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Taylor Swift Loves To Kiki With Fans About Relationship Issues

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Taylor Swift loves to sing about all of her boyfriend issues, so it makes total sense that she loves to talk about them too.

The country cutie — whose hits include songs like We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, You Belong With Me and Love Story — revealed in a recent interview that she talks to fan about relationship issues all the time.

In fact, it's her absolute FAVORITE thing to discuss with them and explained:

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Mariah Carey Is A BMI ICON!

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Mariah Carey may be best known for her INCREDIBLE voice - and more recently, her role as a judge this season on American Idol - but it's perhaps a lesser-known fact that she is also a talented songwriter, having penned some of her own biggest hits!

Well, thankfully, at the BMI Urban Awards this past Friday, her talents did NOT go unrecognized, as the diva was awarded with the publishing association's Icon Award…despite

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Avril Lavigne Spills! Songwriting With Fiancé Chad Kroeger Is So Magical!

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Avril Lavigne was such a sneaky lil' rockette!

Her relationship with Nickelback's Chad Kroeger totally flew under the radar, but nuh-uh–not so fast! She actually made some hints back in March!

Gushing on her songwriting moments with him, she said:

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Gwen Stefani And Tony Kanal Open Up About The Long-Awaited Return Of NO DOUBT!

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It's been a long 11 years without them, but finally, No Doubt is officially back with a new album, Push and Shove, next month, and we COULDN'T be more psyched about it!

And apparently, we're not alone, because during a recent interview, band members Gwen Stefani and Tony Kanal openly discussed why it took them so long to get working on tune-age together once again, how the lead singer feels about her solo career, and what exactly went into the song-writing process this time around!

Gwen explains:

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Quote Of The Day

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Snoop Dogg quote of the day

"To write rap I've got to smoke a lot of weed. I need some music, old music, R&B, hip hop, anything that's '70s, '80s, '60s. Something that's inspiring. Then I've got to have a couple of females around for inspiration."

- Snoop Dogg Lion on his song-writing skills

[Image via WENN.]

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Kelly Clarkson Gives One Direction Her Sloppy Seconds!

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Though mostly known for her ULTRA powerful vocals, songstress and Idol Queen Kelly Clarkson is also an AHmazing songwriter, as well!!!

Our Texan sweetheart has co-written tons of tracks on her albums, including hit singles Behind These Hazel Eyes and Because Of You!

And while he once judged Mz. Clarkson on the Idol stage, it seems Simon Cowell wanted in on Kel's songwriting action too!

He even asked Kelly to write a track for his boy band, One Direction!

Kelly recently revealed:

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Foster The People Talk Their Next Record!

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Oh man! We anticipate that we're going to be in for a real treat when this finally comes to fruition!

Mark Foster and his band, Foster the People, are still riding on the success of their debut album, Torches, while they tour all over the world, but the frontman recently revealed that they're also using the opportunity to prepare a variety of different ideas and aesthetics that will form the baseline for the sophomore effort!

He explains:

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