PSY, Rihanna, One Direction, Carly Rae Jepsen, and Bruno Mars were among the winners of this year’s NRJ Music Awards, which take place every January in Cannes, France!
The biggest winner of the night was PSY, bringing home the International Song of the Year and Music Video of the Year awards for his breakaway hit, “Gangnam Style!” He also received the NRJ award of honor!
Other familiar artists included Carly Rae Jepsen, who was awarded with International Breakthrough Of the Year, and Rihanna, who won the award for International Female Artist Of the Year!
Bruno Mars took home the title of International Male Artist of the Year, and my personal favorites, One Direction were dubbed as the International Group Of the Year!
We can finally purchase Taylor Swift’s perfume, Wonderstruck, and get one step closer to being just like our favorite country vixen. The sultry singer launched her perfume yesterday at Macy’s Herald Square in NYC.
So when was the last time T-swift got wonder-struck? She reveals that whenever she has surprise performers like Justin Bieber or Nicki Minaj, she is in a state of awe!
“Just having all of these amazing artists come up on stage and sing with me makes me wonderstruck,” she revealed.
Aww- we love how modest and down to earth the country sensation still is.
So what artist does she want to be wonderstuck by next? She reveals that it’s none other than singer Bruno Mars. “I’d love to sing with Bruno Mars because he has an incredible voice,” she told me.
The singer greeted fans and gave lots of hugs and autographs to the people who were anxiously waiting for the chance to buy her perfume.
“There are so many people here and so many people outside! I always wanted to have a fragrance ever since I started making music. I love how it has such an impact on people’s memories,” explained Taylor about her perfume.
Make sure your enter our Taylor Swift contest for a chance to win her fragrance!
While Bruno Mars isn’t actually in the new Twilight movie, his music is.
It was recently revealed that Bruno Mars’ song ‘It Will Rain‘ will be the “lead single” from ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1′ soundtrack. For all the fans who want to get a sneak peek of the song before they hear it in the actual movie, the song will be available on his website and on iTunes on Tuesday, September 27.
You might be wondering what other songs will be on the ‘Breaking Dawn’ soundtrack. The full track listing for the soundtrack will be unveiled to the public on Monday, September 26 on Twilight’s Facebook page and Twitter page and fans will be able to pre-order the full soundtrack the next day on the 27th.
We’re super excited to see what’s on this album since the previous albums have had such amazing music by bands such as Muse, Metric, Death Cab for Cutie, Paramore, and even a song by the vampire cutie Robert Pattinson.
Who do you think some of the other artists on the soundtrack will be?
The Video Music Awards, which will be held at the Nokia Theatre in LA, will have tons of performers including Adele, Lady Gaga, Chris Brown, Pitbull, Ne-Yo, Jessie J, and Bruno Mars.
Selena Gomez will also be hosting the VMA Pre-Show, showing us all the fashionable celebs on the black carpet.
Hunger Games fans, get stoked! At the MTV VMAs Jennifer Lawrence, who plays Katniss Everdeen, will introduce first footage from The Hunger Games, which is set to come out March 23, 2012. The Hunger Games is based on Suzanne Collins’ first book about the dystopian world of Panem and the “game” the Capitol forces them to play to show they’re in control.
Taylor Lautner, Joe Jonas, Nicki Minaj, and Drake are some of the presenters for the awards show that will air at 9 pm ET/PT.
Have you voted for your fav musicians yet?
Voting will continue through Sunday but make sure to get your vote in so your fav can win!
Sunday May 22nd is set to be a huge night in musical history- Billboard is hosting their first ever live awards show, and all of your favorite artists will bein attendance!
The ceremony, set to take a different course than most music based shows, will select the winners by level of fan interaction, chart performance, and social and streaming performance. The nominees will be filtered into 46 different categories- including the usual top album, song, and artist.
Justin Bieber came in the #3 spot with a whopping 11 nominees, and pop queen Rihanna is #1 with 18!
Tune in at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST on ABC to see who else made the cut, and remember to root for JB.