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ABC/Heidi GutmanZedd spent Friday morning onstage in New York City's Central Park, rocking ABC's Good Morning America Summer Concert Series with his hits.  He was joined by Liam Payne, his collaborator on the new single "Get Low," and Alessia Cara, his duet partner on the smash hit "Stay."  After the show, Zedd told ABC Radio that the success of "Stay" has surprised him.

While Zedd has scored quite a few hits in the past few years, "Stay" has become his biggest single ever.  While he knew it was special, he said, "The fact that it became so big is crazy!"

"And also so fast," he added. "People latched onto it so quickly and they don't really seem to get tired of it.  It was on the radio at #1 for six weeks and it's still #2 for I dunno how many weeks. It's crazy!"

On a sad note, Zedd was among the many musicians -- from the fields of rock, rap, pop and dance -- who were shocked and upset by the death of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington, who took his own life this week at the age of 41.

"I was just with them not long time ago, we did a charity event together," Zedd told ABC Radio. "I've known the guitar player for a little while but I met Chester for the first time [there].  And I mean, I don't know what was going on, of course I don't know details but he seemed really happy at that moment."

"I'm friends with people they're friends with and then hearing something like that was really shocking," he added. "I didn't even know if it was true or not. And yeah, it's really tragic." 

Zedd will launch his Echo tour this September.

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Jordan GreenLouis Tomlinson's new duet with Bebe Rexha, “Back to You,” has officially arrived.

On the catchy pop jam, the two sing about a drama-filled relationship they just can’t seem to quit.

“You got me so addicted to the drama/I tell myself I’m done with wicked games/But then I get so numb without the laughter/That I forget about the pain,” they sing.

The chorus goes: “I love it/I hate it/And I can’t take it/But I keep on coming back to you.”

The track's video was also released Friday, featuring Louis and Bebe singing at different locations around Louis’ hometown of Doncaster, England, including alleyways, a pool hall, a diner and a soccer stadium. The two appear separately through most of the video before uniting on the soccer field.

Louis posted a note to his fans with the video: "I just wanted to write a quick note to say how happy I am to be releasing this for all of you!!  Your support is what gives me the confidence to do this!! Best team in the world!!"

During his One Direction hiatus, Louis collaborated with Steve Aoki on the track “Just Hold On.” "Back to You" marks his first solo venture.

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Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCMadonna's panties are still safe -- for now.

On Thursday, two days after the New York Supreme Court stopped an auction house from selling off some of Madonna's personal possessions, a judge ruled that the Court's temporary restraining order will stand until the next court date, September 6. 

The judge wants more details and plans to depose Madonna to get them. Until that date, Gotta Have It Collectibles is not allowed to sell or advertise the items online.

The items in question are a pair of worn panties, a used hairbrush with hair still in it, a letter that Madonna's former boyfriend, late rapper Tupac Shakur, wrote to her when he was in prison, and several other letters, including one in which she calls Whitney Houston and Sharon Stone "horribly mediocre."  They were part of more than 100 Madonna-related collectibles that Gotta Have It was going to sell on July 19.

The person selling the items, Darlene Lutz, is Madonna's former friend and personal assistant.  According to Rolling Stone, Lutz obtained the items in 1995 when she helped Madonna move. 

When the Queen of Pop found out about the auction, she wrote a letter to Lutz, accusing her of stealing her personal property -- not back in 1995, but now, because she allegedly refused to return them when Madonna asked for them back.

At the Thursday hearing, Rolling Stone reports that Madonna's defense attorney said the singer wasn't "aware" of the items in question until she saw the online auction, but, he said, "Just because she didn't know where the items were doesn't make them any less hers."

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Quincy Jones with Michael Jackson at the 1994 Grammy Awards (Chris Walter/WireImage)Quincy Jones took the stand Thursday in Los Angeles in his lawsuit against the Michael Jackson estate, and he made it clear straight away that he’s not taking legal action against the King of Pop.

"I'm not suing Michael," Jones said as he looked at the attorney for the estate, according to The Hollywood Reporter. "I'm suing y'all."

The producer of Jackson’s Thriller, Bad and Off the Wall albums says he’s owed $30 million in royalties from those releases and other music he recorded with Michael.

Jones claims his agreements with Jackson stipulate he would receive additional payment when those songs are used for films, such as the posthumous concert documentary This Is It. The estate attorneys argue Jones is only entitled to a percentage of record sales.

Estate attorney Howard Weitzman asked Jones if he should receive money from music licensed for new projects, even though the estate interpreted the contract to mean he was not entitled to licensing fees. Contract montract," Jones responded. "If we made the record, we deserve to get paid."

When asked why he didn't file his lawsuit while Jackson was alive, Jones said, "I cared more about him as a human being than about the money."

The estate previously offered Jones a settlement of between $2 million and $3 million before trial, which it what it believes Jones is owed.

Closing arguments in the case are scheduled for Monday morning.

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Columbia RecordsFollowing the release of their new single, "Rain," the Script have announced that their new album, Freedom Child, will be here September 1.  A U.S. tour will kick off September 28. If you pre-order the album now, you can get access to tickets Tuesday.

Speaking about the new album to Metro, lead singer Danny O'Donoghue said, "We took a year off, we all just chilled out for a while to soak in everything that’s going on, musically, culturally, politically, and I think that shows in the music.

Danny tells Newsweek that the title of Freedom Child came from their guitarist Mark Sheehan's seven-year-old, who asked him, "Dad, what's terrorism?"  Says Danny, "That’s not an...easy thing to answer, no matter how old you are.”

The singer thinks the issue of terrorism hasn't "been reflected in pop culture at all," adding, "I think...we’re too busy trying to entertain people instead of going, ‘You know what, there’s something we need to talk about right now.’"

Mark tells Newsweek, "Musicians aren’t standing up enough. They did stand up together at the Ariana Grande concert…” to which Danny adds, "That’s the first show of support that musicians got behind. Where the hell is Bono? Where’s Jay-Z? Where’s Beyoncé?” 

“Nobody wants to chip in on a conversation about terrorism because they might be thought of next...This is before Ariana Grande put it under a magnifying glass," claims Danny. "You’d find it very hard to find artists to make a big stand if that hadn’t happened. It’s only when it’s on your doorstep.”

That's not to say that Freedom Child is all about current events.  There's at least one classic Script ballad on there -- "Arms Open" -- while the catchy single "Rain" is a club-ready breakup song.

Here are the Script's tour dates:

9/28 -- Mashantucket, CT, Foxwoods Resort Casino
9/29 -- New York, NY, Radio City Music Hall
9/30 -- Boston, MA, Orpheum Theatre
10/2 -- Washington, D.C., Lincoln Theatre
10/3 -- Charlotte, N.C., The Fillmore
10/4 -- Philadelphia, PA, Electric Factory
10/6 -- Chicago, IL, Riviera Theatre
10/7 -- Champaign, IL, University of Illinois
10/8 -- Saint Paul, MN, The Myth
10/10 -- Denver, CO, Paramount Theatre
10/11 -- Salt Late City, UT, The Complex
10/13 -- Oakland, CA, Fox Theatre
10/14 -- Los Angeles, CA, The Wiltern
10/15 -- Las Vegas, NV, The Chelsea Theatre

And here's the track listing for Freedom Child, according to Metro:

1. "No Man Is An Island"
2. "Rain"
3. "Arms Open"
4. "Rock The World"
5. "Mad Love"
6. "Deliverance"
7. "Divided States of America"
8. "Wonders"
9. "Love Not Lovers"
10. "Eden"
11. "Makeup"
12. "Written In The Scars"
13. "Awakening"
14. "Freedom Child"

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ABC/Fred Lee;Taylor Swift’s Beverly Hills mansion recently got historical landmark certification, and now her great-great-grandfather’s house is getting historic designation as well.

It appears ambition runs in the family: the relative on Taylor's father’s side, Charles Carmine Antonio Baldi, was an Italian immigrant entrepreneur and community leader who opened a slew of businesses in Philadelphia in the 1800s.

According to Metro, he founded his own coal yard, opened an insurance and real estate business, organized a savings-and-loan bank, operated the city’s only Italian daily newspaper and started the C.C.A. Baldi Funeral Home.

Baldi’s Green Street home in Manayunk was officially registered with the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places.

Taylor’s Beverly Hills estate was approved as a landmark back in April. The home was previously owned by famed Hollywood producer Samuel Goldwyn. Stars like Marlene Dietrich, Charlie Chaplin and Clark Gable reportedly partied there back in the day.

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Ethan Miller/GettyImagesSad, sad news for Justin Bieber fans in China hoping Justin’s Purpose tour would make a stop there.  They’ll have to be content with streaming and CDs -- the government’s banned him from performing in their country.

A message posted to the Beijing Culture Bureau website declares 23-year-old Bieber’s “bad behavior" is the reason.  At least, that’s according to the New York Times’ translation of the Chinese text.  Google’s best-effort translation is more entertaining: “It is understood that as a public figure, he had a series of bad behavior in the overseas social life and in the domestic performance activities caused public dissatisfaction.”  As such, “it is not appropriate to introduce bad behavior of the performing arts.”

The message was posted Tuesday, apparently in response to a fan’s question.

Justin’s uneven public behavior is no secret, of course, though he’s trying hard to change his image for the better.  Also, you might recall the last time Justin visited China, back in October of 2013, he was widely mocked when photos surfaced of two apparent bodyguards carrying him on their shoulders as they walked up the famous Great Wall.

Regardless, Justin’s in good company when it comes to being banned in China, joining acts including Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez, JAY-Z, Maroon 5 and others.

Justin’s Purpose tour resumes a week from Saturday in Arlington, Texas, and kicks off its next Asian leg September 23 in Tokyo, Japan.

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ABC/ Lou RoccoAT&T Audience Network and Direc TV will present Taylor Swift's Super Saturday Night Concert, an intimate, performance event on Friday night.

The concert, taped February 4 in Houston ahead of Super Bowl LI, is DirecTV's 12th annual Super Saturday Night event, and the first to feature Taylor.

The event is part of AT&T's exclusive multi-year, multi-faceted deal with the 10-time Grammy winner, which features performances, content and unique fan experiences.

The songs featured in the special include:

"New Romantics"
"Blank Space"
"I Knew You Were Trouble"
"I Don't Wanna Live Forever" (Live Worldwide Debut; Acoustic)
"You Belong with Me"
"All Too Well"
"Bad Blood"
"Out of the Woods"
"Shake It Off"

Taylor Swift Super Saturday Night is available on DirecTV Ch 239, DirecTV 4K ch. 104, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114 and on-demand through DirecTV Now.

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Daniel Smith/STX EntertainmentMusic fans are in for a treat this weekend: two pop superstars are featured in new movies arriving in theaters.

Rihanna stars in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, a sci-fi epic from director Luc [Luke] Besson based on a popular comic book series.  Rihanna plays Bubble, a shape-shifting alien, and says when Besson described the part, she was hooked.

"Sci-fi movies are always really fun and this one has such a modern twist," she says. "There’s a lot of reality in this world that’s not real, and that’s why I think I was [attracted] to it."

Rihanna also liked working with Besson, the director of The Fifth Element, The Professional and Lucy.

"He is very patient when it comes to working and directing me because I’m very new to the movie world and he’s very considerate of that," she explains.

Even more of an acting newbie is Harry Styles, making his big-screen debut in Dunkirk, a World War II drama from director Christopher Nolan.  It tells the real-life story of the evacuation of 400,000 Allied troops from France.  Harry says a big reason for taking the part was Nolan, the director of The Dark Knight and Inception.

"I’ve always been a massive fan of Chris’ movies and just getting to watch him work felt like a big part of the whole experience," he says. "It...felt pretty amazing to be involved in a project with him."

Harry plays a young soldier who, he says, "will kinda do anything to survive."

Harry studied the story of Dunkirk in school, but just barely. "I think that was something that’s so great about the movie," he says. "It’s such a massive piece of history and such an important part that isn’t told that often."

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Image Group LA/ABCLooks like all the work that Ariana Grande did to raise money for the victims of the Manchester bombing in May have made her a hero in the eyes of British kids.

The British paper The Mirror reports the singer is among the top 50 modern-day children's heroes, according to a new survey conducted by Mattel of six-to-13-year-old children in the U.K.  She wasn't the highest-ranked pop star on the list, though: that'd be British girl group Little Mix, who came in at #10, followed by Ed Sheeran at #11.

Ariana ranked #14 on the list, right after Simon Cowell, but ahead of the superhero Iron Man.  Justin Bieber and Harry Styles also made the list, but were ranked much further down, below the likes of The Rock, Thor, Luke Skywalker, Wonder Woman, Superman, Spider-Man, Batman, and Harry Potter.

But when it came to #1 and #2 , kids realized who the real heroes are: "Mum" topped the list, followed by "Dad" at #2.  In addition, "My teacher," "Grandmother" and "Grandfather" were among the real-life heroes on the kids' list.

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Burak Cingi/RedfernsLinkin Park frontman Chester Bennington has died, ABC News has confirmed. The musician was found dead in his Los Angeles home Thursday morning and his death is being investigated as a suicide; he was found hanging. He was 41.

LP's Mike Shinoda tweeted, "Shocked and heartbroken, but it's true. An official statement will come out as soon as we have one."

Bennington joined Linkin Park in 1999. A year later, the band released their debut album Hybrid Theory, which became a massive commercial success, and helped launch the rap-metal scene of the early 2000s. Hybrid Theory has since been certified diamond for 10 million copies sold.

In 2004, Linkin Park recorded a collaborative EP with rapper JAY-Z, which spawned the hit mash-up "Numb/Encore."

After Hybrid Theory and its follow-up, 2003's Meteora, Linkin Park began to move away from their initial rap-rock sound. Their seventh and most recent album, One More Light, which was released this past May, took a more pop-oriented approach. The band is scheduled to kick off a tour in support of the album on July 27 in Boston.

In between his work with Linkin Park, Bennington also fronted Stone Temple Pilots between 2013 and 2015.

Bennington had struggled with drug addiction throughout his life. He appeared very affected by the death of Chris Cornell, who committed suicide by hanging in May. Thursday, perhaps not coincidentally, would've been Cornell's 53rd birthday.

At Cornell's funeral service, Bennington sang Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah." The night of Cornell's death, Linkin Park performed the One More Light title track in honor of the late Soundgarden frontman.

In May, Linkin Park performed on a New York City subway for an Good Morning America segment on ABC. They were scheduled to play GMA's concert series in Central Park on August 4.

Bennington is survived by his wife, and six children.

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ABC/Fred LeeGood news for Taylor Swift in her legal battle with the Denver radio host who's suing her, claiming she caused him to lose his job after she accused him of groping her backstage at a concert.

A federal judge has agreed to a request from Taylor's legal team to sanction the host, David Mueller, for destroying a number of electronic devices that contained key evidence in the case, according to the Denver Post.

The key evidence was a secretly-recorded two-hour audio file of Mueller's conversation with his boss on June 3, 2013, the day before he was fired.   Mueller saved that recording, or parts of it, on a cell phone, laptop, iPad and office computer, all of which he later threw away or destroyed.

U.S District Judge William Martinez ruled Wednesday that because Mueller is seeking up to $3 million in damages from Taylor, "It is very hard to understand how he spent so little time and effort to preserve the very evidence which -- one might think -- could have helped him to prove his claims."

However, Martinez also ruled that Mueller didn't "intentionally" destroy the evidence, and so didn't impose the harshest sanctions possible.  Still, the ruling allows Taylor's lawyers to question Mueller in court about the recording and its subsequent destruction.  The jury can then decide Mueller's motivation for themselves.

"In this case, where the Plaintiff's credibility is critical to his claims, allowing cross-examination regarding his [destruction] of therefore quite a heavy sanction," wrote the judge.

Mueller sued Taylor in 2015, saying she "falsely" accused him of groping her before a June 2013 concert in Denver.  She counter-sued in 2015, saying he waited too long to file suit, and insisted that Mueller did, indeed, lift her skirt and grope her.

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Kevin Mazur/WireImage for MTVWhile 'N SYNC may not be a going concern anymore, all five members of the group are still good friends and talk -- or text -- often. In fact, one member who's about to become a dad says band mate Justin Timberlake has been giving him valuable advice.

Chris Kirkpatrick is expecting his first child with his wife, Karly, and tells US Weekly magazine that Lance Bass recently sent him some baby gifts, including a high chair. As for Justin, who has a two-year-old son named Silas, Chris says he's given him advice that's been very general and advice that's been very specific.

"Justin told me a million times, 'Your life is going to change,'" Chris tells the magazine.  But he says Justin also shared this warning: "Now, whenever you are changing a diaper and things like that, there is a weapon that is out there and it's going to go. Wrap things in plastic, be ready for anything.'"

Chris adds, "He's loving it because he's telling me all this crazy stuff and he's like, 'Just trust me on this one.'"

So, does that mean that Justin's personally experienced being in the "firing line," so to speak, while changing Silas?  Chris says with a laughs, "I can't say for sure but I can say probably. I can say it's a great possibility."

Chris also reveals that he, Justin, Lance, Joey Fatone and JC Chasez are all on a group text and are constantly communicating with each other.  The group went on permanent hiatus in 2002, but they reunited to perform on the 2013 MTV VMAs.  And about a year ago, they also reunited for JC's birthday.

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Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and TV!  Kelly Ripa made the news official Thursday morning on Live with Kelly and Ryan: Ryan Seacrest is the new host of ABC's reboot of American Idol.

"I'm happy to confirm, I can confirm with absolute confirmation, that Ryan Seacrest is returning for the host of American Idol!" said Kelly.  Then, realizing her error, she said, "Let me try that one more time.  Ryan Seacrest is returning as the host of American Idol!

"Absolutely, without a doubt," Ryan agreed. "I'm so excited. It's gonna be the best time!"

Ryan hosted American Idol on Fox for all 15 seasons.  When he signed off last year, he said, "Seacrest out...for now."

In a prepared statement, Seacrest said, "It’s genuinely hard to put into words what American Idol means to me. I’m so grateful for the show and all the career and life opportunities it’s allowed me to experience. It’s been an incredible journey from day one. To be asked to return this year, at my new home at Disney|ABC, is an honor, if not a bit surreal."

He added, "I believe ABC is the perfect home for Idol, and I’ve every confidence the show’s legions of fans will love it – especially Idol’s best traditions of showcasing heartwarming stories, remarkable talent discovery, and, best of all, making dreams come true.”

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Andrew Lipovsky/NBCHarry Styles stopped by The Tonight Show on Wednesday to plug the World War II drama Dunkirk, in which he makes his acting debut, and told host Jimmy Fallon that it was an "emotional" experience.

The film has gotten rave reviews, and Harry thinks people will have an easy time relating to it. 

"There's no like crazy back stories to any of the characters, really. I think they're a relatively blank slate," he says. "And it means when you're watching it, you're kind of projecting your fear. You're almost like watching them imagining as you. And...I found it very emotional and I was in it."

The "Sign of the Times" singer tells Fallon that Dunkirk isn't the typical war movie, because it's regular people who end up being the heroes. "It's just about community heroism and how these small acts from civilians and the normal people who are at home coming to save us, kind of together makes this massive thing," he explains. "And I think it's very much about the spirit of people and how when people come together, you can do incredible things."

Dunkirk, opening nationwide on Friday, tells the true story of Operation Dynamo, which in 1940 evacuated British, Belgian, Canadian and French soldiers from Dunkirk, France, where they were surrounded by the German army.

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Europa Press/Europa Press via Getty Images"Despacito," by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber, has been #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for 10 weeks, and it just set a record as the most streamed song of all time.  It's all been #1 every week on Billboard's 2017 Song of the Summer chart since the chart launched on Memorial Day.  Not bad for a song that actually came out in January.

"It's just been amazing that the song came out...and we're already talking about being the Song of the Summer," Luis tells ABC Radio. "If that happens, the song will really be playing in high rotation for seven to eight months non-stop! And nowadays, with so much music and so much going on, and so many amazing artists releasing albums, it's an honor to sort of have that slot."

The Song of the Summer chart keeps track of which songs do the best between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and the one that does is named the official 2017 Song of the Summer.  Luis says the success of "Despacito" is already so amazing that at this point, anything else is just a bonus.

"I don't know what's gonna happen," he tells ABC Radio. "I know that the song has been #1 for a buncha weeks and it's still going strong, and I'm already so blessed and so happy with what's happened, from now on it's just icing on the cake."  

Luis will launch a North American headlining tour in September.  He says that, like, "Despacito," his next single also will be a collaboration with a well-known artist.

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Greg WilliamsWhile Ed Sheeran may claim that he doesn't care what people think of his Game of Thrones cameo this past weekend, the director of the episode has come to his defense.  Specifically, Jeremy Podeswa isn't happy that fans complained about the "lovely" job that the singer did in the episode.

Speaking to Newsweek, Podeswa says, "I think Ed did a lovely job -- he’s a lovely actor and a lovely person. He was appropriate for the part because he needed to sing. If people didn’t know who Ed was, they wouldn’t have thought about it twice."

In the episode, Ed is part of a contingent of soldiers sent from King's Landing to keep the peace in the Riverlands.  When Arya Stark stumbles upon them, he's singing a song called "Hands of Gold."

"The hoo-ha seems to be from things that are outside of the world of the show," Podeswa says of the fans' anger.  "In the world of the show he did a lovely job, and he looks like he belongs in that world."

Podeswa, who also directed the upcoming season seven finale, says he's "quite surprised" at the reaction: after all, Ed's well known to be a huge fan of the show, and friendly with the cast.

"He comes with no entourage. There's nothing connected with him that's in the least bit self-aware or self-conscious,” Podeswa explains. "The only thing I don't feel great about is that Ed is such a lovely guy and really genuine and down to earth. He came into this with only lovely intentions to come and do a good job and sing well."

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Republic RecordsJulia Michael has no "Issues" with giving her fans new music. On July 28, she'll release a collection of songs called Nervous System.

"Time for new music guys! On July 28th, I’m releasing what I call a 'mini-album,'" she wrote on Instagram. "I can’t wait for you guys to hear it."

The mini-album features Julia's breakthrough debut single, "Issues," as well as her current single, "Uh Huh."  On July 27, she'll give the song its network TV debut on The Late Late Show with James Corden.

Here's the track listing for Nervous System:

"Uh Huh"
"Worst In Me"
"Make It Up To You"
"Just Do It"
"Don't Wanna Think"

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ABC/Phil McCartenLouis Tomlinson may be part of one of the biggest boy bands in the world, but the singer, who's now launching his solo career, says he’s not really about the glitz and glam of celebrity life.

“What I really can’t ever get used to, or really enjoy, are these super geared-up celebrity parties [where] everyone pretends to be friends, like they’ve known each other for years…But no one actually cares,” he tells Noisey. “You see people who are beyond self-absorbed, and that’s why it can be a dangerous place.”

Louis prefers nights out with his friends from back home in Doncaster, England. He describes his hometown as “the opposite of Hollywood” and says he uses his old mates as a barometer for his music and fashion decisions.

“I like to think that if I came out in some awful tracksuit, they’d all tell me about it on WhatsApp,” he says.

But Louis adds that he and his One Direction band mates are all still close friends. He recalls how they all came to support him when he performed his Steve Aoki collab, “Just Hold On,” on The X Factor, just days after his mother passed away.

“All the boys came to support me, and I didn’t know until a couple of hours beforehand,” he says. “It wasn’t one of those stupid f****** celebrity things where it’s like, ‘Let’s all get in a picture and put it on Instagram and show everyone that we’re best mates’ -- we didn’t even put it online.”

He adds, “There are always those little things that people don’t hear about.”

Louis’ new single with Bebe Rexha, “Back to You,” comes out Friday.

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Dennis LeupoldDemi Lovato threw an epic pool party for her “Sorry Not Sorry” video, complete with spontaneous make-out sessions, famous guests, and a whole lot of sass.

The colorful, fun-loving visual includes home video footage of the summer bash and features cameo appearances by Jamie Foxx, Wiz Khalifa and Paris Hilton.

Between shots of the real-life party, Demi is seen singing to her haters from a bubble-filled inflatable pool and in front of a white picket fence surrounded by lawn ornaments and red Solo cups -- filled with glitter, for the record, not alcohol. Demi, as we know, is five years sober.

As a tie-in to the theme of the video, Demi embarked on a seven-city house party tour, which just wrapped this past weekend.

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