Justin Bieber announced yesterday during an interview that he would be retiring after the release of his next album, which comes out December 23rd. He said, "I'm retiring. I'm going to take some time. I think I'm probably going to quit music." Justin delivered the announcement with a straight face and hid his poker face under a dark pair of sunglasses. People in Bieber's camp later said he was joking, but Justin has yet to respond.
Last night on "The Voice" they eliminated Will Champlin, bringing it down to Jacquie Lee and Tessanne Chin. Season 5 winner is...Tessanne! That gives Adam Levine his second win as a coach. Blake Shelton won the other three seasons. They will both be back next season along with the return of Usher and Shakira.
iTunes has released their list of the Best Selling Albums of the Year, and Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" was #1 followed by Beyonce's new self-titled album. They also released their list of the Best Selling Singles of the Year, and "Thrift Shop" by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis was #1. Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" was second.
One Direction's new song "Midnight Memories" sounds a little bit like the Def Leppard classic "Pour Some Sugar On Me". But does it sound so much like it that Def Leppard could actually sue? The British tabloids say Def Leppard is considering a lawsuit. The band has yet to comment.Check out the chorus of each song! At :37 for One Direction and 1:27 for Def Leppard.