Last Lap: What Past Struggle Has Miley Cyrus Overcome?

Why are we so stoked about the music artists slated for the MTV Movie Awards? Simon Cowell discusses his new life as a dad, and we find out who’s headlining the Outside Lands festival.

  • Miley Cyrus may be empowering herself now, but she admits she once struggled with crippling depression. She says her dad, Billy Ray Cyrus, even once had to break down a door after she’d locked herself away in a room. Knowing that she’s now healthy is enough to make any of us twerk! [Perez Hilton]
  • Music mogul Simon Cowell has opened up about the affair that led to the birth of his son. Though he isn’t keen about having been with his friend’s then-wife, the X Factor judge is happily settling into to his new relationship and his role as a father. [Los Angeles Times]
  • Headliners for the Outside Lands festival have been announced, with Kanye West and The Killers among the artists performing. Hey, it’s as good an excuse as any to head to San Francisco. [Idolator]
  • We know that Eminem and Rihanna are appearing at Sunday’s MTV Movie Awards, but we’re getting a little reminder about why we love their live performances so much. [MTV News]

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