Last Lap: Will Taylor Swift Be At Your Next Family Function?

Who’s making Pharrell Williams cry? Jared Leto chats about his Thirty Seconds To Mars documentary with Big Morning Buzz Live, and Lily Allen remembers a late singer.

  • It turns out you don’t have to be famous to be one of Taylor Swift’s best friends. The singer dropped by a fan’s bridal shower and even showed up with gifts! From now on, be sure to invite Swifty to all of your family’s milestone celebrations — she just might show up! [Jezebel]
  • MTV Movie Awards winner Jared Leto isn’t just an amazing actor — he’s also a talented musician, in case you didn’t know it. He talks about how he and his band, Thirty Seconds To Mars, fought their record company and how they documented the battle in their documentary, Artifact.
  • Lily Allen is dedicating Sheezus, her first album in years, to the late Amy Winehouse. The two British singers both came to prominence during the mid-aughts, and Lily’s LP calls out some of the hypocrisy in the celebrity culture she feels Amy had to withstand. [Idolator]
  • If anyone can get you to cry on camera, it’s Oprah Winfrey. The media maven recently interviewed Pharrell Williams, with him becoming emotional when describing the impact of his song, “Happy.” [MTV News]

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