Jordin Sparks Announces New Label Deal

Jordin Sparks has announced her new partnership with Louder Than Life, a subsidiary label of Sony Music. The label was founded by veteran music executive and producer Salaam Remi. Jordin said in a statement that she's thrilled to start the next part of her career alongside Remi. "I am very excited to be working alongside Salaam Remi on my next album," said Sparks.

Rihanna Joins Puma As Creative Director

Rihanna has signed on to work as the newest creative director for Puma. Both the singer and sneaker brand broke news of the partnership this week, sharing photos of a contract signing event via social media. According to a statement from Puma, Riri's mutli-year contract with the firm will find her working "with Puma to design and customize classic Puma styles . . ."

Keith Urban To Release 2015 Calendar To Benefit St. Jude

Keith Urban has announced plans for a new 2015 calendar to support St. Jude's Cancer Research Hospital. The singer has produced a calendar for the hospital every year since 2002, and, according to theboot.com, has raised over $850,000 for the cause so far.

Jennifer Lopez To Begin Work On Eleventh Album

Jennifer Lopez is hard at work on a new album, the eleventh of her career. According to new reports, Lopez has re-teamed with Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins on the as yet untitled project. The two preciously collaborated on a number of songs with most notable being "If You Had My Love." J-Lo released her eighth studio album, A.K.A.., this past June.

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