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Adele scoops Best Original Song Oscar

Adele scoops Best Original Song Oscar

Feb 24 2013, 11:40pm CST | by

Adele's 'Skyfall' won the award for Best Original Song at the Academy Awards. The 24-year-old British singer struggled to hold back tears as she accepted the gong with her co-writer Paul Epworth on...

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Adele scoops Best Original Song Oscar

Feb 24 2013, 11:40pm CST | by

Adele's 'Skyfall' won the award for Best Original Song at the Academy Awards.

The 24-year-old British singer struggled to hold back tears as she accepted the gong with her co-writer Paul Epworth on Sunday night (02.24.13).

The Grammy winner, who sang the James Bond theme at the prestigious ceremony earlier in the evening during a special tribute to the British spy franchise, marking her first live performance since giving birth to her son Angelo James in October, said: "Thank you so much. This is amazing."

Dressed in a floor-length, embellished black Jenny Packham gown, Adele also paid tribute to her management team.

She then became emotional and quickly thanked her charity worker beau, Simon Konecki, who was her date for the evening and gave her a quick kiss after her name was announced.

She said: "And my man, I love you baby."

Before leaving the stage, the outspoken singer gestured at the star-studded crowd and shouted: "You're all amazing as well."

Other nominees in the category included 'Before My Time' from 'Chasing Ice', 'Everybody Needs A Best Friend' from 'Ted', written by the Oscars host Seth MacFarlane, 'Pi's Lullaby' from 'Life of Pi' and 'Suddenly' from 'Les Miserable'.

Prior to performing at the event, Adele reportedly underwent special Chinese Qi Gong breathing therapy to help calm her nerves after it was recommended by fellow singer Robbie Williams' wife Ayda Field.

A source previously said: "Adele has suffered with terrible stage fright since she was 16, but now it's worse than ever.

"She knows all eyes are on her after almost a year out of the spotlight, so she needed something to help her with it.

"Ayda was the first person to tell Adele about Belly Breathing, and how it had helped Robbie overcome his performing anxiety in recent years."

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I-G-G-Y Becomes the 1st Rapper to have 3 songs in the BB Hot 100 as Black Widow enters the Top 10

Aug 20 2014 3:22pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

While 'Rude' rules for a sixth week, Grande and Azalea infuse the top 10 with three hits apiece, including new top 10s 'Break Free' and 'Black Widow'MAGIC!'s pop/reggae smash "Rude" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a sixth week, narrowly fending off Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass," which surges 4-2 and takes over atop the Streaming Songs chart. Plus, Ariana Grande's ...
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2 weeks ago

Lady Gaga’s Ice Bucket Challenge Video Is What Nightmares Are Made Of…

Aug 19 2014 5:58am CDT | Source: GossipGirls.com

Another day, another celeb trying to upstage everyone else in their Ice Bucket Challenge video. Lady Gaga is among the latest to attempt a unique pour, but instead of making a fun, upbeat vid to raise awareness and money for ALS research, Gaga had to go and be Gaga, creating an ultra odd–and frankly a little scary–performance piece. While some celebs decided to go completely naked for this challenge, LG went for more of a dominatrix look, wearing a studded cutout leotard as she ...
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2 weeks ago

Lady Gaga’s Ice Bucket Challenge Video Is What Nightmares Are Made Of…

Aug 19 2014 5:58am CDT | Source: GossipGirls.com

Another day, another celeb trying to upstage everyone else in their Ice Bucket Challenge video. Lady Gaga is among the latest to attempt a unique pour, but instead of making a fun, upbeat vid to raise awareness and money for ALS research, Gaga had to go and be Gaga, creating an ultra odd–and frankly a little scary–performance piece. While some celebs decided to go completely naked for this challenge, LG went for more of a dominatrix look, wearing a studded cuto ...
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2 weeks ago

Lady Gaga’s Ice Bucket Challenge Video Is What Nightmares Are Made Of…

Aug 19 2014 5:58am CDT | Source: GossipGirls.com

Another day, another celeb trying to upstage everyone else in their Ice Bucket Challenge video. Lady Gaga is among the latest to attempt a unique pour, but instead of making a fun, upbeat vid to raise awareness and money for ALS research, Gaga had to go and be Gaga, creating an ultra odd–and frankly a little scary–performance piece. While some celebs decided to go completely naked for this challenge, LG went for more of a dominatrix look, wearing a studded cutout l ...
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2 weeks ago

Lady Gaga’s Ice Bucket Challenge Video Is What Nightmares Are Made Of…

Aug 19 2014 5:58am CDT | Source: GossipGirls.com

Another day, another celeb trying to upstage everyone else in their Ice Bucket Challenge video. Lady Gaga is among the latest to attempt a unique pour, but instead of making a fun, upbeat vid to raise awareness and money for ALS research, Gaga had to go and be Gaga, creating an ultra odd–and frankly a little scary–performance piece. While some celebs decided to go completely naked for this challenge, LG went for m ...
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2 weeks ago

Lady Gaga Does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Aug 18 2014 12:37pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

You're on @JaredEng I do that shit everyday after show. #IceBucketChallenge #AintNoThang #IceMeBitch— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) August 18, 2014I pledge a $10,000 donation to ALS + I will also ice myself to spread the word. If 1 person is sick the whole world is. We are one body.— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) August 18, 2014On behalf of @BTWFoundation in support of ALS I'd like to nominate all lil' monsters. Please donate min $1 & ice ureself to spread the word!— Lady Gaga ...
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2 weeks ago

Lady Gaga Accepts Just Jared's Ice Bucket Challenge - Watch Video Now!

Aug 18 2014 8:50am CDT | Source: Just Jared

Check out Lady Gaga quietly sitting on a chair and throwing a bucket of ice over her head for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! The 28-year-old entertainer was nominated for the challenge by JustJared.com‘s Jared Eng! “You’re on @JaredEng I do that shit everyday after show #IceBucketChallenge #AintNoThang #IceMeBitch,” Gaga tweeted before taking on the challenge. “I pledge a $10,000 donation to ALS + I will also ice myself to spr ...
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4 weeks ago

azealia banks, we won't forget your name soon

Jul 30 2014 4:51pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

After riding the 212 hype to major label signing, before seemingly sitting in development limbo for two years, Azealia Banks was finally released from her contract with Universal earlier this month, freeing her to release the album we’ve all been waiting two years for. As she releases new single, Heavy Metal and Reflective, we look back to her interview in The Whatever The Weather Issue, No. 317, Pre-Spring 2012, where over an intimate meal, she explains her love of ...
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5 weeks ago

Adele’s 1-Year-Old Son Wins Major Damages From Paparazzi Photos

Jul 24 2014 11:04am CDT | Source: Wet Paint

Adele’s rolling in the dough. Well, actually, her toddler son is. Little Angelo, who is Adele’s son with boyfriend Simon Konecki, has won a five-figure damage settlement in a case against photo agency Corbis Images UK. The outlet snapped photos of, as Rolling Stone puts it, Angelo’s “milestone moments” in ...
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