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(Clearing More Space on Taylor Swift’s mantelpiece….) Platinum-selling Grammy winner Taylor Swift took home the Country Songwriter of the Year prize at the BMI Awards on Tuesday night, becoming the youngest person to win the coveted award. Swift, who turns 21 next month, won the songwriter award based on her tracks “Fifteen,” “White Horse,” “You […] Continue reading Taylor Swift BMI Country Songwriter Of The Year 2010

Scottish singer Susan Boyle is said to have left the ‘America’s Got Talent’ show in Los Angeles in tears after a songwriter refused to give her permission to sing one of his hit songs. Boyle, 49, had arrived at the show to perform the song “Perfect Day”, but sources revealed that when producers sought permission […] Continue reading Teary Boyle walks off ‘America’s Got Talent’ after being snubbed by songwriter

Singer/songwriter Shakira has been dancing to Arabic tunes when she was just four years old.
The ‘Hips don’t lie’ hitmaker reckons that she realised that she could do such hip movements before she could read or write properly.
“I was four when I realised I could do those hip movements,” the Sun quoted the Colombian charmer […] Continue reading Shakira started hip shaking when she was 4!

Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva have split, confirmed the singer/songwriter at a press conference in her native Russia.
Grigorieva was promoting an upcoming concert in Moscow on Monday when she broke the news that she and the ‘Braveheart’ star have parted ways.
“I can tell you that… we have split up, suddenly and recently. Unfortunately, I cannot […] Continue reading Oksana Grigorieva confirms split with Mel Gibson