Did You Hear?
:: Crazy kids Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth (who, it should be noted, aren’t actually that crazy but instead seem like lovely, down-to-earth young adults) may have gotten married already over Christmas, according to some keen-eyed sleuths who noted that they appear to be wearing rings (!) that look like wedding rings (!!) in their holiday Instagram photo (!!!). [Popdust]
:: In light of soul singer Fontella Bass‘ passing yesterday, here are five of the best covers of her 1965 hit “Rescue Me.” Please note that there is a Pat Benatar version, so this is well worth a click. [Billboard]
:: Taylor Swift has dropped charges against the knife-wielding man who broke into her Nashville home because, apparently, the Swift camp doesn’t see the intruder as much of a threat, and also, probably, because she wants to write a song about him. [E! Online]
:: Brandy got engaged, y’all! According to her spokeswoman, Brandy is set to tie the knot with Ryan Press, an executive at Warner/Chappell Music. Brandy, in case you missed it, is copied by everyone. [Reuters]
:: It’s almost 2013, which means we’re long overdue for another crazy Britney Spears lawsuit — and lo and behold, Kevin Federline‘s brother Chris Federline is suing the pop star, claiming that he’s the father of her son Preston and she’s blackmailing him to keep quiet about stealing his credit card, or something. Whatever. We’re getting cheese fries. [MTV]