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Taylor Swift In Talks To Play Joni Mitchell!

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Taylor Swift…pop country superstar and…folk singer?

Looks like Taylor may be hopping in a Big Yellow Taxi, headed for the silver screen!

Reportedly, Swifty is eyeing up the role of Joni Mitchell in the film adaptation of the book, Girls Like Us by Sheila Weller!

Though Taylor has already gotten her feet wet appearing in the rom-com Valentine’s Day along with every other celeb back in 2010, this would be her FIRST time taking on a dramatic role!

Girls Like Us will feature

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RHCP To Be Inducted To The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame!

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The Red Hot Chili Peppers are finally going to be inducted to The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by…Chris Rock???

The comedian, who has been a longtime friend and fan of the band, will be presenting the guys with the honor at the ceremony on April 12!

Congratz!!!

We’re actually surprised RHCP haven’t ALREADY been added to the list of Hall of Fame-rs!

Other inductees this year include

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Details On Amy Winehouse's Funeral

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As we thought would be the case, it sounds like this was an intense, emotional, and lovely event.

Amy Winehouse's funeral took place today at Edgwarebury Cemetery in London, and it was attended by around 200 of her closest friends and family.

Some of the guests in attendance included

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Carole King's Writing A Memoir

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This is going to be quite a read!

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Carole King is set to release a memoir next year titled Natural Woman. The book will follow her rise to fame from just a simple housewife to a musical super star. She plans on talking about her ex-husband and songwriting partner Gerry Goffin, her best-selling ten-time platinum album Tapestry and her work as an environmental activist. Natural Woman will be released in April 2012.

So faaaar way!

[Image via WENN.]

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Bon Jovi Is Highest Grossing Tour Of 2010

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We didn't see that coming.

It seems that going on tour is the way for musical acts to really make $$$$$$ - and these people sure did!

Below are the top grossing tours of 2010:

1. Bon Jovi
Total Gross: $146,507,388 Number of Shows: 69
Total Attendance: 1,591,154 Number of Sell-Outs: 69

2. U2
Total Gross: $131,502,369 Number of Shows: 22
Total Attendance: 1,312,784 Number of Sell-Outs: 22

3. AC/DC
Total Gross: $122,633,027 Number of Shows: 28
Total Attendance: 1,155,998 Number of Sell-Outs: 19

4. Lady Gaga
Total Gross: $116,227,987 Number of Shows: 122
Total Attendance: 1,362,993 Number of Sell-Outs: 101

5. Black Eyed Peas
Total Gross: $81,579,114 Number of Shows: 82
Total Attendance: 1,263,625 Number of Sell-Outs: 82

6. James Tayler & Carole King
Total Gross: $62,326,410 Number of Shows: 54
Total Attendance: 693,271 Number of Sell-Outs: 23

7. Eagles
Total Gross: $62,166,344 Number of Shows: 40
Total Attendance: 587,165 Number of Sell-Outs: 12

8. Metallica
Total Gross: $61,947,556 Number of Shows: 33
Total Attendance: 700,219 Number of Sell-Outs: 13

9. Dave Matthews Band
Total Gross: $61,247,906 Number of Shows: 57
Total Attendance: 1,052,312 Number of Sell-Outs: 25

10. Paul McCartney
Total Gross: $55,760,403 Number of Shows: 21
Total Attendance: 394,186 Number of Sell-Outs: 20

Wowsa! And that isn't the end of it!

A few of our favorites that did not make the top 10 are Michael Buble at No. 11 ($52.9 million), Taylor Swift at No. 15 (40.3 million), Justin Bieber at No. 19 ($35.6 million), Miley Cyrus at No. 22 ($33.1 million) and Carrie Underwood at No. 24 ($29.7 million).

Pretty impressive. Go get 'em!

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