Last Lap: Who Are The Latest Artists Announced To Perform At The CMT Music Awards?

Jessica Simpson’s dad proves he’s a very forgiving man, John Mayer and Katy Perry are keeping each other company, and Stone Temple Pilot’s frontman Scott Weiland is suing his band.

  • Two seemingly surprising performers have been added to the CMT Music Awards’ roster: Lenny Kravitz and Nelly. The stars will be joining country music’s finest at the awards June 5, at 8 p.m. ET. Don’t forget to tune in! [Huffington Post]
  • Nick Lachey may have made a slightly inappropriate joke about his former father-in-law’s sexuality, but Joe Simpson is taking it all in good humor. Apparently, he wouldn’t have minded if Lachey and daughter Jessica Simpson had stayed together. [Us Magazine]
  • Are Katy Perry and John Mayer back in a relationship? Well, maybe it’s just more of a summer fling. [E!]
  • Though it seems unclear if Stone Temple Pilots have officially ditched Scott Weiland, the frontman’s $7 million lawsuit might just be the nail in the coffin. [MTV]

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