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A lot occurred in that month that it would not be misplaced in 2020!


…and Katy Perry’s iconic bop “Teenage Dream” had been the No. 1 songs within the nation:

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Selena Gomez & the Scene launched their second album, A 12 months With out Rain, whereas Kendrick Lamar dropped his fourth mixtape, Overly Devoted:

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Linkin Park’s “The Catalyst” was the No. 1 different track within the nation:



Rihanna launched “Solely Lady (Within the World),” the primary single from her then-upcoming album, Loud

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…and she or he additionally launched the album cowl for Loud:

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The VMAs had been held on the Nokia Theatre in LA, and Chelsea Handler was the host:

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Taylor Swift carried out her latest track, “Harmless”:

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And Girl Gaga created one of the talked-about moments in VMA historical past when she wore the “meat gown”:

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Gaga additionally gained Video of the 12 months for “Unhealthy Romance,” and when receiving the Moonman for it, introduced that her subsequent album could be known as Born This Means — even singing a verse from the title monitor:

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Beyoncé joined Jay-Z on stage (at Yankee Stadium) throughout his and Eminem’s The House & House Tour:

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Stieg Larsson’s The Lady Who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest and Jonathan Franzen’s Freedom topped the New York Instances Finest Vendor record:

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Apple launched its second-generation Apple TV, which — other than being the primary to run on iOS — included Netflix built-in into it (unleashing the start of the streaming period):

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Apple additionally launched its sixth era of the iPod Nano, which appeared sorta like an Apple Watch:

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The New York Instances reported that every one these adverts on YouTube had been making the corporate some critical cash and that it might really make a revenue:

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H&M introduced that its subsequent designer collaboration could be with Lanvin:

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Madonna and her daughter, Lourdes Leon, formally launched their juniors clothes line, Materials Lady. And, in case you forgot, Taylor Momsen was the face of the road:

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After months of hypothesis, Kara DioGuardi introduced that she would now not be a choose on American Idol and that she could be leaving the present:

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And it was formally introduced that Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez could be the brand new judges on American Idol:

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Lindsay Lohan was booked in jail after she violated her probation by testing optimistic for a managed substance — after serving lower than a day, she was launched on bail. She would verify into rehab a couple of days later:

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Gloria Stuart (who performed previous Rose in Titanic) died at age 100:

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LFO’s Wealthy Cronin died at age 36, after having leukemia for a number of years:

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And Eddie Fisher died at age 82 from problems from hip surgical procedure. Whereas he was an enormous star within the 1950s, he’s in all probability most remembered immediately for being Carrie Fisher’s father and for leaving America’s sweetheart, Debbie Reynolds, for her BFF Elizabeth Taylor (who had been married to his BFF, Mike Todd — who tragically died in a aircraft crash):

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Seth Rogen introduced that he was engaged to his girlfriend of six years, Lauren Miller:

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Elisabeth Moss filed for divorce from Fred Armisen — the 2 had been married lower than a 12 months:

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Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem revealed that they had been anticipating their first baby:

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It was introduced that Darren Criss could be becoming a member of Glee as a collection common and that Gwyneth Paltrow would visitor star on it:

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Glee additionally aired its extremely anticipated Britney Spears–themed episode:

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Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox had a mini-Mates reunion on Courteney’s present, Cougar City:

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Mike & Molly and the reboot of Hawaii 5-0 had been among the many TV exhibits that made their debut that month:


As did $h*! My Dad Says, which, in case you forgot, was based mostly on a Twitter account:

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The cleaning soap opera Because the World Turns ended after being on the air for 54 years:



The Venice Movie Competition occurred — with Black Swan being the film that opened the pageant, and Sofia Coppola taking dwelling the Golden Lion for the Finest Movie In Competitors for her film, Someplace:

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It was introduced that Disney was making a live-action remake of Mulan and that Ziyi Zhang would play Mulan:

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Machete, Simple A, and The City had been among the many films launched into theaters:

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