New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg presided over the lighting of a towering Norway Spruce in Rockefeller Center on Wednesday. The 12-ton tree will stay in place until early January.
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AMAs: Taylor Swift won artist of the year for the third time, the most times an artist has won the category. She also won favorite female pop/rock artist, female country artist, and country album.
Highest-paid musician? Madonna, by a wide margin. The second and third highest-paid musicians were Lady Gaga and Bon Jovi, respectively.
Why does Rob Ford continue to grab headlines, now delivering shock and awe not only to Torontonians and Canadians, but to bemused observers around the world?
Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, and other artists will perform at the AMAs on Nov. 24. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis secured the most nominations, with Justin Timberlake and Taylor Swift close behind.
Justin Bieber's antics in Brazil during his Latin American concert tour have provided great tabloid fodder, but left at least one 18-year-old enamored with Brazil fuming that Justin Bieber is squandering his Brazil trip.
Miranda Lambert secured the female vocalist of the year award at the Country Music Association Awards. Miranda Lambert won during a televised ceremony which aired on Nov. 6.
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