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Courtesy Republic RecordsThe Weeknd is being recognized by the Recording Industry Association of American for his multi-platinum achievements.

The singer has received two huge plaques commemorating his success. One recognizes The Weeknd for being the only artist to earn a 2X multi-platinum album in the last year that also includes four platinum or higher songs.

The album, of course, is Starboy.  The title track went platinum five times, “I Feel It Coming” went double platinum, and “Party Monster” and “Reminder” both went platinum.

The Weeknd also received a plaque for scoring 11 platinum or multi-platinum certified songs during the past five years.

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ABC/Randy HolmesJohn Mayer is celebrating his big birthday with a Big Lebowski-themed gift to himself.

The singer, who turns 40 Monday, got himself a diamond-encrusted necklace with a pendant in the likeness of The Dude, Jeff Bridges’ character in The Big Lebowski. He posted a photo of his new bling on Instagram.

“If you’re asking me if I had [jeweler Ben Baller] make me a diamond encrusted chain bearing a likeness of The Dude for my 40th birthday, then I guess my answer would have to be you’re damn right I did,” he writes. “Anxiety and worry is canceled this week.”

The jeweler posted his own photos of his handiwork, showing off the back of the pendant which is engraved with The Dude’s famous quote, “Yah, well, that’s just like, your opinion, man.”

Ben Baller writes to John, “Thank you for trusting me and letting me do my thing for your big bday gift. This is Top 3 career piece for me out of over 600 custom made pieces in a 12 year span.”

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Mert & MarcusTaylor Swift was seen in London over the weekend filming a new music video, and according to one British paper, the entire thing is a travelogue of her relationship with her boyfriend, British actor Joe Alwyn.

The Telegraph reports that Taylor filmed scenes for the clip in a North London kebab shop, in a black taxi, on an iconic red London bus driving around Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square, and in Joe's local pub.  Taylor also rod a bicycle across the British capital's Millennium Bridge.

"The video shows Taylor on a night out. All of the locations are places she has been to with Joe," a source tells the Telegraph. "She has spent months quietly going under the radar in London this year and has been out a lot more than anybody realizes."

While in London, Taylor also apparently held a listening party for her new album, Reputation, for a small number of hand-picked fans. They've all been sworn to secrecy, but many raved about the new music, and showed off their special souvenirs: snake-shaped key chains with "London" engraved on the back.

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ABC/Lou RoccoAppearing Monday on ABC's Good Morning America, Pink said that her latest hit, "What About Us," is about "how government has failed us" -- but that doesn't mean she's given up hope.

Pink's new album is called Beautiful Trauma.  "Honestly, life is really traumatic no matter who you are -- for some more than others," she explained.  "But I try to hold onto the idea that there's a lot of beautiful people in the world that want great things for others."

"There's joy to be had, still, and I have to hold on to that," she added.

According to Pink, another thing that's both beautiful and traumatic is the prospect of going on tour next year with her two young children: six-year-old Willow, and baby Jameson.

"It's insane," she laughs. "My dressing room looks a lot different now, there's lots of cuddly, plush, shaggy things, but it's really fun, it's beautiful. There's beautiful moments. There's hard times and there's beautiful moments. You have to get really creative on what can be done inside of a hotel room in the winter!"

During her GMA appearance, Pink also discussed her tendency to over-share when it comes to her personal life.

"I don't know how to be any other way," she said about her candidness. "Sometimes I hear back the things I've said and I'm like 'Oooh...Wow, that's a lot!'"

One of the things Pink has been very honest about over the years is her marriage to Carey Hart.  So what does he think about the things she says about him?

"He's used to it," she laughs. "He has really thick skin and a really good sense of humor but I think a lot of the time, he's not actually listening!"

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Getty Images via ABCRihanna is getting a street named after her, right in her childhood neighborhood of Bridgetown, Barbados. 

Local Barbadian newspaper Nation News reports the singer and Fenty Beauty cosmetics mogul will be honored on Barbados' Independence Day, Thursday, November 30, when Westbury New Road will be changed to Rihanna Drive. 

RiRi grew up on Westbury New Road in the St. Michael parish of Bridgetown.  

The new street name will be revealed by Prime Minister Freundel Stuart and Rihanna at a two-hour event. 

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RJ ShaughnessyTired of the same old Christmas tunes? Sia is ready to jazz up your Christmas playlist with a collection of 10 original holiday songs.

Her first-ever holiday album, Everyday Is Christmas, will be released November 17. The album’s cover features Sia’s frequent music video collaborator, Maddie Ziegler, making a silly face while sporting a curly red and green wig topped with a big Christmas bow.

The lead track is titled “Santa’s Coming for Us.” The album also includes the festive tunes “Candy Cane Lane,” “Ho Ho Ho,” and “Puppies Are Forever,” and ballads like “Underneath the Christmas Lights,” “Snowman,” and “Snowflake.”

You can pre-order Everyday Is Christmas starting October 30.

Here's the track list:

"Santa's Coming For Us"
"Candy Cane Lane"
"Snowman"
"Snowflake"  
"Ho Ho Ho"
"Puppies Are Forever"
"Sunshine"
"Underneath the Mistletoe"
"Everyday is Christmas"
"Underneath the Christmas Lights"

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Dana Edelson/NBCMiley Cyrus is heading back to Saturday Night Live.

The singer will be the musical guest on November 4, while Larry David will host. It will mark her fourth appearance on the show.

Miley first hosted SNL in 2011, then pulled double-duty as both host and musical guest in 2013 and 2015.

So far, this season of SNL has included performances by Jay-Z, Sam Smith and Pink.

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performing on @nbcsnl November 4th!! pic.twitter.com/mg63ZdjaBM

— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) October 15, 2017

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Trae Patton/NBCOn tonight’s episode of The Voice, Adam Levine enlists Joe Jonas -- who got engaged over the weekend to Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner -- as his team’s adviser. He says working with the DNCE frontman was “a blast.”

“He’s awesome, man, and I love his new band,” Adam says of Joe. “He’s just a cool dude. I’ve just kind of known him kind of an acquaintance, but I’ve always known I have a lot in common with him.”

Joe says his admiration of Adam made him want to be an adviser on The Voice.

“I have a lot respect for Adam and his music career and watching the show and seeing how he gives advice, the singers he picks, it’s kind of been right down my alley,” he says. “I think I can give a lot to advising.”

He adds, “I can sit there with these young hopeful singers, some of which probably a little older than me, that have been doing this for a while and maybe that haven’t gotten the right advice or the right shot. And if I can help in any way, it’s an honor."

According to Adam, Joe’s experience in the business combined with his young age really benefited him as an adviser.

“He’s great and was giving the kids great advice and everyone was really stoked to see him,” Adam says. “It was a blast.”

The Voice airs tonight at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.

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Greg WilliamsLooks like Ed Sheeran is on the DL.

He posted a photo of himself on Instagram with one arm in a cast and the other in a sling. He wrote, "I've had a bit of a bicycle accident and I’m currently waiting on some medical advice, which may affect some of my upcoming shows. Please stay tuned for further news. Ed x."

Ed was due to resume his world tour in Taipei next week and has 14 more dates scheduled for this year, including shows in Japan, South Korea and Thailand.

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Maroon 5 has won three American Music Awards in their career, and they've just picked up another nomination.  Their hit "Don't Wanna Know," which they recorded with Kendrick Lamar, has earned them a nod for Collaboration of the Year.  Maroon 5 guitarist James Valentine says that he thinks Kendrick, and not them, is the reason why they got the nod.

"It's awesome, it's always an honor to be nominated," James tells ABC Radio. "It's one of those cliches that absolutely true. And it's really cool that this song, and this collaboration with Kendrick got nominated."

He laughs, "I mean, he's the greatest rapper on the planet right now and I think we're very lucky to ride on his coattails and get this nomination!"

While "Don't Wanna Know" was a top-10 hit, Maroon 5's competition in the Collaboration of the Year category is made up of former number ones: "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber;  "Closer" by The Chainsmokers and Halsey; "Starboy," by the Weeknd and Daft Punk; and "I'm the One" by DJ Khaled, Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper, Quavo and Lil Wayne. James says he's a particular fan of one of those competitors.

"I love The Weeknd and I love his whole record," he tells ABC Radio. "And I think he's got an amazing voice and he's a really talented writer as well. So it'll be interesting to see what happens -- you never know with these things!"

"Don't Wanna Know" appears on the deluxe edition of Maroon 5's new album Red Pill Blues, which is coming out November 3. 

The American Music Awards air Sunday, November 19, and will air live at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on ABC.

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Sølve SundsbøBeautiful Trauma is the name of Pink’s new album, but it could also easily be used to describe some marriages. In a new interview with U.K.’s The Guardian, the singer gets candid about the ups and downs of her 11-year marriage to Carey Hart.

“There are moments where I look at [Hart] and he is the most thoughtful, logical, constant … he’s like a rock,” she says. “He’s a good man. He’s a good dad. He’s just the kind of dad I thought he’d be and then some.”

She adds, “And then I’ll look at him and go: I’ve never liked you. There’s nothing I like about you. We have nothing in common. I don’t like any of the s*** you like. I don’t ever wanna see you again.”

Pink admits these feeling will go back and forth.  “Then you’ll go through times when you haven’t had sex in a year,” she says. “Is this bed death? Is this the end of it? Do I want him? Does he want me?”

She concludes, “Monogamy is work! But you do the work and it’s good again.”

Earlier this year, Pink admitted that she and Carey had taken two “breaks” during their relationship. They have two children together, six-year-old Willow and nine-month-old Jameson.

Pink’s Beautiful Trauma album was released Friday.

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Gotham/GC ImagesJoe Jonas has been linked to quite a number of female stars over the years, but he's now ready to settle down with the First Lady of House Stark.  He and Game of Thrones stars Sophie Turner -- who plays Sansa Stark -- are engaged.

Turner revealed the news on her Instagram over the weekend, posting a photo of her hand on top of Joe's -- she's wearing a diamond engagement ring.  The caption reads, "I said yes."

Joe posted the same photo, with the caption, "She said yes."

Joe's brother Nick Jonas tweeted the same photo, along with his best wishes: "Ahh! Congratulations to my brother... and sister in law to be on your engagement. I love you both so much."

Joe and Sophie started dating in late 2016.  In the past, he's been linked to Demi Lovato, Taylor Swift, Gigi Hadid, Ashley Greene, Camilla Belle and a number of other notable females.

Ahh! Congratulations to my brother... and sister in law to be on your engagement. I love you both so much. @joejonas @SophieT pic.twitter.com/H3ZS3v38xW

— Nick Jonas (@nickjonas) October 15, 2017

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ABC/Richard HarbaughA Great Big World has released their optimistic new tune, "Life Is Good," off the The Star soundtrack.

Ian Axel and Chad King trade verses on the upbeat, piano-driven track from the Christmas-themed animated flick.

“It’s time to celebrate/I think we got a miracle/Straight from the heavens/It’s the start of something beautiful/The rain was pouring, now I see the sunshine/Don’t have to worry about a thing here on cloud nine/Life is good,” they sing.

You can receive the song as an instant grat track when you pre-order the album now. The second instant grat track, Fifth Harmony's “Can You See,” will be released October 17.

The track list also includes Mariah Carey performing the film’s title track, as well as new songs by Zara Larsson and country singer Kelsea Ballerini.

The Star soundtrack comes out October 27, while the animated movie opens November 17.

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RCA RecordsGet your headphones ready. WALK THE MOON has a new track you’ll want to hear, appropriately titled “Headphones.”

On the quirky, high-energy track, lead singer Nick Petricca proclaims, “I can take a beating like a good pair of headphones.”

Petricca previously told Rolling Stone it was the “very first song” the band wrote for their new album, What If Nothing. “It just came out of us, this angry-boy energy," he said.

What If Nothing will be released November 10. “Headphones,” along with their single “One Foot,” will be available as instant grat tracks when you pre-order the album now.

The band kicks off their Press Restart tour on November 19 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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ABC/Fred LeeLady Gaga is on the mend.

The singer has rescheduled the European tour dates she had to cancel due to her ongoing health issues. She also posted some Instagram photos to show fans how she’s recovering.

In one photo, in which she stands before an audio mixing board in a recording studio, she writes, “Nothing like studio therapy…Had so much fun in the studio. Made me feel like a star like the ones in the sky, you know..the real kind.”

She captioned another photo, in which she stands outside of what appears to be a shop or restaurant entrance, “Tough girl on the mend.”

Gaga postponed the European leg of her Joanne tour last month after unspecified  “severe physical pain” impacted her ability to perform.

The rescheduled European dates begin January 14 in Barcelona, Spain and wrap February 23 in Berlin, Germany.

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Ryan Aylsworth/RCA RecordsNot only is Pink’s new album, Beautiful Trauma, out today, but the singer has also released a metaphorical new dance video to go along with the title track.

In the video, which doesn't feature Pink, a gorgeous retro-style dancer performs with a group of male boxers both in and out of a boxing ring. She's the “beautiful,” they're the “trauma.” Get it?  

The routine was directed and choreographed by Nick Florez and RJ Durell.

Pink will be performing on Saturday Night Live this weekend, and will appear on Good Morning America Monday morning.

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Ruven AfanadorSam Smith won't perform in Australia until January, but he's already donated part of the profits from his concert Down Under to a cause he feels strongly about: marriage equality.

Australia is in the middle of a mail-in vote to legalize same-sex marriage, and the Australian Marriage Equality campaign tells the Sydney Morning Herald that Sam made his donation ahead of time because he'd like them to get an extra boost in its last few weeks.  The results of the vote will be revealed November 15.

"Sam knows all too well about the challenges faced by LGBTI Australians and his generosity towards them will help us achieve fairness and equality for all," said the co-chair of Australian Marriage Equality. "Sam doesn't need to do this. He isn't Australian but he understands what it feels like to be in a relationship that isn't considered equal."

The rest of the money from Sam's January performance at the Sydney Opera House will be donated to organizations that support young gay, lesbian, bisexual and gender diverse youth.  Tickets go on sale Monday.

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Andrew Lipovsky/NBCPink stopped by The Tonight Show, on Thursday to talk about her seventh album, Beautiful Trauma, her upcoming tour and her appearance on this weekend's edition of Saturday Night Live. She also revealed that her 10-month old son Jameson is not a fan of her music.

The 38-year-old singer -- who also has a six-year-old daughter named Willow -- told host Jimmy Fallon that her son will only allow her sing "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" -- on one condition:

"Well, it's repetitive, so I have to keep [singing the song in a higher pitch each time] and get as high as I possibly can," she says. "And then it's over, and then he cries."

Earlier, Pink lent her voice to some of host Fallon's #FallSongs.

Fallon's weekly "Tonight Show Hashtags" usually features him reading his favorite viewer tweets with a hashtag he's chosen, but this time, Pink sang them, backed by Jimmy's house band, The Roots.

Here are a few examples:

To the tune of Alanis Morissette's "You Oughta Know" she sang "Fall is here/To remind you/Of the allergies you thought went away/Fall don't care/If it's colder/Cuz you've got to breathe that autumn air/Ahh-ahh choo/Blow your nose."

Eurythmics' 1983 hit, "Sweet Dreams, became "Big trees are made of leaves/Who am I to disagree/I travel the world for the pumpkin seeds/Everybody's waiting for Santa."

Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" now went, "Lil witch/You can't trick me if you wanted to/These expensive, these is orange bottoms/These is pumpkin shoes."

Pink's Beautiful Trauma is available now.

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ABC/Paula LoboIt's been a big week for Halsey: She performed on ABC's Good Morning America, was nominated for two American Music Awards and Saturday, she plays her home state of New Jersey on her tour in support of her #1 album hopeless fountain kingdom.  Halsey says the trek's been "outrageous, and kind of unbelievable," but challenging, too.

"The most important thing for me has been maintaining the intimacy of it, which is...difficult when you're in an arena," Halsey says. "I have people that are hundreds of feet away from me. How do I make them feel like I'm engaging with them directly?"

Her solution? A stage that allows her to pop up in different places. "I'm doing a lot of running, but it's really rewarding, 'cause I'm getting to hug a lot of fans and see a lot of people face-to-face, and maintain that bond," she says.

Halse's a role model for her fans: she thrives in an industry which doesn't always treat young women very well. Her advice for girls who want to follow in her footsteps?  Don't let anyone define you.

"As a woman...people will always expect you to be one thing," she cautions. "The 'good girl.' The 'good-girl-gone-bad.' 'America's sweetheart.' People love to pigeonhole you. Especially in media."

That's why Halsey says she had to explain why to fans how she can be on the cover of Playboy, and speak at a Planned Parenthood event.

"It's because I'm multiple things," she explains. "I'm a performer, but I'm also a sexually active young adult...and someone who suffers from a reproductive illness. I am all these different things, and I can speak on all of them."

"That's the most important thing for a young woman to remember," she adds. "Never let anyone make you be one thing." 

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ABC/Paula LoboWhat could be better than getting a personal acoustic serenade from Ed Sheeran? Getting a personal acoustic serenade from Ed Sheeran...with pizza.

Ed has teamed up with the fundraising site Omaze and the AIDS charity (RED) to offer fans the chance to win a backstage pizza party with him in Los Angeles on December 1. He’ll sing the lucky winner a love song, then they’ll share some slices, drink some Coca-Cola and probably snap some selfies.

“We're gonna share two of the most emotional experiences that the world has to offer: a private acoustic performance of a love song and pizza,” Ed says in a video announcing the opportunity.

The clip also featured Ed playing a game where he tries to tell the difference between love song lyrics and pizza reviews.

To enter to win, all you have to do is make a donation through Omaze.com/Ed. Proceeds go to the Global Fund, which helps provide life-saving medication to moms and their babies affected by HIV/AIDS. Coca-Cola will match every dollar up to $2 million.  The more money you donate, the more chances you get to win.

Five winners will be chosen. The grand prize includes round-trip flights to Los Angeles and hotel accommodations.

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