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Jolin Wows in Marc Jacobs at 2016 MET Gala

Jolin Wows in Marc Jacobs at 2016 MET Gala

Singer Jolin Tsai went goth and glam for one of fashion’s biggest night’s, the 2016 MET Gala. Stakes are always high for the annual gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in downtown New York City, an event presided over by Costume Institute co-chair and Vogue editor Anna Wintour. The “Play” songstress was the first...Continue reading
'Shake It Off' gets surreal

‘Shake It Off’ gets surreal

What do you get when you have 49 animation students from the University of Newcastle Australia, give them a 52-frame rotoscoping assignment and a catchy Taylor Swift tune? You get this wonderfully weird animated version of “Shake it Off.”  Happy Friday, everyone!  Continue reading
Jolin Tsai Song "Play" Tops 100 Best Singles List

Jolin Tsai Song “Play” Tops 100 Best Singles List

View image | Jolin Tsai’s song “Play” has topped a list of 100 best singles in a poll by Hit FM and Sina Weibo. Tsai was followed by Singaporean singer Stefanie Sun’s “Kepler” and “Let It Go” from the hit Disney film Frozen. Albums and songs were rated according to their sales, online downloads,...Continue reading
Zony and Yony perform Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" on the Ellen DeGeneres Show

Zony and Yony perform Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” on the Ellen DeGeneres Show

Dancing twin sisters Zony and Yony appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show for the third time this weekend. The twins shot to fame here in Taiwan after a video of them dancing to South Korean girl group Crayon Pop’s song “Bar Bar Bar” dressed in scooter helmets and tutus was posted on YouTube in February....Continue reading
The Memoir of a Cowgirl's Mainstream Success: Taylor Swift's 1989

The Memoir of a Cowgirl’s Mainstream Success: Taylor Swift’s 1989

By now you may have heard, Taylor Swift’s new album, 1989, which released for iTunes on October 24th and in record stores on October 31st, has become the fastest-selling album in the last 12 years. It topped the Billboard 200 chart in the US, selling 1.287 million copies in its first week of release, a...Continue reading