber has ‘adorned’ the back of his leg with a horrible tattoo of Jesus Christ. (E! Online) Jesus Christ.
THAT WAS some of THE NEWS.